updated 04:15 pm EST, Fri December 4, 2009
Amazon now offering Eee PC 1201N for preorder
The first Eee PC from ASUS to include the NVIDIA Ion platform, the 1201N, is now available for pre-order at online retailer Amazon. The 12.1-inch netbook sports a dual-core, 1.6GHz Intel Atom processor, and has 2GB of RAM. Thanks to the Ion platform, the netbook can play HD videos.
The 250GB hard drive will be preloaded with Windows 7 Home Premium, and buyers will also get 500GB of web-based storage from ASUS. The netbook has Bluetooth support, a Wi-Fi module and a 0.3-megapixel webcam. The device ships with a sleeve case and weighs a light 3.21lbs.
As reported earlier, the Eee PC 1201N is priced at $500 and is said to ship on January 15th.