Asus Eee PC UK launch confirmed

November 12th will see budget notebook hit UK retail
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Budget notebook, the ASUS Eee PC (4GB), will launch in the UK on November 12th for £219 RRP and will come in both Pearl White and Galaxy Black. There will be a full public UK unveiling at this weekend’s What Hi-Fi Sound & Vision/Best of Stuff Show in the Hammersmith Novotel. (2nd – 4th November)

Sean Malony, Intel Executive VP, GM of Sales & Marketing Group said, “This tremendous company (ASUS), with nearly 20 years of technological breakthroughs, has tackled one problem after another in the industry, and we believe that the Eee PC will be significant in bringing computing and Internet access to more and more children and people around the world – realizing Intel’s World Ahead Program.”

For inexperienced, less PC savvy beginners, the Eee PC offers two modes of intuitive user interface design. The Eee PC is Windows XP compatible. With over 40 built-in applications.

Additionally, the Laptops come with built-in WLAN connectivity allowing users to stay connected on the move.

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Asus EEE PC 1000

So, hot on the heels of the 901 comes the 1000. It takes the same styling as the 8.9-inch model, so packs in a six-cell battery and the same design styling around the screen and hinge and even uses the same high-gloss plastic.