Category Archives: VIA

Samsung NC20 Leaked

Update, the Samsung NC20 is using a VIA Nano CPU. Is Samsung about to come out with a 12.1″ netbook? It certainly looks like it, although there are some continuity problems, since some sites are listing it with a VIA … Continue reading

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VIA Nano Roadmap and Netbooks

VIA has rolled out its roadmap for the future of its Nano CPUs last week, according to Eee PC News. There was a show in Japan (Embedded Technology 2008) that showcased low-powered devices. For netbooks, don’t hold your breath for … Continue reading

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VIA and NVIDIA Netbooks: Unlikely, Plus No More New Apple Hardware in 2008

It looks like NVIDIA and VIA Technologies won’t be working together on VIA Nano netbooks, as well as Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs) according to a report by DigiTimes. Earlier this year, they had agreed to work on netbooks powered by … Continue reading

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Windows 7 Pre-Beta on HP 2133 Mini-Note

We’ve already seen a few instances of Windows 7 on netbooks. Now HP Mini Guide has loaded a Windows 7 Pre-Beta on a VIA-powered HP 2133 Mini-Note. Keep in mind the VIA CPU used (C7-M series) was underpowered compared to … Continue reading

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HP Mini 1000 – Starting at $399

Over the last month or so, HP has been running some aggressive price drops on the 8.9″ HP 2133 Mini-Note. There was speculation that HP would be upgrading to the new VIA Nano CPU, but there also HP netbooks popping … Continue reading

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