Alongside quite the busy on the North American launch of the Zenfone 2 smartphone, Asus has also rolled out its newest ultra-thin laptop. Dubbed the Asus ZenBook Pro UX501, it comes with a powerful processor, discrete graphics, as well as a big and high-resolution display. Considering all of these, the ZenBook Pro UX501 offers a kind of hefty price tag but a bit cheaper than last month’s amount.
The high-end ZenBook Pro UX501 was launched back in April 2015 and sold for cost $1499 price tag (initial price is $1799 when it’s first released). Well, you can order it right now at Asus Store with $300 off the original price.
Moving on specs, the laptop sports a 15.6 inch touchscreen display that capable to delivering 3840 x 2160 pixel. It is paired with Bang & Olufsen audio technology to produce good sound quality. Under the hood, you’ll found the Intel Core i7 Haswell processor and NVIDIA GTX 960M graphics. New Asus ZenBook Pro UX501 4K ultrabook is got 16GB of RAM and 512GB of solid state storage.
As far as the WiFi 802.11ac connectivity goes, which is the UX501’s bigger bragging point. There are also Bluetooth 4.0, Thunderbolt 2.0, HDMI, and three USB 3.0 ports. Moreover, this ultrabook is equipped with an SDXC card reader and a 96Wh battery. The machine seems a bit heavy for ultrabook category, which physical measures 15.1 x 10 x 0.8 inches and weighs about 5 pounds.
Asus ZenBook Pro UX501 high-end 4K ultrabook now available in the US with a bit cheaper