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ASUS Eee PC 1215P

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of ASUS Eee PC 1215P. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Laptops for all reviews. People are impressed by the portability and size. The usability and price also get good feedback. There are some negative comments about the battery, while comments are divided on the reliability.

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Consumer review by: Saturn (newegg.com)

Just great!

 

I've been extremely satisfied with the Asus Eee PC series.

This is my second Asus Eee netbook. I've had it for almost 4 years now and it's still going strong. Decent CPU speed, OK video hardware. Running Windows 7 Ultimate, Office 2010, and numerous games and videos flawlessly since I bought it

After about 3 years, I found the battery life dropped from about 8-9 hours on a full charge (when new) to only about 3 hours or less now. Mind you, I do use it an average of 9 hours a day, every day, since the day I bought it, so the current battery...

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: David T. (newegg.com)

Just great!

 

I've been extremely satisfied with the Asus Eee PC series.

This is my second Asus Eee netbook. I've had it for almost 4 years now and it's still going strong. Decent CPU speed, OK video hardware. Running Windows 7 Ultimate, Office 2010, and numerous games and videos flawlessly since I bought it.

After about 3 years, I found the battery life dropped from about 8-9 hours on a full charge (when new) to only about 3 hours or less now. Mind you, I do use it an average of 9 hours a day, every day, since the day I bought it, so the current battery...

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: David T. (newegg.com)

Awesome Netbook!

 

Bought this as an upgrade from my Eee PC 1005HE. The dual core processor is a vast improvement, as is the 12" scrren. VERY happy with this little wonder!

Hard drive cannot be replaced or upgraded without lifting off the entore keyboard assembly and voiding the warrantee. Unlike previous models, it can ONLY be accessed by removing the heat shield beneath the keyboard. Ram compartment has 2 slots, but...

Nov, 2011

Consumer review by: Gueorgui S. (newegg.com)

Great little netbook

 

I remember reading keyboard is cheap which is not true keyboard feels sturdy and a very good size

Really awesome little netbook runs Linux mint "almost" out of the box battery life around 4 hours depending on what youre doing watching movies you would probably be able to squeeze in 2

This is a personal preference and I am not going to knock off a egg for it the track pad is actually a little big for my liking and if not care full if you touch it with the side of your left/right hand and try moving it with the other the mouse...

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Great little netbook

 

I remember reading keyboard is cheap which is not true keyboard feels sturdy and a very good size

Really awesome little netbook ; runs Linux mint "almost" out of the box ; battery life around 4 hours depending on what youre doing ; watching movies you would probably be able to squeeze in 2

This is a personal preference and I am not going to knock off a egg for it ; the track pad is actually a little big for my liking and if not care full if you touch it with the side of your left/right hand and try moving it with the other the mouse...

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: Stephen L. (newegg.com)

EEE PC approaches laptop performance / quality

 

on my 3rd eee pc...started with the 7" , then moved to a 10"....loved the 1000ha 10" model , decided to "right=size" up again.....I DO like the bigger screen , and I must say the performance increase over the single atom is REALLY noticeable...it...

Lightweight , inexpensive , versatile , pretty good screen with plenty of real estate , lots of storage , more than reasonable performance for the price , good i/o , very little bloatware , pretty easy to setup and customize , good size keyboard ,...

feels a bit cheap , but hey, it IS cheap...glossy screen

Jun, 2011

Consumer review by: rizal1992 (ciao.co.uk)

Asus 1215P in my Opinion

 

I buy this one a years ago because of its price. I decide to bought it with a minimum knowledge about computer. a bought it for using "Microsoft Word" only. As long as I use this just for that purpose, I feel this computer is good enough. Oh yes, of...

Good perormance, Good PC specification, Cheap

No graphic card, No Bluetooth

Mar, 2013

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:HD / HDA
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Number of built-in speakers:2

Battery

Battery Capacity:4400
Battery life (max):6 / 7 / 8
Battery performance:4400
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Number of battery cells:6

Camera

Front camera:Y
Front camera resolution (numeric):0.3
Swivel webcam: No

Certificates

Energy Star certified: Yes

Design

Color of product:Black / Red / Silver
Form Factor:Clamshell
Product type:Netbook

Display

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Aspect Ratio:16:9
Display Diagonal:12 / 12.1
Display number of colors:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1366 x 768
Display surface:Matt
HD type:Not supported
LED backlight: Yes
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Energy Management

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:40
Power supply:40 / 47

Graphics

Discrete graphics adapter:N
Discrete graphics adapter model: No
On-board graphics adapter: Yes
On-board graphics adapter base frequency:200
On-board graphics adapter family:Intel GMA
On-board graphics adapter model:Integrated / Intel GMA 3150 / No

Keyboard

Full-size keyboard: Yes
Keyboard Layout:Alphanumeric / QWERTY
Keyboard type:Alphanumeric / QWERTY
Numeric keypad: No
Pointing device:Touchpad
Windows keys: Yes

Memory

Internal memory:1 / 2
Internal memory type:DDR-SDRAM / DDR3-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory:2 / 4
Memory clock speed:1066
Memory form factor:SO-DIMM
Memory layout:1 x 1
Memory layout (slots x size):1 x 1
Memory slots:1x SO-DIMM / 2x SO-DIMM

Networking

3G: No
4G:N
Bluetooth:No / Yes
Bluetooth version:3.0 / 3.0+HS
Cabling technology:10/100Base-T(X)
Ethernet LAN:Y
Ethernet LAN connection: Yes
Ethernet LAN data rates:10,100 / 10,100,1000
Networking features:Fast Ethernet / Fast Ethernet, WLAN
SIM card support: No
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Optical Drive

