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Ultramobile PC for $399 from Everex

Towards the end of this month, Everex, the maker of the $199 gPC, will be launching the $399 ultramobile PC called Cloudbook.

Towards the end of this month, Everex, the maker of the $199 gPC, will be launching the $399 ultramobile PC called Cloudbook.

An excerpt from ZDnet:

The Cloudbook is designed for Internet usage, not for heavy duty graphics applications. Like the gPC, it will come with software or links to FireFox, gMail, Meebo, Skype, Google Documents & Spreadsheets, Google Calendar, Google News, Google Maps, Wikipedia, Google Product Search, GIMP, Blogger, YouTube, Xine Movie Player, RhythmBox, Faqly, Facebook and OpenOffice.org 2.3.

The configuration includes:

  • VIA 1.2GHz C7-M ULV processor
  • 7-inch TFT screen
  • 30 GB drive
  • 512 MB of DDR2 533MHz SDRAM
  • 1.3-megapixel Ezonics Webcam
  • DVI-I port
  • 2 USB 2.0 ports
  • 802.11b/g and Ethernet

More information:

Everex Announces $400 CloudBook (Wired)

Tiny Laptops: Cloudbook Joins the AsusTek eee (PC World)

2 comments
JCitizen
JCitizen

I still see occasional sales on way more capable laptops for that price online! They need to kiss the $400 dollar ultra mobile laptop goodby!

seanferd
seanferd

You're right. Lots of better sub-$500 offerings out there.

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