San Diego - LG Electronics MobileComm USA has launched its first netbook for the U.S. market.
The LG X120 is being sold through RadioShack for $179 so far, with a two-year AT&T 3G data-connect service agreement. This 5GB plan costs $60 per month, but it also includes access to AT&T's 20,000 Wi-Fi hot spots located around the nation.
The LG X120 has a 10.1-inch LCD, weighs 2.8 pounds, and has 1GB of memory and a 160GB hard drive. The unit does run Windows XP, but it is also equipped with LG's SmartOn interface that the company claimed will quickly boot the device.
Other features include a 1.3-megapixel Web cam, seven hours of battery life and stereo speakers.