Asus NovaGO is the latest Asus notebook that has unique and interesting features. This laptop has supported the ASUS Pen. Asus has recently held an event in Hawaii.In there, the company is presenting its achievements so far. But there is one device that attracts attention during the event, which is Asus NovaGO which is the first Gigabit LTE PC in the world.
Asus NovaGO is the first PC powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, which also brings Gigabit LTE to devices like other than flagship mobile phones. Thanks to the Snapdragon X16 modem. This device is basically a 2-in-1 hybrid laptop, which can be a tablet when the hinges are removed.
The device with dimensions of 316 x 221 x 149 mm is quite heavy, which weighs 1.39kg. This laptop has a 13.3-inch screen with 1080p FHD resolution and runs Windows OS 10 S, but if desired, users can also upgrade to Windows 10 Pro for free before September 30, 2018. Due to already running the latest OS from Microsoft.
Absolutely this notebook supports Windows Ink, Windows Hello, and Cortana. This laptop comes in two memory configurations, namely 4GB RAM + 64GB ROM and 8GB ROM + 256GB ROM. Both variants both use UFS 2.0 and for connectivity using SIM nano and eSIM.
This laptop are bringing “Always Connected” with different from other Windows laptops. This is because NovaGo uses Snapdragon 835 processor commonly found in flagship smartphones like Galaxy S8, OnePlus 5T, until Google Pixel 2.
Asus NovaGo also has equipped Snapdragon X16 LTE modem so internet speed can reach 1Gbps. This laptop has features eSIM (embedded SIM card), and SIM Nano slot.
The advantage of using Snapdragon processor ARM processor in this laptop makes the performance of the laptop is high enough but with a small power consumption so that the battery is more durable. This laptop itself claims this laptop can play video up to 22 hours.
Asus NovaGo Variant with Options Memory Capacity and RAM
Asus NovaGo belongs to the convertible laptop, so this laptop screen can be rotated 180 degrees. Then the screen measuring 13.3 inches with touchscreen technology, and full HD 1080p resolution.
Other specifications, Asus NovaGo has a choice of 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB storage memory, as well as a choice of 4GB, 6GB, and 8GB RAM capacity.
NovaGo feature has an HDMI port, a 3.5mm audio jack, a volume rocker and a power button on the right side. While on the left there are two USB ports and DC power jack. The touchpad on this device also serves as a fingerprint sensor.
Although not mentioned how much battery capacity owned by this laptop. But Asus said if this device can offer up to 22 hours of use and standby up to 30 days. The Asus NovaGO 4GB variant is priced at $ 599, while the 8GB RAM variant will sell for $ 799. While the market will soon get this laptop including the United States, China, Italy, Britain, France, Germany, and Taiwan.