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ASUS Zenbook Pro UX501JW-FI218T Price in Hong Kong & Specs

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Specs of ASUS Zenbook Pro UX501JW-FI218T

Release Date in Hong Kong
ModelUX501JW-FI218T
DateNov 2015
Processor
Processor frequency2.6 GHz
Processor family4th gen Intel® Core™ i7
Processor modeli7-4720HQ
Processor boost frequency3.6 GHz
Processor cores4
Processor threads8
System bus rate5 GT/s
Processor cache6 MB
Processor cache typeL3
Processor socketBGA 1364
Processor lithography22 nm
Processor operating modes64-bit
Processor seriesIntel Core i7-4700 Mobile series
Processor codenameHaswell
Bus typeDMI2
FSB ParityNo
SteppingC0
Motherboard chipsetIntel® HM87
Thermal Design Power (TDP)47 W
Tjunction100 °C
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes16
PCI Express slots version3.0
PCI Express configurations1x16,2x8,1x8+2x4
ECC supported by processorNo
Memory
Internal memory16 GB
Internal memory typeDDR3L-SDRAM
Memory clock speed1600 MHz
Memory form factorOn-board + SO-DIMM
Optical drive
Optical drive typeNo
LightScribeNo
Display
Display diagonal39.6 cm (15.6")
Display resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
TouchscreenNo
3DNo
Panel typeIPS
HD type4K Ultra HD
Aspect ratio16:9
LED backlightYes
Ports & interfaces
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity3
HDMI ports quantity1
DVI portNo
Mini DisplayPorts quantity1
Headphone outputs1
S/PDIF out portNo
Combo headphone/mic portYes
Docking connectorNo
DC-in jackYes
ExpressCard slotNo
CardBus PCMCIA slot typeNo
SmartCard slotNo
Weight & dimensions
Weight2.3 kg
Width383 mm
Depth255 mm
Height21 mm
Keyboard
Numeric keypadYes
Pointing deviceTouchpad
Windows keysYes
Networking
BluetoothYes
3GNo
4GNo
Top Wi-Fi standardIEEE 802.11n
Wi-FiYes
Wi-Fi standardsIEEE 802.11a,IEEE 802.11g,IEEE 802.11n
Ethernet LANNo
Bluetooth version4.0
Storage
Total storage capacity1128 GB
Storage mediaHDD+SSD
Card reader integratedYes
Number of hard drives installed1
Hard drive capacity1000 GB
Hard drive interfaceSATA
Hard drive speed5400 RPM
Number of SSDs installed1
Solid-state drive capacity128 GB
Compatible memory cardsSD,SDXC
Software
Operating system installedWindows 8.1
Operating system architecture64-bit
Camera
Front cameraYes
Front camera resolution (numeric)1.2 MP
Design
Colour of productBlack, Silver
Product typeNotebook
Form factorClamshell
Intel segment taggingEnterprise
Graphics
On-board graphics adapterYes
Discrete graphics adapterYes
On-board graphics adapter modelIntel® HD Graphics 4600
Discrete graphics adapter modelNVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M
On-board graphics adapter familyIntel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter base frequency400 MHz
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)1200 MHz
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory1.74 GB
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics)3
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version11.2/12
On-board graphics adapter OpenGL version4.3
On-board graphics adapter ID0x416
Discrete graphics adapter memory2048 GB
Discrete graphics memory typeGDDR5

