The X750JA-DB71 17.3" Notebook Computer from ASUS features a concentric circle pattern with a dark gray finish for a minimalist yet stylish design. The ASUA X750JA also has a 17.3" HD+ widescreen LED-backlit display with a 16:9 aspect ratio and a 1600 x 900 native resolution, powered by integrated Intel HD Graphics 4600.
The system is powered by a quad-core 4th-generation Haswell 2.4GHz Intel Core i7-4700HQ processor. It also has 8GB of DDR3 RAM, a 1TB 5400rpm hard drive, a SuperMulti DVD burner, a Secure Digital media card reader, 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 LAN jack, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, an integrated webcam and microphone. There are also built-in stereo speakers with SonicMaster technology.
Windows 8 (64-bit) is the installed operating system. Windows 8 replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles, which provide notifications in real-time. Windows 8 also focuses more on cloud storage as well as apps, which can be downloaded from the Windows Store. Windows 8 provides a unique user experience that differs from previous versions of Windows.
- Quad-Core Haswell Intel Core i7 Performance
- The ASUS X750JA houses a 4th generation Haswell Intel Core i7-4700HQ processor. Its quad cores have a stock speed of 2.4GHz. The processor can also be overclocked up to 3.4GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. With a dedicated 6MB L3 cache, 8GB of DDR3 RAM and Intel Hyper-Threading technology, you'll be able to game as well as multitask smoothly and efficiently
- 17.3" Glossy LED-Backlit Display
- The ASUS X750JA has a 17.3" LED-backlit HD widescreen display. LED backlighting provides lower power consumption and longer panel lifetime than their CCFL counterparts. The screen has a 16:9 aspect ratio and a glossy finish. The display has a 1600 x 900 native resolution so you'll be able to play 720p HD content natively without upscaling
- Stay Connected
- The ASUS X750JA has an integrated 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 LAN jack for a fast, wired Internet connection. When you want to go wireless, you can utilize the 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi connectivity of the ASUS X750JA
- USB 3.0
- USB 3.0 can reach data transfer speeds of up to 5Gbps, which is 10 times faster than USB 2.0. USB 3.0 is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0 so you'll still be able to use your older USB-compatible devices with the ASUS X750JA
- ASUS WebStorage
- The ASUS X750JA comes with 3 years of free 32GB cloud storage on ASUS' secured network. You'll be able to save and access all your documents, photos and music from any device
- The Redesigned Start Screen
- Windows 8 introduces a new Start screen, which has all the information you need in one place. The traditional Windows desktop screen has been replaced with a tablet style design featuring tiles. Tiles are customizable as well as update in real time. News, weather forecasts, sports, contacts, apps and more are available for you to use. It's all right there on the Start screen
- To the Cloud
- With Windows 8, when signed in using your Microsoft account, you'll have instant access to your personal Start screen, themes, language preferences, browsing history and browser favorites. You can also connect to services such as Microsoft Outlook, Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter and more
- Windows Store
- In the Windows Store, you can search for or browse thousands of apps. Choose from the featured apps or grab one of the most frequently downloaded apps to see what all the hype is all about. You can also see how other people rate apps. For certain apps, you can try it out before you buy it so you can make sure you absolutely want an app before you spend your hard-earned money on it