The new K52F is the perfect fit for work and play. Powered by Intel's new Core i3-350M processor and 4GB of DDR3 memory, the K52F is ideal for your versatile computing needs. The K52F was not only designed to be powerful, but it was also designed to be comfortable. The K52F has a sunken hinge design which allows for more comfortable viewing angles. It also has smudge proof palm rests and a concaved chiclet keyboard which allow for a more comfortable typing experience. Lastly, the K52F comes with ASUS' new Palm Proof Technology which intelligently differentiates between the touch of a finger and the touch of a palm on the mouse pad, preventing accidental movement of the mouse cursor. The notebook comes with the ASUS 360 service program that includes a 2 year global warranty, one month zero bright dot guaranty, free two-way standard shipping, twenty-four hour tech support seven days a week, and a one year accidental damage warranty, protecting the notebook from drops, fire, spills and surge.
The New Jack-of-all-trades
Whether you are shopping for your 1st notebook or the 10th one, you will appreciate the added convenient features on the 15.6-inch K52F-A1 all-around performer by ASUS. This versatile notebook has been engineered with a scratch-resistant Infusion design that’s slim and light so it stays looking new day after day. Even with its compact style, the K52F-A1 now gives you more battery life than ever before with the ASUS exclusive intelligent ASUS Power4 Gear utility and delivers a whole new level of multitasking performance powered by the Intel Core i3 processor. Its brilliant 15.6-inch HD widescreen, supplemented with HDMI connectivity, lets you indulge yourself with crystal clear visuals and HD cinema. Plus, you get on-the-go comfort with a multi-touch trackpad and a full-size chiclet keyboard with numeric keypad for easy input.
With the 64-bit version of the Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium operating system pre-installed, you'll be able to easily share all of your favorite photos, videos, and music.
And now you can experience ASUS' FastBoot Technology; the unique performance boost for Windows 7 made possible by ASUS's close partnership with Microsoft. With exclusive ASUS FastBoot Technology, this Windows 7-enabled ASUS notebook starts up in a staggering 30 seconds.
The K52F-A1 also boasts a smudge-resistant palm rest with ASUS Palm-proof technology, 4GB DDR3 system RAM, built-in webcam and digital microphone, a spacious 320GB hard drive, high-speed wireless N connectivity, and a host of other convenient features that all add up to an incredible value for an enhanced user experience.
- Vivid 15.6-inch HD LED-backlit Color-Shine widescreen for an immersive cinematic experience (Learn more)
- New Intel Core i3-350M processor with ASUS Power4 Gear Utility for smart multitasking performance(Learn more)
- High-speed wireless N networking (802.11 b/g/n @ 2.4GHz)
- 320GB hard drive for fast, convenient storage and access to all your documents, music, videos, and photos
- 4GB of advanced DDR3 RAM brings increased performance at lower power outputs
- ASUS Infusion Technology for eye-catching style and scratch-resistant protection (Learn more)
- Spacious palm rest with ASUS Palm-proof technology so the trackpad intelligently distinguishes between your palm and finger for a worry-free typing experience (Learn more)
- Chiclet keyboard with numeric keypad for increased typing precision (Learn more)
- Multi-touch trackpad lets you intuitively navigate through web pages, documents, and pictures (Learn more)
- Altec Lansing speakers enhanced with SRS Premium Sound produce crisp, clear audio reproduction (Learn more)
- HDMI high-definition audio/video output allows a single cable to transmit uncompressed high-definition video to your digital TV or LCD
- 64-bit Windows 7 Home Premium for a faster and more reliable operating system
- Energy Star 4.0 certified
- 2 year global warranty and 1 year Accidental Damage Warranty
| ||The K52F-A1 has an array of built-in features that optimize it for ease of use. With a chiclet keyboard and numeric keypad with multi-touch trackpad you can effortlessly type documents and navigate through your mobile world. |
The K52F-A1 also features a spacious palm rest with ASUS Palm-Proof Technology so the trackpad intelligently distinguishes between your palm and fingers for a more accurate and worry-free typing experience.
With the K52F-A1, you get the award winning chiclet style keyboard. With its uniquely-spaced layout, it effectively prevents dust and crumb buildup, so the keyboard stays clean and sleek looking.
There’s more to the chiclet keyboard than just its good looks. The chiclet keyboard has optimized spacing between keys to help increase accuracy when typing.
| ||Compact and lightweight, the K52F-A1 boasts a new streamlined design featuring ASUS Infusion Technology that gives this 2nd generation K series notebook a scratch-resistant coating and eye-catching style. Opening this mobile wonder, you will immediately notice its elegant yet subtle patterned design keyboard surround and smudge-resistant coating that keep the K52F-A1 looking new. |
With its sunken-hinge chassis, the K52F-A1 enables wider and more ergonomic viewing angles that help you set up your display to your preference so you can enjoy HD entertainment with the clarity and comfort you deserve.
