It may be difficult for you, parents, to choose which laptop to buy for your kids because there is actually a wide selection of netbooks to choose from these days.  So, if you are planning to get your kids a laptop that will help them learn and have fun as well, then check out the new HP mini 100 e netbook.

HP has taken the wraps off the Mini 100e netbook.  The mini-laptop targets the young consumers specifically the kindergarten up to the sixth graders students. In addition, it is an education-centered mini-notebook aiming to help the schools purchase low cost computers together with the PC’s reliability.  Let’s see how this school-friendly fares.  Read on below.

The HP Mini 100e Education Edition is a competitor to Intel’s Classmate PC except that the former doesn’t have the swiveling camera or the HDD shock protection. The laptop features design that is student-friendly and help keep things simple for kids yet giving them a good quality of computing.  The netbook sports a 10.1-inch LED backlit display at 1024x600p resolution along with its 92% full sized QWERTY keyboard. This portable mini-notebook weighs just 3.19 pounds and comes with a 3-cell battery.  The netbook is cased in a traditional clamshell exterior with a carrying handle to get a grip of the laptop easily.  Added feature of the Mini 100e includes a spill-resistant keyboard to minimize damage to the inside.

HP Mini 100e Education Edition Netbook

HP Mini 100e Education Edition Netbook Specs

  • Dimensions: 1.57 x 10.87 x 9.87 inches
  • Mass: 3.19 lbs (1.45 kg)
  • 10.1-inch LED backlit WSVGA display @ 1024x600p resolution
  • Intel Atom N455 CPU
  • 1 GB DDR3 RAM (or up to 2GB)
  • 160GB HDD/ 16GB SSD
  • Intel NM10 Express chipset
  • Option between Windows 7 Starter, Windows XP Home, or SuSE Linux OS
  • Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Integrated worldwide modem (V.92)
  • 92 percent full-sized keyboard with spill-resistant feature
  • 3 or 6-cell battery
  • Headphone jack, VGA webcam, audio ports

The Mini 100e also comes pre-equipped with education-friendly software from Microsoft including – Microsoft Math, Microsoft Live Movie Maker, Microsoft Learning Essentials, Microsoft Reader, Microsoft Office 2010 Starter, Evernote, PDF Complete and Browser plug-ins, and Microsoft Security Essentials. There will also be accessories which PC consumers can purchase such as HP slip case, Combo lock, optical mouse, and External USB drive.

The HP Mini 100e netbook for kids will have its released date in July and is expected to be available at a price which will not exceed $300.


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