Reviews of ASUS Zenbook Pro UX501JW-FI218T

notebookreview.com
Reviewed on 2015-08-29
Comes with everything a premium laptop needs, Fantastic 4K touchscreen for indoor use, Excellent performance for the money
Unimpressive touchpad, Poor screen visibility outdoors, Weak speakers with lackluster sound
If you're in the market for a 15-inch premium Windows laptop that can go head-to-head with a 15-inch Apple MacBook Pro then you'll be very interested in the ASUS ZenBook Pro UX501JW. This high-end aluminum-clad notebook is loaded with a 4K touchscreen IPS...
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hothardware.com
Reviewed on 2015-08-27
Decent value at $1499, Dazzling 4K touchscreen, Professional, stylish design, Insanely fast SSD, Good gaming performance
CPU performance throttled, Can't game at 4K resolution, Sub-par sound output
Love it or hate it, Apple's MacBook Air and MacBook Pro lines have remained a watermark for which the majority of notebook manufacturers aspire to, whether it's enthusiast gaming companies like Razer with their Blade, or mainstream vendors like Dell via t...
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notebookcheck.net
Reviewed on 2015-08-15
Matte panel, 4K display, System performance, Keyboard
Battery life is not up-to-date, Limited maintenance
A new perspective. It is not long since we had the US model of the Asus UX501JW in our hands and we were impressed by the overall concept including the 4K display. Now, the ZenBook is available in Germany with a matte display. Unfortunately, not everythin...
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mashable.com
Reviewed on 2015-08-13
Stunning 15.6-inch 4K display, Sturdy and premium design
Underpowered performance despite powerful components, Terrible trackpad, Meh speakers, Tons of pre-installed crapware, One heavy laptop
So you want a powerful laptop that doesn't have a name starting with Mac and also doesn't sacrifice size and battery life for performance? That's tough.I love Windows, but it's hard to find a portable desktop that doesn't feel like a brick in the bag, or...
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laptopmedia.com
Reviewed on 2015-08-04
Some of you, our readers, have asked us to make an in-depth comparison of two of ASUS' best ultrabooks on the market – the ROG G501 and ZenBook Pro UX501 so we decided to make it happen. If you look at form and dimensions the two can be easily confused, b...
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Laptopmag.com
Reviewed on 2015-08-03
Strong performance, Ultrafast hard drive, Vivid 4K display, Beautiful design, Wonderful audio
Below-average battery life, Keyboard and touchpad layout may frustrate
The Asus Zenbook Pro UX501J is a premium 15-inch laptop that demands your attention. It packs a dazzling 4K display in a fetching aluminum design. Asus backs up those head-turning features with an Intel Core i7 processor, 512GB SSD and Nvidia GTX 960M gra...
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pcmag.com
Reviewed on 2015-07-23
Sleek, stylish design. Brilliant 4K display. Thunderbolt support. Category-leading performance, thanks to Intel Core i7-4720HQ processor and Nvidia GeForce GTX 960M graphics card. Speedy PCIe-connected solid-state drive.
Bloatware. Middling battery life in testing
The Asus Zenbook Pro UX501J-DS71T ($1,499 as tested) looks and feels like a premium desktop-replacement laptop. With stylish aluminum construction, a gorgeous 4K display, and hardware that sets it ahead of the competition in terms of performance, it's cle...
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mobiletechreview.com
Reviewed on 2015-07-01
Relatively low price for a metal-clad quad core 15" Ultrabook with high end specs
Battery life isn't great for this category of laptops, 4K display can be challenging, color accuracy not great, which hurts pro apps use
Built-in stereo speakers, mic and 3.5mm standard stereo headphone jack.Networking: Integrated Intel 7260 dual band WiFi 802.11b/g/n/ac...
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thephoblographer.com
Reviewed on 2015-06-27
Great for editing and calibration, Lots of space to edit, Durable, Beautiful display, Lightroom CC is very responsive, though it just seems faster on MacBooks,
Windows 8, There are screens with more coverage than 94% of the gamut although that is pretty darn good, God, I hate Windows 8, If you're coming from a 13 inch laptop then you're going to need to get used to this, Such a massive glossy screen is a bit t...
We're very particular about our laptops: and by us, I'm not just talking about the Phoblographer staff. Photographers in general are very particular about what they use and for many great reasons, we tend to steer towards MacBook Pros. But photographers s...
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gizmodo.com
Reviewed on 2015-06-04
You want a laptop that looks nice. Asus understands that. Thats why the company has tried so hard to build a better MacBook. The ZenBook line has given birth to many beautiful, powerful, desirable machines that offer PC people a chance to preen—even when...
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notebookcheck.net
Reviewed on 2015-05-15
Features fastest solid-state drive we have tested to date, Excellent general system performance, Powerful quad-core CPU, Strong dedicated GPU, Good keyboard, much improved over the NX500, Attractive case design, Temperature and noise are well-managed
Incredibly reflective screen, Yellowish tint to LCD, Weak volume and low-frequency production from bottom-mounted speakers, Lackluster battery life, Unnecessarily prohibitive maintenance
The Ultimate ZenBook? Sporting nearly identical specifications to the recently-reviewed G501JW, the UX501JW—with a 4K LCD display, discrete graphics, and quad-core CPU—targets an audience who may in fact be a better fit for its choices. Is this truly the ...
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au.pcmag.com
Reviewed on 2015-07-24
Sleek, stylish design, Brilliant 4K display, Thunderbolt support, Category-leading performance, thanks to Intel Core i7-4720HQ processor and Nvidia GeForce GTX 960M graphics card, Speedy PCIe-connected solid-state drive
Bloatware, Middling battery life in testing
The Asus Zenbook Pro UX501J-DS71T ($1,499 as tested) looks and feels like a premium desktop-replacement laptop. With stylish aluminum construction, a gorgeous 4K display, and hardware that sets it ahead of the competition in terms of performance, it's cle...
Read more >