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Asus K42F Black 14" Notebook Computer - K42F-B1

Abt Model: K42FB1 | UPC Code: 884840685630
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Asus K42F Black 14" Notebook Computer, Model K42FB1

Mobile Computing Performance
Equipped with the latest Intel® Core™ processor family, the ASUS K42F delivers the best mobile multitasking performance in its class, be it for multimedia entertainment or productivity.

Equipped with Intel GMA HD graphics, the K42F provides stunning images and exciting multimedia enjoyment while on-the-move.

Stylishly Slim Profile and Smudge-proof Palm Rest
The ASUS K42F is designed to be your everyday computing companion, which is why it features a slim profile which allows you to carry it everywhere you go. The smudge-proof palm rest resists fingerprints, and helps the ASUS K42F retain its magnificent appearance all day, everyday

SmartLogon for convenient facial recognition access
SmartLogon allows you to log on via facial recognition. It even learns how to recognize you in varying amounts of brightness, or whether you are wearing any headgear. It provides you with convenient, key-less entry for instant enjoyment.

Ergonomic Typing Design
The Chiclet keyboard features wider key-caps for dust prevention and comfortable typing even after prolonged periods.

Intuitive Multi-touch Touchpad
A multitouch touchpad allows you to zoom in or out of pictures, or even scrolling up and down pages with minimal effort.

Power4Gear with self-adjusting fan speeds for quiet computing and saves battery at the same time
Power4Gear with a self-adjusting fan helps you conserve battery power and provides a quieter computing environment.

Palm Proof Technology for automatic palm detection for typing accuracy
Power4Gear with a self-adjusting fan helps you conserve battery power and provides a quieter computing environment.

A Compelling Multimedia Experience
A 14-inch high definition LED panel with a 16:9 aspect ratio display adorns the ASUS K42F, complemented by SRS Premium Sound™ via Altec Lansing® speakers for a compelling multimedia experience. With HDMI support, the expansion possibilities are limitless, connecting to HDMI-capable TVs, consoles and entertainment systems.

Sunken Hinge
The sunken hinge design provides a more comfortable viewing experience while on-the-move


  • Whole new Intel® Core™ processor family for enhanced multitasking and mobile computing performance
  • ASUS Power4Gear with automatically adjusts fan speeds for quieter computing
  • Palm Proof Technology disables the touchpad for uninterrupted typing and accuracy


  • Processor & Cache Memory: Intel® Core™ i3 Processor 350M : 2.26 GHz
  • Operating System: Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium 64
  • Chipset: Mobile Intel® HM55 Express Chipset 
  • Main Memory: 4GB DDR3-1066/PC3-8500  
  • Display: 14" HD (1366x768) LED backlight
  • Video Graphics & Memory: Embedded Intel® GMA HD
  • Hard Drive: 2.5" 9.5mm SATA, 500GB 5400rpm
  • Optical Drive: DVD Super Multi 
  • Card Reader: Support SD,MMC card reader
  • Video Camera: VGA web camera (Fixed type)
  • Fax/Modem/LAN/WLAN: Integrated 802.11 b/g/n 
  • LED Status Indicator:
    • Power-on/Suspend
    • Battery Charging/full/low
    • Storage device access
    • Capital Lock 
    • Wireless on status indicator 
  • Interface:
    • 1 x Headphone-out jack
    • 1 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+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 Azalia compliant audio chip, with 3D effect & full duplex
    • 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:
    • 48.84WHrs, 4400 mAh, 3S2P 6 cells battery pack
  • AC Adapter:
    • Output: 19 V DC, 3.42 A, 65W 
    • 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 FastBoost
    • ControlDeck
    • ASUS SmartLogon 
    • Asus Live Update
    • Asus Multi-Frame
    • ASUS Wireless Console 
    • Virtual Camera
    • ASUS Splendid
    • Asus Screen Saver
    • Fancy Start
    • eManual
    • AI Recovery
  • Warranty & e-support:
    • 2-year limited global hardware warranty
      *different by country
    • 1-year battery pack warranty
    • On-line problem resolution through web interface (BIOS, Driver update)
    • OS (Microsoft Windows Vista) install/uninstall consultation
    • Bundled software install/uninstall consultation
    • ASUS software supporting

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 2-year limited global hardware warranty
Key Features
Intel Core i3-350M 2.26 GHz/ 4GB DDR3-1066 PC3-8500/ 14 " High Definition LED Backlight Display/ 500GB 5400rpm SATA Hard Drive/ Embedded Intel GMA HD Video/ VGA Web Camera/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the ASUS K42F-B1 from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The ASUS K42F-B1 is Brand New.
  • The ASUS K42F-B1 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
Operating PlatformPC
Display TypeHD LED Backlight
Screen Size (inches)14"
Display Resolution1366x768
Processor BrandIntel
ProcessorCore i3-350M
Processor Speed2.26 GHz
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)7.6 lbs
Parts Warranty 2 Years Limited
Labor Warranty2 Years Limited
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