FIC announced a new netbook earlier this week, the SVE00. Designed for "socializing and education", the system features Intel's Pine Trail platform, with a 1.66GHz Atom processor, a 10.1-inch 1024x600 LED-backlit display, up to 2GB of DDR2 677MHz or 800MHz RAM, and up to a 320GB HDD or 32GB SSD.

The system weighs about 1.2Kg and also includes a 1.3 megapixel webcam, a mic, two USB ports, VGA-out, a four-in-one card reader, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Gigabit Ethernet, optional Bluetooth, WiMAX, HSDPA, and SIM card, an "ultra size" multitouch pad with support for two-finger gestures, a spill-proof keyboard, a three-cell battery, and the choice between Windows XP, Windows 7, or Linux.

The system will ship in red or white, but a price and availability aren't mentioned in FIC's press release.