According to the source, from March 1, ASUS company intends to raise the value of up to 20% of prices in the range of Eee PC, as well as mobile PCs.
The reason for this is called a notorious financial crisis, raising the cost of production of several components.
Such a turn of events is unlikely to please customers, but the Acer should be ecstatic. After all, she gets a chance to strengthen its already leading position. According to DisplaySearch, in the third quarter of last year, it owned 38.3% of global notebook market, while ASUS - 30%.