The powerful and versatile platform for business executives. ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook is powered by Intel Centrino® Processor Technology.ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook Features:Microsoft Windows Vista BusinessIntel Core 2 Duo P8400 2.26GHz ProcessorMobile Intel GM45 Express ChipsetEmbedded Intel® GM45 X4500HD 2GB DDR2 800MHz Memory250GB SATA 5400rpm Hard DriveDVD Super Multi15.4" WXGA (1366x768)HDMI, VGA1.3 Mega Pixel CameraSupports Docking StationBattery Life: Upto 2.0hrs Weight: from 2.7kgFree Carry CaseFree Optical Mouse(Online Purchases Only)Price $ 2,149.00 inc GST & Free Delivery
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In creating the ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook, ASUS has taken every consideration of the business executive’s varied computing needs for power, reliability and mobility. The result is the ultimate notebook computer for the business environment, packed with speed, intelligent features, and versatility, the ultimate competitive advantage for the business executive. In addition to the unique technologies and software features, the ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook offers the latest Express Gate that empowers users with 8 second boot-up* for access to a host of multimedia and online applications!
Built for Mobile EfficiencyIt is not merely a question of power – of which the ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook has plenty – but also one of usefulness. In this regard, business executives who find themselves working away from their desks will appreciate the reliability of the ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook. Based on the latest Intel Centrino®2 Processor Technology platform and ASUS exclusive Power4 Gear eXtreme power management, the ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook has an extended battery life in excess of 5 hours*. Moreover, the ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook also features a spill-resistant keyboard, so the notebook is protected from accidental liquid spills of up to 120cc of liquid. Productivity is guaranteed with the built-in keyboard LED light that allows computing in dimmed meeting rooms.
Express Gate for 8 seconds* Boot-Up and Instant OnlineThis additional built-in operating system takes users to a host of most commonly used features instantly, including web browser, instant messenger, Skype, photo manager, music player and online gaming. With this truly convenient, instant access to the Internet, users can now send a last-minute email before rushing off to work, browse the Web in between appointments and reach friends and family via instant messenger all in the blink of an eye. In addition, Express Gate has also effectively created two computers in one that it is now easier to share the computer. When under the Express Gate environment, Internet, music and photos can be shared without disturbing the files and setup in the Windows operating system reserved for personal use.
Power with Seamless Security
Information is the lifeblood of commerce and the importance of reliable security for a business executive cannot be overstated. Yet while keeping prying eyes out, a good, robust security system should also be seamless to operate for the authorized, intended user. Offering all the above benefits, the ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook is integrated with a biometric fingerprint scanner that offers greater security by reading fingerprints from the underlying live layer of skin tissue and TPM (Trusted Platform Module) for secure login and encryption. Together, these ensure that data and transactions through ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook are secure, yet remain efficient and easy to use.
Docking Station for Efficient Connectivity
The detachable docking station is an ideal solution for quick connection of peripherals, power and communication devices. Whether at home or in the office, it offers advanced practicality and time saved when leaving and returning to the desk.
Extensive ConnectivityThe built-in WLAN 802.11 a/g/n ensures wireless Internet access whenever reception is available. The ASUS B50A B50A-AP032E Notebook also provides Bluetooth 2.1 EDR – an enhanced data rate that transmits three times faster than the standard Bluetooth, for increased connectivity and synchronization between digital devices. In addition, a complete range of input / output ports that includes 4 USB ports, 1 x HDMI , 1 x E-SATA port, 1 x Docking Connector (hot swappable) and express card slots will provide you with dynamic data transfer and storage options.
Processor & Cache MemoryIntel Core 2 Duo Processor P8400: 2.26 GHz, 3MB On-Die L2 Cache, 1066 MHz
Operation SystemGenuine Microsoft Windows Vista Business
ChipsetMobile Intel GM45 Express Chipset + ICH9M
Main Memory4GB (2GB+2GB) DDRII 800MHz, Max
Display15.4" WXGA (1366*768) Colorshine LCDASUS Splendid Video Intelligence Technology
Video Graphics & MemoryEmbedded Intel® GM45 X4500HD
Hard Drive2.5" 9.5mm IDE HDD /w Ultra DMA 100 / S.M.A.R.T. supported SATA 250 GBSwappable hard-disk supports SATA
Optical DriveDVD-Super Multi Double Layer
Card ReaderMMC/SD/Mini-SD/XD/Memory Stick/MS Pro/MS-Duo/MS-Pro-Duo
Video Camera1.3 Mega Pixel web-cam
Fax/Modem/LAN/WLANIntegrated V.92 MDC Fax/Modem, with AC-Link Version. 2.1 Compliant.10/10/1000 EthernetIntegrated 802.11 a/g/nBuilt-in Bluetooth V2.0+EDR
LED Status IndicatorPower-on/SuspendBattery Charging/full/lowStorage device accessCapital / Scroll / Number LockE-mail in boxWireless indicatorTouchpad LockBluetooth
Interface1 x Express Card 1 x VGA port 1 x Headphone-out jack (SPDIF)1 x Microphone-in jack 1 x RJ11 Modem jack for phone line1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert4 x USB 2.0 ports, 1x IEEE 1394 port1 x TV-Out1 x E-SATA1 x HDMI 1 x Docking Port (hot swappable)
Hot KeysInstant launch Keys,6 buttons:Touchpad On/Off,Wireless Switch,Splendid, Power4Gear eXtreme,Keybard Lighting LED,Express Gate
Function Keys:Fn+F1 Suspend switchFn+F2 WLAN switchFn+F2 Bluetooth switchFn+F3 Access to the E-mailFn+F4 Access to the InternetFn+F5 Brightness downFn+F6 Brightness upFn+F7 LCD on/offFn+F8 LCD/CRT switch displayFn+F9 TouchPad LockFn+F10 Volume on/muteFn+F11 Volume downFn+F12 Volume upFn+Ins Numeric Key Pad on/offFn+Del Scroll Lock on/offFn+Space Power 4Gear Fn+C Splendid
AudioBuilt-in Azalia compliant audio chip, with 3D effect & full duplexBuilt-in speaker and microphone
KeyBoardSpill-proof Keyboard with 87/88 keysSpill-proof with Win Function Key
Battery Pack & Life8-cell, 5200mAh, 77Whr
AC AdapterOutput: 19 V DC, 3.42 A, 65W Input: 100 240V AC, 50/60Hz universal
Dimension & Weight36.5 x 27.3 x 3.82 cm (W x D x H)3.0 kg (with 8 cell battery)
SecurityBIOS Booting / HDD User Password Protection and security lockKensington lockTPMFinger Print
Virus & Tool SoftwareNorton™ Internet Security 2008 Adobe Acrobat Reader 8.0 NERO 8 Essentials
ASUS UtilityAsus Win flash for BIOS and Driver live Update ASUS CopyProtectASUS SmartLogonAsus Power4Gear eXtremeAsus Live UpdateAsus Multi-FrameAsus NB Probe +ASUS Life Frame 3ASUS Wireless Console 2 ASUS Security Protect Manager(ASPM)Asus Data Security Management(ADSM)Virtual CameraASUS Express Gate
Warranty & e-support2-year limited global hardware warranty*different by country1-year battery pack warrantyOn-line problem resolution through web interface (BIOS, Driver update)OS (Microsoft Windows Vista) install/uninstall consultationBundled software install/uninstall consultationASUS software supporting
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Price $ 2,149.00 inc GST & Free Delivery