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Asus ZenBook 3 Deluxe laptop is prettier than the MacBook Pro

The 14-inch laptop looks like a more fashionable MacBook Pro with Windows 10.

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The Deluxe

Not to be confused with the Asus ZenBook 3, the Asus ZenBook 3 Deluxe is a bigger laptop. But it's not even that big -- i's one of the thinnest 14-inch laptops you can get.

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Shallow keyboard

Similar to a Macbook, it has a shallow, backlit keyboard.

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Thin bezels

Thin bezels maximize its screen space.

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Slim dimensions

Its slim dimensions contribute to its luxe aesthetic. 

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Don't drop it

You can kind of see the damage from a short drop on the left corner.

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USB-C ports

The laptop has three USB-C ports.

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Adapters included

It comes with HDMI and USB-A adapters. 

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Weak sound

The speakers are located on the bottom. I suggest you pack your headphones.

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ZenBook Series

Asus's ZenBook series is known for its flashy, high-end models.

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Fingerprint sensor

It has a fingerprint sensor on its trackpad for extra security.

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