Sony VAIO M Series Netbook anounced

Sony has released the Sony’s  mini notebook VAIO M , featuring a 10.1-inch LED-backlight 1024×600 pixel display, the Intel Atom Atom N450 1.66GHz processor, and a 6-cell battery.

The VAIO M Series comes with Genuine Windows 7 Starter Edition OS, a 250GB hard drive, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, three USB 2.0 ports, a 6-cell battery, and a Motion Eye camera embedded in the screen bezel for video chatting,1GB of memory and Intel GMA 3150 graphics.  Connectivity, meanwhile, includes WiFi b/g/n, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR, ethernet, VGA output, a memory card reader and three USB 2.0 ports, along with audio in/out..

Sony’s new netbook weighs 3-pounds and it is available in black or white color.

The VAIO M has been officially unveiled in the UK. There’s no info on US availability and price about $453.

Asus N61 Multimedia Laptop

asus_n50v-notebookThe Asus N61, a new 16-inch laptop that belongs to the multimedia-oriented Asus N Series, is now available in the US.

Newegg offers the Asus N61Vg-X1 model, featuring the Intel Core 2 Duo T6600 2.20GHz processor, the NVIDIA GeForce GT 220M 1GB dedicated video card, 4GB of DDR2 RAM, a 320GB hard drive and a DVD burner.Asustek says the N61 is equipped with the exclusive SonicMaster design, which features a dedicated resonance space arrangement that provides sound layering for better audio reproduction.

With its default 6-cell battery, the entertainment notebook weighs 6.5 pounds.

The N61Vg-X1 runs Windows Vista Home Premium and is currently priced at $799 after instant savings.

ASUS N61 Specification:
– Intel Core 2 Duo or Core 2 Quad Processor
– 1GB 0f DDR3 NVIDIA GeForce GT 240M or GT 220M
– upto 4GB of DDR3 RAM memory
– 500Gb of hard drive
– 16-inch HD LED Panel that support for 1366 by 768 pixel resolution
– Blu-ray DVD Combo
– Microsoft Windows 7

ASUS N71 Specification:
– Intel Core 2 Duo or Core 2 Quad processor
– 1GB of DDR3 NVIDIA GeForce GT 240M or GT 220M
– up to 4GB of DDR3 RAM memory
– up to 500GB hard drive
– Blu-ray DVD Combo
– Microsoft Windows 7

HP New Pavilion dv8, dm1, dm3 Laptops

hpHewlett-Packard is going to release the HP Pavilion dv8 desktop replacement notebook, the Pavilion dm1 and dm3 ultraportables, and the Mini 311 netbook.

The more interesting HP Pavilion dv8 looks like it will have: an 18.4-inch display, an Intel Quad-Core Core i7 720QM CPU, 4GB of RAM, a 640GB HDD, and a Blu-ray drive.

The HP Pavilion dv8 features one of Intel’s next generation quad core CPUs – the Core i7 720QM – and an 18.4-inch display. The Intel CULV-based dm1 and dm3 include Core 2 Duo ultra-low voltage chips and 11.6″ and 13.3″ screens respectively. Finally, the HP Mini 311 is built on NVIDIA Ion netbook platform. It has the Intel Atom N270 CPU and an 11.6-inch display.

Mini 311 netbook comes with a 11.6 inch display and build based on NVIDIA Ion netbook platform. Mini 311 is powered by an Intel Atom N270 processor.

There’s no info on availability dates.

Acer Aspire 1410 (1810T) 11.6″ Laptop

_Acer-Aspire-TimelineThe Acer Aspire 1410 11.6-inch ultraportable laptop, formerly known as the Aspire Timeline 1810T, is now available for purchase in the US.

Cost Central has in stock the sapphire blue Aspire 1410-8414 model, featuring the Intel Core 2 Solo SU3500 1.4GHz ultra-low voltage processor, the GMA 4500MHD integrated graphics managing the 1366×768 LED-backlight display, 2GB of DDR2 RAM upgradeable to 4GB, a 250GB hard drive, and a 6-cell battery providing “up to 6 hours” of run time. The 1410 notebook does not have a built-in optical drive.

