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Fujitsu M1010 netbook debuts in Australia

Fujistu has released details of its first netbook, the M1010, which is available in Australia from today with a price of $700.

Fujistu has released details of its first netbook, the M1010, which is available in Australia from today with a price of $700.

(Credit: Fujitsu)

The M1010 has many of the specifications common in netbooks; an Intel Atom processor at 1.6GHz and 1GB of RAM. The N1010 comes with a 60GB hard drive, an 8.9-inch display at 1,024x600 pixels and runs Windows XP.

The M1010 is lighter on average compared to netbooks from other vendors (see table below), and at $699, sits at a similar price point. However unlike its competitors, the M1010 is available in a range of colours including red, pink, bronze, blue and black.

Vendor Netbook Weight (kg) Price (AU)
Asus Eee PC 1000 1.45 $699
Fujistu M1010 1 $699
Dell Inspiron Mini 9 1.035 $599
HP 2133 Mini-Note 1.31 $899
NEC Versa N1100 1.17 $749
Acer Aspire One 0.995 $599
Lenovo Ideapad S10 1.2 $699
OLPC XO 1.45 Not for retail sale