Gift Tip 44: Asus Eee PC Seashell 1005HA-PU17 Netbook

Posted: Dec 5 2009, 6:00pm CST | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 6:04pm CDT, in News | Holiday Gift Guide


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The all-new Asus Eee PC Seashell 1005HA-PU17 has all the latest features of any notebook on the market. Asus Eee PC Seashell 1005HA-PU17 with Windows 7 Starter is ideal for the traveler looking to have it all. The 1005HA-PU17 utilizes ASUS’ exclusive Super Hybrid Engine and boasts an astounding 10.5 hours of uninterrupted battery life so you can work on important documents and surf the Web longer than ever before. The 1005HA-PU17 is also right now the bestselling netbook on

The Asus Eee PC Seashell 1005HA-PU17 is encased in a smooth, captivating, pearlescent shell. But the 1005HA-PU17 isn’t just looks: it features an incredibly spacious 750GB Hybrid Storage (250GB HDD + 500GB ASUS WebStorage) system offering higher-capacity storage than its predecessors. The Asus Eee PC Seashell 1005HA-PU17 also features a 10.1-inch LED-backlit WSVGA screen (1024 x 600) and 92-percent full-size keyboard for comfortable typing. A multi-touch trackpad offers effortless control. Built-in Wi-Fi 802.11n (draft 2.4GHz n) and Bluetooth V2.1 offer easy mobile wireless connectivity. Last but not least, SRS surround sound for premium audio makes this device an absolute stunner. Additionally, a 0.3MP webcam and microphone offer simple and clear communication. The Asus Eee PC Seashell 1005HA-PU17 is perfect for the business traveler or mobile web surfer.

Windows 7 Starter comes preinstalled and brings a more intuitive and reliable interface. Finally, Asus offers F9 easy recovery for convenient and easy system reinstallation, a 1 year global warranty with 30-day Flawless Display Guarantee and a 6 month battery warranty.
The Asus Eee PC Seashell 1005HA-PU17 is powered by the Intel Atom N280 processor. Built with the world’s smallest transistors, the Intel Atom N280 processor uses only 2.5 watts of power, which is less than 1/10 of the power consumption of ordinary desktop processors. The Asus Eee PC Seashell 1005HA-PU17 features the latest generation of LED-backlit technology for ultra-thin, ultra-bright, and energy-efficient portability and versatility. Included with the Asus Eee PC Seashell 1005HA-PU17 are a travel sleeve, power adapter, user manual, warranty card, and recovery DVD/Support CD.

Great Gift For
This is an ideal gift for travelers because of its small size and light weight.

Price and Where to Buy
The Asus Eee PC 1005HA-PU17 is on sale for $349.95 on

This gift tip is part of the I4U News Top 100 Holiday Gift Guide. Find many more tech gift recommendations across 10 categories and shopping tips here.

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