Asus Eee PC 1215B-SIV006M


Asus Eee PC 1215B-SIV006M
Asus Eee PC 1215B-SIV006M (Eee PC 1215 Series)
AMD E-350 1.6 GHz
Graphics adapter
12.1 inch 16:9, 1366x768 pixel, glossy: yes
1.5 kg ( = 52.91 oz / 3.31 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)
500 Euro


Average Score: 81.5% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 8 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 70%, features: 75%, display: 50% mobility: 96%, workmanship: 86%, ergonomy: 81%, emissions: 91%

Reviews for the Asus Eee PC 1215B-SIV006M

70% Asus Eee PC 1215B Review
Source: Laptop Mag English
ASUS is late to the AMD Fusion party, but the Eee PC 1215B offers slightly better overall performance than competing ultraportables from HP and Sony. And, at $439, the 1215B manages to undercut the competition, and is even $30 less expensive than its Ion counterpart (though the 1215N is better for gaming). Still, in this category, the HP dm1z is tops. For just $10 more, you get a snazzier design, 3GB of RAM, a 320GB, 7,200-rpm hard drive, and an extra hour of battery life. But if you want USB 3.0, good sound, and a good selection of software at a reasonable price, the 1215B is a strong value.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/20/2011
Rating: Total score: 70%
Asus EEE PC 1215B review – impressive mini laptop
Source: Netbooklive English
Nothing changed on the outside from the 1215N, there’s the same seashell body covered in matte rubbery plastic, same keyboard, trackpad and display. However, the 1215B is faster than the 1215N, especially in terms of graphics, so will be able to deal with any kind of HD content and some modern games as well. Plus, you get superior battery life and a smaller price. All these make the 1215B a winner. And with the 1215N being a popular pick, I’m pretty sure the 1215B will get its share of fame, although some might fear picking an AMD powered laptop these days (but there’s no reason to, as the new Fusion platform really is impressive).
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/12/2011

Foreign Reviews

82% Tastatur inklusive
Source: Connect - 9/11 German
Comparison, , Medium, Date: 09/01/2011
Rating: Total score: 82% performance: 81% features: 75% mobility: 98% ergonomy: 76%
84% Test Asus Eee PC 1215B Netbook
Source: Notebookcheck German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 06/14/2011
Rating: Total score: 84% performance: 59% display: 50% mobility: 93% workmanship: 86% ergonomy: 85% emissions: 91%
Asus Eee PC 1215B Test:
Source: nDevil German DE→EN
no purchase recommendation, loud fan, ramshackly keyboard, low battery runtime
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/24/2011
90% ASUS Eee PC 1215B netbook teszt
Source: HU→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/02/2011
Rating: Total score: 90%
Asus Eee PC 1215B
Source: Dinside NO→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/26/2011
Asus Eee PC 1215B
Source: Itsvet HR→EN
positive: high performance, low current consumption, excellent battery runtime; negative: narrow viewing angles
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/31/2011


AMD Radeon HD 6310: Integrated graphics card in the Zacate netbook processors (e.g. E-350 and E-240) featuring an UVD3 video decoder and no dedicated memory. Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
E-350: Dual Core low power processor with an integrated graphics cards. The processor is on a level with Celeron SU2300 (1.2 GHz) and the GPU part about as fast as an Nvidia ION (2).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

This screen diagoal is quite large for tablets but small for subnotebooks. Some convertibles are also represented with that size.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.

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

This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a 10-11 inch display-diagonal.

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.

In the notebook sector, Asus had a global market share of about 11% from 2014-2016, making it the fourth largest laptop manufacturer. In the smartphone sector, Asus is not among the Top 5 and has only a small market share (as of 2016).

81.5%: This rating should be considered to be average. This is because the proportion of notebooks which have a higher rating is approximately equal to the proportion which have a lower rating.
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Stefan Hinum, 2011-03-27 (Update: 2012-05-26)