TC Mag reports ASUS' Eee PC 1015B and 1215B are now available for preorder, with estimated shipping date of April 1st, 2011. Both netbooks feature AMD's Fusion, the 1015B has a single-core 1.2GHz C-50 APU, while the 1215B is equipped with the dual-core 1GHz C-50 chip.
Priced at $289 , the 1015B features a Seashell design, an LED-backlit (1024 x 600) display, a 1.2 GHz C-30 single-core APU (accelerated processing unit) with integrated Radeon HD 6250 graphics, 1GB of RAM, a 250GB hard drive, LAN, 802.11 b/g/n WiFi, a 0.3 megapixel webcam, a memory card reader (supporting MMC/SDHC), and a 6-cell battery which is good for up to 8.5 hours of life.
The 1215B costs $379 and has similar specs, with a few exceptions - the larger display with a native resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels, and the built-in APU - this one boasting the 1.0 GHz C-50 dual-core (same DX11 graphics as the C-30). The Eee PC 1015B has Windows 7 Starter pre-installed while the 1215B uses Windows 7 Home Premium.