Items tagged with Atom N550

Everywhere you turn it's tablet this and tablet that, when this time last year all the talk was on netbooks. Don't worry if you haven't bought into the tablet hype, netbooks aren't about to go the way of the Dodo bird. In fact, with dual-core Atom processors now the norm, there's never been a better time to be in the market for a netbook. Enter Samsung, which today announced its new NF310 mini-note. In addition to the dual-core Intel Atom N550 chip, other key specs include 1GB of DDR3 memory, a 250GB hard drive, 10.1-inch HD (720p) LED display, 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, 3W stereo speakers, and Windows... Read more...
In what qualifies as more proof that, yes, good things really do come in small packages, Acer this week announced the Aspire Revo 3700, a minuscule nettop packing a respectable amount of hardware. Like other nettops before it, this one can be stashed out of sight and attached to the back of your monitor, tucked away inside your home entertainment center, or out in plain view. Size hasn't really been the issue with nettops, it's the hardware that has made them sometimes frustrating companions to a home theater when you're hoping to play back 1080p content. Towards that end, the new Revo 3700 packs... Read more...