Well, at the start of the summer holidays, I bought an OQO Model 01+. An Ultra Mobile PC (or UMPC as they’re known), something which most people see as a pointless bit of kit (myself included… I saw it, thought WANT and bought it). I didn’t really see a use for it at first, I already had a ... Read review
Small, portable, surprisingly fast, good build quality and screen, very unique, many features
Gets very warm, very pricey on relase, loud when the fan kicks in
"...summer holidays, I bought an OQO Model 01+. An Ultra Mobile PC (or UMPC as they’re known), something which most people see as a pointless bit of kit (myself included… I saw it, thought WANT and bought it). I didn’t really see a use for it at first, I already had a laptop, a computer, so why did I need it?
This left me in a predicament what to do with it. At first it was just an MP3 player and games machine for at work… fair enough it was cheaper ..."
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Manufacturer's product description
The OQO model 01+ ultra personal computer (uPC) is a fully featured Windows XP computer. Just 4.9 inches long, 3.4 inches wide, 0.9 inches thin, and weighing only 14 ounces, the model 01+ can fit in a pocket or purse and go with you anywhere. For easy typing and cursor control it has a complete thumb keyboard with TrackStik and mouse buttons as well as digital pen and thumbwheel.Connect to wireless networks with built-in WiFi and Bluetooth. Connect all your peripherals including monitors, projectors, full-size keyboards, optical drives, printers, and speakers to the OQO docking cable and the model 01+ is your desktop computer.With an OQO model 01+ you can move throughout your day and enjoy constant access to all your information and Windows XP programs. You can use the same computer for high-powered applications at work, sending email at home, listening to music on a train, or watching a movie on an airplane. It is the only computer you need.
Ultra portable PC
Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 2005, Microsoft Windows XP Professional
1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) - 4 PIN FireWire ¦ 1 x USB - 4 PIN USB Type A ¦ 1 x audio - output - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ¦ 1 x microphone - input - mini-phone 3.5mm ¦ 1 x Hi-Speed USB - VGA - 15 pin HD D-Sub (HD-15) ( on expansion base ) ¦ 1 x USB - 4 PIN USB Type A ( on expansion base ) ¦ 1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire) ( on expansion base ) ¦ 1 x network - Ethernet 10Base-T - RJ-45 ( on expansion base ) ¦ 1 x audio - line-out - mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ( on expansion base )