ASUS Zenbook 3 UX390UA is one of the most beautiful and thin laptops in the world and is also one of the most powerful because mounting an uncompromising hardware platform with Intel processors Kaby Lake, aka Intel Core U Series seventh generation (non Y series with very low consumption but also at lower performance going to equip other ultraslim notebooks), well LPDDR3 16GB of RAM and a lightning-fast SSD PCIe link interfaced on 4 January 3rd.
ASUS Zenbook 3 UX390UA
A hardware equipment to the top of current mobile technology but it fades into the background, overshadowed wonderful aesthetics of this handset. We have no doubt about when we talk about ASUS Zenbook 3 is design to attract the attention. It seems a jewel came from the chisel of a craftsman with an impeccable clamshell frame, as thin as a blade, made from a special aluminum alloy from the aerospace industry, enhanced by the brushed finish typical concentric circle of the “maison” Taiwanese.
Recall the world of jewelery including the edges and the ASUS gold logo on all the available colors: pink gold, certainly more suitable for a female audience, gray, the most classical of the three, and blue, our favorite because it highlights golden details. The novelty is that, in keeping with the promise made during the Zenvolution event in Milan, ASUS Zenbook 3 is now on sale in Italy in all colors.
SKUs for our country are: UX390UA-GS053R for Rose Gold version, UX390UA-GS036R for Quartz Grey model and UX390UA-GS048R for Royal Blue variant. Find a list of stores where you can buy them at this address.
Apart from the different tint of the frame, the three configurations are absolutely identical. In a chassis of only 11,9mm thick and 910 grams in weight, are home to one of 12.5 “Full HD screen with wide viewing angles, a full size keyboard with a key pitch of 19,8mm and a multitouch touchpad with sensor fingerprint to login with Windows Hello via fingerprint. on closer inspection, the ASUS Zenbook 3 is the expression of an obsessive search for perfection and the minimum thickness in its entirety.
Every single component is a miracle in itself: the screen has a perimeter frame of only 7,6mm, is covered in glass Corning Gorilla Glass 4 that allows you to have the best protection in only 0.4mm thick, the keyboard to the island has a stroke of 0.8mm keys, the cooling system uses an innovative fan with the liquid crystal polymer only 0.3mm high and copper pipeline from 0.1mm, USB 3.1 Type-C reversible door allows you to connect any input device or output. Too bad the USB-C is equipped with Thunderbolt technology 3 that would allow you to connect an external GPU like the Asus XG Station 2 of the same.
ASUS Zenbook 3: USB-C alone all
Let us add that the two abstractly processor options available for the ASUS Zenbook 3 UC390UA, Intel Core i7-7200U and i7-7500U, arrives in Italy only the latter, the most powerful. In short, you put the ASUS Zenbook 3 UX390UA under the Christmas tree for a “WOW effect” insured.
Specifications ASUS ZenBook 3 UX390UA
CPU: Intel Core i7-7500U Kaby Lake (4 cores in HT, max turbo frequency 3.5GHz)
Display: 12.5 “(16: 9), LED backlit with a resolution FHD (1920 x 1080 pixels) antiglare, NTSC 72% coverage, 7.6mm ultra-thin frame, 82% ratio of display and size of the notebook
Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Professional
GPU: Intel Integrated HD 620
Memory: 16GB 2133 MHz LPDDR3
Storage: 512 GB SSD PCIe x4 January 3
Connectivity: WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1
Camera: VGA Webcam
Interfaces: Combo audio jack, USB 3.1 Type-C (Supports monitor and power supply)
Audio: 2 x high quality stereo speakers High-quality stereo speakers, 2 x speakers to five magnets, ASUS SonicMaster Premium technology tuning Harman / Kardon
Security: Fingerprint reader on the touchpad
Battery: 6-cell, 40W, lithium polymer
AC power supply Output: 20 V DC, 2.25 A, 45 W
Input: 100 -240 V AC, 50/60 Hz universal
Dimensions: 296 x 191.2 x 11.9 mm
Weight: 910 grams with battery