LightScribe: No
Optical Drive Type: No

Other Features

Assisted GPS (A-GPS): No
Audio system:HD / HDA
Display:LCD / TFT
External display:N
Graphics:GMA 3150 / HD Graphics / ION 2
Graphics adapter:GMA 3150 / HD Graphics / ION 2
Graphics adapter family:Intel / NVIDIA
Infrared data port: No
Power supply type:AC/DC
Wake-on-LAN ready: Yes
Weight:3.2
Wireless Technology:802.11 b/g/n / 802.11b/g/n / IEEE 802.11 b/g/n

Packaging Data

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC / Yes
Handheld remote control: No

Performance

GPS:No / Yes
GPS (satellite):N / Y

Ports & interfaces

CardBus PCMCIA slot type: No
Combo headphone/mic port:No / Yes
DC-in jack: Yes
Docking connector: No
DVI port: No
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports:1
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports quantity:1
ExpressCard slot: No
HDMI ports quantity:1
Headphone outputs:1 / 2
Microphone in: Yes
Port replicator: No
S/PDIF out port: No
SmartCard slot: No
TV out:N
TV out port: No
TV-out:N
USB 2.0 ports quantity:3
VGA (D-Sub) ports quantity:1

Power

AC adapter frequency:50/60
AC adapter input voltage:100 - 240
AC adapter output voltage:19
AC adapter power:40
Power supply:40 / 47

Processor

Bus type:DMI
Chipset:Intel NM10
Conflict Free processor:N / Y
ECC supported by processor:N
FSB Parity: No
Motherboard chipset:Intel NM10
Number of Processing Die Transistors:17 / 176
Processing die size:87
Processor:D525 / N550 / N570
Processor cache:1
Processor cache type:L2
Processor codename:Pineview
Processor cores:1 / 2
Processor family:Intel Atom / Intel® Atom™
Processor frequency:1.5 / 1.66 / 1.8
Processor lithography:45
Processor Manufacturer:Intel
Processor model:D525 / N550 / N570
Processor operating modes:64-bit
Processor Series:Intel Atom D500 series
Processor socket:FCBGA559
Processor threads:2 / 4
Stepping:B0
System bus data transfer rate:2.5
System bus rate:2.5
Thermal Design Power (TDP):13 / 8.5
Tjunction:100

Processor special features

Embedded options available:No / Yes
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology:No / Yes
Execute Disable Bit: Yes
Intel 64:Y
Intel AES New Instructions: No
Intel Anti-Theft Technology: No
Intel Clear Video HD Technology: No
Intel Clear Video Technology:N
Intel Clear Video Technology for MID: No
Intel Demand Based Switching: No
Intel Dual Display Capable Technology: No
Intel Enhanced Halt State: No
Intel Fast Memory Access: No
Intel FDI Technology: No
Intel Flex Memory Access: No
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology: Yes
Intel Identity Protection Technology: No
Intel Insider: No
Intel InTru 3D Technology: No
Intel My WiFi Technology: No
Intel Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel Rapid Storage Technology: No
Intel Smart Response Technology: No
Intel Trusted Execution Technology: No
Intel Turbo Boost Technology: No
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x):N
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d):N
Intel vPro Technology: No
Intel VT-x with Extended Page Tables (EPT): No
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology: No
Intel® AES New Instructions (Intel® AES-NI):N
Intel® Anti-Theft Technology (Intel® AT):N
Intel® Clear Video HD Technology (Intel® CVT HD):N
Intel® Clear Video Technology for Mobile Internet Devices (Intel CVT for MID):N
Intel® Hyper Threading Technology (Intel® HT Technology):Y
Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT):N
Intel® Insider™: No
Intel® InTru™ 3D Technology:N
Intel® My WiFi Technology (Intel® MWT):N
Intel® Quick Sync Video Technology: No
Intel® Small Business Advantage (Intel® SBA):N
Intel® Smart Response Technology: No
Intel® Turbo Boost Technology:N / No
Intel® vPro™ Technology:N
Intel® Wireless Display (Intel® WiDi):N
InTru™ 3D Technology: No
Physical Address Extension (PAE):32
Processor ARK ID:49490 / 50154 / 55637
Processor code:SLBXC
Processor package size:22 / 22 x 22
Supported instruction sets:SSE2, SSE3, SSSE3 / SSE2,SSE3,SSSE3
Thermal Monitoring Technologies:No / Y

Security

Cable lock slot: No
Fingerprint reader: No

Software

Drivers included: Yes
Operating system architecture:32-bit / 64-bit
Operating system installed:FreeDOS / Linux / Windows 7 Home Premium / Windows 7 Starter / Windows Vista Home Premium

Storage

Card reader integrated:No / Yes
Compatible memory cards:MMC, SD, SDHC / MMC, SD, SDHC, SDXC
Hard disk rotational speed:5400
Hard Drive Capacity:250 / 320 / 500
Hard Drive Interface:Serial ATA
Hard Drive Size:2.5
Hard drive speed:5400
Host interface:SATA
Number of hard drives installed:1
Storage media:HDD
Total Storage Capacity:250 / 320 / 500

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:7.99 / 8
Height:0.0906 / 0.906 / 1.46 / 1.5 / 2
Height (front):0.906
Height (rear):1.06 / 1.46
Weight:2 / 3.2 / 3.22
Width:11.7 / 12