(For the U2442 with multi-touch control through Windows 8, please check out the U2442T - http://www.dynamism.com/top-notebooks/u2442t.shtml.)
The 14” Gigabyte U2442 is impressively designed with a sleek form factor that is just 1.59kg and only 18.5mm~21mm thick! The U2442 is powered by an intelligent and efficient 3rd Generation Intel Core Processor and a NVIDIA GeForce GT650M 2GB GPU, and can be equipped with a high-speed 128GB mSATA SSD (or optional 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD) into its super slim body. The U2442 provides an awesome audio and multimedia experience with a fantastic 1600X900 LED backlight display and THX TruStudio Pro audio technology. The notebook also features Intel Rapid Start Technology that gets the U2442 up and running in just 2 seconds from sleep mode. Despite the thin and light design, the U2442 is packed with many other fantastic features, including a backlight keyboard, next generation 2T2R WiFi, USB 3.0, Bluetooth 3.0 and much more!
Genuine Windows OS
Hairline-Brushed Aluminum Champagne Gold Cover
Attention to every detail was made when designing the U2442. The notebook has an exquisitely designed champagne gold cover that comes with a premium hairline aluminum brushed finish.
Elegant Shuttle Streamline Design
Inspired by a textile shuttle, the streamline flows around the machine with slender curves to form elegant design, which perfectly balanced the agile and smooth movements. With an angular, slender build, the notebook exudes incredible style and craftsmanship.
Sleek and Lightweight Design
The U2442 accomplishes an awesome engineering feat by packing a high-performance processor and GPU into a sleek and lightweight chassis that is only 1.59kg and just 18.5mm~21mm thick! The stunning design is truly ultimate craftsmanship at its best.
Backlight Keyboard with Auto Adjustment
The U2442 boasts an automatic light sensing backlit keyboard. This excellent feature adjusts the light to external conditions and allows you to get work done even under low light conditions
Responsive Textured Touchpad
The notebook has a visually appealing touchpad with textured dots that enhance the sensitivity, responsiveness and accuracy without compromising design and functionality..
Intelligent 3rd Generation Intel Core Processors
The U2442 is powered by a powerful 3rd Generation Intel Core Processors that supports Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. The processor delivers tremendous performance that flies through even demanding tasks with ease. There is also Intel Rapid Start technology, which enables the computer to return to full operational mode from sleep within seconds. Intel® Identity Protection Technology also come onboard and enhance data security in a smarter way.
Amazing Visual Experience with NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M 2GB
The U2442 comes equipped with a NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M 2GB that crushes the limitations of Ultrabook graphic performance. The GPU provides a superb experience that is great for multimedia and gaming and the 3D Mark 06 score beyond 11000. The results show that the U2442 delivers best in class performance.
Ultra Responsive mSATA 128GB SSD
The built-in mSATA 128GB Solid State Drive (or optional 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD) delivers enhanced performance for the boot speed, saving process and responds quickly to commands with its super fast write performance!
Unique Dual Air Vent Design Provides Cooling and Stability
The U2442 has a dual air vent design (one for CPU and one for GPU) that efficiently eliminates heat and keeps noise to a minimum. Despite the powerful features and thin form factor, the unique venting system is able to effectively keep the notebook from overheating.
Quick Startups with Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology allows the U2442 to resume in 2 seconds from instant on and in just 7 seconds from sleep mode. With Intel® Rapid Start Technology, you can resume to the previous session exactly as it was and applications will be in the same state with no data loss.
2X Faster Internet with 2T2R Wi-Fi
The U2442 has a new 2T2R Wi-Fi wireless chipset which delivers data transfers up to 2 times faster with a transmission date rate up to 300Mbps. This makes it incredibly fast and easy to download large files with a full range of applications.
Intel Integrated USB 3.0 for 10X Faster Data Transfers
USB 3.0 provides fast data transfer speeds up to 10 times faster. This not only saves you time and helps keep data synced, but gets you back to doing important things quicker than ever.Also, the intergrated Intel USB 3.0 interface makes the whole process more stable and smooth.
Enjoy 3D/Full HD Entertainment on External Displays with HDMI 1.4
HDMI lets you turn the U2442 into a home entertainment center by connecting to an external display. Now you can play the latest multimedia and enjoy it in stunning full HD quality on a large external screen. It also supports several stereoscopic 3D formats as a standard output and can be used for 3D enjoyment.
Energy Efficient Bluetooth 3.0 Technology
Bluetooth 3.0 is more energy efficient and stays in hibernation mode while idle without draining much power. It will then activate itself when transferring files. Sharing content between friends has never been easier.
Incredible HD+ 1600X900 LED Backlight Display
The U2442 has a high-resolution 1600X900 LED backlight screen that delivers bright and vibrant colors, smooth and stable images, and true to life detail. With the crisp display, you can enjoy a high-quality visual experience.
Tremendous Sound Quality with THX TruStudio Pro Technology
THX TruStudio Pro groundbreaking audio technology comes equipped on the U2442 and is designed to provide outstanding performance by effectively eliminating sound distortion, enhancing volume and reinforcing even the smallest details of the sound. The result is an incredible audio quality that lets you hear every moment of the action as it was intended.
Intel Wi-Di Technology Support
U2442 supports Intel WiDi wireless display box (purchased separately), you can display the image from U2442 onto a TV screen or projector, making home entertainment and presentations even easier to share.
When purchased from Dynamism, the Gigabyte U2442 includes unlimited Dynamism toll-free tech phone and email support, and 2 year global manufacturer warranty.