Dell Vostro A90 Netbook Ubuntu Linux Model Available for $199

I noted last week Friday that Dell rebranded their consumer Dell Inspiron mini 9 netbook as the Dell Vostro A90 for the small business market. The line-up then included two models running Windows XP. I noted that Linux was not available for the A90. Well, that was then, this is now. If you take a peek at the…
Dell Vostro A90
…product page now, you’ll find an A90n Ubuntu Linux Package model that starts at $199. What do you get for that price:
– Ubuntu Linux 8.04
– 512MB RAM
– 8GB SSD (flash drive)
– 802.11g WiFi
– 4 cell battery
– 0.3 megapixel webcam
That sounds like a pretty good deal to me…
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