The Asus Zenbook 13 UX331UN receives much popularity among young people with its lightweight and fashion design. The laptop has all-new hardware specification and long battery life.
ASUS Zenbook 13 UX331UN Review
It is powered by latest Intel’s eighth-generation Core i7-8850U processor and comes with MX150 independent graphics card. With such high hardware specification, undoubtedly the laptop has excellent computing performance and video image processing capacity. Besides, the UX331UN comes with 8GB of RAM and 512GB SSD, which is enough to deal with daily office work.
The screen of the Asus Zenbook 13 UX331UN adopts narrow bezels both on the left and right. The camera is on the top, and ASUS’ logo is at the bottom. The laptop features a 13.3-inch screen with the resolution of 1,920 pixels by 1,080 pixels. With narrow bezel design, the laptop’s screen ratio is higher.
With fingerprint reader, it is more convenient to set up quick Windows login. Besides, the laptop features Harman/Kardon speaker, which brings excellent audio effect. We can also see the speaker in the following teardown process.
The power key is in the top right corner of the keyboard area. This surface adopts metal except for keys. The edge part slight inward hollows, which is to avoid pressing keys after closing the laptop.
ASUS Zenbook 13 UX331UN Disassembly
Remove all screws and gently pry off the laptop’s edge part, and then the whole back cover can be removed. We can see that battery occupies over half of the internal area, and the left area is occupied by the motherboard. The internal layout has high integration, which means only a few accessories can be changed. The memory chips are integrated on the motherboard, so it can’t be removed or upgraded. The laptop has 512GB SSD. The SSD can be changed, but there is no necessary to change it because its capacity is large enough. If you still need more capacity, you’d better buy a hard drive.
The back cover uses the metal material, and it is quite thin. The internal and external parts of the back cover adopt blue color. Metal case can help heat dissipation except for its solid and thinner features.