Hercules eCafe EC-900-H60G/S reviews and prices: 8.9" Laptop computer
This laptop is a good all rounder.
Customer reviews of Hercules eCafe EC-900-H60G/SMost helpful reviews
- Good points:
- compact with good spec for money.
- Bad points:
- the linux operating software is not very compatable with most mobile braodband providers.
|Size and weight||7.0|
|Value for money||7.0|
Confirmed purchase: 17 Mar 2009
|Screen size (Inches)||8.9|
|Screen Resolution (pixels)||800 x 480 (WVGA)|
|Hard disk capacity (Gigabytes)||60|
|Number of cores||Single|
|Processor speed (Gigahertz)||1.6|
|Number of USB ports||3|
|Card reader||3 in 1 Card Reader|
|Battery life (Hours)||5|
|Graphics card brand||Intel|
|Graphics card model number||k.A.|
|Type of hard drive||Hard Disk Drive|
|Width in cm||22.4|
|Depth in cm||16.8|
Unique and efficient to use!
- A “UMPC” tailor-made for mobility with wireless capabilities, high-capacity battery (6 cells) and super light weight
- 8.9 inch screen with 2 available resolutions: 1024×600 (full Internet page) and 800×600
- An interface created by Hercules, which can be configured for beginners or experts
- Quick, intuitive access to applications
- Preconfigured Web portals to make using your UMPC even more pleasant and fun
A powerhouse of technologies and uses!
- 60GB hard disk drive to store your contents (easily expandable)
- 512MB DDR2 RAM (easily expandable)
- 1 multiformat card reader for your photos (SD/SDHC/MMC/MS)
- 3 USB ports for your devices
- 1 webcam with microphone for multimedia communications
- One high-quality audio output to listen to your favorite music and Internet radio stations
- One VGA output for use with your monitor
- Compatible with external USB DVD drives
A vibrant personality!
- Fully customizable desktop screen: use the image or photo of your choice
- 2 choices of interface: Easy or Expert
- Install your choice of software
- Graphics themes available on the eCAFÉTM portal
- Stickers to identify your UMPC
Get the most out of the world of wireless!
- eCAFÉTM is your indispensable communications tool.
- Connect anywhere, at any time, with WiFi b/g/n integrated into your eCAFÉTM.
- An ultra user-friendly, intuitive and complete “eCAFÉTMConnect” configuration interface, in your language and accessible with one click.
Electronic messaging (email client), Internet browser, instant messaging utilities, video player (WMV, MPEG, etc.), MP3/WMA music player, external DVD player (*DVD drive not included), calendar, more than 10 games designed for your “UMPC”, Internet radio, image processing utilities, photo manager, OpenOffice suite, WiFi manager, bank account manager, parental controls, antivirus…
- All wireless networks (WiFi b/g/n), GPRS/3G (via a Bluetooth® modem – sold separately)
- All image formats supported (jpg, png, gif, etc.)
- Support for all the most frequently used video and music formats
- Compatible with Mandriva and Linux RPM systems
- Compatible with MS Office (doc, xls, ppt) and other Windows® formats (txt, bmp, etc.)
- Compatible with more than 2,000 printers and common USB devices (USB keys, digital cameras, etc.) – see the eCAFÉTM
portal for details
- A Linux system giving you direct access to multimedia, Internet and office software functions.
- Easy access to the official Linux Archives, containing more than 17,000 applications to meet all of your needs.
- A dedicated portal for news, discussion forums, updates, product info, software to install… available at www.ecafe.hercules.com
- 2 year warranty (please see conditions detailed in the manual)
*Battery life calculated based on a simulation in which the following activities were carried out in succession: word processing, video playback (1.5 hours), Internet browsing, standby mode approximately 5 minutes per hour of use. Battery life duration may vary and depends on how eCAFÉTM is used (types of use, network conditions).
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