This ultrabook measures just 3mm front and 9mm back which is uses precision-crafted aluminum throughout its monoshell build ensuring light durability. A super-thin and light Ultrabook packs with an Intel Core i7 3517U processor 9Ivy Bridge platform) along with Intel HM76 Express chipset graphics.
The cover features finely-etched concentric circles that embody the infinite nature of Zen thinking, and the entire design has been optimized to offer a holistic approach towards combining beauty with speed and balancing work with play. To maintain this look and feel, ASUS has developed a lineup of Zenbook Prime accessories that are just as attractive and sophisticated one.
Asus Zenbook Prime fields a vivid 11.6-inch full HD 1080p IPS panel that brings visuals to breathtaking life with 350cd/m2 brightness and 800:1 contrast. However, this screen support touch and touch with lot of fingers. Its anti-glare materials reduce distracting reflection and unsightly fingerprints, while IPS technology affords wide 178 degree so more people can look on with better quality from almost any direction. Even in the dark, Zenbook Prime shines, using a high-comfort backlit keyboard so you can keep working and enjoying without disturbing others. And for face to face communications, the built-in HD camera does your conversation great justice.
To complement its superior visual finesse, Zenbook Primes includes exclusive ASUS SonicMaster audio technology, developed together witn Bang & Olufsen ICEpower. Sharper high notes, clearer vocals, deeper bass and a wider sound range all impress, completing a remarkably attractive portable multimedia package.
Compared to the Zenbook UX21, the UX21A got some physical improvements on top of the hardware upgrades. These include a better keyboard with backlit features, an improved trackpad, use of 2 USB 3.0 ports instead of just one, and the biggest improvement is to use of an IPS LED-backlight LCD screen with full 1080p resolution. Offers the latest version of the wireless connectivity standard, dual band 2.4GHz/5GHz Wi-Fi derived from top-end ASUS router technology ensures the fastest networking, and keep all of this cool, a proprietary V-shaped air channel drives heat away before it can cause instability.
Asus Zenbook Prime UX21A Technical Specifications and Price