Nokia is entering the netbook market, with the Windows-based Nokia Booklet 3G.
Powered by Intel's Atom processor, the Nokia Booklet 3G offers up to 12 hours of battery life and a broad range of connectivity options – including 3G/ HSPA and WiFi.
The mini-laptop delivers a PC experience in an ultra-portable aluminum chassis, weighnig in at 1,25kg and measuring slightly more than two centimeters thick.
"A growing number of people want the computing power of a PC with the full benefits of mobility," says Kai Oistamo, Nokia's executive vice-president for devices. "We are in the business of connecting people and the Nokia Booklet 3G is a natural evolution for us.
"Nokia has a long and rich heritage in mobility and with the outstanding battery life, premium design and all day, always on connectivity, we will create something quite compelling. In doing so we will make the personal computer more social, more helpful and more personal."
The mini-laptop also comes with an HDMI port for HD video out, a front-facing camera for video calling, integrated Bluetooth and an easily accessible SD card reader.
Other features include the 10-inch glass HD ready display and integrated A-GPS.