As is often the case the Asus products are among the most desired in the PC, for their successful mix of design, build quality and power. ASUS Transformer Book TX300 makes no difference. The beautiful hybrid notebook Windows 8 is one of the most anticipated games of the new season but in Italy we will have to wait until December to be able to buy. However these days he appeared on FNAC, a well-known chain of stores online, preorder. The page as you can see is very Gaunt, missing photos of the device and a precise date of availability: the seller indeed merely asserts “shipped in 2/3 weeks if available to the supplier.
ASUS Transformer Book TX300
Also the configuration isn’t entirely accurate, since at one point says a W7 that suggest the presence of the Windows 7 operating system instead of Windows 8 again. However other data coincide, e.g. the price of 1499 euro, equal to the official revealed recently by Asus, as well as the rest of the configuration. Remember that the Asus Transformer Book TX300 is a kind of Transformer Pad but with Microsoft operating system for Google Android.
In both cases, however, the lines are those now famous Ux21 family, with aluminum alloy shell satin two-tone characteristic wedge-shaped profile. The Transformer Book though unlike other Android based Transformer is not a simple tablet hybrid, i.e. a dockable keyboard/docking station, but vice versa is a full-fledged notebook, from which it inherits the powerful configuration, with removable base so as to become applicable in tablet.
Transformer Book will be available in different versions, with 11.6-inch display, and 14 inch, 13.3 all though IPS type Full HD resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels from. In Italy as we get the 13.3-inch version, which will be equipped with a dual core processor Intel Core i7-3517U from 1.9 GHz, paired with a maximum of 4 GB of RAM and a 128 GB SSD drive, while the drums placed in the display/tablet is from 38 Wh. Apart from setting up then, very interesting is also the solution that provides a particular type of engagement with the base.
The latter incorporates a keyboard backlit isolated elements, a touchpad, a battery with 23 Wh auxiliary, USB 3.0 ports, Ethernet, miniDisplayPort, a slot for SD memory and most importantly a hard drive, this time by 500 GB, that, when connected, create display with the SSD in a remarkable hybrid configuration screen. Finally, don’t forget the Bang & Olufsen audio system with 4 speakers, ICEpower two screen/tablet and base 2.