Announced: Averatec 2575

Averatec has added the Averatec 2575 to their ultraportable lineup. It has a 12.1″ widescreen display, and weighs in at just under four pounds. This will probably replace the Averatec 2371. The main upgrade is the CPU, a 2.2GHz AMD Turion 64 X2 TL-64 dual-core … Read more

Review: Averatec 1579 (LAPTOP Magazine)

LAPTOP Magazine has published their review of the Averatec 1579. The Averatec 1579 is Averatec’s first dip into the waters of the 11.1″ widescreen market, and they are doing it at a price point that Sony and others aren’t matching – typically under $1300 – … Read more

Review: Averatec 1579 (CNET)

CNET has published a review of one of Averatec’s 11.1-inch 1500 laptop line (so far the only laptop in the line), the Averatec 1579, giving it a 7.2 out of 10. The Averatec 1579 has an 11.1″ widescreen (1366×768 WXGA) display, and while it’s a … Read more

New: Averatec 2371

Information about the Averatec 2371 series has recently been released. Pricing and availability still seem up in the air, but Averatec has published quite a bit of information about this new ultraportable laptop. It features a 12.1-inch widescreen display with a resolution of 1280×800, a … Read more

Top 10 Ultraportable/Small Laptops of April 2006

Once again it’s time for the Top 10 Ultraportable/Small Notebooks of the month, for April 2006. This list is based on reader interest (which is in turn based on page views, links, etc.). Not the most scientific, but surprisingly it’s been fairly consistent. The only major changes occur when a new notebook is released, but unless it’s an outstanding notebook, the list goes back to what it was before.