Asus has launched its MacBook Air-style Eee PC 1008HA in Taiwan, and will ASUS has officially released specs for the portable PC.The skinny netbook measures between 18 and 26mm top to bottom, has a footprint of 262 x 178 and weighs 1.1kg – one of the lightest 10in, HDD-equipped mini laptops out there – though it’s up against some tough competition from Acer’s still-to-ship inch-thick Aspire One D250.
The 1008HA uses Intel’s 1.66GHz Atom N280 processor, though Asus is keeping mum on the chipset – and hence the netbook’s graphics capability. It has said the machine has 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR and 10/100Mb/s Ethernet – the later, with two USB 2.0, analogue audio and VGA ports, is hidden behind contoured flaps on the sides the machine.
Available colors include white, black, blue, pink, red and sapphire blue. We have no info on pricing and availability.