Netbook ColibriComstar coupled with WiMAX and 3G

Saturday, December 12, 2009

Operator Comstar UTS has released its own netbook, under a new brand ColibriComstar. As the operator, the new brand is designed to emphasize all the basic netbook distinctive advantage - the ease, mobility, convenience, striking individual style. Buying a netbook ColibriComstar will be offered special conditions for connection to mobile Internet services in WiMAX-network Comstar and cellular networks MTS second and third generations. To date, it is unique for Russia's market device with a combination of several wireless technologies to the Internet - built-WiMAX, 3G, HSDPA / GPRS / EDGE and Wi-Fi. Application of modern technologies of computer memory enabled netbook to reduce the weight to 935 grams and extend the work in wireless communication networks without recharging.

Customers netbook ColibriComstar also have the opportunity to connect to the tariff plan "Onlayner" from MTS with favorable parameters. Under this proposal, the cost of Internet traffic in the networks of MTS is 1 ruble per 1 MB. In addition, subscribers can connect an additional package of 1 GB of traffic for an indefinite period.

Netbook ColibriComstar established on the basis of processor Intel Atom Z270 1,6 GHz, has built a 16 GB SSD and 1GB of RAM. With compact dimensions (275h179h19, 7 mm) netbook features an LCD display with a diagonal of 10.1 inches and a resolution 1024h576 pixels. More features are built-in webcam and microphone, 0.3 megapixels.

Netbook ColibriComstar will be sold together with an annual subscription to the service of mobile wireless Internet access for special tariff plan WiMAX-Colibri without limiting. Cost netbook in the package with the service is 23900 rubles. It is planned that the end of 2009 netbook ColibriComstar will go on its own sales offices and customer care services to Comstar (STREAM) in Moscow and a retail network of MTS.

Dell OptiPlex line replenishes four compact office computers

Dell has decided to renew its line of four compact OptiPlex desktop computers targeted for use in offices. New items were named OptiPlex 780 USFF, OptiPlex 380 DT, 380 MT and 380SF are designed and optimized to meet business objectives, while not taking up much space.

For example, the model OptiPlex 780 USFF (Ultra Small Form Factor) has dimensions of 239 x 65 x 236 mm and, as stated, is the world's smallest full-featured desktop business class, equipped with an integrated power supply and technology to support Intel vPro. Its specifications include processor Celeron, Pentium or Core 2 Duo, up to 4 GB of RAM, integrated GMA 4500 graphics, and 160/250/320 GB HDD for a SSD with a capacity of up to 128 GB.

Mini, the OptiPlex 780 USFF is available with operating system Windows 7, Windows Vista, Ubuntu or FreeDOS, and the starting price of this system is $ 624. At the same time three, the OptiPlex 380 can also be equipped with processors, Celeron, Pentium or Core 2 Duo, but their options include chips and Core 2 Quad. These PCs support up to 4 GB of RAM and can be equipped with graphics cards GMA X4500, Radeon HD 3450 and GeForce 9300 GE, as well as the hard disk rotating at 7200 rpm and a maximum capacity of 500 GB. It remains to add that the model OptiPlex 380 DT, 380 MT and 380 SFF available for starting price $ 329, $ 339 and $ 349 respectively.

Onkyo's DX dual-screen laptop is a far better deal than Kohjinsha's DZ

Company Onkyo introduced a new netbook, with two displays Onkyo DX1007A5. At first glance, the computer looks identical to its Japanese rivals Kohjinsha DZ, which had previously been presented at the exhibition CEATEC. However, Onkyo its netbook equipped with two 10.1-inch LCD-display with a resolution of 1366 × 768 pixels (instead of 1024 x 600 pixels Kohjinsha DZ).

Hardware filling in principle, similar to competing models: same processor AMD Athlon Neo MV-40 with a clock speed of 1.6 GHz, Graphics ATI Radeon HD 3200, Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR and three port USB. Plus Onkyo DX1007A5 has 2 GB of RAM standard, expandable to 4 GB (instead of 1 GB) hard disk drive 320 GB (and not 160 GB) with a spindle rotation speed 5400 rpm, Gigabit Ethernet and 32 -- bit version of Windows 7 Home Premium. Also netbook is equipped with a multiformat card reader, web-camera and fingerprint reader. Battery time according to the manufacturer is up to 3.7 hours on one charge.

It is expected that the netbook will be available on the Japanese market in late December. Cost netbook Onkyo DX1007A5 slightly larger than the Kohjinsha DZ ($ 909) and is $ 1148. But now it can be purchased through GeekStuff4u for about $ 966.

