Asus Eee PC 1000 and 1000H

Asus Eee PC 1000

Summary: 10.2-inch Widescreen Display, 40GB SSD or 80GB Mechanical Drive, Intel Atom, Available July/August 2008

Note: Early September, 2008 – Prices have dropped on select models in the US by up to $100:

Amazon.com:
ASUS Eee PC 1000 40G (Black) – 1GB RAM, 40GB SSD, Linux, 6-Cell Battery
ASUS Eee PC 1000 40G (White) – 1GB RAM, 40GB SSD, Linux, 6-Cell Battery
ASUS Eee PC 1000H 80G (Black) – 1GB RAM, 80GB HDD, Windows XP Home, 6-Cell Battery
Buy.com:
ASUS Eee PC 1000H 80G (Black)

MWave:
Asus Eee PC 1000 40G (Black)
Asus Eee PC 1000 40G (White)

United Kingdom (Amazon.co.uk)
ASUS Eee PC 1000H BK007X (Black) – Windows XP, 1GB RAM, 80GB HD

Last Updated: September 9, 2008

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Product Name: Asus Eee PC 1000 and 1000H
Official Page: Press Release
Manufacturer: ASUSTek Computer Inc
Announced: Computex – June 3, 2008
Available: July 2008
Status: In production
Price: Eee PC 1000: NT$19,988, $699.99 – US, Eee PC 1000H: NT$18,988 ($649.99 USD)
Markets: Worldwide, consumer

Features:
– Intel Atom CPU
– 1.3MP Web Camera
– Wide Multi-Touchpad
– Black (Fine Ebony) and White (Pearl White) versions

Updates over previous models:
– Larger screen size

Manufacturer’s Description:

Specifications:
CPU: Intel Atom 1.6GHz
Chipset: Intel
Front-side Bus: 533MHz
Memory: DDR2
Memory Capacity: 1GB – 2GB

Graphics/Display:
Display: 10-inch
Resolution: 1024×600
Widescreen: Yes
Touchscreen: No
Graphics Chipset: Intel 950
Graphics Memory:
Other: VGA Out

Storage:
Hard Drive Type: Solid State Drive or Conventional Hard Drive
Hard Drive Capacity: SSD: 40GB, HDD: 80GB
Optical: External / USB
Other:

Connectivity:
Wireless: 802.11b/g/n
Modem: No
Ethernet: 10/100
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.0
Mobile Broadband:

Input/Output:
Audio Chipset: Hi-Definition
Internal Speakers/Microphone: 2x stereo speakers, microphone
Audio I/O:
USB: 3x USB 2.0
Firewire: No
PC Card: No
Flash/Memory Card Reader: MultiMedia Card (MMC), Secure Digital (SD), SDHC
Keyboard/Mouse: Around 92% full-size, Wide Multi-Touchpad
Other: 1.3MP Web Camera

Security:
Biometric/Fingerprint: No
Trusted Platform Module (TPM):
Other:

Software & Warranty:
Operating System: Eee PC 1000 – Linux, Eee PC 1000H – Windows XP Home
Other Software: Windows: Works, Life Messenger
Warranty:
Drivers:

Battery:
Options: 6-cell
Battery Life: – 4.2 – 7.5 hours in Eee PC 1000, 3.2 – 7 hours in Eee PC 1000(H)

Dimensions:
Width: 10.47 inches / 265.94 mm
Depth: 7.53 inches / 191.26 mm
Height: 1.12 – 1.5 inches / 28.45 – 38.1 mm
Weight: 2.93 – 3.2 pounds / 1.33 kg (Eee PC 1000), 1.45 kg (Eee PC 1000H)

Reviews and Articles:
LAPTOP Magazine – July 29, 2008 Review
Press Release – ASUS.com – June 3, 2008