Acer Aspire Timeline 1820PT - 11,6-inch notebook-transformer based on Windows 7

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Resource NetbookItalia published a full list of features and photos of the new ultrapotrativnogo Notebook Acer Aspire Timeline 1820PT. This model with 11.6-inch touch screen is turning a bit more functional European version of the model Acer Aspire Timeline 1820P, we recently wrote about it in the news.

The device is based on the Intel Core 2 Duo SU7300 with low power consumption, and is based on the operating system, Windows 7. Moreover, multisensory control supports both the screen and touchpad notebook. For finger control are, for example, such applications preinstalled by Acer, as TouchPortal and TouchMemo. A stylus can be used for handwriting text. On the cost and the exact timing of Acer Aspire Timeline 1820PT information yet, but new, obviously, will be released in coming weeks after the release of Windows 7 October 22.

Specifications of Acer Aspire Timeline 1820PT:

11.6-inch display with a resolution of 1366x768 pixels
Operating system Windows 7 Home Premium
Intel Core 2 Duo SU7300 (1,2 GHz)
Graphics Intel GMA X4500M HD
Memory 4 GB (DDR3 1066 MHz)
Hard disk capacity from 250 to 320 GB
Audio - Dolby Sound Room
Communications - Gigabit Ethernet, Wi-Fi 802.11 a / b / g / Draft-N, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, UMTS / HSPA (optional)
Ports - 3hUSB 2.0, VGA, HDMI, microphone, headphones,
Dimensions - 285h208, 9h28 ,5-34, 5 mm
Weight - 1,72 kg

Dell Adamo Desire gets 2,1 GHz processor, Windows 7 and 256 GB SSD

Thin Laptop Dell Adamo Desire received a number of improvements in performance. Released in July, a model based on 1.4 GHz and was equipped with 128 GB solid state drive. The cost of this laptop was $ 2299. Now at the Dell already has a new specification Adamo Desire. Laptop, by the way, is available in black (Onyx) and white (Pearl) colors.

Updated Dell Adamo Desire was the more productive Intel Core 2 Duo SL9600 with a frequency of 2.1 GHz, a capacious 256 GB SSD-drive and 4 GB of RAM. In addition, the laptop is running the new operating system Windows 7 Home Premium. Recall the official release of the new OS will be held the day after tomorrow, will be released simultaneously in many computers, including laptops and on its basis. Returning to Dell Adamo Desire is worth noting that it recommended initial value, despite the significant performance improvement, has not changed.

Canon introduced a new 16 megapixel digital SLR camera - EOS-1D Mark IV with the support of recording Full HD video

Canon today announced the completion of its line of digital SLR EOS 1D regular model - Canon EOS-1D Mark IV. This represents a new high-speed and productive multimedia camera that is equipped with a proprietary 16 MP CMOS (CMOS) sensor, a dual-processor system, DIGIC 4 image processing and 14-bit A / D converter, allowing you to capture images at 10 frames per second in a wide range of ISO. In addition, this camera has a solid and durable housing, can take Full HD video from selecting frequencies frames.

But the main pride of the company in a model of Canon EOS-1D Mark IV was its new auto focus system, which has 45 AF points including 39 high-precision sensors with cross type, able to accurately track the fast movements of athletes or animals, and take pictures in this mode at speeds up to 10 frames per second. Not least in these indicators played a new revised algorithm proactive focus.

However anonsnom Canon EOS-1D Mark IV, the company announced to the camera and a new accessory, WFT-E2 II - wireless transmission module files, thereby increasing opportunities in the work of photographers.

New Bluetooth Headset Motorola H520/H525 with high quality voice transmission

The site of Motorola appeared little information on its new models of mono Bluetooth headsets H520 and H525, where the truth does not indicate what is the difference between them. That apparently will have to wait until the official announcement set.

But is a picture and says that the model (H520) is fixed at zaushinoy, has a high-quality voice, and she designed sets made in the light of a long and comfortable wear. Complementing the above-described picture of the function echo compensation and noise reduction and volume control buttons, the inclusion and sends the call made and arranged so that easy to find by touch. Color indicator sets, depending on the mode (eg when running on battery or when charging) can show the approximate remaining time or the level of charge.

This product meets the specifications of Bluetooth V2.1 + EDR, class 2, and supports the profile handsfree, and headset.

Media Player Ritmix RF-4300 went on sale

BLADE Company is a distributor of portable electronic equipment, introduced in Russia market a new multimedia player from Korean manufacturer Ritmix RF-4300.

Flash player Ritmix RF-4300 is small in size with a large set of functions. The device supports a wide range of audio and video formats, has a built-in FM-radio tuner with 20 station presets, voice recorder, as well as the possibility for reading electronic books. In Ritmix RF-4300 also has built-in game "Tetris."

