The new Asus Eee PC 1008HA offers a 92%-scaled keyboard, multi-touch touchpad, instant key (for quick access to Wi-Fi and the touchpad lock), Digital Array Microphone, 1.3 megapixel camera, and comprehensive wireless connectivity options (802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth, 3.75G and WiMAX).
Asus also integrated SRS Premium Sound technology into the Eee PC 10008HA. Asus also improved the UI with the Eee Docking desktop bar that provides one-click access to a full suite of exclusive software including:
Eee Sharing: Makes it easy to synchronize Eee PCs with other computers and share messages and documents with other Eee PC users—even without Internet access.
Eee Arena: Offers easy access to thousands of songs, videos, radio stations, games, magazines and more.
The Asus Eee PC 1008HA is supposed to ship later this year and no prices have been set yet.
Via this Asus CeBIT announcement. See also our new Netbook Buyers Guide for tips on buying currently available netbooks.
About CeBIT 2009:
The IT Tradeshow CeBIT 2009 is taking place from March 3rd until March 8th in Hannover, Germany. The partner "country" this year is California. Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is on hand to open the CeBIT 2009. Follow the product announcements at CeBIT 2009 in our CeBIT 2009 News. The highlights will be around computer hardware including netbooks. Update: Asus Eee 1008HA compared.