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Asus ZenBook Pro UX550

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Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

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Asus ZenBook Pro UX550 vs Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Why is Asus ZenBook Pro UX550 better than Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB?

  • 174mm shorter
    42mmvs216mm
  • Uses hyperthreading technology
  • Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
  • Has Intel Quick Sync Video
  • Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
  • Has AES
  • Has a HDMI output
  • Has NX bit

Why is Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB better than Asus ZenBook Pro UX550?

  • 1.53x higher pixel density
    288ppivs188.3ppi
  • 533MHz higher ram speed
    2133MHzvs1600MHz
  • 8GB larger maximum memory size
    16GBvs8GB
  • 4.3mm thinner
    14.6mmvs18.9mm
  • 1 more USB 2.0 ports
    1vs0
  • Has a detachable keyboard

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Design

1.Has a backlit keyboard
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

The keyboard is backlit, making it easier to type in the dark or dim lighting.

2.thickness

18.9mm

14.6mm

Best

Huawei MateBook E 12" Intel Core i5-7Y54 1.2GHz / 8GB / 512GB

6.9mm

3.height

42mm (Intel Core i7-7700HQ)

216mm

Best

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 320

17mm

4.Has a detachable keyboard
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

You can detach the keyboard of your device and use the screen as a tablet. Detaching the keyboard makes the device lighter and gives you the possibility to switch easily between laptop-mode and tablet-mode. The keyboard is included when buying the device.

5.Has a flip and fold design
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

A flip and fold design allows you to fold the screen over the keyboard and transform the device into a tablet, without splitting the device into two pieces.

For example

Lenovo Yoga C930 13.9" FHD Intel Core i7-8550U 1.8GHz / 12GB RAM / 512GB SSD

6.width

28mm (Intel Core i7-7700HQ)

293mm

Best

Lenovo IdeaPad Miix 320

17mm

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Display

1.pixel density

188.3ppi

288ppi

Best

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14" Intel Core i5 5300U 2.3GHz / 4GB / 512GB

540ppi

2.has an LED-backlit display
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Uses LED backlighting, resulting in better image quality, more vibrant colors and richer blacks.

3.screen size

15.6"

12"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

MSI GT83VR Titan SLI-024 18.4" Intel Core i7-6920HQ 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

18.4"

4.every pixel has three subpixels
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Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

5.has a anti-reflection coating
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

This helps to reduce the reflection from your device.

For example

Lenovo ThinkPad T480 14" Intel Core i5-8350U 1.7GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

6.has an IPS screen
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.

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Performance

1.RAM

16GB

8GB

Best

MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB

64GB

2.internal storage

1000GB

512GB

Best

Apple MacBook Pro (2018) 15" Touch Bar & Touch ID / Intel Core i9 2.9GHz / 32GB RAM / 4TB SSD

4000GB

3.RAM speed

1600MHz

2133MHz

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Asus ROG GX800VH 18" Intel Core i7 7820HK 2.9GHz / 64GB / 1TB

2800MHz

4.CPU threads

8 (Intel Core i7-7700HQ)

4

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD

12

5.Uses flash storage
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Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Flash-based storage devices such as SSDs have no mechanical components. Due to this they are typically faster, run silently, and are more shock resistant than traditional HDDs.

6.maximum memory size

8GB

16GB

The maximum amount of memory (RAM) supported.

Best

Lenovo ThinkPad P1 15.6" UHD Intel Xeon E-2176M 2.7GHz / 32GB RAM / 1TB SSD

64GB

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Connectivity

1.USB 3.0 ports

2

2

More USB 3.0 ports allow you to connect more devices to your computer that support USB 3.0. USB 3.0 is an improved version of USB 2.0 which offers faster transfer rates.

Best

MSI WT72 6QN 17.3" Intel Xeon E3-1505M v5 2.8GHz / 64GB / 1TB

6

2.Has WiFi
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

The device can connect to WiFi.

3.Has USB Type-C
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

4.Has Bluetooth
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Bluetooth is a wireless technology that allows you to easily transfer data between different devices, such as smartphones, tablets and computers.

5.Bluetooth version

4.2

4.1

Best

Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD

5

6.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

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Battery

1. longer battery life

14h

8h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Asus NovaGo (TP370QL) 4GB / 64GB SSD

22h

2.Has a MagSafe power adapter
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

The MagSafe power adapter uses a power connector that is attached magnetically. When pulled or tugged, the connector will come out of the socket safely.

For example

Apple MacBook Air (2018) 13.3" Intel Core i5 1.8GHz / 8GB RAM / 256GB SSD

3.Has sleep-and-charge USB ports
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Sleep-and-charge USB ports can charge electronic devices when the laptop is in sleep mode, hibernate mode, or even switched off.

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Features

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.has a front camera
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

3.has GPS
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

For example

Samsung Galaxy Book 2

4.Has an optical disc drive
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

An optical disc drive (ODD) allows you to use CDs and DVDs for reading and/or writing data.

For example

Acer Aspire 5 17.3" Intel Core i3-6006U 2GHz / 8GB / 1TB HDD

5.Has a fingerprint scanner
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

For example

Asus ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GD 15.6" Intel Core i9-8950HK 2.9GHz / 16GB RAM / 512GB SSD

6.has stereo speakers
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

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Miscellaneous

1.Uses hyperthreading technology
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

Many of Intel's processors use hyperthreading, which means that each core of the processor can work on two threads at once instead of most processors which work on a single thread per core. This means you can have significant performance gains in certain applications.

2.Supports bookmarks sync across different devices
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB
3.Has Intel Quick Sync Video
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

This allows very fast video transcoding times, for example when ripping a DVD or Blu-ray to your computer.

4.Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.

5.Has AES
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

6.Has NX bit
Asus ZenBook Pro UX550
Lenovo Miix 720 12" Intel Core i5-7200U 2.5Ghz / 8GB / 512GB

NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.

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