K401 ASUS Unveils K Series Notebook PCs

ASUS has announced their new K series notebook PCs designed to provide amazing multimedia performance and computing versatility. Equipped with Intel Core 2 Duo processor, 4GB DDR2 memory and 250GB SATA hard disk, the K series notebook PC will be available from mid May. 

K401 ASUS Unveils K Series Notebook PCs

[Singapore, 7 May 09] Designed to provide a no-frills computing experience to users while on the move, the ASUS K Series Domino Collection boasts the multimedia muscle to provide cinematic audio and visual enjoyment via a high definition LCD display, SRS® Premium Sound™ and Altec Lansing speakers.

Users can enjoy longer computing or entertainment for hours with the ASUS Super Hybrid Engine for unplugged freedom, while a clever ASUS IceCool design ensures the temperature at the palm rest area is kept to a minimum, even after long computing hours.

High Definition Multimedia Entertainment On-the-go
The ASUS K Series sports Altec Lansing® speakers with SRS® Premium Sound™ for high definition audio reproduction, as well as a high definition LCD panel of up to 14.0-inch with a 16:9 golden aspect ratio, high contrast rate and color saturation. It is further complemented by graphics solutions from NVIDIA® for a truly entertaining visual experience.

The K40IN is equipped with the NVIDIA® GeForce® G102M, with 512MB dedicated graphics memory to accelerate 1080p high definition video playback, photo and video editing, video transcoding, and casual gaming.

Enjoy Hours of Entertainment with Extended Battery Life
The ASUS K Series is equipped with the ASUS Super Hybrid Engine (SHE), which features the Power4 Gear Hybrid application for efficient energy conservation. Power4 Gear Hybrid facilitates the deployment and usage of power according to the users’ preferences in relation to the specific tasks that they need to perform.

Comfortable Computing Experience with ASUS IceCool Design
Designed to provide users with a comfortable mobile computing experience, the ASUS K Series features the IceCool design. Cleverly designed and positioned vents keep the palm rest cooler than the average human body temperature by 25%, delivering effective heat dissipation even after long hours of use.

Specifications

K40In (K40In20PYH25DPM)
• Intel Core2 Duo Processor T6400 (2.0GHz, FSB 800Hz, 2M L2)
• Genuine Windows Vista Home Premium
• Integrated 802.11b/g/n
• Nvidia GeForce G102M with 512MB VRAM
• 14.0” HD (1366×768) Colorshine & Crystalshine LCD; 16:9 aspect ratio
• 4GB DDR2 RAM – DDR2 800MHz
• 250GB SATA HDD
• DVD SuperMulti Double Layer Drive
• Built-in 1.3 Mega Pixels webcam and card reader

Price: SGD1,398 (GST Included)
Availability: Mid May 09 onwards