Nokia 5235 Comes With Music - an inexpensive smart phone with a subscription to the music from Nokia Music Store

The company announced a new smartphone Nokia 5235 Comes With Music. According to the company, the new product is created on the basis of the model Nokia 5230, but still added service, providing unlimited free access to the online store music Nokia Music Store. But what, exactly two different smartphone, the manufacturer has not specified. Comes With Music subscription is valid for 12 or 18 months, during which the user can load a smartphone for all of the tracks from the catalog Nokia Music Store. And if the Nokia 5230 was positioned as an inexpensive youth with a touch screen device, the Nokia 5235 Comes With Music may be considered Budgetary music solutions in its class.

The new smartphone running the operating system Symbian S60 5th Edition. It is equipped with 3.2-inch touch screen display, which supports the management of a stylus or a finger. Hardware keyboard for Nokia 5235 no. For a picture, a smartphone is unpretentious 2-megapixel camera, and music can be stored on microSD memory card up to 16 GB. Of the other characteristics of the device is worth mentioning the support of the third generation cellular networks, wireless Bluetooth 2.0 interface and services of Nokia Ovi: Ovi Store, Ovi Contacts, Ovi Share and Ovi Maps. Nokia 5235 Comes With Music will cost 145 euros, however, is the price without taxes and discounts. Sales of the new smartphone will start in the first quarter of next year.

MSI Wind Top AE2220 Hi-Fi - PC all-in-one audio system with Hi-Fi

Company Micro-Star International (MSI) presented a computer "all in one" Wind Top AE2220 Hi-Fi. According to her, the world's first of its kind, equipped with audio-class high-end. MSI Wind Top AE2220 Hi-Fi support once the two technologies that provide high-quality surround sound - SRS Surround Sound and MSI Premium Sound. In addition, the computer is equipped with two 5-watt speakers with noise-canceling. Because membranes of magnesium-aluminum alloy, the dynamics of implementing a clean and pleasant sound of a wide range - from bass to treble. MSI believes that they are fully ensure user needs and to buy external speakers for Wind Top AE2220 Hi-Fi was no need.

On the other characteristics of the MSI Wind Top AE2220 Hi-Fi company told quite briefly. The device is equipped with 21.5-inch display with 16:9 aspect ratio, 1920x1080 pixels, and supports multi-touch. It supports high-definition video, which can be output to external monitors on the interface HDMI. MSI Wind Top AE2220 Hi-Fi is based on the platform NVIDIA Ion, which combines the Intel Atom processor and integrated graphics NVIDIA, and running the operating system Windows 7. Among other features of your device - 4 GB of RAM, DVD drive, 1.3 megapixel web camera, wireless Wi-Fi adapter and TV tuner. The cost of new items so far have not been announced.

Nokia 6700 classic Gold Edition of steel and gold 750-carat

The company Nokia announced the details of production in Russia of the new Nokia 6700 classic Gold Edition, which has become a continuation of one of the best sellers - Nokia 6700 classic. The phone body is made of steel and gold 750-th sample. Keys set, made of solid metal, and created exclusively for the series Gold Edition screen saver desktop models give the design integrity and completeness.

With a 5-megapixel camera and high-speed data transfer Nokia 6700 classic Gold Edition allows you to easily upload photos and videos to various online resources. In the bundled Nokia 6700 classic Gold Edition has additional accessories, including carrying case and strap made of genuine leather, and microSD card capacity of 8 GB, the volume of which can store a large number of images, videos and favorite music.

Players CDJ-400-K and mixer DJM-400-K - four series of exclusive models from Pioneer DJ

The company announced exclusive Pioneer DJ CD players CDJ-400 and compact two-channel mixer DJM-400, which will be a limited edition. Device is made in a stylish black finish and equipped with effective controls with LED backlight color ultramarine. New items are vivid modification already proven equipment four series, which allows DJs to pick the color tool in accordance with individual preferences. Exclusive series models 400-K will be sold only in a set of two players CDJ-400-K, mixer DJM-400-K, and a special blue-black strap PRO-440FLT-B for the transportation of equipment.

Player CDJ-400 is equipped with a USB port, so in addition to music from audio CDs and MP3 files from CDs DJs can play files that are copied to portable media devices. Almost all the functions, which are controlled using the buttons and slider can send MIDI data stream to the USB output. When you connect the player to the computer, users can work with files on your PC and manage programs for the DJ and other applications, such as Pioneer DJS or system Serato Scratch LIVE - without the control disc (control disc). In addition, the player can be used as a standard MIDI controller to control other applications compatible with the MIDI interface.

