Asus's line of Transformer
devices has shown the world what Android can do in a PC that doubles as a touchscreen tablet. But for those who want a full PC operating system in their laptop/tablet hybrids, Asus is now showing off a forthcoming line of Windows 8 Transformers with Intel's Core i7 Ivy Bridge processors, NVIDIA graphics, 4GB of RAM, SSD storage, and a detachable touchscreen.
Announced today at Computex in Taiwan, the Asus Transformer Book will come in 11.6, 13, and 14-inch screens with a resolution of 1920x1080, and a range of Core i3, Core i5, and Core i7 processors, according to ExtremeTech
. Asus showed off some prototype hardware, Engadget notes
, but details such as the exact NVIDIA graphics card to be used, as well as pricing and availability, are yet to be revealed.
The release preview of Windows 8 was unveiled by Microsoft last week
, with a final version expected around October. Besides Asus, Acer
are unveiling Windows 8 tablets this week.