As the company claims, RF-4300 is equipped with a miniUSB connector, a slot for microSD memory cards, as well as so-called dynamic control system that combines the pluses as touch and push-button control.

Ritmix RF-4300 is available for sale. Suggested retail price for the version with built-in 1GB memory - 870 rubles, for 2 GB - 1070 rubles, for the 4GB - 1260 rubles, for 8Gb - 1750 rubles.

The official announcement of Android smartphone Philips V808

Philips has officially announced its Android smartphone Philips V808, details of which are already relatively long walks on the expanses of the World Wide Web. But all of it, in most cases, did not come from the camp of the manufacturer. Now you can learn about this creature straight from the mouth, "its creator, which is at the heart of its functionality, in addition to being a smartphone, he raises such facts as the opportunities for its personalization, widget support, multimedia features and built-in support for GPS navigation.

Other specifications of Philips V808:

  • Support communications standards: GSM 900/1800 MHz; GPRS / EDGE
  • Display: touchscreen, 3.2-inch, TFT, resolution HVGA (480h320)
  • Camera: 3.2 MP
  • Supported audio formats: AMR, Midi, MP3, SP-Midi, WAV, WMA
  • Supported video formats: MPEG4, 3GP, H.263
  • Memory: 30 MB internal, expandable through the use of microSD memory cards up to 8 GB
  • Communication: USB 2.0 (miniUSB), GPS navigation
  • Battery: Li-Ion, 1000 mAh
  • Other applications: Scheduler, Alarm Clock, Calculator, Handwriting, Viewing office documents

Point of View presented a 11.6-inch notebook ULV Mobii slim-line

Company Point of View presented the thinnest notebook-based mobile platform Intel CULV - 11,6-inch Mobii slim-line ULV. Processors Intel ULV (ultra low power consumption) are distinguished performance in conjunction with "smart" energy conservation programs, which allow to save battery power. 11.6-inch Mobii slim-line ULV SU2300 is equipped with dual-core processor for optimal performance. Energy efficient GS45 chipset is compatible with DirectX10 and supports HDMI with output image resolution of Full HD. 11.6-inch bright LCD has a native resolution 1366 x 768 pixels, which corresponds to the standard high definition 720P +. Decoding HD video (certified for BluRay1) is performed in an integrated graphics accelerator chipset mobile Intel GMA 4500MHD.

Single slot, DDR2 memory is standard and is filled with 2 GB module, 800 MHz memory. The maximum size of 4 GB module allows demanding to the users to upgrade this laptop. As the drive supports 160/250/320 GB hard drive. For rapid exchange of data in the configuration added 4-in-1 (SD / MMC / MS / MS pro) card reader.

The system is also equipped with a 10/100 Mbps LAN, WiFi (802.11b/g/n) and an optional Bluetooth v2.0. This device weighs no more than 1,5 kg, including a 4-cell battery capacity 4400 mAh, which provides more than 4 hours of battery life. Dimensions are 289,7 x 201,5 x 26,9 mm.

Android smartphone Sony Ericsson Rachael will be called XPERIA X10

Resource reported with reference to employees of Sony Ericsson, that the commercial name of its first smartphone based operating system Android - XPERIA X10. This device is already rumored as Rachael, it was assumed that the final version it will be called the X3 or X5. Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 will be available early next year, the source said, however, this was known before.

We already wrote about this smartphone these days, however, still believed that he will be called XPERIA X3. According to unofficial data, although the news release will take place only in January, the announcement - just around the corner, in November. With regard to the characteristics of the device, you know them already a lot, although the official confirmation of this information does not. Sony Ericsson XPERIA X10 is based on a 1 GHz processor, Qualcomm Snapdragon, equipped with a 4-inch touch screen with a resolution of 854x480 pixels and 8 MP camera, a hardware keyboard it does not. Mandatory GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and microSD are also present. At the moment we know about the black and white colors.

CoolIT OMNI - a universal system of liquid cooling for AMD cards

Any real computer enthusiast or gamer will tell you that one of the main enemies of productivity is a high temperature. This is especially noticeable when you start to overclock your CPU or video card in order to increase system performance. It is no accident overclockers devise all kinds of air, liquid, or more exotic methods of cooling their PCs, and various companies offer ready-made system.

Company CoolIT, proved to be a producer of high quality and reliable solutions, announced a new universal system of liquid cooling for graphics cards AMD. Novelty called OMNI, and is designed specifically for the new graphics card AMD, such as the Radeon HD 5750 and HD 5770. In addition, this system reduces the overall noise level at the computer.

