Asus is the largest manufacture of the Motherboards for computer's,They are also famous for its Netbook's Brand Eee PC.
The Asus recently announced there new Eee pc called X101 and X101H.
Both the Netbooks comes with the some what same price Tag around $200.
The Specification of these netbook's are some what similar. But the difference is in there Dimension,Storage,Weight and Interface .
The X101 is little thinner than X101H .
X101H on top & X101
X101 Dimension : 262 x 180 x 17.6 mm (WxDxH)
X101H Dimension : 262 x 180 x 22 mm (WxDxH)
Since the X101 is holding a Solid State drive the Asus managed to reduce the size.
The X101H Holds more data than X101.
X101 Storage Capacity : 2.5" SATA 8GB Solid State Drive.
X101H Storage Capacity : 2.5" SATA 250GB / 320GB HDD
The X101H Comes in two variants one with Meego OS and other with Windows 7 Starter.
The X101H with Meego OS holds 250GB ,while the Windows holds the 320GB.
The X101 is preloaded with Meego OS only due to the 8GB space. Since it is using Solid State Drive the X101 is faster in booting & accessing data than X101H.
The X101H is little heavy than X101
X101 Weight : 0.92 Kilo with a 3 cell battery pack
X101H weight : 1 Kilo with a 3 cell battery pack
Since the X101 is holding a Solid State drive and less interface components the Asus managed to reduce weight
The X101H give more interface port's than X101.
X101 : 2 X USB 2.0 ports , 1 X Headphone Jack & a Micro SD card reader
X101H : 1 X VGA Connector , 2 X USB 2.0 ports , 1 x LAN RJ-45 port , 1 X Headphone Jack & 1 x SD/ SDHC/ MMC card reader
The Asus X101 and X101H is have the same specification like both of them are loaded with
1) Intel® Atom™ N435 / N455 Processor [Average]
2) RAM : DDR3, 1 x SO-DIMM, 1GB ( Expandable upto Maximum 2GB ) [Excellent]
3) Wireless Network : WLAN 802.11 b/g/n @2.4GHz & Bluetooth V 3.0 [Excellent]
X101 thinnest of all
4) Camera : 0.3 M Pixel Camera [Bad]
5) Audio : High Quality Speaker [Average]
6) Color : Black, Red, White, Brown [Excellent]
7) Screen : 10.1" LED Backlight WSVGA (1024x600) [Excellent]
Additional features :
X101 will have 2 GB Dropbox Web Storage
X101H will have 3 GB Web Storage
Asus Express gate : Asus introduced an Operating system called Express gate cloud where asus claims that you can access the computer with out loading the Windows Os and boot up in just 8 seconds. It will help you go online, watch movies, photos etc.
Both of the Netbook's are in a price range of $200 , The netbooks from the different manufacture with same specification cost more than that.
Battery Backup not happy
But we have not so happy with the back up power.since the netbook with the same specs are available in 6 cell which give more than 7 Hours of battery life.
Overall looks and performance is Good
Some how Asus managed to reduce the size and weight and the Netbook over appearance is better and give better look.Since it is using the Intel chip and put an option for expanding RAM is good. asus have two storage option and the new Asus express gate os.