The ASUS Transformer Book is a 13.3-inch notebook with a detachable tablet which has a Full HD IPS Touch panel and a 178 Degree viewing angle. It is powered by third generation Intel Core i5 processor for an outstanding notebook and tablet performance, with 4GB RAM. The Transformer Book TX300 is hybrid device and can work as notebook and by removing detatchable keyboard, it can work in tablet mode. For storage, Transformer Book comes with separate 500GB high-capacity hard drive on notebook and 128GB ultra-fast SSD on tablet mode. In notebook mode, ASUS Transformer Book features a backlit keyboard with ambient light control that automatically adjusts its brightness to suit the surroundings.
With a front 720p HD and a rear 5-megapixel camera, ASUS Transformer Book is perfectly equipped for capturing high-quality images. Users can enjoy crystal-clear face-to-face video chat with family and friends, and simply tap the screen to take a photo.Connectivity options on the Asus Transformer Book TX300 include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 and 2 x USB 3.0 ports.The TX300 is packed with a 3,120mAh battery in the base unit and a 5,000mAh battery in the tablet mode.
The tablet is just 4mm thick, and the dock just 3mm, which has prompted Asus to call the TX300 “world’s thinnest convertible Windows 8 notebook.” ASUS Transformer Book has up to five hours’ battery life in full notebook mode and up to eight hours in tablet mode.
Speaking at the launch event,Mr. Apratim Sharma – Country Product Manager – System Business Group, ASUS India said, “The ASUS Design Center starts with what people need and want and crafts perfect solutions that are aesthetic, integrated, intuitive and sustainable. The ASUS Transformer Book supports this belief to the fullest and we are positive that the world’s thinnest Window 8 detachable tablet cum notebook will stun the masses in the way it has been designed to.”
The Asus Transformer Book TX300 runs Windows 8 Professional and will be available in India from second week of July for a MRP of Rs. 91,999.