Superb 1080p IPS display.
Gorgeous design and materials.
Fast performance, with Core i7 CPU.
Three USB 3.0 ports.
VGA, HDMI, and (via USB) Ethernet support.
Dual band 802,11 a/b/g/n 2,4GHz/5GHz Wi-Fi.
Dedicated graphics lack punch.
Battery life low for an Ultrabook.
On screen text can be tiny unless zoomed in.
Minimal backlight bleed.
Mediocre battery life.
Only 30-day trial to McAfee Internet Security.
Runs hot in certain locations.
Below-average overall performance.
By Maximum PC on November 14, 2012
When Asus’s Zenbook UX31E debuted last year, it seemed to almost single-handedly put Ultrabooks on the map. Its intriguing mix of good looks, performance, and price convinced many a skeptic, us included, that PCs could compete with the likes of...80
By CNET Australia on October 16, 2012
The UX32VD is a decent attempt at an all-rounder ultrabook, though its battery life is uninspiring and it doesn't live up to its full...75
By Digital Trends on September 12, 2012
Asus clearly has engineers who know what they're doing. They are interested in high-resolution displays, attractive exteriors and excellent performance. The UX32 is an engineering feat no other Ultrabook on the market can match. Unfortunately, the...80
By MobileTechReview on August 09, 2012
The Asus Zenbook Prime UX32VD is one of the first Ultrabooks in the brave new frontier that marries typical Ultrabook specs with upgradable parts and dedicated graphics. Our advice? Wait for the second or third generation where dedicated graphics...80
By Computer Shopper on July 23, 2012
Across-the-board improvements to last year's model—from a fast CPU and discrete graphics to a backlit keyboard and the best screen in its class—make Asus' new ultrabook well worth its $1,299 price....80
By cnet on July 23, 2012
With a Core i7 CPU, discrete graphics, and a full HD screen, the Asus Zenbook UX23VD is pretty close to being the ultrabook that has it all, but you'll pay for all those...80
By PC Mag on July 17, 2012
The Asus Zenbook Prime UX32VD-DB71 adds a speedy 3rd generation Intel Core i7 processor and Nvidia GeForce graphics to the ultrabook formula. What Asus has wrought is the thinnest and lightest 1080p HD power system on the market. It's the ultrabook...80
By LaptopMag on July 11, 2012
The ASUS Zenbook Prime UX32VD combines the best Ultrabook display with Nvidia graphics for extra gaming...70
By tlbhd.com on July 10, 2012
The Asus U32VD has the potential to become a hit, packing fast hardware inside a compact and solid built body, while running for 7+ hours on a single charge. It's not as sleek as ultrabooks, but it's faster and way cheaper. And those are things...40
By NotebookCheck on June 03, 2012
The first rumors about Asus' new, revised Zenbook series made some waves: Full-HD IPS displays in skinny 13" cases. Hard to believe: non-reflective display surfaces! The rumors turned out to...87