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Asus Zenbook 14X UX5401EA-KN144T


Asus Zenbook 14X UX5401EA-KN144T
Asus Zenbook 14X UX5401EA-KN144T (Zenbook 14X Series)
Intel Core i7-1165G7 4 x 2.8 - 4.7 GHz, Tiger Lake UP3
16384 MB 
, DDR4
14.00 inch 16:9, 2880 x 1800 pixel 243 PPI, OLED, glossy: yes
1 USB 3.1 Gen2, 1 HDMI
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/ax = Wi-Fi 6), Bluetooth 5
height x width x depth (in mm): 15.9 x 311.2 x 221.1 ( = 0.63 x 12.25 x 8.7 in)
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Webcam: HD 720p
Additional features
Speakers: Stereo
1.4 kg ( = 49.38 oz / 3.09 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)



Average Score: 78% - good
Average of 5 scores (from 9 reviews)

Reviews for the Asus Zenbook 14X UX5401EA-KN144T

ASUS ZenBook 14X OLED (UX5401, 11th Gen) - disassembly and upgrade options
Source: Laptop Media English
Support, online available, Short, Date: 02/10/2022
ASUS ZenBook 14X OLED (UX5401, 11th Gen) review – great display, sleek design, and a lot more
Source: Laptop Media English
Apparently, one of the best things about this device is its design and build quality. It is covered by the MIL-STD-810H certification, but most importantly, the results can be seen in real life. The laptop is thin and light, and we were surprised to see that it is also pretty powerful as well. Ultimately, the ZenBook 14X OLED is a highly-anticipated device. And we really can see why. Its versatility and surprisingly good performance are combined with a fantastic OLED display. All of this will help you excel at work. Keep an eye out, because it won’t be too long before the version with the 12th Gen Intel processor goes out. And it will surely bring a mighty performance boost.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 02/09/2022
80% Asus Zenbook 14X OLED Review: A Big Panel Upgrade
Source: Htxt Africa English
In many respects, you know precisely what you’re getting with the Asus Zenbook 14X OLED. This latest addition to the lineup features all the hallmarks we’ve come to know from the brand, including a premium design, handsome chassis and a bevy of ports to ensure connectivity and functionality are never a concern. Added to this is a new panel which brings content to life and truly a step above what we have encountered previously from Asus. This comes at the cost of battery life, which was far less than we have seen on past Zenbooks we have reviewed. As such, while the enhanced panel is welcome and this Zenbook ticks all the usual boxes, it will need to be plugged in a lot of the time, which is only a problem if you do not plan to work remotely or need to be on the go often. Starting at R29 999 (RRP), the Zenbook 14X OLED delivers plenty, but if you’re swayed by the new panel alone. it might be best to wait to see if Asus can nail the battery performance on a future OLED offering. If you are desk bound most of the time though, it is a truly premium piece of hardware to work with.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/09/2021
Rating: Total score: 80%
90% Asus ZenBook 14X UX5401 review (UX5401EA – Core i7, OLED)
Source: Ultrabook Review English
While not as compact or lightweight as other modern ultrabooks, this 14X is by far my favorite ZenBook design to date and a possible recommendation for those looking for a premium multi-purpose portable laptop. At roughly 3.1 lbs, this offers excellent build quality and premium aesthetics, uncompromised inputs, IO, and screen choices, as well as a powerful implementation of the Intel 11th gen hardware platform, paired with a good thermal design and a big battery. It's up to you if the Intel hardware is enough for your needs, though, or you'd rather go the AMD route, or even wait for next-gen specs.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 10/27/2021
Rating: Total score: 90%

Foreign Reviews

Обзор ноутбука ASUS ZenBook 14X OLED (UX5401E): разгон решает
Source: RU→EN
Positive: Powerful hardware; high gaming performance; good cooling and silent system; decent ergonomics; beautiful display.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/13/2021
70% Test Asus Zenbook 14X OLED UX5401EA
Source: NO→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 11/21/2021
Rating: Total score: 70%
60% Asus Zenbook 14X: Ambitiös dator med lysande oled-skärm
Source: M3 PC för alla SV→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 10/13/2021
Rating: Total score: 60%
90% Asus ZenBook 14X UX5401 review și teste (Core i7, OLED)
Source: →EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 12/02/2021
Rating: Total score: 90%
Asus ZenBook 14X UX5401: laptop ultraportabil performant
Source: Arena IT →EN
Positive: High mobility; nice performance; stylish design; decent hardware.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 11/15/2021


Intel Iris Xe G7 96EUs: Integrated graphics card in Intel Tiger Lake G4 SoCs based on the new Gen. 12 architecture with 96 EUs (Execution Units / Shader Cluster). The clock rate depends on the processor model. The Tiger Lake chips are produced in the modern 10nm+ process at Intel.

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.

i7-1165G7: A higher-end, quad-core processor of the Tiger Lake product family. The i7 is designed to be used in ultra-light laptops. It is manufactured on the second-gen 10 nm Intel process marketed as SuperFin and it features the Iris Xe G7 (96 EUs) iGPU running at 400 MHz to 1,300 MHz. The CPU cores run at 2.8 GHz (base clock speed @ 28 W TDP) to 4.7 GHz (single-core Boost frequency). This i7 was the second-fastest CPU of the TGL-UP3 lineup when Intel initially launched the series in 2020.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


Above all, this display size is used for subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles. For all three types, this size is quite large. The biggest variety of subnotebooks is represented with this size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.

1.4 kg:

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.

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.

In the notebook sector, Asus had a global market share of about 11% from 2014-2016, making it the fourth largest laptop manufacturer. In the smartphone sector, Asus is not among the Top 5 and has only a small market share (as of 2016).

78%: This rating is not convincing. The laptop is evaluated below average, this is not really a recommendation for purchase.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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Stefan Hinum, 2021-12-16 (Update: 2021-12-16)