New ZenBook, VivoBook Laptops, Mixed Reality Headset, and More

New ZenBook, VivoBook Laptops, Mixed Reality Headset, and More

Asus also on Wednesday also announced its Windows Mixed Reality headset ahead of Microsoft's keynote later this week. Weighing under 400g and featuring premium antibacterial cushioned materials and a balanced-crown design that reduces pressure on the nose and face, the ASUS Windows Mixed Reality Headset is cool and comfortable to wear for extended periods, letting users enjoy amazingly immersive experiences for longer. Other features on the headset include inside-out tracking with two built-in front-facing tracking cameras with 6 degrees-of-freedom (6DoF) position tracking. Priced at $953, the laptop is powered by 8th-generation Intel Core i7 quad-core processor coupled with 16GB of RAM and NVIDIA GeForce MX150 graphics. You also get up to 13 hours of battery life, a fingerprint sensor and Windows 10. Clearly, the former two models won't come cheap, featuring high-performance graphics, top-notch audio systems, super-sharp touchscreens and up to 16GB RAM each.

Moving to the second convertible launched by Asus, the ZenBook Flip 15, similar to the Flip 14, sports a 360-degree rotatable 15.6-inch display.

United Kingdom considers options as North Korea threat grows
The two leaders are expected to discuss the possibility of further sanctions on North Korea , May's office said. "We want to continue to bring pressure on North Korea to ensure that they desist this action".

As reported by Tech Radar, the Asus Zenbook Flip 14 is only about 13.9 mm thick, beating other convertible laptops with its incredibly thin dimension. It combines elegant sophistication with the convenience and versatility of a 360°-flippable display, and features an innovative 360° ErgoLift hinge with a dual-action mechanism that lifts and tilts the keyboard into the ideal typing position when the display is opened beyond 135°. The 7th Generation Intel Core i7 processor that powers VivoBook Flip 14 provides powerful, energy-efficient performance. The ZenBook Flip15 starts at 899€(~$1000), and like the Flip 14, we're still waiting on hear on when precisely it will hit the market. Asus has packed Nvidia GTX 1050 graphics card along with 2 TB HDD and 512 GB SSD with Type-C USB port and support for Thunderbolt 3.

Finally, Asus also announced a more traditional laptop: the incredibly thin and light VivoBook S14. It is just 13.9mm thin and weighs only 1.12kg. It's a 12.9mm-thin and 1.1kg-light package, which manages to hold together a 14-inch NanoEdge 4K display, eighth generation Intel Core i7 processor, up to 16GB of 2133MHz LPDDR3 RAM, and what the company describes as "blazingly-fast up 1TB PCIe SSD - one of the largest-capacity SSDs available". The 8th generation CPU is a Core i7-8550U 4C/8T chip with a base processor frequency of 1.8GHz and a maximum turbo frequency of 4GHz. It is outfitted with Intel's Core i7 (7th generation) along with support for Asus Pen.

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