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Asus Eee PC 1011CX


Asus Eee PC 1011CX
Asus Eee PC 1011CX (Eee PC 1011 Series)
Intel Atom N2600 2 x 1.6 GHz, Cedarview-M
Graphics adapter
Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3600, Core: 400 MHz, DirectX 9.1,
1024 MB 
, DDR3, onboard
10.10 inch 16:10, 1024 x 600 pixel, HSD100IFW4A, LED, WSVGA, diagonal: 25.7 centimeters, glossy: no
Intel NM10
WDC Scorpio Blue WD3200BPVT-80JJ5T0, 320 GB 
, 5400 rpm
Realtek ALC269 @ Intel NM10 ICH
3 USB 2.0, 1 VGA, 1 HDMI, 1 Kensington Lock, Audio Connections: audio in (3.5 mm stereo mini-jack), Card Reader: SD, SDHC, MMC, RJ-45
Atheros AR8152 PCI-E Fast Ethernet Controller (10/100MBit/s), Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/)
height x width x depth (in mm): 36 x 262 x 178 ( = 1.42 x 10.31 x 7.01 in)
47 Wh Lithium-Ion, 6 cells, 10.8 Volt, 4400 mAh, type: A32-1015
Operating System
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter 32 Bit
Webcam: 0.3 Megapixel
Additional features
Netbook, 6 cell battery, AC adapter, manual, Adobe Reader 9, Microsoft Office 2010, E-Cam, ExpressGateCloud, Trend Micro Titanium, Windows Live, Software from Asus, 12 Months Warranty, Global Warranty including Pick-Up & Return Service in Germany and Austria, Color variants: Black or white, integrated stereo speakers and microphone, 3 GBytes of webspace
1.229 kg ( = 43.35 oz / 2.71 pounds), Power Supply: 144 g ( = 5.08 oz / 0.32 pounds)
299 Euro


Price comparison

Average Score: 88.5% - very good
Average of 2 scores (from 2 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 67%, features: 60%, display: 86% mobility: 98%, workmanship: 85%, ergonomy: 90%, emissions: 85%

Reviews for the Asus Eee PC 1011CX

85% Review Asus Eee PC 1011CX Netbook | Notebookcheck
Unspectacular. In February, Asus presented their new Eee PC 1011CX with an Intel Atom N2600 dual-core CPU and a 10.1 inch display, along with six other models. The chassis, however, has only changed to a limited extent over these years. In this review, we shed light on whether or not performance has improved and exactly what changes have been made, both externally and internally.
Asus Eee PC 1011CX – Review
Source: Gadgetmix English version
But taken as a whole, the 1011CX netbook is a let-down almost across the board. Processor-wise, nobody should buy anything less than the 1.86GHz N2800 chip in a netbook – its GPU is clocked faster too, and it offers a good 30% improvement over any other Atom chip to date.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/15/2012

Foreign Reviews

92% ASUS Eee PC 1011CX-BLK036S
Source: Notebookinfo German DE→EN version
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 04/03/2012
Rating: Total score: 92% performance: 85% display: 85% mobility: 100% ergonomy: 95% emissions: 85%


Intel Graphics Media Accelerator (GMA) 3600:

Integrated processor graphics card (e.g. in the Atom N2600) without dedicated memory. Most likely based on a PowerVR design similar to the GMA 500 but with higher clock rates.

These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.

» 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).

N2600: Dual core Atom CPU with an integrated SGX545 PowerVR graphics card and a video decoder.» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


This is a standard display format for tablet computers or small convertibles. You see more on the screen than on a smartphone but you can't use big resolutions well. On the other hand, mobility is not a problem.

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

Asus: ASUSTeK Computer Inc. is a major Taiwanese computer hardware manufacturer based in Taipei, founded in 1989. Under the Asus brand name, the company manufactures a wide range of products, including laptops, desktops, motherboards, graphics cards, monitors, smartphones and networking equipment, complete systems and PC components for end users.

Under the ROG (Republic of Gamers) brand name, ASUS manufactures gaming laptops known by gamers for their powerful specifications, dedicated graphics cards, high refresh rate displays and advanced cooling systems.

Beyond gaming, a wide range of notebooks are offered for different needs and budgets, from ultra-slim and lightweight ultrabooks to versatile 2-in-1 convertibles and budget-friendly options. In 2023, Asus had a 7% global market share of the PC market.

Customer satisfaction with ASUS notebooks concerns performance, the features, and the good price-performance ratio of ASUS notebooks. However, as with any brand, there are occasional reports of problems such as overheating, driver compatibility, or build quality issues.

88.5%: This is an above-average rating. Nevertheless, it should not be forgotten that about one fifth of all tested models receive a better rating.

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


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Stefan Hinum, 2012-04-11 (Update: 2012-05-26)