Asus is preparing to renew the two families of notebook X and N with the introduction of processors Skylake. In detail, the new models will be the N552 15.6-inch and 17.3-inch N752. It is targeted to home entertainment notebook, which can be taken into account also for gaming, if you do not have very high demands.
Facilities in both cases calls into question the latest Intel CPU Core i7 and Nvidia GTX graphics, up to 960m. Among the new features we are also to be reported on January 2 that the USB 3.1 supports a maximum data transfer rate of 10 Gbit / s and various storage options including PCIe 3.0 x4 SSDs up to 512 GB. The allocation of memory RAM reaches a maximum of 16 GB.
IPS screens support resolutions up to 4K / UHD (3,840 x 2,160 pixels) with a pixel density of 282 PPI and viewing angles up to 178 degrees, while the audio is cross the presence of Asus SonicMaster technology. Common also the choice of the aluminum alloy for the coating of the base and the cover.
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The other renewed range is the set X, and in particular models X456, X556 and X756, which have notebook screens respectively by 14, 15.6 and 17.3 inches. It dominates the coating brushed metal in the colors brown (Chocolate Brown), blue (Navy Blue), White (Arctic Snow), Red (Glamour Red), and gold (Icicle Gold).
It is equipped with the Intel Core i7 Skylake, Nvidia GeForce 940M graphics, up to 8GB of RAM optional expandable to 16 GB and Windows 10 preinstalled. As regards the storage, are available traditional hard drives up to 2 TB or SSD optional.
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The manufacturer ensures that in areas in which the user holds habitually hands (palm rest and keyboard) the temperature never rises above 35 degrees; is a detail that we reserve to check in testing when the products are available.
Connectivity includes a USB Type-C, standard connectors USB 3.0 and USB 2.0, HDMI and VGA video outputs, a reader for memory cards SD / SDHC / SDXC, Ethernet jack, and optical drive.
At the moment there is no information on pricing and availability, we will keep you updated once we have information.