ZenBook S is thin, light and exquisitely designed, with a compact, precision-crafted all-metal unibody that premieres an exciting new shape. It’s built around an amazing 3.3 K NanoEdge touchscreen with a 3:2 aspect ratio that fits more on the screen, reducing the need for scrolling. It looks the part, too, with a sophisticated new Jade Black livery featuring Red Copper diamond-cut edges. With its irresistible looks and supreme power, you’ll want to take ZenBook S with you everywhere!
Crafted to delight
ZenBook S is a precision-crafted masterpiece, with an all-metal unibody that uses magnesium and aluminum alloy for maximum strength and lightness. Its luxurious Jade Black finish is enhanced with subtle Red Copper diamond-cut edges, created using a two-phase anodising process. The off-center ASUS logo on the lid is the focus for the iconic spun-metal finish, with its Zen-inspired pattern of concentric circles. ZenBook S will make the best impression, wherever you go.
ZenBook S is built using premium lightweight materials so it weighs just 1.35 kg, minimising your load. Its slim and compact design will fit into your bag with no fuss, and the amazing battery life means you can even leave the charger at home for many trips. When you do need to charge ZenBook S, its fast-charge capability means a 60% charge takes as little as 49 minutes. Working on the go is always a delight with ZenBook S.
fast charging in 49 minutes3
See more, scroll less!
ZenBook S introduces an all-new 3:2 aspect ratio for its compact NanoEdge touchscreen. Taller than widescreen format, it lets you see more on the screen without scrolling, so reading or creating text-based content is much easier. The 3.3K (3300 x 2200) resolution display has a wide 100% DCI-P3 and 133% sRGB colour gamut for vivid colours. It’s also PANTONE® Validated for colour accuracy and TÜV Rheinland-certified for eye care. The NanoEdge display features ultraslim bezels on all four sides, which allows a 92% screen-to-body ratio for immersive visuals.
No fuss, no drama
ZenBook S is a verified Intel Evo™ laptop that delivers premium mobile performance, superb visuals and outstanding power efficiency. Using the latest 11th Generation Intel® Core™ processors, ZenBook S makes light work of multitasking, productivity and entertainment, combined with the new Intel Iris® Xe integrated graphics for silky-smooth visuals. ZenBook S also features an ultrafast PCIe® 3.0 x4 SSD and the latest Intel WiFi 6 (802.11ax), so you can rely on ZenBook S to make light work of even the most demanding tasks!
Windows 10 Pro
11th Gen Intel® CPU
integrated Intel® graphics
PCIe® NVMe™ 3.0 x4 SSD
All the connections you need
ZenBook S includes all the I/O ports you need for a busy on-the-go lifestyle, including full-size HDMI, USB Type-A ports, and Thunderbolt™ 4 USB-C® ports that support fast charging, 4K UHD external displays and up to 40Gbps data transfers. There’s also a MicroSD card reader for easy data exchange with your mobile devices.
Next-level AI noise-canceling audio technology
With the increase of remote work and video conferences, we implemented the ASUS AI noise-canceling technology to ensure the best experience. ASUS AI noise-canceling audio employs machine learning in order to isolate unwanted noise from human speech. The ClearVoice Mic feature in the MyASUS app can filter out ambient noise, and normalise all individual voices in Multi-presenter mode from different positions for optimum group conference-call quality. The ClearVoice Speaker feature filters out all ambient noise apart from human speech — so you’ll hear what everyone else is saying. Try the demo to experience the amazing difference in different environment that ASUS AI noise-canceling technology can make.
Press play to experience noise-canceling technology
Turn on your device audio to hear the difference.
AI noise cancelation
Designed with you in mind
ZenBook S has an ergonomic edge-to-edge backlit keyboard design that’s wider for more comfortable typing, and also looks great! ASUS NumberPad 2.0 makes data entry easy, with a full-size LED-illuminated numeric keypad built into the touchpad. Windows Hello works with the integrated infrared (IR) camera on ZenBook S to make face login fast and easy, even in darker environments.
