The all-new ASUS VivoBook S series ultrabooks have been officially announced with the innovative ASUS ScreenPad 2.0 touchpad. Just a year ago, this premium feature is still limited to the ZenBook Pro 15 and now consumers are able to get it on the mainstream VivoBook S.
ASUS VivoBook S
The VivoBook S series (S15 – S531, S532 & S14 – S431, S432) comes in five unconventional colour finishes that appeal to the younger user group. The colours include Moss Green, Punk Pink, Cobalt Blue, Transparent Silver, and Gun Metal. Each colour to be complemented with accents that give a special personality to the laptop. Besides, the metal chassis still retains the unique ErgoLift hinge design for comfortable typing experience.
ASUS ScreenPad 2.0
The 5.65-inch ScreenPad has a FullHD+ (2160 x 1080) resolution and it utilises a Super IPS display panel. It is powered by the new ScreenXpert software which includes a slew of handy utilities to boost productivity. Quick Key enables one-tap automation of complex keyboard sequences, Handwriting for natural text input, and Number Key for rapid data entry. The user interface has been improved to resemble a smartphone’s interface for more intuitive user experience.
ASUS VivoBook S Specifications
|ASUS VivoBook S15||ASUS VivoBook S14|
|Processor||Intel Core i7-8565U
Intel Core i5-8265U
|Display||15.6-inch FHD NanoEdge||14-inch FHD NanoEdge|
|Graphics||NVIDIA GeForce MX250 with 2GB GDDR5 VRAM
Integrated Intel UHD Graphics 620
|Memory||Up to 16GB DDR4-2400||Up to 16GB LPDDR3-2133|
|Storage||Dual storage with 256GB / 512GB/ 1TB PCIe SSD and 1TB / 2TB HDD||256GB / 512GB/ 1TB PCIe SSD|
|Connectivity||802.11ax Intel® WiFi 6 (GIG+)
802.11ac Intel® WiFi 5
Bluetooth® 4.2 or 5.0
|Interfaces||1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
2 x USB 2.0 Type-A
1 x HDMI
1 x Combo audio jack
1 x MicroSD card reader
|Touchpad||Precision touchpad||ScreenPad 2.0||NumberPad (Transparent Silver models only)
|Battery||42Wh 3-cell Li-Po|
|Dimensions||180 x 357.2 x 230.3 mm||180 x 322.4 x 211.7 mm|
Pricing & Availability
No news on the local pricing & availability at this moment.