ASUS is once again resetting the bar for mainstream laptops by introducing its new Vivobook OLED series to the Malaysian market, these Vivobook series comprise of three models, namely the Vivobook 15 OLED, Vivobook Pro 15 OLED and Vivobook Pro 14X OLED.
Leading the pack, the Vivobook Pro 14X OLED sports an impressive 14-inch 16:10 2.8K OLED display that pushes 90Hz refresh rate, this is a DisplayHDR 600 certified display that has a peak brightness of 600nits, it supports 100% DCI-P3 color gamut and has 70% less harmful blue light, making this a really good media consumption machine.
Powered by an Intel Core i5-11300H processor and GeForce RTX 3050 Laptop GPU, the Vivobook 14X OLED comes with 16GB of DDR4-3200MHz RAM and 512GB of PCIe SSD, which is quite decent for medium weight content creation workflows and creators can expect good battery life with the laptop’s 63Wh battery.
What’s unique on the Vivobook Pro 14X OLED is a virtual ASUS DialPad wheel that’s embedded onto its trackpad, allowing creators to access quick settings and perform adjustments on Adobe creative programs.
The Vivobook 14X OLED retails at RM4,799.
As a refresh, the Vivobook Pro 15 OLED sports a beautiful 15-inch NanoEdge Full HD OLED display and a brand new chassis design, which is available in color option of Cool Silver and Quiet Blue.
The Vivobook Pro 15 OLED is offered in three AMD Ryzen 5000 H-series processors, namely the Ryzen 5 5600H, Ryzen 7 5800H and Ryzen 9 5900HX, while the base model comes with 8GB of DDR4-3200MHz RAM and the other two comes with 16GB of DDR4-3200MHz RAM, all models will come with the GeForce RTX 3050 Laptop GPU that operates up to 50W of power with Dynamic Boost enabled.
The ASUS Vivobook Pro 15 OLED retails from RM4,299 and maxes out at RM5,199.
The budget-friendly Vivobook 15 has also gotten the taste of OLED this time, while sporting a similar design as its predecessor, the Vivobook 15 OLED is offered in Intel Tiger Lake and AMD Ryzen 5000 APU variants.
The base model will be powered by an Intel Core i3-1115G4 processor and comes with 4GB onboard RAM while allowing you to expand with an additional RAM slot, the other two variants will come with the Ryzen 5 5500U and Ryzen 7 5700U Mobile APU paired with 4GB + 4GB onboard RAM, all models will come with 512GB of PCIe SSD.
The Vivobook 15 OLED will start at RM2,799 and maxes out at RM3,499, which makes it the most affordable OLED laptop in the market.