Gallery: HP adds custom Linux OS to netbooks

Gallery: HP adds custom Linux OS to netbooks

Summary: HP unveils its own custom Linux OS to power a new lineup of netbooks based on Intel's Atom chip.


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  • The HP Mini 1000 will replace the 2133 Mini-Note which suffered from heat issues and a relatively high price tag (starting at $499) according to ZDNet's Matthew Miller.

Topics: Operating Systems, Hewlett-Packard, Linux, Mobility, Open Source, Software

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  • $400 is max I would pay

    I can't see paying more than $400 for a netbook. I can buy a normal laptop for that.The real price point for big success is around $200.

    -- Barts