Offered at the moment on sale at less than 750 euros (limited stock), the Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-DQ405T is a compact and lightweight 13-inch convertible ultrabook. Its base is configured for productive office enthusiasts with its Core i7 Kaby Lake, 8 GB of RAM and its dedicated 512 GB SSD, in favor of responsiveness. Around this heart revolves a beautiful screen Quad HD IPS tactile pivotable 360 °, a mobility argument reinforced by a correct autonomy and the addition of a biometric reader.
|Slab||13.3 ” Quad HD IPS touch multi-touch 10 points 300 cd / m² workable 360 ° (3200×1800, brilliant)|
|Processor||Kaby Lake Intel Core i7-7500U (2.7 GHz, 2 cores, TDP 15W)|
|RAM installed (max)||8 GB LPDDR3 1866 MHz|
|Storage space||512GB SSD M.2, SATA 3.0 (6.0 Gb / s)|
|Graphic card||Intel HD 620 integrated into the processor|
|Audio system||2 Sonic Master speakers|
|webcam||Yes, 720p HD with microphone|
|Network||Wi-Fi ac / b / g / n (2×2)|
|Bluetooth||Yes, Bluetooth 4.1|
|Card reader||Yes, SD / SDHC / SDXC|
|Video output (s)||HDMI|
|Entries exits)||Headphone / Mic Combo|
|USB||2 USB 3.0 1 USB 3.1 Type-C Gen1|
|Operating system||Windows 10 64-bit|
|Drums||Li-Polymer 3 cells 4590mAh 57Whr|
|Autonomy announced||10 hours|
|Dimensions (mm)||321 x 219 x 4.1-13.9 mm|
|Other||Backlit chiclet keyboard, multi-touch touchpad|
The understated elegance of this Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-DQ405T will seduce more than one. Compact and flexible, it counts a little less than 1.3 kg on the scale and does not exceed 14 mm thick to go unnoticed in your bag. On the other hand, its all-black aluminum finish contrasts with the traditional Asus design. Here, a Soft Touch surface covers the lid and the base and offers good strength and elegance.
Like any good self-respecting convertible, the ultrabook is installed on 360-degree rotating hinges, allowing the screen to adopt different positions (computer, tablet, bridge or tent). And not to spoil anything, the keyboard is backlit to serve both the look and feel of the keys in a dark atmosphere.
The autonomy reaches about 9 hours in Internet browsing with active WiFi, it is a good result given its QHD more greedy than the classic Full HD.
Central element of the ultrabook, the screen has something to seduce with its specifications QHD IPS touch. Its extended definition (3200 x 1800 pixels) offers a high density of display, appreciable even on 13 inches to enjoy your content in (High) High Definition in the best conditions and to magnify the characters and details without losing sharpness . The IPS technology will open the viewing angles horizontally and vertically and reproduce the colors faithfully while the brilliant treatment (inseparable touch) will tend to create reflections in a bright atmosphere.
Its nomadic configuration is far from the only strong point of this Asus Zenbook Flip UX360UAK-DQ405T. It also demonstrates responsiveness with its core consisting of a low-power Core i7 Kaby Lake and 8 GB of RAM. This duo is perfect for everyday use with tasks such as surfing the web, playing video or working on Office. It can even deal with editing work (Photoshop, Lightroom Light) and will be perfectly comfortable multitasking.
For its part, the game is not its primary purpose but is still made possible by the chip HD 620 integrated processor. It allows to launch some old titles and little demanding with a nice fluidity provided to lower the definition in Full HD (1920x1080px, details “Low”).
The storage is another point of satisfaction on this ultrabook because it is entrusted to a dedicated SSD which besides being more robust, economical and silent than a standard hard disk, allows the system to reach a very comfortable level of reactivity . To spoil anything, its capacity of 512 GB is very honest and will allow you to house all of your programs and a large part of your working documents / toy library.
Connectivity is complete for this type of ultrabook 13 inches with an HDMI port (which replaces the micro-HDMI of the previous version), an SD card reader, three USB ports including a USB 3.1 Type-C versatile and the latest generations of Wifi AC and Bluetooth 4.1 modules. A fingerprint reader is also on the menu to log in a gesture to Windows.