Two modes are not enough, Asus has officially announced a new dual-OS tablet/laptop hybrid device, the Asus Transformer Book Duet. It is claims to be the first quad-mode device in the planet. New Transformer Book Duet is a 13.3-inch tablet with a detachable keyboard dock, which enables transform into a notebook. The device offers two operating systems – Windows 8.1 and Google Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. That’s also easily for switching between them, you have to press of a button.
The Asus Transformer Book Duet TD300 is a high-powered Windows notebook, which boasts an Intel Core i7 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 128GB solid state drive. It has a 13.3-inch IPS touchscreen display with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixel ( Core i3 model) or 1920 x 1080 pixel.
For additional storage, there is a microSD card slot (in tablet) and a 1TB hard drive (in keyboard dock). The connectivity of this dual-OS tablet/laptop hybrid is WiFi 802.11ac and Bluetooth 4.0. But the detachable keyboard dock provides an Ethernet jack, HDMI output, two USB 2.0 and one USB 3.0 ports.
Not pretty lightest or thinnest device, the Asus Transformer Book Duet Windows/Android tablet/laptop hybrid measures 13.5 x 8.5 x 0.5 inches (the keyboard dock is 13.4 x 8.6 x 0.6 inches) and weighs 4.2 pounds.
Asus Transformer Book Duet dual-OS hybrid will be available this spring and asking price of around $599 (Core i3 model), while Core i7 version is $699.
Source: Asus Website