We brought you news of this little laptop way back in July but Medion has now officially announced the Medion Akoya Mini E1210 for the UK.

An MSI Wind variant, the 10-inch notebook is based on the Intel Atom chip and comes pre-installed with Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition.

Dimensions are 260 x 180 x 19mm and it weighs 1.2kg. Aldi will offer two models – one in black and silver and the other in white.

Other specs include Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 950, 802.11b/g/Draft-n Wi-Fi, an integrated webcam and microphone, memory card reader, three USB ports, an 80GB hard disk and 1GB DDR2 SDRAM.

The new netbook is available from Aldi stores nationwide priced at £279.99.