VIA announced its Nano processor has been adopted by Samsung in the upcoming 12.1" NC20 netbook. This white mini-notebook from Samsung will feature the VIA Nano ULV U2250 1.3+GHz processor, VIA VX800 IGP chipset with integrated VIA Chrome9 DX9 graphics, 1GB DDR2 memory, 1280 x 800 pixel 12.1" LED-backlit display, 160GB HDD, 1.3MP webcam, 10/100Mbps LAN, 802.11b/g WiFi, Bluetooth 2.0+EDR, three USB 2.0 ports, 3-in-1 memory card reader and Windows XP Home Edition.
The system measures 292.4mm x 217mm x 30.7mm and weighs 1.52kg. It has a 6-cell li-ion battery, which promises a battery life of up to 6.5 hours.
Combining the power efficient 1.3+GHz VIA Nano™ processor with the highly-integrated VIA VX800 system media processor, the Samsung NC20 also features a stunning 1280x800 12.1" display, ensuring an outstanding video experience and enabling a full-size 12" notebook keyboard with optimized 18.5mm key spacing and larger touchpad in a highly portable device that weighs just 1.52kg.
Mobility is enhanced by 802.11b/g and Bluetooth wireless connectivity, and a six-cell battery that provides up to 6.5 hours of use independent of any power supply, while storage options include either a solid state disk or a SATA hard disk drive. Other features include an integrated 1.3 mega pixel digital motion camera, 3-in-1 memory card reader and three built-in USB ports.