Do you like MacBook Air but did not have enough budget to buy it? If you are that person, we have a good news for you. Asus, the famous laptop maker has a new product that suitable for you, called ASUS ZENBOOK UX21E-ESL4. Like the Apple’s machine, the ZENBOOK UX21E-ESL4 laptop also comes with stylish, slim, light and robust design, as well as the Intel ULV (Ultra Low Voltage) dual core processor as he heart of the machine and a Solid State Drive as internal storage type to ensure this model has faster and more responsive system than conventional laptop on it’s class.
ASUS ZENBOOK UX21E-ESL4 Specifications
Under the hood, you’ll find Intel Core i5-2467M with a base clocked speed of 1.6GHZ, 4 GB DDR3 1333 MHz RAM and a 128 GB SSD as internal storage. To increase performance, ASUS ZENBOOK UX21E-ESL4 ultra portable notebook also support HyperThreading technology and Intel Turbo Boost technology to enhanced processor speed up to 2.30 GHz when single core active. For base configurations, ASUS ZENBOOK UX21E-ESL4 will be preloaded with Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium as the operating system and upgradeable to Windows 8 Pro with extra $14.99. (This offer valid until January 31, 2013.)
The 11.6 inch Widescreen High Definition LED-Backlit display combine with Intel HD Graphics 3000 with shared graphics memory delivers clear, bright and good color combinations to images and video. It capable to playing 720p video playback and support a resolution at 1366 x 768 pixel, as well as dual stereo speakers that located on the bottom with Bang & Olufsen ICEpower technology, a 0.3MP webcamera on the top of display with internal digital microphone for video communications and a Micro HDMI port to connect the content into HDTV, just in case you want to enjoy detailed viewing experience.
Of course, like other Asus ZenBook UX21E series, the ESL4 model also have an aluminum case and light aluminum body with features an unique “spun” finish. Weighing at only 1.09 kg (2.4) pounds and measures 11.80 x 6.20 x 0.70 in (299.72 x 157.42 x 17.78 mm), the ultra portable laptop is perfect for travel companions. The ultra portable laptop can also easily slip it into carry bag. Reportedly, the 6-cell lithium-ion battery will gives users up o seven hours of battery life on single charge. Like the ThinkPad X131e laptop, this model also lacks optical drive, but if you really need it, you can connect the external optical drive via USB port.
ZENBOOK UX21E-ESL4 Price
When you looked on the right side, you will find USB 3.0 port which offers faster speed than standart USB 2.0 model and a micro HDMI port, while on the left side, there are a headphone/microphone jack, mini VGA port and single USB 2.0 port. Other features are a chiclet-style keyboard with Bluetooth 4.0 +HS, 802.11b/g/n WLAN, Asus Vibe Fun Center, Windows Live apps, Microsoft Office Suite and more. If you interested, ASUS ZENBOOK UX21E-ESL4 is now available in Microsoft Store for price of $799.