Last year ago, Asus was officially announced Asus Taichi 31 with back-to-back 13.3 inch multi touch displays that can be transform into a tablet mode. Now we get information if one of the model, called as Asus TAICHI31-CX002P ultrabook has been listed in online retailer for price around of $2,056. Comes with powerful third generation of Intel Core i7 Ivy Bridge processor and boasts two 13.3 inch Full High Definition display with multi touch capabilities, the TAICHI31-CX002P laptop gives great multimedia and entertainment experience, as well as powerful performance for daily office multitasks.
Comes with Silver Aluminum design which offers premium appearance in office, school or when you on the occasional trips. Measures 13.30 x 9 x 0.70 inches and weighs only at 3.4 pounds with 4-cell Lithium battery, Asus TAICHI31-CX002P is not the lightest and thinnest 13.3 inch ultrabook on the market, but we think it still comfortable in your hand and perfect for travel companion. The company claims if this model can provides up to 7 hours of battery life on single charge.
Under the hood, Asus TAICHI31-CX002P will be powered by Intel Core i7 3517U dual core processor with Intel Turbo Boost technology, Intel QS77 Chipset and integrated 4GB of DDR3 SDRAM for multitaksing, provides ultimate performance for daily office tasks, as well as multimedia tasks, such as editing video, watch HD movies or play modern games. Reportedly, the processor features 4 MB L3-Cache and has a base clock speed of 1.9GHZ with support up to 3.0GHZ when you use Turbo Boost mode.
Like other modern laptop, Asus TAICHI31 also comes with a Intel HD Graphics 4000 as graphics engine. It boasts dual 13.3 inch Full High Definition TFT LCD display with LED BACKLIT and support a native resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixel. One of the display (on the outside) will be support multi touch capabilities and a stylus, so you can flip this machine into a tablet mode.
Other features are a 720p HD Camera for capture images and video, internal digital microphone for video conference, fast and comfortable Illuminated Chiclet Keyboard and stereo speakers with ASUS SonicMaster audio technology provides great sound quality for music and video. For storage needs, the 13.3 inch ultrabook bring a 256 GB of ATA-600 Solid State Drive.
Of course, it also comes with a wide range of port and connectivity options, including two USB 3.0 port, multimedia card reader slot, mini VGA port, COMBO audio jack, micro HDMI port for HDTV connector, Bluetooth V4.0 and integrated 802.11 a/b/g/n for wireless internet connection. For base configuration, Asus TAICHI31-CX002P will be preloaded with Microsoft Windows 8 Professional as the operating system. So, what do you think? Looking for smaller convertible laptop? Check Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11 – 26962CU with 1.4GHZ Nvidia Tegra 3 T30 processor and 11.6 inch multi touch display.