We've been using ASUS gear for many years now so we are very pleased with this iPad competition! Aside from wanting to be the 3rd largest notebook manufacturer in the next 2 years, ASUS also wants to be the more open alternative to Apple. That means no closed platforms, no limiting functionality. And that's where the new Eee Pad comes in.
Two versions of the Eee Pad are announced, a 12" and a 10" model.
Here are the details: The 10" is the closest competitor