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Asus Zenbook UX301

Specifications

Asus Zenbook UX301Notebook: Asus Zenbook UX301 (Zenbook Infinity Series)
Processor: unknown
Graphics Adapter: Intel Iris Graphics 5100
Display: 13.3 inch, 16:9, 2560x1600 pixels, glossy: yes
Weight: 1.4kg
Price: euro

Reviews for the Asus Zenbook UX301

Asus Zenbook UX301
Source: Gadget Show English
Jon heads off to London to test off three of the best ultra portable laptops - but which one will come out on top? Can the Asus Zenbook UX301 rule supreme with its touchscreen and Windows 8 smarts? Press play to find out!
video review
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 04/21/2014
Hands on: Asus Zenbook Infinity review
Source: Techradar English
If Tony Stark was an Asus guy then the Infinity is Iron Man's ultrabook. It's the world's first laptop to have a lid made from Corning Gorilla Glass 3, which might make it the most robust computer around right now. Think you can scratch it? Asus laughs in your face. As our demonstrator told us, the Native Damage Resistance means it should be able to withstand some decent sized drops.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/06/2013

Foreign Reviews

ASUS Zenbook Infinity UX301 im Test
Source: HardwareLuxx German DE→EN
Positive: very good workmanship; very good input devices
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/02/2013
Asus Zenbook "Infinity" UX301
Source: SweClockers SV→EN
Positve: High resolution and bright screen; good build quality and slim size; high performance; touchpad; superb keyboard; great battery life; low noise. Negative: Very glossy screen; hot under load; limited expansion.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 10/11/2013

Comment

Intel Iris Graphics 5100:

Integrated GPU (GT3) with 40 EUs (sans eDRAM) as found on certain ULV Haswell CPUs. Second fastest GPU in its family.

Modern games should be playable with these graphics cards at low settings and resolutions. Casual gamers may be happy with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


unknown: » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


13.3": This is a common display format for subnotebooks. Netbooks, UMPC and some subnotebooks have tinier displays. Nevertheless, the majority of standard laptops has a higher format. The advantage of a small display is, that the subnotebook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the small display needs few energy, which improves the battery runtime and in consequence the mobility. The disadvantage is that the reading of texts is a bit exhausting for the eyes, especially with high resolutions.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


1.4 kg: This subnotebook is one of the most lightweight of all notebooks and can be carried very easily. There exist only few sub-notebooks, which weight less. 10 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.


Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Incorporated, a Taiwanese multinational company, produces motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, PDAs, computer monitors, notebook computers, servers, networking products, mobile phones, computer cases, computer components, and computer cooling systems. The company's 2007 revenues reached US$6.9 billion. ASUS also produces components for other manufacturers. The Eee PC initiated the netbook boom in 2008.

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Devices with the same GPU and/or Screen Size

Acer Aspire V3-371-380A
Iris Graphics 5100, Core i3 4158U, 1.5 kg
Acer Aspire V3-371-34N3
Iris Graphics 5100, Core i3 4158U, 1.5 kg
Acer Aspire V3-371-38ZG
Iris Graphics 5100, Core i3 4158U, 1.46 kg
Apple MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2014-07
Iris Graphics 5100, Core i5 4278U, 1.5 kg
Asus UX301LA-DE002P
Iris Graphics 5100, Core i7 4558U, 1.4 kg
Asus UX301LA-DE002H
Iris Graphics 5100, Core i7 4558U, 1.2 kg
Apple MacBook Pro Retina 13 inch 2013-10
Iris Graphics 5100, Core i5 4258U, 1.563 kg
Asus UX301LA-DE022H
Iris Graphics 5100, Core i7 4558U, 1.4 kg
Asus UX301
Iris Graphics 5100, Core i5 4200U, 1.4 kg

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Asus ZenBook UX303LN-R4215H
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Asus Zenbook UX303LA-R5097H
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Asus C300
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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2013-06-16 (Update: 2013-06-16)