Amazon: Asus EEE Slate EP121 – Pre-Order Yours Now

Only 24 hours ago we reported a roundup of the 4 tablets being showcased at the CES 2011 event. Now we are seeing the pre-order option appearing on Amazon? This machine is categorized as a tablet PC however; it’s a tablet with a difference.

How many tablet PCs have you seen with an Intel Core i5 processor, 32GB or 64GB SSD and 4GB or RAM? It also has a 12.1” IPS display, which has multi-functionality and is also fully capable of 1080p video playback. To top it all off, it’s running Windows 7 64-bit Premium.

We were expecting the device in ‘January’ but not the next day! Amazon has posted the full specifications list, what you get in the box as well as, key features of the device and an in depth product description. If you would like to pre-order yours now, click here to be directed to Amazon.com. Some may be put off by the prices of $999 for the 32GB version and $1,099 for the 64GB version but just remember what you are getting for your money. You can read further information on this over at Engadget.com where Laura June has written an article.

What do you think of the new ASUS high end tablet PC? Are you put off by the price? Let us know in the comments below.