Asus has launched the Transformer Book TX300, which offers a hybrid in the form of a tablet cum notebook. It is regarded to the world’s thinnest Windows 8 tablet and detachable notebook. The ASUS Transformer Book TX300 offers a premium design and bestows a full HD detachable display along-with the facilitation of great battery life. It has a gorgeous 1080p display and packs in a solid performance.
The product is just 4mm thin at its thinnest, and 11mm at it’s thickest. The dock measures12.9mm thick. The ASUS Transformer Book TX300 features a 13.3-inch full HD IPS touchscreen display (1920×1080 pixels resolution) that has a 178 degree viewing angle. The device is powered by an Intel i5-3337U processor and it runs on the Windows 8 OS. However it is a point to be noted that the chipset is not the latest Haswell fourth generation chipset, and is regarded to be the third generation Ivy Bridge version. The product utilises the onboard Intel graphics and comprises 4GB of RAM. Nevertheless it is heavy for 13-inch notebook.
The notable point is that there is separate storage provided for the notebook and the tablet. The notebook encompasses a 500GB hard drive and the tablet possesses a 128GB solid state drive (SSD). Furthermore, the users are entitiled to “ASUS WebStorage” cloud storage.
The product has an 5 mega pixel rear camera which assists the progress in recording high definition videos (720p) and the front facing camera can also record HD videos. The Transformer Book TX300 also has a backlit keyboard and gesture touchpad, along-with the manifestation of two USB 3.0 ports and a built-in battery of its own. Additionally there is a mini display port which helps in connecting to an HDTV for big-screen viewing.
Thus this is a unique facilitation on the system. Some other features of UltraBook are that it constitutes Bang & Olufson speakers that are powered by Asus’s Sonic master technology. If you look at the connectivity features, the device has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, a microSD card slot and a microUSB port.
ASUS’ Transformer Book TX300 is a powerful tablet and solid notebook having all the outstanding specifications. The fascinating display, its classy design is sexy and the comfortable keyboard packs in an excellent exhibition of the manifested product. Along with huge battery life and coupled with several other features this device marks its presence as one of the best Windows 8 laptop-tablet hybrids which are existent currently. However, the only stumbling block is the price tag associated to the device. This development will prove to be a downfall but incase you are looking out for a full-time laptop and part-time tablet, then this is the best bet available in the market.