The convertible Asus UX371 It has fallen into our hands to test it for a few days. A much improved reference to the ASUS ZenBook Flip S UX370UA, which presents many new features in the configuration by incorporating the latest advances in hardware. But before going to work, and tell you all about this incredible ZenBook Flip S, we want to thank the courtesy of the company for entrusting us with the product. Without further ado, it’s time to discover the qualities of a device, this Asus UX371, ideal for mobility and productive work.
Presentation, design and construction of the Asus UX371
The UX371 from Asus It is not just any team. It is practically a work of art. Not only for his luxurious appearance and finishes that make it stand out within the range of convertibles that flood the market. If not why this ZenBook Flip S is a marvel of design, with a lightness and one unusual structure.
The Asus UX371 It arrives in the typical cardboard box that any computer device has. However, this packaging contains the true containers where the convertible and the accessories are kept, much more luxurious and elegant.
The content of the sample product we have received includes the laptop, wrapped in a thin, transparent plastic, a USB C power adapter and a USB-C to audio jack adapter. As this product is a test model, we have not received the sheath Y optical pencil wearing the original item.
Design and build
A simple glance at the laptop is enough Asus UX371 to realize the quality of the product. The magnificent aesthetic convertible e impeccable finish, highlight the compact construction and slim profile, which is palpable when feeling the lightness Of the device.
The convertible shell of Asus have the Soft touch which corresponds to the aluminium alloy with which it has been manufactured. It is one color Black Jade very elegant, but has an extraordinary facility to capture fingerprints, animated with diamond cut edges color Red Copper, same tone that makes the Logo of the brand on the lid.
The measures of this ultra compact device are of 30.50 x 21.10 x 1.19 ~ 1.39 cm, and it only weighs 1.2 kg. The base has silicone holders that ensure the stability of the device on the table and prevent any accidental slipping. One of the highlights of the convertible’s design is the 360 ° ErgoLift hinge which provides its great versatility to the model by allowing accommodate the screen at any angle smoothly precisely. The modes laptop, tent, support Y Tablet facilitate the work and the fun.
We are facing a resistant convertible manufactured according to MIL-STD 810G military standard. The product has passed a stress test bench (falls, vibration…) that certifies correct operation in extreme ranges of altitude, temperature Y humidity.
Keyboard and touchpad
The manufacturer integrates a new keyboard no way edge to edge and includes an additional row of Function keys on the right hand side, great for improving productivity. With a 1.35mm key travel, the writing is very pleasant and silent, also counting on the support of the backlight, adjustable in three intensities, of light white.
The touchpad, centered on the lower part of the keyboard, is wide and accurately detects all movements. In addition, it has the innovative system ASUS NumberPad 2.0. By pressing the calculator symbol in the upper right corner of the pad, a numeric keyboard that facilitates office tasks.
ZenBook Flip S display
Everything about this device is amazing, but there is no doubt that the star element is its display. The Asus UX371 has an impressive panel OLED HDR with resolution 4K UHD from 13.3 inch. Framed in a ultra-thin edge, captures some amazing images realistic, with a color accuracy validated by PANTONE® and a range 100% DCI-P3. The spectacular nature of cinema in all its splendor.
Asus UX371 technical details
The Asus UX371 that we have received integrates the processor Intel® Core ™ i7-1165G7. One of the modern CPUs from 11th generation for laptops that have quad core capable of reaching a frequency of 4.7 Ghz.
The processor includes an efficient Integrated GPU: the Intel® Iris Xe Graphics; and they assist you 16 GB from memory LPDDR4X on board, capable of giving the device a great fluidity in productive and leisure tasks.
Storage, operating system, battery and connectivity
East Asus UX371 that they have given us has a fantastic storage unit M.2 NVMe ™ PCIe® 3.0 from 1 TB that includes pre-installed the system Windows 10. Due to the low consumption of its hardware and the built-in battery 67 Wh the manufacturer assures that it is possible to reach the 15 hours of autonomy. The reality is that the most normal thing is to hold approximately a few 5 hours with normal standard use of the equipment.
The connectivity of the device, and the sound Harman Kardon plus technology AI-assisted noise cancellation, They live up to expectations in a high-end product. The convertible has a port HDMI full size, two Thunderbolt ™ 4 USB-C® and a port USB 3.2 Gen. 1 Type A. While the standard Wi-Fi 6 gives you wireless capability, powered by technology ASUS WiFi Master, which filters out interference and automatically selects the best source.
Asus UX371 performance test
We close the review showing the performance results of the equipment obtained in a couple of tests with specific programs for that task. We have valued the general performance with the software PCMARK 10. Throw a good score, 4538, as a productive device.
Drive performance SSD we have measured it with a test in CrystalDisk, coming to give us 1850 MB / s in reading and 776 MB / s in writing.
Asus UX371 technical specifications
Here is a summary table with all the technical details and extras of the ZenBook Flip S that they have given us:
|ASUS ZenBook Flip S UX371EA / UX363E|
|Dimensions||30.50 x 21.10 x 1.19 ~ 1.39 cm (12.01 ″ x 8.31 ″ x 0.47 ″ ~ 0.55 ″)|
|Weight||1.20 kg (2.65 lbs)|
|Military certification||US Military Grade Standard MIL-STD 810G|
|Display technology||Touch / OLED / NanoEdge / DCI-P3: 100% / 400 nits / HDR|
|Dimension||33.78 cm (13.3 inches) diagonal / 16: 9 aspect ratio|
|Resolution||4K UHD (3840 x 2160)|
|CPU||Intel® Core ™ i7-1165G7 (2.8 Ghz, 4.7 GHz max turbo frequency, 12 MB cache, 4 cores)|
|GPU||Intel® Iris Xe Graphics|
|RAM||16 GB LPDDR4X on board|
|Capacity||1TB M.2 NVMe ™ PCIe® 3.0 Performance SSD|
|Keyboard and touchpad|
|Spanish keyboard||Yes, edge-to-edge chiclet, 1.35mm key travel|
|Multi-gesture Touchpad||Yes, ASUS NumberPad 2.0 (LED illuminated numeric keypad)|
|OS version||Windows 10 Home|
|Make and model / Resolution||HD with IR function compatible with Windows Hello|
|Capacity||4 cells and 67 WHrs|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 6 802.11ax, with ASUS WiFi Master (technology with ASUS WiFi Stabilizer and ASUS WiFi SmartConnect functions)|
|Other features and details|
|Feeding||Type C. 65W AC adapter. Output: 19V DC, 3.42A, 65W. Input: 100 ~ 240V AC, 50 / 60Hz universal|
Conclusions, availability and price of the Asus UX371
You can find it on the Asus website.
It is not surprising that the Asus UX371 meet all budget expectations for a device of its characteristics. The convertible succeeds in all the possible demands that a productive day gets to sue. But of course, the wonderful display which raises the product well above the standards of an office computer. Adding the rest of qualities, such as great connectivity device, or good performance of the system, we can affirm that it is much more than a professional work tool.
After using and testing the laptop Asus UX371, for its performance and enormous quality, we grant it the GizAward Gold.
- Sensational display.
- Modern, low-power processor.
- Quality design.
- Very fast SSD disk.
- Excellent connectivity.
- Without any external reader.
- No independent graph.
- Awkward power button.