Asus' flagship dual-screen hybrid Ultrabook Taichi 31, which was launched in mid-April in the US, will finally hit Indian stores later this month.
Taichi 31 sports a 13.3-inch Full HD 1920x1080p resolution and runs on the Windows 8 Pro OS powered by Intel Core-i7-3517M processor integrated with Intel HD Graphics 400. It houses 4GB DDR3 1600MHz SDRAM and 256GB SATA III SSD.
Asus India during the media briefing held in Bangalore on 16 May has confirmed that the new Taichi 31 Ultrabook will hit Indian stores for a whopping price of ₹1,39,999.
When asked about the prospects of the highly expensive tablet cum notebook Taichi 31 in India, Mr. Unaez Quraishi Sales & Distribution Director System Business Group ASUS India, said that the Indian consumers will be spell bound by its amazing features and considering its high-end specifications, the Taichi 31 will be worth every penny.
The Taiwanese company also showcased several other devices which include Fonepad, Memopad, Google Nexus 7, and other high-end hybrid laptops to the media gathered there.
Peter Chang, Regional Head - South Asia, Country Manager - System, Business Group, ASUS India, Apratim Sharma, Country Product Manager - System Business Group, Asus India and Unaez Quraishi Sales & Distribution Director System Business Group ASUS India, also launched the first exclusive Asus store in Bengaluru.
Key specifications of Asus Taichi 31 include:
|Model||Asus Taichi 31|
|Display||Both the screens sport Dual LED-backlit TFT LCD 13.3-inch screen with Full HD 1920x1080 display resolution and 10-multi point touchscreen|
|OS||Windows 8 Pro OS|
|Processor||Intel Core-i7 processor (3517M Chipset)|
|GPU||Integrated Intel HD Graphics 4000|
|RAM||On board memory 4GB DDR3 1600MHz SDRAM|
|Storage capacity||256 SATA III SSD|
|Camera||5.0-megapixel HD Web camera with 1080p resolution and auto-focus|
|Battery||4-cell 3535 battery|
|Add-ons||Comes with Stylus, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n), Bluetooth v4.0, USB v3.0(2 ports), micro-HDMI(1),mini VGA port(1),Volume control on the lateral side, SD card slot.|
|Dimensions||339.0 x 228.0 x 174.0 mm|