My New Notebook Asus A42JV At RM2.8K


Guys, this is not an advertorial. During last PC Fair at KLCC, I bought my new toy. After the survey and comparison between my budget and specifications, I choose Asus A42JV with the intel centrino2 Intel® Core™ i5 Processor which is known as The Perfect Fit for Work and Play!

With RM2.8K, I receive a normal free stuff like key pack lock, screen cleaner and also 1year Original Anti Virus. Actually the price was RM2, 750.00 but I was upgrade the recovery software package from 1 year to 3year which is only cost me at RM50.

A slim, stylish profile
With its slim and stylish profile, the ASUS A42JV is the everyday computing companion that you can conveniently take with you wherever you go.

Powered by the latest Intel™ Core™ processors
Equipped with the latest Intel® Core™ processors, the ASUS A42JV delivers the best mobile performance in its class, be it for work or play.

Graphics by NVIDIA
The ASUS A42JV comes with the NVIDIA® GeForce® GT 335M graphics processor with 1GB DDR3 VRAM to deliver a mind-blowing visual performance.

Processor & Cache Memory: Intel® Core™ i5 Processor 540M/520M/430M : 2.53 GHz – 2.26 GHz, with Turbo Boost up to 3.06/2.93/2.53 GHz.

Operating System: Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium.
Chipset: Mobile Intel® HM55 Express Chipset.

Main Memory: DDR3 1066 MHz SDRAM, 2 x SODIMM socket for expansion up to 8GB SDRAM.

Display: 14″ HD (1366×768) LED backlit.

Video Graphics & Memory: NVIDIA® GeForce® GT335M, 1GB DDR3 VRAM.

Hard Drive: 2.5″ 9.5mm SATA 500GB,5400rpm;7200rpm.

Optical Drive: DVD Super Multi.

Card Reader: Support SD,MMC card reader.

Video Camera: VGA web camera (Fixed type).

Fax/Modem/LAN/WLAN: Integrated 802.11 b/g/n

LED Status Indicator: HDD activity, Power-on/Suspend, Battery Charging/full/low, Capital / Scroll / Number Lock & Wireless on status indicator.

Interface: 1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor, 3 x USB 2.0 ports, 1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert, 1 x HDMI, 1 x Headphone-out & Audio-in Combo jack.

Audio: Built-in speaker and microphone, Altec Lansing® speakers & SRS Premium Sound.
Keyboard: 302mm size.

Battery Pack & Life: 6 cells: 4400 mAh 48 Whrs.

AC Adapter: Output: 19 V DC, 4.74 A, 90W.

Input: 100-240 V AC, 50/60 Hz universal.

Dimension & Weight: 34.9 x 23.8 x 3.65 cm (W x D x H) & 2.2 kg (with 6 cell battery).
Supplied Accessories: Optical Mouse (optional).

Multimedia Software: ASUSDVD 6-in-1.

Virus & Tool Software: Adobe Acrobat Reader 9.0. & Trend Micro Internet Security 2009.

ASUS Utility: ASUS Net 4 switch, Asus Power4Gear Hybrid, Asus Live Update, Asus Multi-Frame, ASUS Wireless Console, Virtual Camera, ASUS Splendid, Asus Screen Saver & Fancy Start.

Warranty & e-support: 2-year limited global hardware warranty (different by country), 1-year battery pack warranty, On-line problem resolution through web interface (BIOS, Driver update)
OS (Microsoft Windows Vista) install/uninstall consultation, Bundled software install/uninstall consultation & ASUS software supporting.

Sunken hinge design
Experience a more comfortable viewing angle with the ASUS A42JV’s sunken hinge design.

SmartLogon facial recognition access
A secure and convenient alternative to password logins, the ASUS A42JV’s SmartLogon facial recognition feature will learn how to recognize you in varying light conditions, even in instances when you are wearing headgear.

Palm Proof technology
Palm Proof technology-equipped touchpad distinguishes between the contact surfaces of the palm and fingers to prevent inadvertent cursor movements during typing.

Ergonomic keyboard design
The chiclet keyboard’s wide anti-dust keys will continue to remain comfortable even after extended periods of typing.

Delivering an immersive multimedia experience
The ASUS A42JV delivers an immersive multimedia experience through its 16:9, 14-inch high definition LED panel and Altec Lansing® speakers with SRS Premium Sound™. Your ASUS A42JV can also connect to HDMI-compatible TVs, consoles and entertainment systems.

ASUS Power4Gear automatically adjusts fan speeds for quiet computing and prolonged battery life

Intuitive Multi-touch touchpad
The ASUS A42JV’s multi-touch touchpad allows you to easily scroll through web pages and pinch-zoom in and out of images.

15 Comments to My New Notebook Asus A42JV At RM2.8K
  • r-mean on 12 August 2010 at 11:05 pm Reply


  • firdaus on 12 August 2010 at 11:23 pm Reply

    Thank XD

  • Spectre on 13 August 2010 at 1:44 am Reply

    can play starcraft 2!

  • Baldwin on 13 August 2010 at 4:03 am Reply


  • Chloe on 13 August 2010 at 4:06 am Reply

    I also got Asus netbook,mine is 1k only the Acer Aspire One…what your brand?Asus A42JV?

  • HenRy LeE ® on 13 August 2010 at 4:14 am Reply

    lol… what's the connection between acer n asus? a good pick for work n gaming bro 🙂 that's my 2nd choice of machine after macbook pro 🙂

  • plkw on 13 August 2010 at 6:04 am Reply

    U pick the right choice. the price is unbeatable by others.

  • Tian Chad @ 永遇乐 on 13 August 2010 at 1:04 pm Reply

    Why I feel like this post don't have a closing/ending one? ;p

    Have fun with ur lappy!

  • firdaus on 13 August 2010 at 2:32 pm Reply

    @Spectre can can.. i install d.. but dunno how to play then I remove it.. i install street fighter 4 XD

    @Balwin haha thanks XD

    @Chloe yup XP

    @Henry… me too.. this is my 2nd choice after Mac.. but no $$ to buy mac T.T

    @Plwk XP XP XP

    @Tian chad haha what u mean? XD

  • shazwanie abu talib awecool on 27 December 2010 at 7:30 pm Reply

    i check out the internet..
    n the asus users oftenly says that the battery can hold 4 2 – 3 hours..
    but mine only half an hour.
    why r?

  • firdaus on 28 December 2010 at 1:33 am Reply

    Please try to set Power4Gear Battery Saving

  • shazwanie abu talib awecool on 28 December 2010 at 9:22 am Reply

    i click the fn+space 4 it.
    tp xdew pape change pn..
    kene install pape ker?

  • firdaus on 28 December 2010 at 2:26 pm Reply

    how about brightness? cuba make it as low as possible.

  • firdaus on 4 January 2011 at 11:15 am Reply

    i click the fn+space 4 it.
    tp xdew pape change pn..
    kene install pape ker?

  • firdaus on 4 January 2011 at 11:15 am Reply

    Thank XD

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