It’s official – the Dell Inspiron Mini 9 is now available for purchase, starting at $349. The specifications of the 8.9″ netbook that were leaked yesterday were pretty accurate.
Two of the base models are shipping two weeks from today, and you can pre-order through the Dell Home & Home Office Store .
– 16GB SSD option for Windows XP
– 1GB Maximum RAM
– Bluetooth 2.1 is optional
– Free 2GB of online storage through Box.net
There are two colors currently available: Obsidian Black, Alpine White,
Can be purchased at:
– Dell Home & Home Office Store – starting at only $349
Availability (before customizing):
– 4GB SSD, 512MB RAM, Linux: October 9, 2008
– 8GB SSD, 512MB RAM, Windows: September 18, 2008
– 16GB SSD, 1GB RAM, Windows: September 18, 2008
Width: 9 inches / 228.6 mm
Depth: 6.7 inches / 170.18 mm
Height: 0.6 – 1.2 inches / 15.24 -30.48 mm
Weight: 2.28 pounds / 1.03 kg
I’ve posted a small gallery as well:
Dell Inspiron Mini 9 Gallery
The memory limit of 1GB is a little disappointing, but if the SSD is fast enough, it hopefully won’t matter.