The tech freak in you might care more for technical specifications and less about the external design of a netbook. However, if you want to waken up your innate artistic sense, you would appreciate the designer netbooks that are currently available in the market. Two netbooks, the Limited Edition Deanne Cheuk Dell Netbook and the floral themed Lenovo S10-2, have recently caught our attention for the dazzling patterns portrayed on their covers. Moreover, both the netbooks are affordably priced, making them the perfect item for your Christmas shopping.
Limited Edition Dell Deanne Cheuk
Deanne Cheuk is a renowned artist, illustrator, graphic designer and art director. She has worked for global companies such as Nike, American Express, MTV and New York Times. Dell had recently commissioned her to design the cover of the limited edition Dell Inspiron Mini Netbook. Only 5250 units of the Dell netbook, flaunting the kaleidoscopic floral patterns, have been created.
The Dell Inspiron Mini Netbook is powered by Intel Atom processor Z530. It comes with 1GB RAM and 160GB of internal storage space. The 10.1 inches WSVGA widescreen display with its antiglare feature will display sharp images of 1024 x 600 pixels resolution. To produce stunning graphics, Dell has incorporated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 500 in this limited edition netbook. Dell Inspiron Mini Netbook also comes with integrated speakers, HDMI port, 1.3 megapixel webcam, three high speed USB 2.0 ports for facilitating audio, digital video and data transfer and 3-in-1 digital media reader. It also supports Wi-Fi connection.
Microsoft Windows 7 Starter Edition operating system is preinstalled in this lightweight 1.0-inch thin netbook. The 3-cell lithium ion battery of the netbook could provide juice to the netbook for up to 3 hours and 47 minutes. This limited edition Dell netbook is available from Best Buy for $379.99.
Lenovo has launched two new versions of the original Lenovo IdeaPad S10-2 netbook. The Floral Sea version of S10-2 netbook features a purple floral pattern. A green floral pattern adorns the cover of the Nature version of Lenovo S10-2. Both the nature themed netbooks are packed with standard technical features. They are powered by 1.6GHz Intel N270 Atom processor, and feature 10.1 inches LED display, 1GB of RAM and 160GB of internal storage space, Wi-Fi, up to 6 hours of battery life and preinstalled Windows 7 Starter Edition. The Nature and Floral Sea versions of S10-2 costs $349.99.