Category Archives: UMPC

HP Compaq 2133 – Info, Ships April 7th

First, treat these as rumors, but they seem fairly solid. Looks like some specifications concerning the HP Compaq 2133 have leaked out, with Engadget publishing them. Of note, they are referring to it as the “HP 2133 Mini-Note”. First off, … Continue reading

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Laptops of the Future: 2015

Computerworld is running a really cool article with several mockups of future laptops – laptops/ultraportables we might be using in 2015. Needless to say, thin and light is definitely in, and touchscreens have become incredibly relevant in their view. All … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC 900 Will Have Touchscreen

Looks like the big brother of the Asus Eee PC, the Asus Eee PC 900 will be sporting a 9″ (8.9″ actually) touchscreen display after all! Digitimes is reporting on the 8.9″ sequel to the wildly popular 7″ Eee PC, … Continue reading

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Acer’s 8.9-inch UMPC/UltraPortable – Cheaper than Asus Eee PC

Update: Acer’s offering is now known as the Acer Aspire One DigiTimes is reporting that some of the manufacturing costs, specifically the FOB (Free on Board), for Acer’s 8.9-inch UMPC is expected to be around $50 less than Asus Eee … Continue reading

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Toshiba Comments about Portege, Libretto U100

NotebookReview had a chance to talk with Todd Smith, Director of Product Marketing for Toshiba of Canada, about the future (and past) of Toshiba’s laptop plans. Todd commented on the Toshiba Portege series (in relation to the attention they get … Continue reading

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