Asus Eee PC 1008HA

Asus Eee PC 1008HA

Product Name: Asus Eee PC 1008HA
Note: Previously referred to as the “Shell”

Summary:
– 10″ LED-Backlit Display, Intel Atom N280, Netbook, HDD
– Search SL’s archives for Eee PC 1008HA News
Markets: Consumer/Professional
Regions: Worldwide
– This Page Updated: Mar 27, 2009

Notes:
– Tagline/Motto: Style. Take it Everywhere.
– Slightly better features/styling than most of the other Eee PC line
– Multi-touch enabled touchpad
– “Eee Docking” software, for one-click access to Eee-specific software
– Includes Eee Arena for syncing with other netbooks/computers/Eee PC
– 1.3MP Webcam
– 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth 2.0 look standard
– Lithium Polymer battery, with up to 5 hours of battery life
– 10GB Eee storage (online)

Related Stories:
Mar 27, 2009: Asus Eee PC 1004DN (DVD Drive) in April, 1008HA in May
Mar 21, 2009: Asus Eee PC 1008HA – Pricing, Availability in UK
Mar 6, 2009: Asus Eee PC 1008HA Hands-On, Specs (Various)
Mar 6, 2009: Asustek to Phase Out 7-inch Eee PC, Considers Qualcomm, Changes Motto, Branding, Plus the T91/T101
Mar 3, 2009: Asus Announces Eee PC 1008HA
Feb 27, 2009: Asus Eee PC Shell in April, Plus New 1000HE Colors

History:
Status: Maybe in production
Announced: Officially – CeBIT 2009 (March 3, 2009)
Available: Possibly in April, 2009
Price: – Possibly £359 including tax (UK), around $515 in the US, and €385 in Europe in general.

Related Laptops:
– Considered a mainstream part of the Eee PC line
– Announced at same time as
– Replaces the

Updates over previous models:
– Styling is different

Models:
– Black, White, Red

CPU/Platform/Memory:
CPU: Intel Atom N280 (1.66GHz)
Chipset: Intel
Front-side Bus:
Memory: DDR2
Memory Capacity: ? – 1GB – ?

Graphics/Display:
Display: 10″ LED-Backlit
Resolution:
Widescreen:
Touchscreen:
Graphics Chipset:
Graphics Memory:
Video Out: 1x Mini-VGA connector
Other:

Storage:
Hard Drive Type: Mechanical HDD
Hard Drive Capacity: 160GB
Optical:
eSATA Port:
Other: 10GB Eee storage (online)

Connectivity/Networking:
Wireless: 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.0
Mobile Broadband: 3.75G/WiMax options
Modem: No
Ethernet: 10/100

Input/Output:
Audio Chipset: Includes “SRS Premium Sound technology for pristine audio playback quality”
Internal Speakers/Microphone: “High Quality” Stereo speakers, Digital Array Microphone
Audio I/O: 1x Line-In/Microphone, 1x Line-out/Headphone
USB: 2x USB 2.0
Firewire:
PC Card/ExpressCard:
Flash/Memory Card Reader:
Keyboard/Mouse: Multi-touch Touchpad, 92% full-size keyboard
Other:

Security:
Biometric/Fingerprint:
Trusted Platform Module (TPM):
Other:

Software & Warranty:
Operating System: Some form of Microsoft Windows
Other Software: Eee Docking, Eee Arena, Eee Sharing, Eee Xperience, Eee Tools
Drivers:
Warranty:

Battery:
Type: Lithium Polymer
Options:
Battery Life: Asustek: 5 hours

Dimensions:
Width: 10.3 inches / 262 mm
Depth: 7 inches / 178 mm
Height: 1 inches / 25.7 mm
Weight: 2.4 pounds / 1.1 kg