Asus has finally started shipping their Asus Eee Keyboard PC one and a half years after it was first unveiled at CES 2009. The device is also available at Amazon at a price of $599. Check out the tech specs here.
The Keyboard PC is an excellent piece of innovation that will integrate a mini computer to your keyboard (replacing the traditional numeric keypad) so that you may also work without an actual monitor in place. Additionally, it can also play music with the help of in-built speakers. But at $599, I think purchasing a device as this needs some rethought. Your thought?
Technical specifications of Asustek’s latest offering, the EeeKeyboard has been revealed. Here are the notable features on offer
Display : 5 inch 800 x 380 LED backlit display multitouch screen
Processor : Intel Atom N270
Internal Memory : 1GB DDR2 RAM
Storage : 16GB/32GB SSD
Connectivity : Wi-FI 802.11b/b/n and Bluetooth 2.1
OS : Windows XP
Accessories : 2 speakers, inbuilt mic, 3 USB 2.0 ports, HDMI output and VGA display
Battery life : 4 hours
The device will sell for $599. Expensive? I concur.Check out the video demo here.
The Asus Eee Keyboard PC has been in the works for quite some time. However, the Jonney Shih, the CEO at Asus has revealed that the company would finally launch the much awaited keyboard PC sometime this month.
The Keyboard PC is an innovative piece of harware that will integrate a mini computer to your keyboard that will enable you to work just on your keyboard without the need for a separate monitor. Also, with its in-built speakers, users will be able to play music, watch movies all from their keyboard. Interestingly, the Asus Eee Keyboard PC can also connect to computers in a traditional way or connect to other screens like those of TV.