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Mandriva on a Low cost notebook : Kira

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Many people are talking about the Asus Eee PC : low cost, tiny, and for the "geeks", running Linux. Mandriva 2008 Spring is compatible out of the box with Asus Eee PC. However a new low cost PC is appearing, done by a spanish company : AIRIS KIRA. This notebbok is low cost ( 299 € ), and last but no least : is running Mandriva Linux !

Features:

* 1Ghz Via C7-M CPU
* 512MB or 1GB as RAM
* 2GB or 4GB SSD storage
* 7' TFT at 840×480

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