The 8.9-inch ultraportable Asus Eee PC 900 has shown up at a few online retailers – it’s already sold out at some online sites, including OnSale, however it is showing up in stock at Buy.com:
– ASUS Eee PC 900 20G (Linux) – Buy.com – $565.99 (note: price raised over the weekend)
– Model #: EEEPC900-W017 900 20G (Pearl White)
– 8.9 inch wide (1024×600, WSVGA) Display
– 1.3 MP Camera
– Memory: 1GB DDR
– Flash-Based Storage: 4GB Built-in + 16GB SSD
– Operation System: Linux Pre-Loaded, Windows XP compatible with included drivers
– Weighs just over two pounds
– Inner sleeve case included.
On a related note, prices of the 8.9-inch HP 2133 Mini-Note have also dropped (see link for details – high-end versions are available for $749.99 at Buy.com).