Asus has another proudly laptop, it is not made from wood as I mentioned in the previous posts but it come with another selling point: the lightweight and the LED backlight.
Presented during COMPUTEX Taipei 2007, the U1F features Intel Core 2 Duo processor U2400, Genuine Widows Vista Home Premium/ Business, 1.1-inch WXGA LED backlight with Color Shine, DDRII 667MHz, Super-Multi/COMBO, External Blu-ray, Intel PRO Wireless 3945ABG, Bluetooth V2.0+EDR+A2DP, 3-cell battery, and weighs only 1Kg with 2.9cm thickness. The pricing still unconfirmed.
Comparison: Toshiba Portégé R500 (DynaBook SS RX1) features 120GB HDD with optional 64GB SSD, DVD RW, Intel Core 2 Duo, 1GB memory, 12-inch display, 12.5 battery life, and weighs only 843.6 grams with 1.95cm thickness. the price set at $2,149 (with Windows Vista).