ASUS Unveils UX305 Notebook Series in India
ASUS Unveils UX305 Notebook Series in IndiaASUS India

Taiwanese consumer electronics manufacturer ASUS has launched a new laptop for Indian consumers. Dubbed as ZenBook UX305, the latest laptop is just 12.3mm thick and weighs just 1.2Kg. ASUS has claimed that the ZenBook UX305 is the slimmest 13.3-inch laptop in the world till date.

The laptop is the recipient of 2014 Good Design Award from the Japan Institute of Design Promotion (JDP) and 2015 iF Design Award.

The ZenBook UX305 boasts a 13.3-inch QHD IPS anti-glare display with a resolution support of 3200x1800 pixels. The display features an amazing pixel density of 275ppi for crisp, vivid and lifelike images and video. With 300cd/m2 brightness, a contrast ratio of 770:1 and an ergonomic anti-glare coating, blacks are deep, whites are stunningly pure, and the wide gamut (72% NTSC) ensures accurate colours.

Powered by the new Intel Core M-5Y10 processor the UX305 has been aptly backed with up to 8GB worth RAM memory. For the storage, ZenBook UX305 features an 512GB SSD drive with SATA 6GBits/sec performance capability.

The ZenBook UX305 also features the advanced ASUS thermal management design for fanless body. For battery power, ASUS has featured lithium-polymer battery with a claimed battery life of up to 10 hours.

On the connectivity front, the UX305 offers three SuperSpeed USB 3.0 ports, out of which one USB ports supports ASUS Charger+ technology for rapid recharging of mobile devices. A USB-to-Ethernet adapter is bundled with UX305, along with a mini DisplayPort-to-VGA adapter for connecting to an external monitor.

"Today's introduction of our latest ASUS ZENBOOK is our step ahead to make the incredible available for the Indian masses. Being the pioneers of bringing ultrabooks in the country, we comprehend the market for Ultrabooks here and has timely introduced various variants to cater to the demand. Zenbook UX305 is one of our elite ranges of products and will further enhance our Ultrabook Series and quality offerings for our existing and prospective customers," said Peter Chang, Region Head, South Asia & Country Manager – System Business Group - ASUS India

The Zenbook UX305 is available in Obsidian Stone and Ceramic Alloy and is priced at ₹49,999. The device will be available on Flipkart and ASUS Exclusive Stores from 15 May 2015 onwards.

ASUS ZenBook UX305

Part No 90NB06X1-M03900
Model Name UX305FA(MS)-FC113H
EAN Code 4712900014235
UPC Code 889349014233
LCD Cover Color & Decoration 1A black
Top Case Color & Decoration 1A black
On board processor Intel® Core M-5Y10 Processor (4M Cache, up to 2.0 GHz)
Operating System Windows 8.1 (64bit)
Office Microsoft® Office 2013 Trial
Chipset N/A
Memory Slot N/A
On board memory 4GB
How to upgrade memory Not Available
Total System Memory 4GB
Storage SATA3 256G M.2 SSD
Display 13.3'//LED Back-lit//Slim 300nits//FHD 1920x1080 16:9//AG//WV
External video display modes HDMI 1.4
Discrete/Share Share
IGPU Graphics name defined by CPU
Video Camera HD web camera
Built-in TV-Tuner N/A
FingerPrint N/A
Wireless 802.11agn+Bluetooth 4.0 (Dual band)-Intel WIDI
3G/4G N/A
Card Reader SDXC
USB Port 3x USB 3.0
Interface 1x Headphone-out & Audio-in Combo Jack
1x micro HDMI
Audio Built-in speaker
Built-in microphone
Bang & Olufsen ICEpower®
Sonic Master
Weight (Kg) 1.00 KG (Without Battery)
1.20 KG (with 6 cell battery)
Dimension (cm) 32.4(W) x 22.6(D) x 1.23 ~ 1.23 (H) cm
AC Adapter 45W AC Adapter: Output: 19V DC, 2.37A, 45W: Input: 100~240V AC
50/60Hz universal
Battery 44WHrs, 3S1P, 3-cell Li-ion Polymer Battery Pack
Keyboard type Chiclet Keyboard
Keyboard Specification ASUS 285mm keyboard with 19.24mm key pitch
Antivirus and Tool Software McAfee Internet Security 2012
Security N/A
Supplied Accessories Without carry bag