While the Computex trade show in Taiwan is awash with Intel Atom-powered computers, the VIA Nano CPU has been a bit harder to find. That’s not really too surprising, since Intel officially launched the Atom today, while VIA’s newest chip probably won’t be ready to ship for a little while longer.

But the folks at AVING did manage to find one 10.2 inch laptop that claims to feature a 1.2GHz VIA Nano processor. The Tongfang Imini SI Mini-Note also has the VIA VX700 IGP chipset, VIA UniChrome Pro II 3D/2D graphics, and packs an 80GB hard drive and 512MB of RAM. It weighs in at 1.3kg, measures 249 mm x 180mm x 32 mm, and comes with a 6 cell 4000mAh battery. And that’s all we know for now.

[via UMPCPortal]

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One reply on “First VIA Nano-powered PC shows up at Computex”

  1. Great post, maybe you could answer this question what make the Nano processor so great.. Your example of the laptop above states a processor speed of 1.2ghz. to me thats a little on the slow side in terms of processing speed.

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