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China’s Delux Technology launches range of mini-laptops – Video

Chinese computer maker Delux Technology has introduced a line of 10 and 11.6 inch mini-laptops. For the most part, these computers are standard netbook fare with 1GB of RAM, 160GB hard drives and Windows XP or Windows 7. But Sascha from Netbook News.de did find a few interesting features on some models. First, most of […]

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Lightcomm UPC801 netbook with 8.9 inch screen, AMD Geode CPU

While AMD is pushing its newer, faster, not-really-for-netbook Congo processors, Lightcomm Technologies is using a much older, slower AMD chip in its new netbook. The Lightcomm UPC801 has a 500MHz AMD Geode processor, which should help the netbook run for up to 5 hours using a 3 cell, 2800mAh battery. Just don’t expect it to […]

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FaceVision launches 1080p capable video card for netbooks with ExpressCard slots

We’re starting to see PC makers include video accelerators in netbooks, including the NVIDIA ION graphics chipset and Broadcom Crystal HD video accelerator. But what if you already have a netbook and don’t want to go out and buy a new one just to watch a few 1080p HD videos? Quanta subsidiary FaceVision is launching […]

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Hands on with the Samsung N130 and N140 – Video

Samsung is showing off its new N130 and N140 laptops at IFA in Berlin this week and Sascha from Netbook News got to spend some hands-on time with these two new models. For the most part, the specs look pretty familiar. The laptops have 1GB of RAM, 160GB hard drives, 10 inch, 1024 x 600 […]

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Sony introduces Vaio Series X, super-light, probably overpriced ultraportable

Sony has been pumping out ultraportable computers for ages, so the company’s got a little bit of expertise in the area. And this year Sony dipped its toe in the Intel-Atom powered netbook space, first with the overpriced and kind of bafflingly-sized Sony Vaio P, and then with the more typical, but still a bit […]

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Acer Aspire Revo nettop with dual core Atom CPU now available (almost)

If you’ve been holding off on picking up an Acer Aspire Revo nettop until the dual core option was available, it looks like the wait is almost over. Acer is launching a version of this tiny desktop computer with a 1.6GHz Atom 330 dual core processor, 4GB of RAM, HDMI output, and NVIDIA ION graphics […]