NETBOOK

January 27th, 2010

MSI Announces Wind U135 Special Edition Netbook

Commemorating the millions of wind units sold worldwide, the U135 is the first Wind model to feature Intel’s Pine Trail Platform. MSI Computer, a leading manufacturer of computer hardware products and solutions, is proud to announce the availability of the MSI Wind U135 netbook.  These special edition netbooks commemorate the millions of Wind models sold [...]

January 7th, 2010

MSI’s 2010 Laptop & Netbook Lineup Detailed

Chic and innovative, MSI to cause a stir at CES 2010 with several new models from Arrandale-equipped ULVs to 3D notebooks.   The CES line-up will include G-Series gaming laptops equipped with Intel’s newest Calpella platform, GE-Series and 3D entertainment notebooks, C-Series notebooks equipped with the Arrandale platform’s Intel Core i5 Processors, the popular X-Slim [...]

December 22nd, 2009

MSI Announces Wind U135 Netbook – The First Wind Model to Feature Intel’s New Pine Trail Platform

The 10-inch U135 Features a 6-Cell Battery, 250GB HDD, and Windows 7 MSI Computer,  is excited to announce the availability of the first Wind netbook to feature the powerful new Intel Pine Trail Platform, the MSI Wind U135.   Available in Blue, Silver, Red and Black, the newest addition to the Wind family also features a [...]

September 16th, 2009

MSI U210 12″ AMD Based Netbook Finds Its Way to North America

With netbooks eating up nearly a quater of all mobile computing sales, and becoming an even more attractive option with their low price points, major manufacturer’s have been adding new and unique units to their lineups on a regular basis; however, few have yet to break the standard mold as MSI has done with the [...]

June 29th, 2009

Doing it Different – Lenovo Offers VIA Nano Powered Netbook

Many consumers have anxiously waited for the NVIDIA Ion to make its way into the netbook platform, and a month ago, Lenovo annouced it would be releasing the S12 Netbook in just that flavour. However, Lenovo is offering a whole new VIA approach, alongside the Ion. It is unquestionable that Intel’s Atom processors is dominating [...]

June 5th, 2009

ASUS Presents a Vision of Seamless Computing at COMPUTEX 2009

ASUS introduced a myriad of mobile and home computing devices and concepts specifically designed to provide users with a truly seamless computing experience. Products in the spotlight included the recently announced Eee PC™ Seashell Series, as well as several upcoming products, including the Eee Videophone Touch SV1T, and the EeeTop PC ET20/22. The ‘Seamless Experience’ [...]

June 4th, 2009

Acer Reveals Plans to Launch Aspire One with Android

A recent annoucement by third party computer manufacturer Acer, reveals plans to launch a new breed of their popular Aspire one netbook, featuring Google’s Android operating system. A rendition of Linux was the initial choice of the first netbooks by Asus, since then however, Microsoft Windows has grown to control 96% of the netbook OS [...]

June 3rd, 2009

GIGABYTE Shows Off Latest Portable Creations

In this year’s unveiling at Computex 2009 from June the 2nd to June the 6th, will be line-ups from GIGABYTE notebooks from TouchNote series, the T1028 sporting touch and swivel-to-tablet, with tweaks that accommodate the likes of Intel’s Atom N280, flirting new resolution options at 1366×768. Myou series racks up a S1024 to contend in [...]

May 25th, 2009

Lenovo to Debut the first ION Based Netbook

Lenovo today announced the IdeaPad S12, the company’s first 12-inch netbook. The new netbook takes the best in connectivity, style and entertainment features in Lenovo’s other netbooks and brings users the next level in netbook computing with improved usability and performance. These enhancements include a 12.1-inch screen, a 100 percent full-size keyboard and new graphics [...]

May 13th, 2009

Netbooks account for 1/5th of global sales.

A little less than two years ago, Netbooks came on the scene with the arrival of the Asus EEE. Small laptops had been available before, but with a far higher pricetag as they used the same components found in many mainstream notebooks. With technology and hardware advanced at a radpid pace, and the introduction of [...]