CES 2018: ASUS announces new laptops, all-in-one PCs and a gaming laptop powered by Windows 10
Today at CES, ASUS announced exciting new laptops and all-in-one PCs powered by Windows 10, and showed their Always Connected PC announced last month: the ASUS NovaGo, designed to deliver impeccable connectivity to keep you in touch around the home, at the office and on-the-go. Let’s take a look at these devices:
The revolutionary ZenBook 13 is a laptop that’s ultralight, ultrathin and ultrapowerful. It’s the first-ever ZenBook to be constructed from magnesium-aluminum alloy, a super-strong and super-light material that’s 33% lighter than the standard alloy used in laptops. It’s built to give you the ultimate mobility, featuring a feather-light 985g all-metal chassis and all-day 15-hour battery life. Powered by Windows 10, it arrives with features built-in such as Windows Hello and your digital personal assistant Cortana** for more efficient and productive computing.
ASUS X507 is a 15.6-inch laptop with backpack-friendly dimensions and an overall weight of just 1.68kg. It’s powered by up to an Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce MX110 graphics for smooth visuals. Its NanoEdge bezel design and Full HD display with wide 178° viewing angles ensure you get the very best visual experience.
X507 has a dual-storage design that offers a choice of flexible and convenient storage options, combining a blazing-fast 256GB SSD with a large 1TB HDD. Ultrafast dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi provides speeds of up to 867Mbps — that’s up to 6X faster than 802.11n!
Vivo AiO V272
ASUS Vivo AiO V272 delivers uncompromising performance and is powered by up to an 8th Generation Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics. Its 27-inch display features a 100% sRGB color gamut and 178˚ wide-view technology to provide truly engaging visuals. On top of that, capacitive 10-point multitouch and intuitive multifinger gesture input makes navigation and control quick and easy. Bass-reflex speakers, together with ASUS SonicMaster, provide superb and immersive audio.
The ASUS ZenAnywhere app gives you secure, remote access to the webcam and personal data stored in Vivo AiO V272. You can even wake the computer, put it in sleep mode, or shut it down — all remotely. With Windows 10, this device provides a secure and familiar computing experience, including your digital personal assistant Cortana’s voice recognition capability for more efficient and productive computing.
Vivo AiO V222
ASUS Vivo AiO V222 has a frameless 22-inch Full HD display with an incredible 87% screen-to-body ratio for edge-to-edge visuals. ASUS Splendid and Tru2Life Video technologies ensure you enjoy games and movies in amazing detail, with vivid colors and contrast. To complete the ultimate entertainment experience, bass-reflex speakers and ASUS SonicMaster provide superb, immersive audio. The Vivo AiO V222 is powered by Windows 10 and works with the ASUS ZenAnywhere app, so you have secure, remote access to the webcam and personal data stored in your device.
ROG G703 is a gaming laptop with an ultra-responsive 17.3-inch IPS-level display with NVIDIA G-SYNC technology, able to reach refresh rates of 144Hz. Built with Windows 10, these devices support connectivity with your friends through the Xbox app, DirectX 12 and quick and simple game streaming through Mixer, with no extra hardware or software required. ROG G703 combines the best of laptop and console gaming with built-in Xbox Wireless technology that enables you to effortlessly connect up to 8 wireless Xbox One controllers, eliminating the need for multiple adapters.
G703 has a gaming keyboard with 2.5mm travel distance and 0.3mm keycap curve for improved comfort; while N-key rollover and anti-ghosting technologies ensure each keystroke is logged, even when numerous keys are pressed simultaneously. The keyboard also features highlighted WASD keys, a durable anti-slip palm rest, and dedicated hotkeys for Xbox, ROG Aura, ROG Gaming Center and XSplit Gamecaster.
Other features include:
- Powered by the factory-overclocked Intel Core i7-7820HK processor that reaches incredible speeds of up to 4.3GHz out of the box
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 graphics with a maximum boost clock of up to 1974MHz
- ROG G703 features the innovative Anti-Dust Cooling (ADC) system that enables it to rid itself of harmful dust and particles.
This week at CES, ASUS is also showing the NovaGo they announced last month in Hawaii – a gigabit-LTE-capable laptop designed for truly connected mobility, providing you with an always-on, always-connected experience with Windows 10. This ultrathin and light convertible laptop is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile PC platform, and features a gigabit Snapdragon X16 LTE modem for lightning-fast download speeds of up to 1Gbps — 3X to 7X-faster than average broadband speeds. It has up to a 22-hour battery life with over 30 days of modern standby, and a built-in eSIM* or Nano SIM that ensures seamless connectivity across borders.
The latest premium-tier Snapdragon 835 Mobile PC platform is designed to provide blazing-fast connectivity and exceptional on-the-go power efficiency.
NovaGo runs Windows 10 S natively and provides you with a secure and familiar Windows experience, including the Start menu and features such as Windows Ink, fast and secure password-free login with Windows Hello and your digital personal assistant, Cortana. Windows 10 S runs verified apps from Microsoft Store, which provide a seamless and secure experience.
*eSIM availability may vary by countries.
**Cortana available in select markets.