ASUS Unveils New 2022 Zenbook Lineup
Alongside the refreshed Vivobook lineup, ASUS has also unveiled a new line of Zenbook Pro and Zenbook S laptops, complete with a new "modern Zen" look with a new ASUS monogram 'A' lid logo. The Zenbook Pro series consists of the Zenbook Pro 16X OLED, Zenbook Pro 14 Duo OLED, Zenbook Pro 15 Flip OLED, and Zenbook Pro 17. Meanwhile, the S series includes the Zenbook S 13 OLED and Zenbook S 13 Flip OLED.
Zenbook Pro 16X OLED
The flagship Zenbook Pro 16X OLED creator laptop is powered by up to a 12th Gen Intel Core i9 12900H processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 graphics, backed by the new ASUS IceCool Pro cooling system with two IceBlades fans. The 16" device has a 16:10 OLED touchscreen display with 4K resolution, 60Hz refresh rate, and 550 nits of brightness. It supports Dolby Vision, 100% of the DCI-P3 color gamut, and VESA DisplayHDR True Black 500. It also features an all-new White-RGB ASUS Intelligent Lighting system, ASUS Dial rotary controller, and an enlarged touchpad.
Zenbook Pro 14 Duo OLED
The new Zenbook Pro 14 Duo OLED is a dual-screen creator laptop and also the world's first 14.5" 2.8K 120Hz OLED device. The secondary touchscreen is now a bigger and brighter 12.7" ScreenPad Plus, combined with the AAS Ultra auto-tilting design for cooling and ergonomics.
It's equipped with up to the 12th Gen Intel Core i9-12900H processor, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti graphics, and ASUS IceCool Plus technology. The main Dolby Vision OLED touchscreen has a 2.8K resolution, a smooth 120Hz refresh rate, and 500 nits of peak brightness. It covers 100% of the DCI-P3 color gamut, and has PANTONE validated color accuracy as well as TUV Rheinland certification.
The bigger 15.6" Zenbook Pro 15 Duo OLED has also been updated, now with up to a 12th Gen Intel Core i9-12900H processor and up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 graphics.
Zenbook Pro 15 Flip OLED
The Zenbook Pro 15 Flip OLED comes with a 15.6" 2.8K 120Hz OLED touchscreen, up to a 12th Gen Intel Core i7 processor, and an all-new Intel Arc A370M graphics. It also features a 360° ErgoLift hinge, an HDIR camera for face recognition, Harman Kardon-tuned Dolby Atmos quad-speaker audio system, and a combined ambient light and RGB color sensor.
Zenbook Pro 17
The Zenbook Pro 17 has a large 17.3" NanoEdge Dolby Vision IPS touchscreen display with a 2.5K resolution and a 165Hz refresh rate. Available in a sleek Tech Black color option, it is powered by up to an AMD Ryzen 9 6900HX chip and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 graphics.
Zenbook S 13 Flip OLED
With a 360° ErgoLift hinge, the Zenbook S 13 Flip OLED can be used in multiple modes: laptop, tent, stand, and tablet. Weighing just 1.1kg, it is equipped with up to the 12th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and a 67Wh battery. For connectivity, it offers three Thunderbolt 4 USB-C ports and a microSD card reader.
It comes with a presence-detection ability that will automatically log in and log out when the user approaches or leaves the laptop. There's also an RGB color sensor for brightness and color temperature adjustments.
Zenbook S 13 OLED
The ultralight Zenbook S 13 OLED comes in 4 new colors: Ponder Blue, Aqua Celadon, Vestige Beige, and Refined White. It features up to an AMD Ryzen 7 6800U processor and AMD Radeon 680M graphics, and a battery that can last for up to 19 hours of usage. It has a 16:10 2.8K OLED NanoEdge touchscreen display with PANTONE validated color accuracy, VESA DisplayHDR True Black 500, TUV Rheinland low blue light, and 100% of DCI-P3 color gamut support.