Asus Launches ZenBook UX305LA – It’s First Premium Windows 10 QHD Ultrabook

At just 12.3mm, the world’s slimmest 13.3-inch QHD ultraportable laptop will be powered by full range of Intel processors i.e. Core™ M, Core™ i5 & Core™ i7

ASUS, today announced the launch of its first premium Windows 10 laptop with its flagship ZenBook UX305LA. The Ultrabook will be powered by a full range of high performance Intel processors i.e. Core™ M, Core™ i5 & Core™ i7 and will be available in multiple colour options like black, white & gold. With QHD display, 8GB RAM, 512GB solid-state disk and battery life of up to 10 hours, ZenBook UX305LA is the ultimate ultraportable laptop for power users.

ASUS ZenBook UX305LA is available from October 15th at a starting price of Rs.97,990 across all Asus Exclusive Stories and online retailers.

The ultraportable laptop has been currently launched with Intel® Core™ i7 processor and Intel® Core™ i5 version of the same will be launched by end of this quarter. With 8GB RAM and the latest 5th-generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor, ZenBook UX305LA breezes through any task, no matter how demanding. And thanks to the high-speed 512GB SSD storage that’s six times faster than a conventional hard disk — ZenBook UX305LA will never keep you waiting. Applications load in an instant, and boot time is also reduced significantly. The crisp, vibrant and stunningly-detailed 13.3-inch display has an up to QHD+ resolution of 3200 x 1800 pixels.asus_UX305LA_ultrabook_2Peter Chang, Regional Head of South Asia and Managing Director for Asus India saidThe UX305LA is a perfect balance of great looks and functionality which delivers a powerful performance with the Windows 10 combination. The Indian consumers are increasingly moving towards ultraportable products and the featherweight ZenBook UX305LA is a real performer that redefines this segment with its svelte design. It is one of the most affordable products in this category and we truly believe that it deserves a top spot in the festive shopping list of the Indian consumers.”

The ASUS Splendid technology gives you vivid, accurate colors no matter what you’re watching. It works by automatically fine-tuning various display settings to optimize all kinds of images. The result is richer, deeper colors and stunning visuals whether you’re watching videos and movies, playing games or browsing through your photos. It facilitates powerful connections with USB 3.0 for fast peripherals and recharges. The advanced ASUS thermal management design removes the need for cooling fans, so UX305LA is fast yet completely silent, and remains cool at all times. ASUS IceCool technology ensures that the palm-rest area remains below body temperature at all times for maximum user comfort.

Availability & Pricing

ASUS ZenBook UX305LA is available from October 15th at a starting price of Rs.97,990 across all Asus Exclusive Stories and online retailers.

asus_UX305LA_ultrabook-1ASUS ZenBook UX305LA Specifications:

Model NameUX305LA-FB055T
LCD Cover Color & Decoration1C Aurora Metallic
Top Case Color & Decoration1C Aurora Metallic
On board processorIntel® Core™ i7-5500U Processor, 2.4GHz (4M Cache, up to 3.0GHz)
Operating SystemWindows 10 (64bit)
Total System Memory8GB
StorageSATA3 512G M.2 SSD
Display13.3’//LED Back-lit//Slim 300nits//QHD+ 3200×1800 16:9//AG//WV 170 degrees
External video display modesHDMI 1.4
Video CameraHD web camera
LAN10/100 Mbps
Card ReaderSpec: SDXC
USB Port1x USB 2.0
2x USB 3.0
Interface1x Microphone-in jack
1x Headphone-out jack
1x micro HDMI
AudioBuilt-in microphone
Built-in speaker
Audio by ICEpower®
Sonic Master
Weight (Kg)1.00 KG (Without Battery)
1.30 KG (with 6 cell battery)
Dimension (cm)32.4(W) x 22.6(D) x 0.55 ~ 1.49 (H) cm
AC Adapter45W AC Adapter: Output: 19V DC, 2.37A, 45W: Input: 100~240V AC
50/60Hz universal
Battery56WHrs, 3S2P, 6-cell Li-ion  Polymer Battery Pack
Keyboard typeChiclet Keyboard
Keyboard SpecificationASUS 285mm keyboard with 19.24mm key pitch

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