NEC has a new ultraportable laptop coming out, the NEC LaVie LA700/DD1F. Not much information currently available, and so far it looks like it’s initially only going to be sold in Asia.
12″ Widescreen Display – 1280×768
Intel Celeron M383 (1GHz)
Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition
Intel Video Chipset
512MB of RAM (Max 2GB!)
Dual Layer DVD Writer
80GB Hard drive space
Less than 1300 EUR/$1600 USD
Of note, it comes with some kind of a remote control, similar to what you see with Windows Media Center machines.