Asus Eee Top - all in one PC with touchscreen
"All-in-one" PC become increasingly popular these days, with Apple's Mac market leader. By the way, why keep clumsy and noisy black box on his desk with a ton of wires hanging, when you can use stylish and wireless-all-in-one sitting at your desk and attracts attention? While this market is captured by Apple, many other manufacturers want a part of it with their own models. Asus, the leading player in the netbook market, decided to enter this domain. The company is expanding the borders of its Eee PC brand with the interesting hybrid of regular all-in-one PC and Tablet PC - and it looks very similar to all iMac owners. Let's look closer and examine this novelty.
Asus Eee Top - this is how it is called - is a very interesting all-in-one desktop, mainly because it is made with a capacity of Tablet PC - 15 spacious and bright. 6 Advanced LCD is touch-enabled, making it possible to work with it without a mouse or keyboard at all. Another thing that makes Asus Eee Top related to their brothers netbook is 1.6 GHz Intel Atom CPU, which is popular in ultraportable devices due to energy savings and performance characteristics. Eee Top will also be equipped with 160 GB hard drive, 1 GB DDR2 RAM, built-in 1.3 megapixel webcam and internal MMC / SDHC card reader.
While sold primarily Eee PC with Linux inside, it will be sold only with Windows XP (this is a subject to change, so we can see a Linux version later). However, the new instant-on feature (copied from the Voodoo Envy), which is called Express Gate, is based on Linux, and offers the ability to use basic functions like internet browsing, listening to music and talking on Skype, even without need to boot into Windows - Shell started in seconds, so it is very useful if you want to quickly send a letter or listening to music.
This show interesting model that Asus is not limited to only netbooks, the company wants to expand its product range with new experimental models. This hybrid contains the best parts of each of its sides - the portability and touch screen Tablet PC and is clean, with good hardware into all-in-one PC. Let's wait until it will be released, will be a very reasonable purchase price of $ 700 will not change.