16 Apr 2021: ASUS launches ZenBook Duo 14, Pro Duo 15 in India
Taiwanese tech giant ASUS has launched its latest premium laptops, the ZenBook Duo 14 and ZenBook Pro Duo 15 in India.
As for the highlights, both the devices come with the latest 11th Generation Intel Core processors, up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 graphics chips, Harman Kardon branded speakers, and secondary ScreenPad Plus touch displays.
Here are more details.
Design and display: The Pro Duo 15 boasts of a 4K OLED display
The ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 and Pro Duo 15 feature a conventional rectangular screen with slim bezels.
The former bears a 14.0-inch Full-HD+ (1920x1080 pixels) primary screen and a 12.65-inch HD+ (1920x515 pixels) IPS ScreenPad Plus secondary display.
Meanwhile, the Pro Duo 15 sports a 15.6-inch 4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) OLED main display and a 14.0-inch 4K (3840x1100 pixels) IPS ScreenPad secondary screen.
Fact: The laptops come in a Celestial Blue color
ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 and Pro Duo 15 house an LED-backlit touchscreen, an aspect ratio of 16:9, stylus support, and a backlit chiclet-style keyboard with support for NumberPad (only Pro Duo 15). They are both offered in a Celestial Blue shade.
Internals: They draw power from an 11th Generation Intel Core processor
ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 is powered by an Intel Core i5/i7 processor, paired with an NVIDIA GeForce MX450 graphics card.
Meanwhile, the ZenBook Pro Duo 15 draws power from an Intel Core i7/i9 chipset, combined with an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card.
The devices are offered with up to 32GB of RAM, and up to 1TB of SSD storage.
Details: They offer support for Wi-Fi 6
The I/O ports on the ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 include a USB Type-A port, an HDMI port, a micro-SD card reader, and a headphone jack.
On the other hand, the ZenBook Pro Duo 15 offers a similar combination minus the card reader.
For ensuring connectivity, the laptops support Wi-Fi 6, and Bluetooth 5.0. They also pack up to 92Whr battery.
Fact: ASUS ZenBook Duo 14, Pro Duo 15: Pricing and availability
ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 starts at Rs. 99,990 for the model with Intel Iris Xe Graphics (8GB). It is sold via Amazon India, Flipkart, and other exclusive retail stores. Meanwhile, the Pro Duo 15 begins at Rs. 2,39,990 and will be available from mid-May.