Printed from http://www.electronista.com

ASUS Eee PC 1215N with 1.8GHz Atom to ship late August

updated 11:15 am EDT, Fri July 9, 2010

ASUS Eee PC 1215N due August 23 for under $500

The ASUS Eee PC 1215N has been unofficially confirmed for the US market, with a ship date set for sometime around August 23, says a Friday report. The price tag, while not confirmed, will be less than $500, Engadget said. The Eee PC will be the fastest in the range, as it will feature the latest 1.8GHz dual-core Atom D525 processor.

It will also have NVIDIA's Optimus technology onboard to switch between Intel's integrated and NVIDIA' discrete Ion graphics to maximize the battery life. The 12.1-inch netbook has a 720p resolution and can support 1080p playback through an HDMI output. Ion can decode H.264, VC-1 and MPEG-2 videos. Other significant features rare for the netbook class include USB 3.0 ports and Bluetooth 3.0.








By Electronista Staff
Post tools:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

  1. Grendelmon

    Dedicated MacNNer

    Joined: Dec 2007

    0

    Nice

    I'll be impressed if it actually does go for under $500.

  1. wrenchy

    Forum Regular

    Joined: Nov 2009

    0

    If this does go for around $500


    With an HDMI out, HD video, USB3...
    Besides maybe battery life, what advantages would an iPad have over this??

  1. gitcypher

    Fresh-Faced Recruit

    Joined: Jul 2007

    0

    Yup

    @ sub $500, consider this bought

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Sponsor

Recent Reviews

Adesso Xtream S3B Bluetooth speaker

Finding a speaker purpose-built for a specific need is challenging. Even when a Bluetooth speaker can be paired with a mobile device, ...

JBL Synchros E40BT headphones

For all the different configurations of headphones on the market, it's always a tough choice for buyers to get something that is just ...

Razer Taipan mouse

The list of gaming devices is growing larger with each passing day. A large number of companies have entered the gaming input arena, a ...

Sponsor

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News