Acer Aspire Revo 3700 with Linux

Looks like Acer is releasing a Linux model of its new Revo, product code “PT.SEMEC.003“; listed as a 160 GB HDD, 2 GB Linux version. Insight UK have them for £230. See this list of sites for prices; all around £200 – £300.  Gigabit ethernet sees nice, as does 802.11n if you need to fall back to wireless. Amazon ar elisting it for £349, so a little steep there. Here’s the press release from Acer, dated September 9.