Supreme features for astonishing flexibility
Display and Design
The Asus TAICHI31-CX018P Ultrabook has an imposing 13.3-inch dual LED backlit TFT LCD full HD (1080p) display encased in an intriguing silver aluminium body with a thickness of just 17.4mm. Running on IPS technology, the display ensures crisp viewing from wider angles. To make typing easier, there is a backlit keyboard and a sufficiently large multi touch touchpad controlling the light aptly. Turn the laptop into a proficient tablet on closing the lid. The full HD display then turns into a multi touch panel with support for up to 10 fingers giving perfect fingertip control. You can even choose the Mirror mode for running the same video or presentation back to back.
Processor and Platform
Running the show efficiently is the Intel Core i7 3rd generation CPU on QS77 Express chipset and galloping at a speed of 3.1GHz. Assisting it is a 4GB DDR3 RAM. Enjoy a real life experience while watching sharp and rich videos and games on the full HD display comfortably courtesy the Intel HD 400 graphics. The gadget runs on Windows 8 Professional OS ideal for tablets.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
A stunning 5MP HD webcam makes video calls fun. It can be used smoothly both in the notebook and tablet modes. It has 256GB of space for meeting your storage requirements. To make typing easier, there is a backlit keyboard and a sufficiently large multi touch touchpad controlling the light aptly. Stereo speakers running on Sonic Master technology are perfect for all kinds of entertainment.
Battery and Connectivity
A 4 cell 45W battery fuels the laptop which features all the regular connectivity options like Bluetooth v4.0, 2 USB 3.0 ports, VGA port, 3-in-1 card reader, HDMI out and WLAN 802.11 a/b/g/n.
Although the Asus TAICHI31-CX018P Ultrabook comes at a premium price, it gives you the opportunity to use the versatility of a tablet with the power of a laptop. The ultra slim and stylish design is eye catching as well. It is perfect for giving presentations or sharing movies. A stunning HD webcam makes video chatting better than ever. However, a better RAM and hard disk was expected.