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Asus Eee Box 1501 with Blu-ray on its way to Switzerland

Good news, everybody! If you're looking into one of Asus's Eee Box 1501 nettops but weren't exactly into the built-in DVD burner, well, better days may be ahead. It looks like a new version of the 1501 is on its way, this time packing Blu-ray. In case you've forgotten the specs, the Eee Box 1501 packs NVIDIA's Ion chipset, an Intel Atom 330 dual-core CPU, 2GB of RAM, a 250GB hard drive, and an HDMI port for good measure. There's no official word on this yet, but the release of the Blu-ray boasting updated nettop looks likely for Switzerland in the near future, so we'll keep our eyes peeled for more information.