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Asus Zenbook UX310UQ: Thin and light notebook with NVIDIA graphics

Want a thin and light laptop, but don’t want to settle for Intel graphics? Asus has introduced a new member of its Zenbook family, and it’s a 3.2 laptop that measures 0.7 inches thick and which features NVIDIA GeForce 940MX graphics. The Zenbook UX310UQ was on display at Computex earlier this month, and according to […]

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2 pound Asus ZenBook 3 laptop is half an inch thick, starts at $999

Asus is no stranger to thin and light laptops, but the new Asus ZenBook 3 is the company’s thinnest and lightest to date. It measures 11.9mm (0.46 inches) thick and weighs just 910 grams (2 pounds). But this little laptop with a 12.5 inch display still packs a lot of power. Asus will offer models with […]

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Asus ZenBook UX306 with USB-C coming soon

I recently reviewed the Asus ZenBook UX305UA laptop with a Core i5 Skylake processor and for the most part I found it to be a pretty good laptop for a pretty good price. But it looks like Asus has a new model on the way which will have a few features the ZenBook UX305 series […]

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Asus Zenbook UX305UA laptop review (Core i5 Skylake model)

The Asus Zenbook UX305 line of laptops, are thin, light, and surprisingly cheap when you look at their spec sheets. Asus launched the first model in early 2015, offering a 2.7 pound laptop with 8GB of RAM, 256GB of solid state storage, and an Intel Core M processor for just $699. It certainly wasn’t the […]

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Acer launches S 13 ultrabook for $699 and up

Acer was one of the first companies to launch an ultrabook, but it’s been a little while since we’ve seen a new model from the company. That changes this month with the introduction of the new 2.9 pound Acer Aspire S 13 laptop. It launches in Europe this month for  €699, and the Aspire S […]

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Asus Zenbook UX305UA now available with Core i5 Skylake for $750

The Asus Zenbook UX305 line of notebooks are thin, light, and relatively affordable. Asus began offering its first models with 6th-gen Intel “Skylake” processors in late 2015. But if you’ve been holding out for a version with a more powerful chip, now you can buy a Zenbook UX305UA with a Core i5 Skylake chip for […]

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This is how HP made the Spectre laptop just 0.4 inches thick

The HP Spectre laptop  is one of the thinnest notebooks I’ve ever seen, and it’s certainly the thinnest to be available with a Core i5 or Core i7 Skylake processor. Measuring just 10.4mm (0.41 inches) thick, this notebook with a 13.3 inch display is noticeably thinner than a MacBook Air, Samsung Notebook 9, Dell XPS […]

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HP Spectre laptop is 0.4 inches thick, 2.5 pounds, and powered by Intel Core i5 or Core i7 chips

HP is revamping its Spectre line of premium notebooks with a new thin-and-light model that the company says will actually be the thinnest laptop on the market. The 2016 HP Spectre measures just 10.4mm (0.41 inches) thick, making it about a tenth of an inch thinner than an Apple MacBook. But while the MacBook has a […]

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Asus Zenfone 3, ZenBook UX330 outed a bit early

Asus seems to be preparing a follow-up to the popular Zenfone 2 smartphone, as well as a new thin-and-light notebook as part of the Zenbook family. The Asus Zenfone 3 and Zenbook UX330 are both listed on the Red Dot Design awards website, even though neither product has been officially launched yet. That’s the same […]

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Meet the Asus ZenBook Flip UX360CA

As expected, Asus is adding a convertible notebook to is ZenBook UX line of thin, light, and fanless laptops. The Asus ZenBook Flip UX360CA is a 2.9 pound notebook with an Intel Core M Skylake processor, a 13 inch touchscreen display, and a 360 degree hinge that lets you fold the screen backward for use […]