ASUS Europe has announced the new U Series business laptop, that called the ASUS U31. The U31 business notebook is ultrathin notebook with thickness of less than 1 inch, weighs only 1.78 kg and measures 32.8 x 23.3 x 2.53~2.85 cm (W x D x H).
The ASUS U31 is boasts Intel Core i5 Processor 460M 2.53 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.8 GHz or Intel Core i3 Processor 380M/370M 2.53 GHz – 2.4, GHz, a GeForce GT 415M graphics card supports DirectX 11, Mobile Intel HM55 Express Chipset, 13.3-inch (1366 x 768) LED-backlit display, up to 640GB hard drive, and runs on Windows 7 Home, Windows 7 Professional, Windows 7 Ultimate.
U31 also comes with 802.11 a/g/n WiFi, Gigabit Ethernet, and optional Bluetooth 2.1, USB ports, HDMI port, VGA ports, a 3-in-1 card reader, built in Altec Lansing speakers and microphone, supports multi-point touch operation, and optional 6 cells 4400 mAh provides 47 Whrs or 8 cells 5600 mAh provides 83 Whrs battery life.
The machine has features Super Hybrid Engine (SHE) technology to boosts performance up to 15 percent in demanding tasks, NVIDIA Optimus technology auto-switches between the dedicated GeForce GT425M/GT415M graphics and the integrated GPU to meet the demands of graphics being rendered, and ASUS Super Hybrid Engine’s to reduce notebook power consumption when performing less demanding tasks.
The ASUS U31 designed with Elegant design and brandishing an eye catching brushed aluminum LCD lid and a choice of black or silver finishes. U31 ultra-portable notebook has a starting price tag of €799.