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Upgrading my netbook!


Going from the Eee PC 1000 to the 1201n.

Why? Nvidia Ion baby.. HD movies (HDMI Out)!

And even some light gaming woohoo!

Asus Eee PC 1201n Specifications

  • Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium
  • Display: 12.1-inch LED-Backlit WXGA display (1366 x 768)
  • CPU: Intel Atom N330 Dual Core processor (1.6 GHz)
  • GPU: NVIDIA ION Graphics
  • Wireless Data Network: WLAN 802.11b/g/n (draft 2.4GHz n) and Bluetooth V2.1 + EDR
  • Memory: 2GB DDR2, 2 x SODIMM slot
  • Storage: 250GB HDD + 500GB ASUS WebStorage*
  • Camera: 0.3 megapixel
  • Audio: Hi-definition stereo speakers, high-definition audio CODEC, Microphone
  • Storage Cards: 2-in-1 MMC, SD(SDHC) flash card slot
  • Input/Output: 1 x VGA port (D-sub 15-pin for external monitor), 1 x HDMI, 3 x USB 2.0 ports, 1 x LAN RJ-45, 2 x audio jacks (Headphone & Mic-in)
  • Battery Pack: 5 hours**, 6-cell Li-Ion battery†
  • Dimensions: 11.54 (W) x 8.11 (D) x 1.06~ 1.30 (H) inches
  • Weight: 3.22 lbs
  • Color: Silver
  • Now to decide… It comes with Windows 7 Home Premium (MS you’re lame)

    So I’ll test drive that a bit possibly upgrade to the 64 bit version and then..

    Maybe go hackintosh and see how she runs ze Snow Leopard

    And / OR

    Go back to good ‘le faithful – Ubuntu 9.10 (Karmic Koala) with or without Netbook Remix.

    Time to Google the multi-boot OS options =)

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