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HP launched three new computers in its Mini series on Wednesday, seven months after the first models were launched.
The first models were aimed specifically at schools and the education market, while the latest additions are for more general use.
The HP Mini 1000 line features three models. The 1000 (pictured) has a black finish with an HP Imprint swirl design, and comes with Windows XP Home Edition pre-installed.
As with most netbooks, connectivity is via Wi-Fi, wired Ethernet, USB and Bluetooth. A version with 3G is "expected to be available in December", HP said in its launch information.
With a keyboard that is "92 percent the size of a standard notebook PC keyboard", according to HP, the systems weigh from 1.02kg upwards. The screen has a 1,024-by-600-pixel resolution, with an LED backlight.
The notebook system is powered by an Intel Atom N270 1.6GHz processor.
Connectivity includes a network connection and a serial port, as well as connections for headphones, a microphone, power and two USB ports, one of which is shown here.
The Mini 1000 is available now in the US at $399 (£243), HP said in its statement, and will be available in mid-February in the UK, with prices starting from £299.