HP 2133 Mini-Note PCs with Windows XP

HP Compaq 2133 Mini-Note HP2133Guide.com has published some information regarding four new HP 2133 Mini-Note PC models that was obtained through chats with HP representatives. It looks like Windows XP will be available as an option starting next week (the 15th).

All have: 802.11a/b/g, web camera, Vista Business or Windows XP Professional, 6-cell battery. No confirmation on how those will be loaded, nor was there any information about user-configurable models (that we’ve been hoping for).

Models Listed:
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

Read: HP2133Guide.com

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HP 2133 Mini-Note PC Availability (US)

HP Compaq 2133 Mini-Note I’m planning on buying an HP 2133 Mini-Note PC very shortly, and have been poking around the web, checking availability. The prices right now are all over the place – I’m guessing that with heavy demand and limited supply, some retailers are pricing accordingly. While I’m waiting for the Windows XP version in a few weeks (although it’s getting more and more tempting to grab one now and load XP myself), I was pleased to see that it’s in stock at some of the major US stores online :

HP 2133 Mini-Note (KX870AT) 1.6GHz, 2GB Memory, 120GB HDD, Vista
HP 2133 Mini-Note (KX870AT) – Amazon$779.99
HP 2133 Mini-Note (KX870AT) – Buy.com$808.99

HP 2133 Mini-Note PC (KX868AT) 1.2GHz, 1GB Memory, 120GB HDD, Linux
HP 2133 Mini-Note (KX868AT) – Buy.com$684.19

It has not shown up at any brick & mortar retailers (as far as I know).

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