April, 28, 2017, 04:28 mobile  ][  amdzone.it  ][  atizone.it  ][  enboard  ][  forumzone.it  ][  hwsetup.it  ][  nvidiazone.it  ][  unixzone.it 
 
 
 
Our Tags
Feed RSS
Sitemap
Contact us
About us
Reload
         your source for 3dfx and games
 
Home   ][   News   ][   Games   ][   Articles   ][   3dfx Hardware   ][   3dfx Software   ][   Video   ][   Components   ][   Tools   ][   Forums
 








 
Main

News
Headlines
Games
Articles
3dfx Hardware
3dfx Software
Video Cards
Components
Tools
File Browser
Communities
Contact Us

Voodoo Cards
3dfx Headlines
3dfx Articles
Voodoo1
Voodoo2
Banshee
Voodoo3
Voodoo4/5
VoodooTV
Latest Drivers
Our Releases
Hot Files
 
Games Settings
 
Best Settings
 
TnL Patches
 
MesaFX
 
WickedGL
 
Glide 3x
 
Official FAQ
 
Just For Fun
 
Main menu
Components

Processors
Motherboards
RAM Memories
Video Cards
Audio Cards
HDDs/SSDs
Optical Burners
Web Connectivity
Drivers Index
Main menu

Video Cards

AMD/ATI
Matrox
NVIDIA
S3 Graphics
XGI
Main menu

Tools
Antivirus
Benchmarks
Data Recovery
Mastering
Screensavers
Video
File Sharing
Tweakers
3D-Analyze
Windows Tools
Uninstallers
Mobile Phones
Tools Index
Main menu
Games
Bonus Packs
Demos
DirectX
Latest MAME
Patches
Screenshots
System Requirements
Trailers
Main menu
Communities
 
 16.04.2008   ASUS lancia ufficialmente gli Eee PC di seconda generazione
 

Dopo aver conseguito l'invidiabile traguardo rappresentato dalla commercializzazione di un milione di Eee PC a distanza di soli cinque mesi dal loro lancio ufficiale, ASUS ne ha annunciato ufficialmente la seconda generazione mostrando le foto e rendendo disponibili le specifiche degli Eee PC 900.

A distinguere in maniera significativa gli ultimi arrivati dalle soluzioni della generazione precedente vi sono il display widescreen da 8.9 pollici (la risoluzione operativa della device è pari a 1024×600), la webcam da 1.3MP, l'incremento della capacità di memorizzazione di massa (per la quale ASUS ha scelto unità in tecnologia Solid State Disk (SSD) piuttosto che hard drive ordinari, ndr) - pari a 12Gb per le configurazini Windows based e a 20Gb per le configurazini Linux based - e il touchpad FingerGlide che permette l'effettuazione di più (due) operazioni simultaneamente, come lo zoom e lo scroll.

Seguono la tabella riepilogativa con le specifiche ufficiali diffuse dal produttore.

[Immagine ad alta risoluzione]


Taipei, Taiwan, April 15, 2008 – Amid the buzz of reaching a new milestone of 1 million Eee PCs sold in just 5 months after its launch, ASUS has provided yet another round of excitement with its release of the new Eee PC 900. This new generation of the ever popular PC packs in a whole range of hardware that includes a 8.9 inch widescreen, a 1.3M pixels webcam, the new innovative FingerGlide and 12GB and 20GB storage capacities for Windows and Linux platforms respectively – catering to wider consumer needs while still maintaining the "Easy to learn, work and play" concept by keeping the overall weight under 1kg.

Mobility is one of the major factors attributed to the Eee PC’s success; and this is in part due to the use of the built-in Solid State Disk (SSD) technology – which offers a quiet, energy saving and shock proof design for stable computing on-the-go. Traditional hard disks spin at 5400 RPM (Revolutions per Minute) – making them more prone to data loss or damage if shocks or bumps are received. Conversely, the Eee PC is able to protect against such incidents, and is the perfect tool for outdoor computing – suitable as an ideal companion for reporters, wildlife photographers and other like-minded outdoor enthusiasts.

"Vital feedback from a wide variety of users have been received, which has spurred us on to create more options to cater to different user requirements." said Jerry Shen, CEO of ASUS.

Take a New Look with the 8.9 inch Display
Through extensive R&D, the inclusion of the 8.9" display screen does not affect the overall weight of the Eee PC 900, which remains below 1kg – making it easy for children and women to carry it around; and maintains the ultra portable theme that has become synonymous with the Eee PC. With this large screen size of 8.9", a resolution of 1024 x 600 is achieved – allowing users to view a single A4 page without the need to scroll left or right and making it much easier and more effective when reading or working on documents.

