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Asus Taichi21 2 Core Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.7GHz 4GB 128GB SSD 11.6" Laptop

2 Intel Core I5-3xxx 1.7GHz 4GB May 2013
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ASUS TAICHI is an incredible fusion of notebook and tablet for unparalleled mobile flexibility. Lid open, TAICHI is a powerful notebook with a crystal-clear Full HD screen, Intel Core processor... More
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ASUS TAICHI21 Full Review - XOTIC PC
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8 Reasons For

Asus Portable PCs Have Good Reviews

2 in 1 laptops built by Asus have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all portable PCs (not just 2 in 1 laptops) and found that Asus also has good reviews across its entire range.

64-Bit Processor Operating Mode

This laptop supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that are a comparable age to it.

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Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports

Most laptops of this spec and age have between one and two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports, including the Asus Taichi21 which has two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.

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Fairly Fast On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency

The slowest on-board graphics adapter base frequency of laptops of a comparable age and spec to the Taichi21 is 200MHz, the fastest is 650MHz, and the average on-board graphics adapter base frequency is 270MHz. The Taichi21 has a fairly fast on-board graphics adapter base frequency (350 megahertz) compared to most of the other portable PCs that are a similar age to the Taichi21.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The Asus Taichi21 has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's 98% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels.

This notebook PC's display resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is in fact the best display resolution amongst all 2 in 1 laptops that came out around the same time as the Taichi21.

A 1024 x 768 pixels display resolution is the worst display resolution amongst similar types of notebook PC.

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SSD Storage Medium

This portable PC has an SSD storage medium, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as it. Solid State Drives (SSD) store data in semiconductors on a circuit board rather than using magnetic or optical media. Solid State Drives have no moving parts which makes them very fast and reliable.

If the storage medium of this portable PC is not good enough for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo Yoga (SSD), or the HP Pavilion x360 (SSD).

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802.11n WiFi Standard

This notebook PC has an 802.11a|802.11b|802.11g|802.11n WiFi standard, which is typical of many 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Has a Touch Sensitive Screen

The Asus Taichi21 has a touch sensitive screen, as do most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been around for a comparable time to the Taichi21.

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4 Reasons Against

Only One PCI Express Lane (max)

The Asus Taichi21 is a one PCI Express lane (max) portable PC.

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Does Not Have a Front Camera

Most of the other portable PCs of this type and age have a front camera, however the Taichi21 does not have a front camera.

There are a number of other notebook PCs which also have a front camera that you might also want to consider including the Toshiba U920t, or the Lenovo Yoga which also has a higher rating.

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Does Not Have a Full-Size Keyboard

The Asus Taichi21 does not have a full-size keyboard. Most of the other notebook PCs of a similar type and age to the Taichi21 also do not have a full-size keyboard.

We compared all the other portable PCs which also have a full-size keyboard to this laptop and we think the Toshiba U920t is also worth considering.

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Quite Small Screen Size

The average screen size of comparable spec portable PCs that have been on the market for more than two years is 13", and the screen sizes range from 10" to 16". The Taichi21 has a quite small screen size (only 11.6 inches) compared to most of the other laptops that were released more than two years ago.

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5 Other reasons to consider the Asus Taichi21

Released Over Three Years Ago

This 2 in 1 laptop has been on the market for over three years.

Intel Core I5-3xxx Processor Family

The Taichi21 has an Intel Core i5-3xxx processor family which is better than the Intel Core i5 processor family found on most laptops that were released around the same time as it.

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Average Internal Memory

With an internal memory of 4 gigabytes, the Asus Taichi21 has a fairly average internal memory compared to most of the other portable PCs of a comparable type and age to the Taichi21.

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Average Processor Clock Speed

With a processor clock speed of 1.7 gigahertz, the Taichi21 has a fairly average processor clock speed compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that have been on the market for a comparable time to the Taichi21.

If you are looking for a faster processor clock speed then you might also want to consider the Lenovo A10 (1.8GHz) which is also higher rated.

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Average Total Storage Capacity

At 128 gigabytes, the Taichi21 has a fairly standard total storage capacity compared to most of the other 2 in 1 laptops that were released around the same time as the Taichi21.

If this laptop total storage capacity is too small for you then you might want to consider the Lenovo Helix (180GB).

