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ASUS Eee PC 1005PR now up for pre-order

updated 04:20 pm EDT, Thu April 22, 2010

ASUS Eee PC 1005PR with HD screen now at Amazon

ASUS has brought out another variation of its Eee PC netbook, with the 1005PR, which is now available for pre-order from Amazon. The device has a 10.1-inch glossy screen, though its resolution is comes in at a higher 1366x768 (720p) versus the standard netbook's 1024x600. To take advantage of this, a Broadcom Crystal HD chipset is integrated and accelerates video, including in-browser with Flash 10.1.

The netbook otherwise gets a 1.66GHz Intel Atom CPU, 1GB RAM, a 250GB hard drive, Wi-Fi and a 0.3-megapixel webcam. It has Windows 7 Starter preloaded, and its six-cell battery is rated at 11 hours of life.

The latest Eee PC is priced at $400. [via Netbooked]

by MacNN Staff



  1. wrenchy

    Joined: Dec 1969



    Cheaper but more importantly, more functional than that iPad device being released by Apple.

    Where can I line up to buy this? Will the media be present during the unveiling??

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