January 2005 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for January 2005. If you are looking for an article on a particular day or on a particular topic, you can use the menu on the right to narrow your search

Notebook/Laptop Articles for January of 2005

Below are the 53 Notebook/Laptop articles for January of 2005

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/2/2004 – 1/4/2004

Dell Inspiron 15% off any Inspiron Laptop over $999 with Coupon Code (Expires 1/4/2004 6:00 a.m.)HP dv1000 notebook P-M 1.4GHz 256MB DVD/CDRW $900 shipped ARCompaq V2010US Notebook 1.4GHz 512MB 60GB[...]

Averatec 3250 Review (pics, specs)

Averatec is currently the fastest growing laptop manufacturer, and lightweight machines are a major section of the market. We've got Averatec's 3250HX to see whether it makes the grade.

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/4/2004 – 1/6/2004

Dell Inspiron up to $350 off with Coupon Code (Expires 1/6/2005 6:00 a.m.)Big Dell Coupon Code Coming on morning of 1/6/2005iPod Mini 4GB Digital Jukebox + $30 Gift Certificate For[...]

Gateway M210 / 3520GZ Review (pics, specs)

After narrowing down my purchase options for laptops to the HP dv1000, Fujitsu S6231, Apple PowerBook, and Gateway 210 my final selection choice came down to the Gateway M210[...]

News Bits: New VAIO, New Satellite Tablet PC, Gateway in Stores, New Notebooks January 18

New Sony VAIO FS Series Widescreen Notebook Announced (pics)New Toshiba Satellite R15 Tablet PC/Convertible Announced (pics)Gateway in StoresNew notebook announcements on January 18

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/6/2005 – 1/8/2005

Dell Inspiron 10% stackable coupon, free shipping, free memory upgrade, gift card/rebate offer with Coupon Code (Expires 1/7/2005 6:00 a.m.)Staples HP Pavilion ze4900 Notebok $699.98 After RebateCompaq V2010US Notebook 1.4GHz[...]

Dell Inspiron 600m Review (pics, specs)

The Dell Inspiron 600m is classified as a thin-and-light laptop, meaning it is designed to travel with you when necessary, but still has a big enough screen size (14.1") for[...]

Half Life 2 PC Game Review

In 1998 the original Half-Life set standards and the sequel initially set records in a slightly different way by being one of the longest delayed and yet published games ever.[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/9/2005 – 1/11/2005

Dell Inspiron 10% stackable coupon, free shipping, free memory upgrade, gift card/rebate offer off with Coupon Code (Expires 1/13/2005 6:00 a.m.)Fujitsu S6231 Amazing One Day Deal, $1,339 for 1.6GHz, DVD/CD-RW,[...]

Samsung M40

Samsung redefines the large screen notebook, the M40 Series is the lightest 17 notebook in the world; the first 17 notebook under 3Kg weight providing no compromise in mobility with[...]

Samsung X30

The X30 Series from Samsung offers the ultimate mobile computing experience. Performance is assured with Microsoft Windows XP Professional, the latest Intel Centrino Mobile Technology which gives longer battery life[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook S6231 Review (pics, specs)

The Fujitsu LifeBook S6231 is one of the newest models in the thin-and-light series of notebooks aimed primarily at the mobile business crowd. As I am finding out though, this[...]

Macworld SF: PowerBook G4’s to Get Speedbumps, but no G5 (yet) UPDATED

According to sources, the new PowerBooks will peak at 1.67GHz (17"). It is safe to assume that the 12" will be boosted to...

Samsung P28

The Samsung P28 Series offers high value with out sacrificing performance. With Microsoft Windows XP Home or Professional and the Intel Celeron M or Pentium M provide performance for demanding[...]

Samsung P30

The P30 Series from Samsung really offers the absolute latest in technology for the business or professional user. Equipped with Microsoft Windows XP Professional, the latest Intel Centrino Mobile Technology[...]

Samsung X15

The X15 Series from Samsung an out standing mobile computing tool for busy people on the move. Featuring the latest Intel Pentium M mobile processors, Intel 855GM chipset featuring Intel[...]

Samsung X10

Free your mind, release your ideas and communicate them wirelessly with the Samsung X10. Featuring Microsoft Windows XP Professional, Intel CentrinoTM mobile technology and the latest in Samsung ultra thin[...]

