You think the design looks similar to a previous model, and for good reason. The Asus UL20FT is the latest version, building on the UL20A.
While the chassis and design seems to have remained the same, the new UL20FT model features the new Intel Core i3 300UM processor.
The Asus UL20FT is now available to purchase from Amazon for $629.
The Asus UL20FT has a 12.1-inch LCD with a 1366 x 768 resolution with a glossy finish, Intel Core i3-330UM (1.2GHz) processor, 2GB of DDR2 RAM, Intel HD Graphics, a 250GB hard drive, HDMI output, and a 0.3MP webcam.
It also has a 4,4000mAh 6-cell battery, and runs Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.
The UL209FT can support up to 4GB of RAM. it weighs just 3.3lbs with battery, and measures 11.8″ x 8.4″ x 1″.
If you’re looking for something a little bigger and more powerful than an average netbook, but don’t want a large and heavy standard notebook the new Asus UL20FT should be well worth looking into.