ASUS has recently announced the ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021), a member of its new-generation of ultraportable and super-thin laptop in its premium ZenBook model. It is a flagship dual-screen laptop with 15.6-inch 4K OLED main display and a secondary 12.65-inch touchscreen display. It is a successor to the Zenbook Pro Duo UX581.
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This Ultrabook is powered by 10th-gen Intel Core Comet Lake H-series CPU with up to a Core i9-10980HK, and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 GPU. It offers up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM, and 1TB M.2 PCIe 3.0 SSD storage.
ASUS Zenbook Duo UX482 (2021) Key Features and Specs
- 10th-gen Intel Core Comet Lake H-series CPU with up to a Core i9-10980HK
- Intel® UHD Graphics, NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 3070
- Windows 10 Home.
- Primary – 15.6-inch, OLED, 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) Touch screen Display
- Secondary – ScreenPad™ Plus (14″ 3840 x 1100(4K) IPS-leve Panel
- Up to 1TB M.2 NVMe™ PCIe® 3.0 SSD
- Up to 32GB DDR4 RAM
- HD camera with IR function to support Windows Hello
- Array microphone with voice-recognition support
- Backlit Chiclet Keyboard
- Wi-Fi 6(802.11ax)+Bluetooth 5.0 (Dual band)
- Asus Stylus Pen
- Built-in Speakers with Smart AMP technology and Harman/kardon (Premium)
- 92WHrs, 4S2P, 8-cell Li-ion Rechargeable Battery
The new 2021 model Asus ZenBook Pro Duo 15 has a unique design with a magnesium-aluminum alloy chassis that has passed MIL-STD 810H durability standard. This laptop sports an ultra slim, portable and lightweight design which measures 14.17″ x 9.81″ x 0.85″ ~ 0.85″ and weighs 2.34 kg.
As the name stated, the ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) has dual display with the main display positioned inside the lid and the second display at the base occupying half of the whole base leaving the remaining half for the keyboard and clickpad/ Numpad.
The main 15.6-inch display has thin plastic bezels around the edges with the top bezel hosting 720p HD webcam allowing for convenient face login with Windows Hello. ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) also has a precision-engineered ErgoLift hinge that hold the lid and base chassis together and helps tilts the keyboard by 4.5° for ergonomic, and comfortable typing.
In addition, this laptop comes with a new edge-to-edge keyboard with 1.4mm travel distance and backlit feature. It is complemented by Asus NumberPad 2.0 which also serves as the touchpad that provides easy numeric data entry and easy navigation.
Above all, this laptop comes with dual ThunderBolt 4 USB-C ports and an HDMI out port while on the right sits a 3.5mm headphone jack and a microSD reader, along with a USB-A port.
The ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) primary display is a 15.6-inch, OLED display with 4K UHD resolution, with 440-nits of brightness and 100% sRGB colors. This touchscreen has four-sided frameless NanoEdge display that allows the display to spreed all the way to reach 93 % screen-to-body ratio.
The display is also PANTONE Validated for professional-grade color accuracy, and TUV Rheinland-certified for low blue-light emissions, so it’s comfortable to use for long creative sessions.
The ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) primary display has 16:9 aspect ratio that supports 97 percent of the DCI-P3 wide color space, with 178-degrees viewing angles and VESA Display HDR 500 True Black certification for immersive visuals. It also support the use of stylus pen.
Second Display: ScreenPad Plus
The ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) second display is a 14-inches ScreenPad Plus built on an IPS panel with 3840 x 1100 (4K) a resolution. This display comes with stylus support.
The new tilting ASUS ScreenPad Plus is powered by the new ScreenXpert 2 software, which has been upgraded to make cross-screen multitasking and creativity even easier.
The ScreenPad Plus provides an additional touchscreen below the main touchscreen, allows content users to experience seamless multitasking, cross-referencing and a customized workspace. It has plenty of possibilities for multitasking, convenience, and functionality.
It comes with built-in apps and new Control Panel app to make your workflows easy. With Control Panel, you can easily change brush size, change saturation, adjust layer opacity, and much more. There are buttons and dials for use in Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Lightroom and Premiere Pro.
The built -in-app includes the App Switcher, ViewMax, App Navigator, Window Flicks and Task Swap. This display also support the use of the new ASUS Pen, a second-generation 4096 pressure-level active stylus to allow you express your creativity.
