Asus BR1100 Laptop : After refreshing ROG Strix and TUF laptops with the latest Intel and AMD components in India, Asus is now launching two new affordable laptops for students and kids. The new Asus BR1100 series brings two laptops, including a 2-in-1 device, to India. It can be upgraded to Windows 11, offers long battery life, and comes with various privacy features. See the details below.
Asus BR1100 Laptop: Specifications and Features
The Asus BR1100 series includes the BR1100CKA and BR1100FKA laptops, both featuring an 11.6-inch HD LED display with TUV Rheinland Eye Care certification. While the BR1100CKA comes in a traditional laptop-like form factor, The BR1100FKA is a 2-in-1 device and therefore, equipped with a touchscreen with stylus support
Now, because laptops are designed for kids, they have MIL-STD-810 certification for fall protection. Additionally, there’s a 3DNR webcam with a built-in privacy shutter on both models. However, the BR1100FKA 2-in-1 has an additional 13MP camera on the back.
Under the hood, the BR1100 laptop is powered by a 10nm Intel Celeron N4500 CPU clocked up to 2.8GHz. They also come with Intel UHD graphics to provide decent graphics performance. For memory, they come with 4GB DDR4 RAM and 128GB PCIe 3.0 SSD (expandable up to 2TB), which is commendable since most laptops in this segment offer HDD or eMMC storage. There is also a 42Whr battery inside, which can offer up to 10 hours of battery life on a single charge.
Coming to the I/O ports, the Asus BR1100 model comes with various ports and physical buttons. There is a USB-C port with charging support, 2 USB-A ports, an HDMI 1.4 port, an AC port, and a 3.5mm audio jack. The laptop too comes with the physical power button and volume rocker. In addition, the device supports Wi-Fi 5 technology and Bluetooth version 4.2 for wireless communication.
Connectivity options include dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, a USB 2.0 Type-A port, a USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A port, a USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port, an HDMI 1.4 port, an Ethernet port, and a 3.5mm combo audio jack. The Asus BR1100 is equipped with a 720p webcam with a privacy shutter. It packs a 42Wh battery that supports 45W charging over USB Type-C. The device measures 294.6×204.9×19.9mm and weighs 1.26kg.
The BR1100 laptop can also be opened quite easily, thanks to its easy-to-repair design. They are running Windows 10 Home. However, both models can be upgraded to the latest Windows 11 platform. You can check out our latest video about the new Asus BR1100 laptop right below to get more details on it.
Additionally, the new Asus laptops support Copper Vapor Chamber cooling technology, AI noise-canceling technology with dual-array microphones for distraction-free video calls, ASUS Antibacterial Guard, and more.
Pricing and Availability
The price of the Asus BR1100 laptop is quite aggressive in India. While the traditional BR1100CKA model is here for Rp 24.999BR1100FKA 2-in-1 appreciated IDR 29.999. They are currently available for purchase on Flipkart.