Sleek and light.
Goregous, 1080p matte display.
Third-generation Intel Core i5 processor.
Other ultrabooks offer similar components for less.
While spending a bit more will get you a much more full-featured Zenbook.
RAM and hard drive aren't upgradable.
Some light bleed in display edges.
Battery could be better.
4GB of RAM hampers performance.
Limited storage space.
Limited port selection.
By Legit Reviews on October 16, 2012
The ASUS Zenbook Prime UX31A series is well designed, performs great and is all that one can ask for in an Intel Ultrabook!...-
By NotebookCheck on August 16, 2012
The last generation UX31E was a well-designed laptop which had very few faults that included the glossy display and low contrast. We are extremely happy with the successor. The UX31A improves on all the gripes we had with the display. The new...90
By Engadget on August 12, 2012
When ASUS first released the UX31E last fall, we found plenty to like in its striking design, high-quality display and brisk performance. The addition of backlighting and a more comfortable keyboard -- not to mention the step up to Ivy Bridge and...-
By cnet on July 27, 2012
Stuck between a budget model and a high-end, feature-filled model, this middle Asus Zenbook is a slim, slick ultrabook, but also a tough...70
By Pocket-lint on July 26, 2012
So nearly there, just iron out the kinks and next time Asus will grab the...80
By MobileTechReview on July 23, 2012
Do we like the Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A? Oh yes, in fact we love it. It has superb build quality, one of the most elegant and attractive designs on the market and that 1080p IPS display will spoil you. The MacBook Air's display will be a let down,...80
By PC Mag on July 17, 2012
Although it has its shortcomings, the Asus UX31A-DB51 (Zenbook Prime) is worthy of consideration by everyday users looking to jump into the ultrabook foray thanks to its gorgeous design, portability, and eye-popping...70
By PC Mag on July 17, 2012
The Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A-R5102F offers a good looking ultrabook, and ups the ante with a 1080p display and third-generation Intel...70
By AwardFabrik on October 30, 2012
Erreicht das ASUS UX31A die im Vorfeld hoch gesteckten Erwartungen? Diese Frage können wir ganz klar beantworten: Ja, die Erwartungen wurden vollkommen erfüllt! Wirklich postiv überzeugt haben vor allem das sehr hochwertige Display. Hier...90
By notebookcheck.se on August 23, 2012
tycker vi att Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A är en lyckad uppdatering. Föregångarens styrkor finns kvar och de få svagheterna har åtgärdats. Som verktyg för det mobila kontoret är Asus UX31A nästan det perfekta...90