Spied Asus S121 Joins The 12-Inch Netbook Crowd

Germany's Eee PC News has spied what it believes is Asus's new S121—der maxi S101, if you will—stuffing an Atom-powered netbook platform into a 12-inch form factor.

Spied Asus S121 Joins The 12-Inch Netbook Crowd

Spied Asus S121 Joins The 12-Inch Netbook Crowd

Spied Asus S121 Joins The 12-Inch Netbook Crowd

Spied Asus S121 Joins The 12-Inch Netbook Crowd

Spied Asus S121 Joins The 12-Inch Netbook Crowd

Spied Asus S121 Joins The 12-Inch Netbook Crowd

Spied Asus S121 Joins The 12-Inch Netbook Crowd


Specs and price are yet unknown, but the 12-inch netbook category is quickly growing, with Samsung and Dell in the fray, among others. If you ask me, the 12-inch form factor could use a rebirth—I was always a fan of the 12-inch Powerbooks. [Eee PC News (translated)]