Designed to give you the most screen area in the least physical space, the new frameless four-sided NanoEdge design of ZenBook 14 is simply breathtaking: it makes any visuals more immersive, with less distraction for your eyes. Measured based on standard not anti-glare display configuration. It still is the so far one of the best machines with the touchpad. It is because they have added the speakers slightly on the forward side which makes it more sound friendly in comparison of other laptops. The screen quality is good, but the screen needs to be slightly improved in terms of brightness. In addition to standard third-party apps McAfee Security and Plex, Candy Crush Soda Saga 3, Bubble Witch 3 Saga and March of Empires in the Start menu, the system contains tiles for other apps.
Good port mix for a trim machine. The Asus ZenBook Flip 14 is a touch-screen convertible that makes almost no compromises. Video Playback Battery Rundown Test After fully recharging the laptop, we set up the machine in power-save mode as opposed to balanced or high-performance mode and make a few other battery-conserving tweaks in preparation for our unplugged video rundown test. There is a 720p camera which is friendly to Hello cameras for faster connectivity during unlocks. The stated width of the bottom bezel is the distance between the edge of the non-active screen display area and the visible edge of the display when the laptop is opened to 90 °.
For easy productivity on the go, ZenBook 14 is equipped with full-size backlit keyboard that delivers a superb typing experience. Always online, occasionally cromulent, you can follow him on Twitter adamndsmith. Lower times are better here. It's still a solid little machine for the screen size and price. Matching the MateBook 13 punch for punch, the ZenBook 14 finishes the test in an impressive 148 seconds. Royal blue and rose gold. I saw no lag as I split my screen between a 1080p YouTube video and 12 Chrome tabs, including Giphy, Google Docs and Slack.
Asus has used different kinds of keys on their laptops some were better and others were okish. Not only did her sweet vocals sound perfect, but the synths hit accurately and bass bounced well. Drag an app window onto the add icon to add the app onto ScreenPad. Just long-press the NumberPad icon at the top right corner of the touchpad, and an illuminated numeric keypad appears. Battery Life The Asus ZenBook Flip 14 offers excellent battery life, lasting 9 hours and 27 minutes on the Laptop Mag Battery Test, which involves continuous web surfing over Wi-Fi. The Zenbook 14 comes with more compact design and lighter than most of the alternatives with similar specs and features. Its scores in Medium and High modes were 24.
It also features wide-view technology for clear images even when viewed from extreme angles. It has almost every port you could hope for in a machine this trim, shows speedy handling of up-market software, and flaunts a compact design and creature comforts. Measured based on standard not anti-glare display configuration. Keys has less sound and works with low noise. Hitting the button lights up a virtual numpad from below the surface of the touchpad.
Yes, the selfie I shot with it bears enough resemblance to my actual face, but the image is far from sharp, with large sections of hair looking as if they're strokes of brown paint. The Blue looks more of an any other ZenBook series laptop because of the default Royal Blue color that Asus provides. Test settings: Wi-Fi enabled, display brightness set to 150nits. ZenBook 14 has a crisp, clear, high-resolution display that makes any visuals look their best, with wide viewing angles and vivid, accurate colors. There's a good amount of power under the hood, too. ZenBook 14 Review: Screen Quality This laptop comes with a 14-inch display which looks stunning but without touch. It is now 13% smaller than the previous generations of Zenbook.
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Actual battery life may vary depending on product configuration, usage, operational conditions and power management settings. Additionally, the latest Bluetooth® 5. It still looks good, it works with precision drivers which works well with swipes, gestures and taps. We present two Superposition results, run at the 720p Low and 1080p High presets. Drag an app window onto the App Switcher icon to open the app on ScreenPad, or tap the App Switcher icon on ScreenPad to launch the app back to the main screen.
Tap the Mode Switch icon to switch between ScreenPad control and touchpad functions. I liked the keyboard on the ZenBook. You will get used to it if you start working on it. While outstanding battery life, Thunderbolt 3 ports, and a more comfortable keyboard help the Lenovo Yoga 920 retain its Editors' Choice crown, the Flip is an impressive value that's well worth a look. The keyboard is backlit and the touchpad is Glass-covered with integrated NumberPad and intelligent palm-rejection. ZenBook 14 heralds a new era of ultraportable design, with an ultracompact, ultralight chassis that makes it our smallest 14-inch laptop ever — in fact, at around the size of an A4 sheet! The laptop also includes the Thunderbolt 3 port, and it offers even better battery life.
With a slightly brighter display and a Thunderbolt 3 port for up-to-date docking solutions and peripherals, or maybe just one of those things, we'd be looking at an Editors' Choice contender. I'll get to the screen itself in a moment. It has a good keyboard, good screen also quite amazing speakers. With NumberPad you can quickly perform data entry or calculations, and in touchpad mode the glass covering provides super-smooth and precise fingertip control with multitouch gesture support. Whichever model you choose, you'll get a gray aluminum unibody with Asus's trademark ZenBook finish of concentric circles radiating outward from a chrome Asus logo on the lid. We time each operation and, at the end, add up the total execution time. This is the world's smallest 14-inch laptop.