mbook SE To provide Viliv N5 With Stiff Competition
With the release of the Viliv N5, everyone thought that it was going to be top of the heap in MID market for awhile. Well, it seems tha UMID, Viliv’s competitior, isn’t taking that lying down. The company has released a special edition of its UMID BZ mobile internet device and it is packing some serious power.
The SE’s CPU is a 1.6GHz Intel Atom Z530 processor – easily trumping the N5′s Z520 1.3 processor. It also has a gig of RAM for memory. Some other things that it beats the N5 on is access to WiFi and a VGA-out port. However it only has 32gigs of SSD storage and still runs on Windows XP, although it does support Windows 7 drivers.
Online Korean retailer are already selling it for the equivalent of $574, beating out Viliv’s 600 to 700 dollar price poinr for its N5. Unfortunately, we don’t know when it will hit American or European shores.
Here’s a full spec list for those who want to have a full comparison with the N5.