Looking for thin and light with minimalist design-sporting laptops that are also powered by the latest Intel Core processors and NVIDIA graphics? Well, Asus wants you covered with their latest K Series of laptops they just recently launched in the local market. Asus Philippines officially launched the K401 featuring a 14-inch display and another called K501 with 15-inch display and both boasting LED-backlit Full HD resolutions.
These Asus laptops sport brushed-aluminum finish which makes them look more premium, both are powered by up to the latest Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M discrete graphics for smooth performance in everyday computing, video playback and gaming. Additionally, they also feature several innovative Asus-exclusive technologies for improved user ergonomics and experiences.
The K501 can produce up to 94% sRGB color gamut for accurate, life-like colors when handling design tasks, watching movies, playing your favorite visually stunning video games and even just viewing photos. The K Series laptops can also be optioned with a 128GB or 256GB SSD for faster data access and application loading times.
Asus K401 and K501 have this IceCool technology which uses a unique internal component layout that addresses palm-rest heating issues. With this, it keeps palm-rest surface temperatures between 28 and 35 degrees Celsius. The 15-inch model K501 features an exclusive dual cooling system design, an intelligent thermal solution that is both efficient and silent to ensure users enjoy a very comfortable computing environment.
Model and Pricing:
Asus K401 with i5 version and GTX 940M = Php34,995
Asus K501 with i5 version and GTX 940M = Php37,995
Asus K501 with i7 version and GTX 950M = Php47,995
These brand new laptops can now be purchased at any Asus resellers stores nationwide.
Asus K401 / K501 specs:
- 14-inch LED-Backlit Full HD Display (K401)
- 15-inch LED-Backlit Full HD Display (K501)
- 1920 x 1080 resolution
- Intel Core i5-5200U
- Intel Core i7-5500U
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 940M GDDR3 2GB
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M GDDR3 4GB
- 4GB DDR3 (expandable up to 12GB)
- 500GB 5400RPM (K401)
- 1TB 5400RPM (K501)
- 16GB / 24GB SSD Cache
- Optional 128GB / 256GB Solid-State Drive
- VGA Camera
- Windows 8.1 OS
- WiFi 802.11 b/g/n
- WiFi 802.11ac
- WiFi 802.11 a/g/n
- Bluetooth 4.0
- Two USB 3.0
- Two USB 2.0
- MicroSD card reader
- 343 x 241 x 20.9mm, 1.65kg (K401)
- 382 x 255 x 21.7mm, 2.0kg (K501)
- 48W Li-polymer battery