Asus manufacturer is preparing to launch two new 13.3-inch ultra-portable computers powered by Intel’s 32 nm Sandy Bridge. Asus has announced the U31 Series thin and light laptops, the Asus U31E and the Asus U31SD.
Asus U31E ultraportable computer:
It is powered by an Intel Core i3-2310M 2.1 GHz or Intel Core i5-2410M 2.3 GHz, 8 GB can ship DDR3 RAM (two slots) and uses an Intel graphics HD 3000 to feed its LCD panel resolution 1366 x 768 pixels with anti-glare or any device connected to HDMI or VGA.
It offers next to an audio system that Altec Lansing audio output S / PDIF coaxial port Gigabit Ethernet wired network, a wireless network connection Wi-Fi 802.11g or 802.11n Wi-Fi, a webcam duo 0, 3 + Megapixel built-in microphone, a keyboard and a touchpad chiclet multipoint.
It also leaves the choice for data storage: hard drive 5400 revolutions per minute of 320, 500, 640 or 750 GB HDD 7200 rpm of 500 or 750 GB hard drive hybrid device at 7200 rpm 500 GB / 4 GB SSD
It further provides a memory card reader 5-in-1, three USB 2.0 and Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR management.
All in a format 32.8 x 23.2 x 2.54 to 2.85 inches, weighing less than 2 kilograms and powered by a 6 or 8-cell battery for up to 10 hours.
Asus U31SD ultraportable computer:
It’s the same machine, unlike a dual Intel graphics HD 3000 / nVidia GeForce GT 520M 1GB, with Optimus technology to switch as needed. Intel part for office / internet party nVIDIA for video and games.
Nothing has leaked so far as regards the distribution of these two ultra portable PCs in the market.