ASUS revealed new laptops for creators in mind – the ProArt Studiobook 16 OLED and ProArt Studiobook Pro 16 OLED.
The ASUS ProArt Studiobook 16 Series comes in two processor variants. For the ProArt Studiobook 16 OLED, an AMD Ryzen 5000 series or an Intel Core i9 processor is available. On the other hand, the ‘Pro’ version comes in either an AMD Ryzen 5000 series processor or a 3rd Generation Intel Xeon workstation processor.
Both laptops include the new ASUS Dial, a small wheel resembling an analog stick for precise editing that is compatible with four Adobe apps, Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere Pro, and Lightroom Classic.
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Specifications and Features
The ProArt Studiobook Pro 16 OLED comes with an NVIDIA RTX A2000 or A5000 GPU powered by NVIDIA Studio drivers graphics card. While the non-pro version comes with an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 or 3060 graphics card.
Both laptops feature a 3-button touchpad as well as touchpad stylus support. They also boast a color-accurate 16-inch 4K OLED HDR display, PANTONE Validated and Calman Verified certifications, along with a VESA DisplayHDR 500 for True Black accreditation. Additionally, both laptops are US MIL-STD 810H military-grade standard.
For network connectivity, it has Wi-Fi 6(802.11ax/ac) and Bluetooth 5.2 (Dual-band). I/O ports include 1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A (non-pro), 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C support display / power delivery, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C support display/power delivery/VR, 1x HDMI 2.1, 1x 3.5mm Combo Audio Jack, 1x RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet, 1x DC-in SD Express 7.0 card reader.
Moreover, a 90WHrs, 4S1P, 4-cell Li-ion battery is within both laptops, up to 4TB PCI SSD with 6800 MB/s in RAID 0 mode and up to 64GB 3200 MHz DDR4 with 2x SO-DIMM slots memory.
According to ASUS, all the new laptop and PC models, including the ProArt Studiobook 16 series, will ship with Windows 11 or be eligible for a free upgrade when the new OS is available.