If you’re looking for a hybrid device that can work as a PC and a tablet, you might be interested in a latest device that comes from Asus.
Asus Transformer AiO P1801 comprises two devices, an Intel-powered desktop PC Station with Windows 8, and a 18.4-inch display that uses Tegra 3 for running Android 4.1. When the display is connected to the PC Station, Asus Transformer AiO P1801 works as a standard Windows 8 all-in-one PC with a touchscreen, but as soon as you detach the display, the display turns into a huge Android tablet so you can run Android apps or visit Google Play Store.
Even if your display is detached, using the Wireless Remote Desktop, you can easily control Windows 8 on the PC Station. In addition, there’s a Mode Key so you can easily switch between Windows 8 and Android Jelly Bean. As for the hardware, PC Station comes with 3rd gen Intel Core (i3-3220 or i5-3350-P or i7-3770) processor, 4GB of RAM (max 8GB) and NVIDIA’s GeForce GT730M graphics with 2GB of video memory.
Additional specs include up to 2TB hard drive, slot-in DVD SuperMulti burner, Bluetooth 4.0, dual-band WiFi 802.11n, USB 3.0 ports, 3-in-1 card reader, HDMI output and built-in 3Wx2 speakers. As for the display, it uses NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal memory.
Display uses IPS LCD panel, 1920×1080 Full HD resolution, LED backlight and it has 178-degree viewing angle. In addition, display has a support for Bluetooth 3.0 and WiFi, and it comes with a 1 Megapixel front-facing camera, microSD card slot and 3.5mm audio jack. In addition, there’s a foldable stand for your display as well.
Asus Transformer AiO P1801 sounds amazing, and it should be available in early second quarter of the current year with a starting price of $1299.