Packard Bell “dot” 8.9-inch netbook announced

Posted September 23rd, 2008 at 10:10 PM by Sniper

Packard Bell have followed the latest trend and have announced their the “dot” netbook. It features a Atom processor, 1 GB if RAM, 160GB HD space, web cam, 3g module and a 6-cell battery for improved battery life. Its priced at £315 and due for release in November this year! Its been a while since I’ve heard the name “Packard Bell”, whatever happened to them?

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One Response to “Packard Bell “dot” 8.9-inch netbook announced”

  1. Swansen on September 24th, 2008 1:09 AM

    Apparently, they about died around 2000, so they pulled out of the US market, or NEC did. Then earlier this year, the guy who owns eMachines and a lot of Gateway shares bought the company from NEC. On a final note, i think Packard Bell makes a few electronic things in Europe also.

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