Subject: Mobile | August 31, 2007 - 01:41 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
AC Ryan has released a universal notebook external battery, called MobiliT. It weighs about 1.5lbs, and provides 6600 mAH (105WH), and lives up to it's universal claim by coming with 8 output tips and input connectors. DV Hardware found adding 2 hours or more of power on the go was well worth the price.
Subject: Mobile | August 27, 2007 - 05:16 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
If you are going to spend the money to get an Alienware laptop, what is the point in going with the basic model? AnandTech asked themselves that when they decided to review the Area-51 m9750, and then busied themselves adding the extras that make Alienware the envy of laptop gamers everywhere. Read on to see what they ended up adding to the machine, and how much it set them back to get blazing hot graphics on a laptop.
The Satellite P205-S6287 is our first opportunity to review a Toshiba product. This huge "desktop replacement" notebook features the Core 2 Duo T5300 processor running at 1.73 GHz.
Subject: Mobile | August 22, 2007 - 12:41 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - August 22, 2007 - Mobile gaming just got better: AGEIA Technologies, Inc. the pioneer in hardware-accelerated physics for PC and a leader in console games, today announced the world's first PhysX Mobile processor, the AGEIA PhysX 100M, for high performance gaming notebook PCs.
Subject: Mobile | August 21, 2007 - 01:10 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The new ThinkPad T61p is quite powerful for a notebook, even a ThinkPad. With a C2D T7700, 2GB DDR2 PC2-5300
and Nvidia Quadro FX 570M (256MB) with a 15.4" 1920x1200 display. Vista's built in experience benchmark places it at 4.8, the lowest score being the RAM. Give this notebook a good look over at XYZ Computing.
Subject: Mobile | August 15, 2007 - 05:30 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The PC Club Enpower ENP660 is essentially an HP dv6500t, with different options available. What does make it stand out is the full-size keyboard that includes a numpad. On a 15.4" notebook, that is a rarity, but it also the only thing that really stands out on this notebook. AnandTech spent a bit of time with this system, and you can see what they learned about it in their review.
Subject: Mobile | August 9, 2007 - 01:32 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
This may seem a little blasphemous, but Tech ARP has questioned the usefulness of PDAs! They tested a dedicated PDA against the old analog style personal organizer. Paper versus digital meet in a battle for supremacy. Before anyone points out that the paper organizer can't make phone calls it needs to be pointed out that the test is against a true PDA, not the multi-function PDA smart phones that have become available fairly recently.
Subject: Mobile | August 3, 2007 - 04:32 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The VAIO lineup has been updated with 2 new models, the CZ and TZ, and Hardware Zone was there to get some pictures and specs. The CZ is full sized, with a 14.1" screen and an Intel Core 2 Duo 1.80GHz on a PM965 Express based motherboard. It comes with some nice features, including a built in 1.3 megapixal camera in a 2.5kg package. The smaller TZ is only 1.5kg, but it still manages a 11.1" screen as well as Centrino C2D support on a Source: Hardware Zone
Subject: Mobile | July 30, 2007 - 02:51 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
At 8lbs, and enough high powered components to drain the battery in no time the Alienwaire Aurora m9700 notebook isn't terribly portable. As a desktop replacement however, this notebook has more than enough power for any gamer in it's most expensive configuration. The Tech Lounge couldn't resist picking one up to review, and you just know they didn't get the basic model.
Subject: Mobile | July 25, 2007 - 01:42 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
XYZ has compiled a list of 9 notebooks, each of which they rate as a dream machine. Some, like the Alienware, you will have a hard time getting your company to pay for, but others are very light and have extended battery power.