Looking for a touch screen laptop with a slim and light design that has reasonable price? If you are, we suggest you to check Asus S400CA-BSI3T12, the new model in Asus S400CA series with multi touch display and brushed hairline black and silver finish. Priced only at $599.99, Asus Ultrabook S400CA-BSI3T12 is one of the inexpensive option to buy an ultra portable laptop for Windows 8 purpose.
Like Asus Q200E-BSI3T08, Asus S400CA-BSI3T12 is designed take advantage of the touch-screen interface on Windows 8 OS. The 14 inch High definition touch screen display uses TFT-LCD and LED-backlit technology offers bright, clear and vivid color for game, video and images. The screen can play 720p video content with ease and support a resolution of 1,366 by 768 pixel. On the top of display, the 1.0MP web camera with internal microphone gives bright and clear video calls and Asus SonicMaster speakers provides crisp and loud audio experience.
Like the most modern laptop that we have seen, the S400CA-BSI3T12 ultrabook based on the third generation of Intel Ivy Bridge platform, a 1.8GHz Intel Core i3-3217U dual core processor with 3MB L3 cache, 4GB DDR3 SDRAM (expandable to 8GB DDR3 RAM) and integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000 as graphics accelerator provides more than enough power and graphics performance for play modern game, watching HD video and light video editing.
Of course, like other ultrabook, this ultrabook also has dual drive, a 500GB of Serial ATA disk drive for plenty of storage and a 24GB Solid State Drive for system, make Asus S400CA-BSI3T12 can waking from sleep mode only in few second. Sadly, Asus S400CA-BSI3T12 is lack optical drive for burning DVDs and the full sized keyboard is not backlit type. If you need, you can also connect the machine into external optical drive and the black chiclet keyboard is still accurate and comfortable to type on.
Speaking of design, the 4 lbs ultrabook comes with brushed-hairline black in silver finish design and made from aluminum for casing. Measures 13.3 x 9.4 x 0.8 inches, Asus ultrabook is comfortable for companion at home, office, school or when you on the go. For power supply, this model bring 3-cell lithium-polymer battery that provides more than four hours of battery life.
The rest of specifications are a USB 2.0 port, single USB 3.0 port, 3-in-1 media reader, HDMI port, 10/100/1000 Mbps Fast Ethernet LAN and built in 802.11b/g/n high-speed wireless LAN. Overall, Asus S400CA-BSI3T12 ultrabook with high and fast processor, plenty of storage and multi touch capability is a great laptop and give great value for your money. Have limited budget but need bigger display? Check Asus K55A-SI50301P with 15.6 inch display and Intel Core i5-3230M processor, only for $429.