ASUS today announces its most powerful and long-lasting Eee PC yet - the 1000HE is now available for pre-order from selected online E-tailers. The Eee PC 1000HE is built on the Atom N280 processor and offers longer battery life. Here is more info on this new ASUS netbook:
World's First Atom N280 Netbook With the extra power of the Intel Atom N280 processor, users will be able to boot faster, get work done quicker, and enjoy higher performance compared to other Atom N270-powered netbooks. The Eee PC 1000HE also features ASUS? exclusive Super Hybrid Engine (SHE) technology, which can boost CPU speed for extra power or lower it to preserve battery life, all at the touch of a button.
Higher Density battery, New Keyboard The Eee PC 1000HE is equipped with a high-density battery that, when combined with the Super Hybrid Engine, allows for an industry-leading 9.5 hours of battery life. Using the Eee PC all-day has never been easier thanks to its bright 10? LED backlit display and new ?chiclet? keyboard that allows for faster and more comfortable typing.
Wireless Internet and File Storage on-the-go The Eee PC 1000HE comes with WiFi 802.11b/g/n network connectivity for ultimate wireless accessibility and mobility. Bluetooth v2.0 is also included for flexibility and convenience with any Bluetooth devices.
Additionally, the Eee PC 1000HE is outfitted with 170GB of Hybrid Storage ? 160GB of internal hard disk drive and 10GB of file-encrypted Eee Online Storage. Users can store, share and access documents and multimedia easily on the move.
Pricing and Availability The ASUS Eee PC 1000HE is available immediately for pre-order through the official ASUS Eee PC Group on Facebook at the following link: http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=6297967631 The introductory MSRP of the Eee PC 1000HE is $399 USD. For a limited time, an additional $25 instant discount will apply to the pre-orders. The Eee PC 1000HE will be available in both Fine Ebony Black and Blue in North America.