ASUS ZenBook 15 UX533’s cooling system makes it the fastest Whiskey Lake U laptop we’ve tested
One of our latest Editor’s choice awards went to the ZenBook 15 UX533 by ASUS, totally deserved for its beautiful design, amazing battery life and great display. However, the thing that surprised us the most was the cooling system which managed to keep the Intel Core i7-8565U cool even under continuous 100% load.
For the first 10 seconds of our torture test, the CPU worked at 3.92 GHz which is 118% higher than the base frequency, while its temperature was just 65°C.
|Intel Core i7-8565U (15W TDP)||0:02 – 0:10 sec||0:15 – 0:30 sec||10:00 – 15:00 min|
|ASUS ZenBook 15 UX533||3.92 GHz (B+118%) @ 65°C||3.82 GHz (B+112%) @ 79°C||2.71 GHz (B+51%) @ 75°C|
|HP Spectre x360 15 (15-df0000)||3.10 GHz (B+72%) @ 69°C||1.92 GHz (B+7%) @ 61°C||1.88 GHz (B+4%) @ 64°C|
|Dell Inspiron 17 7786 2-in-1||3.22 GHz (B+79%) @ 90°C||2.63 GHz (B+46%) @ 83°C||2.48 GHz (B+38%) @ 79°C|
|Dell Inspiron 14 5482 2-in-1||3.12 GHz (B+73%) @ 96°C||2.56 GHz (B+42%) @ 94°C||2.01 GHz (B+12%) @ 76°C|
In other words, although it doesn’t look like that initially, ASUS ZenBook 15 UX533 is a great choice for content creators. If you want to learn more, check out our in-depth review.