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ASUS Eee PC 900 (Linux Version) [Review]

May 14, 2008, 12:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Elias Plastiras)

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"While it's physically identical to the Eee PC 900 (Windows XP version), this Linux version of the Eee PC 900 has a larger internal storage capacity and is therefore more expensive. Who would have thought that a Linux-based notebook would ever be more expensive than a Windows XP-based notebook? Not only that, the Linux interface that ASUS has employed is clear and well-laid out; in fact, it's actually easier to use than the Windows XP version, but it does feel a little slower overall.

"It's the tabbed interface that makes the Linux version so easy to use, as it keeps all of the notebook's different functions in groups..."

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