The new Compaq Presario 4010f is to be launched next week. HP laptops is trying to position Compaq as a cost-effective laptop option, with their RRP of just £199.
It’s a boost for the laptop market, with such super cheap laptops expected to help revive people’s interest, rather than opting for cheap netbooks or tablets.
Expected onsale October 22.
Once the largest supplier of personal computing systems in the world, Compaq existed as an independent corporation until 2002, when it merged with Hewlett-Packard.