ASUS Zenbook DUO: World’s First 14-inch Dual-Screen OLED Laptop

Throughout CES 2024 ASUS launched the Zenbook DUO (2024) UX8406, claiming the title of the world’s first ultraportable laptop computer geared up with twin 14-inch 3K 120 Hz OLED touchscreens. This machine, a part of the Intel Evo Version, units a brand new commonplace for on-the-go versatility with its removable full-size Bluetooth ASUS ErgoSense keyboard and touchpad.

Weighing 1.35 kg, the Zenbook DUO guarantees multitasking flexibility with excellent mobility — The twin 3K 120 Hz ASUS Lumina OLED shows, that includes a lay-flat 180° hinge, can prolong the visible workspace as much as a considerable 19.8 inches; The person modes, (together with Laptop computer, Twin Display, Desktop, and Sharing), are managed by the ASUS ScreenXpert software program, and the removable keyboard permits for a conventional clamshell laptop computer expertise when positioned on the decrease show.

This machine options an Intel Core Extremely 9 processor with an built-in Neural Processing Unit (NPU) for AI acceleration, as much as 32 GB of LPDDR5x reminiscence, and as much as a 2 TB PCIe 4.0 SSD. Its 75 Wh battery, coupled with Harman Kardon-certified Dolby Atmos audio, goals to reinforce the on-the-go person expertise.

The model talked about sustainability, saying that the laptop computer incorporates recycled supplies (90% post-industrial-recycled magnesium-aluminum alloy), surpassing ENERGY STAR power-efficiency necessities by as much as 43%. The laptop computer’s packaging is constituted of 100% recyclable FSC Combine-certified and FSC Recycled paper. Contributing to its sustainability, the laptop computer undergoes sturdiness testing to fulfill US MIL-STD-810H requirements.

The ASUS Lumina OLED shows are Dolby Imaginative and prescient licensed, Pantone Validated, and supply a cinema-grade 100% DCI-P3 coloration gamut, guaranteeing vivid and correct coloration rendering. The touchscreens assist high-precision stylus enter utilizing the elective ASUS Pen with 4096 strain ranges.

Speaking concerning the numerous person modes, we’ve got ones similar to Twin Display mode for expansive viewing, Desktop mode for side-by-side portrait screens, Laptop computer mode for conventional use, and Sharing mode for collaborative shows.

By way of connectivity, the machine brings Thunderbolt 4 ports, 1 USB 3.2 Gen 1 Kind-A port, an HDMI 2.1 (TMDS) port, and a 3.5 mm audio jack, minimizing the necessity for extra adapters.

Specs ASUS Zenbook DUO (2024) UX8406
CPU Intel Core Extremely 9 processor 185H
Intel Core Extremely 7 processor 155H
Intel Core Extremely 5 processor 125H
Show Twin shows: 2 x 14″ 16:10 3K ASUS Lumina OLED touchscreens
– 2880 x 1800 decision
– 91% screen-to-body ratio
– As much as 500 nits peak brightness
– 100% DCI-P3 coloration gamut
– DisplayHDR True Black 500 certification
– 120 Hz refresh price
Working System Home windows 11 House / Professional
Graphics Intel Arc Graphics
NPU Twin neural compute engine: devoted low-power AI engine with broad software program assist
Important Reminiscence As much as 32 GB LPDDR5x 7467 MHz RAM
Storage As much as 2 TB PCIe® Gen 4 SSD
Connectivity WiFi 6E (802.11ax)
Bluetooth 5.3
Digital camera FHD (1080p) IR digital camera with Home windows Howdy
ASUS AiSense Digital camera
I/O Ports 2 x Thunderbolt 4 Kind-C
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Kind-A
1 x HDMI 2.1 (TMDS)
1 x Audio jack
Touchpad 129 x 74 mm ASUS ErgoSense touchpad
Audio Constructed-in audio system
Good amplifier expertise
Constructed-in microphone
Harman Kardon licensed
Dolby Atmos licensed
Battery 75 Wh
AC Adapter 65 W adapter
Output: 5V~20V, 65 W
Enter: 100~240 V AC, 50 / 60 Hz common
Dimensions 31.3 x 21.7 x 1.46 cm (with out Bluetooth keyboard)
31.3 x 21.7 x 1.99 cm (with Bluetooth keyboard)
31.3 x 20.9 x 0.51 – 0.53 cm (Bluetooth keyboard)
Weight 1.35 kg (with out Bluetooth keyboard)
1.65 kg (with Bluetooth keyboard)

Availability and Value

The 2024 model of the Zenbook Duo is anticipated to begin at $1,499 within the US, whereas within the UK and Europe costs begin at £1,699.99 and €2,099.99 respectively, hitting the shops “later in Q1”.

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