Verizon Wireless has tossed the first netbook into its lineup that runs on the 4G LTE network with an embedded modem. The customer can expect to see download speeds in the 5-12Mbps range and uploads in 2 to 5Mbps range. The netbook is the Compaq Mini CQ10-688nr with a 10.1-inch screen and 1024 x 600 resolution.
The screen of the machine has an anti-glare coating and the netbook uses the Intel Atom N455 CPU at 1.66GHz. The machine packs in a 250GB HDD and has 1GB of DDR3 RAM. The netbook also has a VGA resolution webcam for video chatting.
Other features include WiFi and a media card reader. The netbook will sell for $449.99 with a new 2-year customer agreement. The buyer will also need a monthly data plan with 2GB of monthly data for $30, 5GB of monthly data is $50, and 10GB of monthly data is $80.