The first Netbook with a dual-core Atom 330 processor will soon hit the market, because Shenzhen Weibu Electronics will release their N10A Netbook which features this powerful processor.
The Shenzhen Weibu Netbook features a dual-core Atom 330 processor & Nvidia 9400M "Ion" graphics. This graphic chipset is also used in Apple MacBooks, the Akiba PC Hotline site reports.
The power consumption of this processor is quite low, at 8 watts, compared with mainstream Intel laptop chips, which typically are rated at 25 watts or higher.
This powerfull Netbook will come with 1 GB memory pre-installed, a 150GB hard disk drive, 802.11 G/B WiFi & a Webcam. It comes with no Operating System pre-installed(!)
The "N10A" Netbook from Shenzen Weibu is expected to go on sale for 49,800 yen (about 356 Euro/$530 USD) No exact release date is mentioned, only "soon".