Category Archives: VIA

HP 2133 Mini-Note Updates Part II

About three weeks ago, we mentioned that HP was getting aggressive with the price drops and rebates on the VIA-powered HP 2133 Mini-Note netbook. There were $50 and $100 rebates being offered on top of lowered prices. The rebates have … Continue reading

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HP 2133 Mini-Note – Rebates, Update Soon?

Either HP is getting ready to announce an update to the 8.9″ HP 2133 Mini-Note, or they are feeling the heat of the competition from other netbooks (remember, HP was one of the first to roll out an 8.9″ netbook … Continue reading

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Eltrinex MobilePC Announced

There’s another 10.2″ netbook out (or will soon be out). It’s from a European company (Czech to be precise), it’s the Eltrinex MobilePC. It’s part of a semi-rare crowd – it’s based on a VIA C7-M754 (1.6GHz, 400MHz FSB) processor, … Continue reading

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Commodore Announces UMMD 8010/F Netbook

This is definitely unexpected. Pocket-Lint is reporting that we have a new netbook from a familiar company (at least familiar to those of us who got our start with comptuers back in the 1980s). It’s Commodore (remember the Commodore 64 … Continue reading

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HP 2133 Mini-Note – Sequel with VIA Nano CPUs?

A week ago, we saw rumors of HP moving to the Intel Atom, with the addition of a 10.2″ panel to their 8.9-inch HP 2133 Mini-Note lineup. DigiTimes is reporting that Hewlett-Packard has placed orders for VIA’s new Nano CPUs … Continue reading

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