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CES 2016 | Two new VivoBook Flip convertibles from Asus

Both devices are powered by Intel Skylake processors as well as Nvidia graphics chips, feature USB 3.1 Type-C ports and run Windows 10.
Arkadiusz Piasek,

Over at CES 2016, Asus unveiled its two new convertible laptops – the 13-inch VivoBook Flip TP301 and the 15-inch VivoBook Flip TP501. Both devices are powered by Intel Skylake processors as well as Nvidia graphics chips, feature USB 3.1 Type-C ports and run Windows 10.

Both VivoBooks’ s screens can be rotated by 360 degrees, allowing the laptops to be used as a tablet. In this mode, a FlipLock function is activated, preventing accidental use of keyboard and touchpad. 

Full specifications of both covertibles are as follows.

Asus VivoBook Flip TP301

  • CPU: Intel Core i3-6100U, Core i5-6200U or Core i7-6500U
  • Display: 13.3-inch IPS, 1366 x 768 pixels or 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce 920M or Intel HD Graphics 520
  • RAM: 4 GB or 8 GB DDR3L 1600 MHz
  • Storage: HDD 500 GB / 1 TB (5400 rpm), SSHD 500 GB (with 8 GB SSD, 5400 rpm), SSD 128 GB / 256 GB / 512 GB
  • Wireless connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0
  • Ports: 2x USB 3.0, USB 3.1 Type-C, USB 2.0, HDMI, SD, audio
  • Battery: 55 Wh
  • Dimensions: 322.7 x 227.1 x 19.9 mm, 1.5 kg

Asus VivoBook Flip TP501

  • CPU: Intel Core i3-6100U, Core i5-6200U or Core i7-6500U
  • Display: 15.6-inch IPS, 1366 x 768 pixels or 1920 x 1080 pixels
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce 940M
  • RAM: 4 GB or 8 GB DDR3L 1600 MHz
  • Storage: HDD 500 GB / 1 TB (5400 rpm), SSD 128 GB
  • Wireless connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0
  • Ports: 2x USB 3.0, USB 3.1 Type-C, USB 2.0, HDMI, SD, audio
  • Battery: 65 Wh
  • Dimensions: 377.7 x 253 x 22.5 mm, 2.2 kg

Unfortunately, no pricing or availability information has been released at this point.

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Arkadiusz Piasek, 2016-01- 5 (Update: 2016-01- 5)