Processor(s): Standard System:
Intel Atom or Intel Celeron processors
Via Nano processor
Nvidia Tegra processor
MIPS processor
Motherboard PCI-X (PCI Express) with few or no expansion card slots.
Operating System:
Standard System:
Microsoft Windows XP Home or Media Center Edition
or Microsoft 7 Home Premium (32 bit version)
or Linux
Standard System: 1 GB
Performance System: 2 GB
Hard Drive(s):
Standard System: 160GB
Performance System: 250GB
Optional Equipment: Solid State Drive (SSD) to save weight and energy
Graphics Card(s): Standard System: Integrated graphics (e.g. Intel Graphics Media Accelerator chip family or Via Chrome chip family).
Sound System: Standard System: integrated sound card; integrated stereo speakers; external speakers are not usually bundled with netbooks.
Optical Drive(s): Standard System: no optical drive
Display Recommended: 12.1” screen. Anything less will create eye strain.
Weight: 2.4 lbs. to 3.4 lbs.
Ports, Jacks & Slots:
Standard System:
Two (2) or more USB ports
One (1) Microphone jack
One (1) Headphone jack
One (1) or more Flash memory card slots
Optional Equipment:
One (1) Express Card slot
One (1) VGA port
One (1) Audio – Line In jack
One (1) Audio – Line Out jack
One (1) HDMI Video Out jack
One (1) DVI Video Out jack
One (1) eSATA port
Standard System: one (1) Ethernet port (10/100 MB) and WiFi (a.k.a 802.11x) and Bluetooth radios built-in.
Optional Equipment: Cellular broadband radio (e.g. EV-DO, EDGE or HSDPA)
Input Device(s):
Standard System: built-in keyboard with touchpad, (1) USB mouse.
Performance System: multi-touch touchpad, built-in webcam, built-in microphone.
Battery Life 2.5 – 9.5 hours. See general hardware specifications for additional guidance.
Bays: See general hardware specifications for guidance.