Summary: After all is said and done I really like the Asus Eee 1215N. This machine lacks the performance of other netbooks in encoding multimedia, but it is a class standout when it comes to battery life.
Pros: Awesome battery life, Great style, Low price, Great graphics
ASUS Eee PC 1215B Netbook Review (AMD Fusion Brazos APU)
10 July 2011
Excerpt: ASUS’s Eee PC 1215B is the newest player in netbook segment and equipped with AMD’s Fusion Brazos APU (APU is short for Accelerated Processing Unit). An APU combines a northbridge, a CPU and a GPU on the same chip. This ultra portable has got much potential then any other netbook in this segment.
Conclusion: The 1215 is difficult to classify, and thus even more difficult to conclude on. While most people label it a netbook, I wouldn’t strictly call it so—I tend to define netbooks as anything with a 10” screen running Atom at a sub-$400 price point.
Summary: New in old. The Taiwanese Company, Asus, has also refreshed its netbook line-up and now offers the Eee PC 1215B. An AMD C-50 APU, including the dedicated AMD Radeon HD 6250 graphics, a 2 GB DDR3 RAM and a 320 GB hard disk capacity in a familiar case awaits us.
Pros: Stylish design and stability, Interface array, Generous keyboard, Low noise level, Efficient cooling system, The generous keyboard, the good battery runtimes and the low noise and temperature emissions.
Cons: Small scope of delivery, Unsmooth touchpad control, High gloss display, Average display rates, Permanently running fan, Better workmanship in details and a considerably better display with matt surface.
Summary: ASUS is late to the AMD Fusion party, but the Eee PC 1215B offers slightly better overall performance than competing ultraportables from HP and Sony. And, at $439, the 1215B manages to undercut the competition, and is even $30 less expensive than its Ion counterpart (though the 1215N is better for...
ASUS Eee PC 1215B with AMD Fusion Hands On (Video)
6 May 2011
Excerpt: The ASUS Eee PC 1215B is a new AMD Fusion powered ultraportable that delivers an impressive performance in a small package, and delivers great battery life at the same time. The Eee PC 1215B is available from Amazon.com for around $430, which is in line with many other AMD Fusion mini notebooks.