Category Archives: VIA

Samsung NC20 Unboxed, Compared to Dell Mini 12

If you are curious about the new 12.1 Samsung NC20 ultraportable, your curiosity is about to be partially satisfied. Sascha over at Netbooknews.de has posted a couple of videos showing the NC20 being unboxing and taking a look at the … Continue reading

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Dell to Suspend/Discontinue Inspiron Mini 12? (Plus VIA Nano CPUs for Samsung NC20)

Continuing the string of Dell-related news, there is a brief mention on DigiTimes that Dell is discontinuing or suspending the 12″ Dell Inspiron Mini 12 netbook. I have not seen anything official from Dell in regards to that, not even … Continue reading

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Samsung NC20 – More Information (HD Video, Graphics, CPU)

A few days ago, gagadget, a (correction) Ukrainian gadget site for Russian-speaking readers, got their hands on a lot of information about 12.1″ Samsung NC20 and posted quite a few images, including screenshots of the hardware drivers and configuration as … Continue reading

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NVIDIA CEO Interview – Ion, Netbooks, etc. (LAPTOP Mag)

Yesterday we mentioned that NVIDIA is telling people to speak up if they want to see companies selling products with NVIDIA’s new Ion platform. LAPTOP Magazine has conducted an extensive review with Jen-Hsun Huang, the co-founder, president, and CEO of … Continue reading

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Samsung NC20 – it’s got a VIA Nano in it!

About three weeks ago, some specifications of the 12″ Intel Atom-powered Samsung NC20 leaked out through online retailers. Yesterday, news came of the user manual for the NC20 being online, and it’s confirmed some things that surprised me. I mentioned … Continue reading

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