New Slim Eee PC Requires Thick Wallet
Asus announced that they would be offering a new Slim version (model S101) of the Eee PC line starting at $699. The top of the line model will run you into the $799+ price range.
Closed down, this netbook will be only 1.8cm (or 0.7in) thick, making it one of the thinnest portable computers available. It will also be one of the lightest at only 1Kg or (or 2.2lbs).
The new models will come with WindowsXP and solid state hard drive capacity will range between 16GB and 64GB.