Even though the whole world has stopped selling mini notebooks (popularly known as netbooks), Asus is still busy churning out these amazing little things. This time, however, they have released one with Intel Celeron 847 1.1GHz processor. The model is called F201E and it has pretty decent specs.
You get 11.6 inch screen, 1366 x 768 pixel resolution, 2GB RAM, 320GB hard disk and Windows 8 operating system. The price of it will be 329 Euros / dollars. You can also go for the Ubuntu model which will, infact you slightly better specs – 4GB RAM and 500GB hard disk. Nice. Common features include 802.11n Wi-Fi, 1x USB 3.0 port, 2x USB 2.0 ports, 0.3 MP camera, multi card reader and 5200mAh battery that promises 5 hours of runtime.
Performance of this Intel Celeron 847 should be somewhat better than the Atom Z2760 that is going to be used in variety of entry level Windows 8 tablets like Asus ME400C, Samsung Ativ Tab and so on. [atom z2760 benchmark by mobilityupdate.com]
Z2760, according to mobilityupdate.com, got 679 score in the passmark benchmark, and on the other hand, the Celeron 847 got 949. To find out more about it, read our Intel Celeron 847 benchmark review.