Samsung NB30 Touch: netbook with touchscreen

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Samsung is in addition to the already existing model netbook Samsung NB30 his version equipped with a touchscreen. In this model NB30-JT01IT Touch has the exact same Intel Atom N450 processor with a clock speed of 1.66 GHz, but different from the original screen. Besides the fact that he has a touchscreen, its diagonal is 10.1 inches, 1024 x 600 pixels and matte anti-glare coating.

In addition there is 1 GB of DDR2 RAM and a choice of 160 or 250 GB drive at a speed of rotation of 5400 rpm. Also available with Intel GMA 3150 and the operating system Windows Starter 7. Communication opportunities provided WiFi b / g / n, ethernet and Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, together with the standard three USB 2.0 ports. It is worth noting that one of them stays on when you turn off the system - it allows you to charge other devices. There is a card reader and webcam.

One can also note the fact that the netbook has some measures to protect against external factors: hard drive has a short-circuit protection, spill-proof keyboard is made, and the case has increased the calculated drop in the bag. Standard Samsung NB30 sold for € 279 in Europe, but its touch-sensitive version will be installed price € 399, with that in the standard kit includes a 6-cell battery

ASUS Eee PC 1005PR: netbook with HD graphics adapter Broadcom

Interest in the netbook ASUS Eee PC 1005PR was caused by the fact that it combines the design of the series Seashell with 10.1-inch screen can reproduce an image up to 720p and the graphics card Broadcom BCM 70015 HD, which provides high-definition video. This moedl has become available for pre-order online store $ 399.99 for the proposed version of the processor Intel Atom N450 processor clock frequency which is 1.66 GHz, 1 GB of RAM, hard drive, 250 GB Wi-Fi module standard b / g / n.

Also available: 0.3-megapixel webcam, Bluetooth and battery, which, according to the company's ASUS, can provide up to 11 hours battery life. With graphics adapter Broadcom HD video playback with YouTube is without jerks. There is also support Flash 10.1. Exact information about when the model actually goes on sale yet available, but probably will begin delivery soon.

Toshiba Tecra M11: Intel Core i3/i5 from $ 879

Notebooks, Toshiba may not be such "fast" as a series of MacBook Pro, and certainly lose them for attractiveness of design and cults, but they are much cheaper, given that this week they also received a new series of processors Intel. Model Toshiba Tecra M11 with screen sizes 14 inches can be equipped with the latest processor from the company Intel: Core i3 or Core i5, installing up to 3 GB of DDR3 RAM and standard video graphics adapter is Intel HD. In the top-end configuration can be another video card - NVIDIA NVS 2100M, which markedly enhances multimedia capabilities of the model.


Communication capabilities are common for laptops of this class: WiFi a / g / n, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, Ethernet and two ports USB 2.0. Notably be called unless the USB port combined with eSATA connector, but this is not a novelty. There are slot ExpressCard, Mini DisplayPort, and VGA-out, as well as a built-in DVD-recordable drive and 6-cell battery, which is enough for offline for 4 hours. For the model with such characteristics are not so bad. The operating system can be running Windows XP or Windows 7.

Prices for a series of M11 start at $ 879 for the version with the processor Intel Core i3 and reach $ 1299 for a laptop equipped with a discrete graphics processor, NVIDIA and Intel Core i5.

Issue iPad tablet outside the United States delayed a month

Previously, Apple reported its iPad tablet released outside the U.S. in late April. Recall in the U.S. market, he appeared on April 3, but only in versions with support for Wi-Fi and no 3G. A model with integrated 3G was supposed to leave in late April in conjunction with the international release. But we now know that he has been postponed. This officially declared itself a company Apple. The new start date iPad sales outside the U.S. - the end of May, and the price for other regions will be announced on May 10, at the same time start receiving pre-orders.

According to the company Apple, the delay of the international release iPad occurred due to the fact that while the United States, he was extremely popular and the demand for the tablet is very high. Only in the first week sold out more than half a million devices, and yet at the stage yet a large number of orders for iPad Wi-Fi +3 G. The decision to delay the international release was not easy for Apple, however, it still had to take, says the official release.

Pantech Sirius - the first Android smartphone with 1 GHz processor, Qualcomm Snapdragon

South Korean company Pantech, which is native to the market itself produces mobile phones under the brand name SKY, announced its first smartphone based operating system Android 2.1 - SKY "Sirius" (the index model: IM-A600S). This model is notable for the fact that it is equipped with processor Qualcomm Snapdragon, having a clock frequency of 1 GHz.

From the functional characteristics of new items also noted the presence in its 3.7-inch active-matrix AMOLED display resolution of 800x480 pixels, supporting reception of TV broadcasts in standard T-DBM, DivX video playback, without conversion, the presence HDMI port, 5 MP camera with autofocus , 500 MB of internal memory, microSD slot for memory cards and ability to work in wireless networks Wi-Fi.

Samsung AMOLED Beam - a regular phone with built-in projector

South Korean company SWamsung Electronics has announced another mobile phone model with built-in projector - AMOLED Beam (index model SPH-W9600). A distinctive feature of the new items is the fact that this is the first model with built-in project and full touch control.

Built-in projector AMOLED Beam in comparison with the previous generation of similar phones, has a 2.5 times higher resolution, a 1.5-fold higher level of brightness and capable of projecting an image size of 50 inches.

Among the functional features that may include large-format 3.3-inch AMOLED touchscreen display resolution of 800x480 pixels, built-in 5 MP camera, the power to make the TV signals in standard T-DMB, support for wireless technology Bluetooth, the possibility to play DivX files and HD-video or view documents Microsoft. In addition, this phone has a compact size, low weight and a slot for microSD memory cards