All of the rumors were spot on , Verizon Wireless will launch a netbook with 3G data service on May 17th , 2009.The HP Mini 1151NR will be available in the market for $199.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate and activation for 2 years on Mobile Broadband plan.

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The Specification of the HP Mini 1151NR is following:

  • 10.1 inch LED screen
  • 80GB HDD
  • 1.6GHz Atom N270 CPU
  • 1GB RAM
  • 3 cell battery
  • weighs 1.1kg (2.45lbs). An optional 6-cell battery will also be available from Verizon, but retails for an additional $130.

Well , the first Verizon netbook doesn’t have the greatest specification and the price is not that tempting .
Service plans start at $39.99 for 250MB of data per month or $59.99 per month for 5GB a month of data usage. The HP Mini 1151NR will be available in both stores and online from this Sunday.