The Asustek today came up their 14-inch laptop Asus V2 business notebook that has HSDPA or High-Speed Downlink Packet Access integrated. There are loads of features in this lappy which are powered by Intel Core 2 duo processor. The connectivity for this laptop is provided through GSM/GPRS/EDGE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Gigabit Ethernet. The graphics are powered by, ATI Mobility Radeon X1450 graphics and the Core Duo processor works along with a max of 2GB DDR2 RAM with up to 160 GB of SATA HDD. Asus also throws in a 3 mega pixel camera with 3 USB slots and a finger print reader for the security. The laptops weigh 2.3 Kg and come loaded with Windows XP home or Pro but no info on whether you have a option for a vista upgrade when it is launched. There is also no info on the price and availability.
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The FragBook TLX is an ultra thin laptop form Falcon Northwest aimed at the gamers and is light enough for you to carry it around. The features of the laptop are: – 17-inch screen that gives 1680 x 1050 resolution – Intel Core 2 Duo processor with three options of either T7200, T7400 or T7600 – 2GB of DDR2 RAM – In-built 1.3-megapixel camera – 80 to 100 GB of Seagate SATA HDD or a 160GB SATA HDD at 5400rpm – NVIDIA GeForce Go 7600 graphics with 256 MB of video memory – Three USB slots, Firewire, gigabit Ethernet and PC card reader The Dimensions of the laptop are 17-inches x 12-inches x 4′-inches and weighs 7.5 pounds. The laptops starting price for the base model is $3,516 with 1 year of warranty.
Asus is ready with a new refreshed U5F build around their older Sonoma platform. Laptop gets its power from the Intel Core 2 duo T5500 processor with display being a 12.1-inch XGA monitor. With 80 GB HDD and 512Mb RAM the laptop also has features like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, dual-layer DVD burner, while the graphics are powered by Intel 945GM integrated graphic set. It comes pre-loaded with Window XP (Vista Compatibility is missing I suppose) and the Asus’s own “Splendid video intelligence technology” will give you enhanced viewing experience as it will automatically set the contrast, brightness and color ratio. Apart from this there are also USB ports, Ethernet Jack and VGA output. The price of this beauty weighing 1.4kg is not known but you can be sure of finding it in Chinese markets soon.
Qosmio G30/97A will be two new offerings from Toshiba in the high-end notebook market. These two notebooks will have HD-DVD-R drives pre-fitted and will have WUXGA display of 17-inch giving resolution of 1920 x 1200. Both the notebooks will be Windows Vista capable. The other features of the notebooks include: 1. Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2. Digital TV tuner 3. Harman / Kardon speakers 4. Microsoft Office Personal 2007 5. Microsoft Office OneNote® 2007 There is however no word on pricing from the manufacturers.
The MSI’s new 12-incher chic S262 YA notebook has been given multi-color treatment. The notebook will come in Aegean Sea Blue, Fresh Grass Green and Marguerite Rose Pink. The unique looks of the lappy makes it stand apart from the other laptops present in the market. Anyway, the innards of the machine are stuffed with Intel Core 2 Duo Processor, wireless functionality, 3-in-1 card reader, touch pad, spring action keyboard, IEEE1394 connecting interface, Bluetooth and a Multi-DVD burner. Its Amazing Crystal Vision display delivers sound and crisp higher definition visuals. The S262 YA weighs 4 pounds. They haven’t said anything on the availability and the pricing. Via: laptoplogic
The limited edition laptops have always something to catch the eyes of the geeks. The new Lenovo ThinkPad Reserve Edition is not just about its specs but the service. The laptop is directly aimed at the executive types. The moment you face any problem with this lappy, Lenovo is there only to offer on-site support within 4 hours or the next day. Moreover, the notebook features a dedicated blue-button for remote support via instant messaging. The leatherwork is done using the traditional Chinese saddle stitching techniques to ensure durability. The salient specs include a12.1-inch ultralight screen, Intel Core 2 Duo L7500 processor, WWAN, 2GB of RAM, a 160GB HDD, external 80 GB USB hard drive, and about 7 hours of battery life. Each of the Lenovo ThinkPad Reserve Edition will be numbered as it is a limited edition. I am impressed with the fine leatherwork but still, the hefty price tag of $5000 makes me scratch my head. Via: Spicygadget