Update: You can now pre order the Asus Taichi for USA and International orders. Full details, pricing, specs on our updated dedicated Taichi page here.
We are learning a few details about the possible price of the Asus TaiChi tablet ultrabook hybrid device. The TaiChi was the most ambitious offering from Asus at Computex 2012. It has a screen on the lid which can display something different than the second screen. It’s as thin as a Zenbook ultrabook which is all the more impressive.
Digitimes has done an interesting story about the bill of materials for the TaiChi. It may be as high as $900 to build. As the story suggests, the result might be a selling price might be $1,300 to $1,500 if the costs to build the TaiChi remain as they are. With that said, it appears Asus are exploring options in the build materials to make the price more appealing. The CEO Jerry Shen says that the price will satisfy all consumers.
[read more on Digitimes]