updated 05:20 pm EDT, Wed September 15, 2010
Updated HP dm3 ultraportable now shipping
HP's recently updated Pavilion dm3 is now being offered for sale. The 13.3-inch notebook is just one inch thick and weighs 4.15lbs, while offering a choice of ultra-low voltage 1.2GHz Pentium or 1.2GHz Core i3 processors. It comes in a more refined design built to vent heat away from a lap and even to adjust the fans depending on where the notebook sits.
Other standard fare includes a webcam, microphone, Altec Lansign speakers, Wi-Fi, gigabit Ethernet,Bluetooth and HDMI and VGA outputs. The chiclet keyboard can be backlit, and mobile broadband with GPS can be ordered as well. Options include up to 8GB of DDR3 RAM, a 640GB hard drive or 160GB SSD and a six-cell battery. No internal optical drive is available, but an external DVD or Blu-ray drive is an option.
Pricing starts at $550. [via Laptoping]