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ASUS unveils new range of powerful and super thin laptops and convertibles

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ASUS has revealed its sophisticated new range of products that include a wafer-thin laptop, a versatile tablet and a handy convertible with all of them designed to appeal to a wide range of customers.

ASUS unveiled the ZenBook 3 laptop, Transformer Pro 3 and the ZenBook Flip UX360 which all boast the latest Intel Core processors and USB-C connectivity.

The company says each of the products are the result of years of research and development to achieve the svelte form factors while still delivering high performance.

ASUS ZENBOOK 3 – from $2,699

The ASUS ZenBook 3 is just 11.9mm thick, weighs a featherweight 910g and has a footprint that’s smaller than a piece of A4 paper.

But despite its tiny dimensions, the ZenBook 3 has a seventh generation Intel Core i7 processor with 8GB of high-speed RAM and 512GB solid state drive (SSD) under the hood.

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It is made of aircraft grade aluminium which makes it both light and strong.

The product also has a 12.5-inch full high definition display with edge to edge Corning Gorilla Glass 4 along with a 178-degree viewing angle and 1000:1 contrast.

A real achievement for the product is the cooling system that had to be re-engineered to fit the product – it’s just 3mm thick with cooling pipes as thin as a razor blade.

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It has a larger trackpad which now also includes a fingerprint scanner to make it easier to log in and unlock the device.

On the audio side, the ASUS ZenBook 3 has four speakers that have been tuned by experts from Harman Kardon.

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There is also a single USB-C port that can handle both power and data.

ASUS TRANSFORMER 3 PRO – from $1,699

The ASUS Transformer 3 Pro is a two-in one tablet device that takes a leaf out of the Microsoft Surface Pro book.

It is just 8.6mm thick with a weight of 790g and has a 12.6-inch screen with 275ppi (pixels per inch) that offers super fine detail.

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It is powered by a sixth generation Intel Core i7 processor with up to 16GB RAM and up to 512GB SSD.

Also onboard is a USB-C port with Thunderbolt 3, a USB 3.0 port and a full size HDMI port.

The tablet device is running Windows 10 and also comes with a high-precision stylus with 1024 levels of pressure sensitivity so you can write or draw on the screen as easily as you would on a piece of paper.

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Also included in the package is a keyboard cover which means you can turn the device into a laptop in a second. The keys on the cover are also backlit.

On the rear panel of the Transformer 3 Pro is a kick stand that can be positioned at a number of angles an ensure a comfortable viewing angle for work or play.

ASUS ZENBOOK FLIP UX360UA – from $1,699

This 13.3-inch device has a versatile 360-degree flippable display so it can be used as a laptop, as a tablet and positioned in viewing mode.

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It is the first ASUS ZenBook Flip model to include an Intel Core i5 or i7 processor so it powerful enough for work, games and entertainment.

The product has a unibody chassis hewn from a single block of aluminium with a lid that features the ASUS spun-metal finish.

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On the connectivity side, you’ll find two USB ports, a USB-C port and a full sized HDMI port.

This new ASUS range is available now from Harvey Norman and Bing Lee as well through select computer channels.

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