Category Archives: VIA

Samsung NC20 – Available at NewEgg.com

The first VIA Nano-powered netbook/ultraportable available for customers in the US (and possibly Canada) has popped up at NewEgg.com. Back in March, it was officially delayed until April. April is here, and the 12.1-inch Samsung NC20 is being listed for … Continue reading

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NVIDIA to Take Stake in VIA?

There are several news stories floating around that NVIDIA could could be taking a take in VIA Technologies. The numbers mentioned are up to 300 million new shares, with a price of $0.27 – $0.35 USD per share, which is … Continue reading

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Samsung NC20 in US – Delayed Until April

Earlier this month, we mentioned that the 12-inch Samsung NC20 would be available this week from NewEgg (March 16 to be precise). This is an exclusive distribution deal for the USA. Unfortunately that’s been delayed until the first week of … Continue reading

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VIA VX855 Chipset Announced

VIA has announced their new VIA VX855 MEdia System Processor (MSP)/chipset. It’s oriented towards small form factor PCs as well as mobile/ultraportable/UMPC systems. It has a Thermal Design Power (TDP) of 2.3 watts, and offers a smaller size than some … Continue reading

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Samsung NC20 in the US This Month, Hands-On (LAPTOP Mag)

For those in the US who have been wondering about the 12.1-inch Samsung NC20, it’s coming to the US later this month (March 16) and will be available exclusively through NewEgg, according to LAPTOP Magazine. It will have a high-capacity … Continue reading

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