Asus Taichi: The Windows 8 dual screen ultrabook launched in India
November 7, 2012, 4:26 pm
Asus has announced the launch of the Asus Taichi dual screen convertible ultrabook/tablet in India. It can display two screens simultaneously. Besides, Asus also launched three other Windows 8 devices in India.
The Asus Taichi is a fusion of notebook and tablet. Lid open, Taichi is a notebook with a full HD screen and backlit keyboard. Lid closed, Taichi is a tablet with a multi-touch full HD screen for fingertip control with Windows 8.
The 13.3-inch dual LED-backlit Windows 8 Pro Asus taichi comes with touch-enabled TFT LCD display, Intel Core i7-3517M, HD Camera 5M, Stylus Pen, Ram 4GB DDR3 1600, and storage 256GB SATA3 SSD. It has built-in motion sensors for mobile gaming, dual-band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0. It is priced at Rs 1,39,999.
It is the second Windows 8 device launched by Asus in India. Asus Vivo Tab RT that comes with its own mobile dock has a QWERTY keyboard, track pad, USB port and built-in battery.
It has a 10.1-inch HD Glare capacitive multi-touch display and Nvidia Tegra3 processor. It costs Rs 61,999.
The VivoTab has RAM 2GB DDR3 and storage of 64G EMMC. It also includes WLAN 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, 2 megapixel front and an 8 megapixel rear camera with Flash.
Asus also launched two new Windows 8 notebooks in India - ASUS VivoBook F202E and ASUS VivoBook S400. The Asus S400 has a 14" LED Backlight HD screen, a capacitive touch panel with multi touch function, while The Asus VivoBook F202E features a 11.6-inch LED Backlight HD screen, 3.6mm panel and a capacitive touch panel with multi-touch function.
The Asus VivoBook F202E and Asus VivoBook S400 will be available in India at Rs 39,999 and Rs Rs 59,999, respectively.