ASUS ZenBook 13.3″ Ultra-Slim Laptop
Last updated: July 9, 2019
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In our analysis of 108 expert reviews, the ASUS ZenBook 13.3" Ultra-Slim Laptop placed 10th when we looked at the top 12 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.
From The Manufacturer
Designed for effortless portability, UX331 is just 0.5″ thin and less than 2.5lbs light, with a slim-bezel Nano Edge display that makes it much more compact than a typical 13-inch laptop – with a stunning crystal-like finish and a sophisticated modern design that places it in a class of its own.
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