ASUS unveils new PC lineup with 11th generation Intel Core processors
ASUS unveils new PC lineup with 11th generation Intel Core processors and laptops based on Intel’s Project Athena innovation program
Multiple groundbreaking laptops are announced, including ZenBook S, ZenBook Flip S, ZenBook Pro 15, and ExpertBook B9
- ASUS announces new laptops with 11th generation Intel® Core™ processors and a lineup of laptops based on Intel’s Project Athena innovation program
- ZenBook Flip S (UX371) is the world's thinnest OLED convertible laptop
- ZenBook S (UX393) is the world’s thinnest and lightest 3:2 3.3K laptop
- ZenBook Pro 15 (UX535) is the world's smallest 15" 4K OLED laptop
- ExpertBook B9 (B9400) is the world’s lightest 14” business laptop
ASUS today announced a full lineup of new and upgraded PCs at the Built for Brilliance virtual launch event, including laptops featuring the power of the new 11th generation Intel® Core™ processors (codenamed Tiger Lake) and laptops based on Intel’s Project Athena innovation program. Groundbreaking laptops in the lineup include ZenBook Flip S (UX371), the world's thinnest OLED convertible laptop; ZenBook S (UX393), world’s thinnest and lightest 3:2 3.3K laptop; ZenBook Pro 15 (UX535), the world's smallest 15-inch 4K OLED laptop; and ExpertBook B9 (B9400), the world’s lightest 14-inch business laptop. The 2020 PC lineup incorporates ASUS and industry leading-edge solutions to provide ultimate productivity and user experience.
Equipped with the new 11th generation Intel® Core™ processors and new Intel® Xe graphics architecture, the latest ASUS laptops break the boundaries of performance for thin and light laptops and empower users with ultimate experiences in productivity, creativity, gaming, entertainment and collaboration. The 11th generation Intel Core processors harness the power of AI technology to enable unparalleled speed and intelligent performance for everyday PC users, and support for Intel® WiFi 6 and Thunderbolt™ 4 provides fast, reliable connectivity. Graphics based on Intel’s new Xe architecture deliver discrete-level graphics performance for next-generation media experiences.
During the launch event, ASUS introduced several laptops with next generation Intel Core processors that are also based on Intel’s Project Athena innovation program. These include ZenBook Flip S (UX371), ZenBook S (UX393) and ExpertBook B9 (B9400). These Project Athena-based laptops are co-engineered with Intel to meet the specifications and key experience indicators of this program. Project Athena-based ASUS laptops bring together the perfect combination of premium performance and responsiveness, efficient battery usage, and stunning visuals to create a new class of laptops that provide an exceptional experience, anywhere. In addition to 11th generation Intel Core processors, laptops based on Project Athena feature new Xe graphics architecture, support for Intel WiFi 6, and Thunderbolt 4.
ASUS combines the performance of the 11th generation Intel Core processors, exceptional user experiences based on Intel’s Project Athena, and pioneering technology to deliver unstoppable laptops that empower users in an ever-evolving world.
ASUS Laptops based on Intel’s Project Athena innovation program
ASUS ZenBook S (UX393)
ZenBook S is a premium ultraportable 13.9-inch laptop with a brand-new 3:2 aspect-ratio form factor. It is 15.7 mm thin, 1.35 kg6 light, and exquisitely constructed, with a compact, tough all-metal unibody that premieres an exciting new productivity-enhancing shape. It is built around an amazing 3.3K (3300 x 2200) NanoEdge PANTONE® Validated touchscreen with a 3:2 aspect ratio that fits more on the screen, providing a larger visual workspace and reducing the need for scrolling. A high-capacity 67 Wh battery with fast-charge support gives ZenBook S up to 12 hours of autonomy.
The elegant new Jade Black livery features contrasting Red Copper diamond-cut highlights, and a special off-center ASUS logo on the lid adds to the visual appeal of the design. A precision-engineered ErgoLift hinge ensures a comfortable typing position on the spacious edge-to-edge keyboard, along with improved cooling airflow.
For outstanding on-the-go performance, ZenBook S is powered by up to an 11th generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor, with up to 16 GB RAM and up to a 1 TB PCIe 3.0 x4 M.4 SSD. It features full-size HDMI and USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A ports, along with two ultrafast and versatile Thunderbolt™ 4 USB-C® ports and a MicroSD card reader.
