ASUS UX510UW overview
Crafted from solid aluminum, which keeps it lightweight and durable, the 15.6″ ZenBook UX510UW Notebook from Asus is a slim and stylish notebook designed for on-the-go users who require the hardware for work and for play. Powered by a 2.5 GHz Intel Core i7-6500U Dual-Core processor and 16GB of 2133 MHz DDR4 RAM, the ZenBook UX510 lets you efficiently multitask as well as quickly access frequently used files and programs. When you need more performance, the CPU can reach up to 3.1 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost technology. Additionally, there’s one unpopulated RAM slot, which enables you to expand this system’s RAM capacity up to a max of 16GB.
The 15.6″ anti-glare display is built with an In-Plane Switching (IPS) panel that provides you with wide viewing angles and vivid color reproduction for an immersive viewing experience whether you’re watching videos or playing games. With a dedicated NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M graphics card with 4GB of GDDR5 VRAM, you’ll be able to enable additional graphical options and crank up in-game visual settings so you can enjoy games at their best. You can also connect an external monitor using the HDMI port for further multitasking capabilities.
For storage, this system is equipped with a 1TB 5400 rpm SATA hard drive. Unlike solid state drives, traditional hard drives do not perform as fast; however, they do come in larger capacities, making them ideal for long term storage for all your photos, videos, documents, and more. Should you need more, you can connect external storage devices via its multiple USB ports as well as its multi-format media card reader, which also lets you quickly and easily transfer files from your mobile devices.
Connect to the Internet via 802.11ac Wi-Fi or by using the included USB 2.0 to RJ-45 cable for a more reliable and stable wired connection. Please note that by using the cable option, your speeds will be limited to the USB 2.0 standard, which is 480 Mbps. Therefore, using the 802.11ac Wi-Fi may be a better option. Other integrated features include a backlit keyboard, a webcam, speakers, microphones, and a 3.5mm audio in and out combo jack. The operating system installed is Windows 10 Home.
USB 3.1 Type-C
The USB Type-C port features a reversible interface so that there’s no wrong way to plug in cables. Furthermore, with the USB 3.1 standard, it supports data transfer rates of up to 10 Gbps for quick and easy file transferring between devices.
The full-size chiclet style keyboard uses scissor switches that provides it with a low 1.6 mm key travel for a comfortable typing experience. It also has backlighting so you’ll be able to stay productive even in dimly lit environments.
Built with technology developed for smartphone touchscreens, the ZenBook UX510’s glass-covered touchpad provides you with the sensitivity and accuracy required for everyday computing.
ASUS Splendid Technology
ASUS Splendid Technology offers you with four one-click preset modes to give you richer, deeper, and more accurate colors.
Normal Mode: Default factory-optimized setting
Eye Care Mode: Reduces blue light levels for comfortable viewing
Vivid Mode: Adjusts settings for a vibrant and vivid appearance without making colors look artificial
Manual Mode: Lets you adjust the color temperature so you can adjust the display to suit your preferences
ASUS Eye Care
ASUS Eye Care reduces the amount of blue light emissions from the display so your eyes are protected from strain and fatigue.
ASUS SonicMaster is a combination of hardware and software that delivers immersive, high-quality audio for your music, videos, movies, games, and more.