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NEC goes dual core with new netbooks

09/16/2010, NEC wants to bring the latest and the greatest with a couple of new netbooks primed to hit the Japanese market, where one of them will rely on the new dual core Intel Atom N550 processor, while the other will pack in less processing muscle courtesy of a...

AMD demonstrate its Zacate low-power processor

09/13/2010, Photo courtesy of AnandTech AMD has made a tradition of holding a “get together” media event while the Intel Developer Conference is in full swing. Today, they have demonstrated their Zacate CPU, a direct competitor for Intel’s ATOM....

Acer Aspire One Happy drops model numbers

09/01/2010, Looks like Acer has finally realized that having a slew of alphanumeric model numbers for their Aspire One range of netbooks might just get a tad too confusing after a while, which is why we’re ecstatic that the latest model is known as the Acer...

Packard Bell Dot SE netbook arrives in Europe

09/01/2010, Since Acer owns Packard Bell, don’t be surprised that the Packard Bell Dot SE which will arrive in Europe closely resembles the recently unveiled Acer Aspire One D255 netbook. When it comes down to specifications, everything is more or less...

Acer Aspire One D255 netbook now on sale

08/26/2010, Acer has put up for sale its Aspire One D255 netbook which is the first model of its kind to hit the US, and HSN.com (Home Shopping Network) will be the retailer who will have the honor of carrying the device. Going for $399 a pop in a quartet of color...

HP Mini 5103 to come thanks to HP service manual

08/26/2010, A netbook used to be a casual computing device, but it seems that the market has evolved to break down the netbook market into further segments such as a luxury class as well as the business crowd. The HP Mini 5103 is one such model which falls under the...

Asus netbook ambitions scaled down with iPad’s success

08/16/2010, Since the iPad was released, it has certainly performed extremely well on the sales front, and it is confirmed that the pie did not get bigger for everyone, much to Asus’s chagrin as they have lowered their netbook shipment estimates for the summer...

Duracell 40-Watt Universal Netbook AC adapter launched

07/29/2010, Duracell has introduced its latest 40-Watt Universal Netbook AC adapter which was specially designed to maximize power efficiency and portability. This is perfect for today’s popular mini-computers, otherwise known as netbooks, considering how the...

Augen Genbook 74 is an Android-powered netbook

07/28/2010, We’ve heard of the Augen tablet coming from Kmart, and here is news on another device from the folks at Augen – the Genbook 74, which is a $99 device, making it one of the cheapest netbooks around at the moment. It will also be sold at Kmart,...

Sony Vaio P clone heading to the US

07/25/2010, While we’ve seen our fair share of Vaio P clones in the past, it is safe to say that most of them do not make it to the US, but there is an exception to the rule this time round with the Pocket Sony Style L80 Mini Laptop. Similar to the actual Vaio...

Samsung N230 Slim netbook now official

07/12/2010, Samsung’s N230 Slim netbook has just gone official, where this netbook remains true to its name by measuring a mere 2.3cm in thickness. Tipping the scales at a mere 1.2kg, one of the reasons why it looks slim is due to an optical illusion –...

Acer and Asus stops netbook releases

07/08/2010, Did we hear it correctly? Asus, who has released enough netbooks to put my family line to shame, alongside Acer will freeze netbook releases at least until the middle of next month according to Digitimes. One of the main reasons would be to clear their...

Enermax Aeolus N14 cooling pad targets netbook owners

07/07/2010, Own a netbook? Well, netbooks aren’t exactly noted for shipping with high end specifications that will end up melting your family jewels if you use it for number crunching long enough, but with the advent of dual core processors in netbooks, things...