I’m surfing the Internet these days, driving a 12.1-inch Asus fireball. I’m pushing the on / off button, listening to the engine and start typing.Asus Lamborghini VX6 netbook, just like a Lamborghini sports car, combines power with a luxurious design. This model, first introduced in Computex 2010 exhibition, in Taiwan, is as small as a mini laptop, but powerful like a multimedia laptop, being equipped, on one hand, with a dual core Intel Atom D525, but having on the other hand, a small 12.1-inch display and Nvidia Optimus technology. On wide segment of portables, Lamborghini VX6 can be percept as the answer gave by Asus to those of the Acer regarding their Ferrari branded little 11.6-inch Acer Ferrari One, also inspired by sports cars.Regarding design, the Asus Lamborghini VX6 looks and offers just that feeling that only an expensive luxury netbook can create. Its spectacular glossy white case, together with Lamborghini logo placed on the cover, recreates the image of a powerful and elegant sports cars. The netbook is very portable and easy to transport from one place to another, weighing only 1.5 kg. Full size keyboard with individual keys is very comfortable to use. Large touchpad with a single button mouse, but with a dual function, is clearly marked by the mat palm rest, with stylish silver and thin lines, arranged in a particular model, angular. As a general rule, VX6 has an impressive profile, with sleek curves and smooth edges.
Intel Atom D525 at 1.83 GHz
In terms of technical specifications, Asus VX6 is equipped with a dual core Intel Atom D525 at 1.83 GHz, commonly used on low-power desktops and nettops instead of portables, which assures to VX6 more power than a standard netbook. Other specs include up to 4 GB of RAM, a 250GB hard drive, operating system Windows 7 and a display with 1366 x 768 pixels that allows viewing HD movies. The 6-cell battery can provide a range of up to 7 hours. The 1.3 MP webcam is perfect for video conferencing with friends and family, wherever you are.Asus Lamborghini VX6 can handle both multimedia entertainment and gaming.
512 MB VRAM delivers silky-smooth HD video
The NVIDIA Ion 2 graphics chipset with 512 MB VRAM delivers silky-smooth HD video playback, while its 3D performance 15 times greater than that of integrated netbook graphics solutions opens up a whole world of gaming on the move. However, this mini laptop is not dedicated to hard core gamers, but to those users interested in light gaming on a portable device.Being a luxury netbook, no aspect is neglected, in order to offer to the users an incredible experience they expect. And this includes the audio. Asus Lamborghini VX6 is equipped with stereo speakers and Bang & Olufsen ICEpower technology Sonic Master Premium, for a clear, rich sound, to complete the multimedia performance.Other premium features are the USB 3.0 ports and the Bluetooth 3.0 connection. The USB 3.0 means you can transfer your files quicker than ever, up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0, and accelerate recharge times for portable devices. Bluetooth 3.0 lets you wirelessly connect the next generation of high-performance gadgets.Pay attention, I’m starting with keyboard creak! Keep close, I’ll be back with a full review!