[ILUG] Inspiron Mini 9
gmccullagh at gmail.com
Tue Oct 7 14:28:11 IST 2008
On Tue, 07 Oct 2008, Kyle Goslin wrote:
> Dell seem to be jumping onto the wagon and are selling two little tiny
> notebooks along the same lines of the Acer Aspire One, one of which is being
> shipped with Ubuntu 8.04, selling for €349.
> Has anyone had experience with the Mini 9?.
Yeah. They're a pretty nice, solid build. As you would expect nice and
lightweight. Also plenty of RAM (1GB) and storage (16GB SSD). We have one
dual booting ubuntu and windows.
My one complaint is the keyboard. The RHS shift key is teeny which can be
a bit of a problem. By comparison the Aspire 1 has three cursor buttons
set below the line of the other keys which frees up some space and things
seem a little nicer.
Besides that, they seem great to me.
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