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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Samsung Chromebook Series 5 Announced

As well as announcing the new Acer Chromebook, Google also announced a model from Samsung called the Chromebook Series 5, it features a 12.1 inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 800 pixels.

Processing is provided by an Intel Atom N570 1.66Ghz processor, there is also a 16GB solid state drive , plus a HD web camera and of course Google’s Chrome OS.

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Google To Launch Chrome Laptops For $20 A Month

According to a recent report by Forbes, Google intends to announce a new ‘student package’ for Chrome laptops, and students will have to pay a monthly fee of $20.

The $20 monthly fee will get the student a Google Chrome laptop, as well as the Chrome OS and all of the online software, and Google is also expected to launch a similar plan for small and medium sized businesses later this year.

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Panasonic Unveils Toughbook 53 Semi-Rugged Notebook With LTE 4G

Panasonic has just unveiled its new Toughbook 53 its latest semi-rugged notebook in the Toughbook family. The new device has a 14″ High Definition LED display and is powered by a second generation Intel i5 or i3 processor.

Its weighs in at around 5.6 pounds and is capable of providing up to 10 hours of battery life and comes with and optional 4G LTE mobile broadband, together with optional dual antenna pass-through for in-vehicle use in passenger cars and light-duty trucks, perfect for professionals whose vehicles regularly serve as mobile offices.

To find out more about the Panasonic Toughbook 53 Semi-Rugged Notebook, watch the promo video running through its features and specifications after the jump.

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