Topic / Netbooks

HP’s CES 2011 Laptop and PC Announcements

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HP Pavilion dm1-3010nr (Image: HP/Verizon) While we covered the HP Pavilion dm1 already in a separate post, the company has released plenty of other laptops that should get some mention at CES. PAVILION DM1-3010NR & COMPAQ CQ10-688NR While having names that are very unpronounceable, the company is touting these two computers as the first notebook PCs to be on Verizon’s 4G LTE network. The Pavilion dm1-3010nr will be less than […]

Dell to release new netbook – Latitude 2120

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Dell is to feature a brand new netbook as part of its laptop showcase at this year’s CES, according to a posting by Italian blog NotebookItalia.it, with the Dell Latitude 2120. The 10.1-inch netbook is said to feature a touchscreen and the new Intel Atom N550 processor. It will also feature either 1 or 2GB of DDR3 RAM, and will come with an integrated graphics chip, but can be upgraded […]

Interview: More questions from Nokia’s Purnima Kochikar

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We sent some more questions before we published our interview with Nokia’s Purnima Kochikar, Vice President of Forum Nokia; but we didn’t get them answered before today. So, here is (what we deem) Part Two of the e-mail interview with her. Q. The Qt UI framework makes it easier for applications to be built for both mobile and desktop computers. What do you see are the benefits of this, and […]

Intel and Nokia to merge mobile OS to create MeeGo

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Intel and Nokia have decided to announce during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that they will be merging their not-yet-finished, Linux-based mobile OSs into one – and they have called it the MeeGo. While we don’t know which parts of Intel’s Moblin and Nokia’s Maemo will be dropped or present in MeeGo, expect this to be (according to the press release anyways) a variety of devices, “including pocketable mobile […]

Intel brings app store to netbooks

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Intel has decided to follow in Android, Apple, Blackberry and Nokia’s footsteps in opening up an app store. This endeavour, however, will not be mobile phones, nor for laptops, but for the netbook laptops. Called the Intel AppUp, it will allow users to find, download and purchase software that would run fine on the Atom processor. Applications selected will run on either Windows or Moblin-based operating systems, but will also […]

LG enters netbook market with X120

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LG has brought out their netbook offering – despite being a crowded market. Called the X120, it features a 10.1-inch LED display and a 1.3 megapixel camera, 1GB of RAM and a 160GB hard drive. It also features something called the “Smart On interface” that connects the netbook to the web, media files and instant messaging with one button. That’s all we know, mainly because the press release is very […]

ASUS goes pink and brown with new Eee PC model

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ASUS has brought out a new Eee PC, and this time it has gotten a more designer feel to it, with the launch of the Karim Rashid Collection. While they come in Hot Pink and Coffee Brown (that one also has gold glitter and features soft-to-touch material); it still features a 10.1-inch display with an Intel Atom processor. It also has 1GB of RAM – that is upgradable, a 250GB […]

Samsung brings out N210, N220, N150 and NB30 netbooks – adds Atom N450 processor

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Looks like Samsung isn’t done yet. The company has announced, according to newswires in South Korea, new additions to its netbook range – the N210, N220, N150 and NB30. The first two are said to deliver up to 12 hours of battery life, while the N150 has a battery life of 8.5 hours and the NB30 has 11 hours of battery life – and Samsung says this is because of […]

More specs emerge as Nokia Booklet 3G is shown at Nokia World 09

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NOKIA WORLD: The biggest highlight for Nokia World had to be the Nokia Booklet; and as promised from its announcement is its the specifications. As already mentioned before the full specifications, it will feature an Intel Atom processor with a 10 inch screen. It will include a 120GB hard drive with 1GB of RAM, will feature Windows 7, be nearly 20mm thin, a HDMI port, 3 USB ports, an SD […]

Nokia heads to netbook market with Booklet 3G

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In an effort to increase revenue during these hard times (… and drink), Nokia has now announced that it will bring its “rich mobility heritage and knowledge” to the world that is foreign territory to them, the netbook market – with the Finnish company announcing its brand new product, the Nokia Booklet 3G. Images and more details are after the jump.

CES 2009 : HP Pavilion dv3

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HP has announced, along with the Pavilion dv2 and the HP Firebird with Voodoo DNA, the Pavilion dv3. It features a 13.3” widescreen display, a backlit keyboard, a webcam,  and also a sleek, bronze look that simply looks marvelous. It does come with Windows Vista, but either in Ultimate, Home Premium or Business. According to its stats, the processor, hard drive capacity and wireless technology support is up to you […]

Amazon drops US$200 on HP 2133 “netbook”

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According to Liliputing, Amazon has cut the price of the HP 2133 Mini-Note PC, HP’s own competitor to the Asus eeePC; and this is its third cut in less than a week, meaning that Amazon really wants to get rid of it. It was previously $499, then it dropped to $379.99, and now its $299. So what would you get with the “netbook” for that low price? Well: CPU: 1.2GHz […]