Got Wood, Mini-Notebooks?

As previously mentioned the Intel Atom booth here at Computex is chock full of every type of mini-notebook you have ever wanted. Everything from the Eee PC 1000 to the Intel Classmate PC to the MSI Wind to the Acer Aspire one are on display. And although they are all different in their own ways, they all look very similar to each other. But amongst the crowd was a wooden mini-notebook that caught my eye. Though the netbook was unbranded, I have a sneaking suspicion that it is in fact the Amtek Elego since its neighboring system clad in a bright yellow, which read Elego on the lid, was a replica. But does a wooden mini-notebook make sense? Not if it heats up like this one does. Touching the palm rest was very warm and the underside of the notebook was steamy. Though there was a fan on the right side, it didn’t seem to be doing much. Check out the video of the wood burning mini-notebook. [flv:/flvs/WoodenNote_0001.flv 320 240]

LEAVE A REPLY
Name*
Email* (will not be published)
Website
*Indicates required field
Comments*
Submit Comments

FIND A REVIEW
Laptops
All Product Types Accessories Cars Digital Camcorders Digital Cameras eReaders GPS Laptops MP3 & Video Players Projectors Smartphones Software Storage Tablets / MIDs VoIP Wi-Fi
All Subcategories
All Subcategories All-Purpose Budget Business Desktop Replacement Gaming Multimedia Netbook Nettop Rugged Student Tablet PCs Ultraportable
Brand
Acer Alienware Apple Archos ASUS Averatec BenQ CTL Corp. Dell Digital Storm eMachines Emtec Everex Fujitsu GammaTech Gateway General Dynamics Getac Gigabyte Hercules HP HTC iBuyPower Intel Lenovo MSI Nokia Nvidia OCZ OLPC OQO Origin Panasonic Sager Samsung Sony Sylvania Systemax TabletKiosk Toshiba Verizon Viewsonic Viliv VooDoo Workhorse PC ZT Systems
Minimum Rating
Any Rating 4.5 Stars 4.0 Stars 3.5 Stars 3.0 Stars
Screen Size
10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 20 4 5 6 7 8 9
Resolution
1024x576 1024x600 1024x768 1200X800 1280 x 720 1280x1024 1280x768 1280x800 1366x678 1366x768 1440x1050 1440x900 1600x768 1600x900 1680x1050 1680x945 1920x1080 1920x1200 800x400 800x480
Weight Range
10.1 - 12.0 pounds 12.1 - 14.0 pounds 14.1 - 16.0 pounds 2 lbs 2 pounds and under 2+ lbs 2.1 - 4.0 pounds 4.1 - 6.0 pounds 6.1 - 8.0 pounds 8.1 - 10.0 pounds Over 16 pounds Under 2 pounds
more options
SUBSCRIBE