ASUS Zenbook Duo 14 : A seamlessly designed laptop machine with futuristic dual screen display system
Filed on January 13, 2021 | Last updated on January 14, 2021 at 08.45 am
A futuristic laptop machine to maximize potentiality and give you the ultimate edge in workflow efficiency with its unique dual screen display system that makes it easier to harness your full creative power.
The spaceship experience of the ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 truly feels extraordinary with its compact practically powerful features and perfectly rich connectivity it is ready to take your projects out of this world.
Riding high on its impressive features - FHD NanoEdge Bezel Touch, Intel Core i7-1165G7, GeForce MX450, 16GB RAM, 1TB PCIe SSD, Innovative ScreenPad Plus, Windows 10, Celestial Blue, the ASUS Zenbook Duo 14 also includes an array of useful ports, including two USB Type C Thunderbolt 4 connections, one USB A, HDMI and a microSD card slot.
The notebook design is surely the first of its kind in the market and with heavy anticipation for Windows 10 you can expect to experience an even smoother and seamless functionality.
Evolved zenbook duo design
Coming to you with an industrial design of its predecessors the evolutionary ASUS Zenbook Duo 14 has had its Screenpad+ lifted to an ergonomic angle for comfort of the users and an efficiently unique cooling system.
The chassis and lid are made of magnesium alloy that perfectly complements its prestigious Celestial Blue finish. The ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 weighs in at 1.6kg and is 16.9mm slim, making it a solid entry level laptop for the executive man on the move.
The Screenpad+ provides its users with the ultimate edge in workflow and multitasking. With improved brightness the user can avoid screen reflections and featured improvements in the ScreenXpert. Scrolling through visually appealing sites with the added display brings a wow effect as content spills from the main display.
The new hinge design incorporates strength and durability to enhance and lift not only the Screenpad+ but the laptop itself, this creates a better thermal efficiency system and visual experience.
Latest processors and rich connectivity
The 2021 ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 is equipped with 11th Gen Intel core i7 processors with better battery life and mobility than previously possible. The new processors revolutionize modern creative workflows with Intel Deep Learning Boost AI acceleration.
The ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 supports up to 16GB of ram and a 1TB PCIe3.0 NVMe SSD as well as Thunderbolt 4, an full size HDMI 1.4 and USB3.2 gen 1 Type-A port along with a 3.5mm audio jack and a MicroSD card reader, WiFi 6 and Bluetooth 5, all positioned conveniently.
The Nvidia GeForce MX450 GPU is capable of double the performance offered from the previous generation Nvidia MX250, allowing smoother graphic performance and content creation.
It also features two thunderbolt 4 USB-C ports, with up to 40 Gbps of Data Bandwith and up to 8k display output, along with USB 4.0 support. This makes it easier to connect to display devices such as a TV or monitor, connect to storage devices or expand connections without the need for adaptors or extra dongles.
AAS plus (Active Aerodynamic system)
The ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 also integrated a unique Active Aerodynamic system that works with the secondary screen elevating to open a massive intake for 49% higher airflow. Also, featuring a new and advanced thermal module with two highly efficient fans which allows the ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 to maintain high performance. This innovative system of cooling the system is now unique to ASUS ZenBook Duo 14.
Nanoedge display with TUV Rheinhard Eye Care certification
The ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 features a 14inch FHD with incredibly slim 4mm NanoEdge bezels on the 4 sides, resulting in a 93% screen to body ratio. The display is PANTONE validated providing the highest level of color accuracy, Low light modes and Anti-Flicker technology, and passed the TUV Rheinland Eye Care Certification. The sRGB coverage and contrast ratio under the matte touchscreen overlay results in a slightly grainier picture quality rather than a glossy alternative.
AIPT (ASUS intelligent Performance technology)
The 2021 ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 has applied ASUS Intelligent Performance Technology that can boost the power to a sustainable level for improved performance. AIPT also adjusts the power consumption according to system loading status and temperatures allowing the system to run efficiently and quieter.
There are smart sensors fitted into various components for real time temperature detection, working together with ASUS exclusive algorithm it can accurately detect the output consumption needs. The user also has the option to manually cycle between whisper, balanced and performance modes to suit their requirements.
New features in screen xpert 2.0
The new and improved Control Center for the UI of the screen pad plus, the users can adjust the location of the Control Center to their preference. It features a brightness adjuster, task swap, window flicking, touchpad mode activator, action menu, task groups, keyboard lock, settings and many more applications.
The ScreenXpert 2.0 currently supports Adobe Premier, After Effects, Photoshop, and Lightroom Classic. The Control Panel app enables a panel suited to each software set for commonly used tools. With the 16 GB of RAM this machine is built ready for multitasking between its two screens.
ASUS WiFi Master Premium
The ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 is equipped with ASUS WIFI Master Premium Technology. This is built in-line with ASUS WiFi SmartConnect function providing greater distance, stability, and seamless wireless network experience.
The dual WiFi 6 wireless network card provides up to 3x higher throughput and 4x the network capacity. The network card also incorporates Bluetooth 5.0 for connection to Bluetooth enabled devices.
With WiFi SmartConnect, you can expect to automatically connect to the best signal around you with a higher priority to mobile hotspots previously connected enabling you to stay connected.
Up to 17- hours of Battery Life Plus Fast-Charging Technology
USB-C Easy charge support enables the ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 to be used with a wide array of USB-C chargers (5-20 V). Users can be sure they have the fastest charging and longest lasting Ultrabook reaching full capacity in under two hours.
Pricing and availability
The ASUS ZenBook Duo 14 will be available in the UAE at Jumbo, Sharaf DG, Emax, E-City, Virgin Megastores, Computronic, and e-tailers Amazon, Gulf Micro and Al Ershad, starting on January 14, for Dh 5999.