Deal | Highly-rated ASUS Zenbook Pro 15 OLED price slashed 20% to hit 120-day low on Amazon
Configured with a Ryzen 9 5900HX Zen 3 CPU, an RTX 3050 Ti GPU, 16 GB of LPDDR4X memory, 1 TB of PCIe SSD, an FHD OLED display, and a massive 96 Wh battery, the ASUS Zenbook Pro 15 OLED is packed to the brim with powerful hardware. This configuration of the notebook is now going for US$300 off on Amazon (courtesy of slickdeals). Per Honey’s price history, the discounted rate of US$1,199.99 is the lowest in 120 days on the site.
According to our review of the ASUS Zenbook Pro 15 OLED, the laptop has sturdy build quality, good input devices, and a webcam capable of Windows Hello. The 15.6-inch OLED display on the machine is also pretty impressive as it offers inky deep blacks, excellent response times, an advertised 100% coverage of the DCI-P3 gamut, and more than 340 nits of brightness.
Thanks to the 8-core, 16-thread Ryzen 9 5900HX, the ASUS Zenbook Pro 15 OLED performs like a champ in CPU-intensive tasks. For instance, the laptop scored 4,981 points in Cinebench R20 multi-core test per our review. As a reference, this score of the Ryzen 9 5900HX is only 9% slower than the Ryzen 9 6900HX featured in the Razer Blade 14 and about 33% better than the Core i7-12800H in the Razer Blade 15 Advanced Model (early 2022).
Although the 4 GB RTX 3050 Ti isn’t nearly as impressive as the Ryzen CPU, the GPU is still capable of driving most modern games at acceptable-to-smooth frame rates at 1080p. In Cyberpunk 2077 version 1.5, the RTX 3050 Ti in the ASUS Zenbook Pro 15 OLED produces 44.5 fps on average at 1080p with the High graphics preset.
Finally, the ASUS Zenbook Pro 15 OLED’s battery life is also superb as it achieves almost 13 hours in our Wi-Fi test.
Overall, we gave the the ASUS Zenbook Pro 15 OLED an 88% rating making it an excellent buy at US$1,200.
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