Asus Transformer Book Trio launched in India for Rs 98,099

Earlier this year at Computex, Asus unveiled its Windows 8 and Android hybrid device called the Transformer Book Trio. Today, the Taiwanese company has launched it in India for Rs 98,099 and will be available across the country later this month.

To recap, the Transformer Book Trio is a hybrid device, which can either be used as a laptop running on Windows 8 or a detachable tablet running on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean. The dock can also be connected to an external monitor to use it as a Windows PC.

When using it as an Android tablet, you get an 11.6-inch full HD display powered by a 2GHz Intel Z2580 SoC and paired with 2GB or RAM. Additionally, it also features a 5-megapixel rear camera with autofocus and 1090p video recording, 720p HD front camera, up to 64GB of flash internal memory and a 19Wh battery.

When running on Windows 8, the 11.6-inch laptop/PC is powered by an Intel fourth generation Haswell CPU supplemented with 4GB of RAM. Other features at one’s disposal are a 720pHD front webcam, up to 1TB HDD and a 33Wh battery.

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