Editors Liked

  • Seamless HD-movie playback, Excellent performance, Sexy looks, Decent price point
  • Dualcore performance; thin profile; comfortable keyboard; Ion graphics; 2GB RAM
  • A large display screen, multimedia features and a solid graphics card enhance the Asus Eee PC 1201N
  • Ion powered graphics makes multimedia experience highly enjoyable, Good ergonomics
  • Large, highresolution screen for a netbook, Good video performance, Ion chipset
  • Big, high res screen for a netbook, Better video performane due to the Ion chipset
  • ION graphics for gaming. Dual core Atom processor good for Windows 7. Hi-res screen
  • Dual-core Atom processor. Nvidia's Ion platform benefits smooth HD playback and light 3D gaming. Lightweight. Full size keyboard. Fastest netbook available. Large 12-inch widescreen. HDMI port included. 2GB of RAM standard
  • Excellent for midrange gamming, dual core processor and Nvidia GPU give great performance, 12 inch screen is large for a standard netbook, affordable
  • Dual-core Atom processor, solid gaming graphics for a Netbook, large screen, affordable for its features
  • Great overall performance, Superb graphics, Good keyboard, Accurate touchpad
  • Great build quality, Responsive touchpad, Nice display

Editors Didn't Like

  • Sound volume could be better, We expected a slightly better gaming experience
  • Middlin' battery life; hard drive not easily upgradable; smudgeprone
  • A low battery life and heavier design are drawbacks for this netbook
  • Battery life is not the highest out there
  • Expensive, 2GB memory limit
  • Much more expensive than most netbooks, 2GB max memory limits usefulness
  • Noisier than standard Atom netbooks. Battery life only four hours. Price not much less than considerably more powerful laptops
  • Battery life is a tradeoff
  • Touch pad is small, battery life is low
  • Awkward touch pad, mediocre battery life
  • Mediocre battery life, Single narrow touchpad button, Weak viewing angles, Long recharging time
  • Only slightly faster single core Atom with NVIDIA ION, Poor battery life compared to single core netbooks