Under the hood, the ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) is powered by the 10th Generation Intel Core processor. This 14nm Ice Lake processor offers up to a Core i9 chipset, hence, delivering faster, smoother, and more responsive performance than the previous generation.
The premium model with Intel Core™ i9-10980HK processor is backed up by the latest gaming-grade NVIDIA® GeForce RTX 3070 graphics card. This power-efficient quad-core SoC comes with 8 cores which clock from 2.4 GHz base speed to 5.3 GHz turbo boost. With the NVIDIA graphics card this laptop delivers silky-smooth visuals, supercharging your work in photo and video-editing applications.
The base model with the Intel Core™ i7-10870H also comes with 8 cores which clock at 2.2 GHz base frequency and up to 5.0 GHz, turbo speed. It is backed up by the Intel UHD graphics card based on the completely new Gen 12 architecture.
In addition, just like the Zenbook Duo 14 UX482, the ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) is packed with up to 32GB DDR4 RAM capacity and 1TB of SSD storage. It also run on the Window 10 software.
ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) is equipped with Harman Kardon-certified audio system with an array Microphones with Cortana and Alexa voice-recognition support.
The audio speaker comes with support for the Smart Amp Technology which has an algorithm that allows significant increases in peak power output, loudness and sound quality relative to conventional amplifiers.
ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) is powered by a 8-cell Rechargeable lithium-polymer 92Wh battery which, can last 15 hours on in light usage, minimal brightness, and other factors. This battery supports 65W fast charging technology, hence, you can recharge up to 60% capacity in as little as 49 minutes, so you can be up and running quicker than ever.
For ultra fast connectivity, the laptop also features the latest Intel Wi-Fi 6 with Gig+ (802.11ax) alongside the Bluetooth version 5.0 which takes wireless speeds to the next level, for super-smooth connections to the world.
ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) Price and Availability
ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) price starts at around $1,499. However, the price increases based on the configuration of your preferred model.
It is available for purchase on ASUS’s official store or website and other third-party e-commerce platforms like Amazon.
ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021) Specs
Here are a few specs of the ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo UX582 (2021):
- OS: Windows 10 Pro, Windows 10 Pro
Intel® Core™ i9-10980HK Processor 2.4 GHz (16M Cache, up to 5.3 GHz, 8 cores)
Intel® Core™ i7-10870H Processor 2.2 GHz (16M Cache, up to 5.0 GHz, 8 cores)
- GPU: Intel® UHD Graphics, NVIDIA® GeForce® RTX 3070, 8GB GDDR6
- Memory: 8GB / 16GB / 32GB LPDDR3 RAM
- Colours: Celestial Blue
- Dimension: 35.98 x 24.92 x 2.15 ~ 2.15 cm (14.17″ x 9.81″ x 0.85″ ~ 0.85″)
- Weight: 2.34 kg (5.16 lbs)
Display & Keyboard
- Display: 15.6-inch, OLED, 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) 16:9, Glossy display 440nits, DCI-P3: 97%, Pantone Validated
- ScreenPad Plus: 12.6-inch (1920 x 515) touch display with stylus support
- Keyboard: Full-size backlit with 1.4mm key travel
- Pointing Device: Precision touchpad (PTP), ScreenPad Plus
- Built-in Storage: Up to 1TB SSD
- Optical Storage: –
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
Ports & Connectivity
- Webcam: IR webcam with Windows Hello support
- USB Ports: Yes, 1 ports (USB 3.1) Type-A
- HDMI: Yes, 1 port (HDMI 2.0)
- Thunderbolt Ports: Yes, 2 port (USB Type C)
- DisplayPort: Yes
- VGA: –
- Ethernet (RJ-45): No
- SD Slot: Yes
- Mic/Headphone: Yes
- WLAN: Intel Wi-Fi 6 with Gig+ performance (802.11ax)
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 5.0
- NFC: –
- Docking Connector: –
- Mobile Broadband: –
- Array microphone with Cortana and Alexa voice-recognition support
- ASUS SonicMaster stereo audio system with surround-sound; smart amplifier for maximum audio performance
- IPS-level wide-view technology
- 93% screen-to-body ratio
- 3.5mm headphone jack
- ASUS Handwriting
- ASUS Quick Key
- Battery: 92WHrs, 4S2P, 8-cell Li-ion battery
- Use Time: Up to 15 hours battery life