In Russia will start selling “assassin” MacBook from Asus at a price of 105 990 rubles
Asus beginning of sales in Russia ultra-compact notebook ZenBook 3, announcing in may this year. The intent of the manufacturer, the device needs to compete on the market MacBook. The price tag on the solution from Asus was on the same level with the Apple laptops.
ZenBook 3 came in thin at 11.9 mm body made of aluminum alloy used in the aerospace industry. The company stressed that used alloy is 50% stronger than traditional alloys used in notebooks. From the point of view of size, the Asus was a little thinner MacBook – 11.9 mm. For this indicator, ahead of new Apple device – whether it’s 12-inch MacBook (13.1 mm) or MacBook Air (17 mm). Weight and Asus laptops Apple – 910 d and 920
The device features a 12.5-inch display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels at a time, like the MacBook boasts a 12-inch 2304 x 1440 pixels.
As well as MacBook, new Asus laptop equipped with only one USB port-C. in the presence of his fingerprint scanner with support for Windows Hello. The function of biometric identification implemented in the operating system Windows 10 and allows to enter OS and applications without a password.
Unlike Apple-laptop ZenBook 3 could not do without the cooling fan. But the manufacturer calls it the world’s thinnest – the thickness of the fan does not exceed 3 mm. Margin of 3 ZenBook autonomy reaches 9 hours, the MacBook works in a mode of surfing the web up to 10 hours.
Asus has offered several configurations of the device. Basic processor Intel Core i5, 8 GB RAM and SSD of 512 GB will cost 105 990 rubles. Series with the Intel Core i7 processor, 8 GB of RAM drive and 512 GB will cost 115 990 rubles. The most productive version includes an Intel Core i7, 16 GB RAM and SSD with a capacity of 1 TB and evaluated in 128 990 rubles.
In the line of 12-inch MacBook also several models. Laptop configuration Intel Core m3, 8 GB RAM, SSD of 256 GB will cost 106 990 rubles. The model is configured with Intel Core m5, 8 GB of RAM and SSD at 512 GB on sale for 129 990 rubles. MacBook is available in colors silver, gold, space grey and rose gold.