Asus launches 3 new Ultrabooks belonging to the VivoBook 14 range, the Asus VivoBook X412UB, the Asus VivoBook X412FJ and the Asus VivoBook X412FL. The program includes Quad Core Whiskey Lake processor, NVIDIA graphics card, SSD storage or full HD IPS screen.
The new Asus VivoBook X412UB Ultrabooks , Asus VivoBook X412FJ and Asus VivoBook X412FL weigh 1.5 Kg and measure 322 x 212 x 19.9mm. They run on Windows 10 with a 2-cell 37Wh battery that can be recharged 60% in 49 minutes.
They are based on a Whiskey Lake low-power processor , Dual Core i3-8145U Turbo (2.1 GHz), Quad Core i5-8265U (1.6 GHz) or Quad Core i7-8565U (1.8 GHz), all with Intel integrated graphics solution UHD 620.
The Whiskey Lake is associated with a RAM up to 12GB DDR4 2400MHz (4GB soldered + 1 slot) and a storage either 500GB hard drive or 1TB at 5400rpm, or SSD M.2 (SATA 3.0 128/256 GB. An Optane module is also available as an option.
Their display is entrusted to a 14-inch screen 45% NTSC anti-glare NanoEdge thin edges 5.7mm, either WXGA HD (1366×768) or Full HD (1920×1080) or Full HD IPS .
Featuring a chiclet keyboard with backlit option , these Ultrabooks feature an HD webcam with microphone, 2 SonicMaster speakers and an ErgoLift webcam that raises them by 2 ° when opened and available. in blue, dark gray, orange, light silver or white.
They can also optionally integrate a Windows Hello compatible biometric reader and a NumPad (NumberPad): the touchpad can as needed act as a classic touchpad or keypad.
Connectivity side, there are modules Wi-Fi ac (2×2) and Bluetooth 4.2, an HDMI video output, a combo audio headset / microphone, 1 USB 3.0, 1 USB 2.0 and 1 USB 3.1 Type-C (Gen1 / Gen2) .
The Asus VivoBook X412UB does not have a dedicated graphics card, unlike the other 2 models.
The Asus VivoBook X412FJ takes advantage of a dedicated NVIDIA Pascal GeForce MX230 2GB GDDR5 graphics card while the Asus VivoBook X412FLboasts a more powerful graphics card, the NVIDIA Pascal GeForce MX250 2GB GDDR5 dedicated.