Asus has launched the Eee PC S101, which is especially designed for fashion conscious individuals. The 1 kg and 1.8cm thick netbook is available in brown, champagne and graphite color. The netbook is available in two variants – 16GB solid state drive and 160GB hard disk drive model. Some other features of the newly launched product include:
- It supports Wi-Fi 802.11n.
- Bluetooth V2.0.
- Encrypted 20GB internet storage facility called Eee storage.
- Integrated 4-in-1 flash card reader to support more formats.
- Supported flash memory types are MS-Pro, memory stick, SD and MMC.
- 10.2” wide active matrix LED-backlit display.
- Super hybrid engine for better energy efficiency and longer battery life.
- 5 hours battery back-up.
Stanley Wu, Country Head, Asus India said, “Asus Eee PC S 101 has raised the standard of netbooks. By seeing the changing preferences of customers, we have combined style with the other needs of fashion conscious travelers and business professionals. Customers will now have more choices in terms of style and they don’t have to compromise on functionality. We expect that the new product will lead our netbook sales in India”.
The netbook is available with MS Windows XP Home edition operating system. The Microsoft version offers more configuration avenues and wider spread of applications to users with moderate to substantial computing experience. The Eee PC S101 comes with a 1 year warranty & 6 months battery warranty and is available at an approx price of Rs. 27,990.