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Asus shows off $200 ultraportable MeeGo netbook

Written by Andre Yoskowitz (Google+) @ 30 May 2011 10:47

Asus shows off $200 ultraportable MeeGo netbook Asus has launched the ultraportable Eee PC X101 netbook today, a device that can run Windows 7 or MeeGo.
The netbook is just 0.7 inches thick and weighs in at 2.1 pounds.

If you opt for the MeeGo model, the netbook will run you just $200, a new leg down in netbook pricing.

MeeGo, originally a mobile OS created by Intel and Nokia, includes an app store, runs perfectly on Intel Atom processors and has good third-party support (relatively).

The Eee PC X101 will run on a new Intel Atom N435 processor and a special X101H model will have a hard drive/SSD hybrid drive.

Here is a hands-on video via Engadget:

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