Asus Portable PC For Multimedia Viewing

Asus launches a PC that is claimed to be the ultimate ultra-portable mobile internet device.

Asus’s new portable PC – the Eee PC 1004DN – allows users to read/write optical discs for multimedia viewing, as well as being able to connect to the Internet while on the move.
Users are able to read/write optical discs for multimedia viewing and data back ups. A power-efficient express card slot provides expansion capabilities with USB 2.0 and PCI Express, along with plug-and-play compatibility and auto-configuration access.

Its 10-inch LCD display that supports 720p high definition playback for vivid visuals. Brushed aluminium palm rests and electroplated edges surround the keyboard which also includes a larger “Shift” key and a typing surface 92 percent that of a conventional keyboard.
Its multi-touch touchpad enables multimedia playback control and internet surfing without the need for a mouse. A digital array microphone and built-in 1.3 megapixel webcam allows users to communicate with friends and family, while software applications such as EzMessenger and Data Sync lets users coordinate data and correspond without an internet connection, as well as synchronise with desktops.

It comes with 130GB hybrid storage that includes 10GB file-encrypted online Eee Storage; Bluetooth v2.1 and 802.11b/g/n allow for speedy transfers and connectivity; with Eee Splendid users can choose from four different visual modes; a font resizer makes for effortless document viewing and web browsing and; biometric security via fingerprint log on with the ASUS Data Security System (ADSM) recognises multiple fingerprints belonging to the same user, as well as encrypting a single folder with the same security system. Finally, the ASUS-exclusive Super Hybrid Engine (SHE) technology intelligently monitors energy consumption and helps extends battery life up to 5.9 hours*, for a complete computing and entertainment experience.

Specifications 10″ wide active matrix LED backlight TFT, WSVGA 1024×600 pixels, 252K colors max; Intel® N280 1.66GHz Processor with 512k L2 Cache, FSB 667MHz 2.5W TBP thermal; Intel GN40; ICH9Mb (Integrated GMA 4500M graphics core); Built-in Bluetooth® v2.1 module §802.11n.