Subject: Mobile | November 29, 2005 - 05:25 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
AnandTech bought 5 $600 dollar laptops, and tested them to see which was king. While you are waiting for MIT to release the $200 dollar one, take a look at these 5, and see if one of them might fit your budget and performance needs.
"We've rounded up a total of five notebooks, each priced at $600 and put them through their paces
- trying to find a winner. An interesting point to note is that most of the manufacturers we
reviewed here today didn't actually want their notebooks reviewed.
Subject: Mobile | November 15, 2005 - 06:46 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
You may sound like a pro when you are dealing with desktops and servers, but are you afraid to talk about laptops for fear of being labeled a noob? Read up on all the new laptop terminology at The Tech Zone, and never fear again!
"For the ordinary computer user keeping abreast of all these new technologies and inventions can
be a major chore if you're considering buying a laptop in the next little while.
Subject: Mobile | November 11, 2005 - 05:39 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The fellows at Legit Reviews take you step by step through ordering a whitebox laptop chassis from ASUS, and turning it into a powerful little machine. If you've held off buying a laptop because none of them have all the components you would have chosen, consider foing it this way.
"The performance capabilities of the Centrino package are amazing. The ASUS
Z63A is as fast as my overclocked Pentium-4 desktop in almost all computing
Subject: Mobile | November 8, 2005 - 01:17 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Switching to a gaming laptop solves a lot of back pain and setup at LAN parties, but it does cause another problem. All those high end components create a lot of heat, and that poor laptop just can't dissipate it all on it's own. Think Computers comes to the rescue with a review of the Vantec Lapcool 3 Notebook Cooler.
'As our desire to take computer gaming mobile increases in unison with the advancing technologies
of today's computer world, there is always one negative factor that increase
Subject: Mobile | November 1, 2005 - 12:16 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
[H]ard|OCP plays with the ABS Mayhem G4 Gaming Laptop. They take you through everything from buying the system over the web, to initial use, to contacting tech support.
"The chassis was truly impressive. I'm not a laptop man, but this system has made me think twice
about them. The widescreen, high-resolution display is beautiful and the chassis has shown that it
can put up with a lot of gaming and stay comfortable. The internal build quality was also smart.
Subject: Mobile | October 24, 2005 - 02:18 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Hardware Zone looks at Intel's plans for the mobile market in 2006, including the dual-core Yonah and Napa the 3rd gen of Centrino chipsets.
"Intel's new Centrino Mobile Technology will be launched by January 2006, paving the way for a
Next Generation Micro-Architecture that should swing Intel back on track with rival AMD.
Compaq Presario V2410 Turion 64 laptop is the only game in town for a 14" WXGA display and 64-bit processing. It's a slim laptop with killer looks, but is it lacking where it counts?
Subject: Mobile | October 11, 2005 - 03:38 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Shuttle's XPC SD31P is based around the Intel 945G chipset, with 7.1 audio built in and it has one x16 PCIx slot. Xtreme Resources puts it to the test, see how it stands up against a full sized system based on an Asus P5LD2.
"After the release of new CPUs and technologies, every company had to evolve their products and refresh their line-up.
Subject: Mobile | October 5, 2005 - 12:00 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
It hasn't appeared in the wild yet, but it looks like there is a new, upcoming mobile Turion from AMD, El Reg has the story.
"AMD has updated its price list to include the Turion 64 ML-42 mobile chip.