Computex 2010を控えて、台湾メーカー各社から新製品の発表が始まっています。Asusが発表したタブレット端末のひとつは写真の Eee Tablet 。高精細なモノクロ液晶ディスプレイを採用し、「紙に書いている感覚」「世界でもっとも正確で感度の高いデジタルノートデバイス」をうたっています。(リリース本文では「2450 dpi」。ディスプレイ解像度ではなく手書きデジタイザの分解能ではないかと思われます)。

そのほか判明している仕様は画面がバックライトなしの64階調グレイスケール、ページ更新 0.1秒、本体に画像取り込み用の2メガピクセルカメラ、microSDスロット、PCとはUSB接続、バッテリーは10時間など。詳細が分かりしだい続報でお届けします。

追記:Asusによると、予価は US$ 199 ~ 299。ASUS Provides Tomorrow's Technologies Today at Computex 2010
Innovative Eee Pad and Eee Tablet extend ASUS' leadership in Cloud Computing

Fremont, California (May 31, 2010) ASUS' leadership in innovation and design will once again be the focus at Computex 2010 in Taipei, Taiwan. ASUS will proudly showcase a wide range of products across five major categories: cloud computing, gaming, enthusiast-level PC components, multimedia and green computing. As a technological leader in cloud computing, ASUS offers a broad lineup of cloud-connected devices featuring on-the-fly data and multimedia sharing capabilities that consumers crave in today's market.

The Notepad Goes Digital with the Eee Tablet
Innovation meets cloud computing at Computex 2010 with the ASUS Eee Tablet. With a 2450 dpi touch resolution screen, the Eee Tablet is one of the world's most accurate and sensitive digital note taking devices, and gives the user the feel of writing on paper. Users can select one of the built-in notepad templates and have the option to store, sort and tag, organize or browse through them. Real time text annotations can also be made on-the-fly. The Eee Tablet makes reading easy, with text file page turns taking just 0.1 seconds-nine times faster than the page turns of normal e-readers. Reading documents or books remains easy on the users' eyes even after prolonged viewing periods.

The ASUS Eee Tablet features a built-in 2 megapixel camera that captures detailed images, letting the user grab screenshots of lecture slides and write notes on them instantly. It easily syncs up with a PC or notebook via USB or Micro SD to ensure that all notes, content, and calendars are constantly kept up-to-date. With up to 10-hours of battery life, the Eee Tablet has enough power for a variety of tasks. At the end of the day, users not only have an electronic notepad, but a media player and e-reader as well.