In addition to the Digital Jog Break effects, JET, WAH and ROLL, available online CDJ, Pioneer player has three scratch-Jogi effect BUBBLE, TRANS and WAH in vinyl mode. Effect mimics the technique of scratching BUBBLE, TRANS is like a rhythmic transformation to the mixer crossfader, and WAH resembles the action pedal-wah (wah) on electric guitar.

Analog signal fed to the input of the DJM-400-K, digitized using a high-quality A / D converter operating at 96 kHz / 24 bit mode with the shortest chains of communication (communications circuits). When mixing the 32-bit digital signal processing, which ensures optimum sound quality without any distortion. The effects that automatically determine the tempo (BPM) and synchronized in accordance with the rhythm include the effects of Delay, Echo, Filter, Flanger, Phaser, Robot and Roll - all of which are processed in 24-bit mode that provides maximum sound quality . In addition, when you click on the button Beat Select Button mixer automatically configures effects in accordance with the tempo of music. Both channels feature three-band EQ with complete excision frequency ( 'kill'), with a range of equalizer from +9 dB to - ?, which provides a full range of options to control the sound and rich opportunities for creativity.

Packard Bell recalls defective batteries in EasyNote laptops

Company Packard Bell announced the withdrawal of the use of batteries installed in some notebooks family EasyNote. The reason for this decision was the marriage, which in these batteries can short-circuit occur, which could lead to overheating or even fire the device.

No of users no reports of any incidents with their laptops. In addition, the return of the battery is a purely voluntary decision. Under this action fall within the battery installed in a notebook EasyNote MX36, MX37, MX51 and MX52 and manufactured by other companies in 2007.

Consumers who have these laptop models, can clarify the details, visit In addition, experts strongly advise owners of these notebooks are drawn from the batteries and use only the AC adapter.

Home Projectors Epson EH-TW2900 and EH-TW3500 - Full HD on the big screen

Epson has announced two new Full HD projector Epson EH-TW2900 and EH-TW3500. As the producer, these models are designed for anyone who wants to equip your home theater equipment high-level and at the same time takes care of the budget. Epson EH-TW2900 and EH-TW3500 is compact, have a modern design and can project a very bright image with a short distance even in daylight.

Epson EH-TW2900 and EH-TW3500 is based on 3LCD-panels of the latest generation D7 and are indicators of 18000:1 and 36000:1 contrast ratio, respectively, thereby providing high-level image.

The new projectors are well placed connections, including 2 HDMI inputs, so you can easily display HD-quality images ranging in size from 60 to 300 inches diagonally with advanced Blu-ray and DVD players, game consoles and consoles, digital cameras and laptops. Epson EH-TW2900 / EH-TW3500 are guaranteed for 2 years, the projector lamp is provided with 6-month guarantee. Projectors Epson EH-TW2900 / EH-TW3500 is available on the market of Russia in the winter 2009/2010, the recommended prices are 80,000 and 100,000 rubles respectively.

Epson EH-TW2900 / EH-TW3500 Features:

* Support for HD format with high resolution 1920x1080 pixels
* Epson 3LCD technology with panels D7
Contrast 000:1 * 36 (for the Epson EH-TW2800 - 18 000:1)
* Brightness (brightness and color) 1800 lumens (for the Epson EH-TW2800 - 1600 lumens)
* Wide range of connectivity options for DVD / Blu-ray-players, digital TB-tuner, satellite equipment, game consoles, computers and digital cameras, 2 x HDMI 1.3 (Video processing - 1080p)
* Easy and flexible installation due to a shift lens, a wide range of projection distances and zoom x2.1
* The level of fan noise - only 22 dB

D-Link DIR-457 myPocket - a portable router for 3G networks

Company D-Link announced a new portable router DIR-457, designed to work in networks of 3G, and ensures a secure connection to mobile broadband networks.

Portable Router DIR-457 myPocket supports download speeds of up to 3,6 Mbit / s using SIM Card UMTS / HSDPA. DIR-457 allows you to connect to the 3G network and share the connection between the 6 wireless Wi-Fi clients, such as portable computers, phones, game consoles, etc. To connect to the network simply press the button "On", located on the top of the device. This router is also equipped with a slot for cards microSD, thus allowing for shared access to files stored on the card devices connected to Wi-Fi.

DIR-457 can operate as a USB-modem mode, and in the mode Wi-Fi router. The device provides protection to the wireless connection using encryption, WPA/WPA2. The DIR-457 will be available to order from authorized resellers, D-Link in the second quarter of 2010. Suggested retail price of the device is $ 256.

Dell Vostro V13 - ultraportable notebook for business travelers

Dell has announced a laptop Vostro V13 with a screen size of 13.3 inches, recruitment in the family of notebooks for small business Vostro. V13 combines design and performance for everyday tasks. It is designed specifically for frequently traveling business people. The notebook has a thickness of 16,5 mm and weight of 1.59 kg. It is equipped with sverhnizkovoltnymi Intel ULV processor and supports up to 4 GB DDR3 SDRAM.

