Pros

  • Big display; higher resolution than most netbooks
  • Excellent keyboard for a netbook

Cons

  • Severe motion smearing in fast action video
  • A bit bulky and heavy for a netbook

At A Glance

Asus delivers a netbook in an ultraportable skin, but price and performance may not satisfy.

Manufacturer’s Description

The Eee PC 1215N defies the notion of netbooks being designed just to cater to basic computing needs. The 1215N packs the Intel Atom D525 dual core processor, as well as the next generation NVIDIA ION discrete graphics processor with NVIDIA Optimus technology to deliver a netbook with hard-hitting multimedia performance capabilities.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://usa.asus.com