Asus Vivobook S 14X OLED announced with a 2.8K 120 Hz screen, Intel Alder Lake/AMD Ryzen 6000 processors, and more
Asus unveiled a barrage of laptops today, many of which are powered by the latest 12th-generation Intel Alder Lake and AMD Ryzen 6000 series processors. The Asus Vivobook S14 from 2021 is one of the many laptops that gets a CPU upgrade, and an OLED panel to boot. The Asus Vivovook S 14X OLED will be available for purchase in Q2 2022 for an unspecified price.
The Asus Vivobook S 14X OLED pulls no punches when it comes to the screen configuration. Its 14.5-inch, 2.8K (2,880 x 1,800) OLED panel has an aspect ratio of 16:10, 120 Hz refresh rate, and 550 nits peak brightness. It covers 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, and is VESA Display HDR True Black 500 certified, guaranteeing impeccable colour accuracy.
Under the hood, the Asus Vivobook S 14X OLED packs an Intel Core i7-12700H or Core i5-12500H processor, coupled with an Iris Xe iGPU. The notebook does not offer any dGPU options. One can pair it with 8 GB of DDR4 RAM, of which one 4 GB DIMM is soldered to the module, while the other can be swapped for a 8 GB stick. For storage, the Asus Vivobook S14X OLED supports up to a 1 TB NVMe SSD.
Other Asus Vivobook S 14X OLED specs include a 70 Wh battery that supports 90 W fast charging, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, two Thunderbolt 4.0 ports, one USB 3.2 Type-C port, one USB 3.0 Type-A port, a HDMI 2.0 port and a 3.5 mm combo audio jack. It weighs 1.63 kg (3.59 lbs) and is available in three colour variants, Midnight Black, Solar Silver and Sandy Grey.