Asus is expanding its line of ultrabooks with new Windows 8 models featuring screen sizes ranging from 11.6 inches to 15.6 inches. Some of the higher-end models feature full HD 1080p displays, NVIDIA graphics, and more.
All models feature Intel Ivy Bridge processors.
Prices range from $699 to $1,999, and the new ultrabooks should be available in November.
Here’s a run-down of some of the new models:
- Zenbook UX21A – 11.6 inch screen, full HD display, up to 256GB storage, 2.4 pounds
- Zenbook UX31A – 13.3 inch screen, full HD display, optional touchscreen, 2.9 pounds
- Zenbook UX32VD – 13.3 inch screen, full HD display, NVIDIA GT 620M graphics
- Zenbook UX42VS – 14 inch screen, HD display, NVIDIA GT 645M graphics, 4.2 pounds
- Zenbook UX52VS – 15.6 inch screen, full HD display, NVIDIA GT 645M graphics, 4.9 pounds
- Zenbook U500VZ – 15.6 inch scren, full HD display, NVIDIA GT 650M graphics, 4.4 pounds
Some of the larger models also have optical disc drives. We’ve seen many of these devices before, but the 14 inch version is new to me.