Posts tagged 2012
First line of Sony made ultrabooks
A few days ago Sony introduced the brand new line of ultra-thin notebooks – Vaio T ultrabooks.
The line presented by two models T11 and T13 with 11.6” and 13.3” displays respectively.
Screens resolution is 1366×768 pixels. Solid nice looking cases of Sony ultrabooks are made from aluminum and magnesium are pretty impressive, strong and lightweight. Overall weights of T11 and T13 ultrabooks are 1.35 and 1.6 pounds respectively
Powered by Intel Sandy Bridge Intel Core i3-2367M processor, 4GB of DDR3 memory and running on Windows 7 Home Premiun operating system Sony ultrabooks are promised to be attractive to consumers.
The combination of SSD and conventional 320 GB hard drive as well as up to 9 hours running on battery time are also impressive
Ultrabooks equipped by SD slot ,Bluetooth 4.0, USB ports and HDMI-output.
Sales of Sony ultrabooks should start in June 2012
According to research by comScore Kindle Fire became the most popular Android-based tablet in the U.S.
As of February 2012 the share of Kindle Fire in the US tablet of Android based tablets was 54.4 percent.
The device is far ahead from the nearest competitor Samsung Galaxy Tab .with 15.4 percent of the market.
Motorola Xoom is on the third place with 7 percent. Amazon started sales of Kindle Fire in U.S. stores in November 14, 2011 and in a month manage to get 29.4 percent of the market.
Kindle Fire powered by 1GHz dual-core processor and has eight gigabytes of internal memory.
7” display of the device has a resolution of 1024 by 600 pixels. There are no built-in camera and a slot for SIM cards but it can go online via Wi-Fi.
Kindle Fire is running on modified version of Android and has no access to Google services.
Applications for Fire are available in Amazon Appstore only. In order to access the Android Market consumers should get the tablet root privileges.
According to unofficial reports Google is close to release a device that would be competitor of Kindle Fire. New 7’’ tablet from Google expected to have a price below $ 199.
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Samsung X520 laptop
This lightweight a bit over 2 pounds notebook with the solid battery life of up to 4 hours is attractive for travelers and mobile people. Cool looking black glossy case with chrome edges, bright LED backlight 1366×768 px display, built-in camera and microphone add more charm to device. Powerful but quiet enough cooling system does the perfect job keeping the notebook operational.
Samsung X520 Laptop comes with 4GB RAM, 500GB hard drive, 1.3 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor. Intel GMA 4500MHD graphics card does not consume much power. HDMI and VGA video output, SD/MMC card reader and 3 USB 2.0 ports are present. There is no optical drive thought. …More about laptops …
Is Samsung 700Z5A alternative to Apple MacBook Air?
Samsung 700Z5A is a slim extremely thin but powerful laptop. It comes with Intel quad-core CPU and a fast graphics card that makes the laptop suitable candidate for office and home usage. Light weight, good ergonomics and backlight keyboard as well as its mobile capabilities combining with the long running battery and highly efficient cooling system attracts consumers. However the quality of the display could be better than average for such class of devices. …More about Samsung 700 series notebooks …
Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga Notebook
Lenovo is trying to catch consumer’s attention by the well known and popular transformers idea with the brand new laptop IdeaPad Yoga. IdeaPad Yoga could be easily “transformed” to the tablet by rotating the screen up to 360 degrees. Such design comes with touch screen display and Metro interface of Windows 8 operating system installed on 256GB SSD. The notebook powered by new generation of Intel’s Ivy Bridge CPU and up to 8GB of RAM. IdeaPad Yoga has 13.1-inch screen with pretty good resolution of 1600×900 pixels capable of detecting a touch of up to 10 fingers at once. The notebook should become available soon in 2012. …More about laptops …