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Asus Bamboo U33jc (USB 3.0, 13.3" LED, Core i5, 500GB, 4GB DDR3, Optimus-Nvidia 310M 1GB, 10.5hr 8cell, Wireless N, Hdmi & 2yrs Warranty) £784.97 @ Simply Asus
Asus Bamboo U33jc (USB 3.0, 13.3" LED, Core i5, 500GB, 4GB DDR3, Optimus-Nvidia 310M 1GB, 10.5hr 8cell, Wireless N, Hdmi & 2yrs Warranty) £784.97 @ Simply Asus

Asus Bamboo U33jc (USB 3.0, 13.3" LED, Core i5, 500GB, 4GB DDR3, Optimus-Nvidia 310M 1GB, 10.5hr 8cell, Wireless N, Hdmi & 2yrs Warranty) £784.97 @ Simply Asus

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U33Jc
intel centrino2 Intel® Core™ i5 Processor
Inspired by Nature, Designed for Style

The beauty of design: Elegant smoky brown bamboo exterior exudes an organic quality reminiscent of designer furniture
The beauty of performance: Super Hybrid Engine boosts CPU performance by 11% and extends battery life to 10.5 hours
The beauty of sight and sound: LCD panel comes with a Zero Bright-Dot guarantee and Altec Lansing speakers deliver high fidelity audio


Processor Intel® Core™ i5 Dual Core (430M, 3MB Cache, 2.26 GHz)
Screen 13.3" (ASUS Color-Shine, 1366x768 HD, LED Backlit)
Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64-bit
RAM 4GB (DDR3 1066MHZ)
Hard Drive 500GB
Graphics Dedicated (NVIDIA® GeForce® 310M with 1GB DDR Dedicated Memory)
Wireless LAN Wireless (802.11b/g/n Wireless)
Network Card 10/100/1000 Gigabit Fast Ethernet
Integrated Webcam Integrated Webcam
Card Reader 5-in-1 card reader (SD//MS/MS-Pro/MMC/xD-Picture card™)
USB Ports 2x USB 2.0 ports, 1x USB 3.0 Port
Bluetooth Version 2.0
Speakers Intergrated Stereo Speakers
VGA Port 1 External VGA Port
Kensington Lock Kensington lock slot
Charge Time 2.5 Hours
HDMI 1 HDMI Port
Warranty ASUS 2 Year Global Hardware Warranty
Battery Life 9-10 Hours (up to 9.5 hours with power management)
Weight 1-2 Kg (This Model 1.75 Kg)

13 Comments

Not sure why people have voted cold, probably the idiotic technophobes again, but I can't find this sort of spec anywhere cheaper.

Original Poster

Kaje

Not sure why people have voted cold, probably the idiotic technophobes … Not sure why people have voted cold, probably the idiotic technophobes again, but I can't find this sort of spec anywhere cheaper.



I know its laughable, just waiting for the usual "Get a 17" beast from the Dell outlet" comments. 1GB Graphics with Optimus switching, Core-i5, USB 3.0, I cannot find this model cheaper anywhere so please cold voters, tell me where it's cheaper?

Adidas Addict

I know its laughable, just waiting for the usual "Get a 17" beast from … I know its laughable, just waiting for the usual "Get a 17" beast from the Dell outlet" comments. 1GB Graphics with Optimus switching, Core-i5, USB 3.0, I cannot find this model cheaper anywhere so please cold voters, tell me where it's cheaper?



Here, store.cbccomputers.com/pro…68V

Original Poster

ElGato

Here, http://store.cbccomputers.com/products.asp?partno=U33JC-RX068V



Good find, a quid's a quid after all

HOT! Great computer at a good price, also I prefer my Thinkpad X Series.

Adidas Addict

I know its laughable, just waiting for the usual "Get a 17" beast from … I know its laughable, just waiting for the usual "Get a 17" beast from the Dell outlet" comments. 1GB Graphics with Optimus switching, Core-i5, USB 3.0, I cannot find this model cheaper anywhere so please cold voters, tell me where it's cheaper?



Possibly here, lambda-tek.com/com…889

looks good apart from the fact it actually looks bad

Edited by: "brilly" 8th Aug 2010

Good specs for the money but not a big fan of the design

Just little things like the 'ON-OFF' 1980s style webcam switch and funny icons on the keyboard ruin the whole thing.

J400uk

Just little things like the 'ON-OFF' 1980s style webcam switch and funny … Just little things like the 'ON-OFF' 1980s style webcam switch and funny icons on the keyboard ruin the whole thing.



Definitely a personal-taste thing, but I like it. Looks like a wood-panelled atari 2600.

Does anybody know if they do a laptop of the same spec... but not in bamboo? It just looks kinda... icky.

Original Poster

lareneg

Does anybody know if they do a laptop of the same spec... but not in … Does anybody know if they do a laptop of the same spec... but not in bamboo? It just looks kinda... icky.



U35JC is the closest.

asuslaptop.co.uk/pro…80V
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