With NumberPad you can quickly perform data entry or calculations, and in touchpad mode the glass covering provides super-smooth and precise fingertip control with multitouch gesture support. They don't get in the way, but operating system purists such as myself will want to spend time uninstalling some of them, to avoid them popping up in the grid mode when you hit the Windows button. Likewise, modern triple-A games like and are only playable at minimum graphics in 720p, while power-hungry titles like and are unplayable even at their lowest settings. The ZenBook 14 proves that by offering a generally great typing experience, albeit, one that won't suit every user. Everything in this take-anywhere masterpiece is designed to give you the freedom to discover your creative power, including its breathtaking frameless NanoEdge display.
That both puts the keyboard at a more comfortable angle for typing and handily improves both cooling and audio performance according to the company. Creativity demands a great screen, so ZenBook 14 has a crisp, clear, high-resolution display that makes any visuals look their best, with wide viewing angles and vivid, accurate colors. It also weighs in at just 2. Thus, users who are always on the go such as business professionals or heavy users can definitely consider this laptop for its lightweight build and powerful hardware. © Provided by Future Publishing Ltd. With any ZenBook, your comfort is one of our top priorities.
With so many variations in memory, it's important to understand just exactly what will work — and what won't — in your system. Please note that orders will not be shipped during holidays and weekends. Managing 12 hours and 19 minutes in our movie playback test is good by any standard and gives you option of leaving the charger behind when you head out for the day. This should breeze through day-to-day stuff and comfortably cope with creative work like image editing or light video processing too. I couldn't verify that machine by machine, but no doubt, this ZenBook shaves off almost every millimeter that seems plausible to trim.
I thing that says a lot. Measured based on standard not anti-glare display configuration. It's a little thicker, at 1. The Gram 50 fps and premium laptop average 70 fps also did a better job. ZenBook 14 is waiting: are you ready to unleash your creative power? The ultraslim bezels 1 are just 2. When you open the laptop's lid, the back of the ZenBook 14's chassis lifts off the ground a few millimeters, which angles the keyboard downward 3 degrees.
The ZenBook 14 was a mixed bag in our benchmark tests. The NumberPad features a special five-layer construction, so that its numbers look sharp and clear when turned on; but when turned off, the NumberPad looks like any other touchpad. If the case width is included, the side bezel width is 4mm. Acer's Swift 5 and the Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 lag nontrivially behind, in this instance. Keyboard and Touchpad In our estimation, thin laptops don't always suffer from uncomfortable keyboards. The Asus ZenBook 14 is the newest iteration of an old laptop design philosophy: more screen, less size. It has a nice display with slim bezels, premium chassis, solid speakers, and packs decent performance and respectable battery life.
On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper. We present two Superposition results, run at the 720p Low and 1080p High presets. It's that ethos that built the entire market, bringing us ever-thinner, ever-lighter big-display devices. We do not use FedEx Ground service for Hawaii and Alaska, only express Overnight or 2 days. Range comparisons refer to standard laptop with all-metal chassis design. There is a metal piece on the battery to fix and protect the battery. This is a common situation among ultraportables.
Heat The ZenBook 14's elevated deck did a decent job keeping the chassis cool, but a few areas still warmed to uncomfortable temperatures. » 64 % of all devices are better. Nor, happily, did more taxing programs such as Adobe Photoshop. We time each operation and, at the end, add up the total execution time. Measured based on standard not anti-glare display configuration.
I also ran some anecdotal gaming trials. However, the displays on the MateBook X Pro 124 percent and Gram 128 percent are even more colorful. Matching 65,000 names with their corresponding addresses in Excel was no issue for the ZenBook 14, which required 1 minutes and 11 seconds to complete the task. It can be seen that the fan is very thin, but the fan blade area is not small, so even a single can bring considerable air volume. One interesting inclusion on the ZenBook 14 that I haven't come across before is the Fitbit Coach app. The ZenBook 14 needed 24 minutes and 46 seconds to convert a 4K video into 1080p resolution using the HandBrake app. Products may not be available in all markets.