Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for November 2009. 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 November of 2009Below are the 128 Notebook/Laptop articles for November of 2009
The ASUS UL80Vt is a 14 thin-and-light laptop with 10 hours of battery life, an overclocked processor, and switchable Nvidia graphics. Read on to find out if this battery-friendly[...]
Each month we compile data for the number of times a particular notebook is viewed on this site's product pages to get an idea for what mainstream consumers are looking[...]
What with crazy powerful quad-core CPUs and GPU-assisted application processing, companies have started referring to every new flagship desktop as some kind of personal supercomputer. MAINGEAR is jumping on[...]
While it's nice to get the latest version when it comes to technology, it is nicer still to get a sweet deal on your new toy. But can a sweet[...]
Sprint today started offering a Dell Inspiron Mini 10 netbook for $199.99 with a two-year data service agreement and a $100 mail-in rebate.
With ATI's recent efforts dominating the market, NVIDIA and their board partners have to do something to try and keep the fans excited, and the most recent effort goes to[...]
Adobe markets their Elements software as stripped down versions of their professional-grade applications, which has its pros and cons. Is Photoshop Elements 8 the best of Photoshop proper, or just[...]
Lenovo has been pumping out the desktops, lately, and no small number of them have been all-in-ones. Given the forced stratification of the stagnant desktop market, that's no surprise.[...]
With the holiday season just around the corner, get a jump start on your shopping by checking out the ten hottest printers selected by our readers!
Acer today introduced its Aspire 8940 notebook featuring an 18.4-inch display and an Intel Core i7 processor.
VIA introduced its new Nano 3000 series processors today for thin-and-light notebooks and all-in-one desktops.
Our forum members have discovered a support page on HP's website showing that an Envy 14 may be on the way.
The Lenovo C300 series is part of their value line of desktops, offering affordable all-in-ones starting at $449. The C300 offers a 20-inch 1600x900 screen that can handle HD video,[...]
After our less-than-enthusiastic review of the Dell Inspiron 11z, we decided to take a second look at this budget-priced ultraportable notebook. The "new" Inspiron 11z promises to kick things into[...]
The Phaser 6140 single function printer features increased print speeds up to 19 ppm in color and 21 ppm in black and white, a monthly duty cycle up to 40,000[...]
As promised, we have a full review of the Xerox Phaser 6140 color laser printer offering quick print speeds, PANTONE color, and a bevy of useful features.
Toshiba today announced new additions to its Satellite Pro and Portg business notebook lineups.
Verizon's website has leaked that the company may be offering the Sony VAIO P notebook/netbook for $299.99 with a service plan.
The Asus UL20 is a thin, 12.1 inch notebook featuring an Intel Core 2 Duo processor, integrated webcam, and up to 7.5 hours of battery life.
The Asus UL50 is a lightweight 15.6 inch notebook featuring up to 4GB RAM, up to 12 hours of battery life and a DVD SuperMulti drive.
The Asus UL30 features a 13.3 inch glossy display, up to 4GB DDR3 system memory, and up to 12 hours of battery life.
The Asus UL80 is a 14 inch lightweight notebook featuring up to ten hours of battery life, up to 4GB DDR3 system memory, and a DVD SuperMulti drive.
Today SuperTalent unveiled the world's first USB 3.0 flash drive, with the moniker RAIDDrive.
Each month we compile data for the number of times a particular desktop is viewed on this site's product pages to get an idea for what mainstream consumers are looking[...]
AVG 9.0 promises protection and performance improvements as well as a better user experience over the previous version. Does it work as advertised? See how it fared in our testing.
Lexmark announced yesterday that its web-connected touch screen all-in-one printer, the Lexmark Interact, will now be sold at Apple stores nationwide.
Dell created a great deal of buzz in the spring of 2009 with the introduction of the Adamo brand and what was at the time Dell's thinnest laptop PC. Today,[...]
ASUS today introduced two notebooks with 3D displays, the G51J3D and the G72GX.
Toshiba has introduced a new family of 1.8-inch hard drives with capacities ranging up to 320GB.
Sony has updated its 8-inch ultraportable VAIO P with a faster 2.0GHz Intel Atom processor and Windows 7.
Industry market research group NPD has just published an analysis of Microsoft's recent launch of their new Windows 7 operating system -- and the results are good news.
Intel seems to be all but for developing the new transfer standard.
The Phaser 8860 MFP is a 4-in-1 device with print, scan, copy and fax capabilities. It features network connectivity, duplexing, duty cycle up to 120,000 images a month, print speeds[...]
Just in time for the holidays, Mimo Monitors has announced "the world's first patented device to combine display and printing capabilities," the iMo Foto Frame Printer.
The latest trend in travel bags is the new checkpoint-friendly category. These bags let frequent travelers keep their notebooks inside their cases when going through airport checkpoints, saving time and[...]
