review1st.com – ASUS realizes that there is a need for more portable mobile workstations to meet the needs of mobile working professionals. So the ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500) was born, which is the most compact and powerful mobile workstation for professionals.
What comes to your mind when you hear the mobile workstation for professionals that has the best graphics performance in its class? Maybe you will imagine a laptop that is large and not very portable because it carries high-performance components.
Of course, mobile workstations that are not portable will make it difficult for professionals who use them. Well, the ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500) is the industry's most portable laptop for professionals.
Specifications and Pros of ProArt StudioBook Pro 15
Appearing with a 15-inch screen, it carries a body design that is very compact but still sturdy. Of course, as a laptop for professionals, it is equipped with special features to support their daily activities.
Light, Compact and Tough
This laptop is a very portable mobile workstation. Thanks to its thickness of only 18.9mm and weighing only 1.98Kg, this laptop is one of the most compact mobile workstations for professionals.
The reason why the ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500) can appear compact and light is one of them thanks to the use of a special material in the chassis, namely magnesium alloy which is both strong and lightweight.
Apart from using a special material on the chassis, it also has a very thin bezel on the screen, allowing this laptop to appear with a smaller dimension than a typical 15-inch laptop.
The ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500) bezel itself is presented with NanoEdge Display technology so that it is only 7.5mm thick on three sides of the screen.
Designed for Professionals
Created specifically for professionals, especially content creators, this laptop comes with a 4K UHD resolution screen that has a 100% Adobe RGB color gamut and Delta-E <1.5.
These screen specifications are perfect for professionals who often work on a mobile basis and always need a reliable device, not only in terms of performance but also having a screen with the ability to display very rich and accurate colors.
ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500) also has ISV (Independent Software Vendor) certification. This means that this laptop has been recognized by professional software developers such as Adobe and Autodesk and is certain to be able to run applications developed by these developers without problems.
ISV certification is proof that it is a true mobile workstation designed for professionals.
Not only does it have ISV certification making it compatible with a variety of professional software, this series is also with high-performance hardware.
The ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500) is powered by an Intel Core i7 processor and GPU up to NVIDIA Quadro RTX 5000 Max-Q. With this hardware configuration, the device can still be relied on as a laptop to carry out heavy tasks even though it appears with a very compact body.
This device has been equipped with high-speed storage and memory. For memory, ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500) relies on DDR4 RAM with a capacity of 16GB and can be upgraded up to 32GB.
As for storage, laptops rely on M.2 NVMe PCIe SSDs which are much faster than SATA SSDs and HDDs. The storage capacity itself reaches 1TB which is very relieved for a mobile workstation.
It is also equipped with a special cooling system that keeps it running quietly. The cooling system consists of two special fans, 6 heatpipes, and a heatsink equipped with Anti-Dust Cooling technology.
This cooling system also allows it to carry premium specifications on a laptop body with a thickness of only 18.9 mm.
Speakers are also one of the areas that ASUS has noticed in the ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500). This laptop is equipped with premium speakers with the best audio quality powered by SonicMaster Premium.
The audio system was specially developed by the ASUS Golden Ear Audio Engineering team so that it is capable of producing sound that is not only detailed but also immersive.
As a modern mobile workstation, the ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500) is of course equipped with the latest connectivity features. Starting from the port, it is equipped with various ports such as USB Type-A to connect various accessories, and USB Type-C which supports display output.
In addition, the laptop is also equipped with an HDMI port, 3.5mm combo audio port, and ethernet port for wired LAN connection.
While wireless connectivity relies on the latest WiFi 6 (802.11ax) which has better data transfer speeds than its predecessor. Also equipped with Bluetooth 5.0 so that users can connect various wireless devices such as wireless headphones or mice.
Price of ASUS ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500)
ASUS ProArt StudioBook Pro 15 (W500) is priced at IDR 77,000,000 and is covered by a 3-year global warranty.