ZenBook S is available with the innovative ASUS NumberPad 2.0, a dual-function touchpad with an integrated LED-illuminated numeric keypad. Even when NumberPad is activated, the touchpad can be used for cursor control thanks to its intelligent software.
To ensure a comfortable typing experience, the new edge-to-edge keyboard features larger keycaps.
For added convenience, you can capture screen grabs, lock the webcam, or access the MyASUS app via dedicated function keys.
With ZenBook S and Windows Hello, your face is your password! The front infrared (IR) camera recognises your face in seconds and lets you log in instantly and securely.
Great ASUS software
ZenBook S includes the latest version of MyASUS, a collection of handy ASUS apps and tools that help you get more out of your ZenBook S. MyASUS includes tools that make it easy to transfer data between your iOS or Android phone and ZenBook S.
To instantly send a file captured from your phone to your PC, simply tap the share icon. You can also transfer files from your PC to your mobile device in the blink of an eye.
Simply tap the share icon in your browser and click MyASUS. The link of the webpage you are watching on your PC will be instantly sent to your mobile device — where it will open automatically for seamless on-the-go convenience.
If you need to call someone while working on your PC, you can seamlessly make or receive phone calls — via your PC. There’s no need to dig out your phone from your bag or pocket.
If you’re working away from the office, you can easily access your work files remotely from your mobile device — anytime, anywhere, and with no hassle.
But with the Mirror function, you can do everything on your phone from the comfort of your PC!
If you prefer a dual-display setup, the convenient Screen Extender feature turns your mobile device into an extension to your PC’s screen. You can drag images, videos or documents onto your phone for easier cross-referencing.
The amazing audio system of ZenBook S is certified by audio specialists Harman Kardon to ensure immersive, crystal-clear sound for communications or entertainment.
Tougher than the rest
ZenBook S is tested to meet the ultra-demanding MIL-STD-810H U.S. military standard for reliability and durability. Tests consist of a punishing regime designed to ensure survival in harsh environments, and include power-on drop tests and operation at extremes of altitude and temperature. ZenBook S also passes ASUS laptop stress tests that far exceed the standards set by the industry.
Altitude TestNormal operation at a cabin pressure equivalent to 15,000 feet
Drop TestFree fall from 100mm while powered on, 4x for each side/surface
High Temperature Test30°C to 63°C for 7 x 24 hours non-operational cycles
Low Temperature Test-25°C to -33°C for 7 x 24 hours non-operational cycles
According to overall laptop thickness, weight and resolution as of June 30, 2020 based on internal ASUS market analysis comparing ZenBook S laptop size to competing products in their class (laptops with a screen measuring 13.3 inches) from vendors including Acer, Apple, HP, Huawei, Lenovo, Microsoft and Samsung.
Weight might vary by specifications.
Battery tests conducted by ASUS on August 15, 2020 using the 1080p Video Playback scenario. Test configuration: ZenBook S UX393EA, 3.3K touch panel, Intel® Core™ i5-1135G7, 256 GB PCIe 3.0 x2 SSD, 8 GB RAM. Test settings: WiFi enabled but disconnected (not connected to any access point), Windows Power Plan set to Balanced, display brightness set to 150 cd/m2, NumberPad off. Actual battery life may vary depending on product configuration, usage, operational conditions and power management settings. Battery life will decrease over the lifetime of the battery.
Charging performance test with laptop powered-off. Actual charging time may vary in real world conditions.
The stated 2.68 mm width of the side bezel is the distance between the edge of the non-active screen display area and the inside edge of the case. If the case width is included, the side bezel width is 4.27 mm. Measured based on standard (anti-glare) display configuration. The top bezel width is 6.67 mm and the bottom bezel width is 8.26 mm.
Unless otherwise stated, all performance claims are based on theoretical performance. Actual figures may vary in real-world situations.
Easy USB-C® Charging ensures 4.5-watt charging when connecting to a non-Power Delivery chargers, including portable chargers or USB Type-A to USB-C® chargers. When using a Power Delivery charger, the charging speed will match the connected adapter’s power output, up to a maximum of 65 watts.
Please note that all versions of NumberPad only work with the Microsoft Windows operating system.
