The new C90 notebook has a 15.4-inch screen and is compatible with up to a 2.93GHz Intel Core 2 Extreme X6800 CPU, 3GB of 800MHz DDR2 RAM and your choice of MXM-compatible graphics solutions. SATA HDDs are supported as well as traditional DVD burners or next gen drives including HD DVD and Blu-ray.
There is support for Asus exclusive 'Turbo Gear' which enables laptop users to overclock processor by 20%. This C90 barebone from ASUS can operate in four different modes - Overclocking, Gaming, Standard, and Power Saving for best performance in given conditions and needs.
The barebone system will be equipped with an NVIDIA GeForce Go 8500 256MB graphics card, a DVD burner and apparently will sell for less than $1,000. You can read the detailed system specs of the Asus C90 in the comments section.