Small, light and efficient
Display and Build
The ASUS X200MA-KX495B sports a 11.6-inch HD LED backlit display which offers sharp, rich and vibrant viewing experience with a native resolution of 1,366 x 768 pixels. The black colored outfit has brushed finish on the lid and not only looks appealing but is good to hold as well. It has a thickness of 25.6mm and a weight of merely 1.2kg.
CPU and OS
Doing the duty on the inside of the ASUS X200MA-KX495B is a 2.1Ghz Intel Pentium quad-core N3540 processor from the 4th generation which is extremely good for modestly powerful computing tasks. It teams up with a 2GB DDR3 RAM expandable up to 8GB through 2 unused DIMM slots. The Intel HD GPU manages simple videos and games well. It functions on 64 bit Windows 8.1 OS which provides great user friendly experience.
Camera, Storage and Multimedia
For video calling purposes, the laptop carries a webcam placed above the display. The 500GB SATA HDD provides enough space for storing files of different types. The stereo speakers provide HD audio solution. The chiclet keyboard and gesture supported touchpad meet typing and pointing requirements conveniently.
Battery and Connectivity
The ASUS X200MA-KX495B is equipped with a 3 cell Li-ion battery promising to deliver up to 4.5 hours of uninterrupted service. It can be connected with other gadgets and networks through features like Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Ethernet port, 2 USB 2.0 ports, Bluetooth v4.0, HDMI out and digital media reader.
The ASUS X200MA-KX495B is an excellent mini laptop which comes at a decent price and capable of meeting modestly powerful tasks without posing much problem. A durable battery means you can move around with it without carrying the charger. The main attraction of the device however is the latest Windows platform.