It’s a bit of a surprise that LG is joining the UMPC race with its own netbook that really looks like an MSI Wind. Check out the sample pics and specs of the LG LX110 below.
8.9 inch display screen (1024×600 pixels)
Intel Atom N270 1.6 GHz
1 GB RAM
120GB HDD (or 6GB SSD)
1.3 megapixel webcam
3G/HSDPA & GPS modules (optional)
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g
3 x USB 2.0
Ethernet 10/100 poort
Kensington card reader slot
Windows XP Home Edition
Apparently, MSI has a joint venture plant set up with LG Electronics (LGE) in Kunshan, Jiangsu Province (China). The plant has a monthly capacity of 30,000 units and MSI also makes notebooks for IBM.
Price for the LG LX110 netbook is expected to start at $585 (or Php26,000).