Asus has just officially launched its Qualcomm Snapdragon-powered Windows laptop Asus NovaGo at the Qualcomm’s second annual tech summit along with the HP Envy x2 PC. Asus NovaGo is the world’s first Gigabit LTE laptop powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset with Qualcomm Snapdragon X16 LTE modem.

Asus NovaGo comes with a 13.3-inches Full HD IPS display with 1920 × 1080 pixels screen resolution, 78% screen-to-body ratio and 10-point multi-touch display. Asus NovaGo features a 2.45 GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 Mobile PC processor with 710 MHz Adreno 540 GPU, a combination that we have seen in nearly every flagship smartphone this year.

ASUS NovaGo : Full Hardware Specs, Features, Prices and Availability

Depending on the storage and RAM, Asus NovaGo comes in three variants - 4GB RAM and 64GB internal storage variant and the 8GB RAM variant with 128 or 256 GB internal storage.

Asus NovaGo runs on the Windows 10S operating system that supports 32-bit x86 applications on it and comes with huge amount of apps and software in the store. For working on the documents, Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 powered Asus NovaGo will have an optimized versions of Office 365.

The screen of Asus NovaGo comes with the ASUS Eye Care and Tru2Life video technology. Asus NovaGo sports a 360ยบ hinge design and weighs 1.39 kilogram. It comes with the ASUS Pen that supports up to 1024 pressure levels. It comes with a 52 Wh Li-Po that is claimed to provide up to 22 hours of battery life on a single charge and 30 days of stand-by time.

On the connectivity side, there is Qualcomm Integrated X16 LTE with Cat 16 that supports the download speed of up to 1 Gbps and Cat 13 with an upload speed of 150 Mbps, 802.11ac Wi-Fi/MiMo, two USB 3.1 supporting data transfer speed of up to 5 Gbps, Type-A, 3.5mm Audio Jack, a Combo Nano-SIM card slot, one MicroSD card reader slot that supports up to 256 GB of memory card, 1 HDMI, 1 DX-in ports.

Asus NovoGo will be available in US, UK, Italy, France, Germany, China, Taiwan in the first phase and later will be available in other regions. In the US, it will be available through T-Mobile, Sprint and Verizon carriers.

The price of Asus NovaGo laptop for 4GB RAM with 64GB storage variant is $599 and the 8GB RAM variant with 128 GB storage will cost $799.