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ASUS Eee Box PC B206 showcased at CeBIT 2009

At CeBIT 2009, ASUS  has showcased the EEE BOX B206. This EEE box features ATI’s Radeon HD 3450 graphics card with 256MB of DDR2 memory. Here are its specifications:

  • Intel Atom N270 1.6GHz CPU
  • 1GB of SO-DIMM DDR2 memory
  • 160GB HDD+10GB Eee Storage
  • Gigabit LAN
  • 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth
  • Card Reader
  • 4 USB 2.0 ports
  • HDMI port with DVI-D via adapter
  • Dimensions: 222x178x26.9mm

Is ASUS going to advertise it as gamer’s EEE? Who knows? Anway, I was expecting to see it with Dual Core Atom processor. Imagine how powerful this nettop would have become then (dual core atom+ATI’s Radeon HD 3450 graphics card)

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A Celeron powered EEE-box. What?

Alright, we all know that the EEE box was launched with an Atom Processor. But, now the ASUS has now introduced a model with celeron processor. This is the same processor that is being used in the ASUS EEE 700 series and EEE 900. Everything else is similar to the one with atom processor.

Celeron is already quite old now. I see the point that that they want to keep the Atom processors for the netbooks, but using the celeron processor is not a wise move especially when the competition is getting fiercer in the netbox market too.

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EEE Box launched in India by ASUS – launch event pictures!

The world’s smallest, greenest and most cost effective desktop PC has been launched in India.

  • The ASUS Eee Box Delivers the Ultimate Space-saving, Power Efficient Computing Solution
  • Powered by Intel’s Atom processor ASUS Eee Box is the smallest desktop and consumes 90% less power than a normal PC
  • EEE Box launched in India by ASUS - launch event pictures!

ASUS in association with Intel today announced the launch of world’s greenest, quietest and the most cost effective desktop PC in India. The Eee Box which measures only 1L in size consumes 90% less power than normal desktop PCs and is one of the quietest desktop PC with only 26 decibels sound emission. This revolutionary product is targeted at the Small and Medium Enterprise (SMEs) and the Home Users segments in India.


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Asus Eee Box Officially Announced in Hong Kong

Asustek Computer’s Eee Box will be launched today (July 14) in the Hong Kong market, according to sources at Asustek Hong Kong.

The initial model – the B202 – includes a 1.6GHz Intel Atom processor, 1GB DDR2 memory, 80GB hard drive and Linux operating system. The PC also supports Gigabit Ethernet and 802.11b/g/n, with some models also featuring Bluetooth. The chassis is available in four colors: white, black, cherry red and green.

The B202 is said to consume 20W per hour, is smaller than an A4 sheet of paper, and is 16mm thick. The PC is priced at HK$2500 (US$320.36).