Dell Inspiron 6000 and Dell Inspiron 9300 Coming Soon (specs)

The new Dell Inspiron 6000 and Dell Inspiron 9300 will be hitting the virtual shelves of Dell.com next week. These new notebooks will feature the latest Intel Pentium M[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/12/2005 – 1/14/2005

HOT DEAL: Dell Inspiron $500 Off Coupon Code for purchases of $1,599 or more (Starts 1/13/2005 6:00 a.m. CST - Expires 1/14/2005 6:00 a.m. CST)Fujitsu S6231 $1,349 for 1.6GHz, DVD/CD-RW,[...]

Intel Sonoma and 80 New Notebooks to Launch Next Week

Intel will be announcing its latest Pentium M Centrino platform, dubbed "Sonoma", on January 19 in San Francisco. The new Pentium M chips will feature a faster 533MHz FSB[...]

Dell Inspiron 510m

Powerful performance and enhanced battery life with Intel® CentrinoTM Mobile Technology, Great for running Office applications,email and watching DVDs on the move, Integrated wireless access as standard.

News Bits: New ExpressCard Arrives, AMD Turion, Windows Longhorn, HP, Toshiba

ExpressCards to Replace Older PC Card Standard Next WeekUpcoming AMD Turion Processor to Compete with Intel Pentium MWindows Longhorn to possbily combine Tablet PC and Media Center features, "Pro" and[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/14/2005 – 1/16/2005

Dell Inspiron 20% Off Coupon Code (Valid 1/14/2005 - 1/18/2005 5:59 a.m.)Staples HP Pavilion ze4900 Notebok $699.98 After RebateViewSonic 13" LCD TV $279.95Samsonite L25 Ultra Portable Case $20 shippedSony VAIO[...]

Finally, Apple G5 PowerBooks and iBooks to Ship Q2 2005?

After over 12 months of somewhat painful speculation as to when Mac users can expect the world's most powerful portable computer, the wait may soon be over...

Dell Inspiron 6000 shows up on Dell.com Website

The Dell Inspiron 6000 has shown up on the Dell website a little bit ahead of schedule from what we would have expected. Prices start at $1,249 for this[...]

EMachines M6811 Review (pics, specs)

I've been building and fixing PC's as a hobby for many years and have spent way too many hours fighting with hardware and software! My first foray into the work[...]

New Sony FS Series Notebook Shows up for Sale

The Sony VAIO FS series notebook containing the latest Intel Pentium M processor is now available on the SonyStyle.ca Canadian website. This notebook has a 15.4" widescreen XBrite display[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/17/2005 – 1/19/2005

Dell Inspiron $400 Off Coupon Code (Valid 1/18/2005 - 1/20/2005 5:59 a.m.) updatedStaples HP Pavilion ze4900 Notebook $699.98 After RebateCreative Labs Webcam Notebook Camera With Clip $39.89 ShippedToshiba Satellite M35X[...]

Dell Inspiron 6000

The Dell Inspiron 6000 notebook features a 15.4 widescreen display, Pentium M or Celeron M processors, and dedicated video card options. The Inspiron 6000 is ideal for basic productivity needs[...]

New Acer TravelMate 8100 Available

Acer comes on board with the new Intel Pentium 915 Pentium M chipset via their TravelMate 8100 offering. The 8100 has a 15.4" Widescreen LCD (SXGA resolution), 128MB ATI[...]

Intel Officially Announces New Centrino Platform

Intel has announced a new version of its Centrino platform for notebook computers on this Wednesday January 19. The new platform, known by its development code-name Sonoma, will provide enhanced[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/20/2005 – 1/22/2005

Dell Inspiron 25% Off Coupon Code (Valid 1/20/2005 - 1/25/2005 5:59 a.m.) updated$200 Off Instantly on New Dell Inspiron 6000 15.4" Widescreen Intel Pentium M Sonoma LaptopEMachines M2105 2.8Ghz Widescreen[...]

Sony VAIO S260 Review (pics, specs)

The Sony VAIO S Series notebook is designed to provide mobility via light-weight, excellent battery life and small footprint area. Mobility often means a user must sacrifice performance and[...]

Toshiba Satellite M45

Maximize your mobile performance with the Toshiba Satellite M45, the ideal notebook PC for the savvy professional who needs to travel light. Featuring one of the speediest Intel Pentium M[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad T43

Perfect balance of performance and portability for highly mobile users who work just about anywhere. Includes: Intel CentrinoTM Mobile Technology for outstanding wireless performance, available with Microsoft Windows XP 14.1″[...]

