A day later Unveiled its ROG Gaming lineup, Asus has announced the 2021 lineup of ZenBook and VivoBook laptops, with another entry-level gaming model under its TUF banner. New laptop was featured in virtual CES 2021 Briefings and refreshments for previous flagship ZenBook Duo 14 and Zenbook Pro Duo 15 models, and the more mainstream VivoBook 14 are included. Asus has used Intel’s latest 11th gen ‘Tiger Lake’ CPU And Nvidia GeForce RTX 30-Series Mobile GPU, And includes the new lineup Intel Evo Certified Design. The price and details of their availability in India are not yet known, but based on past experience, all these new laptops should arrive here relatively soon.
Asus TUF Dash F15 and TUF Gaming A15
The new TUF Dash F15 is made thinner and portable, and Asus says it is 10 percent smaller and 14 percent lighter than the previous generation. At less than 20 mm thick, it has a new aesthetic and will be available in Moonlight White and Eclipse Gray. Asus uses up to a new 11th gen Intel H-series CPU and an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 GPU. It has up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM and 1TB SSD, both of which are upgradeable. The 15.6-inch screen has a 240Hz refresh rate and narrow borders. Asus claims 16 hours of battery life, plus fast charging and Type-C charging. The new TUF Dash F15 features two redesigned self-cleaning fans and an anti-dust design.
The TUF Gaming A15 is based on AMD’s new Ryzen 7 5800H CPU and Nvidia GeForce RTX 30-Series GPU, with a 15.6-inch full-HD 144Hz or 240Hz adaptive sync screen, up to 32GB of RAM and 1TB SSD.
Asus ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED (UX582)
The flagship The ZenBook Pro Duo with its massive screenpad + second screen now gets an automatic tilt mechanism to improve airflow and usability. The main 15.6-inch screen is now a 4K HDR OLED panel. On the inside, you get an 11th Gen Intel Core i9 CPU, Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 GPU, up to 32 GB of RAM and up to 1 TB PCIe SSD. There is also Thunderbolt 3 and Wi-Fi. Updated software improves the second screen for productivity and multitasking, especially in content creation software.
Asus ZenBook Duo 14 (UX482)
The more portable ZenBook Duo 14 has also been updated with the same auto-tilt mechanism for the ScreenPad + secondary display. It is built around the 11th General Intel Core CPU with an Intel Evo badge. You get integrated Intel Xe graphics or an Nvidia GeForce MX450 GPU. It promises 17 hours of battery life plus Type-C charging through its Thunderbolt 4 port. Of course this is an improvement in the same software as its elder brother. Check us 2021 Zenbook Duo 14 first impressions here.
Asus Vivobuk S14
The new ultraportable VivoBook S14 is also an Intel Evo certified design with an all-metal body and unique deep green color with yellow tents. It is 15.9 mm thick and weighs 1.3kg. The 14-inch full-HD display has narrow borders, and Asus boasts a 17-hour battery life. You get the option of an 11th Gen Intel Core CPU with integrated Intel Xe graphics, up to 16 GB of RAM and 1 TB of storage, a fingerprint sensor, and a virtual numberpad integrated into the trackpad.
Asus Zenbook 13 OLED, Zenbook 14, and Zenbook Flip 15
The ZenBook 13 OLED UX325 and UM325 have AMD Ryzen 5000-series and Intel 11th Gen Core CPUs, respectively. Both weigh 1.11kg and 13.9mm in thickness. Both have 13.3-inch full-HD OLED panels. The new ZenBook 14 weighs 1.3 kg and has similar features with a 14-inch full-HD LED-backlit screen. The ZenBook Flip 15 has a 360-degree hinge and a 15.6-inch full-HD touchscreen plus Nvidia GeForce GTX 1650 Ti GPU.
Asus Expert and Chromebook Series
New launches in Asus’ commercial PC lineup for business users include the ultraportable 0.88kg Expertbook B9, which promises up to 20 hours of battery life with 11th gen Intel Core vPro CPU, Intel Xe graphics, up to 32GB of RAM, and dual SSDs Does. Is in RAID. The ExpertBook B1 is a more mainstream model with an Nvidia GeForce MX330 GPU, while the ExpertCenter D7 SFF is a compact desktop PC with a 3 TB hard drive plus 2 TB SSD and Nvidia Quadro P620 GPU. Asus BR1100F 2-in-1 and BR1100C laptops are entry-level options for the education market. Asus also launched three Intel and AMD-based Chromebooks, Chromebook Flip CX5, Chromebook CX9 and Chromebook Flip CM5.
Other Products & Accessories
Asus had plenty to show other products, including the ProArt display PA148CTV, a 14-inch multi-touch full-HD IPS portable monitor to help creative professionals be more productive; ProArt display PA329CV 32-inch 4K HDR monitor with color calibration; Coffee-cup shaped Zenbeam Latte L1 wireless projector with built-in speaker; ZenScreen MB16ACV, a 15.6-inch portable monitor with an antibacterial treatment; And Asus Zen AIO24 all-in-one desktop PC.
For networking, Asus has introduced several new routers, mesh routers and network adapters for Wi-Fi 6 and 6E. There are also new graphics cards based on this Nvidia’s just announced GeForce RTX 3060 GPU, And a plug-in PCIe AI accelerator card