For only $20 more than its single-core cousin, the Asus Eee PC 1015PEM's dual-core Atom CPU handles multitasking better, but this Netbook doesn't offer the features or performance we've seen in higher-priced "premium" alternatives.
For only a slight price increase over its single-core cousins, the Asus Eee PC 1015PEM's dual-core Atom CPU handles multitasking better, but this Netbook doesn't offer the features or performance we've seen in higher-priced "premium" alternatives.
Other than a new textured paint job, the Sirocco sports the same 10.1-inch display, Intel N550 dual-core Atom processor, and Windows 7 Starter operating system as the 1015PEM.
The latest wave of new holiday laptops and Netbooks for 2010 is here, and we've been testing and reviewing the most popular PCs, from entry-level systems starting at $250 to massive $1,000-plus gaming monsters.
The new Asus Eee PC 1015PEM packs a lot of advanced features into a small, relatively inexpensive design.
New dual-core Atom N550 Netbooks add a new wrinkle to the staid Netbook market, but how do they perform? We compare Asus' single- and dual-core Eee PC 1015P series.
USB 3.0 has been slow to arrive in laptops. There are a few models out there from top-tier PC makers with the high-speed connection technology. Why the dearth of systems?
Some of the cool high-end laptops from Asus we saw way back at CES 2010 are finally ready to hit the streets, including the Asus NX90J -- the Bang & Olufsen themed multimedia laptop we've been waiting for since January.