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Finally tablets kills netbooks. Was Steve Jobs right. Acer and Asus to stop the line at the end of 2012.
With Asustek Computer recently announcing an end to its Eee PC product line from the end of 2012, while Acer also has no plans to release more netbook products, the netbook market will officially end after the two vendors finish digesting their remaining inventories.
Facing strong competition from tablets, only Asustek and Acer are still competing in the netbook market and are mainly selling to emerging markets such as countries in Southeast Asia and South America.
It took almost 2 years to finally happen Steve Jobs premonition back then at the iPad introduction in January 27th, 2012. Video below: