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Asus Eee PC 1008HA available for pre-order for $450

Asus hasn’t announced a US launch date for the Eee PC 1008HA yet. But the netbook is due out in the UK this week with an estimated price tag of around £379 or $570 US. But computer importer Dynamism is taking pre-orders for the netbook for just $449.99. They’re expected to begin shipping on May 25th. […]

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Asus Eee PC 1008HA unboxed

Hot on the heels of one of the first Asus Eee PC 1008HA reviews, we have one of the first unboxing galleries, courtesy of Electric Pig. There’s really not much more to say. The computer is clearly thinner and lighter than any other 10 inch netbook in the Asus Eee PC line, and it’s thinner […]

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Asus Eee PC 1008HA Shell launches in Japan, coming soon to the west

Asus has been teasing us with pictures of its new thin and light Eee PC 1008HA “Shell” netbook for a few months. Asus officially launched the nebtook in Taiwan yesterday, and Akihabara News reports that it’s already available for purchase in Japan, while Register Hardware suggests that it could be available in the UK as […]

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Asus Eee PC 1008HA Shell, other ultrathin laptops coming in June

Asus may have unveiled the Eee PC 1008A Shell netbook at CeBIT in March, but according to DigiTimes, the mini-laptop will be making the rounds again at Computex in Taiwan in June. In other words, it doesn’t sound like this netbook will be widely available before June, despite the fact that we’ve already spotted it […]