Asus Ux301 is an ultrabook of Asus powered by Intel Core i7-4558U and 8 GB Ram given in this device. When we talk about ultrabooks that there are some factors that we need to understand first is its processor than its weight last but not the least it’s graphic performance. We need to see these factors while selecting any ultrabook. Asus try to make such a ultrabooks that affordable and gives better performance with low cost. That’s why I like Asus due to its specifications at low cost. You can buy this device from Amazon at a price tag around $1599. I think this is quite expensive when we compare it with its competitors. Before going into the details of this device, we need to understand pros and cons of this device.
Now first we look towards the design of this laptop.
Tthe design of this notebook gorgeous concentric circle design likes its previous generation Zen book design. That looks great and create high impact. The weight of this device around 2.9 pounds which is very less within its segment of the laptop and Asus make great thing because like weight laptops are famous nowadays. Dimensions of this laptop is 12.8 x 8.8 x 0.6-inches.
After design now we are going to talk about the display of this laptop, This laptop comes with 13 inch Quad HD IPS display which looks attractive. This display gives resolution 2560 x 1440 WQHD. The touch screen also provided by the company in this laptop. The screen of this device covered with Gorilla Glass to avoid damage to the screen.
Performance (Processor, RAM, Graphics Card)
ASUS Zenbook UX301 comes with 2.8-GHz Intel Core i7-4558U processor and 8 GB of ram.In this device company does not put graphics processor and graphics card. That is embarrassing for us because for playing games and doing graphics intensive work is quite difficult on this laptop. I don’t know why the company does not put graphics processor within this laptop. Graphics handle by the inbuilt GPU of Intel processors.
This Asus laptop is coming with 128 GB solid state drive. Due to solid state drive company try to improve the performance of the laptop. Due to this decrease the weight of the laptop. And the company also provides to increase the memory of this device.according to your use. I think this memory is not sufficient for our use.
For connectivity company gives various features. Sd card reader, display port, USB3.0 are present on the left side of the laptop. Another USB 3.0 port, a mini-HMDI, and the jacks for headphones and power set are present on the right side of the laptop.
This device is running on Windows 8.1 with touch screen user interface. I think this operating system is now old. The company wants to put Windows 10 because it is very important.Final word
ASUS Zenbook UX301 are coming with gorilla glass, quad HD display, Good battery backup for these features you can buy this laptop. The price of this device is around $1500. I think this is more expensive. Now the decision is your that you want to buy this laptop or not.
Following are the detail specification of the laptop
|Item model number||UX301LA-DH71T|
|Operating System||Windows 8.1|
|Item Weight||2.6 pounds|
|Product Dimensions||12.8 x 8.6 x 0.6 inches|
|Item Dimensions L x W x H||12.8 x 8.6 x 0.6 inches|
|Processor Brand||Intel Core I7|
|Computer Memory Type||DDR3 SDRAM|
|Flash Memory Size||256|
|Hard Drive Interface||Solid State|
|Optical Drive Type||No|
|Audio-out Ports (#)||1|
|Batteries||1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)|
|Screen Size||13.3 inches|
|Screen Resolution||2560 x 1440|
|Max Screen Resolution||2560 x 1440 pixels|
|Processor||2.8 GHz Core i7-4558U|
|RAM||8 GB DDR3L SDRAM|
|Memory Speed||1600 MHz|
|Hard Drive||256 GB flash_memory_solid_state|
|Graphics Coprocessor||Intel Iris Graphics 5100|
|Wireless Type||802.11 A/C|
|Number of USB 3.0 Ports||2|
|Average Battery Life (in hours)||8 hours|