Cooling system CoolIT OMNI made leak-proof and able to operate without maintenance by the user. At present levels of performance of this system, as well as its cost and timing of a sale remain unknown. However, those who are already going to buy it, it must be remembered that the use of such cooling systems invalidates warranty on graphics cards.

Motorola Droid - high-end Android-communicator

At the resource lit not announced until Android-communicator from Motorola - Droid (also known as Tao and Sholes). Communicator is scheduled to release in November this year. Droid positioned the company as a high-end device on the OS Android.

Info from

  • OS: Android 2.0
  • body is slightly thicker than the iPhone 3GS, but probably the thinnest QWERTY-keyboard
  • CPU: TI OMAP3430
  • large capacitive display
  • convenient QWERTY-keyboard
  • docking station, which turns into a communicator multimedia center.

From the words, Droid reminds UMPC OQO Model 02, only smaller and after the iPhone, this is probably the first communicator, which is impressive.

Probably, justifying the expression "in the war (read: market), all means are good, to market the communicator Droid Motorola launched the company, which is focused on the functions of a communicator, which owns iPhone:

Mediaplayer QUMO Video 5.0 with a 5-inch display

Company QUMO announced the expansion of portfolio of new player QUMO Video. Compared with their younger brothers: QUMO Video, Video + and Video 2 +, Video 5.0 has acquired an impressive number of improvements.

Equipped with an infrared port, media player acquires new characteristics of practicality and ergonomics. Manage the device becomes even easier, thanks to remote control. Functional Video 5.0 is quite large, it can be used not only for watching videos, listening to music and reading the text. Again, thanks to a stand, in their spare time-use, Video 5.0 can serve as a digital photo frames, scrolling slideshows from your uploaded photos or drawings.

Software implemented most functional and allows you to change the aspect ratio of the video, view, organize the transfer of files with other portable devices (via USB-host technology), and even display an image on the TV screen.

General Characteristics:
• Display: 5 ", 262 thousand colors, 480 × 272 pixels.
• Internal memory: 8 / 16 GB.
• Support for SD-memory cards: Micro-SD up to 32 GB.
• Video formats: AVI / FLV / RM / RMVB (up to 1024 × 720 pixels., P. 720).
• Audio Format: MP3/WMA/WAV/APE/FLAC.
• USB-port: high-speed, corresponding to the standard USB 2.0.
• Battery: built-in lithium-ion rechargeable, 1800 mAh, 4,2 V.
• Duration of battery: video playback - up to 6 hours, audio - up to 21 hours
• Range of FM-waves: 87,5 - 108 MHz.
• Mediainterfeysy: TV-out - and the usual component, headphone jack 3.5 mm, FM-tuner and transmitter, voice recorder.
• Dimensions: 131 × 77 × 13 mm.
• Weight: 166 gr.
• Compatible with computer operating systems: WIN 98/SE/ME/XP/Vista, MacOS, Linux.

LG GB190: a simple and compact phone

Company LG Electronics launched its services on a simple and compact mobile phone LG GB190. New differentiate compact size and an unusual case of very high quality materials that make the phone a pleasure to hold in your hand. In GB190 harmoniously colored finishes: black control panel encloses a metallic red frame. The lateral surface is in silver color. Large buttons make using the telephone easy for people with large fingers.

GB190 has a minimal set of multimedia features. For example, music lovers enjoy the continued work of MP3-player - the phone can play music up to 40 hours. There is also a VGA-camera, which allows photo and video. There is a function of recording a radio broadcast in FM-band. To do this, it is possible to add memory card MicroSD. In addition, the phone connects to the USB port. There is also support for Bluetooth. An important advantage is also the time: with battery (Li-Ion, capacity 950 mAh) phone can be used for a very long time.

The original headphones Audio-Technica WM55

Official distributor of Audio-Technica announced the imminent appearance of Russia's market of new headphones WM55 from the Japanese company Audio-Technica. This closed-end headphones with a wide frequency range and mini-cushioned ear pads the monitor overhead.

The main advantages of Audio-Technica WM55 - is a powerful sound and light construction. From the technical specifications is to provide high sensitivity (108 dB) that in combination with resistance 20 Ohm headphones provide clear audio, loud enough for a wide frequency range.

Audio-Technica WM55 - a light arc headphones with lanyard, with automatic reeling. The model is made with strong metal handles. To improve the ergonomics headband and ear cups are covered with soft synthetic leather.

Image feature WM55 - the opportunity to change the color overlay on the cups, giving the right type of headphones. On the choice of the buyer offers 4 pairs of colored plates (black, blue, yellow, red - in some configuration options may be other colors), reaching in the kit.

