Asus Transformer Book T100HA 2-in-1 was launched in India today. Initially showcased at the Computex 2015, the Transformer Book from Asus running Windows 10 out of the box has made a debut in the country at a price of Rs 23,990.
The latest Transformer Book from Asus utilizes the all new Intel Atom X5 Cherry Trail Processor. Apparently this is the same chip that made its way onto the hood of the Xiaomi Mi Pad 2, namely Intel x5-Z8500. It has four cores running at 2.24 GHz along with a Cache memory of 2MB. This is clubbed with 2GB RAM and 64GB of on board storage.
Upfront the 2-in-1 from the Taiwanese OEM comes with a 10.1 inch WXGA (1280x800p) LED display. It worth noting that the display isn't Anti-Glare and features a peak brightness of 350nits. The tablet also has a dual camera setup including a 5MP rear and 2MP front facing selfie snapper.
Connectivity wise the Asus Transformer Book is packed with features. It features the latest USB Type C port, SDXC Card reader, USB 2.0 and even a microUSB port. Besides that there is Wi-Fi 802.11 ab/g/n and Bluetooth 4.0. The microUSB port add a new dimension to the 2-in-1, as it can now be fast charged using power banks. This is in fact a major drawback of laptops of present date.
Asus claims that the Transformer Book can deliver 14 hours of battery life. Besides that is has fast charging capabilities which means that you can charge your device from 0 to 80% in just 2 hours. As a matter of fact with just two hours of use, the device can run upto 9.5 hours.
As expected, the Asus Transformer Book comes with a dockable keyboard and a trackpad. According to the company their latest Transformer Book makes use of four neodymium magnets to ensure the tablet and the keyboard connects with ease. Besides the self-aligning magnetic hinge design allows for lightning fast transformation and ensures a strong connection when docked.
The Asus Transformer Book T100HA runs on Windows 10 out of the box and will available in Tin Grey and Aqua Blue colours at a price of Rs 23,990.