ASUS launches R558UQ notebook with 7th Gen Intel processors
New Delhi, 10 January, 2017: ASUS today unveiled its R558UQ notebook updating its mainstream line up, and adding the latest features and performance updates. The ASUS R558UQ notebook is an upgraded variant of the ASUS R558UR notebooks and comes in two distinct models, namely Core i7 Model and Core i5 Model. Both the models features the USB type C connectivity and advanced graphics NVIDIA GeForce 940MX (N16S-GTR), giving better performance capabilities.
ASUS R558UR notebooks features a 15.6′//LED Back-lit, Ultra Slim 200nits, Full HD display with resolution 1920×1080, Anti-Glare, NTSC: 45% which has a much higher pixel density than competition. The notebook has a memory of DDR4 8GB for i7 and DDR4 4GB for i5 models with an dedicated upgradable memory door on the bottom side.
Peter Chang, Regional Head – South Asia & Country Manager – System Business Group – ASUS India, said, “The demand for the mainstream notebooks has been steadily increasing over the years and hence this segment will be one of our key focus areas this year.”
Both the R558UQ i7 and i5 models come with SATA 1TB 5400RPM 2.5′ HDD storage, VGA web camera (Fixed type), a Chiclet keyboard coupled with ASUS Smart Gesture and ASUS Splendid software.
The ASUS R558UQ i7 and i5 models are listed at INR 59,990 and INR 48,990, respectively. The notebooks will be available across leading online and offline retail outlets starting from January 09, 2017. The R558UQ i7 model comes in Glossy Dark Brown IMR and the i5 model is available in Matt Golden, Glossy Dark Brown, Red and Dark Blue hues.