Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. For us, it’s a stellar mix of style and substance, and it’s hard to not recommend if you’re in the market for a netbook. Netbooklive All the above are backed up by the reviews given by the current owners of this device. While its performance is par for the netbook course, a great keyboard, attractive design and fantastic battery life help it to stand out from the crowd. In the smartphone sector, Asus is not among the Top 5 and has only a small market share as of I put some nice Karmic koala ubuntu 9. The HA is a compromise.

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Probably ASUS’s finest Eee PC to date, the HA boasts much of the style and performance of its predecessor but with an enviably enhanced battery life, user-friendly keyboard and unobtrusive touchpad. Sign up now Username Password Remember Me. Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: There’s no reason we can’t get some netbooks that don’t have super glossy exteriors that show off every little fingerprint or smudge.

The overall thickness has been marginally reduced, but this is pretty marginal based on my memory. Single Review, online available, Long, Date: We have touched base with the mite and clarified the question: The low price for a feature-rich if one can say that about a netbook machine, fantastic keyboard, fast performance, good driver support and on-board utilities make the HA-P a top pick.

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There wee a couple of drawbacks, notably the trackpad and overall system performance, but in terms of best in class netbook devices, this is one of the top. Quality journalism is made possible by advertising.

ASUS Eee PC HA Review

In the world of netbook computing, there is often not a lot separating one device from another. Previously a larger panel provided access to both the memory slot and the hard drive; now you get a small panel that only provides access to the memory. It’s way way way way faster in ubuntu, then I partioned it and installed xp professiona, which to my surprise was very fast as well.

The keys are slightly smaller than the keys on an average notebook but the spacing between the keys is quite limited. Netbooklive All the above are backed up by the reviews given by the current owners of this device.

ASUS Eee PC 1005HA Review

Horizontal viewing angles are better with colors staying accurate at extremely wide viewing angles with just a little bit of color wash out.

The Synaptics touchpad used on the HA is likewise identical to the gesture-enabled model on the HA. Still, those looking for long run times and great networking should really check out the new seashell design from ASUS.

The speakers produce good volume enough to fill a small room and there is minimal distortion even at higher volume levels. It’s so light and compact, you can take it anywhere with you!

The other features are typical of current netbooks, with minor bonus points for the inclusion of It maintains the netbooj weight and thin design of the earlier Seashell models, while adding a screen that makes working with it feel much more like using a full-size notebook, all at a price not much higher than its smaller brothers’.


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For what it’s worth, white netbooks don’t have as much of a problem with showing smudges. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

Geekmontage Physically, this netbook looks beautiful. With support for Also, this comes with a partitioned hard drive. We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. HDTune for the built-in hard drive: The overclock is too small to matter, though we might say the same about the N compared to the N The new clamshell design we first saw in the Yes, on paper there’s not much to get excited about with the latest Eee PC since it features the same processor, integrated graphics, and standard inch display seen in almost every netbook, but in this case the whole may indeed be greater than the sum of its parts.

You’ll be sacrificing the heralded “Seashell” design and buying a netbook that pretty much looks like every other one, but if glitz and pizzazz don’t matter much to you, we’d argue that the HE could serve your needs for a little less, depending on the deals you find out there. The latest Eee PC boasts the longest runtime of any netbook to date at a very good price.