Asus Vivobook 14 2021: Overview
Here’s a brief description of the build, chipset, and battery life of the Asus Vivobook 14 (2021) with 11th Gen Intel Core i3-1115G4 processor.
Display and Build
As the name suggests, Vivobook 14 features a 14-inch IPS display. The 60Hz panel covers 45% of the NTSC color gamut and can hit a peak brightness of 250 nits. Other than that, it has an FHD resolution (1920×1080) and an aspect ratio of 16:9. The laptop is relatively portable at 1.8 kgs and suitable for an everyday carry machine.
Performance and Memory
Under the hood, the Asus Vivobook 14 2021 has an 11th-gen Intel i3-1115G4 processor. This dual-core 4-thread processor can hit a maximum turbo frequency of 4.10 GHz. It is reliable enough for basic usages like web browsing or document edits but anything more than that might be less welcoming. Similar is the story with the integrated Intel UHD graphics.
Other than that, you get 4 GB of RAM with the Vivobook 15 and a 256GB SSD. One of the plus points of this device is its upgradability, there’s an empty SO-DIMM slot where you can insert an 8 GB stick and upgrade the total RAM to 12 GB. Similarly, there’s also an empty 2.5″ HDD slot where you can add extra memory.
Battery and Connectivity
In the tank of the Vivobook 14, you get a 2-cell 37 Wh Lithium-ion battery. You can recharge it with the 45W adapter provided in the box.
As for the port selection, you get 3 USB-As, a USB-C, an HDMI, an SD card reader, and a headphone/microphone combo jack. For wireless connectivity, there’s WiFi 5 and Bluetooth 5.1.
Asus VivoBook 14 2021 (X415) Price in Nepal
|Asus VivoBook 14 2021 (X415) Price in Nepal||Price in Nepal|
|Intel Core i3-1115G4, 4GB RAM, 256GB SSD, 14" FHD||NPR 60,900|
Asus Vivobook 14 2021 (11th Gen i3-1115G4, 4GB, 256GB, 14" FHD) Specifications Compare
|Announced||May 4, 2021|
|Market Status||In Stock|
|Dimension||325.4 x 216 x 19.9 mm|
|Color Options||Silver, Slate Grey|
|CPU Series||11th Gen Intel Core Processors (Tiger Lake)|
|Processor||Intel Core i3-1115G4|
|Base / Boost Clock||
1.70 / 4.10 GHz
|Cores / Threads||2 Cores / 4 Threads|
Intel UHD Graphics
|Boost Clock||1250 MHz|
|Maximum Capacity||16GB (2x SO-DIMM Slots)|
|SSD||256GB M.2 NVMe PCIe|
|SSD Slots||1x M.2 PCIe, 1x 2.5" SATA|
|Panel Type||IPS-Type LCD|
FHD (1920 x 1080)
16:9 aspect ratio
|Variable Refresh Rate||No|
|Maximum Brightness||220 nits (cd/m2)|
|Color Gamut||45% NTSC|
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A
2x USB 2.0 Type-A
1x USB 3.2 Gen 1
1x HDMI 1.4
|Audio||1x 3.5mm Headphone/Microphone Input/Output|
|Media Card||1x Micro SD Card Reader (Only on select models)|
|WiFi||Wi-Fi 5 (802.11 ac), Dual-Band (2.4/5 GHz)|
|Security||Fingerprint Scanner, TPM 2.0|
|Keyboard||Non-Backlit, 1.4mm Key Travel|
|Trackpad||Windows Precision Trackpad|
|Speakers||Built-in Speaker with SonicMaster|
|Microphone||Built-in Microphone with Cortana Support|
|Capacity||2-cell 37 Wh Li-ion|
45W AC Adapter