ASUS ZenBook Pro: Designed To Entice, Crafted To Perform
The New ZenBook Pro Is Not Just Better: It's The Best
Get the power to create your dreams. Power to fuel your imagination. Power to do whatever you want to do, anywhere and everywhere.
Every part of ZenBook Pro has been crafted to make it faster, more powerful and more amazing than the previous gen; from its latest 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Quad Core Processor to its gaming grade NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Ti graphics and a quad speaker Harman Kardon surround sound audio system.
Every detail of its finish makes it even more beautiful than ever before; including its precision engineered solid aluminum unibody and stunning Full HD NanoEdge display.
- Windows® 10, 64 bit
- 7th gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ Quad Core Processor
- 16GB DDR4-2400 SO-DIMM RAM
- 15.6in Full HD (1,920 x 1,080) Nano Edge technology w/ Touch Display
- NVIDIA® GeForce® 1050 Ti w/ 4GB GDDR5 VRAM
- 512GB High Speed M.2 PCIe SSD
- Quad Speakers Certified by Harman Kardon
- Exclusive ASUS SonicMaster Audio Processing
Beauty: Enduring Elegance, Timeless Style
The elegant finish and refined profile of ZenBook Pro belies the power inside. Its precision crafted solid aluminum unibody features brilliant diamond cut edges and the iconic Zen inspired spun-metal finish on the lid, with two sophisticated color schemes; Royal Blue and Matte Black; that let you match your professional style. At just 18.9mm thin, with a travel-friendly weight of only 1.8kg, the ZenBook Pro is a gorgeous powerhouse that you can take anywhere.
The ZenBook Pro features up to a 7th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 quad-core processor with 16GB of DDR4 RAM and gaming-grade NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Ti graphics. Its astonishing processing power shames most desktops, and its ultra-fast up to 1TB PCIe® x4 SSD storage delivers 3000MB/s read speeds for superb responsiveness.
Cooling System: Less Heat, More Power
Heat is the enemy of performance. The ZenBook Pro stays cool at all times with its highly efficient dual fan cooling system that incorporates three heat pipes. Even though the new ZenBook Pro is more powerful than ever, this advanced cooling design keeps it's external temperature 2.35°C cooler than the previous generation; ensuring maximum performance, anytime and anywhere.
CPU: Unstoppable Computing
ZenBook Pro is available with a 7th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ quad-core processor, which is 2x as powerful as a similar dual-core CPU. It also offers 8% better performance, versus the previous gen and also provides the ability to boost operating frequency up to 3.8GHz. This amazing processor ensures that ZenBook Pro has the power to match your imagination and creativity.
GPU: Gaming Grade Graphics
ZenBook Pro uses up to the latest NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 1050 Ti gaming-grade graphics with up to 4GB of GDDR5 video memory to deliver performance that's nearly 2x faster than a GeForce GTX 960M GPU. This DirectX® 12 compatible graphics monster delivers all the horsepower you need for even the most graphics intensive tasks, such as 3D rendering, Full HD video playback or ultra detailed Full HD gaming. Whether you're a designer, a developer or a gamer, you'll get the best possible graphics performance with ZenBook Pro.
Thinner Edges, More Display
The 15.6 inch NanoEdge multi touch display of the ZenBook Pro is truly remarkable. Along with Full HD resolution and 178° wide view technology, it features an incredibly thin bezel along all four edges of the screen. This super slim bezel is just 7.3mm wide at its narrowest point, providing a screen to body ratio of 83%; so you see more display and less frame. The projected capacitive touch technology of the NanoEdge display has 10 point multi touch support, so you can use multi finger gestures for totally intuitive navigation and control. It also supports the ASUS Pen for ultra precise sketching, writing or annotating.
Full HD Resolution: More detail, more natural colors
With an astonishing resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels; the Full HD NanoEdge display is something to behold. We've engineered 282 pixels into every single inch of the screen to make sure that everything is pin sharp; from the finest details in photos and videos to the tiniest text. The ultra wide 100% sRGB and 72% NTSC color gamut of the display produces incredibly natural looking colors, and 178° wide view technology ensures a perfect picture even at acute viewing angles.
