If you’re looking for a new notebook but consider on its price, you may buy the Asus 1015E-DS03. This laptop seems to be the cheapest laptop on market ever. This Asus notebook is listed for priced at $199 and unlike most classic netbook, the Asus 1015E-DS03 is pre-installed with Ubuntu Linux operating system (instead of Windows 7 Starter).
The chip on the Asus 1015E-DS03 Ubuntu-Based mini-laptop is the Celeron 847 dual-core processor and clocked at 1.1GHz that faster than the netbook-use Atom N2800 CPU. Alongside Celeron, this cheapest laptop provides 2GB of DDR3 RAM (up to 4GB) and 320GB hard drive. That’s overall good enough for the operating system and computing tasks. Although, the 320GB storage is a smallest capacity hard drive on today’s market, but the laptop offers alternative as additional storage to connect external DVD/HDD drives using three USB ports (two USB 2.0 and one USB 3.0).
On screen term, the Asus 1015E-DS03 brings a 10.1-inch high-definition LED display with a resolution of 1366-by-768 pixels. It is built-in webcam paired with stereo speakers and microphone (headphone / mic jack is available) for video conferencing. For connectivity with other devices, the Asus 1015E is equipped with HDMI and VGA video ports, Ethernet LAN, and Wi-Fi 802.11n. Other features an SD/MMC memory card slot, 6-cell lithium-ion battery, and more. It measures 1.4-inch on height, 10.3-inch on width, and 7-inch on depth. The Asus 1015E-DS03 has weighs about 2.8 lbs.
Source: Best Buy Store