The world's cheapest laptop, which sells for less than £50, has been launched by a company in China.
China OEM Menq has built the EasyPC using an ARM-based processor manufactured by Samsung.
Screen-size is seven inches. The PC supports Wi-Fi, Ethernet Lan and Skype, and has two USB ports. There is 128Mbytes of Ram, 2Gbytes SSD storage and a 2,000mAh battery. An SD card slot can be used to add 32Gbytes of flash storage.
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The EasyPC runs Windows CE but it is claimed that it can also run Google's Android. So it could be considered a laptop, a smartbook, a netbook or an ultra-mini PC.
This story first appeared on ElectronicsWeekly.com