Audio: Quad Speaker Harman Kardon sound
To equip ZenBook Pro with unsurpassed audio performance, the ASUS Golden Ear team joined forces with audiophile specialists Harman Kardon to produce the next generation of ASUS SonicMaster audio technology. And the results are astonishing. With an array of 4 separate high quality speakers powered by two smart amplifiers, ZenBook Pro offers true surround sound that's 2.5x louder than the previous generation, with a 1.6x wider frequency response. This unique combination of hardware and ASUS SonicMaster software is how ZenBook Pro delivers the most incredible sound you've ever heard on a laptop.
comprehensive set of I/O ports; including two USB Type-C™ ports, two USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A ports, and an HDMI port; offer ultimate, hassle free connectivity with the ZenBook Pro. And the integrated dual band 802.11ac Wi-Fi supports speeds that are up to 6x faster than 802.11n*.
* Dual band 2x2 802.11ac compared to 1x1 802.11n.
Thunderbolt™ 3: Unlimited Possibilities
The two USB-C™ ports on the ZenBook Pro incorporate the latest Thunderbolt™ 3 technology for versatile, ultra fast connections. Along with 40Gbps data transfer speeds; 2x faster than Thunderbolt™ 2 and 8x faster than USB 3.1 Gen 1; Thunderbolt™ 3 supports power delivery and dual Full HD external displays, making ZenBook Pro a superb choice for graphics professionals.
All Day Battery
ZenBook Pro uses a high capacity 73Wh lithium polymer battery and clever ASUS thermal engineering to provide up to 14 hours of battery life for productivity tasks, or up to 10 hours of Full HD video playback*. And it includes fast charge technology that lets you recharge ZenBook Pro up to 60% capacity in just 49 minutes.
* Tested using MobileMark 2014 Productivity mode and MobileMark 2014 Video Playback mode. Test configuration: Intel® Core™ i5, 8GB, Full HD Touch Panel & GeForce® GTX 1050 4GB graphics.
Keyboard and Touchpad: No Compromise Productivity
A laptop this powerful deserves an exceptional keyboard. The full size silver backlit keyboard of the ZenBook Pro offers impressive 1.5mm key travel, making typing more comfortable and more accurate. ZenBook Pro also includes a precision touchpad that's cleverly engineered for maximum comfort and accuracy, with a glass covering for smooth control. The touchpad features palm rejection technology and supports multi touch gestures and handwriting.
Fingerprint Sensor: One touch access with Windows® Hello
Accessing your ZenBook Pro couldn't be easier or more secure, thanks to Windows Hello technology and the fingerprint sensor built into the touchpad. Now there's no need to type in your password every time to log in; a single touch is all it takes!
|Make and Model||ASUS ZenBook Pro UX550VE|
|Operating System||Windows® 10, 64 bit|
|Processor||Intel® Core™ i7-7700HQ 2.8GHz Quad Core Processor
w/ 3.8GHz Turbo, 8 Threads, 6MB Smart Cache, 14nm
|Memory||16GB DDR4-2400 SO-DIMM RAM|
|Display||15.6" Full HD 1,920 x 1,080 Touch Panel
7.3mm-thin bezel with 83% screen-to-body ratio
Wide 100% sRGB color gamut
178° wide-view technology
ASUS Eye Care technology for up to 30% blue-light reduction
|Graphics||GeForce™ 1050 Ti w/ 4GB GDDR5 VRAM|
|Storage||512GB M.2 PCIe SSD|
|Optical Drive||Not Included|
|Card Reader||microSD Card Reader|
|Keyboard||87 Key Full-size backlit Keyboard with 1.5mm key travel|
|Touchpad||Glass covered with optional integrated fingerprint sensor supporting Windows Hello; intelligent palm rejection support. Precision touchpad (PTP) technology supports up to four-finger smart gestures|
|Web Camera||VGA 480p Web Camera|
|Wireless LAN||Dual band: 802.11ac|
Noise Cancelling Array Microphone
Bang & Olufsen ICEpower®
|Interface||2x USB 3.1 Type-C Gen 2 (Thunderbolt) ports
2x USB 3.0 Type-A Gen 1 ports
1x HDMI port
1x 3.5mm Combo audio jack
1x Micro SD Card reader
|Battery||8 Cell 73Wh Lithium Polymer Battery
Battery Life: Up to 14 Hours
|AC Adapter||Input: 100 ~ 240Vac, 50/60Hz
|Dimensions||251 x 365 x 18.9mm|