Towards the end of this month, Everex, the maker of the $199 gPC, will be launching the $399 ultramobile PC called Cloudbook.
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
Everex Announces $400 CloudBook (Wired)