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ASUS ZenBook Duo, ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED launched in India: price, specifications

On: April 14, 2021
Highlights

  • ASUS has upgraded the ZenBook Duo and ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED laptops
  • Both machines come with enhanced hardware and a cooling system
  • The two devices retain the same design as their older models

The ASUS ZenBook Duo and ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED have launched in India. The latest offerings are actually upgraded versions of their respective 2019 models. The devices come with the same display and design, but pack upgraded hardware. 

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The ZenBook Pro and ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED are slightly different from each other in terms of specifications. The laptops are aimed at creators and people who prefer to work on multiple displays. Read on to know more about what the two devices offer out of the box.

ZenBook Duo and ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED specifications and features

ASUS ZenBook Duo

The ZenBook Duo lacks a dedicated number pad

Starting with the ZenBook Duo, the device features a 14-inch LED display bearing FHD+ resolution. On the other hand, the Pro Duo 15 comes with a 15.6-inch OLED screen with a 4K display resolution. Both laptops have Pantone validated displays delivering colour accuracy as well as TUV Rheinland certification for eye safety. 

The ZenBook Duo offers a 12.6-inch secondary screen while the Pro Duo 15 OLED has a bigger 14-inch display. The second screen on both devices is touch-enabled and features a tilting design that lifts up to 9.5 degrees for reducing glares and reflections. Both laptops feature backlit keyboards. A notable difference between the two machines is that the Pro Duo 15 OLED has a trackpad on the right that also doubles up as a number pad, while the ZenBook Pro lacks this. 

Under the hood, the ZenBook Duo houses up to 11th generation Intel Core i7 processors paired with Intel Iris Xe graphics and 16GB RAM. It also comes with an optional NVIDIA GeForce MX450 GPU. On the other hand, the ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED is equipped with up to 10th gen Core i9 processor coupled with GeForce RTX 3070 GPU and up to 32GB DDR4 RAM.

The ZenBook Duo and Pro Duo 15 OLED are equipped with an Active Aerodynamic System (AAS) that is said to increase the airflow cooling by 49 percent. Both laptops offer up to 1TB SSD storage capacity. 

ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED

The ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED is a premium offering

The ZenBook Duo and Pro Duo 15 OLED come with HD Infrared webcam and Windows Hello authentication. They are equipped with Harman Kardon certified speakers and an array microphone with support for Cortana voice recognition. Connectivity options on both laptops include WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, two Thunderbolt 4 ports, one USB 3.2 Gen2 port, HDMI 1.4 port, 3.5mm jack and a microSD card slot. 

The ZenBook Duo is backed by a 70Wh battery that is claimed to last up to 17 hours. The Pro Duo 15 OLED draws its power from a 90Wh battery unit. 

ZenBook Duo and ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED price in India

The ZenBook Duo starts at Rs 99,990 while the ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED carries a starting price tag of Rs 2,39,990. Both laptops will be available for purchase starting April 14th from Amazon, Flipkart, ASUS exclusive stores, Vijay Sales, Croma and Reliance Digital stores across the country. 

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Viraj Gawde

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