ASUS Vivobook S 15 now on sale in Australia, an Copilot+ Ultrabook for Content Creation, Productivity, and Learning

    ASUS in collaboration with Microsoft and Qualcomm has unveiled its latest device, a sleek and powerful Vivobook S 15. This cutting-edge laptop, available for pre-order now, is set to revolutionize the way we work, play, and learn with its advanced AI capabilities.

    Powered by the Snapdragon X Elite platform, the Vivobook S 15 boasts Windows AI features and a suite of exclusive ASUS AI apps that make content creation, productivity, and learning more convenient and enjoyable than ever before.

    The display is a stunning 3K 120 Hz ultra-large OLED display and immersive audio system are housed in a premium, all-metal body that’s ultra-portable, tipping the scales and easily sliding in a backpack at just 1.42 kg.

    The Vivobook S 15 features a mood-setting single zone RGB keyboard with a dedicated Copilot key, allowing users to access AI assistance at the touch of a button. This design, coupled with the power of the Qualcomm Oryon CPU and ASUS’ Lumina OLED displays, sets the stage for a new era in computing.

    AI has been building momentum as a technology, particularly with the use of personal assistance, and that is why we are ushering in a new era of AI computing where AI takes on a more integrated role in our lives and in the PC space, helping to make what Australians do on their PCs, easier, smarter and faster.

    Bradley Howe, Head of Consumer at ASUS Australia

    The Vivobook S 15’s AI capabilities are designed to enhance content creation, productivity, and learning. With Copilot at the touch of a button (literally the new Copilot key), users can create AI-powered content more efficiently. The laptop also streamlines work by automating repetitive processes, making tasks more efficient without compromising accuracy.

    For students and lifelong learners, the Vivobook S 15 provides easy access to learning tools, ensuring that learning is digestible and accessible no matter where the individual is.

    The Vivobook S 15 is not just about AI. It also delivers top-notch performance with its Snapdragon X Elite Processor, which offers peak performance in multi-core tasks. The Qualcomm Hexagon NPU delivers 45 TOPS AI processing speeds, ensuring a smooth and responsive multitasking experience.

    The laptop’s 1TB PCIe 4.0 SSD and 32GB of lightning-fast 8448 MHz LPDDR5X memory ensure fast boot-ups and efficient multitasking. The ASUS IceCool thermal technology keeps the laptop cool during demanding tasks.

    ASUS has also launched a range of exclusive AI software to empower Australians in their daily lives. This includes ASUS StoryCube, an AI-powered digital asset management tool, and ASUS AI Noise Cancellation, which reduces background noise in meetings and calls.

    The Vivobook S 15’s superior audiovisual capabilities are powered by ASUS Lumina OLED displays, which offer more accuracy, adaptability, and reliability. With a cinema-grade 100% DCI-P3 color gamut and VESA DisplayHDR True Black 600 certification, users can enjoy a vibrant and true-to-life visual experience.

    In terms of design, the Vivobook S 15 is slim and lightweight, with a premium all-metal construction. Its large and smart gesture touchpad offers easy navigation, while the dedicated Copilot key provides instant access to Windows AI-powered tools.

    The laptop is also built to last, having been tested to the rigorous MIL-STD 810H military standard. It features an IR camera for instant unlocking and a physical webcam cover for added privacy.

    Price and Availability

    The Vivobook S 15 S5507 is now on sale from retailers across Australia and New Zealand and online from the ASUS E-shop.   

    Vivobook S 15AustraliaNew Zealand
    Model NumberS5507QA-MA049WS5507QA-MA001W
    Description / SpecsSNAPDRAGON X ELITE X1E78100/15.6″/3K (2880 x 1620) OLED 16:9 aspect ratio/LPDDR5X 32G [ON BD.]/1TB PCIEG4/Cool Silver/Win11 Home(Arm)SNAPDRAGON X ELITE X1E78100/15.6″/3K (2880 x 1620) OLED 16:9 aspect ratio/LPDDR5X 32G [ON BD.]/1TB PCIEG4/Cool Silver/Win11 Home(Arm)
    PricingRRP AU $2,699RRP NZ $2,799
    Offer$200 off voucher on ASUS E-shop 
    AvailabilityASUS E-shop
    JB Hi-Fi
    Harvey Norman
    PB Technologies
    JB Hi-Fi
    Harvey Norman

