Asus brings super-thin, lighter ‘Zenbooks’ into widening field


BERLIN — Asus is coming out with new lighter, thinner Ultrabooks, named Zenbooks, weighing 1.3 kilograms and measuring 17 millimeters thick. The first batch will contain five models using either Intel’s i5 or i7 processors. The top-of-the-line is the UX31E-RY010V, with a 13.3-inch display, a i7-2677M dual core processor, 4 gigabytes (GB) of RAM and a 256-GB SSD hard drive.