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The Asus Zenbook line offers powerful all-in-one laptops perfect for students, office use, and some light gaming on the side. The Pro version of these laptops with a touchscreen display is certainly worth the upgrade. They feature improved memory and graphical capabilities, making them perfect for those in creative courses and fields of work.
ASUS Zenbook Pro 17
At the time of publication, the Asus Zenbook Pro 17 with Touchscreen and Ryzen 7 is on sale for $1165.00, down from its listed price of $1499.99. This discount of $334 is a part of several enticing laptop discounts that we’ve seen as Amazon’s Back to School sales go live.
This version of the Zenbook comes with an AMD Ryzen 7 6800H CPU, which can boost to 4.7GHz. It is paired with 16GB of RAM and a 4GB graphics card with the RTX 3050. This would be an excellent home computer or office tool with workflow, light editing, and gaming capabilities.
Asus Zenbook Pro 17 specs
|Display||17.3″ 2.5K (2560 x 1440) NanoEdge touchscreen display, 165 Hz / 6 ms response time, 400 nits peak brightness, 100% DCI-P3 color gamut|
|Processor||AMD Ryzen™ 7 6800H Mobile Processor|
|Graphics||GeForce RTX 3050 Graphics|
|Storage||512GB PCIe® 4.0 SSD|
|Operating system||Windows 11 Home|
|Dimensions||399.8 x 200.5 x 17.9 mm|
- Faster connection speeds: Comes with the ability to connect via WiFi 6E and Bluetooth 5.2. It also has USB 4.0 Gen 3 slots, Type A USB in 3.2 Gen, and an SD card reader.
- Touchscreen controls: Control this laptop like a tablet or use creative tools to get more out of your device. The screen is also Pantone-validated and Dolby Vision certified.
- Improved multitasking: 512GB SSD drive and 16GB Ram ensure this device is a smooth office multitasker.
- Creative Cloud trial: Comes with a 3-month trial of creative cloud.
- Ergonomics: Built with ergonomics in mind, from the touchpad to the full-sized keyboard designed for workplace comfort.
What we think
This is an excellent buy if you need a powerful laptop for editing, everyday use, or some light gaming. The RTX 3050 GPU and AMD Ryzen™ 7 6800H processor combine to give you great performance, so workflows will be smooth and productivity can increase. The great NanoEdge touchscreen display will let see and interact with your work in whole new ways. all in all, this is one of the best laptops for students that we’ve seen at this price and is certainly worth your consideration for the new school year.
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