Asus has reportedly expand their 13.3 inch Business Touch Ultrabook line up with Asus U38N-DS81T laptop. If you are on the market for premium business portable laptop which brings full Windows 8 Touch experience and has an ultimate power for work hard and multimedia, the U38N-DS81T 13.3 inch Touch ultrabook is one of great option, especially if your have more budget.
Yeah, Asus U38N-DS81T is not the most affordable 13.3 inch portable touch laptop, but its still a great machine, worth for your money and perfect for companion at home, office or when you on the occasional business trips. Comes with a sleek and beautiful “Dark Silver” design with high quality brushed aluminum for chassis, this laptop feels solid and comfortable in your hand. Measures 12.83 x 8.90 x 0.22-0.73 inches and weighing around at 3.4lbs, the newest U38N series is slightly thicker than Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite NP915S3G-K01US ultrabook (12.76 x 8.82 x 0.69 inches), but its still can fit perfectly in your bag and easy to carry around with you.
The U38N-DS81T portable laptop has similar size and design looks an ultrabook, but its based on the AMD platform, so it’s not an ultrabook. Powered by 1.6GHZ AMD A8-4555M quad core processor that backed by AMD’s Turbo Core technology to improved processor performance up to 2.$GHZ and incorporated with 4GB DDR3 1600MHz SDRAM, along with AMD A70M for chipset, this machine provides more than enough performance for day to day office multitasks and lights multimedia, such as streaming movies, play casual games and light home editing video. For storage needs, the 500GB of Serial ATA HDD (5400 rpm) provides spacious of multimedia and office files storage capacity.
Asus U38N-DS81T laptop comes with 13.3 inch Full High Definition touch screen display with support 10-point touch capability and integrated with AMD HD 7600 as graphics accelerator, provides clear, crisp and beautiful color for video and games, along with great Windows 8 Touch experience. It uses IPS technology to improved color reproduction and wider viewing angle (178 degrees). Reportedly, the Glare panel can produces up to 350cd/m2 brightness and support a 1920 x 1080 native resolution. For enhanced and detailed viewing experience, user can connects the video and photo into external Television or HDTV, thanks to HDMI port that located on the right side.
The U38N-DS81T is a small laptop, but the Illuminated backlit keyboard with chiclet-style design is easy to use and offers fast and accurate typing experience. Built into bezel, the HD 720p web camera that integrated with digital microphone offers crisp video conference and clear voice chats. On the left and right side, you will find a pair of SonicMaster stereo speakers, offerings clear, crisp, louder reproduction and stunning audio reproduction, more than enough to use in small office room. According to reliable source, the 6-cell Lithium Polymer 6570mAh battery can produces more than 4 hours and 30 minutes of battery usage.
Speaking of port and connectivity, the 13.3 inch gorgeous laptop equipped with a 3.5mm audio combos jack, three USB 3.0 port, Mini VGA Port, HDMI port and multimedia card reader slot ( SD/ SDHC/ MMC), along with Bluetooth and integrated 802.11 a/b/g/n Wireless LAN for internet connection. Yeah, its lacks RJ 45 port for Ethernet LAN and optical drive, but if needed, you can use external RJ 45 adapter for Ethernet wired connection and external optical disk drive (connect via USB port).
For base configurations, the Asus U38N-DS81T laptop will be preloaded with the 64-bit version of Microsoft Windows 8 as the operating system and has a starting price around at $768.99 with 1 year limited warranty. Looking for cheaper and smaller Asus Touch Laptop? If you are not too consider about multimedia performance, we recommend you to take a look at Asus Q200E-BCL0803 11.6 inch Touch laptop that priced only at $329.99 and powered by Intel Celeron 1007U dual core processor.