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In Pictures: 5 things we love, hate about the ASUS...
The ASUS X205 is a Windows 8.1 notebook designed to halt the encroachment of Chromebooks into the low-end Windows notebook market. At $199, the X205 matches the cheapest Chromebooks. We found that the X205 is definitely more than able to serve as a secondary computing device -- the kind of notebook you take with you to the coffeehouse, classroom, or while traveling. But it handles web browsing and watching streaming video with such ease that we found it tempting to use as a primary machine while at home.
In Pictures: 5 things we love, hate about the ASUS X205 notebook