    Full specifications


    Part No90NB14Q2-M00540
    Model NameS5507QA-MA049W
    EAN Code4711387568057
    UPC Code197105568051
    Marketing NameASUS Vivobook S 15 OLED
    Operating SystemWindows 11 Home – ASUS recommends Windows 11 Pro for business
    Office1-month trial for new Microsoft 365 customers. Credit card required.
    LCD cover-materialAluminium
    LCD cover-colourCool Silver
    Top case-materialAluminium
    Top case-colourCool Silver
    Keyboard colourSilver
    Bottom case-materialAluminium
    Bottom case-colourCool Silver
    Military gradeUS MIL-STD 810H military-grade standard
    Touch PanelNon-touch screen
    Panel Size15.6-inch
    Resolution3K (2880 x 1620) OLED 16:9 aspect ratio
    Response time0.2ms response time
    Refresh rate120Hz refresh rate
    Peak Brightness600nits HDR peak brightness
    Colour gamut100% DCI-P3 colour gamut
    Gamut mappingYes
    Contrast ratio1,000,000:1
    Colour depth1.07 billion colours
    GlareGlossy display
    Low blue light70% less harmful blue light
    TÜV Rheinland-certifiedTÜV Rheinland-certified
    SGS Eye Care DisplaySGS Eye Care Display
    Screen-to-body ratio89%
    ProcessorSnapdragon® X Elite X1E 78 100 Processor 3.4GHz (42MB Cache, up to 3.4GHz, 12 cores, 12 Threads)Qualcomm® AI Engine up to 75 total TOPs
    Integrated GPUQualcomm® Adreno™ GPU
    Neural ProcessorQualcomm® Hexagon™ NPU 45TOPs
    Expansion Slot(includes used)N/A
    On board memory32GB LPDDR5X on board
    Total System MemoryLPDDR5X 32GB
    Storage1TB M.2 NVMe™ PCIe® 4.0 SSD
    Front-facing cameraFHD camera with IR function to support Windows HelloWith privacy shutter
    on board WirelessWi-Fi 7(802.11be) (Tri-band)2*2 + Bluetooth® 5.4 Wireless Card (*Bluetooth® version may change with OS version different.)
    TouchpadPrecision touchpad
    I/O ports2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A2x USB 4.0 Gen 3 Type-C support display / power delivery1x HDMI 2.1 TMDS1x 3.5mm Combo Audio JackMicro SD card reader
    AudioSmart Amp TechnologyBuilt-in speakerBuilt-in array microphoneharman/kardon (Mainstream)
    Voice controlCortana support
    AC AdapterTYPE-C, 90W AC Adapter, Output 20V DC, 4.5A, 90W, Input: 100~240V AC 50/60Hz universal
    Battery70WHrs, 3S1P, 3-cell Li-ion
    Replaceable BatteryNo
    Keyboard typeBacklit Chiclet Keyboard 1-Zone RGB with Num-keyWith Copilot key
    Dimension (WxHxD)35.26 x 22.69 x 1.47 ~ 1.59 cm (13.88″ x 8.93″ x 0.58″ ~ 0.63″)
    Weight (with Battery)1.42 kg (3.13 lbs)
    Weight (without Battery)1.18 kg (2.60 lbs)
    AntivirusMcAfee® 30 days free trial
    SecurityMcAfee® 30 days free trialIR webcam with Windows Hello supportMcAfee®BIOS Booting User Password ProtectionBIOS setup user passwordMicrosoft Pluton security processorTrusted Platform Module (Firmware TPM)
    MyASUS featureSystem diagnosisBattery health chargingFan ProfileSplendidFunction key lockWiFi SmartConnectLink to MyASUSTaskFirstLive updateAI Noise Cancelling
    Built-in AppsMyASUSScreenXpertGlideX
    Adobe Creative Cloud Hard BundleOne-Month Membership of Adobe Creative Cloud All Apps, Individual. The redemption duration from September 15, 2021 to August 31, 2024.
    Jason Cartwright
    Jason Cartwright
    Creator of techAU, Jason has spent the dozen+ years covering technology in Australia and around the world. Bringing a background in multimedia and passion for technology to the job, Cartwright delivers detailed product reviews, event coverage and industry news on a daily basis. Disclaimer: Tesla Shareholder from 20/01/2021

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