Asus unveils U36 – set to compete with MacBook Air

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For all those who have been waiting for a new laptop that will challenge Apple’s Macbook Air; looks like the device has arrived. The new Asus U36 is set to heavily challenge the MacBook Air, according to experts.

Asus’ U36 is the latest notebook in the market right now. Unlike other laptops sparing the Apple ones, this one is thin and slim. Designed in a magnesium alloy body, this ultraportable laptop measures just 0.75 inches in thickness and weighs not more than 3.5lbs.

The Asus U36 laptop is powered by either the newest Intel Core i3 or i5 CPU. Paired with the Nvidia Optimus graphics and Super Hybrid Engine, it comes with a 4-cell battery that can last for about 10 hours. It is equipped with a dual-pipe cooler integrated in the system. The Asus U36 laptop definitely sounds good for those who are looking a nice and fast laptop. So far, no word on when the Asus U36 laptop will be released.

PeeWee Debuts New Laptop for Kids

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Great news for kids; a new tablet has been launched by PeeWee that is set to attract the children of today. The PeeWee Pivot 2.0 tablet is a nice and cute laptop that kids would definitely love. From far, it looks just like these laptop toys that have been released previously for the kids.

Manufactured by PeeWee PC, the PeeWee Pivot 2.0 Tablet has been made and designed after the Intel-powered Classmate PC. This one comes with a nice and modern touchscreen display that can rotate 180 degrees thus making the screen lie flat on top of its keyboard. It also sort of give a suitcase look to the laptop hence making it a resistive touch tablet that kids would love to carry around.

Since the $599 PeeWee Pivot 2.0 Tablet is for kids, we hope the design and features are childproof as well. It’s not that big measuring at 7.6 by 10.5 by 1.2 inches (HWD) and weighting at 3.7 pounds. It comes with a 10.1-inch touchscreen that features a resolution of 1,024-by-600 pixel. This laptop/tablet runs on Windows 7 Starter and is powered by a 1.66-GHz Intel Atom N450 CPU.

Maingear debuts 13-inch customizable laptop for road warriors

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Maingear has released a strange looking device aimed for those constantly on the road. Based on the picture above, you can see how strange and weird this laptop looks. The Maingear Clutch-13 is powered by an Intel CPU.

The Maingear Clutch-13 laptop comes with a 13.3-inch WXGA display that features a resolution of 1366×768 pixels. It can have up to 8GB of RAM and there are other options as well for extra storage. It works on a 1.2GHz Intel Core i3-330UM dual core CPU with Intel HD graphics. It features Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, LAN, HDMI out, eSATA, ExpressCard slot, (4) USB 2.0 ports, Super Multi DVD (CD)/DVD-RW(CD-RW), and an optional Blu-ray drive. It runs on Windows 7.

The Maingear Clutch-13 notebook comes with a 4-cell battery Li-Ion battery that can last for about 4 hours. For now, Maingear presents the Clutch-13 for sale via custom order at the price of $1,099.99.

HP releases Mini 1103 business netbook

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HP has recently launched a new business netbook, the Mini 1103. So what does this new netbook have to offer? Experts claim it is similar to the HP Mini 110/210 series except it has a more business look. On the same line, the HP Mini 1103 is cheaper than these netbooks including HP Mini 5103 business netbook. Of course at this price, one can’t expect the optional HD display, touchscreen, or optional dual core processor.

The HP Mini 1103 is available in several configurations. For starters, it comes with Windows 7 Starter, SUSE Linux 11, or FreeDOS. Depending on your choice, it can come with 1GB to 2GB of DDR3 RAM. For more memory capacity choices, there are choices of having from 160GB to 320GB capacities.

HP’s Mini 1103 comes with several processor options including the 1.66GHz Intel Atom N455 and 1.83GHz Intel Atom N475 processor. Other features on this netbook are 802.11b/g/n WiFi and Bluetooth 3.0 as connectivity features. There’s the choice of having a 6-cell battery options. It also comes with a 3 USB 2.0 ports, a VGA port, and a combination mic/headphone jack. The HP Mini 1103 will be released next year.

Toshiba’s Satellite L630 Notebook has a wipe-able keyboard

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Toshiba has just launched its latest Satellite laptop, the L630. The main attraction of this laptop is its wipe-able keyboard. We know sounds pathetic right? That’s what Toshiba has been promoting on this device. Well, nevertheless let’s check out the other features that this laptop brings in.

The Toshiba Satellite L630 Notebook comes in a sturdy and dust resistant design. We don’t know why but Toshiba has been promoting the Satellite L630 as a family-friendly notebook. It’s mainly made for the young generation of today. This might be due to the fact that this notebook is shock resistant and free from dust.