A beta version of Dr.Web for Symbian

Doctor Web, "announced the beginning of beta testing a new product - Dr.Web for Symbian. Established on the basis of the anti-virus scanner, Dr.Web, this application provides protection for mobile devices running the operating system Symbian, from viruses and spam.

Dr.Web for Symbian can either hold a full antivirus scanning the file system, or "inspect" the files and folders specified by the user (including on removable memory cards). With the dangerous objects conversation short - to delete or quarantine. Upon completion of its work program provides the user with a detailed report.

One of the key features of Dr.Web for Symbian - the possibility of creating black and white lists, through which filtered SMS messages and phone calls. Thus it is possible not only to protect themselves from unwanted contact, but also to protect against fraud - in particular, will never receive SMS from the supposedly familiar people asking to put money on the phone.

Participate in beta-testing of Dr.Web for Symbian can any owner of a smartphone with an installed operating system Symbian, granted the developers of Doctor Web identifier IMEI. ID allows you to provide the program's signature, which guarantees the legitimacy of the use of anti-virus on this particular smartphone. Without this signature, the program simply does not install. Get IMEI typing * # 06 #. Distribution applications will be recompiled weekly - with the new IMEI from wishing to test Dr.Web for Symbian.

Gateway EC14, EC54 and EC58: subtle energy-efficient notebooks

Company Gateway announced thin and light notebooks EC14, EC54 and EC58 on the basis of processor Intel CULV. Notebook Gateway EC54 and EC58 are equipped with 15.6-inch displays, and EC14 - this ultra-portable 11.6-inch model. All three solutions provide up to 6.8 hours of battery life on one battery charge. Notebook Gateway EC14 is equipped with up to 8 GB of RAM, hard drive to 500 GB wireless adapter Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n and the port HDMI. There is also a web-camera and multi-format card reader, optical drive in this laptop is not provided. As for processors, it offers a choice of Intel Pentium, Celeron single-core or dual core with low power consumption. Gateway EC14 will be offered in red and black colors, the price starts from $ 549.99.

Gateway EC54 and EC58, in turn, are based on Intel Core 2 Duo or dual-core Pentium. Among their characteristics - up to 8 GB of RAM, DVD-drive, card reader, support for Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, web camera and a HDMI-port. And with only one pressing a special button you can switch to power saving mode PowerSave. Notebook Gateway EC54 and EC58 are enclosed in aluminum shell in silver or blue, they will be sold at prices ranging from $ 649.99. In addition, all three are equipped with a laptop touchpad supports multi-touch and running Windows 7, they will go on sale October 22.

Samsung prepares LiMo-smartphone i8320 Protector

Resource CellPassion revealed some information about the mobile device, Samsung i8320 (Protector). It is a smartphone based mobile distro Linux, however, it is not about Android, but the LiMo. The model is based on the TI OMAP3430 processor and is equipped with touch screen with a resolution of 800x480 pixels. Of the other characteristics of the Samsung i8320 source mentioned support third generation cellular networks and wireless standard Wi-Fi. Also with this smartphone will be access to the Internet via the browser Opera Mobile 9.6.

At the same time, the photographs did not provide the source device. It is not clear in what form factor it is designed and equipped with a keyboard. On the timing of the new LiMo-smartphone information as yet. Perhaps the details of the Samsung i8320 will appear shortly.

Premium phone Mobiado Grand Pioneer 350 with the battery cover of the meteorite

Company Mobiado introduced regular premium phone 350 Grand Pioneer, on the program of NASA Pioneer 10. An unmanned spacecraft Pioneer 10 was launched in 1972 to explore Jupiter. However, he was also the first vehicle, fled the solar system. Be issued a total of 37 phone Mobiado Grand 350 Pioneer. A unique element of the device is the battery cover of the meteorite material (90% iron, 8% nickel and a small number of other inclusions). It is assumed that the Gibeon meteorite rain passed on Earth 4 billion years ago, the remnants of these cosmic bodies were found in 1836 in Namibia.

Sam Corps Mobiado Grand Pioneer 350 is made of anodized aircraft aluminum. On the back cover caused the same pattern as on the plate, which is located on board the Pioneer 10. This is a message from people in other civilizations, it includes a brief symbolic information about the man and the earth. Other materials used in the design of this phone - sapphire crystal, ruby (closes infrared) and stainless steel, coated with gold (screws). Mobiado Grand Pioneer 350 is a QWERTY-piece with a 2.36-inch display, among its features - 3.2-megapixel camera, cellular communication 2G and 3G, microSD-slot, wireless Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g, Bluetooth 2.0 and IrDA, as well as GPS-receiver. On the value of "space" until the phone is not known.