Asus Eee PC 1008P Seashell Karim Rashid Collection

Asus Eee PC 1008P Seashell from the Karim Rashid Collection in Glossy Hot Pink
Asus Eee PC 1008P Seashell from the Karim Rashid Collection in Glossy Hot Pink

Combining technology with feminine design has always been a challenge for most hardware companies. Not for Asus. Asus has teamed up with industrial designer Karim Rashid to produce awe-inspiring netbooks: the Asus Eee PC 1008P Seashell Karim Rashid Collection.

“Elegant Techno-chic Digi-wave” is how the 1008P is described. This thing of beauty comes in Glossy Hot Pink and Matte Coffee Brown. It has a 10.1″ LCD display. It’s ultra-slim at only 1 inch thick and lightweight at only 1.145 kg.

Continue reading Asus Eee PC 1008P Seashell Karim Rashid Collection

Asus Seashell Mouses

ASUS Seashell Mouses
ASUS Seashell Mouses

I need one of this in my life! I have my very own Asus Seashell netbook: an Asus Eee PC 1005HA. The Seashell netbooks are known for their sleek design, glossy finish, and high powered processors with as much as 11 hours battery life like that in the 1005P.

And now to complete the Seashell experience, Asus is releasing the Seashell Mouses. The Seashell Mouses are optical mouse devices which have the same sleek glossy look of the Seashell netbooks. And it comes in the same colors as the netbooks, too.

Continue reading Asus Seashell Mouses

The New Asus U Series Bamboo Collection

An eco-friendly notebook? You bet! Drawing inspiration from their own motto of “Inspiring Innovation. Persistent Perfection,” Asus continues to introduce products to the market that just makes us go “Why didn’t I think of that?”

With a commitment to going green, Asus has introduced the new U Series Bamboo Collection. First launched in 2008, the new U Series reasserts Asus’ commitment to the belief that “protecting nature is a joint effort that unites us all, but it does not have to exclude innovative design, memorable style and powerful computing potential.”

Continue reading The New Asus U Series Bamboo Collection

Asus Slim External DVD-RW Drive

Asus Slim External DVD RW Drive
Asus Slim External DVD RW Drive

Being a multi-tasker on-the-go, owning and using my own netbook is very convenient and practical. I get to do all my work outside the house, attend meetings and presentations, and attend to tasks and chores without lugging around a bulky and heavy gadget. However, there is one accessory I need: an external optical disk drive (ODD).

I think the Asus Slim External DVD-RW Drive is exactly what I need. It is compact for easy mobility, has a smart flex USB cable, and it has an instant plug and play usability with a USB-driven power.

Continue reading Asus Slim External DVD-RW Drive

Asus Eee PC 1005P Seashell

Asus Eee PC 1005P Seashell Black
Asus Eee PC 1005P Seashell in Black

I am quite happy with my Asus Eee PC 1005HA. So I was excited to see that Asus has a new Eee PC: Eee PC 1005P Seashell.

The 1005P runs on an Intel Atom N450 processor and on ASUS Super Hybrid Engine technology. It also has an Express Gate, “an ancillary operating system that boots up in seconds” that allows you to multi-task at a fast speed. Just like what I do and need to do all the time.

It has a 10.1″ LED display, an ergonomic keyboard, and a multi-touch touchpad.

Continue reading Asus Eee PC 1005P Seashell