If the MacBook Air is a reference in ultra-portable of consumer, attention to the renovation of the ASUS ZenBook UX305 because it beat them in all fields. A thin and light Ultrabook base hardware updated with Intel Skylake processor, Windows 10 processor and with a very attractive price that adjusts to $699.
ZenBook UX305 retains its lightweight aluminum frame that leaves the weight of the unit 1.36 kg with a thickness of 12.3 mm which marks record on laptops. Attention to its display, IPS 13.3-inch QHD diagonal + native resolution (3200 x 1800 pixels). And no option is the panel that mounts by default.
Its processor is an Intel Core m3-6Y30 with Intel HD 515 graphics. A Core M Skylake of minor yields that the Core-U but allows 10 hours of autonomy. 8 Gbytes of RAM and 256 GB SSD complete the main hardware.
It have USB 3.0 ports, an SD card reader, TPM security module, micro-HDMI, Bluetooth 4.1, webcam and the new standard of wireless connectivity 802.11 Wi-Fi ac.
With Windows pre-installed 10 the U.S. Microsoft Store sells it for $699. Very good price for this attractive ultralight of ASUS can able to overshadow the MacBook Air.