Asus Eee archive

  • VIDEO: Asus Eee Slate detailed
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    VIDEO: Asus Eee Slate detailed

    By 30 December 2010

    Earlier this week we reported on some pictures of Asus' Eee Pad that we said would make you go "ooo". Well, now we can show you the video that will make you go "ahh" as it answers a few questions. First up, the name. There's no "pad" mentioned, the narrator...

  • Asus Eee PCs now dual core
    Laptops

    Asus Eee PCs now dual core

    By 20 October 2010

    Asus has revealed its latest Eee PC models; the 1015PEM and 1018P, which are both packing the new Dual Core Atom N550 processor. These 10.1-inch notebooks (1024 x 600) both have Asus's Super Hybrid Engines on board, meaning that you'll get over 11 hours...

  • Stay turned on for 13.5 hours with the Asus Eee PC 1015P
    Laptops

    Stay turned on for 13.5 hours with the Asus Eee PC 1015P

    By 17 May 2010

    If battery life is a sticking point for you when it comes to netbooks, then you may want to consider switching to the latest Asus Eee PC model, the 1015P, which boasts a whopping 13.5 hours of non-mains action. Using what Asus is calling Super Hybrid...

  • Asus Eee PC Seashell gets Karim Rashid makeover
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    Asus Eee PC Seashell gets Karim Rashid makeover

    By 6 January 2010

    How to do you try and make the Eee PC sexy once again? You bring in an internationally renowned designer of course. In steps the Eee PC Seashell Karim Rashid Collection, where Asus has given the designer free reign to create what he wanted (probably...

  • Asus announces 1005HA, 1101HA Eee Seashells
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    Asus announces 1005HA, 1101HA Eee Seashells

    By 8 July 2009

    Asus has introduced two new models into its "Seashell" range with the launch of the 1005HA and the 1101HA. The Intel Atom N280-powered 1005HA offers a 10.1-inch LED backlit display while the Intel Atom Z520-powered 1101HA is an 11.6-incher offering a...

  • Asus Eee 1008HA "Seashell" priced for UK
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    Asus Eee 1008HA "Seashell" priced for UK

    By 6 May 2009

    The Asus Eee PC 1008HA Seashell, the company's new slimline 10-inch netbook, is now on sale in the UK. Weighing 1.1kg and less than an inch thick at its thickest point, the netbook offers the 1.67GHz Intel Atom N280 processor and claims up to 6 hours...

  • Optical drive equipped Asus Eee 1004DN not for UK
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    Optical drive equipped Asus Eee 1004DN not for UK

    By 30 March 2009

    Asus has announced the launch of yet another Eee variant, the 1004DN, this one the first ever Eee with a built-in super multi optical disc drive. The 10-inch model may be what a lot of consumers are hoping for as it offers netbook dimensions - but comes...

  • Asus Eee PC T91 tablet netbook
    Laptops

    Asus Eee PC T91 tablet netbook

    By 10 March 2009

    Unveiled at CES this year and again detailed at CeBIT in more recent times, we got our hands on the Asus Eee PC T91 netbook tablet at its first showing in the UK. Taking notes from their Eee Top model, the T91 is a tablet running XP, but at the press...

  • Asus launches super-slim Eee PC 1008HA
    Laptops

    Asus launches super-slim Eee PC 1008HA

    By 4 March 2009

    Asus has launched the super-slim EEE PCT 1008HA, a netbook measuring just 1-inch thick at its thinnest part. Channelling more than a hint of the Apple's MacBook Air, the 1008HA weighs in at just 1.1kg and looks rather swish in a white "pearlescent" casing....

  • Asus announces new and improved Eee Box 206
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    Asus announces new and improved Eee Box 206

    By 27 February 2009

    Asus has announced the launch of a "new and improved" model in the Eee Box range, the Eee Box 206. Asus says the Eee Box 206 model is able to deliver "crisp and fluid" high definition pictures straight out of the box. Thanks to a graphics card with a...

  • Asus launches new Eee 1000HE via Facebook
    Laptops

    Asus launches new Eee 1000HE via Facebook

    By 2 February 2009

    Asus has announced the launch of its latest netbook via its official Eee PC Facebook group. Shunning the more traditional public relations outlets and going with the power of social networking, the company has revealed the news of the availability of...

  • Asus reveals Eee "sharing" concept
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    Asus reveals Eee "sharing" concept

    By 8 January 2009

    Revealed at the CES show, this concept from Asus apparently demos the company's "commitment to 'shared computing' by introducing a concept model which allows notebook users to share their work by folding and unfolding computer screens".

