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Gigabyte U2442D Notebook

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Gigabyte - Gigabyte U2442 Series GIGABYTE U2442D Silver Notebook, Intel Mobile HM77 Express Chipset, Intel Core i5 Ivy Bridge Dual Core i5-3230M 2.6Ghz 3MB L3 Cache Processor, 8192MB DDR3-1333 SO-Dimm Memory (2x4096), Supports 16GB Max Mem,75*GB 54**rpm SATA Hard Drive, 128GB mSATA SSD Card, NO optical drive ( No CD), 14" WXGA HD+ (1600 x 900 resolution) Glossy Type LED Backlit Display, nVidia Geforce GT 730M with 2GB dedicated graphics, nVidia Optimus Technology, 802.11b/g/n Wireless Lan, 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN, Webcam, USB 3.0 ports, HDMI output, 1.7 kg, Microsoft Windows 8 Professional Edition 64bit, 2 Year Collect Repair and Return warranty, ©2014
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Gigabyte U2442D Series of Notebook Computers
  • Hairline-Brushed Aluminum Champagne Gold Cover
  • Elegant Shuttle Streamline Design
  • Intelligent 3rd Generation Intel Core SV processor
  • Amazing Visual Experience with NVIDIA GeForce GT 730M 2GB
  • High Performance, Massive Dual-Storage System (*optional)
  • Unique Dual Air Vent Design Provides Cooling and Stability
Windows 8 / Windows 8 Pro
The U2442D comes with Windows 8 which is more intuitive and allows you to easily find what you need. The new Windows 8 user interface provides app-models that enable businesses to develop their own line-of-business apps to help improve overall productivity. Windows 8 has vast improvement on speed, reliability and security, and works seamlessly with an existing Windows management infrastructure.

Intelligent 3rd Generation Intel Core Processor
Packed with the exceptional 3rd Generation Intel Core processor (standard voltage), U2442D is thin but powerful to deliver tremendous performance and flies through demanding tasks with ease.

Amazing Visual Experience with NVIDIA GeForce GT 730M 2GB
The U2442D comes equipped with a GT 730M 2GB that crushes the limitations of Ultrabook graphics performance. The latest GT 730M GPU provides a superb experience that is great for multimedia and gaming and the 3D Mark Vantage score is beyond 8610.

High Performance, Massive Dual-Storage System (Optional*)
The U2442D is able to pack up to a mSATA 256GB SSD and a huge 1TB HDD. The dual-storage hybrid system provides the benefit of high-speed performance and massive storage. With the incredibly large storage, it's easy to store all your work and entertainment files without ever needing external storage devices.

** The storage size may differ between different countries and regions. Please confirm with the local dealers or retailers for the latest specification.

Unique Dual Air Vent Design Provides Cooling and Stability
The U2442D 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.

Backlit Keyboard with Auto Adjustment
The U2442D 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.

Sleek, Lightweight, and Streamline Design
The U2442D packs a high-performance processor and GPU into a sleek and lightweight chassis that is only 1.59*kg and just 1.85cm thick! It still has an exquisitely designed champagne gold cover that comes with a premium hairline aluminum brushed finish. The stunning design is truly ultimate craftsmanship at its best.

* 1.59 kg is the weight when U2442 is equipped with mSATA SSD

Realistic Surround Sound
The ability to clearly hear specific sounds in a gaming environment are just a few elements of the Sound Blaster Cinema Audio Technology. It provides exceptional performance by effectively eliminating sound distortion, enhancing volume and reinforcing even the smallest details of sound. The result is a high-fidelity audio experience that is perfect for gaming, music and movies.


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Specifications and features
Laptop Product Code GIGABYTE U2442Dspacer
OSWindows 8
CPU3rd Generation Intel Core i5-3230M Processor (2.6GHz-3.2GHz)
Display14" HD+ 1600x900 LCD
System Memory4 / 8GB DDRIII, 2 slots (Max 16GB)
ChipsetMobile Intel HM77 Express Chipset
Video GraphicsIntel HD Graphics 4000
NVIDIA GeForce GT 730M 2GB
Supports NVIDIA Optimus Technology
Storage128GB mSATA SSD + 750GB 2.5" HDD 5400rpm
Keyboard TypeAuto-Adjusting Backlit Keyboard
I / O PortUSB(3.0)*2, USB(2.0)*2, D-sub, HDMI, RJ45, Mic-in, Earphone-out, SD Card Reader, DC-in Jack
Audio2 Watt Speaker*2, Microphone
CommunicationsLAN: 10 / 100 / 1000Mbps Ethernet
Wireless LAN: 802.11b / g / n
Bluetooth: Bluetooth V4.0
Webcam1.3 Megapixel
SecurityKensington Lock
BatteryLi-polymer, 11.1V, 47.73Wh
Dimensions339(W) x 233(D) x 18.5~21(H) mm
Weight~1.69kg (w / Battery, m-SSD and HDD)

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