Acer M5400 desktop runs on AMD Phenom II processor

Acer has a spanking new M5400 desktop machine that will take a slightly different route, ditching Intel in favor of AMD’s Phenom II X4 processor, where it will also carry a DirectX 11 compliant ATI Radeon GPU, an AMD 8-Series chipset, the ability to hold up to 8GB of DDR3 RAM and host up to 4TB of storage space. Apart from that, you can expect this muscle-bound machine to sport […]


Sony VAIO P with crocodile skin might just irk some

The recently revamped Sony VAIO P might come in a bevy of colors, but if you really want to stand out from the crowd without giving two hoots to those PETA activists, then you might want to consider this extremely limited VAIO P that sports black crocodile skin as its exterior. Now available as a Japan exclusive (although we wish it would be shipped worldwide), you will find some rather […]


Asus Eee PC R101 looks set to hit the German market

Somewhere in Europe (Germany, to be exact), lies an inventory of Asus Eee PC R101 netbooks that doesn’t seem as though it will hit the US market anytime soon, since it hasn’t even surfaced on the FCC yet. While we have caught a whiff of it on Amazon.de in the past in the form of a support page, here are more detailed specifications in the R101 that was missing in our […]


General Motors proposes to Google, aims to make Ford & Microsoft pair envious

General Motors has let it be known that they will be partnering with Google, where the latter will supposedly sell their Android operating system for in-car use. Hmmm, sounds rather fishy since Google isn’t supposed to sell what is an open source operating system. What do you think such a collaboration will result in? Will your car get all the more smarter, and will it prove to be a worthy […]


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Dell Latitude 2110 Pinetrail Netbook Announced

Business folk who are shopping around for a sturdy netbook might want to take note that Dell has announced (and launched) its latest Latitude 2110. You get some rather unusual features with the Latitude 2110 as it offers a carry handle, touch screen display, and even a web activity light on the lid. The main upgrades to this netbook would be the use of Intel’s Pinetrail platform and the Broadcom […]


Broadcom Crystal HD Card Not Detected In The Asus Eee PC 1005PR

While the Asus Eee PC 1005PR is a pretty nice netbook from Asus, one of its main selling points would have to be the built-in Broadcom Crystal HD card, allowing you to playback HD videos. The thing is, many users who received this netbook were unable to find the Broadcom Crystal HD card in their device manager, though it isn’t clear whether the netbooks were shipping without the card or […]


Macbook Battery: HyperMac External Battery Hands-On

Despite having at their disposal one of the longest battery life in the laptop world (under Mac OS), Macbook Pro owners don’t have the option of changing battery as they go. We’ve tried HyperMac, an external battery that acts as an external power source. When connected, your Macbook thinks that it is connected to a power adapter. If the Macbook is turned off, you can charge it with HyperMac. There’s […]


Panasonic ToughBook 31 Fully Rugged Notebook

Today, Panasonic is upgrading its fully-rugged notebook lineup with the ToughBook 31 (6th generation) that comes with the latest Intel Core i5 or i3 processor and an optional ATI Radeon HD 5650, useful for professionals in need of GIS or other graphic-rich applications. Boasting a 13.1 inch 1024×768 LCD touchscreen (no multitouch) with new LED backlighting for low power consumption, 2 GB DDR3 RAM, a shock mounted flex-connect hard drive, […]


Samsung Unveils Its U250 And U200 All-in-one PCs In The UK

Samsung has officially unveiled its new 23-inch U250 and 20-inch U200 all-in-one PCs for the folks over in the UK. While exact technical details weren’t mentioned in the press release, we do know that the U250 will sport a 1080p display, while the U200 offers a 1600 x 900 resolution display. Both computers will be powered by Microsoft’s Windows 7 Home Premium. With all-in-one PCs becoming more common, it’ll be […]


Dell Offers Its WM311 Wireless Mouse With Nano Receiver

When you’re shopping around for a new mouse, you’d normally notice offerings from Microsoft or Logitech. Dell wants to make sure that we remember it’s in the game too, and the computing giant has just released a new wireless three-button 1000dpi optical mouse with a scroll wheel. The WM311, as it’s called, sports a nano USB receiver that can be stored inside the mouse, helping you avoid the unpleasant scenario where […]


Lenovo IdeaPad U series of ultraportables ready to rock and roll

Lenovo has got your back covered if you are going to shop for a netbook, as they have just introduced a new series of IdeaPad U ultraportables in the form of the U160, U460 and U460s. Looking not at all out of place regardless of where you pull either one of the three netbooks out, these devices will measure less than an inch thin, tipping the scales at just 3.8 […]


H320 is first slim tower desktop PC from Lenovo

Lenovo’s H320 is touted to be the first slim tower desktop computer from the company, where it was specially engineered to come in a slim and compact form factor that is roughly half the size of a standard desktop computer. Despite its relatively slimmer size and form factor, you can be sure that Lenovo does not skimp on its innards, where it will be able to hold the all new […]


Lenovo IdeaCentre Q150 targets living room enthusiasts

Lenovo seems to have a little something for everyone this time round, with the IdeaCentre Q150 being marketed towards those who want an affordable and yet effective living room entertainment system. It definitely ought to be able to squeeze into even the most crowded living rooms, measuring just 0.82″ wide and 6.7″ in height, capable of sitting or placed anywhere without being noticed or out of place. This pocket-friendly nettop […]


NZXT Vulcan Micro ATX case has rubber coated handle for easy transportation

BYOC (Bring Your Own Computer) events are pretty popular, as the cost of setting up a network has dropped to super affordable levels over the years, not to mention the reduced entry-level cost when it comes to constructing your very own gaming rig. Well, NZXT takes the next step by introducing the Vulcan Micro ATX case which is small enough to tote around in ease, not to mention having enough […]