Hercules has rolled out a couple of eCAFE branded netbooks in the UK market. First is the Slim HD netbook which is only 0.8-inch thick and weighs under 2 pounds (1.9). Like most netbooks, it sports the usual trio of USB 2.0 ports, Ethernet port, microphone and headphone jack.
Then we have the eCAFE EX HD which is multimedia netbook boasting massive 13 hours of battery life. Heck, the company has thrown in media touch controls and HDMI port as well to let you watch the videos on a bigger display / HDTV.
One thing they do not clearly mention on their site is the OS it runs (unless you dig deep down and find the technical spec page).
Specs of eCAFE netbook:
* LED screen: 10.1 inch, 1024*600, high brightness
* Storage: 16Gb extensible to 72Gb: 8Go Flash (iNAND) + 8Gb SDHC card + additional 50GB available online**
* ARM Cortex A8 Freescale i.MX515 @ 800 MHz processor
* RAM: 512 Mb
* HDMI output
* WiFi N technology
* Battery: 6800 mAh (7.4V) for 13 hours + for EX HD, 2400mAh in Slim HD
* Comfortable "chiclet" keyboard with flat, separate keys – 88% of a standard keyboard
* 0.3MP webcam with built-in microphone
* Connections: 3x USB, 1x Headset, 1x Microphone, 1x LAN RJ45, 1x DC-in 12V, 1x External card reader: SD/MMC/SDHC, 1x Internal card reader: SD/SDHC
* DIP Switch
eCAFE Slim HD and EX HD are on sale in UK market for 180 and 230 pounds respectively.
[EX HD product page] [Slim HD product page]