HiVision (also known as Shenzhen
), a Chinese OEM exhibiting at IFA, is completely unabashed about its collection of netbook
look-alikes, which range from 400MHz ARM-based computers that could retail for as little $150, to full featured VIA-powered affairs. Everything was as plastic as could be, of course, but the HP Mini-Note rips were almost passable as sexy. Almost.
HiVision knows that even netbooks need fake friends