Toshiba’s Satellite L630 Notebook seems to be the perfect portable desktop computer for your family. It is powered by a 2 Ghz Pentium Dual Core processor from Intel. It comes with a 13.3-inch screen that runs on Windows 7 Home Premium operating system. It comes with a 2GB DDR3 RAM and 250GB HDD.


Toshiba’s 17.3-inch Intel Core i3 Laptop

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It’s hard to keep track of all these laptops being launched. Especially those that are upgraded models. Toshiba is one such brand that likes to keep upgraded the same models with better configurations for its users. Today we have Toshiba’s line of L675 laptops that are basically aimed at those who are looking forward to having a versatile mobile computing experience with a large HD widescreen display.

The Toshiba Satellite L675-S7048 is a 17.3-inch Intel Core i3 Laptop. It comes with an array of interesting features. One such feature is its Toshiba Media Controller that allows the users to share media between other devices as easy as drag-and-drop. Users can share videos, music and pictures in their home entertainment network to devices such as other laptops and Xbox 360 consoles.

Toshiba’s Satellite L675-S7048 comes with a 17.3? HD+ LED back-lit (16:9) display. It is powered by a 2.4GHz Intel Core i3-370M dual core processor and Intel HD graphics. Other features on the laptop include built-in stereo speakers with Dolby Advanced Audio, 4GB of DDR3 RAM, a 500GB hard drive, an 8x SuperMulti DVD drive, Wi-Fi b/g/n, LAN 10/100, VGA, 3x USB, 1x USB/eSATA and 6-in-1 card reader.

Asus finally launches RoG G53 3D laptop

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Asus has released its latest 3D notebook, the RoG G53. The 3D technology is really taking the market; the latest 3D offering from Asus proves just that. It comes with an Nvidia 3D Vision-ready display and bundled glasses.

The RoG G53 3D notebook’s main attraction is its Nvidia-powered 3D display. The special 3D display measures approximately 15.6-inch. The laptop runs on an Intel Core i7-740QM processor working at 1.73GHz with a combined 6MB cache. It comes with Intel’s Turbo Boost technology, which means that the device is capable of overclocking itself to 2.93GHz.

The Asus RoG G53 3D notebook comes with an 8GB of DDR3 RAM and a 640GB hard drive for storage. It also has a Blu-ray drive that is able to read and write to Blu-ray discs, DVDs, and CDs. It comes with an HDMI 1.4a video output for connection to TVs. Not forgetting the fact that it comes with bundled glasses makes the experience even more exciting. So, are you excited on this device?

Asus launches Eee PC VX6 Lamborghini Netbook

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Asus has a while back launched its Lamborghini-inspired netbook, the Eee PC VX6. The Asus Eee PC VX6 Lamborghini Netbook looks like a sports car and a laptop mixed together. It’s pretty obvious considering the fact that it was manufactured in conjunction with Lamborghini, the sports car brand.

The Eee PC VX6 netbook comes in a really nice design in a nice silky pearl exterior coating with a Lamborghini badge located in the middle of the case. It is powered by a 1.83GHz Intel Atom D525 dual core processor. It comes with 4GB of DDR3 RAM, and a 320GB hard drive. It also features with NVIDIA ION 2 graphics.

The Eee PC VX6 Lamborghini from Asus comes with a 12.1-inch display that can feature bright colours with a nice all-round contrast and a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. It comes ready with audio by Bang & Olufsen ICEpower so you can expect the sound to be above average. The netbook is out now at the price of $700.

Sprint launches Dell Inspiron Mini 10 & Dell Inspiron 11z

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The Dell Inspiron Mini 10 & Dell Inspiron 11z laptops are available already by Sprint. These two new notebook and netbook respectively will be released by Sprint as 3G & 4G embedded devices. These two devices are exclusively from the mobile network provider, which come ready with 4G technology and 802.11n Wi-Fi connectivity facilities. Let’s take a closer look at what they offer.

The Dell Inspiron Mini 10 comes with a 10-inch display screen that features a resolution of 1024X600 pixels. It is powered by a 1.66 GHz Intel Atom N450 processor and works on an Intel GMA 3150 graphic card. It comes with a 6-cell mAh battery that last for about 9 hours.

The Dell Inspiron 11z comes with an 11.6-inch WLED HD display that features a resolution of 1366X768 pixels. Powered by a 1.2 GHz intel Core i3-330Um processor, it comes with 2GB RAM and works on HM57 Integrated Graphic card. It comes with a 6-cell battery that can last for about 6.5 hours. For more details on these two Sprint devices, log on to its official site to check out the details.