Pros

  • Includes a built-in camera

Cons

  • Sound is poor

At A Glance

This cream-colored 12.1-inch widescreen sports easy-to-use built-in still and video camera but poor sound.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://usa.asus.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number W5A
Inventory Number 24342
Processor
Processor type Pentium M 740
Processor speed 1730.0 MHz
Display
Display size 12.1 inches
Resolution 1280 x 800 pixels
Vertical Resolution 800
Graphics
Primary Graphics Chipset Intel 915GM Express
Storage
Drive size 40.0 GB
Floppy Drive No
Other storage Four-in-one media card reader
Battery
Battery Type Lithium ion
Vendor Rated Battery life 255.0 hours
Standard Number of Batteries 1.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Ports and Connections
Firewire 1
Available Interfaces
  • Audio - Headphone Out (1/8" Mini)
  • Audio - Microphone In (1/8" Mini)
  • FireWire Port
  • USB - Universal Serial Bus Port (x3)
  • Video - S-Video
Ethernet Type 10/100 Mbps
Four-in-one media card reader or Four-in-one media-card reader 1.0
Microphone input Yes
Headphone Jack Yes
Wireless connection 802.11 g
Bluetooth Yes
Slots Four-in-one media card reader
PC Card Slots 1
Memory
Memory size 500.0 MB
Memory type DDR2 SDRAM
Memory speed 400.0 MHz
Dimensions
Width 12.0 inches
Depth 9.6 inches
Height 1.3 inches
Weight 5.0 pounds
Weight with Accessories 5.0 pounds
Sound
Speakers Stereo
Other Features
Docking Station Port No
Devices Phone Cord
Input devices Touchpad
Hardware List phone cord
Pointing Device Touchpad
Case
Multipurpose Bay 8x/24x

Performance

Battery
Battery Life (Office Applications) 2:55   (hh:mm)
Multitasking
World Bench 6 Multitasking 796.0
Performance
World Bench 5 Rating Good
World Bench 5 Score 76.0
ACD Systems ACDSee 870.0
Musicmatch Jukebox 608.0
Discreet 3ds Max DirectX 466.0
Ahead Nero 1453.0
Windows Media Encoder 482.0
Roxio VideoWave 463.0
Adobe Photoshop 394.0
Microsoft Office XP 568.0
WinZip 517.0
Discreet 3ds Max OpenGL 502.0
Adobe Premiere 612.0
Number of Included Batteries 1.0
Mozilla 430.0