Plus, the ASUS Power4 Gear utility controls fan noise level so you can enjoy virtual silence when you’re watching movies, or in noise-sensitive environments like the office or library.
| ||The K52F-A1 is one of the first notebooks to feature the new Intel Core i3 processor, which, when coupled with ASUS Power4 Gear technology, gives you exclusive control and performance that no one else can offer. With ASUS Power4 Gear, you can push the hot key for “High Performance Mode” –immediately setting up your processor for top performance –or enable a host of other power profiles that enhance it for the task at hand. |
The Intel Core i3 processor features Intel Hyper-Threading Technology for smart multitasking performance and Intel Graphics technology for an excellent HD video experience. Intel Hyper-Threading Technology enables each processor core to run two tasks at once. As a result, with a total of 2 cores, you get up to 4-way processing that delivers incredibly efficient power for faster response times and less waiting. Smart performance starts here with ASUS and Intel.
| ||Sit back and relax with the K52F-A1’s multimedia features that bring immersive HD entertainment wherever you go. |
Enjoy a brighter standard of HD cinematic viewing with the next-generation, super thin, super light 15.6-inch LED-backlit HD Color-Shine Widescreen LCD with 16:9 aspect ratio.
With HDMI connectivity, you can turn this versatile notebook into your personal media center by streaming High Definition 1080p video and audio to your HDTV and enjoy .
Equipped with Altec Lansing speakers with enhanced SRS premium sound, you’re ensured a cinematic experience on the go.
Connectivity, Communication, and Storage On The Move
| ||Connect to your friends and family wherever you may be with an integrated webcam, digital microphone, and built-in 802.11n wireless internet connectivity that enable ‘real-time’ video conferencing and Internet browsing. |
With the fast and convenient 320GB at 5,400rpm hard disk drive storage, you can quickly store and access your documents, music, videos, and photos on the K52F with ease.
The multimedia friendly K52F is your ideal tool to enrich your digital life.
| ||Recently rated as #1 in consumer reliability for Windows-based PCs by both SquareTrade and PCMag.com,1 you get the peace of mind you deserve every time you start your K52F. ASUS worked with Microsoft to develop time-saving features like FastBoot technology –reducing the time needed for startup and shutdown –and LocalMe –a GPS-like application. Plus, you can enjoy unplugged gaming longer thanks to Windows 7’s enhanced power management. |
Windows 7 Home Premium makes it easy to create a home network and share all of your favorite photos, videos, and music. And you can watch, pause, rewind, and record TV.† Get the best entertainment experience with Windows 7 Home Premium.
Experience FastBoot by ASUS, the unique performance boost for Windows 7 made possible by ASUS’s close partnership with Microsoft. With ASUS exclusive FastBoot technology, Windows 7 64-bit-enabled ASUS notebooks start up in a staggering 30 seconds. That is 40% faster than 32-bit operating systems.
| ||Included is one of the industry’s most complete customer care packages which offers a level of coverage that adds to the price of competing products:2 |
2 Year Global Warranty
30-Day Flawless Display Guarantee: If you discover one defective bright dot within 30 days of purchase, ASUS will replace the panel at no cost.
Two way free standard shipping
24/7 tech support
| ||You have extra protection when accidents happen to your ASUS notebook purchased in the US or Canada. ASUS will fix or replace your notebook for you at no charge during the first year after purchase in the event of damage from accidental spills, drops, electrical surges, or fire.3 |
Warranty covering accidental drops, spills, power surges, and fire damage
Target 3 business day turnaround time for repair / replacement; not including receiving and shipping time
One-way shipping (from ASUS to the user) at no additional cost
24 hour toll-free phone support
One incident covered per notebook
What's in the Box
The entire ASUS K52F-A1 package contains a warranty information card, notebook, and 6-cell battery pack K52F-A1 AC Adapter 6-cell Battery Pack Warranty Information Card
Specifications Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) Display: 15.6-inch HD LED-backlit Color-Shine Widescreen (1366 x 768) CPU: Intel Core i3-350M processor (2.26Ghz) Video: Intel GMA HD Wireless: 802.11 b/g/n (@ 2.4GHz) LAN:10/100/1000 Mbps Ethernet Memory: 4GB DDR3, 2 x SODIMM Sockets Storage: 320GB 5,400RPM hard drive Optical Disc Drive: DVD Super Multi Double Layer Drive Camera: 0.3 Megapixel Speakers: Altec Lansing speakers Microphone: Digital Microphone Card Reader: : MMC, SD/SDHC, MS, MS Pro Input/Output: 1 x Mic-in, 1 x Headphone-out, 1 x VGA port/Mini D-Sub 15-pin for external monitor, 3 x USB 2.0 ports, 1 x HDMI Battery Pack: 6 Cell Dimensions: 15.2 x 10.2 x 1.4 –inches (W x D x H) Weight: 5.8 pounds (with 6-cell battery) Color: Brown
† Internet access required. Free TV content varies by geography. Some content may require additional fees. 1
Rated number 1 Windows-based PC maker in PCMag.com’s Service & Reliability Report 2009. Rate number 1 PC brand according to SquareTrade, the leading direct-to-consumer warranty company (for more information visit http://www.squaretrade.com/pages/laptop-reliability-1109/ ). 2
For notebooks purchased on or after Sept. 10, 2007. The ASUS 360 Notebook Service Program and Accidental Damage Warranty covers “ASUS” brand notebooks only, and does NOT extend to: “Built on ASUS,” “ASMobile,” “Powered by ASUS,” the Eee PC, or some other models. These retailers are currently among the companies that do NOT participate in the ASUS 360 Notebook Service Program and Accidental Damage Warranty: Best Buy, MicroCenter, and The Source by CircuitCity in Canada. Limit of one claim per notebook for Accidental Damage Warranty. ASUS reserves the right to discontinue this program and to modify the terms and conditions thereof at any time. ASUS Accidental Damage Warranty Program starts from the date of your ASUS notebook purchase, when all the requirements are met. 3
One incident covered per notebook.
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