updated 11:30 pm EDT, Tue April 1, 2008
CloudBook Max with WiMAX
Everex today unveiled the CloudBook Max, an update to its ultraportable that adds, among other things, WiMAX compatibility for Sprint's XOHMwireless network. The new CloudBook Max features a 8.9-inch screen, displaying at a resolution of 1024 by 600, and is powered by a VIA C7-M ULV processor at 1.6GHz. A VIA VX800 IGP chipset provides video playback and acceleration. Everex estimates it will release the CloudBook Max in a year.
In addition to WiMAX, the CloudBook Max supports 802.11b/g, Bluetooth, and features an integrated GPS receiver. Everex includes a dual 2-megapixel webcam, S-Video, audio in/out ports, 2GB of RAM, and an 80GB hard drive. The CloudBook Max will use Microsoft Windows Vista for its operating system.