HP 2133 Mini-Note PC

HP Compaq 2133 Mini-Note
Summary: 8.9″ WXGA, 2.5 pounds, 95% size Keyboard, Netbook, Available April 2008

Last Updated: Jan 5, 2009

Similar Laptops:
- Being suplemented by HP Mini 1000
- Being replaced by HP Mini 2140
- Similar in size to Acer 8.9-inch Aspire
- Simialr in size to Asus Eee PC 900
- One of several netbooks

Amazon.com (US)
- KR922UT#ABA – 1GHz, 4GB SSD, 512MB RAM, SUSE Linux
- KX868AT#ABA – 1.2GHz, 120GB 5400rpm HDD, 1GB RAM, Windows Vista Home Basic
- KX869AT#ABA – 1.2GHz, 120GB 5400rpm HDD, 1GB RAM, SUSE Linux
- KX870AT#ABA – 1.6GHz, 120GB 7200rpm HDD, 2GB RAM, Windows Vista Business

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Product Name: HP Compaq 2133 (HP 2133 Mini-Note)
Official Page: hp.com
Manufacturer: Hewlett Packard
Announced: Leaked February 18, 2008
Available: Late April, 2008
Status: In production
Price: $499 USD to $850 USD (See below)
Markets: Professional, Consumer, Worldwide
OEM: Wistron, Inventec

September 23, 2008: Note, prices listed below have recently changed (I’ll be updating them in the next day or two).

North American retailers:
- Amazon.com (some models have $50 and $100 rebates)
- Mwave.com’s HP 2133 Mini-Note listing

Europe – United Kingdom:
- Amazon.co.uk

North American Mini-Note PC Models:
- These reflect original prices, not current prices
- HP 2133 Mini-Note PC (KX870AT): 1.6GHz, 2GB Memory, 120GB HDD (7200rpm), Windows Vista Business (MFR: $749)
- HP 2133 Mini-Note PC (KX868AT): 1.2GHz, 1GB Memory, 120GB HDD (5400rpm), Windows Vista Home Basic (MFR: $599)
- HP 2133 Mini-Note PC (KX869AT): 1.2GHz, 1GB Memory, 120GB HDD (5400rpm), SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 (MFR: $549)
- HP 2133 Mini-Note PC (KR922UT): 1GHz, 512MB Memory, 4GB Flash Drive (SSD), SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 (MFR: $499)

Other North American models:
All have: 802.11a/b/g, web camera, Vista Business or Windows XP Professional, 6-cell battery.
- KR939UT#ABA ($729), 1.2GHz CPU, 120GB HDD, 1GB Memory
- KR948UT#ABA ($789), 1.2GHz CPU, 160GB HDD, 2GB Memory
- KR954UT#ABA ($749), 1.6GHz CPU, 120GB HDD 1GB Memory
- KR964UT#ABA ($819) 1.6GHz CPU, 160GB HDD, 2GB Memory

Features:
- Optional SSD
- Anodized Aluminum chassis
- “Scratch-resistant display”
- Spill-resistant keyboard



HP Compaq 2133 Mini-Note
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Manufacturer’s Description:
Small Wonder. Big Possibilities. Small but mighty, the HP 2133 Mini-Note PC gives you the freedom to be productive here, there and everywhere. It’s ideal for instructional use or general purpose business applications.

Specifications:
CPU: VIA C7-M with 128KB of L2 Cache: 1GHz, 1.2GHz or 1.6GHz
Chipset:
Front-side Bus: 800MHz FSB (400MHz on KR922UT)
Memory: 667MHz DDR2
Memory Capacity: 512MB, 1GB or 2GB (apparently one slot)

Graphics/Display:
Display: 8.9″
Resolution: 1280×768 WXGA
Widescreen: Yes
Touchscreen: No
Graphics Chipset: VIA Chrome 9 UMA
Graphics Memory: 256MB
Other: VGA Out

Storage:
Hard Drive Type: Solid State Drive (SSD) or Mechanical
Hard Drive Capacity: SSD: 4GB Mechanical: 5400rpm: 120GB / 160GB, 7200rpm: 120GB, 160GB
Optical: External
Other:

Connectivity:
Wireless: 802.11a/b/g (Broadcomm) – KR922UT has only b/g – Integrated Broadcom 4311AG or 4311BG
Modem:
Ethernet: 10/100/1000 Gigabit (Integrated Broadcom NetLink Gigabit)
Bluetooth: Bluetooth 2.0 Available on some models
Mobile Broadband:

Input/Output:
Audio Chipset: ADI1984HD High Definition CODEC
Internal Speakers/Microphone: Stereo Speakers
Audio I/O: Headphone, Microphone
USB: 2x USB 2.0
Firewire:
PC Card: ExpressCard/54
Flash/Memory Card Reader: Secure Digital (SD)
Keyboard/Mouse: 92% of a full-sized QWERTY keyboard, Touchpad
Other: Webcam

Security:
Biometric/Fingerprint:
Trusted Platform Module (TPM):
Other:

Software & Warranty:
Operating System: Microsoft Windows Vista Home Basic/Business, S.u.S.E. Linux Enterprise Desktoop (SLED), FreeDOS, Windows XP Professional
Other Software:
Warranty: One-year standard parts and labor warranty, pick-up or carry-in, and toll-free 7 x 24 hardware technical phone support.
Drivers: HP.com/bizsupport/TechSupport Includes Windows XP drivers for HP 2133 Mini-Note

Battery: Lithium Ion
Options: 3-cell (28 WHr) or 6-cell (55 WHr)
Battery Life: LAPTOP Magazine: 3 hours, 20 minutes

Dimensions:
Width: 10 inches / 255 mm
Depth: 6.5 inches / 165 mm
Height: 1.05 inches / 27 mm
Weight: Starts a 2.63 pounds / 1.19 kg

HP Compaq 2133 Reviews and Articles:
- Trusted Reviews – May 22, 2008 – Review
- HP2133Guide.com – May 8, 2008 – New Windows XP Models
- jkOnTherun: Installing Windows XP
- jkOnTherun: Video of Windows XP on the Mini-Note
- LAPTOP Magazine: Video Tutorial – Upgrading the memory
- LAPTOP Magazine: Skype on the Mini-Note
- LAPTOP Magazine: Speeding up the boot time
- MiniNoteUser.com
- Press Release – HP.com – April 8, 2008
- LAPTOP Magazine – April 7, 2008 – Hands-on video
- LAPTOP Magazine – April 7, 2008 – Review
- Engadget – March 26, 2008 – Specs, Ship Dates
- Digitimes – more informatino (February 26, 2008)
- Engadget – February 19, 2008 – “HP’s UMPC 2133 Revealed”