ASUS adds two new powerful machines to its Zenbook lineup.
Both ZenBook Duo 14 and the ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED come with dual screens.
The ZenBook Duo 14 starts at Rs 99,990 & the ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED starts at Rs 2,39,990.
ASUS debuted the ZenBook Duo dual-screen laptops back in October 2019 in India. Now, the company has now added two new machines to the lineup – the ZenBook Duo 14 and the ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED. The ZenBook Duo 14 (UX482EA) is Intel Evo verified and features up to the 11th Gen Intel Core i7 processor with Intel Iris Xe graphics. The ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED, on the other hand, is a more premium offering that comes loaded with up to 10th Gen Intel Core i9 processor backed by NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 and 32 GB of DDR4 RAM.
Here's everything you need to know about these two new laptops –
ASUS ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED (UX582LR)
The ASUS ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED, as the name suggests, sports a 15.6-inch OLED display. It's a 4K UHD panel with touchscreen support and ASUS says it has 440 nits brightness, 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio, and 0.2ms response time. It's also said to be a PANTONE Validated display with 178-degree viewing angles and 100% DCI-P3 colour gamut coverage.
In addition to the main 15.6-inch OLED panel, there's also a secondary display. It's a 14.1-inch ScreenPad Plus panel with a resolution of 3840×1100. It's an IPS touchscreen panel with 400 nits of max brightness and 100% sRGB coverage.
The ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED comes loaded with Intel's 10th generation processors. You can configure it with either an Intel Core i7-10870H or the Core i9-10980H processor. You also get the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 GPU with 8GB GDDR6 memory. It also has 32GB DDR4 RAM and 1TB M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD. Connectivity options include dual-band WiFi 6 + Bluetooth 5.0. The laptop is packed with a 92Wh battery and it also has an HD infrared webcam with Windows Hello support.
ZenBook Duo 14
In addition to the more expensive ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED, ASUS has also launched the ZenBook Duo 14 which is a slightly smaller version of the same notebook. You get Intel's 11th generation processors on this one and you get to choose between either the Intel Core i7-1165G7 or the Core i5-1135G7 processors.
For GPU, you can choose to buy either the variant with the Intel Iris Xe graphics or Nvidia's GeForce MX450 GPU with 2GB GDDR6b memory. The ZenBook Duo 14 comes with up to 16GB LPDDR4X memory and up to 1TB M.2 NVMe PCIe SSD. This one also supports WiFi 6 and Bluetooth 5.0 and there's also an HD infrared webcam with Windows Hello support. The ZenBook Duo 14 packs a 70Wh battery and you get a 65W USB Type C power adapter.
Pricing & Availability
ASUS has launched the ZenBook Duo 14 for a starting price of Rs 99,990 and it will be available to purchase starting April 14 from Amazon, Flipkart, and ASUS' retail partners. The ZenBook Pro Duo 15 OLED, on the other hand, will cost you Rs 2,39,990 for the base variant. We don't have an official availability date for this laptop but ASUS says it will go on sale sometime in the month of May.