If you live in the US and have been thinking of upgrading to an environmentally friendly solar powered netbook. You will be pleased to know that Samsung are shortly going to be shipping their new Samsung NC215S Solar Powered netbook to the US and Russia.
The solar powered netbook will be arriving in the US on July 3rd and is equipped with a solar panel that is capable of generating enough power in two hours of sunlight to power the netbook for an hour. Samsung also states that with a full charged battery the Samsung NC215S netbook should be able to provide up to 14 hours of use.
The Samsung NC215S model that will be arriving in the US will feature a 10.1 inch, 1024 x 600 pixel matte display, 1GB of RAM, and a 1.66 GHz Intel Atom N570 dual core processor and will have a suggested retail price of $399. The Samsung NC215S will be arriving in Russia in early August for 13,999 Rubles or around $479.
Source : Liliputing