Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Asus Transformer Book Duet: Windows 8.1 Plus Android - Telecompaper


switch between two dissimilar platforms can be a single click.

Intel, was present at CES 2014, said that he welcomed the manufacturers of devices that support two operating systems at once – Microsoft Windows and Google Android. Krzhanich Brian, executive director of Intel, described the initiative as “dual operating system»:

Asus, in turn, offered 600-dollar laptop tablet Transformer Book Duet TD300, built around a processor Intel Haswell Core i7 and equipped with 13.3-inch screen. Dual-platform configuration is able to switch between Windows 8.1 environments and Android 4.2 for a couple of seconds – by pressing a button.

Transformer Book Duet TD300 allows you to disconnect the tablet part of the keyboard, leaving the user’s hands in a 13.3-inch Full HD-display, packed with 4GB of memory and DDR3L-flash drive with a maximum capacity of 128 GB and a slot for microSD-cards Communications Wi-Fi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.0. On the table will be docking keyboard, with its hard drive up to 1TB and a wide range of connectors: Ethernet, HMDI 1.4, USB 3.0, two USB 2.0, combined 3.5mm audio port.

Autonomy in Windows-stated mode for 5 hours, whereas for Android-work is prolonged for another hour.

element Tablet Transformer Book Duet TD300 turned thickness 12.9 mm, docking keyboard add 16 mm, well, total assembly weight is 1.9 kg.

© Yuri Strel’chenko, SOTOVIK