ASUS has announced the availability of the world’s slimmest 13.3-inch ultraportable laptop at just 12.3mm thin.
The ZenBook UX305 weighs just 1.2kg and features a crisp and vibrant in-plane switching (IPS) anti-glare display with a 1920 x 1080 resolution.
Powered by the all-new Intel Core M processor for seamless multitasking, and featuring an ultra-fast 128GB solid-state disk, the ZenBook UX305 provides up to 10 hours of battery life, making it the ultimate Ultrabook for users who value mobile productivity on the go.
It will be available from today retailing for S$999 at all ASUS authorised retailers and ASUS brand stores.
A recipient of a 2014 Good Design Award from the Japan Institute of Design Promotion and the prestigious 2015 iF Design Award, the ZenBook UX305 is an award-winning Ultrabook that has received special recognition from the jury of industry experts for its exceptional and forward-looking design, quality, innovation and functionality.
Ultra-Slim Elegance in a Stunning New Colour
The ZenBook UX305 has a subtle and refined new shape that incorporates the DNA of the classic ZenBook. It features an elegantly-tapered wedge design with smooth, comfortable edges and diamond-cut edges that subtly emphasise the sleekness of the 12.3mm-thin chassis.
The full-size ergonomic keyboard has an improved layout for comfortable and accurate typing in any lighting conditions, and the large responsive touchpad supports Smart Gestures for intuitive control of Windows 8.1.
Continuing the long-established ZenBook tradition of combining performance with luxury, this gorgeous ultraportable — which weighs only 1.2kg — is available in a sophisticated new Obsidian Stone colour with ZenBook’s signature spun-metal finish with its Zen-inspired concentric circle pattern.
Powerful Productivity with All-day Battery Life and Fanless Deisgn
The ZenBook UX305 is powered by the Intel Core M processor, a remarkably power-efficient processor that delivers smooth performance for any task efforlessly. In combination with up to 4GB of RAM and an ultra-fast up to 128GB SSD, the ZenBook UX305 delivers impressive all-round performance.
The SATA 6Gbit/s SSD which is up to six times faster than a traditional hard disk drive helps to increase office productivity tasks as applications load in an instant, and boot time is also reduced significantly.
In addition to the power efficient Intel Core M processor, the ZenBook UX305 comes with a fanless design.
Together with the advanced ASUS thermal management design, the ZenBook UX305 is fast yet completely silent, and remains cool at all times. ASUS IceCool technology also ensures that the palm-rest area remains below body temperature at all times for maximum user comfort.
The use of a lithium-polymer battery and power-efficient components also means that ZenBook UX305 provides all-day computing with a battery life of up to 10 hours1, perfect for busy on-the-go professionals.
Despite its slim design, the ZenBook UX305 offers users full connectivity, with a total of three SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports, offering data transfers that are up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0. One of the USB ports supports ASUS Charger+ technology for rapid recharging of mobile devices.
A USB-to-Ethernet adapter is bundled with the ZenBook UX305, along with a mini DisplayPort-to-VGA adapter for connecting to an external monitor.
Incredible Touch, Incredible Sound
Touch is at the very heart of the ZenBook UX305. With its ultra-sensitive touchscreen, precise multi-touch touchpad with Smart Gesture support, and a superbly-engineered backlit full-size ergonomic keyboard, every part of the ZenBook UX305 is designed for the ultimate touch experience in Windows 8.1.
Incredible audio experience has always been a feature of the ZenBook family, and the ZenBook UX305 is no exception. ASUS SonicMaster audio, incorporating ICEpower, Bang & Olufsen technology produces sound like you have never heard before from a laptop, with deep rich bass and crystal-clear vocals.
The easy-to-use AudioWizard software has five presets optimised for different sound sources, so users can always enjoy the ultimate listening experience.
Availability & Pricing
Available from today, the ASUS ZenBook UX305 will be retailing at S$999 at all ASUS authorised retailers and ASUS brand stores.
- ASUS Brand Store- Funan DigitaLife Mall: 109 North Bridge Road, Funan DigitaLife Mall #03-07, Singapore 179097
- ASUS Brand Store- Sim Lim Square: 1 Rochor Canal Road, Sim Lim Square #01-52, Singapore 188504
- Asus Brand Store- VivoCity: 1 Harbourfront Walk #02-216A VivoCity Singapore 098585
|Operating System||Windows 8.1|
|CPU||Intel Core M 5Y10|
|Graphics||Intel HD Graphics 5300|
|Memory||LP DDR3 1600MHz 4GB|
|Display||13.3in IPS Full FHD (1920×1080)|
External cable supports10/100Mbit/s Ethernet
BlueTooth 4.0 support (on WLAN+ BT 4.0 combo card)
|Camera||HD 720p CMOS module|
|Keyboard||286mm frameless chiclet keyboard|
|Interface||1 x Micro HDMI port|
3 x USB 3.0 port (1x charger+)
1 x audio jack combo
1 x SD/SDXC card reader
|Audio||ASUS SonicMaster audio system|
|Battery Pack||Lithium-polymer 45Wh|
|AC Adapter||Output 19V 45W|
input: 100~240V AC, 50/60Hz universal
|Dimensions & Weight||324 x 226 x 12.3mm, 1.2kg|
|Warranty||International Warranty of 2 years|
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