Nokia is negotiating with the release of its ECS netbuka
April 14, 2009, 9:12 pm
According to Digitimes, citing a resource in the Chinese sources, the company Nokia is planning to place an order for release netbukov a Taiwanese company Elitegroup Computer Systems (ECS). ECS already has experience in ODM-release netbukov for local mobile operator, and the annual volume of orders of more than 300000 netbukov. For the Finnish manufacturer of such cooperation will allow you to enter a new market under its own brand. Given the popularity of telephone companies, netbuk in 3G-modem Nokia may potesnit many famous players in this market. Negotiations on cooperation should be completed in the current quarter and the first netbuki appear at the end of the year. Unfortunately, no details about the characteristics of netbuka Nokia has not yet been reported. Today the market is dominated by netbukov platform based on Intel Atom that is running Windows XP. Given the experience of Nokia to produce a series of internet tablets N800, we can assume that nokiabuk will run on ARM-processor under OS based on Linux, or Google Android.