Monthly Archives: April 2006

Announced: Sotec’s WinBook WS334

Sotec has announced the Sotec WinBook WS334 and WS334B ultraportable notebooks. These are not to be confused with the WinBook notebooks that are produced/sold in North America (although they may work together). It is powered by a Intel Celeron M 380 (1.6GHz) CPU, has a 12.1-inch non-widescreen display, and weighs in at around 3.5 pounds (with an internal optical drive no less). Continue reading

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Review: Toshiba Portege M200 (The Gadgeteer)

The Gadgeteer has a review of Toshiba’s ultraportable “convertible” Portege M200 Tablet PC. As James Kendrick points out, it’s a good review as the person reviewing it has never used a Tablet PC before. Whenever I say convertible, I’m talking about a notebook that has both a physical keyboard, as well as the ability to change into a Tablet PC, complete with Microsoft’s Tablet PC version of Windows XP. Continue reading

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ASUS S6F – On Sale Next Month

ASUS S6F Camel
ASUS S6F Pink
The ASUS S6F, the luxury ultraportable notebook in ASUS’ lineup, is set to go on sale next month for around $3000 USD, according to Reg Hardware. Continue reading

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Announced: Averatec 2200 Series

Averatec has announced their ultraportable 2200 series notebook lineup. It features AMD processors, a 12.1-inch 1280×800 widescreen display, Dual-Layer DVD Burner in all models, and an 80GB or 100GB harddrive, along with up to 2GB of system memory. They weigh in at 4lbs, and look to be available now. Continue reading

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Update/Videos of the Panasonic Toughbook Y5 Series

In a quick update to the article about the new Y5 series from Panasonic, that claims to be waterpoof, Akihabara News has a lot more information about the new 14.1-inch Toughbook series.

Pictures/Initial Announcements

HD Video of water being spilled on the Toughbook. Continue reading

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