The latest version of the MyASUS software portal allows users to get the most out of their laptop and smartphone, and the ASUS NumberPad 2.0 provides easy numeric data entry. An infrared (IR) camera allows convenient face login with Windows Hello.
ASUS ZenBook Flip S (UX371)
The ultra-compact ZenBook Flip S is effortlessly portable, measuring just 13.9 mm thin and weighing a mere 1.2 kg. The superb ultra-vivid 4K UHD OLED NanoEdge PANTONE® Validated color-accurate touchscreen has a wide 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, and is VESA DisplayHDR 500 True Black-certified for deep blacks and exceptional contrast. It is also TÜV Rheinland-certified for eye care, and for intuitive input it supports the new ASUS Pen active stylus with 4096 pressure levels.
ZenBook Flip S has a luxurious premium design, featuring a prestigious Jade Black finish with contrasting Red Copper diamond-cut highlights and a brushed-aluminum deco bar. The durable precision-engineered 360° ErgoLift hinge allows the laptop to be used in laptop, tablet, stand and tent modes — or anything in between. The ASUS NumberPad 2.0 enables fast data entry, and the new edge-to-edge keyboard design provides space for convenient extra function keys.
Incredible on-the-go performance is provided by up to 11th generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor with Xe graphics, combined with up to 16 GB RAM and up to a 1 TB PCIe® 3.0 x4 SSD. For ultimate connectivity, ZenBook Flip S offers two Thunderbolt™ 4 USB-C® ports, a USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A port, and an HDMI port. The high-capacity battery in ZenBook Flip S lasts for up to an amazing 15 hours, enough for even the longest working day.
ASUS ExpertBook B9 (B9400)
ASUS ExpertBook B9 features a sleek precision-crafted minimalist chassis that is 880 g light for premium portability. It is built for travel with all-day battery life, and the dual-storage design, a full set of I/O ports, innovative ASUS NumberPad, and proximity sensor improve on-the-go work efficiency. Constructed solidly with magnesium-lithium alloy and extra structural rigidity, it meets ultra-demanding US MIL-STD 810H US military standards, and enterprise-grade security ensures that confidential data is kept safe.
ExpertBook B9 is powered by up to an 11th generation Intel® Core™ i7 processor with Xe graphics and superfast Intel® WiFi 6, providing quick and responsive computing, network, and graphical performance. Dual SSDs support RAID 0 and RAID 1 technology, providing options for faster data transfer or secure data backup. Advanced video conferencing solutions include AI noise-canceling audio for crystal-clear sound and ASUS WiFi Master technology for stable network connections. ExpertBook B9 includes a user-friendly accessory box that can also be used as a laptop stand. Highly portable, powerful, and tough, ExpertBook B9 is the ideal partner for the corporate world.
ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 (UX535) with 10th generation Intel® Core™ processors
ZenBook Pro 15 is the latest model in the ZenBook Pro series of ultraportable creative laptops, and is also the world's smallest 15.6-inch laptop to feature a 4K UHD OLED touchscreen.
The elegant ZenBook Pro 15 allows casual creators to work on their projects anywhere, thanks to a compact design that is enabled by the slim bezels on the bright and clear NanoEdge 4K UHD OLED touchscreen. A wide 100% DCI-P3 color gamut ensures vivid hues, and the 88% screen-to-body ratio delivers expansive visuals.
ZenBook Pro 15 is powered by 10th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 and i5 H-series processors, 16 GB of RAM, and up to an NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1650 Ti discrete graphics for powerful on-the-go creative performance, as well as up to a 1 TB PCIe® 3.0 x4 SDD for ultrafast storage.
For enhanced productivity, ZenBook Pro 15 includes the latest ASUS ScreenPad™, a 5.65-inch secondary color touchscreen built into the glass-covered touchpad that allows easy interaction via the new and intuitive smartphone-like ScreenXpert 2.0 interface.
Designed for on-the-go convenience, ZenBook Pro 15 features a high-capacity 96 Wh battery and comprehensive set of I/O ports, including Thunderbolt™ 3 USB-C®, USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, standard HDMI, an audio jack, and a SD card reader. The precision-engineered ErgoLift hinge creates a comfortable typing position, and there is an IR camera for hands-free face login with Windows Hello. WiFi 6 (802.11ax) offers ultrafast wireless connectivity, enhanced by ASUS WiFi Master Premium technology for rock-solid connection stability.