Toshiba Tecra A3

The Tecra A3 puts the clout of big business within your grasp! It’s all here: power, robust operating system, high resolution display, high speed wireless LAN, and unlimited storage, all[...]

Acer TravelMate 8100

The Acer TravelMate 8100 series, in addition to Intel s Sonoma platform, is based on next-generation Intel Mobile Centrino technology that supports PCI Express architecture with 533MHz FSB and utilises[...]

News Bits: Intel Yonah, Inspiron 6000 First Take, Acer PC Shipments

Intel "Yonah" Dual-core Processor Plans for 2006Dell Inspiron 6000 Overview from CNETAcer moves to #4 Spot in World Market of PC Shipments

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/24/2005 – 1/26/2005

Inspiron 1000 $200 Off Coupon Code (Valid 1/26/05 - 1/27/05 5:59 a.m. CST) Belkin 802.11g Wireless Router Free After RebateBelkin 54g Wireless Notebook Adapter Free After Rebate$200 Off Instantly on[...]

News Bits: Laptops in Taxis, JVC Mini Note, Actius MP30, Laptops in College, AMD 2006 Plans

Thousands of Laptops Left in Taxi Cabs for Joy RidesJVC Mini Note Ultraportable Notebook ReviewSharp Actius MP30 Ultraportable Notebook ReviewUS College William and Mary Requires Freshman of 2006 to Buy[...]

Sony VAIO U750 Review (pics, specs)

The Sony Vaio U750 is the American release of the handtop Vaio U series that became an overnight technological sensation in Japan and it's very easy to see why. I've[...]


The VAIO® FS550 delivers powerful performance for your everyday essential computing needs and growing multimedia entertainment demands. Packed with Sony’s original software, you’ll be able to easily manage and enjoy[...]

Toshiba Satellite M45 First Thoughts Review (pics, specs)

The Toshiba Satellite M45 was recently released by Toshiba. This notebook features a 15.4" XGA widescreen TruBrite display. But most importantly, it houses the latest Centrino platform from[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/27/2005 – 1/29/2005

20% Off Dell Inspiron Laptops with Coupon Code (Expires 2/3/2005) UPDATED!10% Off + Free Shipping on New Dell Inspiron 6000 15.4" Widescreen Intel Pentium M Sonoma LaptopEMachines M2105 2.8Ghz Widescreen[...]

Toshiba Satellite R15

Toshiba Satellite R15-S822 Tablet PC – Offering you a new level of functionality, this Notebook Computer can easily convert into a tablet PC. Just fold the 14.1″ LCD on top[...]

HP Compaq Presario M2000

Thin, stylish, and magnificently mobile, the Presario M2000 will help you achieve a new level of productivity, both at work and at home. It comes with a full 15″ screen,[...]

HP Compaq Presario X6000

Compaq Presario X6000 series notebooks combine the latest processors, wired or wireless connectivity, and high-performance graphics to help you achieve new levels of personal productivity at home or anywhere you[...]

Dell Inspiron 6000 First Thoughts Review (pics, specs)

The Dell Inspiron 6000 is Dell's first notebook to be released that includes the latest Intel Sonoma platform. The Inspiron 6000 is a 15.4" widescreen notebook that best acts[...]

Toshiba Tecra A4

The sleek, stylish Tecra A4 offers wide-screen versatility at a very affordable price. Use the 15.4″ WXGA display to work spreadsheets and documents side-by-side, or after hours to view movies![...]

Getting the Most Out of Your Technology – Make a Good Buying Decision

As a writer and a purveyor of current technology, I am commonly asked by my less technical friends and family what PDA, mobile phone, or computer to purchase. I normally[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 1/31/2005 – 2/2/2005

20% Off Dell Inspiron Laptops with Coupon Code (Expires 2/3/2005)Linksys WRT54GS Wireless-G Router with SpeedBooster $55 shipped after rebate$250 Off + Free Wireless Upgrade on New Dell Inspiron 6000 15.4"[...]

Acer TravelMate 8100 First Thoughts Review (pics, specs)

Like most of the readers of NotebookReview.com, I have been eagerly awaiting the launch of laptops based on the new Intel Sonoma platform for many months. I found the[...]

Apple Rolls Out Updated PowerBook G4’s

Today Apple quietly released an updated lineup of PowerBooks. This was not much of a surprise, as rumors of the release have been circulating for weeks. What did[...]