Category Archives: Netbook

HP Mini 5103 Dual-Core and Touchscreen Review (jkOnTheRun)

Lost in the hoopla of ASUS releasing the 12.1-inch Eee PC 1215N, as well as other netbooks that were recently released with dual-core Intel Atom CPUs, earlier this month HP updated it the 10.1-inch HP Mini 5103 netbook with a … Continue reading

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More Information on AMD Ontario and Zacate APUs, Availability

A few weeks ago, there was word that AMD would be demonstrating its AMD Fusion platform at IFA in Berlin, and they have now done so. The Fusion APUs that were demonstrated will be competing with Intel’s Pineview Atom platform. … Continue reading

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No USB 3.0 or Bluetooth 3.0 on 1215N? No Problem!

This is something that’s come up in a couple of emails to me, as well as various forums I follow. Some people are talking about the Asus Eee PC 1215N not having Bluetooth 3.0 and USB 3.0 support in the … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC 1215N Briefly in Stock at Amazon, Available Elsewhere

If you are looking for the latest dual-core Atom netbook from Asus, the 1215N, Amazon had them in stock earlier today and is now showing 2-4 weeks for orders to be fulfilled. Excaliber PC is showing some currently in stock, … Continue reading

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Netbook Sale at Amazon.com (Sep 5, 2010)

Amazon and some of their partners are having a decent netbook sale, either because of Labor Day weekend in the US, or because they are clearing out models ahead of the Dual Core Intel Atom N550-powered netbooks. Probably the best … Continue reading

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