Lately, laptops with tiny designs have become the target of consumers because they are more practical and simple to carry around. Especially for employees who have high frequency outdoor activities. If you are one of those who are looking for a recommendation for this tiny laptop, we recommend one of the Asus products precisely Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL.
Did you know, besides light and petite, this Asus series also offers strong performance without losing its portability. Curious as to what the specifications and prices? Let's see the following in full.
Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL specifications
|Processor||:||Intel Core i5-8250U up to 3.40 GHz, 6MB cache|
|Memory||:||8 GB 2133MHz LPDDR3 SDRAM|
|Operating System||:||Windows 10 Home|
|Display||:||13.3 inches (16: 9) full HD baclight LED (1920 x 1080) pixels|
|Graphic||:||Integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620|
|Storage||:||256GB SATA3 M.2 SSD|
|Keyboard||:||Illuminated Chiclet Keyboard|
|Card Reader||:||Card reader (SD / MMC)|
Integrated 802.11 AC
|Interface||:||2 x USB 3.1 type A
1 x USB 3.0 type C
1 x HDMI support 1.4
1 x Audio Jack Combo
|Audio||:||Stereo speakers 1W and Array Microphone
Windows 10 Cortana with voice
|Battery||:||3 Cells 5000 mAh
50 Whrs Polymer Battery
19 V DC, 3.42 A, 65 W
Plug Type: ø4 (mm)
|Dimensions||:||310 x 216 x 13.0 mm|
Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL performance
With a slim design, it doesn't make the Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL's performance too minimalist. Because, this ZenBook series can still be relied on in terms of performance. With the support of the 8th generation Intel Core i5-8250U from Kaby Lake Refresh, it shows that this mid-range laptop series offers good performance and efficient power usage as needed. Plus 8GB of DDR4 RAM capacity and SSD storage reaching 256GB. Although the component selection is adapted to the possibilities of this series, but it still does not eliminate the computing experience that can be considered very good.
One more thing, this one connectivity business is quite important to support computing. Fortunately, the Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL series offers WiFi Master features so users will enjoy higher transfer speeds than other laptop series.
Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL Graphic and Battery Specifications
For business graphics, this ZenBook series does not use a discrete GPU because it is feared that it will affect its weight which does not reach 1 kg. Therefore, the default IGP was chosen from Intel Core i5-8250U in the form of Intel UHD Graphics 620. Did you know, this graphics selection also suppresses the use of power or battery so that it is more efficient than a discrete GPU. For this reason, Asus claims that this embedded battery can last up to 8 hours for a single charge.
Touching about the efficient use of batteries is actually also influenced by the width of the screen that is 13.3 inches wide. Fortunately, users can still enjoy the luxury of full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels paneled LED backlit.
Design and Display Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL
When compared to the previous ZenBook series, then you will find the Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL which is slimmer and minimalist. This is one of the improvements as well as a reduction in terms of weight. Although reduced in terms of weight, but the matter of function and performance remains full and also resilient.
Overall, the weight of this laptop includes a battery reaching 985 grams or not even one kilogram. So lightly, this ZenBook series is claimed to be the lightest series at a price that is worth it of course.
Not only the minimalist weight, the thickness of this laptop is only 13.9 millimeters with the completeness of premium features. Not to mention, in terms of design, Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL is wrapped by a thin casing and material from magnesium alloy. This material is certainly thin and strong, just like the previous generation of Asus ZenBook.
Make no mistake, although in terms of body looks slim, it does not mean this laptop series is fragile. On the contrary, the Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL has been through a series of durability tests that are fairly hard and the results meet military-grade MIL-STD 810G standards. In other words, this ZenBook one series is quite safe and resilient for various conditions like military standards.
Price of Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL
About the price, the actual price of the Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL is quite cheap. That is around 13 million rupiah. Quite commensurate with its tiny body but satisfying performance. Not to mention this laptop is hardiness. So for those of you who travel a lot, this one laptop is suitable for purchase. You can also choose two color variants provided such as deep dive blue or rose gold. That's all the Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UAL laptop review this time. Hopefully it will be useful and remain wise, thorough before buying and become a smart buyer. (Editor Laptop Review)