With tablets making a big entry in the market, Netbook market might have cooled off a little. But with Eee X101, ASUS has made a fresh start, reinventing the new Netbook. The Netbook weighs less than 920g and is 17.6mm thick. It is designed to be light, slim, portable, and can easily fits into your bag. It is the world's thinnest Netbook made by ASUS so far.
Let's take a look at some features that make ASUS Eee, a really exciting netbook:
MeeGo to make Eee go places
ASUS Eee X101 comes with MeeGo operating system preloaded. In fact ASUS is the only company to promote MeeGo with any of its products. Since MeeGo is an open source, ASUS has taken the liberty to tweak it as per its requirements.
Connect to friends and family via social networking
The MeeGo operating system integrates Twitter, Facebook, and other social networking sites onto the home screen, which helps you to access quickly and stay connected with your near and dear ones.
Install unlimited apps from the ASUS App Store
ASUS Eee X101 is also equipped with ASUS App Store from where you can download unlimited applications, games, themes, etc. to make your Netbook more interesting and lively. It is also preloaded with the Google Chrome browser, which helps you to surf the net. Cloud based services like Dropbox online and asus@vibe are also available for use.
Computer aided learning
ASUS Eee X101 not only gives you features to play, but it also helps you in learning. The British Council English Language application, which comes preloaded with the netbook is very helpful to those who want to give more teeth to their English. The application also has pre-installed interactive videos, mp3s, and games. There are more than 300 materials in the application, which are developed by English Training Language (ELT) and the British Council and designed by Performance Learning Solutions.
Colors to add flavour to your life
ASUS Eee X101 is no more confined to just black color. It also comes in three other exciting colors - red, brown and white. So, now, you can choose from these exciting colors and brighten your desk.
Out of the box specs
ASUS Eee X101 utilizes 1.33 GHz N435/N455 Intel Atom Processor to work along with 1 GB memory. In addition to this, you get a 8 GB hard disk to store data and battery backup that lasts upto four hours. It also has 0.3 megapixel camera and stereo speakers to give you amiable multimedia experience.
All this at an affordable price
The best thing about this netbook is its price; it is just $200 which is affordable. And with such specifications, features and exciting colors, the price is just so right.
All in all it is fair to say that at this price, the ASUS Eee X101 is definitely a steal. In fact it’s an effort to make netbooks affordable to everyone.