Asus VivoBook 15 arrives in Brazil with 11th generation Core i7 | Computer

Asus announced on Tuesday (23) the launch of new notebooks of the VivoBook 15 line in Brazil. Altogether there are two models with a 15-inch screen, both work with the eleventh generation of Intel Core i7 processors, offer a USB-C port and all variants deliver SSD to the user, costing from R $ 7,300 .

Asus VivoBook K513EP (Image: disclosure / Asus)

Asus VivoBook K513EP (Image: disclosure / Asus)

The two models, divided into four internal variants on one side and only one on the other, have a screen inserted in a thin-edged body (occupying 85% of the display area) and a generous touchpad at the bottom. Next to it is a detail for the brand, which is the presence of a yellow fluorescent ring in the outline of the “Enter” key. Weighing 1.8 kilos, Asus promises an exclusive function to increase performance by up to 40% in any configuration chosen for the VivoBook 15.

The new notebooks have TÜV Rheinland certification and Eye Care technology, promising to reduce the emission of blue light, along with images displayed without flicker for visual comfort.

Asus VivoBook K513EP (Image: disclosure / Asus)

Asus VivoBook K513EP (Image: disclosure / Asus)

All VivoBook 15 have Nvidia GPU

Inside, all models feature an 11th generation Intel Core i7 processor, Nvidia GeForce MX 330 GPU with 2 GB of dedicated GDDR5 RAM, which is a generous relief from the meager performance of Intel’s integrated graphics cards, but it is still a long way off. than a 2016 GTX 1050 can deliver, for example. The presence of an SSD of at least 256 GB in all models also helps in performance, but it is possible to configure a version with 1 TB of extra HD.

Asus VivoBook X513 EP (Image: disclosure / Asus)

Asus VivoBook X513 EP (Image: disclosure / Asus)

In connections the models are identical, with one USB 3.2 in type A and another in type C, two USB 2.0, an HDMI port, headphone jack with microphone and microSD card reader. The battery is the same, with three cells in 42 Wh and the front camera makes videos in 720p in any configuration chosen by the customer. Bluetooth 5.0 and Wi-Fi 5 (802.11ac) are also present in VivoBook 15.

The most affordable model uses Endless OS as the operating system, while all four other options of variants offer Windows 10 Home installed at the factory.

Asus VivoBook X513 EP (Image: disclosure / Asus)

Asus VivoBook X513 EP (Image: disclosure / Asus)

When and how much?

The new VivoBook 15 are already available at Asus’ own store, with prices starting at R $ 7,299 for the X513EP with Endless OS and 256 GB of SSD, with four options for higher configurations and already with Windows 10 and 8 GB of RAM. The second model is the K513EP and it uses only one configuration with the Microsoft operating system, 16 GB of RAM and 512 GB of SSD, with a suggested value of R $ 9 thousand.

Asus VivoBook 15 (X513 EP) – technical form

  • Screen: IPS LCD, 15.6 inches, Full HD, touch sensitive
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-1165G7
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce MX330 with 2 GB GDDR5 and Intel UHD
  • RAM: 8 GB 2,400 Mhz in DDR4
  • Storage: 256 GB, 512 GB or 256 GB + 1 TB HD
  • Drums: 42 Wh (three cells)
  • Connectivity: USB 3.2 (1), USB-C 3.2 (1), USB 2.0 (2), HDMI (1), Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.0, headphone connection
  • Webcam: HD (720p)
  • Operational system: Endless OS or Windows 10 Home
  • Others: LED backlit keyboard, Harman Kardon signature speakers
  • Dimensions (mm): 359 x 235 x 19.9 mm
  • Weight: 1.8 kg

Asus VivoBook 15 (K513EP) – specifications

  • Screen: IPS LCD, 15.6 inches, Full HD, touch sensitive
  • Processor: Intel Core i7-1165G7
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce MX330 with 2 GB GDDR5 and Intel UHD
  • RAM: 16 GB 2,400 Mhz in DDR4
  • Storage: 512 GB
  • Drums: 42 Wh (three cells)
  • Connectivity: USB 3.2 (1), USB-C 3.2 (1), USB 2.0 (2), HDMI (1), Wi-Fi 5, Bluetooth 5.0, headphone connection
  • Webcam: HD (720p)
  • Operational system: Windows 10 Home
  • Others: LED backlit keyboard, Harman Kardon signature speakers
  • Dimensions (mm): 359 x 235 x 17.9 mm
  • Weight: 1.8 kg

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