Gigabyte has introduced its M1305 notebook which features external graphics via a docking station.
Many users of Intel's new 34nm SSDs reported the latest now-pulled firmware update was bricking drives under WIndows 7 64-bit.
One of the biggest gripes with CableCARD tuners for the PC was that, in order to get one, you had to buy a specially-built HTPC from a major manufacturer and[...]
Our forum members have once again found HP documentation revealing more new models including the ENVY 17, dm4, and new Compaq CQ/Pavilion G series notebooks.
Worldwide recession? The CPU makers don't seem to be feeling it. IDG is claiming that processor shipments worldwide for the third quarter of this year rose a whopping[...]
When most people think of the Lenovo ThinkPad brand, they think of the T-series notebook with the alloy unibody chassis, rubberized black paint, and boxy looks. What most people don't[...]
Get a jump on your holiday shopping with our weekly roundup of printer deals!
At an event in California today, HP unveiled a new "Pro" line of business desktops. The new Pro 3000s are surprisingly flexible, offering configurations that range from Intel Celeron[...]
HP revealed several new SMB focused products this morning including a new LaserJet series and the HP Eco Solutions Print Console.
HP strives to be "best in class" when offering new and current SMB customers their total care packages and eco friendly solutions.
Dell launched two new laser printers this morning including the "world's fastest single function A4 color laser printer."
Does the GoToMyPC creator, Citrix Systems, bring their enterprise-class engineering and product lines to the consumer market? Or is GoToMyPC just the ugly stepchild of the Citrix family? Read the[...]
Apple may have launched their new line of desktops some weeks back, but their highest-end configurations haven't been available until now.
The ThinkPad SL510 is a toned-down version of the more rugged T-series notebooks designed for the budget-conscious business consumer. Configurations include up to an Intel Core 2 Duo processor, up[...]
The Lenovo G450 falls into line with other G-series budget notebooks, offering similar performance as the G550 with a slightly smaller keyboard and display. It features up to an Intel[...]
The Lenovo U550 features a 15.6 inch LED screen with a 1366×768 resolution, Windows 7 Home Premium, and Intel Ultra Low Voltage (ULV) processors (Pentium Dual-Core/Core 2 Duo). Lenovo claims[...]
The ultraportable, 11.6-inch IdeaPad U150 weighs three pounds and measures 0.53 inches thick. It features an ULV Core 2 Duo processor or Pentium dual-core processor and supports up to 8GB[...]
The Lenovo ThinkPad X200 Tablet is offered with a standard Wacom-enabled 12.1 inch touch screen or, for an extra $125, as a multi-touch enabled version. Other features include an Intel[...]
The Lenovo ThinkPad SL410 is a budget-priced business notebook equipped with up to an Intel Core 2 Duo processor, a 14 inch HD display, and dual-layer DVD/RW drive.
Dell announced the arrival of six new inkjets today including: the Dell P713w with a 4.3-inch touch screen and the Dell V515W, the latest Product RED printer.
Apple recently upgraded their entire desktop line, including the oft-forgotten Mac Mini. Almost two full years since the last update, Apple finally upgraded almost every aspect of the most[...]
Check out our exclusive hands-on first look of the Dell P713W, one of six new inkjets announced by Dell today!
Zoho is a free Web-based productivity suite aimed squarely at the MS Office crowd. Does Zoho have what it takes to convince you leave Microsoft's high-priced businessware behind, or is[...]
The Lenovo IdeaPad U350 is a 13.3" thin and light notebook based on the Intel CULV platform. It offers Intel processors ranging from the single-core SU2700 to the dual-core SU7300[...]
With all of the disappointing talk surrounding the economy in the past year, it's heartening to see companies pulling profits, as it might be a sign that everyone can stop[...]
According to a DigiTimes report, the maintream notebook display for 2010 will have a 16:9 aspect ratio and LED backlighting.
We saw it back in August at a press event in New York, and now it's finally here - Dell's new Mac Mini competitor, the diminutive Zino HD, hit the[...]
The HP Envy 15t features Intel’s quad-core Core i7 processor, up to 16GB DDR3 system memory, ATI dedicated graphics memory, built-in webcam, and a 15.6 inch 1080p HD display.
The HP Envy 13t features an Intel Core 2 Duo processor, a 13.1 inch HD display, choice of 250GB SATA hard drive or a 160GB SSD, and up to 5GB[...]
Few manufacturers have sold a wide-format printer that also meets the needs of small and medium businesses, until now. Read our review of the latest trendsetter, the Canon Pixma iX7000[...]
Intel today agreed to pay $1.25 billion to settle all of its disputes with AMD.
Believe it or not, there is a bigger software question this holiday season that "Do I need to upgrade to Windows 7?" As in, what software stocking-stuffers to buy for[...]
