HP also announce the Compaq Mini 700 Netbook

In a double whammy of announcements, HP also released details of the Compaq Mini 700. Featuring a sleek casing adorned with the new ‘Unity’ checked design, the Compaq Mini 700 is an eye-catching digital companion at an affordable price. The Compaq Mini PC offers an entertaining mobile Internet experience with a built-in webcam(2) and microphone, WLAN(3) , Bluetooth and optional WWAN(4), extending your social networking(2) opportunities and taking video chat(2) and video conferencing(6) from the home to places like the park, pool or airport.

With a 10.2-inch diagonal BrightView display and a large keyboard, you can comfortably access the web for information(2), communication and entertainment from anywhere. The ease of use and light weight of the Compaq Mini 700 make it an excellent choice for students or professionals looking for a second PC. This little wonder is available as of mid-December at an estimated starting price of £299 inc. VAT.

(1) Weight will vary by configuration. (2) Internet access required and sold separately. (3) Wireless access point and internet access required and sold separately. Availability of public wireless access points limited. (4) Broadband use requires separately purchased service contract. Check with service provider for coverage and availability in your area. (5) HP Mini Mobile Drive available with SSD configuration only. (6) Requires a separately purchased Internet service and VOIP service contracts. (7) Actual price may vary by country.