Wednesday, August 20, 2008
First AMD Turion 64 X2 netbook - Everun Note
Korean company Raon Digital reported that it has developed first netbook (mobile PC for network access) powered by dual core AMD Turin 64 X2 processor. Name of this device is Everun Note. New processor operates on 1.2 GHz rate. The device equipped with 1Gb RAM, 60Gb hard disk, 7-inch display with 1024x600 pixel resolution. Also device has Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity, 1.3 Mpx webcam and SD/MMC flashcard adapter. The size of this device is really small - 200x118x2,5 mm. This is smaller that ASUS EeePC and MSI Wind size. Also it is really lightweight - the weight of netbook is only 0.75kg. This Mobile PC running Windows XP.
Wednesday, August 06, 2008
Lenovo IdeaPad S10 - new EeePC 900 competitor
Lenovo has presented a new model of ultra-portable laptops also known as netbooks - IdeaPad S10. This is classic low-cost laptop with very small size and weight. It is a 10,2-inch display device running the 1.6GHz Intel Atom processor. It also has 10/100 Ethernet controller, Intel WiFi adapter, two USB ports, 4-in-1 multicard reader and a webcam. A cheaper model with 512MB of RAM and 80GB harddisk has price $400, while advanced model with 1GB of RAM and a 160GB harddisk will cost $450.