Best Buy is opening up to pre-orders on the much awaited Asus Bamboo notebooks. There are two models to pick from – The Asus U43F and Asus U43FJC. Both the notebooks come with a 14-inches display screen and other specifications like a 2.26GHz Intel Core i5, 4GB RAM and 640GB hard drive on the U43F. Also, both the devices come with facial recognition.
The Asus U43F is priced at $950 while the other Bamboo notebook from Asus is available at $1000. So what’s different? Asus U43FJC includes NVIDIA’s GeForce 310M graphics chipset with Optimus graphics switching that also helps to improve the battery performance.
Both the Asus bamboo notebooks are expected to have a battery life close to 5 hours and 10 minutes. Pre-orders are open and launch is expected to happen by end of this month.