Toshiba Satellite U500/U505 13.3″ Notebook

toshiba_satelliteToshiba’s new 13.3-inch laptop starting at 4.74lbs, the configurable Toshiba Satellite U500-ST6321 features an Intel Pentium or Core 2 Duo processor, integrated Intel GMA 4500MHD or ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4570 512 MB dedicated graphics, up to 500 GB disk, up to 8 GB of system memory to DDR2 memory, a DVD burner, and 6 – or 12-stack. The screen has a resolution of 1280 × 800 pixels. The power of Windows Vista includes portable stereo speakers and a microphone, a webcam, 802.11n WiFi, Gigabit Ethernet LAN, 56k modem, optional Bluetooth, two USB ports and a standard USB / eSATA combo port, ExpressCard slot A multi – in-one media card reader, and HDMI and VGA outputs. Regarding the design, the Satellite U500-ST6321 Luxury Sports Matrix structure and choice of two colors: brown (includes a backlit keyboard LED) and pink.

Dell Vostro 1220 12.1-inch ultraportable laptop

dell_vostro_1220Dell Japan have officially announced the Vostro 1220 12.1-inch ultraportable laptop, aimed at budget-minded business users.

Starting at 3.36 pounds, the Dell Vostro 1220 features the Intel Core 2 Duo processors, Intel’s GMA 4500MHD integrated graphics, up to 8GB of DDR2 system memory, up to 500GB of hard drive or up to 128GB of solid state drive storage, and a DVD burner or Blu-ray Combo drive.There’s also a choice of 160GB 5,400rpm or 250/320GB 7,200rpm hard-drives, a DVD burner and gigabit ethernet, together with WiFi a/g/n and Bluetooth 2.1. A webcam and microphone are integrated into the display bezel, plus there’s a fingerprint reader for security.

It’ll go on sale in Japan from today, priced from 79,980 yen ($838).

ASUS Eee PC 1008HA gets official specs

asus_eee_pc1008haAsus has launched its MacBook Air-style Eee PC 1008HA in Taiwan, and will ASUS has officially released specs for the portable PC.The skinny netbook measures between 18 and 26mm top to bottom, has a footprint of 262 x 178 and weighs 1.1kg – one of the lightest 10in, HDD-equipped mini laptops out there – though it’s up against some tough competition from Acer’s still-to-ship inch-thick Aspire One D250.

The 1008HA uses Intel’s 1.66GHz Atom N280 processor, though Asus is keeping mum on the chipset – and hence the netbook’s graphics capability. It has said the machine has 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1+EDR and 10/100Mb/s Ethernet – the later, with two USB 2.0, analogue audio and VGA ports, is hidden behind contoured flaps on the sides the machine.

Available colors include white, black, blue, pink, red and sapphire blue. We have no info on pricing and availability.

MSI new EX300 notebook

msi notebookmsi notebookMSI announced  their entertainment notebooks with the release of the EX300.The 13.3-inch Ex300 is crafted with an ultra lightweight alloy case weights about 4.5lb; it does not contend with ultra portable options, but remains fairly mobile and got pretty of processing power thanks to the Intel Core 2 Duo Mobile Processor P7350 and PM45 + ICH9-M Express Chipset to deliver unrivaled processor performance.the Vista-home powered Ex300 is packed with ATI Mobility Radeon HD3450 graphic card with DDR3 256MB VRAM , pair of DDr2 800Mhz 2GB memory (4Gb total) and a 250GB SATA storage drive. It’s also Bluetooth V2.0+EDR equipped and has 802.11 a/g/n wireless connectivity.

The Ex300 comes with fashionable Brilliant Red or Dazzling Blue for $999. Continue reading “MSI new EX300 notebook”

HP soon launch touchscreen laptop for Christmas

HP plans to have a consumer oriented, touch-screen laptop  ready by the end of the year .The company has already used touchscreen technology in its range of TouchSmart PCs and, according to the Wall Street Journal, it is to utilise this tech in a new laptop range.The touch-sensitive screens will allow users to control the mouse pointer with their fingers, surf the web and do most things you usually do with a keyboard and trackpad. The Wall Street Journal is reporting, quoting “people familiar with the matter”, that the new notebook could launch in time for Christmas.

The company is also said to be “working on a line of consumer cellphones that feature touch screens” to be launched in Europe this year and in the US within the next year.

In addition, HP is said to be planning to introduce a new netbook with a 10-inch screen this year. Extending its Mini-Note line, its said to be more consumer, than education, aimed.