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Acer announced the Aspire V5 series, a new range of thin and light notebooks. According to Acer, these notebooks are 30 percent slimmer than previous value-based notebooks. The Aspire V5 series comes in two display sizes. The 14-inch Aspire V5 measures 0.79 inches thick and weighs 4.6 pounds while the 15.6-inch version is 0.83 inches thick and weighs 5 pounds. Key features for the Aspire V5 series include latest 3rd Generation Intel Core i3 or Core i5 processors, a DVD drive, and a 500GB hard disk drive. The Aspire V5 series utilize HD CineCrystal widescreen LED-backlit displays with a true 16:9... Read more...
Acer introduced the new TravelMate Timeline 8481T lightweight and slim notebook. This notebook weighs 3.7 pounds and has a profile that is 0.87-inches thick. The TravelMate Timeline 8481T utilizes a new display technology that makes it possible for a frameless 14-inch LCD to fit in a 13.3-inch footprint. The TravelMate Timeline 8481T claims to deliver up to eight hours of battery life. Under its magnesium-aluminum case, you’ll find a second-generation Intel Core i5 processor with TPM, Intel HD Graphics 3000 with 128MB of dedicated system memory, and 4GB of DDR3 memory. The Acer TravelMate... Read more...
Acer plans to add the Aspire TimelineX 1830T to its lineup. This laptop measures less than an inch thick and weighs 3 pounds. It has an 11.6-inch screen with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels and integrated graphics. Reports have it that this notebook will offer a Core i5 520UM processor with a base clock speed of 1.06GHz. Using Intel's Turbo Boost, the clock can be increased up to 1.86GHz depending on a few parameters. Other features include 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, a VGA webcam, multi card reader, three USB ports, and a HDMI output. Bluetooth 2.1+EDR and 3G are optional upgrades. The notebook's battery... Read more...
Lenovo’s notebooks span the entire spectrum, offering low-cost models such as the G530, netbooks such as the IdeaPad Y530, and high-end models such as the ThinkPad W700. Today, we’re taking a closer look at Lenovo’s newest offering, the ThinkPad T400s, a thin and light model that’s designed to give users a blend of portability, performance, and energy-efficiency. This notebook is the company’s thinnest and lightest T Series model, weighing 3.91 pounds and measuring just 0.82 inches thick. The T400s incorporates many features from Lenovo’s best selling notebook, the T400, and combines it with the... Read more...
If you are in the market for a new Core Duo powered notebook, you'll want to check out this article. We take a look at Sony's slick VAIO VGN-SZ150P/C. This notebook features a 13.3" XBrite screen and a hybrid graphics sub-system that can be powered by a GeForce Go 7400 or an Intel IGP. All in less than 4lbs of mobility.... Read more...