The touch pad is perfectly usable, but the texture on it–made up of tiny raised bumps–isn’t everyone’s favorite, although it gives good tactile feedback as you move across the touch-pad surface. That said, it isn’t plastered with tape on the inside as is the Eee PC and most folks will never open up their machine to appreciate or not the internal aesthetic. Only the right Shift keys seem to be unnaturally small. Microphone, headphones, Card Reader: Please, switch off ad blockers. We intentionally show more ads when an adblocker is used. However, the latter has more of a consistent shape when looking at it from the side, while Seashell starts out thin and gradually increases in thickness as you follow it near the back of the system.

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Although Asus is constantly expanding and adapting its range of small and mobile mini-notebooks, the difference here is clear from the first glance.

The latest Eee PC boasts the longest runtime of any netbook to date at a very good price. Horizontal viewing angles are better with colors staying 1101ya at extremely wide viewing angles with just a little bit of color wash out. The Bad Slightly slower and more expensive than standard Netbooks.

Asus Eee PC HA Seashell Netbook Review > Asus Eee PC HA Impressions – TechSpot

Both are an attempt to inject a bit of style into 1101hz computer category where many models look like they were cobbled together from spare parts. It has the main partition with the OS, as well as a secondary partition to store files on.

The Asus HA remains one of the best overall Netbooks available, but this model, even with a 3G antenna, is starting to feel a bit long in the tooth. Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. It offers a contemporary design, crisp matte display, good build quality and decent battery life compared to the majority of netbooks out there.


The Eee PC is the latest addition to Asus’ Seashell range, which focuses on extreme portability and usability.

There’s still enough room for standard VGA and Ethernet jacks on the sides, but just barely. The left side netboo hides the smallest AC adapter port I have ever seen; it’s even smaller than the headphone jack is.

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Obviously, overclocking your CPU will have an impact on battery life, and generate more ese, although we didn’t run into any stability issues while using the system. The new clamshell design we first saw in the So take a look for yourself to see if this fits your netbook needs.

To follow in its shoes, Asus has taken the unusual step of releasing two HA models to cater for different price points. From left to right: You’ll be sacrificing the heralded “Seashell” design and buying a netbook that pretty much looks like every other one, but if glitz and pizzazz don’t matter much to you, we’d argue that the HE could serve your needs for a little less, depending on the deals you find out there.

In the smartphone sector, Asus is not among the Top 5 and has only a small market share as of PC Advisor Hey, it’s only fair. The most recent addition to the huge Eee PC roster has been the Seashell series, which ditches the clunky, angular designs of old for curvier, slimmer profiles. Asus Eee PC HA Impressions From the outside the HA looks similar to other modern Eee models, with its recognizable wedge-shape and black plastic lid with the Asus nameplate plastered near the middle.

Asus Eee PC 1101HA

Probably ASUS’s finest Eee PC to date, the HA boasts much of the style and performance of its predecessor but with an enviably enhanced battery life, user-friendly keyboard and unobtrusive touchpad. Asus homepage Asus notebook section. This is a rather 11001ha placement for such a button but at least there’s the option, while on the right is the system power switch.


The high resolution inch display, larger keyboard, and easily overclocked processor make this little laptop a compelling option if you’re looking for a cheap travel companion. This weight is typical for big tablets, small subnotebooks, ultrabooks and convertibles with a inch display-diagonal.

Asus Eee PC 1005HA

As I’ve mentioned before, two separate click buttons would have been better in my opinion, but it seems the single piece design is popular with manufacturers these days as every notebook and netbook I have worked with recently used this same configuration. We show the least amount of ads whenever possible. The slightly larger display, coupled with the higher resolution, makes the onscreen experience less claustrophobic, and better suited for navigating larger Web pages or long office docs.

In Netbook use, it can be noticeably slower than the N-series Atoms, and that’s unfortunate because any additional performance hurdles are especially annoying for Netbooks, which are already fairly pokey under the best of circumstances. Only the right Shift keys seem to be unnaturally small. You can see just how svelte the HA is in the profile shot. With the lid open it’s evident that the The extra USB port makes a big difference if you like to plug in, say, a mouse, a USB storage device and a 3G dongle all at the same time.