Asus’ Bamboo Notebooks In The Wild At CES 2010

You’ve probably seen Asus’ bamboo-swaddled notebooks before, but the company brought three all-new models to CES 2010 this year: the U83Jc, U53Jc, and U33Jc. The 15- and 13-inch notebooks (respectively) come with bamboo lids, wristrests, and even touch pads. Will a thin veneer of bamboo really make an otherwise-normal laptop “green”? Probably not, but we can’t deny the allure of a sturdy organic finish compared to cheap and tacky plastic, or the fact that every laptop to bear bamboo will look a little different.

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