Asus UX21 Ultra Thin Core i7 Laptop Announced (Video)

Asus has announced another new laptop at this years Computex, the Asus UX21, which will come with a new Intel Core i7 processor and features an ultra thin design, and an aluminum casing.

Asus haven’t released the exact specifications as yet, but the guys over at Engadget managed to get a hands on video, which gives us a good look at some of its features and the design.

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PunkThis Board Replaces Your HDD With An Arm Processor, Memory And SSD

CUPP has created a new board called the PunkThis that can be used within a laptop to replace its HDD and add a 1GHz TI OMAP DM3730 ARM processor paired with 512MB of RAM, a Mini PCIe SSD that will provide shared flash memory.

The 2.5” module for x-86 PCs is based on CUPP’s patented technology and “Multi-mode computing” and has been designed to combine a high performance PC processor (x86/IA) and a low power processor (RISC/ARM) into a single platform.

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Samsung’s Chromebook Coming To Three UK In June

We heard recently that UK mobile operator Three would start seling the new Samsung Chromebook later this year, and they have just announced that the Samsung Chromebook will be available from Three in June.

Three will sell the Samsung Chromebook with 3G connectivity, and users will get a free SIM card, with 3GB of data which can be used over the first three months, after this users will have to pay for what data they use.

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Sony’s S Series Notebooks Get Core i5 And i7 Processors

Sony has updated its Vaio S Series range of notebooks with Intel’s latest Core i5 and Core i7 processors, and it now also comes with an optional battery which Sony claims will give you up to a massive 15 hours of battery life.

The Sony Vaio S Serries features a 13.3 inch display, and  a choice of two Intel Core i5 processor and one Intel Core i7 processor, plus 4GB of RAM as standard with the option to upgrade to 8GB.

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Dell XPS 15z Notebook Gets Official

Dell has finally officially announced their latest ultra thin notebook that we have been hearing about over the last couple of weeks, the Dell XPS 15z, and according to Dell it is one of the thinnest and lightest 15 inch laptops available.

The Dell XPS 15z measures 0.97 inches at its thickest point and the casing is made from anodized aluminum and magnesium alloy, and it weighs in at 5.54 pounds.

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Dell’s Ultra Thin XPS 15z Notebook Coming Tomorrow?

We have already seen some leaked photos of Dell’s new ultra thin Dell XPS 15z notebook, which Dell are hoping will be able to take on Apple’s MacBook Pro, and now it looks like it could finally get official, with tomorrow, Tuesday the 24th of May tipped as the official launch date.

The Dell XPS 15z is expected to feature a 15 inch LCD display, plus Intel’s latest Sandy Bridge processors, and there are rumors that the starting price will be around $999, which would put it in direct competition with the MacBook Pro.

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Toshiba Launches Qosmio X770 Gaming Laptop

Toshiba have launched their new Qosmio X770 laptop designed specially at gamers with specifications designed to play even the most power hungry games.

The Toshiba Qosmio X770 gaming laptop is equipped with a 17.3 inch screen with a 1920 x 1080 resolution. Its powered by a number of processot options and the base model is equipped with an Intel Core i7-2630QM supported by 8GB RAM. Storage is provided via a pair of hard drives which together provide 1.25 terabytes of storage and will run Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit.

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Toshiba Launches STOR.E Edition USB 3.0 Portable HDD’s

Toshiba has added another range of portable hard drives to its range with the launch of the Toshiba STORE.E Edition, which features a USB 3.0 port and is also backwards compatible with USB 2.0.

The new STOR.E Edition hard drives come in a range of sizes which include 500GB, 750GB and 1TB, and it also come pre-loaded with Nero BackItUp software.

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Three UK Providing New Chromebooks With 3G Connection (video)

This week Google has launched its new range of Chromebooks in the form of the Samsung Chromebook Series 5 and  Acer Chromebook. But even before their launch it was announced that Verizon would be providing the Stateside 3G connectivity. However very little was know about the UK’s 3G provider for the new Google devices, until now.

Three UK have now published a post on their site announcing that they will be providing the new Chromebooks with 3G connectivity in the UK and British Chromebook users will receive a free SIM card, providing up to 3GB of 3G coverage for the first three months.

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