The previously rumored Samsung NC20 mini laptop is now officially announced. Instead of Atom 1.6GHz that powers its brother NC10, the NC20 is equipped with VIA ULV U2250 1.3GHz processor and VIA VX800 media system processor. You can expect 1GB of DDR2 RAM, integrated VIA Chrome9 video chipset and 160GB hard drive.
The HD-capable Samsung NC20 features a 12.1-inch 1280×800 LED-backlit LCD screen, a 1.3 Megapixel webcam, Atheros WiFi 802.11b/g module, Bluetooth 2.0 and a 3-in-1 card reader. It comes with a 6-cell battery.
Samsung NC20 VIA Nano netbook will be available in the US on 16 March.
Update: The Samsung NC20 (model: NC20-21GBK) is now available for $549.99.