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Asus Introduces The Zenbook Flip 13/15 – Sports Core i7-8565U, 16GB RAM & GTX 1050

Asus has just revealed a slew of notebooks at IFA 2018. Among the few notebooks they’ve revealed, there’s one interesting 2-in-1 that they’ve released today called the Zenbook Flip 13 and 15. Both, the Zenbook Flip 13 and 15 are now the world’s most compact convertibles.

These new 2-in-1s feature Asus’s 360° ErgoLift hinge is rated for 20,000 open and close cycles. Aside from that, the Zenbook Flip 13 and 15 feature an excellent slim body while balancing the performance.

Asus Introduces The Zenbook Flip 13/15 - Sports Core i7-8565U, 16GB RAM & GTX 1050 2

On the inside, we’re looking at an Intel ® Core ™ i7-8565U processor, upto 16GB of RAM, up to 512GB PCIe SSD storage, 2TB SATA hard drive and a GTX 1050 Max-Q discrete GPU. There’s several variants of the device that would cater to every user’s needs.

Since these notebooks do feature the newly announced Intel Core i7-8565U and i5-8265U processors, these notebooks also support Gigabit WiFi out of the box for those crazy download speeds.

For now, there’s no word on pricing and availability. However, if we do get an update from the folks at Asus, we’ll be sure to update you with them.

Here’s the spec sheet that compares the Asus Zenbook Flip 13 and 15.

 Zenbook Flip 13Zenbook Flip 15
CPUCore i7-8565U
Core i5-8265U
Core i7-8565U
Core i5-8265U
GPUIntegrated UHD Graphics 620NVIDIA GTX 1050 Max-Q 2GB
RAM8GB / 16GB 2133MHz LPDDR316GB DDR4
Storage512GB/256GB PCIe ® SSD
512GB/256GB SATA3 SSD
512GB PCIe ® SSD
512GB / 256GB SATA3 SSD
2TB SATA HDD 5400RPM
Display Size13.3” FHD (1920x1080)
Touchscreen
3.5mm-thin bezel
15.6” LED-backlit 4K UHD (3840x2160)
Touchscreen
15.6” LED-backlit FHD (1920x1080)
Touchscreen
4.5mm-thin bezel
Battery Size50Wh 3-cell lithium-polymer battery57Wh 4-cell lithium-polymer battery
86Wh 6-cell lithium-polymer battery (SSD
SKU only)
I/O PortsOption 1 (without world-facing camera)
2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C ™
1 x USB 2.0 Type-A
1 x Standard HDMI
1 x Audio combo jack
1 x DC in

Option 2 (with world-facing camera)
2 x Type-C ™ USB 3.1 Gen 1
1 x Audio combo jack
1 x DC in
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C ™ (data transfer
only)
1 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A
1 x USB 2.0
1 x Standard HDMI
1 x SD card reader
1 x Audio combo jack
Weight1.3kg1.9kg

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