Acer Aspire beats Asus Eee

It seems Acer has beaten Asus to the netbook top slot in the third quarter of 2008, despite Asus having more model variants than you could shake a stick at.

According to DisplaySearch's quarterly report, Acer achieved a market share of 38.3% versus Asus' 30.3%.

Acer shipped 2.15 million units of its Acer Aspire One to Asus' 1.7 million units of its various Eee PC models.

HP came third with the Mini-Note 2133 selling 330,000 units while MSI shipped 320,000 Winds.