ASUS A42JC Notebook Overview & Tech Specifications

ASUS A42JC Notebook

The Perfect Fit for Work and Play

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


ProcessorIntel Core™ i5 430M/450M/520M/540M Processor
Intel Core™ i3 330M/350M/370M Processor
Intel Pentium Dual-Core P6000 Processor
Operating SystemGenuine Windows 7 Ultimate
Genuine Windows 7 Professional
Genuine Windows 7 Home Premium
Genuine 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
GraphicNVIDIA GeForce 310M with 1GB DDR3 VRAM
Storage2.5" SATA
640GB 5400rpm
500GB 5400rpm/7200rpm
320GB 5400rpm/7200rpm
Optical DriveBlu-Ray DVD Combo
Super-Multi DVD
Card Reader2 -in-1 card reader ( SD/ MMC)
Camera0.3 Mega Pixel web camera
NetworkingIntegrated 802.11 b/g/n or 802.11 b/g
Built-in Bluetooth™ V2.1+EDR (Optional)
10/100/1000 Base T
Interface1 x Headphone-out 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
SRS Premium Sound
Battery6Cells : 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 3.65 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