ASUS K42JP Notebook Overview & Tech Specifications

ASUS K42JP Notebook

The Perfect Fit for Work and Play

  • Whole new Intel Core& processor family for enhanced multitasking and mobile computing performance
  • 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.


ProcessorIntel Core i7 740QM Processor
Intel Core i5 430M/450M/460M/520M/540M Processor
Intel Core i3 330M/350M/370M/380M Processor
Intel Pentium Dual-Core P6200/P6100/P6000 Processor
Operating SystemWindows 7 Ultimate
Windows 7 Professional
Windows 7 Home Premium
Windows 7 Home Basic
This version contains all product updates (SP1)
ChipsetIntel HM55 Express Chipset
MemoryDDR3 1066 MHz SDRAM, 2 x SO-DIMM socket for expansion up to 8 G SDRAM
Display14.0" 16:9 HD (1366x768) LED Backlight
GraphicAMD Radeon HD 6570M with 1GB/2GB DDR3 VRAM
Storage2.5" SATA
640GB 5400rpm
500GB 5400rpm/7200rpm
320GB 5400rpm/7200rpm
250GB 5400rpm
Optical DriveSuper-Multi DVD
Card Reader2 -in-1 card reader ( SD/ MMC)
Camera0.3 Mega Pixel web camera
NetworkingIntegrated 802.11 b/g/n
Interface1 x Headphone-out jack
1 x VGA port/Mini D-sub 15-pin for external monitor
3 x USB 2.0 port(s)
1 x RJ45 LAN Jack for LAN insert
1 x HDMI
AudioBuilt-in Speakers And Microphone
Altec Lansing Speakers
SRS Premium Sound
Battery6Cells : 4400 mAh 48 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 3.65 cm (WxDxH)
Weight2.2 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