Vostro V13 made in the case of high-quality brushed aluminum with hardened zinc hinges and is not afraid to abuse. With built-in webcam and microphone, you can make calls over the Internet, conduct video conferences and share files from a distance, thus enhancing productivity. Users can communicate with wireless networks with the full range of wireless connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and mobile broadband networks WWAN. The model comes with the operating system, Windows 7. Dell Vostro V13 goes on sale in Russia market in January 2010.

Acer Aspire One 532 spotted in database with Atom N450 'Pine Trail' processor

The site of the company Acer in the list of drivers were found mention a completely new model of netbook Aspire One 532. It is now being prepared and will go on sale next month. Moreover, based netbook will have on the platform Intel Atom next generation, her code name - Pine Trail. Acer Aspire One 532 is built on Intel Atom N450 processor with a clock frequency of 1.6 GHz and running the operating system Windows 7 Starter.

Known, and other characteristics of the new device, they are actually quite normal. Netbook is equipped with 10.1-inch display with a resolution of 1024x600 or 1280x720 pixels, 1 GB of RAM and hard drive capacity 160 or 250 GB. As an integrated graphics using Intel GMA 3150. Also at the Acer Aspire One 532 has a 0.3 megapixel web camera, card reader 5-in-1, and 3-cell battery. Netbook will be available in black, silver, red and blue colors.

ECS H55H-M motherboard pictured

The nearer the time of release of new 32 nm processors Clarkdale, the more manufacturers begin to design motherboards for these chips are interesting, equipped with integrated video core. No exception and company ECS, is preparing to submit a new motherboard based on chipset Intel H55.

Novelty called H55H-M, is made in the form-factor micro-ATX and supports Intel processors in the performance of LGA 1156. This motherboard is available for decisions and is equipped with 4-phase power system, two slots for DDR3 memory modules 1333 and one expansion slot PCI-Express x16.

In addition, a motherboard ECS H55H-M has six ports SATA 3.0 Gbps, connector Gigabit Ethernet, integrated 5.1-channel audiochipom, as well as video outputs D-Sub and DVI. Of course, this functionality may seem low, but do not forget the low price of this product.

Samsung 800P - Functional digital photo frame

Samsung Electronics, released a digital photo frame in Korea, Samsung 800P. The frame is made in the original design and is equipped with high-quality 8-inch display with LED backlight and a resolution of 800x480 pixels. LED panel has low power and is made from environmentally friendly materials that do not contain mercury, lead, and so on.

The frame has 2 GB of internal memory (plus a slot for memory cards microSD), wireless module and Bluetooth 2.0, and there is support for video and audio and slide show mode. In the upper part of the framework of a clock and calendar.

In the management frame using the second generation of corporate user interface Samsung. There is also a remote control. Photo Frame Samsung 800P is already on sale in Korea. Its cost is about $ 159.

ASUS announces official support for Intel's hexa-core Gulftown processor

For the enthusiast community outgoing year has every reason to be successful due to the appearance on the market many innovative solutions. As an example graphic card that supports DirectX 11 technology, and new super-fast SSD drives, in addition, fell significantly speed memory DDR3. However, enthusiasts have looked to the day tomorrow, where they meet a new 6-core processor Intel Gulftown.

Interest in this CPU is quite understandable. It is the first Gulftown shestiyadernikom Intel, focused not on the server system, and the consumer market. This chip is fabricated on 32 nm process technology standards and is equipped with 12 MB cache in the third level, as well as support functions HyperThreading, which allows him to operate with 12 computing threads.

Release chip Gulftown be held in the near future, perhaps, Intel will demonstrate its design at CES 2010, which will be held in early January in the U.S. Las Vegas. Although in itself a chip Gulftown not require any special changes in the motherboards, because it works with the existing X58 chipset and socket LGA 1366, the company ASUSTeK Computer officially deemed it necessary to announce support for this processor with its products.

Below is a list of ASUS motherboards to the declared support of the processor Intel Gulftown, as well as the minimum version of BIOS, needed to work with this powerful shestiyadernikom:

* Model P6X58D Premium, version BIOS - 0222
* Model P6TD Deluxe, version BIOS - 0209
* Model P6T Deluxe V2, version BIOS - 0704
* Model P6T Deluxe, version BIOS - 1804
* Model P6T SE, version BIOS - 0608
* Model P6T, version BIOS - 0904
* Model Rampage II Extreme, version BIOS - 1639
* Model Rampage II GENE, version BIOS - 1033