It appears that next February, Samsung will release a new NETBOOK called Samsung NC20 and characterized by a Via Nano processor at 1.3GHz and U225 LCD screen at 12.1 inches.
After having earlier yesterday the news that, Samsung is developing new and different models NETBOOK, which will complement and replace over time the popular Samsung NC10, interesting details arriving today on the Korean programs. According to the latest leaks, Samsung could release within the next month of February a new and revolutionary mininotebook belonging to the lucky number NC, with a budget hardware captivating.
Samsung NC20, this is his name, will be equipped with an LCD screen by 12.1 inches with a processor VIA Nano U225 at 1.3GHz, 160GB hard disk and 1GB memory. Recall that when no NETBOOK or ultraportable is equipped with the latest CPU VIA Nano, with energy consumption reduced, but it is reasonable to expect that their distribution is intensifying in early 2009. Samsung NC20 will have a weight of 1.5kg and its connectivity will be presentated by a built-in Bluetooth 2.0, WiFi 802.11b / g, Ethernet, a card reader 3in1 memory and a 1.3 megapixel camera.
The price of the new Samsung NC20 amounts to 642 dollars, 450 euros, which places it right in the category of ultraportable economic platform with Intel Atom, like the Dell Inspiron Mini 12, which will be the largest rival. For the moment we do not know if Samsung decides for next year of close collaboration with Intel to tighten with a VIA, but if it were the 2009 Samsung NETBOOK abandon the Intel Atom CPU to adopt the VIA Nano. Users more optimism hoping that the new proposals Samsung are varied and different, with both processors, to offer more choice to customers.