Asus Zenbook UX303LN notebook to sport NVIDIA graphics, high-res screen

Asus plans to launch a new high-end ultrabook this year, featuring an Intel Haswell processor, NVIDIA graphics, and a 13 inch, 3200 x 1800 pixel display. It’s called the Asus Zenbook UX303LN, and Ultrabook Review has a first look. Surprisingly enough, the high-resolution display and discrete graphics aren’t even what makes this device stand out […]

Asus Zenbook Infinity with a Gorilla Glass lid coming to Computex 2013

Asus plans to unveil a new ultrabook at Computex later this month. The company says the Asus Zenbook Infinity will be 14 percent thinner than other notebooks in the Zenbook line, thanks to new materials. The Asus Zenbook Infinity has an aluminum and glass case, and features Corning Gorilla Glass 3 on the lid and […]

Asus brings touch to its biggest ultrabook, the Zenbook U500VZ

Asus recently started adding touchscreens to its Zenbook line of ultrabooks. Now it looks like the largest member of the Zenbook family, the 15.6 inch Zenbook U500VZ is getting the touchscreen… err, touch. Engadget noticed that a new Asus Zenbook Touch U500VZ showed up on the Asus website recently. The notebook measures less than 0.8 […]

Asus introduces Zenbook U500 15 inch ultrabook

Asus is broadening its ultrabook lineup with the introduction of a new 15 inch model. It’s called the Asus Zenbook U500VZ, and it features a 1920 x 1080 pixel full HD IPS display. The Asus Zenbook U500 measures 0.78 inches thick, which lets it fit comfortably into Intel’s guidelines for ultrabooks. But the laptop is […]

You can install Windows on the SSD cache drive on some ultrabooks

One of the things a thin and light laptop needs to qualify as an ultrabook is a solid state disk. These SSDs are faster than traditional hard drives, and they use less power and generate less heat. That leads to longer battery life and faster performance. Most higher-priced ultrabooks have 128GB or larger SSDs, but […]

Asus Zenbook Prime ultrabook with 1080p screen spotted

Asus is preparing to introduce its second generation Zenbook line of ultrabooks. The original Zenbook UX21 and UX31 were the first thin and light laptops to meet Intel’s ultrabook specifications when they launched in late 2011. So what’s next? Higher resolution displays. Engadget Chinese got an early glimpse at two new ultrabooks from Asus. The […]