Archive for March, 2008

ECS G10IL Mini-Notebook Unveiled

March 21, 2008

_ecs-g10il.jpgElitegroup Computer Systems has officially unveiled the ECS G10IL mini-notebooks, featuring the Intel Atom “Diamondville” processor, 8.2-inch and 10.2-inch displays, and mobile broadband (HSPA) connectivity.

The “Diamondville” is Intel’s upcoming single core Atom CPU, designed for use in UMPCs, MIDs, and small laptops. In the ECS G10IL, it is accompanied by the Intel 945 GSE chipset, up to 2GB of system memory, and a hard drive or solid state drive, depending on model.
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Dell Latitude E Series Coming in June

March 21, 2008

_dell-latitude-e-series-laptop.jpgEngadget has published Dell’s business notebook roadmap, revealing the upcoming Latitude E Series models.

In the mainstream laptop segment, there are the 15.4-inch Dell Latitude E6500, the 14.1-inch E6400, as well as its semi-rugged version – the E6400 ATG. These systems are based on the Intel’s next generation Centrino 2 “Montevina” mobile platform.
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HP Pavilion dv3000 Unveiled

March 21, 2008

_hp_pavilion_dv3000.jpgHewlett Packard has unveiled the HP Pavilion dv3000, the company’s first entertainment notebook PC with a 13.3-inch display.

The dv3000 is based on the Intel Centrino technology. According to the specifications, this laptop is going to be available with Intel’s Core 2 Duo T8100, T8300, T9300, and T9500 45-nanometer processors, as well as with the T5550, T5750, and T7250 65nm CPUs. There are also the Nvidia GeForce 8400M GS 256MB video card, up to 4GB of memory, up to 320GB of hard drive space, and “support” for the second HDD and solid state drives. The dv3000 sports a built in optical drive. Its 13.3″ display has 1280-by-800 pixel resolution.
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ASUS M50 Hits U.S. Market

March 21, 2008

_asus_m50.jpgAsustek’s latest 15.4-inch entertainment notebook – the ASUS M50 with the Intel’s “Penryn” 45nm processor and NVIDIA GeForce 9500M GS video card – is now available in the United States.

The M50 is offered as the Asus M50Sv-B1 model, featuring the Intel Core 2 Duo T8100 CPU at 2.1GHz and a HD DVD optical drive, and the M50Sv-A1 with the T9300 at 2.5GHz and a DVD burner. The both laptops come with the GeForce 9500M GS 512MB dedicated video card, which manages 15.4″ 1440-by-900 displays. There are also Dolby Home Theatre technology, Altec Lansing stereo speakers, 3GB of RAM, and a 250GB hard drive in the both models.
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