Not one to be ignored of a market, Asus has been engaged on its newest entry to the pill marketplace for a while now, teasing each the and over the previous couple of months however by no means actually setting a date or value. Now not!
The Eee Pad will price $400 and run Android, however that’s about as a lot data as we get… besides that it’s . March? Are you kidding me? There will probably be a brand new iPad out by then!
The Eee Pill might be renamed the Eee Notice, so that individuals don’t confuse it with pill PCs. Okay, then why would you name it the Eee Pill within the first place? And should you’re fearful about clients being confused, why did you make your precise pill appear to be an iPad, after which name it an EeePad? Solutions usually are not forthcoming, associates. Anyway, the Eee Pill will probably be offered , and though I believed it seemed cool in its demo, the actual fact is it’s only a monochrome LCD pill working a particular model of Linux. The reality is it combines the worst of each worlds. By the point it comes out we could also be listening to about , too.
Extra fascinating is the 12-inch pill introduced by Asus, which is able to price $1000 and dock with a station to change into an everyday laptop computer — not in contrast to the U1 from Lenovo. After which there would be the different different pill, which will probably be ARM-powered, run Home windows Embedded Compact 7 Itty-Bitty Eensy-Weensy Version, and can promote for between $400 and $500.
Actually hedging their bets, aren’t they?