Asus K42DY Notebook Tech Specification

Asus K42DY Notebook

The Perfect Fit for Work and Play

  • Experience enhanced multitasking and mobile computing capabilities with the new AMD processors.
  • ASUS Power4Gear automatically adjusts fan speeds for quiet computing and prolonged battery life.
  • A Palm Proof technology-equipped touchpad distinguishes between the contact surfaces of the palm and fingers to prevent inadvertent cursor movements during typing.


ProcessorAMD Phenom II Quad-Core P960/P920 1.8 GHz ~ 1.6 GHz
AMD Phenom II Triple-Core N830 2.1 GHz
AMD Turion II Neo Dual-Core P560/P520 2.5 GHz ~ 2.3 GHz
AMD Athlon II Neo Dual-Core P360/P320 2.3 GHz ~ 2.1 GHz
AMD V Series V160/V140 2.4 GHz ~ 2.3 GHz
Operating SystemWindows 7 Ultimate
Windows 7 Professional
Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 7 Home Basic
This version contains all product updates (SP1)
ChipsetAMD RX881M + SB820M
MemoryDDR3 1066 MHz SDRAM,2 x SO-DIMM socket for expansion up to 8 G SDRAM
Display14.0" 16:9 HD (1366x768) LED backlit
GraphicAMD Radeon HD 6470M with 512MB/1GB DDR3 VRAM
Storage2.5" SATA
640GB 5400rpm
500GB 5400rpm/7200rpm
320GB 5400rpm/7200rpm
Optical DriveSuper-Multi DVD
Card Reader2 -in-1 card reader ( SD/ MMC)
Camera0.3 Mega Pixel web camera
NetworkingIntegrated or 802.11 b/g
Built-in Bluetooth V2.1+EDR (Optional)
10/100/1000 Base T
Interface1 x Microphone-in jack
1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor
3 x USB 3.0 port(s)
1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
1 x HDMI
AudioBuilt-in Speakers And Microphone
Altec Lansing Speakers
Battery8Cells : 4400 mAh 63 Whrs
6Cells : 4400 mAh 47 Whrs
Power AdapterOutput : 19 V DC, 4.74 A, 90 W
Input : 100 -240 V AC, 50/60 Hz universal
Dimensions34.9 x 23.8 x 3.50 ~3.74 cm (WxDxH)
Weight2.20 kg (with 6 cell battery)
Manufacturer Warranty2-year limited International hardware warranty. *different by country
On-line problem resolution through web interface (BIOS, Driver update)
OS (Windows 7 ) install/uninstall consultation
Bundled software install/uninstall consultation
ASUS software supporting