Asus has announced a new device at Computex 2014, the Asus Transformer Book V, which the company describes as the “first five-mode, three-in-one converged laptop”.
The device is basically a laptop, a tablet and a smartphone in one, the laptop and tablet part of the device are powered by Microsoft’s Windows, and the smartphone part of the device is powered by Android.
As a laptop, Transformer Book V includes a full QWERTY keyboard and touchpad, and runs both Windows 8.1 and Android 4.4 KitKat. A dedicated hardware button provides instant and seamless switching between the two operating systems. The laptop features a next-generation Intel® Core™ processor providing high performance for an efficient and productive user experience. The 12.5-inch HD IPS display has sharp graphics and rich, vibrant color, and touch support adds additional convenience and functionality when using Windows 8.1. Transformer Book V comes with ample storage of up to 1TB for apps, documents, media and more.
The device can also be used as a standalone Windows 8.1 tablet, which is powered by the smartphone, the smartphone can be undocked from the device and used separately as Android 4.4 Kit Kat smartphone.
The smartphone comes with a quad core Intel Atom processor, and it features a 5 inch display, it also comes with LTE and a 2,500 mAh battery.
You can find out more details about this Windows 8.1 and Android 4.4 Kit Kat Hybrid device over at Asus at the link below.