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The Eee PC and me

Updated on March 21, 2015

My Eee goes everywhere with me

I just love my Eee!

I love it for the quality of its build, for its tiny size, for its wireless capability, for its skype set-up with built-in camera and especially for its .92g weight. It's ultra-portable.

I slip it into my handbag or into a side pocket of my backpack and don't even notice it's there. It's less than a kilo and sometimes I think my keys weigh more.

My Eee is also my favourite fashion accessory!

My Eee is so small - Especially next to my desktop

A mini laptop

It's a hit with students

Twice a week I take a bus into the Queen Victoria Market and along the route is Melbourne University. The mini laptops sported by the students fascinated me. I had to get one too!

No wonder the students like the eee - perfect for note taking, research and possibly the odd online game during a tedious lecture. The modem is the size of a felt pen and slips into a side USB port.

You can get a lot of notes into 12gb of storage capacity and 1gb of RAM. I like the XP too - please save me from Vista.

My Daughter Loves my Eee - Alrhough she would prefer a pink one

My eee would fit into her handbag quite nicely if I didn't keep a sharp eye on it!

The little Eee

The little eee is everything it claims to be: a sleek little notebook with solid features, exceptional battery life, and a very simple out-of-the-box setup.

I can SEE my Eee

My friends use their phones to pop in and out of facebook, send a tweet or two and check their email. My trouble is being able to see my phone!

My Eee is just the very best size possible for me. It's small enough (and light enough) to carry in my bag all day, the keyboard is the right size for my fingers and, let's face it, some of my friends paid more for their phones than I paid for my eee.

Everyone loves my Eee - My friends try my Eee for size

You can take my Eee anywhere outside, like a bench in the courtyard or under a tree in the backyard.

The Eee was originally intended for children and beginners to computing, but not any more! ASUS has shipped over a million Eee PCs to people just like me.

My cat loves my Eee

It's very popular in my house

My cat loves my Eee too. It's just his size

In truth, Vladimir loves to watch bird videos on my Eee, but if you're curious as to his writing capability yes, he does run his own blog, use my phone to take photos and writes on the Squidoo platform

Pop over and say Hi to Vladi

My Eee can travel!

Here's the trusty Eee in my little room in Pompei Nuova, under the shadow of Vesuvio

How about you?

Do you think mini computers are the way to go?

Leave a mini or maxi message for me - All comments are much appreciated

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    • BrianRS profile image

      Brian Stephens 

      9 years ago from France

      I like these mini PCs but I couldn't do the Internet on a mobile phone like some people. Thanks for all your comments on my lenses by the way.

    • RhondaAlbom profile image

      Rhonda Albom 

      9 years ago from New Zealand

      Interesting. I've never looked at the mini laptops before. Thanks for the lens on one of them.

    • momto4 lm profile image

      momto4 lm 

      9 years ago

      This looks like a great laptop to have for traveling! I'll have to add this to my Christmas list.

    • oztoo lm profile image

      oztoo lm 

      9 years ago

      Think I might have to get me one of these!

    • SusannaDuffy profile imageAUTHOR

      Susanna Duffy 

      9 years ago from Melbourne Australia

      [in reply to jmsp206] Oh yes - especially on bus rides!

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      Julia M S Pearce 

      9 years ago from Melbourne, Australia

      Love your lens Susanna ,I'd love a pink eee! Great for you when you are out and about on your travels! Love the video too,very clever!

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      9 years ago

      Excellent lens. These little computers are wonderful (and very inexpensive)

    • worldbuilder lm profile image

      worldbuilder lm 

      9 years ago

      I have an Acer Aspire One D250 but I think your itty bitty computer is cool too. I love your pictures, good job!

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      9 years ago from Australia

      Good one! I love my eee too!

    • lakern26 lm profile image

      lakern26 lm 

      9 years ago

      Ohhh, I'd love to have an Eee . . . I may just have to put this one on my Christmas list! Great lens! 5*

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      9 years ago

      It's so cute! I want one!

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      9 years ago

      I want one of these. I was seduced into buying a laptop with an 18.6" screen (cos it was all shiny).... and I can't take it anywhere!

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 

      9 years ago from United States

      This does look wonderful especially to take on trips. From you description, it looks like you could do just about anything on it. Pretty cool! I haven't seen that computer before.

      Great lens

    • SherryHolderHunt profile image


      9 years ago

      I would love to have one of these. Great review! 5*s

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      9 years ago

      I love mine too


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