updated 12:00 am EDT, Thu March 27, 2008
HP UMPC 2133 specs leaked
HP recently unveiled additional specifications for the UMPC 2133, the company's ultraportable designed to compete with the Asus EeePC, and placed a tentative ship date of April 7th on the device. According to Engadget, the UMPC 2133 will feature a choice of a 1.2GHz and 1.6GHz VIA C7-M processor, as well as a VIA Chrome 9 graphics chipset. Choices of Windows Vista Home Basic and Business, as well as SuSE Linux Enterprise Desktop are available. Pricing for the computer starts at $550.
The 8.9-inch display has a resolution of 1280 by 768. Storage is provided with an option of a 120GB and 160GB drive, while users can also choose between 1GB and 2GB of DDR2 memory. Wireless internet access is available through the included 802.11a/b/g card, while the 1.6GHz version comes with Bluetooth as well.