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Asus K42J Dark Brown 14" Notebook Computer - K42JC-C1

Abt Model: K42JCC1 | UPC Code: 884840689928
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Asus K42J Dark Brown 14" Notebook Computer, Model K42JCC1

Powered by the latest Intel™ Core™ processors
Equipped with the latest Intel® Core™ processors, the ASUS K42JC delivers the best mobile performance in its class, be it for work or play.

Graphics by NVIDIA
The ASUS K42JC comes with the NVIDIA® GeForce® 310M with 1GB DDR3 VRAM to deliver a mind-blowing visual performance.

NVIDIA Optimus technology can automatically switch between discrete and integrated modes depending on the prevailing usage, so it can help to smartly optimize the performance and the battery life.

A slim, stylish profile
With its slim and stylish profile, the ASUS K42JC is the everyday computing companion that you can conveniently take with you wherever you go.

Ergonomic keyboard design
The chiclet keyboard’s wide anti-dust keys will continue to remain comfortable even after extended periods of typing.

SmartLogon facial recognition access
A secure and convenient alternative to password logins, the ASUS K42JC’s SmartLogon facial recognition feature will learn how to recognize you in varying light conditions, even in instances when you are wearing headgear.

Intuitive Multi-touch touchpad
The ASUS K42JC’s multi-touch touchpad allows you to easily scroll through web pages and pinch-zoom in and out of images.

ASUS Power4Gear automatically adjusts fan speeds for quiet computing and prolonged battery life.

Palm Proof technology
Palm Proof technology-equipped touchpad distinguishes between the contact surfaces of the palm and fingers to prevent inadvertent cursor movements during typing.

Delivering an immersive multimedia experience
The ASUS K42JC delivers an immersive multimedia experience through its 16:9, 14-inch high definition LED panel and Altec Lansing® speakers with SRS Premium Sound™. Your ASUS K42JC can also connect to HDMI-compatible TVs, consoles and entertainment systems.

Sunken hinge design
Experience a more comfortable viewing angle with the ASUS K42JC’s sunken hinge design.


  • Experience enhanced multitasking and mobile computing capabilities with the new Intel® Core™ processors.
  • ASUS Power4Gear automatically adjusts fan speeds for quiet computing and prolonged battery life.
  • Palm Proof technology-equipped touchpad distinguishes between the contact surfaces of the palm and fingers to prevent inadvertent cursor movements during typing.
  • NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 310M graphics with NVIDIA® Optimus™ Technology


  • Processor & Cache Memory: Intel® Core™ i5 Processor 430M : GHz - 2.26 GHz, with Turbo Boost up to 3.06/2.93/2.53 GHz
  • Operating System: Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit
  • Chipset: Mobile Intel® HM55 Express Chipset 
  • Main Memory: 4GB DDR3 
  • Display: 14" HD (1366x768) LED backlight
  • Video Graphics & Memory: NVIDIA® GeForce® G 310M, 1GB DDR3 WITH OPTIMUS VRAM 
  • Hard Drive: 2.5" 9.5mm SATA, 500GB,7200rpm
  • Optical Drive: DVD Super Multi 
  • Card Reader: Support SD,MMC card reader
  • Video Camera:
    • VGA web camera (Fixed type)
    • 0.3 Mega Pixel web camera
  • Fax/Modem/LAN/WLAN: Integrated 802.11 b/g/n 
  • LED Status Indicator:
    • HDD
    • Power-on/Suspend
    • Battery Charging/full/low
    • Capital / Scroll / Number Lock
    • Wireless on status indicator
  • Interface:
    • 1 x Headphone-out & Audio-in Combo Jack1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor
    • 3 x USB 2.0 ports
    • 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
    • 1 x HDMI 
  • Hot Keys:
    • Fn+F1 Suspend switch
    • Fn+F2 WLAN switch
    • Fn+F3 Access to the E-mail
    • Fn+F4 Access to the Internet
    • Fn+F5 Brightness down
    • Fn+F6 Brightness up
    • Fn+F7 LCD on/off
    • Fn+F8 LCD/CRT switch display
    • Fn+F9 TouchPad Lock
    • Fn+F10 Volume on/mute
    • Fn+F11 Volume down
    • Fn+F12 Volume up
    • Fn+Space Power 4Gear 
    • Fn+C Splendid
    • Fn+V Camera capture 
    • Fn+↑: Stop
    • Fn+↓: Play/Pause
    • Fn+ ←:Skip to Previous Track
    • Fn+ →:Skip to Next Track
  • Audio:
    • Built-in speaker and microphone
    • Altec Lansing® co-brand speakers
    • SRS Premium Sound
  • KeyBoard:
    • ASUS 302mm keyboard integrated Numeric keypad 
    • 19mm full size key pitch
  • Battery Pack & Life:
    • 6 cells: 4400 mAh 48 Whrs
  • AC Adapter:
    • Output: 19 V DC, 4.74 A, 90W 
    • Input:100-240 V AC, 50/60 Hz universal
  • Dimension & Weight:
    • 34.9 x 23.8 x 3.65 cm (W x D x H)
    • 2.2 kg, (with 6 cell battery)
  • Supplied Accessories: Optical Mouse (optional)
  • Multimedia Software: ASUSDVD 6-in-1
  • Virus & Tool Software:
    • Trend Micro Internet Security 2009
    • Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.0
  • ASUS Utility:
    • Asus Power4Gear Hybrid
    • ASUS Net 4 switch
    • Asus Live Update
    • Asus Multi-Frame
    • ASUS Wireless Console 
    • Virtual Camera
    • ASUS Splendid
    • Asus Screen Saver
    • Fancy Start
  • Warranty & e-support:
    • 2-year limited global hardware warranty
      *different by country

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 2-year limited global hardware warranty
Key Features
Intel Core i5 Processor 430M 2.26 GHz With Turbo Boost Up To 3.06/2.93/2.53 GHz/ 4GB DDR3 RAM Memory/ 14 " 1366x768 LED Backlight Screen/ NVIDIA GeForce G 310M/ 1GB DDR3 Video Memory With OPTIMUS VRAM/ 2.5 " 500GB 7200rpm SATA Hard Drive/ Dark Brown Finish
More reasons to buy the ASUS K42JC-C1 from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The ASUS K42JC-C1 is Brand New.
  • The ASUS K42JC-C1 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
Operating PlatformPC
Display TypeHD LED Backlight
Screen Size (inches)14"
Processor BrandIntel
ProcessorCore i5-430M
Processor Speed2.26GHz
System Memory (RAM)4GB
Hard Drive Size500GB
Bluetooth EnabledNo
Built In Web CamYes
HDMI OutputYes
Operating SystemWindows 7 Home Premium
Optical Drive5.25" DVD Super Multi
Energy StarYes
Weight (pounds)7.9 lbs
Parts Warranty 2 Years Limited
Labor Warranty2 Years Limited
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