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Asus VivoBook Pro 14 has been launched
The Asus VivoBook Pro 14 has been launched in China with several upgrades in both the design and hardware section, including AMD’s Ryzen 5/7 processors.
The ASUS VivoBook Pro 14 comes with an ultra-thin build that weighs 1.35 kg with a thickness of just 17.9 mm, The build criteria makes it easy to be held with one hand for daily use and also to take on business trips.
The device is powered by AMD’s game-centric Ryzen 5000H series processor which was announced last year. The laptop is available in two models with the top variant powered by a Ryzen 7 5800H Octa-core processor.
The Ryzen 7 5800H is a 7nm SoC with an octa-core architecture and has 16 threads. The processor frequency ranges between 3.2-4.4GHz. The processor is accompanied by 16GB DDR4 memory and a 512GB PCIe SSD hard drive. The second version packs a Ryzen 5 5600H Octa-core processor with a similar memory composition as the Ryzen 7 version.
The Asus VivoBook Pro 14 also include a 14-inch OLED screen with a resolution of 2880 x 1800 pixels and 90Hz refresh rate support. The display bolsters the 600nits brightness, up to 1000000:1 contrast ratio, 100% DCI-P3 cinema-level wide colour gamut, and 1 billion colours. The laptop has a 45W cooling system that is formulated to boost performance.
Harman Kardon is again the sound systems for the Asus Vivobook line lineup with support for AI intelligent noise reduction. There is also privacy camera protection, and fingerprint recognition embedded under the power button.
From the price standpoint the ASUS VivoBook Pro 14 Ryzen 5 5600H model with 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD is priced at 4,599 yuan (~$710). On the other hand, the VivoBook Pro 14 with Ryzen 7 5800H, 16GB RAM, and 512GB SSD is priced at 4,999 yuan (~$772). The notebook is presently on pre-sale in China via Jingdong (JD.com).