Gateway LT4004u is now available in the United States
The California-headquartered computer manufacturer and subsidiary of Acer, Gateway has reportedly introduced a new Cedar Trail mini-laptop, called LT4004u, to customers in the USA. The netbook is now available online and has a starting price of $279.99.
According to a Liliputing report, the LT4004u is one of the first Cedar Trail portable PCs to ship in the United States. The device is powered by an Intel Atom N2600 central processing unit that offers two cores with a clock frequency of 1.6GHz, support for HyperThreading (4 threads), 1MB of cache and the integrated Intel GMA 3600 graphics controller. Furthermore, this netbook delivers a LED-backlit Ultrabright widescreen display that measures 10.1-inches in diagonal and has a maximum supported resolution of 1024-by-600 pixels.
Gateway’s new mini-notebook houses 1GB of internal DDR3 memory and a mechanical HDD with a storage capacity of 250GB that rotates at 5400RPM. The Intel NM10 Express Chipset-based LT4004u comes with Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n adapter, three USB 2.0 ports, an HDMI interface, 6-in-1 memory card reader slot and a built-in front-facing web camera for video conferencing.
Weighing approximately 1.2kg (2.65lbs), this new Cedar Trail netbook supposedly ships with a pre-installed copy of Microsoft’s Windows 7 Starter operating system and a 6-cell Li-Ion battery that the maker claims has an autonomy period of up to 8 hours on a single charge.