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Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-BB283T


Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-BB283T
Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-BB283T (Zenbook Flip UX360 Series)
Intel Core i5-7200U 2 x 2.5 - 3.1 GHz, Kaby Lake
Graphics adapter
8 GB 
, LPDDR3 1866 MHz
13.30 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 166 PPI, Capacitive, IPS, glossy: yes
Intel Kaby Lake-U Premium PCH
256 GB NVMe, 256 GB 
2 USB 3.0 / 3.1 Gen1, 1 HDMI, Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: SD, USB 3.1 (Typ-C)
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/), Bluetooth 4.0
height x width x depth (in mm): 14 x 321 x 219 ( = 0.55 x 12.64 x 8.62 in)
45 Wh Lithium-Ion, 3-cell
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 10 Home 64 Bit
Webcam: HD
Additional features
Speakers: Bang & Olufsen Stereo, Keyboard: Chiclet, 24 Months Warranty
1.3 kg ( = 45.86 oz / 2.87 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
1000 Euro



Average Score: 92% - very good
Average of 1 scores (from 1 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 94%, features: - %, display: 89% mobility: 92%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-BB283T

92% Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-BB283T
Source: Stiftung Warentest - 4/2017 German
Single Review, , Length Unknown, Date: 03/01/2017
Rating: Total score: 92% performance: 94% display: 89% mobility: 92%


Model: It’s quite common these days to be spoilt for choice when it comes to the notebook market with many categories from your average clamshell notebook, to ultrabooks or even convertibles. One such specimen is the Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-BB283T, which is technically the sister model of the normal UX360UA. So what’s different this time around? The Zenbook Flip UX360UAK is powered by an Intel Core i5-7200U processor, 8 GB of non-expandable RAM and a 256 GB SSD. As the Zenbook Flip UX360UAK and its predecessor are identical there isn’t much to be said about the chassis, keyboard and its speakers. However, the predecessor suffered from weak hinges. This has been rectified in this current iteration where the hinges are noticeably stiffer, which is an actual improvement to say the least. Users can now use it confidently without being worried about the cost of repairing those hinges. The Zenbook Flip UX360UAK is equipped with a Full HD IPS panel which has a compelling brightness level. As for color accuracy, the provided panel was able to achieve about 92 percent of the sRGB rating, which is quite a decent color reproduction score. Because of its size IO remains a little scarce with only two USB type A ports, a USB type C port, an SD card slot and a HDMI port which is considered a bonus considering how cramped the sides would become.

Because this is a convertible it should be mentioned that the display has touch support with up to 10 points, which is about standard. The touch panel is also quite reasonably sensitive and responsive when it comes to corners as usually touch panels tend to face reduced or even lost sensitivity towards those areas. Naturally as this is a convertible a long battery life is a must, so how well does the Zenbook Flip UX360UAK score in those metrics? Quite surprising well at a total runtime of 11 hours and 42 minutes on Wi-FI which easily outpaces most of its competition. So overall verdict being, while its previous iteration mostly suffered from hinge issues it has mostly been rectified in the present iteration. Along with its power sipping Core i5, the Zenbook Flip UX360UAK actually manages itself quite well. This includes its LCD panel which has a good balance between brightness, contrast and viewing angles. The Zenbook Flip was always one of the most popular choice for a convertible and this model just made it better.

Hands-on article by Jagadisa Rajarathnam

Intel HD Graphics 620: Integrated GPU (GT2) found on some Kaby-Lake CPU models (15 W ULV series).

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.

i5-7200U: Kaby-Lake based SoC with two CPU cores clocked at 2.5 to 3.1 GHz, HyperThreading and manufactured with an improved 14nm process.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


There are hardly any tablets in this display size range anymore. For subnotebooks, on the other hand, it is the standard format.

The advantage of subnotebooks is that the entire laptop can be small and therefore easily portable. The smaller display also has the advantage of requiring less power, which further improves battery life and thus mobility. The disadvantage is that reading texts is more strenuous on the eyes. High resolutions are more likely to be found in standard laptops.

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

Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. is a major Taiwanese computer hardware manufacturer based in Taipei, founded in 1989. Under the Asus brand name, the company manufactures a wide range of products, including laptops, desktops, motherboards, graphics cards, monitors, smartphones and networking equipment, complete systems and PC components for end users.

Under the ROG (Republic of Gamers) brand name, ASUS manufactures gaming laptops known by gamers for their powerful specifications, dedicated graphics cards, high refresh rate displays and advanced cooling systems.

Beyond gaming, a wide range of notebooks are offered for different needs and budgets, from ultra-slim and lightweight ultrabooks to versatile 2-in-1 convertibles and budget-friendly options. In 2023, Asus had a 7% global market share of the PC market.

Customer satisfaction with ASUS notebooks concerns performance, the features, and the good price-performance ratio of ASUS notebooks. However, as with any brand, there are occasional reports of problems such as overheating, driver compatibility, or build quality issues.

92%: There are not very many models that are rated better. Most of the assessments are in percentage ranges below that. The tested product is not considered perfect, but the sources give a clear purchase recommendation.

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


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Stefan Hinum, 2017-07-15 (Update: 2017-07-15)