O2 - new netbooks for business customers

-Acer Aspire One 751 and Asus EeePC 1005HGO for business customers
-Netbooks getting more and more popular in companies as well
-Adequate tariff offer: O2 Business Data with O2 Data Flat
MUNICH. Netbooks are increasingly becoming an alternative to traditional laptops for business customers as they are easy to transport and enable simple access to the web. According to a survey conducted by the market research institute Vocatus an average of 10 percent of all PCs used in small businesses today are netbooks. With the Acer Aspire One 751 and Asus EeePC 1005HGO Telefónica O2 Germany now offers two new devices tailored to the requirements of everyday business. Both mini notebooks are equipped with the Microsoft Windows XP Home (SP3) operating system and available with the O2 Business Data tariff in combination with the O2 Data Flat and a minimum contract term of 24 months at a price of € 29 net a month. There are one-time costs of € 49.99 net for the new Asus device and of € 119.99 for the Acer netbook.
Acer Aspire One 751 is a true multimedia netbook in a highly attractive design. The screen size of 11.6 inches, full keyboard and low weight of 1.35 kg make the mini notebook the ideal mobile tool. Based on the high resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels Acer Aspire One is particularly suited for graphically challenging applications. The powerful battery enables mobile surfing and working for up to 8 hours. The integrated UMTS module enables mobile surfing at up to 7.2 mbit/s without additional hardware - users simply insert the SIM card when they first start the device and surf the web straight away. A 160 GB hard disc is available for storing files. In addition, applications can be simply and rapidly controlled with the multi-gesture touchpad. Alternatively, Acer Aspire One 751 is also available as hardware-only offer with a payment mode of € 16.81 net per month over 24 months - and a one-time payment of € 0.84 net. This option enables the combination of Acer Aspire One 751 with all data tariffs and options from the O2 business portfolio. The second netbook of O2's portfolio, Asus EeePC 1005 HGO features high computer performance and compact dimensions. Its battery life of up to 6.9 hours makes the EeePC the ideal companion for business trips or meetings. Thanks to the integrated UMTS module and WLAN and Bluetooth connection capability users are permanently connected to the office. Equipped with a multi-touchpad, 160 GB hard disc and 1024 MB RAM the netbook manages all tasks users expect of a mini notebook. The EeePC is also available as hardware-only offer with the O2 Hardware Only payment mode at a one-time payment of € 0.84 net as well as monthly rates of € 12.60 net over 24 months. For detailed information about the features please download the press release PDF More information at: www.o2.de/business
Telefónica O2 Germany GmbH & Co. OHG belongs to Telefónica Europe and is part of the Spanish telecommunication group Telefónica S.A. The Company offers its German private and business customers postpaid and prepaid mobile telecom products as well as innovative mobile data services based on the GPRS and UMTS technologies. In addition, the integrated communications provider also offers DSL fixed network telephony and high-speed internet. Telefónica Europe has about 48 million mobile and fixed network customers in Great Britain, Ireland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Germany.