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Specification

Features
Design
Form Factor
Device Type
Market Positioning
Housing Material
Colour
Product Type
Intel Segment Tagging
Docking Station
Docking Station Included
Docking Station Ethernet LAN Connection
Processor
Processor Core
Processor Family
Processor Clock Speed
Motherboard Chipset
Processor Socket
Processor Cache
Processor Cache
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Thread
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Processor Model
Co-Processor
Processor Lithography
PCI Express Lane (max)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Slot Version
Bus Type
Processor Codename
Processor Series
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Stepping
PCI Express Configuration
CPU Multiplier (bus/core Ratio)
Tjunction
Processor Cache Type
Processor
Memory
Internal Memory
Memory
Memory Clock Speed
Internal Memory
Internal Memory Size
Hard Drive
Hard Disk Drive Protection
Storage Medium
Storage
Total Storage Capacity
Storage Medium
Memory Card
Integrated Card Reader
Solid-State Drive Interface
Solid-State Drive Capacity
Installed SSD
Memory Card Slot
Flash Drive Interface
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Touch Screen
Touch Technology
Typical Contrast Ratio
Panel Type
Glossy Display
3D Compatible
Full HD
HD Type
Video
2D Graphics Accelerator
3D Graphics Accelerator
Direct 3D Graphic Adapter Support
Integrated Graphics Adapter TV Encoder
Graphic Adapter TV Out Flicker Reduction
Multiple Displays
Graphic Adapter Triangle Setup
Graphics
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Open GL Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
NVIDIA G-SYNC
CUDA
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
Display Supported by On-Board Grap
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
NVIDIA 3D Vision
NVIDIA GameWorks VR
Optical Drive
LghtScribe Feature
Optical Drive
Removable Optical Drive
LabelFlash
Audio
Built-In Subwoofer
Speaker
Direct 3D Sound System
Direct Sound System
Full Duplex Audio System
Camera
Second Camera
Auto Focus
Swivel Webcam
Rear Camera
Built-In Camera
Front Camera
Front Camera Signal Format
Networking
Built-In Wi-Fi Switch
4G WiMAX
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Networking Standard
4G LTE
4G
Data Network
4G Standard
UMTS Ready
Wireless Wide Area Network (WWAN)
3G Standard
2G Standard
Bluetooth Version
Ethernet LAN Connection
WiFi Standard
3G Network Access Module
SIM Card
Ports & Interfaces
Line-In Port
Modem (RJ-11) Port
TV Out Port
Mini HDMI Port
Mini DisplayPort/Thunderbolt Combo Port
USB Sleep-and-Charge
SmartCard Slot
CardBus PCMCIA Slot
ExpressCard Slot
S/PDIF Out Port
Microphone in Port
DVI Port
S-Video Port
Port Replicator
LAN/VGA Combo Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Performance
Integrated TV Tuner
Orientation Sensor
Ambient Light Sensor
GPS Function
Proximity Sensor
Accelerometer
Gyroscope
Electronic Compass
Product Segment
Virtual Reality (VR)
Keyboard
Keyboard Euro Key
Full-Size Keyboard
Backlight
Spill Resistant Keyboard
Island-Style Keyboard
Backlit Keyboard
Built-In Touchpad
Numeric Keypad
Windows Key
Pointing Device
Operating System/software
Operating System
Processor Special Features
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Matrix Storage Technology
Intel Active Management Technology
Intel HD Audio Technology
Intel Active Management Technology Version
Intel RealSense Snapshot
Intel RealSense Technology
Intel RealSense 3D Camera
Intel HD Graphics
Intel Built-In Visuals Technology
Supported Instruction Set
Processor Code
Intel Secure Boot
Intel TSX-NI
Intel ME Firmware Version
Intel QuickPath Interconnect
Intel Secure Key Technology Version
OS Guard
Intel Wireless-AC Technology
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
CPU Configuration (max)
Universal Asynchronous Receiver/transmitter (UART)
Processor Package Size
Intel Software Guard Extensions (Intel SGX)
Graphics & IMC Lithography
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Pro Wireless Display (Intel® Pro WiDi) Technology
Intel Iris Pro Graphics
Thunderbolt 3 Technology
Thermal Solution Specification
Scalability
True Key™
Intel® Smart Sound Technology
Processor ARK ID
Battery
Battery Capacity
Battery
Hot-Swap Battery
Power
Power Management
External Power Adapter
Power Auto-Sensing
AC Adapter Output Voltage
AC Adapter Input Voltage
AC Adapter Frequency
AC Adapter Power
Security
HDD Recovery
BIOS Password
Face Recognition
Password Protection
Password Protection
Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
Fingerprint Reader
Cable Lock Slot
Cable Lock Slot
Special Features
Wireless Display Connectivity
Weight & Dimensions
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Data
Warranty Card
Mouse Included
Bag Included
Handheld Remote Control
Cable Included
AC Adapter Included
Interface Adapters Included
Toshiba Reliability Guarantee
Stylus Pen
Power Cord Included
Manual
Quick Start Guide
Operational Conditions
Certificates
WiFi Certification
RoHS Compliance
EPEAT Compliance
Energy Star Certified
Technical Details
Touchpad
USB Speed
Instant On
Volume Dial
BD Interface Type
Playback Disc
Display
Built-In Optical Drive
Other Features
Keyboard Illumination
Toshiba EasyGuard
BIOS VESA
64-Bit Computing Architecture
Worldwide AC Compatibility
NVIDIA Optimus Technology
Simultaneous External Display
Motion Compensation
Display
Supplied Keyboard
BIOS DDC
BIOS Plug and Play
USB Version
Hot-Swap
Multi-Touch
HDMI Port
Internal Modem
Floppy Drive Installed
External Display
Chassis
Indication Light
Plug and Play
TV in Port
Wake-On-Ring Ready
Infrared Data Port
HD-Ready
Wake-On-LAN Ready Feature
Assisted GPS (A-GPS)
HDD User Password
Integrated Graphics Adapter (UMA/GMA)
Thunderbolt Technology
Volume Control
Noise-Canceling
AV Output
Battery Included
Pouch

Brochures and Manuals

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers taichi21mx1, taichi21dh51, taichi21mx1h, taichi21mtx1, taichi21cw003, taichi21mtx1t, taichi21dh51c, taichi21mtx1tp, taichi21dh51cb, taichi21cw003h
Barcodes 00886227350438, 00886227477418, 04716659358350
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