Zoostorm is launching the new Freedom netbook in the UK. The mini-laptop sports a 1.6GHz Intel Atom CPU, an 8.9 inch, 1024 x 600 pixel display, an 8GB SSD, and 512MB of RAM which can be upgraded to 1GB.
The netbook also has 2 USB ports, a VGA port, headphone and mic jacks, a 0.3MP webcam, 802.11b/g/n WiFi, and Ethernet. The company claims the included 4 cell, 4400mAh battery is good for 4.5 hours.
The product listing also mentions to PCI Express Mini Card slots. That’s something that you don’t see mentioned very often, even though many netbooks actually have one or two PCIe slots, because you need to open the computer case to get at them. In theory, you should be able to add components like a 3G modem using these slots. No word on whether doing so would void your warranty.
The Zoostorem Freedom netbook weighs just under 2 pounds and measures 8.9″ x 6.7″ x 1.3″. It runs about