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ASUS Eee 1005PR Available for Purchase


Although the Amazon network says it’s still just available for pre-order, the guys at ASUS are sating their new Eee 1005PR netbook is already available at selected retailers.

Featuring a 10.1-inch display, with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, and backlit by LEDs, the ASUS Eee 1005PR is powered by a 1.66 Ghz Intel Atom N450. Intel UMA graphics and Broadcom Crystal HD accelerator work together to support graphics, while connectivity is handled by Bluetooth and 802.11b/g/n wireless technology.

The ASUS Eee 1005PR netbook has 1 Ghz of DDR2 RAM, and a 250 Gb hard drive, spinning at 5400 rpm. ASUS is kind enough to offer an extra 500 Gb of online storage, if you need it. The netbook runs the Windos 7 Starter OS.

Check the ASUS Eee 1005 specifications, after the break.


Asus Eee PC 1005PR Netbook Available For Pre-Order

Asus Eee PC 1005PR Netbook

Asus has announced last month its upcoming netbook, the Eee PC 1005PR, which is now available for pre-order.

The netbook has a 10.1 inch WXGA LED backlit display with 1366 x 768 resolution and is capable of playing HD content. Under the hood, you will find an Intel Atom N450 Pineview processor backed up by 1GB of DDR2 RAM which can be upgraded to 2GB, and a 250GB HDD.

Other features include 802.11 b/g/n WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1 +EDR, a 0.3MP webcam, USB 2.0 and other. The six cell battery can keep the netbook alive for about 11 hours.


Asus Announces The Eee Box EB1007 Nettop Computer

Asus Eee Box EB1007

Asus‘s latest nettop computer, the Asus Eee Box EB1007, has just debuted on their webpage. The device sports a 1.66Ghz Intel Atom D410 Pine Trail processor, backed up by 1GB of DDR2 RAM and a 160GB hard disk drive for your personal data.

The nettop also features Wi-Fi connectivity, 6 USB ports, a SDHC card reader, eSATA port and, if want you to transform it into some sort of a desktop PC, Asus offers you keyboard, mouse, stand and a VESA mount kit which is perfect to mount the device on the back of your TV or monitor.

There are no details on when it will be available or about pricing yet.

Asus Eee PC T101MT Available For $499

Asus Eee PC T101MT

The Asus Eee PC T101MT is now shipping from Amazon and other retailers after about 14 months since Asus announced it. The convertible netbook-slash-tablet retails at Amazon for $499 and it comes with free shipping.

The Eee PC T101MT has a 10.1″ touchscreen display with 1024 x 600 resolution which can be rotated at 180 degrees and you can also fold it down over the keyboard, transforming it into a tablet. With a price similar to the Apple’s iPad, the netbook has a 1.66Ghz Intel Atom N450 processor, up to 3GB of RAM, 160GB HDD, 0.3MP camera, Bluetooth 2.1, WiFi connectivity, all of these running under Windows 7.

Via Liliputing

Asus To Offer USB 3.0 Across A Variety Of Product Lines

USB 3.0

It is just a matter of time until the USB 3.0 will completely replace the USB 2.0. Asus realize that and they seem to be the first to offer USB 3.0 with a variety of products.

So the guys at Asus are claiming that their future notebooks, netbooks and a variety of mainboards will be equipped with USB 3.0 ports.

This is an important step for Asus in trying to populate the world with USB 3.0 devices and I hope that others will do the same.

Asus DR-900 Unveiled Today at CeBIT

Asus DR-900 ebook Reader

Asus has launched at today’s CeBIT its first 9-inch ebook reader, the DR-900. The device features a 9-inch touch-sensitive display with a resolution of 1024 x 768p, Wi-fi connectivity and optional 3G connectivity.

The battery will last long enough to read 10,000 pages on a single charge. Also, the gadget has 4GB of internal memory, a 3.5mm audio jack and supports the following file formats : PDF, TXT, MP3 and ePUB.

There is no information yet about the release date or price.

Garmin-Asus Nüvifone A50 to have Avanced GPS Technology

Garmin_ASUS Nuvifone A50

The co-branded alliance Garmin-Asus announced today the Garmin-Asus nüvifone A50.  The Android-powered smartphone has a variety of location technologies and applications and it is the first to include the Garmin navigation with turn-by-turn and voice prompted directions.

The nüvifone A50 features a 3.5-inch HVGA capacitive touchscreen display with finger-friendly user interface, QWERTY touchscreen keyboard, 3MP auto-focus camera with geotagging functionality and 3G support, GPS, Bluetooth, accelerometer sensor, 4GB internal storage and microSD card slot.


ASUS G73JH-X1 Gaming Laptop Available in the US


The Asus G73 gaming laptop was presented at this year CES but its release date and price were not mentioned.

Now, Newegg is selling the G73JH-X1 model that features an Intel Core i7 720QM quad core processor, an ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5870 1GB graphic card, 8GB DDR3 RAM memory, a 500GB HDD, 17.3-inch 1920 x 1080-pixel LED display.

Other features include stereo speakers, 2-megapixel webcam, 8-in-1 media card reader, 802.11b/g/n wireless and others.

The Asus G73JH-X1 gaming laptop can be acquired for $1,449.

Asus Launches G5IJ 3D Gaming Laptop


After 3D movies, 3d HDTVs, it’s time for 3D gaming on your laptop and Asus claims it’s the first company to make it happen, with its new G5IJ 3D gaming laptop.

With a 120Hz display and Nvidia 3D glasses, the Asus G5IJ lets you enjoy the 3D experience from the comfort of your own home. Apart from the multimedia package, Asus’ first 3D laptop also features some impressive specifications: 1.6GHz Intel Core i7 processor, 4Gb of DDR3 RAM, 2x320GB hard drives and a powerful Nvidia GeForce GTX 260M graphics card.


ASUS Launches First Official USB 3.0 Motherboard


The USB Implementation Forum (USB-IF) certified the  ASUS P6X58D Premium as the first motherboard to officially support USB 3.0 technology.

As of January 5, 2010, The ASUS P6X58D Premium motherboard went into the history books as the first motherboard to receive USB 3.0 certification, or SuperSpeed USB compliance. Compared to USB 2,0 technology motherboards, ASUS P6X58D Premium is able to transfer data up to 10 times faster. This is sure to come in handy when you need to transfer large files and rich media from today’s digital devices.


Asus G73jh Gaming Netbook – Unveiled at This Year CES

The Asus ROG G73jh Gaming Netbook has been presented at this year CES. The machine features the latest Intel Core i7 processor, the graphics are provided by an ATI Radeon HD5870 mobile graphic card which offers support for DirectX 11 and it can be upgraded with up to 8GB of RAM. The netbook also has a HD 17.3 inch display with a maximum resolution of 1920 x 1080, 1TB of storage memory, EAX 4.0 and CMSS 3D surround sound.

The Asus ROG G73jh Gaming Netbook is great for you if you’re looking for high end gaming but the details on pricing are not available yet.

Asus ROG G73jh Gaming Netbook

ASUS P6X58D Premium Motherboard – USB 3.0 Support

I know it’s hard for you to plug in an USB 3.0 device because these days, most of the platforms are using the 2.0 version.But thanks to ASUS’ brand new P6X58D Premium Motherboard,the bad dream can now end.The motherboard features support for Core i7 processor, three PCI-Express 2.0 slots,support for a maximum number of 24 GB of RAM memory,4 slots for USB 2.0 and,the most exciting part, 2 slots for USB 3.0.It is available somewhere around $300.

Via Newegg

ASUS P6X58D Premium Motherboard