After the ProArt Studiobooks, Asus has now also announced the market launch of the in September 2021 Vivobook 14X and 16X OLED. The two new models have very good displays thanks to OLED technology as well as quite a high performance via either a Ryzen 5000 series or an Intel Core i5/i7 CPU as well as an Nvidia RTX 3050Ti GPU in the strongest version.
Asus Vivobook Pro
However, not one of the just introduced Intel Alder Lake CPUs is used, but the previous generation - in return, the new Vivobooks are already available now and not only in March, in contrast to the previously only announced notebooks from various manufacturers with 12th generation processors (and Nvidia RTX 3070/3080 Ti GPUs). In contrast to Asus& ProArt StudioBooks, they are also not configurable with i9 CPUs with 8 cores.
Vivobook Pro 14X OLED and 16X OLED
A special feature of both new Vivobooks Pro 14X/16X is the ASUS DialPad - a virtual version of the Asus Dial rotary controller of the new ProArt Studiobooks, which is integrated into the touchpad.
The Vivobook Pro 16X OLED (N7600/M7600) features a 16-inch 4K OLED HDR display in 16:10 aspect ratio, while the Vivobook Pro 14X (N7400/M7400) has a 14-inch OLED HDR display with WQXGA resolution (2,880 x 1,800 pixels) - both are 400 nits bright and offer 100% DCI-P3 color space coverage. Both have VESA DisplayHDR True Black 600 certification, are Pantone-validated, and are certified as eye-friendly by TÜV Rheinland for low blue light emissions.
Asus Vivobook Pro
Both models can be equipped with an i5 or i7 Intel Core H Series processor of the 11th generation (N7400/N7600) including Thunderbolt 4 or an AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX mobile processor (M7600) (M7400/M7600) including USB-C port as well as a maximum of an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 Ti GPU and up to 32 GB of RAM and 1 TB PCIe SSD. An Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 Ti (M7600) or a GeForce RTX 3050 (N7600) can be selected as the GPU.
With the power of the and an Intel Core i7-11370H processor (N7600) in the strongest configuration variant in each case, it is up to any task. The 16 GB DDR4 working memory enables smooth multitasking even when using numerous applications at the same time, while up to 1TB PCIe SSD storage offers fast data transfer and plenty of space for creative projects.
Prices and Availability
The Asus Vivobook Pro 16X OLED (M7600/N7600) and Vivobook Pro 14X OLED (N7400) are both available now starting at around 1,300 euros.