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ASUS Zenbook Prime UX31A packs an Ivy Bridge chip, just $1,149 for the Core i5 variant

ASUS Zenbook Prime UX31A is now available

| Laptops News | Posted: Jun 21, 2012 3:34 am

ASUS' latest get-it-while-it's-hot Zenbook Prime has hit the servers of Amazon, where you can grab one while they're in stock for just $1,149. What does $1,149 get you? Well, you'll get an Intel Ivy Bridge-based Core i5 processor, 13.3-inch 1080p IPS display, and an SSD by default.

 

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Of course, if you've got the green, you can get something faster. Optional upgrades are pushed up to a Core i7 variant, 256GB solid-state drive, and the same 1080p IPS display. This configuration will set you back $1599.99.

 

Not bad considering that ASUS' Zenbook Prime is a seriously slick piece of kit. I think we're going to see ASUS really smash Ultrabooks into a fine market for the company, after all, ASUS virtually single-handedly created the Netbook market with their Eee range of products. Zenbook Prime, one day you will be mine, my precious...

NEWS SOURCES:Asia.cnet.com

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