Thursday, March 05, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Toshiba Starts Shipping 20-Megapixel CMOS Image Sensor For Mobile Devices
Larger iPad Production Pushed Back For September:
Intel Outlines 2015 Gaming News at GDC
HBO, Apple To Launch Video Streaming Service: report
Xbox One wireless controller Adapter Coming To Windows PCs
Samsung, Oculus To Launch Gear VR Mobile Device Headsets This Year
Nvidia Demonstrates The Massive Titan X Graphics Card
IBM Buys AlchemyAPI
Active Discussions
Newbie
Need serious help!!!!
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Hello
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
sanyo e6 camera
 Home > News > PC Parts > Asustek...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, October 17, 2007
Asustek Launches Affordable Laptop


Taiwan computer maker Asustek on Tuesday launched a low-cost laptop computer targeting children, elderly people and low-income users in the developing world.

Asustek described "Eee PC" as easy to work, play and learn, which Asustek chief executive officer Johnny Shih said made it more competitive.

"The 'Eee PC' is our answer to where the next one billion users of personal computers are going to come from," Shih told reporters at the product launch news conference.

Asustek also aims to attract more general users hoping it could be seen as their second computer.

The laptop has a weight of 0.89 kilograms and comes with the 7-inch Eee PC features compact mobility, wireless capability and large flash-based storage capacity.

Originally designed on the Linux operating system, the Eee PC will also become available with the option of shifting to Microsoft's Windows platform when it hits store shelves next month.

The model launched Tuesday carries a price tag of 11,000 Taiwan dollars (337.4 US). Three other models of the line will hit the market before the end of next month, with separate prices of 7,999 Taiwan dollars (245.4 US), 9,900 Taiwan dollars (303.7 US), and 13,888 Taiwan dollars (426 US).

Asustek expected shipment of the PC model at 300,000 units in the three months to December.


Previous
Next
Apple's Leopard to Hit Stores Oct 26        All News        Microsoft Sees Fast Unified Communications Growth
Sanyo Gives Up Plan to Sell Its Chip Unit     PC Parts News      Intel X38 Roundup

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
New ASUS Designo MX27AQ Monitor Shipping At $499
New ASUS ZenBook UX305 Ultrabook Starts at $699
ASUS Announces The B85M-Gamer Mainboard
ASUS Gaming Hardware Line-up at CES 2015
Asus ROG Spatha Gaming Mouse Debut At CES
ASUS Introduces ZenFone Zoom, ZenFone 2, Transformer Book Chi At CES
ASUS Announces Strix 2 Gaming Headset
Asus To Release More Wearable Devices Next Year
ASUS Xonar U3 Plus USB Sound Card Released
New Asus Dual-camera Zenfone Coming At CES
New Asus Strix 7.1 Surround Gaming Headset Released
ASUS Announces The Z97-Pro Gamer Motherboard

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .