Desktops and Notebooks: eWEEK Labs Finds HP Mini the 'Cadillac' of Netbooks

 
 
By eWEEK Labs  |  Posted 2009-03-10
 
 
 

eWEEK Labs Finds HP Mini the Cadillac of Netbooks

by eWEEK Labs

eWEEK Labs Finds HP Mini the Cadillac of Netbooks

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On the right side of the Mini are an SD card reader, a USB port and an HP port.

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The HP Mini has the best keyboard of the netbooks eWEEK Labs has tested. Its unique, flush-set keys give a spacious feel in a cramped space.

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The HP Mini has a decent display, but the slick overlap creates some glare.

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At the backside of the HP Mini is the battery housing, where memory would be added, and the underside of the ports.

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At the left side of the HP Mini are the power connection, a USB port, vents and an expansion port.

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The display tilts only a few degrees beyond a right angle.

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The mouse-click buttons are uniquely vertical on the left and right sides.

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The HP Mini will fit in a large pocketbook.

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