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Asus Eee PC 1004DN Series

Asus Eee Pc 1004DNProcessor: Intel Atom N280
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 4500M
Display: 10.2 inch
Weight: 1.5kg
Price: 900 euro
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mobility: 80%, workmanship: - %, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

 

Asus Eee Pc 1004DN

Specifications

Asus Eee Pc 1004DNNotebook: Asus Eee Pc 1004DN
Processor: Intel Atom N280
Graphics Adapter: Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 4500M
Display: 10.2 inch, 16:9, 1024x600 pixels
Weight: 1.5kg
Price: 900 euro
Links: Asus homepage
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ASUS Eee PC 1004DN
Source: Inside HW English
ASUS Eee PC 1004DN presents complete solution that has much more functions compared to previous netbooks that we tested. On its path to success there are few obstacles. First of all we don’t know the retail price, so in case it is close to some notebooks it cannot be recommended. Secondly, new chipset did bring new features, but it also had impact on autonomy. Our sample did get slightly warmer than we liked it to be, and autonomy is good but thanks to huge, back sticking out, 6-cell battery. There are netbooks with smaller batteries and better autonomy, which is one of the decisive factors when it comes to netbooks. Final judgment can be made only after acknowledgement of retail price. For now we can say that ASUS with Eee PC 1004DN made a step in right direction, and that this new concept definitely deserves our award.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/22/2009
Rating: mobility: 80%
Asus EeePc 10004DN. Asus introduce su nueva generación de Netbook.
Source: Hispazone Spanish ES→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/20/2009
Rating: mobility: 80%

 

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Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Incorporated, a Taiwanese multinational company, produces motherboards, graphics cards, optical drives, PDAs, computer monitors, notebook computers, servers, networking products, mobile phones, computer cases, computer components, and computer cooling systems. The company's 2007 revenues reached US$6.9 billion. ASUS also produces components for other manufacturers. The Eee PC initiated the netbook boom in 2008.

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Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 4500M: The graphics core of the Intel GL40 and GS40 chipset features a slower clocked GMA 4500MHD (400 versus 533 MHz). Because of the slower core speed, full Blu-Ray Logo support is not given and the gaming performance is a bit worse.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.


Intel Atom: The Intel Atom series is a 64-Bit (not every model supports 64bit) microprocessor for cheap and small notebooks (so called netbooks), MIDs, or UMPCs. The speciality of the new architecture is the "in order" execution (instead of the usual and faster "out of order" execution). Therefore, the transistor count of the Atom series is much lower and, thus, cheaper to produce. Furthermore, the power consumption is very low. The performance per Megahertz is therfore worse than the old Pentium 3M (1,2 GHz on par with a 1.6 GHz Atom).

N280:

Power efficient, cheap and slow Netbook single core CPU. Because of the in-order execution, the performance per MHz is worse than Core Solo or Celeron M processors. Compared to the N270, the N280 is only minimally higher clocked and offers a higher FSB.


10.2: The netbook/subnotebook has a quite small display format. Nonetheless, it is a common format for netbooks. The advantage is, that the subnotebook/netbook can be small dimensioned and can be carried easily. Further the small display has the advantage, that it needs few energy, which improves the battery runtime and in consequence the mobility. The disadvantage is that the reading of texts is a bit exhausting for the eyes. It is difficult to use high resolutions.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


1.5 kg:

This sub-notebook weighs less than the average of all notebooks and represents a medium class of weight among the sub-notebooks. 11 inch displays are normal for this class of weight.

1.5 kg:


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» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Author: Stefan Hinum, 2009-08-19 (Update: 2012-05-26)