Samsung NC215s Solar Netbook Now Available for Pre-Order
The Samsung NC215s netbook featuring solar panels on the lid is now available for pre-order on Amazon, priced at $399. This solar-powered technology will help keep the netbook running and will keep the battery charged, but there is no word yet on its effectiveness.
A non-solar version of the netbook, the NC210, is also available for $329. The netbooks feature a 10.1-inch screen, an Intel Atom N570 processor, Windows 7 Starter, 1GB of RAM, and a 250GB 5400RPM hard drive. It weighs in at 2.9 pounds and has a USB 3.0 port. Its dimensions are 10.2 (L) x 7.07 (W) x 0.93 (H) inches.