ASUS Transformer Book Trio’s official: a convertible tablet with Android and Windows 8 and keyboard dock
It ‘best to buy a tablet running Android or Windows 8? And ‘better as Android or Windows 8 operating system?
If you need a tablet, or a laptop, and do not know if you choose to buy a product with Android or Windows 8 operating system, the new ASUS Transformer Book Trio will help you choose. How? Simple: this convertible tablet offers a dual operating system, with the possibility to choose between Android and Windows 8.Comfortable, lightweight, portable and powerful. We see all the details and features of ASUS Transformer Book Trio, the new convertible tablet from Asus with a keyboard dock!
ASUS Transformer Book Trio: features, technical details, details and photos
ASUS Transformer Book Trio is an ultraportable with Windows 8, but can be used in three modes: Android tablet, notebook and desktop computers. was announced some time ago at Computex Taipei in June. From that month nothing has changed, just now the tablet ASUS Transformer Book Trio is ready to hit the stores. Let’s see what’s on offer under the hood this ASUS Transformer Book Trio.
The display has a diagonal of 11.6 inches and a keyboard dock, similar to those used for the classic Connect with Transformer Pad, Transformer Book Trio is a notebook with Windows 8 , unplug the other hand is a tablet Android 4.2 , but you can also use adding us as a desktop PC monitor. Of course, the switch from one OS to another is instantaneous and does not require a reboot. Entertainment!
The keyboard dock is a processor Intel Haswell (up to Core i7), GMA HD 4400, 4GB of RAM and up to 1TB of storage on hard disk. E ‘equipped with a module 802.11ac WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0 and 2 USB 3.0 ports, a mini display port, a micro HDMI and audio jacks. Do not miss the stereo speakers and a 33Whr battery.
The tablet / display instead has a display with a diagonal of 11.6-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels, IPS) capacitive touchscreen with 10 points of contact, but also a processor Intel Atom Z2760 Clover Trail , 2GB of RAM, 16-64GB storage, a 4-megapixel rear camera and a front to 720p. The tablet integrates an 802.11n WiFi module, Bluetooth 3.0, Micro USB, audio jack and microSD card slot. It has a 19 Whr battery.
Used together, ASUS provides a maximum of 13 hours keep on Android , or 5 hours with Windows 8.
ASUS Transformer Book Trio (tablet) measures 10 millimeters thick and weighs 680 grams, while the PC station has a thickness of 12 mm and weighs 544 grams.
Of course, for now we do not know the prices and the availability in Italy. Let’s just hope that does not cost too much, because it seems really a very spectacular for a truly innovative product and performance!
Images and press release below.
SUS Transformer Book Announces Trio ‘Three-in-One’ Ultraportable
Unique 11.6-inch ultraportable combines a detachable Android tablet with a keyboard dock That is Also a self-contained Windows 8 desktop PC
Berlin, Germany (September 4th, 2013) – ASUS today announced basis Transformer Book Trio, a new breed of ultraportable device with a two-part design dockable That can be used by one person as a laptop, or by two people as a separate tablet and desktop PC. With the ability to switch between Android and Windows 8 at the press of a button, Transformer Book Trio offers three-in-one unmatched flexibility for users who want the best of all worlds Mobile.
Dual processors and dual operating systems
ASUS Transformer Book Trio features a sleek and durable metallic design powered by a 4th generation Intel ® Core ™ processor for seamless multi-tasking performance and outstanding energy efficiency in Windows 8 laptop mode. When it’s time for entertainment to take over from productivity, the 11.6-inch display detaches from the ‘PC Station’ keyboard dock for use as a multi-touch Android tablet with its own Intel Atom ™ dual-core processor and up to 64GB of solid -state storage.
With the display docked, Transformer Book Trio can instantly switch between Windows 8 and Android 4.2 by pressing the dedicated ‘Trio’ key on the keyboard, with data shared between the two operating systems on the tablet’s storage. Unlike other ultraportables dockable, Transformer Book Trio’s PC station is not dead weight When the tablet display is detached.With an external display connected via Mini DisplayPort or Micro-HDMI, the PC station can be used as a self-contained desktop PC featuring Windows 8, Which means two people in two different places, can use the Transformer Book Trio at the same time .
Full HD multi-touch display and SonicMaster audio technology
ASUS Transformer Book Trio’s 11.6-inch display features a crisp Full HD resolution with IPS technology for vibrant and accurate color with wide 178-degree viewing angles. 10-point capacitive multi-touch Gives instant fingertip control with both Android and Windows 8, while the backlit keyboard and multi-touch touchpad productivity Ensures comfortable use. With stereo speakers and ASUS SonicMaster audio technology in both the PC and tablet Station, Transformer Book Trio Also delivers rich and detailed sound with video, music and games.
Power-packed portable performance
ASUS Transformer Book Trio does not sacrifice portability for the sake of versatility – or vice versa. With 802.11ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 in the PC station, plus 802.11n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 3.0 on the tablet display, Transformer Book Trio cuts the need for cables, no matter Which mode it’s used on. Separate batteries in each part Also maximize mobility, and Trio Transformer Book has up to 13 hours battery life in Android mode and five hours in Windows 8 mode.