Eee Box

Eee Box Unboxed


Clint V Franklin aka theraje

"theraje's Eee Box Unboxed" was created by Clint V Franklin (a.k.a "theraje").
It was started Sunday, August 31, 2008; and was completed Saturday, September 6, 2008.

The following devices are featured in this series of articles...

ASUSTeK Eee Box B202

Canon PowerShot A530 (Camera used for taking the pictures on the site)
Corel Paint Shop Pro X was used to resize, edit, and compress these images.

Altec Lansing BX1120 (Speakers I attached to the Eee Box)

Linksys WRT54GL (Wifi router; running custom Tomato firmware)

Kingston SD/2GB (SD card used to transfer files to Eee Box)

HP-Compaq nc8230 (Laptop used for preparations)

Toshiba 37CV510U (HDTV used for setup)

i-rocks IR-4600 (USB hub)

IOGear GKM551R (Wireless keyboard/mouse kit)

Link Depot 7-foot DVI to HDMI Cable (Used to connect the Eee Box to the TV)

Rosewill RNX-56USB (USB modem used for Eee Box)

HP Photosmart C4400 (My parents' all-in-one printer)

HP Pavilion 8396 (My parents' old PC, which has held up well these past ten years)

Asus Eee Box B202 Specifications

Thanks to Newegg and PC Connection for their great services, and to Kroc Camen of Camen Design for hosting these articles.

Special thanks go out to the people of!

Back to Foreword

Table of Contents

Part 0 - Introduction
* 0-1: Foreword

Part I - Plans and Preparations
* I-1: The Plan
* I-2: The Preparations

Part II - Unpacking the Eee Box
* II-1: Examining the Package
* II-2: Opening the Package
* II-3: Component and Accessory Layout
* II-4: Getting Ready for Setup

Part III - Setting Up for First Use
* III-1: Positioning the Eee Box
* III-2: Hooking Everything Up
* III-3: First Boot-Up

Part IV - Initial Run and Setup
* IV-1: Getting Acquainted with Splashtop
* IV-2: Loading Windows XP
* IV-3: Installing Applications
* IV-4: Going Online
* IV-5: Running Software

Part V - The End Results
* V-1: Impressions
* V-2: The Hand-off

Part VI - Conclusion
* VI-1: Afterword

Back Matter
Appendix (You are here)