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ASUS Eee PC now with Windows OS

XP pre-installed.

@camwilmot
Published Thu, Mar 6 2008 12:11 AM CST   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 12:38 PM CST
ASUS has just announced it will begin shipping its Eee PC with Windows XP pre-installed.

This news has been floating around for a while and many users were able to install XP themselves as the Eee PC is capable of running the Microsoft operating system. ASUS didn't mention any pricing details in its press release or if they will still ship the Eee PC with Linux but we assume they will as by pre-installing XP, it will add a price premium.



Groundbreaking ASUS Eee PC Provides Greater Ease to Work, Learn and Play

Taipei, Taiwan, March 5, 2008 - Amidst great expectations, ASUS today launched the ASUS Eee PC pre-installed with Microsoft Windows XP. This new offering of the ever-popular Eee PC promises to let users enjoy an efficient online and work management experience with the incorporated Windows Live and Microsoft Works features. This will help create additional opportunities for students and other personal PC users who desire a portable and affordable PC to easily access the Internet virtually anywhere.



Read the full press release here.

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