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ASUS Announces Laptops Powered by Next-Gen AMD Ryzen Mobile Processors

Selected ZenBook, ASUS Chromebook Flip, VivoBook laptop models will feature upcoming new AMD Ryzen mobile processors for next-generation performance

KEY POINTS 

  • Next-Gen AMD® Ryzen™ Mobile Processors: New AMD Ryzen 5000 U-Series and AMD Ryzen 5000 H-Series processors will bring powerful performance to selected ASUS laptops
  • ZenBook 13 OLED (UM325): World’s lightest OLED AMD laptop[i] weighs just 1.14 kg, with FHD OLED HDR NanoEdge display and AMD Ryzen 5000 U-Series processor.
  • ZenBook 14 (UM425): One of the world’s thinnest 14” AMD laptops[ii] is only 14.3 mm thin, with up to AMD Ryzen 7 5800H Mobile Processor and up to GeForce® MX450 GPU
  • ASUS Chromebook Flip CM5 (CM5500): The first ASUS convertible Chromebook built on AMD’s Zen architecture, it features up to 10 hours all-day long battery life, unconventional orange color-blocked WASD keycap design, and dual speakers with Harman/Kardon certified audio
  • VivoBook S14/S15 (M433/533): Chic 14″ and 15.6″ models with AMD Ryzen 5000 U-Series Mobile Processor, touchpad with fingerprint sensor and youthful color options
  • VivoBook 14/15 (M413/513): Trendy 14” and 15.6” models weigh just 1.4 kg and 1.7 kg, with AMD Ryzen 5000 U-Series Mobile Processor and 3 unique color options

TAIPEI, Taiwan, January 14, 2021 — ASUS today announced* the addition of the upcoming AMD® Ryzen™ 5000 U-Series and Ryzen 5000 H-Series Mobile Processors to selected models in its consumer laptop lineup. These powerful new processors deliver outstanding performance, enabling users of the new ASUS laptops to achieve more without compromises. ZenBook 13 OLED (UM325), ZenBook 14 (UM425), VivoBook S14/S15 (M433/533) and VivoBook 14/15 (M413/513) will all enjoy the benefits of this exciting new generation of processors, with ASUS Chromebook Flip CM5 (CM5500) also featuring new AMD 3000 C Series processors.

ZenBook 13 OLED (UM325)
The ultralight 1.14 kg ZenBook 13 OLED is the world’s lightest OLED AMD laptop. With a thin and light all-metal design, it’s powered by AMD Ryzen 5000 U-Series Mobile Processors for superb performance. It features a four-sided FHD OLED HDR NanoEdge display with an 88% screen-to-body ratio that gives it a compact footprint, along with ultrafast WiFi 6 (802.11ax) connectivity. ZenBook 13 OLED delivers an ultra-vivid visual experience with compact portability, with no-compromise performance for even the most demanding tasks. ZenBook 13 OLED is torture-tested to pass demanding US military-grade MIL-STD 810H durability tests to ensure outstanding reliability. It also offers users the benefits of ASUS AI Noise-Canceling Audio technology for clear communications, and hands-free face login with the infrared webcam and Windows Hello.

ZenBook 14 (UM425)
The ZenBook 14 is one of the world’s thinnest 14-inch AMD laptops, with an ultra-slim 14.3 mm profile and up to 16-hour battery life that make it the ideal traveling companion. ZenBook 14 is designed to enable effortless creativity with its up to AMD Ryzen 7 5800H Mobile Processors, up to NVIDIA® GeForce® MX450 graphics, up to dual-fan cooling system, ultrafast PCIe® SSD storage, and seamless WiFi 6 connectivity. ZenBook 14 delivers ultrafast responsiveness even for demanding tasks, combined with an ergonomic design that includes the durable ErgoLift hinge and an edge-to-edge keyboard for typing comfort. It also offers versatile features including ASUS AI Noise-Canceling Audio technology and hands-free face login.

ASUS Chromebook Flip CM5 (CM5500)
Built on the AMD Ryzen™ platform, and featuring a daring minimalist style aimed at the younger generation, the new 15.6″ ASUS Chromebook Flip is designed to be the next powerhouse built for creativity. Combined with the full power of Google Workspace and other productivity apps on Google Play store and the web, it’s powered by up to an AMD Ryzen™ 5 3500C processor and Radeon™ graphics for effortless productivity. The 57 Wh high-capacity battery delivers up to 10 hours autonomy.

Other high-performance components include up to 16 GB of DDR4 memory, a 512 GB SSD and WiFi 6 with ASUS WiFi Stabilizer technology. ASUS Chromebook Flip CM5 also features a daring minimalist design with orange color-blocked WASD keycaps that make it great for gaming, a Mineral Gray metallic lid, and a textured Obsidian Velvet palm-rest area that gives a silky-smooth feel. For more immersive cloud-based entertainment, ASUS Chromebook Flip features dual-speakers with Harmon Kardon-certified audio and three-sided NanoEdge display. With support for NVIDIA GeForce NOW and Google Stadia on Chromebook Flip CM5, users have access to a seemingly endless world of cloud gaming.

VivoBook S14/S15 (M433/533)
Featuring powerful AMD Ryzen™ 5000 U-Series Mobile Processors, the new VivoBook S series delivers all the performance needed to power users through their day, with up to 16 GB of DDR4 memory and a large-capacity 1 TB PCIe® SSD. The 14-inch and 15.6-inch versions of VivoBook S both offer stylish color choices: Resolute Red, Gaia Green, Dreamy White and Indie Black. A unique yellow color-blocked Enter key adds a touch of flair and individuality to each model. As well as the immersive NanoEdge display with up to 86% screen to body ratio, VivoBook S14 also feature an optional ASUS NumberPad 2.0 and a fingerprint sensor for an enhanced user experience.

VivoBook 14/15 (M413/513)
The new VivoBook 14 and VivoBook 15 laptops deliver enhanced productivity with  Ryzen 5000 U-Series Mobile Processors, including up to 16 GB of DDR4 memory, dual-storage options with up to a 512 GB  PCIe® SSD and a 1 TB HDD, plus ultrafast WiFi 6 for superb all-round performance. The compact, lightweight chassis is finished in a choice of three unique colors — Hearty Gold, Transparent Silver and Indie Black — each featuring a yellow color‑blocked Enter key. The three-sided NanoEdge FHD display provides up to an 85% screen to body ratio for immersive viewing, with wide viewing angles and exceptional color reproduction for vivid visuals. Both models feature an optional fingerprint sensor and backlit keyboard. Additionally, VivoBook 14 is available with optional ASUS NumberPad 2.0 for fast data entry.

*De beschikbare configuraties, adviesprijzen en releasedata voor de Benelux worden op een later moment gedeeld.