Hewlett Packard has announced a new small businesses netbook to compete with tablet namely HP Mini 1103. The Mini 1103 comes with low price, sleek and maximum portability in a notebook for sleek. Measures at 26.8 x 19.1 x 2.28 cm, weight 1.26 kg, and starting price at $299, it’s good alternative than buying a tablet and HP claims it to be the cheapest Business Netbook until now.
HP Mini 1103 is pre-loaded with FreeDOS, Windows 7 Starter 32-bit or SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 for Operating system and pre-installed with HP Support Assistant (Windows 7 only), HP QuickWeb, HP Connection Manager, Microsoft Office 2010 Preloaded (purchase of a Product Key required to activate a full Office 2010 suite), McAfee Total Protection trial, Corel Office trial, Adobe Flash Player and Skype.
Mini 1103 netbook will ship with 2GB of DDR3 SDRAM, a 10.1-inch LED-backlit display with resolution of 1024 x 600 pixel, Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3150, Intel NM10 Express chipset, CD/DVD R/RW drive, Security Kensington Lock Slot, a card reader, VGA webcam, Integrated stereo speakers and microphones. For connectivity and ports offers three USB 2.0 ports, VGA output, external VGA monitor, LAN, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 3.0, and HSPA Mobile Broadband with GPS from AT&T, Sprint or Verizon Wireless.
HP Mini 1103 laptop also has optional specs include 1.66GHz Intel Atom N455 or a 1.83GHz Intel Atom N475 Processor, 160 GB or 320 GB SATA (7200 rpm) disk drive, Three- or six-cell Li-Ion batteries, optiom for OS. The machine has 93% full-size keyboard, Touchpad with scroll zone and two soft-touch buttons and the ability to run commonly used applications without booting up Windows.
HP Mini 1103 Specifications
Processor : 1.66GHz Intel Atom N455 or a 1.83GHz Intel Atom N475 Processor
Display : 10.1-inch LED-backlit display with resolution of 1024 x 600 pixel
Main Memory 2GB 1333 MHz DDR3 SDRAM
Chipset : Intel NM10 Express
Graphic system : Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3150
Hard Disk : optional 160 GB or 320 GB SATA (7200 rpm) HDD
Webcamera : VGA webcam
Input devices : Touchpad with scroll zone and two soft-touch buttons
Disc Drive : External USB 2.0 CD/DVD R/RW (select models)
Sound : High Definition audio; Integrated stereo speakers; Integrated stereo microphones; Combo stereo headphone/mic jack
Wireles : HP Mobile Broadband (powered by Gobi) with GPS, HP HSPA Mobile Broadband
Atheros 802.11b/g/n, Broadcom and Ralink802.11b/g/n 1×1 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 3.0 + HS Combo
Security Kensington Lock Slot
Battery : Three- or six-cell Li-Ion batteries Li-Ion
Dimensions : 10.55 x 7.52 x 0.89 in (26.8 x 19.1 x 2.28 cm)
Weight Starting at 2.78 lb (1.26 kg)
Operating System : Optional Genuine Windows 7 Starter 32-bit, SUSE Linux Enterprise 11, FreeDOS