The Asus Eee S101, a high-end addition to Asus' netbook range has been photographed - and priced for the UK market.

Weighing in at 1kg and "svelte" at 1.8cm thick, the new Atom-based netbook has a 10.2-inch LED backlit display and will be available running either Windows XP or GNU Linux.

The S101 boasts an SSD up to 64GB, gets Wi-Fi 802.11n, Bluetooth V2.0, integrated four-in-one card reader and 5 hours battery life.

Other features and spec of note include a webcam, 1GB DDR2 memory, VGA port, three USB ports and two audio jacks.

It will go on sale in the UK for a suggested selling price of £449.