Asus has just introduced a new laptop duo from the VivoBook line, Ultra A412 and K403. Both of these newer laptops have a body that is designed concisely so that it is easy to carry around. Asus SEA Regional Director Jimmy Lin said it was deliberately making small-sized laptops to meet market needs. “It is the consumer trend that drives us to design smaller laptops,” Lin said when speaking at the launch stage of Vivobook Ultra A412 and K403 in Jakarta on Thursday (6/20/2019). Asus VivoBook Ultra 412 claimed as “the smallest 14-inch colorful ultrabook laptop in the world”.
It weighs 1.5 kilograms with a thickness of 1.9 cm. The screen uses a 14-inch LED with Full-HD resolution. Also read: Seeing the Trio of the “Smallest in the World” from Asus Asus Vivobook Ultra A412 (KOMPAS.com/WAHYUNANDA KUSUMA PERTIWI) In the hardware sector, VivoBook Ultra A412 is supported by NVIDIA GeForce MX250 GPU and three choices of Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 eighth generation. RAM capacity reaches 8 GB with SSD storage media up to 512 GB. To support connectivity, this laptop has several ports such as USB 3.1 (Gen1) Type-C, 1x USB 3.1 (Gen1) Type-A, USB 2.0 Type-A, HDMI, audio jack, and MicroSD card reader.
This laptop also features an HD web camera and fingerprint scanner sensor located in the right upper corner of the touch pad. There are four color variants offered namely Transparent, Gray Slate (gray), Peacock Blue (blue), Coral crush (red). Asus VivoBook Ultra A412 Core i3 / 4GB / 512GB sold for under $ 700, Core i5 / 8GB / 512GB around $ 800, Core i5 MX250 GPU / 8GB / 512GB around $ 900, and prices for Core i7 MX250 types GPU / 8GB / 512GB under $ 1000. VivoBook Ultra K403 Asus Vivobook Ultra K403 (KOMPAS.com/ WAHYUNANDA KUSUMA PERTIWI) Meanwhile, Asus VivoBook Ultrabook K403 is design and specifications almost similar to Ultrabook A412.
It’s just that the superiority of the Ultrabook K403 is on a battery that is claimed to last up to 24 hours with a capacity of 72Wh. Also read: Asus Releases the First GeForce RTX 2080 Gaming Laptop in Indonesia Although both have a 14-inch Full-HD LED screen, the weight of this laptop is lighter, which is 1.3 kg with a thickness of 16.5 mm. The screen frame is 4.1 mm with a body to screen ratio of 87 percent. Another advantage of the VivoBook Ultra K403 is its toughness.
This laptop is claimed to pass the MIL-STD 810G endurance test that passes temperature, vibration and hardiness tests. This laptop is available with a choice of two models of eighth generation Intel processors namely Core i3 and Core i5. VivoBook Ultra K403 also comes with 4GB RAM type LPDDR3 and SSD up to 512 GB. The body is clad in metal with two color variants, the Pink and Silver Blue Petals VivoBook Ultrabook K403 is sold for under $ 700 for Core i3 / 4 GB / 512 GB models and for the Core i5 / 8 GB / 512 GB models sold for around $ 700. Vivobook Ultra A412 and K403 laptops have been marketed starting today in all Asus outlets. I think this Asus laptop is a great laptop. One of best laptop for under $700.