Asus released the “almost MacBook Air clone” Eee PC X101 Netbook. You will find out the actual thickness of Apple MacBook Air and this Netbook. ASUS’ MeeGo-running Eee PC X101 provides the maximum portability designed to be thin and lightweight. It is powered by 1.33 GHz Intel Atom N435 (or N455). The netbook is rocking a 10.1-inch 1024×600 display, a 1GB of RAM as standard (Maximum 2GB) and an 8GB SSD.
Boasting a Laptop that is weighs less than 920 gram and thick less than 17.6 mm, without adding much bulk it just slips into your bags. It features a comfortable chiclet keyboard for typing, large responsive touchpad and a Kensington key lock.
Now there are indications suggested that Asus would offer the Eee PC X101 as a dual-booting machine which is capable to load into either Windows 7 or MeeGo, the company afterward decided to divide the two platforms between two separate models. One for MeeGo, which is the X101 to be the low-priced option, and one for Windows 7, the X101H is a hundred dollars or so extra.
Connectivity includes 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 3.0, 3.5mm audio jack, two USB 2.0 ports, battery 2600mAh 28Wh and 8GB or SSD to 16GB of internal storage capacity and you can expand the storage capacity with microSD cards. It also features a 0.3-megapixel webcam and stereo speakers, and you can snag the X101 in white, brown or red.
The X101preloaded with the new MeeGo Operating System help you to stay connected to your favorite social media sites integrating Twitter, Facebook onto the homepage for fast access and bring you the internet in a new intuitive interface.
The X101 is also a learning tool, ASUS preloads a copy of the British Council English Language Learning app intended to assist people who aspire to improve their English. The product includes with interactive games, videos and audio files which are preinstalled on the X101. Over 300 pieces of material was developed by English Language Training (ELT) leaders and the British Council, with the application designed by Intel’s award winning Performance Learning Solutions.
The specs of the Asus Eee PC X101 MeeGo Netbook:
- Operating System: MeeGo
- CPU: Intel Atom N435/N455 Processor
- Display: 10.1inch LED Backlight WSVGA (1024×600) Screen
- Memory: DDR3, 1 x SO-DIMM, 1GB (2GB max)
- Storage: 2.5 inch SATA 8GB SSD HDD, 2 GB DropBox cloud storage
- Communication: WLAN 802.11 firstname.lastname@example.orgGHz,1 Bluetooth V3.0
- Camera: 0.3 M Pixel Camera
- Audio: Stereo Speakers
- Interface: 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x Audio Jack (Headphone/Mic-In), 1 x Card Reader: SD/SDHC/MMC
- Battery: 4hrs (3cells, 2600mAh, 28W/h) battery life
- Dimensions and Weight: 262 x 17.6 x 180 mm (WxHxD) and 0.92 Kgs (w/ 3cell battery)
- Color: Red, White, Brown.