FingerGlide and Other User-Friendly Features
The new Eee PC will also incorporate an innovative FingerGlide feature that makes operating the Eee PC easy and convenient. For example, with just two simple finger movements on the touchpad, users will be able to zoom in and out of pictures (great for looking at image details), or scroll up and down for easier document viewing – making the Eee PC 900 more convenient to use.

"Due to its lightweight stature, most users will place the Eee PC on their laps or hold them in their hands during use. With the addition of the FingerGlide feature, users will find it even more convenient to use the Eee PC." commented Jerry Shen.

Furthermore, the Eee PC 900 pairs a 1.3M Pixel webcam with its wireless Internet connection capabilities for web conferences anywhere, anytime for easier web communications and increased work efficiency.

Providing Suitable Environments for Different Needs
To suit differing user requirements, the Eee PC 900 comes in both Microsoft Windows and Linux versions.

The Microsoft Windows version allows more experienced users to seamlessly utilize the Eee PC through the familiar Windows interface, and incorporates Windows Live features like Windows Live Messenger for instant messaging; and Windows Live Mail for consolidated email accounts on the user´s desktop. Complementing this is Microsoft Works, which equips the user with numerous office applications to work efficiently.

The Linux version is useful for users who desire an icon-driven and easy point-and-click interface. Well suited for children or users without any computer experience, it provides a fast boot-up time– ideal for fast Internet access while waiting for public transport, or taking notes on-the-go.





Source: ASUS Press Release
Links

Tags: asus  |  eee pc  |  pc

 PREVIOUS MORE NEWS GO BACK NEXT 


[ Go Back ]

Latest News
CD/DVD/HD-DVD/Blu-ray Information & Benchmark: DVDInfoPro 7.6.0.7

Foto della GPU Pascal GP108-300 che equipaggia la GeForce GT 1030

Gestire le partizioni con l'applicazione EaseUS Partition Master Free 12.0

Svelati i nuovi processori delle linee Xeon Gold e Xeon Platinum di Intel

id Software: Quake Champions e un nuovo engine sono ottimizzati per Ryzen e Vega

AMD rilascia il driver grafico Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.4.4

Cloud Computing Utilities: Microsoft OneDrive 17.3.6799.0207

GeForce Setup & Tweaking: NVIDIA GeForce Experience 3.5.0.76

AMD riduce il prezzo dei processore high-end per desktop Ryzen 7 1800X

AMD: la prima Radeon Vega è ai livelli delle Geforce GTX 1080 Ti e Titan Xp
more News 
Latest Utilities Latest Drivers
DVDInfoPro 7.6.0.7

EaseUS Partition Master Free Edi...

Microsoft OneDrive 17.3.6799.0207

NVIDIA GeForce Experience 3.5.0....

McAfee Stinger 12.1.0.2348
more Utilities 
AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLi...

Intel Rapid Storage Technology 1...

AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLi...

AMD Radeon Software Crimson ReLi...

Samsung NVM Express Driver 2.2
more Drivers 
Latest Trailers Latest Screenshots
id Software discusses Ryzen

The Surge - Combat

Star Wars Battlefront II: Full L...

Quake Champions - Slash Champion

Quake Champions - Anarki Champion
more Trailers 
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III

Star Wars Battlefront II

WipEout Omega Collection

Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 - #2

Gran Turismo Sport #2
more Screenshots 
Latest Demos Latest Patches
NVIDIA GameWorks Flow - in DX12

Unity Adam demo - The Full Film

Forza Horizon 3 Demo

[Official] METAL GEAR SURVIVE: T...

Unity Adam Demo - Full Version
more Demos 
DOOM Update #2

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Patch...

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Patch...

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Patch...

Star Wars Battlefront - Update D...
more Patches 

Advertising
Help

Search 3dfxzone.it
Search network
Search with tags
Sitemap
Translator

Other Services

Feed RSS



Print This
Our History

Contact Us

User Support
Advertising
Partnership
Banner Exchange
Webmaster
Main menu

Our Network
3dfxzone.it
AMDZone.it
ATIZone.it
HWSetup.it
ForumZone.it
NVIDIAZone.it
UnixZone.it
Hosted Sites
KoolSmoky Home
Rosario Gallery
 
Hardware Setup    |    Site Map    |    Translator    |    News Archive    |    Links    |    Contact Us    |    Legal Notes    |    Privacy
 
On line since Q1 2001    |    Web Application and Contents © 3dfxzone.it    |    All Rights Reserved