Friday 26 August 2011 at 9:42 pm
The first thing that is evident right after netbook extraction from its box is a thin case and high quality of used materials. The merit of new design is not only that it promotes creation of attractive appearance of a product; a thickness of a novelty was also considerably reduced – to 2,19 sm in the maximum point.
Making a netbook comparison, you will find, that stylish netbook ASUS EEE is reaally thin. In color gamma of the test netbook sample, representing a model in white color design, there is a combination with white, silvery (aluminum) and dark gray (almost black) colors, depending on color of this or that component.
Friday 26 August 2011 at 4:12 pm
Following modern lines, Asus engineers provided wide opportunities for this development in the field of mobile technologies. Besides Atheros AR8132 network controler, there is a built in WLAN unit Broadcom with support of the newest 802.11n protocol. Besides, the advanced Bluetooth 3.0 unit providing a high speed data interchange between computer and a mobile device is used. Eee PC 1018P, as well as its younger brother Asus 1015P, is equipped with aslot for a SIM card which is not used: it is not known, when there will be devices like 1018PM/1018BM with built in UMTS unit, and whether they will appear in general.
The slot for a SIM card doesn't find applications yet.
Wednesday 24 August 2011 at 10:56 am
Asus company presented a new design leader of laptops family ЕЕЕ PC with a title Asus Eee PC 1018P. An aluminum case and optional port USB 3.0 are capable to attract even sceptics. The street price recommended by the vendor is rather high - €399, and so we asked a question: why were ASUS preferences restricted again to the glossy screen?
New Asus Eee PC 1018P in the aluminum case.
Wednesday 24 August 2011 at 09:37 am
It belongs to quite a specific class of devices which occupies the intermediate position in the market between ultramobile (with a 10-12 inches matrix) laptops and a handheld computers. Generally, this market is occupied by a rather considerable quantity of the most different devices, including web pads, small devices with the screen of 5-7 inches and sliding keypads (UMPC), various monofunctional devices (for example, GPS-navigators or electronic readers) and etc.