u6 Asus launches 3 new notebooks F8P, U3S & U6S

ASUS once again brings innovative notebook designs to new levels with the latest U6 notebook series. Based on the latest Intel® Centrino® Duo Processor Technology, Windows Vista® operating system and a host of ASUS features, the 12” widescreen U6 series is the fabulous jewel to light up any computing experience with extra sparkle that will sure to captivate all eyes.

Object of Desire
The U6S’ mocha brown high-shine cover, Voile, made by a 13-step process shines with underlying shimmering fibers gets its name from the equally delicate luminous fabric. The elegant white U6E with piano painting finish stands out with equal flair. The leather bound palm rest adds a softness that personalizes with a tactile computing experience. The streamlined hinge bears hotkeys with exquisite detailing that are ergonomically placed for easy access and minimum distraction.
 
Ultra Slim Mobility with Wireless Communication
The U6 adopts a special LED backlight panel that is half the width of and 1/3 lighter than the traditional LCD panel. It operates with lowers power consumption and offers better luminance for a pleasant viewing experience. A built-in webcam allows instant high-resolution face to face communication without the hassle of external connections and messy wires. For hands free access, the exclusive ASUS SmartLogon software intelligently recognizes its rightful owner and grants access to the computer accordingly after a positive facial scan. Enjoy the convenience with a unique personal measure.
 
High-speed Internet Access Anywhere
The U6S is further incorporated with 3.5G High-Speed Downlink Packet Access (HSDPA) wireless broadband capability, which boosts current 3G download speeds by approximately 4 times, allowing users to connect to the Internet across cellular networks without the need to connect the computer to a mobile phone. Users will be able to wirelessly send and receive emails, surf the internet, download attachments and access corporate networks through a virtual private network.
 
Seamless Security
To give business travellers peace of mind, the U6 features safeguards that combine high-level security with ease of use. The fingerprint authentication allows for heavy duty security of data with the convenience of a finger swipe. The Trusted Platform Module (TPM) encrypts data, password retention and system log on for added data protection measures. In addition, ASUS CopyProtect prevents the unauthorized reproduction of data in the notebooks, ensuring information exclusivity.
 
U6S (U6S24MD25DBU) Specification
·          Intel® Centrino® Duo Processor Technology
-          Intel® Core™2 Duo Processor T7700 (2.4GHz, 800MHz, 4MB L2)
-          Intel® Next-Gen Wireless-N 4965ABGN network connection 802.11a/b/g/n
-          Intel® 965PM Express Chipset
·          Genuine Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Business
·          Nvidia GeForce 8400M G with up to 896MB Turbo Cache
·          12.1” WXGA (glare 1280 x 800) LED backlit panel
·          2GB DDR2 RAM and 250GB SATA 5400rpm HDD
·          TPM-Trusted Platform Module and DVD Super-Multi Double Layer Drive
·          Integrated Bluetooth™ 2.0 + Enhanced Data Rate
·          Built-in Web-Camera and Built-in 5-in-1 Card Reader
·          Weight: 1.55Kg with 3-cell battery
·          Accessories: 6-cell battery, notebook bag and Bluetooth mouse
·          Smallest notebook with HDMI port and dedicated graphics card
 
Availability: 2nd week of Dec 07 RSP: S$ 3,098 (GST Included)