PC/Laptops Asus Launches A540 and R558UR Notebooks With USB Type-C Connectivity By Amit Bhattacharjee Posted on June 15, 2016 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin Share on Tumblr Asus has launched the A540 and R558UR notebooks. The former is the upgrade of the R88UF notebooks. Both devices come with USB Type-C connectivity. ASUS A540, R558UR priced at Rs 20,990 and Rs 43,990 respectively. While the A540 focuses on lightweight design, the Asus R558UR is an upgraded version of the R88UF premium notebooks. The Asus R558UR sports a full HD anti-glare display and is powered by an Intel Core i5-6200U processor which is clocked at 2.3GHz. It comes with the ultra-fast DDR4 memory and 4GB RAM with 1TB internal storage. The DDR4 memory is only available in high-end gaming devices. It’s powered by SonicMaster and Bang & Olufsen ICEpower, which ensures that your visual experience remains unadulterated. It has a NVIDIA GeForce 930MX gaming card that offers twice the performance. The Asus laptop will give tough competition to devices in its segment. Its sports a VGA web camera and features 1xUSB 2.0, 1xUSB 3.0 and 1xUSB Type-C. The laptop weighs around 2 kg, and a 2-cell Li-ion Polymer battery completes the package. The for connectivity, the Asus R558UR supports headphone jack, VGS port, LAN jack and HDMI port. The Asus A540LA features a 15.6-inch backlit HD LED display with a resolution of 1366×768 pixels. It’s powered by an Intel Core i3-4005U processor and comes along with 4GB RAM and 1TB internal storage. The laptop weighs around 1.84 kg and packs an Intel HD Graphics 4400. It comes equipped with a VGA web camera and is backed by a 3-cell Li-ion battery. The battery comes with a chiclet keyboard. Like its counterpart, A540LA is powered by SonicMaster and Bang & Olufsen ICEpower that takes care of the task of delivering beautiful visual quality. The New GT930MX graphics from Nvidia provides twice the performance compared to the competitors. As for the connectivity ports, the notebooks supports headphone jack, VGS port, LAN jack and HDMI port.