ASUS plans new nettop for Europe
ASUS has decided to release a new nettop machine known as Eee Box EB1037 on the European market. The new ASUS product comes with a passive cooling system for excellent performance and low noise and a black and nice chassis.
The Eee Box EB1037 measures 219 x 172.5 x 29 mm and weighs 690 grams. These dimensions pack some pretty nice hardware so if you decide to purchase it expect to get an Intel Bay Trail-D Celeron J1900 processor with two cores at 2.0 GHz (up to 2.4 GHz), two DDR3 memory slots (up to 8 GB), NVIDIA GeForce 820M graphics, hard drives with capacities of 320 GB to 1 TB or SSDs with capacities of 64 GB and 128 GB. The device also has 802.11ac Wi-Fi (or 802.11a Wi-Fi + Bluetooth 4.0), a Gigabit Ethernet adapter, a microSD card slot, 3.5-mm audio jacks, four USB 2.0 and two USB 3.0 ports and HDMI and D-Sub outputs.
The most basic version of the ASUS Eee Box EB1037 comes with a 320 GB hard drive and 2 GB of RAM with it selling for EUR 299. The version with 4 GB of RAM, a 500 GB hard drive and Windows 8.1 sells for EUR 399.