ASUS Zenbook NX500JK
Power has Never Been so Elegant
The most stunning evolution of ASUS Zenbook, imagine what you can do with the power and mobility to not only create visual masterpieces but to do so wherever you want. The 15.6-inch display stands apart from anything else in its class with 4K resolution, over 10 million pixels and a host of technologies that all add up to breathtaking clarity and definition. Inspired by Zen inside and out, do what you thought was only possible before on a home PC on the move. Edit photos, render videos and perform other demanding tasks with Zenbook NX500. You?re limited only by your imagination.
Express Your Nirvana
Zenbook NX500 is unlike any Ultrabook out there that makes a statement of individuality with sophistication. It?s laser-edged, concentric circle pattern and aluminum uni-body adds form to functionality as it travels with you weightlessly throughout the day. Complemented with world class innovation inside as well as out, there?s power beckoning behind every pixel of the display and every press of the key.
15.6-inch 10-point touchscreen IPS 4K UHD display for up to 3840 by 2860 resolution (over 10 million pixels) that delivers 108% Adobe RGB color reproduction and is factory color calibrated
Signature Zenbook aluminum uni-body ultra thin and light design with active and passive cooling design
Backlit chiclet keyboard, glass trackpad and high-accuracy 10-point touchscreen for precise control
Fastest PCI-e Solid State Storage in its class, quad-core Intel Core i7-4712HQ processor and discrete NVIDIA
GeForce GTX 850M graphics for unprecedented mobile performance
SonicMaster Premium sound design with Bang & Olufsen ICEpower and MaxxAudio 3 by Waves for louder volume, clearer vocals and all-around amazing sound
Every Part of the Display, Refined for Perfection
The 15.6-inch IPS display has over 10 million pixels at Ultra HD 4K resolution--highest in its class--with IGZO technology that makes the screen brightly lit to use in any environment without distracting glare. ASUS VisualMaster technology is the culmination of all the technology represented in the display. Small pieces that all add up to an incredible experience for everything you see.
There?s more ways to use and enjoy your Zenbook NX500 with touch. The touchscreen has 10 points of touch control for smart gesture navigation through webpages, documents and Windows 8-related functions. With high-fidelity actuators built into the glass display, you get twice the accuracy from the standard touchscreen. Perfect for pin-point precision with a stylus or hitting those tiny links when surfing the web.
Designed for Design
Zenbook NX500 flourishes for photoshopping, video editing and any of your design-related tasks. As the first laptop to adopt 3M?s Quantum Dot Enhanced Film (QDEF), the NX500 delivers industry-leading color reproduction, allowing you to design with more than 16 million colors and create with 100% of the RGB, sRGB and NTSC color spectrum. For added convenience, the screen is factory color calibrated so you?re ready to boot up and go right out of the box.
Everything You Do, Done Faster
The Fastest Performance for an Ultrabook. Period.
With the quad-core Intel Core i7 processor, 16GB of 1600MHz DDR3L memory and the fastest PCI-e Solid State Drive in its class, your Zenbook starts up in seconds, opens large programs in a snap and brings the capabilities of an entire photo editing studio wherever you go. ASUS Super Hybrid Engine is the app that gives you control and long-lasting freedom for 2-second Instant On from resume, up to 7 hours of battery life with 2-week long battery standby and automatically backs up data when battery life is below 5%.
The Latest Graphics Tour de Force
With over 10 million pixels of 4K brilliance, Zenbook has equally brilliant graphics to make it a reality. Embedded Intel HD graphics let you efficiently perform all your essential tasks. And for when you need more muscle, discrete NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M graphics with 2GB GDDR5 memory, automatically switches for HD gaming or powering demanding digital studio programs.
A Faster Wireless World Awaits
Now that more of what you?re doing is done online, you need wireless that can keep up. With 802.11ac WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0, connect further, faster and to more devices at once. And with 3 by 3 802.11ac wireless, experience Ethernet-like speeds 3 times faster than wireless-N standards for greater wireless performance even when doing intensive online tasks.
Sound Worthy of Another Grammy
Hear the Magic of Award-Winning Design
Combining the skill and expertise of the ASUS Golden Ear team, Bang & Olufsen ICEpower and Maxxaudio 3 by Grammy-winning Waves, Zenbook is the result of a sound experience like no other. It makes for amazing acoustics in all your music, media and games. Features a dedicated amplifier and large speaker chambers for booming volume. And has a professional audio CODEC with insulation throughout for sound that?s clean, clear and faithful to the source.
Effortless Sound Control
With ASUS AudioWizard, you have several pre-set sound profiles to choose from that suits whatever you want to do. For the audiophile inside all of us, there are more advanced controls built-in that opens to MaxxAudio 3 by Waves to specifically customize each parameter, sound level and detail so you can create your own profile to best suit you.
Your Always On-Call PC Medics
One year Accidental Damage Protection with 30 days Zero Bright Dot Guarantee is the most comprehensive coverage available. Gives you protection against drops, spills and electrical surges while ensuring a flawless display with zero bright dots. Something does happen, there?s a free 24/7 technical support line and 2-way free standard shipping for repairs.