2008 Engadget Awards – Voting Winding Down

Netbook If you haven’t had a chance, you still have several hours to vote in the 2008 Engadget Awards, for the “best of” tech from 2008, as well as the tech-related items you most anticipate this year. Voting ends tonight.

The results will be released at the end of the month, as well as the Engadget Editor’s Choice awards.

Quite a few ultraportables/laptops/netbooks were finalists this year:

2008 Engadget Awards – Gadget of the Year
– Acer Aspire One
– Intel Atom

2008 Engadget Awards – Worst Gadget of the Year
– Alpha 400 netbook
– MacBook Air Rev. A

2008 Engadget Awards – Most Anticipated Gadget of 2009
– Dell Adamo
– Windows 7

2008 Engadget Awards – Laptop of the Year
– Lenovo Thinkpad X300
– VAIO Z Series
– Voodoo Envy 133

2008 Engadget Awards – Netbook of the Year
– Acer Aspire One
– ASUS Eee 1002HA
– Dell Inspiron Mini 9
– HP Mini 1000
– Lenovo S10
– MSI Wind
– Samsung NC10

2008 Engadget Awards – Tablet PC of the Year
– Axiotron ModBook
– Fujitsu LifeBook U820
– HP TouchSmart tx2z
– Intel Classmate 2 PC
– Raon Everun Note
– Lenovo ThinkPad X200t

I was surprised at the commanding lead that the Dell Inspiron Mini 9 had in the “Netbook of the Year” category, with the HP Mini 1000 right behind. I wasn’t surprised at Windows 7 leading the way in the “Most Anticipated Gadget of 2009” section or the HP TouchSmart tx2z leading in the Tablet PC category.

Read/Vote: Engadget