Gigabyte just became the latest in a growing list of PC makers to enter the “netbook” market ignited by Asus late last year with the Eee PC. But while most competitors have been pretty much stuck to the same basic idea – a small, entry-level notebook with a somewhat affordable price tag – Gigabyte is trying something a bit different with its 8.9-inch laptop, suggests the M912 will reach store shelves this month at $699.