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Mobile Internet Device Product Tracker


Mobile Internet Devices are one of the fastest growing new technologies. Netbook sales are outpacing those of laptops. Vendors are launching new portable Internet devices with ever-increasing capabilities. With the evolution of 3.5G and 4G networks such as WiMAX, more of these devices now come with WWAN capabilities. This Market Data product tracks netbook, UMPC, MID and cellular modem announcements from all major vendors. The database includes information about these products' availability and feature sets. It also specifically tracks the air interface technologies these devices use to access the Internet.

Table of Contents

  • 1. Definitions
    • 1.1. UMDs
    • 1.2. Ultra Mobile PCs (UMPCs)
    • 1.3. Netbooks
    • 1.4. Smartbooks
    • 1.5. Media Tablet
    • 1.6. Mobile Internet Devices (MIDs)
      • 1.6.1. MID Microsegment Definitions
    • 1.7. UMD-class Processors and Platforms
      • 1.8.1. Clamshell
      • 1.8.2. Slider
      • 1.8.3. Tablet
      • 1.8.4. Swivel Screen
  • 2. Additions
    • 2.1. Additions


  1. UMD Database World Market, Announcement and Feature Set