Hands-on with the Kogan Agora Netbook Pro

The 10.2in Kogan Agora Netbook Pro will be available for $539 and it runs the gOS Linux distribution.

The Kogan Agora Netbook Pro was responsive during our brief hands-on session in the PC World Test Centre; OpenOffice loaded in a few seconds when we tried it, and overall the menu system and general operating system navigation didn't feel sluggish. The notebook felt relatively well made and we like the fact that a panel underneath the unit can be easily removed to access the hard drive and RAM. While Kogan has chosen gOS, it will help users who want to install other operating systems like Ubuntu Netbook Remix or Windows 7 by providing instructions and drivers.

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