(Image: Asus Eee PC; Credit: detikinet.com)
Asus Eee PC, a direct answers to OLPC (One Laptop Per Child), will target Indonesia (a developing country with 220+ million population). Presented during COMPUTEX 2007 in taipei, the upcoming Eee PC will cost between US$ 199 and US$ 299. As reported by detikinet.com, Country Manager of Asustek Computer Inc. Indonesia, Willy Halim, said, “The laptop will distribute to Indonesia, but the exact date still unset we’re still waiting for the mass production,” asked for comments that the Eee PC mimics OLPC, he dined “unlike OLPC, the new Eee PC comes with full laptop features such as USB ports, etherent, and modem”.
Asus Eee PC features 7-inch & 10-inch display screen, weight 1Kg, NAND flash drive (instead of HDD), Intel Mobile CPU, and Linux OS. [via detikinet (Indonesian)]