Asus launches the Eee PC 1015PEM dual core netbook in the US
In addition to the dual core processor, the netbook features DDR3 memory and either a 250GB or 320GB hard drive depending on the model. It comes with USB 3.0 and Bluetooth 3.0 technology as well as 802.11b/g/n WiFi.
The laptop will be available in red, blue, pink, black, or white colors.
Asus will ship the Eee PC 1015PEM with Windows 7 Starter Edition and 1GB of RAM. The computer has a 0.3MP camera and will come with three different battery options: 48Whr, 56Whr, or 63Whr depending on the configuration. The netbook measures 10.3″ x 7″ x 1.4″ and weighs 2.8 pounds.
The Eee PC 1015PEM-PU17 will run $379, while the Eee PC 1015PEM-MU17 will come with a lower capacity battery for $349.
Update the second: J&R is now taking pre-orders for the Eee PC 1015PEM-PU17 for $379.99.