Apparently the new model will be a variation on the 10in 1000 series and is up for preorder over in the US for $499. So it’ll most likely cost about £350 here in the UK.
With Samsung already promising a 160GB edition of their as–yet–unnamed netbook, it looks like Asus is getting in with their reply early. Still, it means that’s yet another Eee PC to get your head round. And we’re already struggling.
Plans for a UK release are still in the pipeline, but as soon as our man on the inside drops us word, we’ll work up something news–related for you to feast your eyes on.
In the meantime, make sure you check out our how to buy a netbook feature. At least then you’ll have a better idea of which one to splash out on, eh?
160GB Asus Eee PC 1000 series
On sale: TBA