HP Pavilion DM1 now on sale in US
For folks who were waiting for HP’s Pavilion DM1 to make it’s way to the US after seeing it launched in Japan, the wait is finally over. The 11.6 inch portable device is now available directly from HP starting at $449.99. Normally the DM1 comes with a 250GB hard drive with an option to upgrade to a 320GB or 500GB for an additional cost. The upgrade to a 320GB hard drive however, is free for the mean time. 2GB of RAM is also included in the base model but, you can upgrade it to a whopping 5GB.
Other options are also configurable but, basic specs include AMD Athlon II Neo 1.7GHz CPU, 11.6 inch display with a 1366×768 resolution, a 6 cell battery as well as WLAN. The keyboard is a 92% full sized one, which should make typing a breeze on it. You also get Windows 7 Home Premium as standard but, can upgrade to Windows 7 Professional.