Precision-engineered ErgoLift hinge
ZenBook S has a precision-engineered ErgoLift hinge that automatically lifts the rear of the laptop slightly when it’s opened, tilting the keyboard to the optimum typing angle. This action also raises the chassis for optimised cooling and enhanced audio quality.
improved typing position
enhanced audio quality
3:2 NanoEdge display
With its new 3:2 aspect ratio NanoEdge display, ZenBook S gives you a larger visual workspace while remaining compact. The taller screen means you can see more of a website or document without having to scroll up or down. It’s perfect for reading, writing or coding.
Wide colour gamut
To display vivid, realistic colours, ZenBook S supports a wide colour gamut with 100% DCI-P3 and 133% sRGB coverage. The DCI-P3 colour space is the preferred choice of creative professionals for its increased range of possible colours, and makes images on ZenBook S look simply stunning.
ZenBook S has an exceptionally bright 500-nit display that makes it easy to see content even when you’re outdoors or in a brightly lit office.
Fine-tuned with ASUS WiFi Master technology
ASUS offers a comprehensive range of wireless connectivity solutions. The WiFi 6 in your ZenBook S allows you to load online content in the blink of an eye, and it’s made even better by ASUS WiFi Master technology, which includes ASUS WiFi Stabiliser and ASUS WiFi SmartConnect. For rock-solid stability in your WiFi connections, ASUS WiFi Stabiliser filters out wireless interference, so you’ll always enjoy the fastest possible speeds. ASUS WiFi SmartConnect technology automatically selects the best WiFi source, so your laptop connects seamlessly to the best WiFi signal and known mobile hotspots.
Latest 11th Gen Intel® Core™ processors
ZenBook S is packed with high-performance components, including up to the very latest 11th Generation Intel Core i7 processor, Intel Iris Xe graphics, and up to 16 GB of high-speed RAM.
High-speed SSD storage
Lightning-fast PCIe 3.0 x4 SSD storage means that ZenBook S boots up in just a few seconds, and apps load almost instantaneously. ZenBook S helps accelerate your workflow for awesome productivity.
faster than PCIe 3.0 x25
faster than SATA 3 SSD2
PCIe 3.0 x 4
PCIe Gen3 x 2
faster than PCIe 3.0 x22
faster than SATA 3 SSD2
PCIe 3.0 x 4
PCIe Gen3 x 2
USB-C® Easy Charge6: Power anytime, anywhere
USB-C® Easy Charge support means that your ZenBook S can be used with a wide range of standard 5-20 V USB-C chargers. You can enjoy ultrafast charging with any PD (Power Delivery) certified charger, including the 65-watt fast-charge adapter supplied with ZenBook S, or juice up your device on the go with airline chargers, portable chargers or power banks!
Lightning-fast Thunderbolt™ 4
The two Thunderbolt 4 USB-C ports on ZenBook S give you unrivaled versatility with ultrafast speeds. They support USB-C Power Delivery, external 4K UHD displays, and provide up to 40 Gbps data-transfer speeds for high-performance peripherals.
Clearer conference calls
Conference calls, where many colleagues may gather around a single laptop, present particular challenges for clarity — with voices coming from varied directions and distances. That’s where ClearVoice Mic’s Multi-Presenter Conference Call mode comes to the rescue. With this smart feature enabled, MyASUS detects and optimises the individual voices before relaying them all at the same volume level — ensuring improved quality for group calls.
Efficient NumberPad 2.0
ASUS NumberPad gives you an intuitive way to input numbers for improved productivity, solving the long-time problem of the lack of a numeric keypad on compact devices. The improved NumberPad 2.0 brings is even more convenient: tap on the top-right NumberPad icon for one second to switch the function on or off, and tap on the top-left icon to choose one of two brightness levels. You can also swipe from the top-left icon in any direction to activate the Windows Calculator app on the display for faster access.
Improved webcam, clearer video calls
The new ASUS IR camera-tuning technology on ZenBook S allow ultrafast face login and significantly upgraded image processing capabilities compared to the previous generation. During video conference calls, your colleagues will see you more clearly than ever — even if your environment is poorly lit.