  • Touchscreen Asus Eee T91 revealed at CES
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    Touchscreen Asus Eee T91 revealed at CES

    By 8 January 2009

    Out at CES in Las Vegas, as expected, Asus has unveiled a touchscreen version of its Eee PC. The Eee PC T91 offers a touchscreen display that hinges on a central point so can rotate 360 degrees and fold back on itself in a tablet PC style. There's no...

  • Carphone Warehouse's "biggest ever" sale
    Phones

    Carphone Warehouse's "biggest ever" sale

    By 26 December 2008

    The Carphone Warehouse is seeing in the New Year by offering up to 50% savings on laptops and mobile phones. Starting on Boxing Day, the "credit-crunch-busting" sale sees discounts on popular handsets as well as a cheap Eee PC. The Samsung Soul that was...

  • 90% netbooks sold with XP
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    90% netbooks sold with XP

    By 18 December 2008

    Asus has revealed that the sales of Eee PC models pre-loaded with Linux have fallen dramatically following the availability of Windows XP versions. Executives from Acer and Toshiba have told iTWire that more than 90% of their netbooks shipped were Windows...

  • Acer Aspire beats Asus Eee
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    Acer Aspire beats Asus Eee

    By 10 December 2008

    It seems Acer has beaten Asus to the netbook top slot in the third quarter of 2008, despite Asus having more model variants than you could shake a stick at. According to DisplaySearch's quarterly report, Acer achieved a market share of 38.3% versus Asus'...

  • Asus to offer cheaper Eee Box
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    Asus to offer cheaper Eee Box

    By 2 December 2008

    It has already promised a $200 Eee netbook, and it seems Asus is going to cut the costs of its nettop offering too. Apparently due to the Eee Box range not selling as well as was hoped, Asus is to introduce a cheaper Celeron version of the Asus Eee box....

  • Quick memory boost for your Eee PC
    Online

    Quick memory boost for your Eee PC

    By 13 November 2008

    Green-House Japan has released two new SSD modules for the Eee PC. Compatible with both the 4GB or 8GB Eee models, the GH-SSD32GEP-M modules adds 32GB and the GH-SSD64GEP-M, 64GB. They have a speed of 35MBps in reading mode, but only 15MBps in writing...

  • Orange offering Eee 901 on monthly tariff
    Laptops

    Orange offering Eee 901 on monthly tariff

    By 6 November 2008

    If you are a massive Eee PC fan, have £25 per month to spend, and are not frightened by the prospect of a 24 month contract, you may want to have a chat with Orange. Orange is now offering the Eee PC 901 with embedded 3G connectivity. With this deal....

  • Acer Aspire sales to beat Asus Eee
    Laptops

    Acer Aspire sales to beat Asus Eee

    By 3 November 2008

    Despite Asus grabbing the headlines recently with news of its sales figures for its Eee range, it seems Acer may nab the crown for the most netbooks sold. Acer, the world's third-largest PC vendor, said shipments of its Aspire One netbook could reach...

  • Asus promises $200 Eee PC
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    Asus promises $200 Eee PC

    By 31 October 2008

    Asus boss Jerry Shen has revealed that the company plans to offer an Eee PC next year priced at $200. This is apparently as a result of the company adjusting its mid-range and entry-level Eee PC's pricing and market position. Shen also stated that 7-...

  • Man mods Eee PC into his car
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    Man mods Eee PC into his car

    By 24 October 2008

    A Russian hacker has ripped apart his car's dashboard and stuck an Eee PC into it. There's a how-to gallery online showing how the little laptop was integrated into the car, but it's a fairly complicated process. The chap added a USB touchscreen, USB...

  • Asus boss reveals Eee sales figures
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    Asus boss reveals Eee sales figures

    By 21 October 2008

    Asus boss Jerry Shen has revealed sales figures for the company's Eee range - and hinted at some exciting developments to be announced at CES in January. Talking to Laptop Magazine as the Eee brand celebrates its year anniversary, Shen discussed whether...

  • Asus Eee S101
    Laptops

    Asus Eee S101

    By 15 October 2008

    The Asus Eee S101, a high-end addition to Asus' netbook range has been photographed - and priced for the UK market. Weighing in at 1kg and "svelte" at 1.8cm thick, the new Atom-based netbook has a 10.2-inch LED backlit display and will be available running...

  • Asus Eee "Top" all-in-one PC on pre-order
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    Asus Eee "Top" all-in-one PC on pre-order

    By 13 October 2008

    Revealed on a UK online retailer's site, it seems Asus has evolved its Eee "Monitor" into the touchscreen-enabled Eee "Top". Described as a desktop version of the Asus Eee PC, the Top comes pre-loaded with Windows XP, is powered by a 1.6GHz Intel Atom...