• CPU: Intel Core i7-8565U
  • GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q (4GB GDDR5)
  • Display: 15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
  • Storage: 512GB SSD
  • RAM: 16GB
  • Weight: 1.59 kg (3.5 lbs)

Pros

  • Beautiful design with an ultra-small footprint
  • Unprecedented performance delivery from the Core i7-8565U model
  • Adequate screen with 92% sRGB coverage and no harmful flickering (BOE NV156FHM-N63 (BOE07D8))
  • Backlit NumPad-equipped keyboard appealing to fast typers
  • GTX 1050 Max-Q version is perfect for video editing
  • Around 14 hours of web browsing on battery power
  • Potent cooling solution

Cons

  • Too thin - not sturdy enough material results in some bends during handling
  • A lot of heat may expose the display for preliminary issues
  • Loud fan noise under graphically intensive work
  • Lack of Thunderbolt support

ASUS ZenBook 15 UX533 - Specs

CPU Performance #9
  • Intel Core i7-6820HK (@ 4 GHz) 0.8%
  • Intel Core i7-8700 15.5%
  • Intel Core i7-8565U
  • Intel Core i5-8300H 0.1%
  • Intel Core i5-8400H 0.7%
GPU Performance #47
  • NVIDIA Quadro M2200 (4GB GDDR5) 0.5%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M (2GB GDDR5) 1%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q (4GB GDDR5)
  • AMD Radeon RX 460M (4GB GDDR5) 1.2%
  • NVIDIA GeForce GTX 870M (3GB GDDR5) 2.4%
Display
15.6”, Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS
panel 1
BOE NV156FHM-N63
Color accuracy 5.2 -> 2.2
HDD/SSD
512GB SSD PCIe NVMe
M.2 Slot
1x 2280 PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe M.2 slot
RAM
16GB
OS
Windows 10 Home
Battery
73Wh, 4-cell
Body material
Aluminum
Dimensions
354 x 220 x 17.9 mm (13.94" x 8.66" x 0.70")
Weight
1.59 kg (3.5 lbs)
Ports and connectivity
  • 1x USB Type-C 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2)
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.1 (3.1 Gen 2)
  • 1x USB Type-A 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
  • HDMI
  • Card reader SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • Ethernet LAN
  • Wi-Fi 802.11ac
  • Bluetooth 5.0
  • Audio jack combo audio / microphone jack
Features
  • Web camera HD 720p
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Optical drive
  • Security Lock slot

 

 

 

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DISPLAY: 15.6-inch, 1920x1080, IPS

Name BOE NV156FHM-N63
Diagonal 15.6"
Pixel density 141.21 ppi
Brightness 300 cd/m2
sRGB 92%%
PWM frequency No PWM (Flicker-Free)
Panel Type IPS
Resolution 1920x1080
Becomes "Retina" from 24 inches (62 cm)
Contrast 1100:1
dE Color Checker 5.2 2.2
PWM Rating 10.0: (safe)
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ASUS ZenBook 15 UX533 in-depth review

There it is - ZenBook 15 UX533 - the last device of this line-up of ZenBooks is in our office. By the way, you can check our views on the ZenBook 13 UX333 and ZenBook 14 UX433 if you haven't already. Apparently, the bigger it gets the sexier it looks. This laptop is merely 17.9 mm thick and weighs less than 1.60 kgs. Of course, there are thinner and lighter devices on the market - the Acer Swift 5 (SF515-51T) for example. However, they have way too many restrictions, provided by their design[...]

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CPU Performance: Intel Core i7-8565U

Results are from the Cinebench 15 CPU test (the higher the score, the better)
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Results are from the Fritz chess benchmark (the higher the score, the better)
Results are from our Photoshop benchmark test (the lower the score, the better)

GPU Performance: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Max-Q (4GB GDDR5)

Some games you can play on this laptop

Rise of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
68 fps
44 fps
21 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Far Cry 5
quality
average
34 fps
31 fps
28 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
GTA V
quality
average
127 fps
58 fps
32 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Wildlands
quality
average
34 fps
30 fps
27 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
TC: Six Siege
quality
average
79 fps
67 fps
62 fps
50 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
For Honor
quality
average
50 fps
48 fps
37 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
DOTA 2
quality
average
127 fps
114 fps
85 fps
70 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
CS:GO
quality
average
144+ fps
144 fps
114 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Hearthstone
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
135 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
World of Tanks
quality
average
144+ fps
90 fps
46 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
FIFA 19
quality
average
144+ fps
139 fps
104 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
League of Legends
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
137 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Rocket League
quality
average
144+ fps
107 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Overwatch
quality
average
144+ fps
97 fps
56 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Fortnite
quality
average
144+ fps
144+ fps
43 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
PUBG
quality
average
66 fps
47 fps
43 fps
37 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
AC: Odyssey
quality
average
43 fps
37 fps
30 fps
X
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider
quality
average
47 fps
27 fps
23 fps
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)

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