The Lenovo C300 series is part of their value line of desktops, offering affordable all-in-ones starting at $449. The C300 offers a 20-inch 1600×900 screen that can handle HD video,[...]
There is still plenty of time left before the holidays, and shoppers who are looking for notebook computers are in luck. Whether you're a student who needs a low-cost[...]
Google, Google, Google. They're taking over. First, a search engine. A browser. A mobile operating system. Then, an OS? TechCrunch seems to think that[...]
Myka rolled out an update to their home theater products this week with an ION-powered version of their pre-existing media player line.
HP's TouchSmart line of all-in-ones has pushed the boundaries as far as touch-capable software goes, but the company can only do so much on its own. It's a common[...]
The Acer Aspire 8940G is a desktop replacement system packing an Intel Core i7 processor, NVIDIA 250M dedicated graphics, Blu-ray, and a massive 18.4" 1080P display. Acer built this system[...]
The Acer Aspire 8940G is a desktop replacement multimedia powerhouse, featuring an Intel Core i7 processor, up to 8GB DDR3 system memory, optional Blu-ray player/writer, and a Dolby-optimized sound system.
Beginning 22 Nov AT&T will be offering a Samsung Go netbook for $199 after mail-in rebate and 2-year DataConnect service contract.
Dell today launched its Vostro 1014 and 1015 value business notebooks starting at $429.
It's no secret notebook computers have, within the past year or two, finally eclipsed the sale of desktops worldwide. It really makes sense, too - a lot of households[...]
Ah, the holidays. A time for friends and family to get together, to eat as much food as you can without exploding and to give a present to the[...]
Kaspersky Anti-Virus, our top-rated security product from last year, is back for 2010 with more protection and features. Will Kaspersky continue to outperform its competitors this round? Read on to[...]
Lexmark announced they will be replacing their W840 series of monochrome laser printers with the enhanced W850 series.
The Acer Aspire 1810 Timeline boasts up to 8 hours of battery life thanks to a low-voltage processor. It’s slim and lightweight, featuring either an Intel Pentium or Core 2[...]
The HP Mini 311 is an Intel Atom-powered netbook featuring up to 3GB system memory, an 11.6 inch display that supports 1080p HD content playback, and a built-in webcam.
ASUS has created a version of its popular UL30 thin-and-light featuring discrete graphics.
Dell's 9.99mm thin Adamo XPS notebook is available today starting at $1,799.
Microsoft is going to war with Facebook. That's the hidden message in the launch of the Outlook Social Provider, a surprisingly un-Microsoft-like feature debuting in the beta release of MS[...]
The M15x is Alienware's latest gaming notebook, featuring an Intel Core i7 processor, 15.6-inch screen, and Nvidia GTX 260M graphics. Is this monster worth its asking price? Read our review[...]
Trying to decide on a new printer for your home office? Check out our review of the Brother MFC-495cw Color Multifunction Center featuring print, scan, copy, fax and photo capabilities!
The Alienware M15x gaming notebook features an Intel Core i7 processor, 15.6 inch screen, and NVIDIA GTX 260M graphics.
Alienware M17x owners have been outspoken about certain latency issues, and today Dell posted their official response.
We've visited this topic on a number of a occasions, and I've already called out the upcoming year as the one in which all-in-ones finally come into their own. [...]
Apple's iPods and their associated iTunes store are the undisputed product leader in portable digital music sales, but is iTunes video ready to displace streaming services from Netflix and Amazon,[...]
Microsoft isn't forgetting about consumer-focused edition of Windows Server - Windows Home Server continues to regular updates like the rest of the family. The third Power Pack (WHS version[...]
Today was part of Microsoft's annual shareholder's meeting, where they cover the state of affairs for the company as well as its economics, both current and over the past year.[...]
Leaked product details indicate Lenovo is about to introduce an entry-level ThinkPad line, the Edge series.
Dell has updated its Studio 17 notebook with a multi-touch screen.
If you're buying a PC this holiday season, virtually every vendor will try to up-sell you a license for some version of Microsoft Office 2007. Not only should you not[...]
When most people think of the best keyboard on the market, the Lenovo ThinkPad keyboard is always at the top of the list. Lenovo recognized this and came out with[...]
2009 marked the arrival of a new technology that promises to make computers faster than ever before: General Purpose GPU computing. Now dedicated graphics cards (GPUs) can work with your[...]
Well, Windows 7 is on store shelves and racing out the doors. So it's time to talk about the next version of Windows, right? No one knows what[...]
It's about a week until one of the most frantic shopping days of the year here in North America: Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. It signifies the first[...]
UltraVNC is a free Windows-to-Windows remote control application supporting file transfers, clipboard synchronization, chat sessions, and a wide range of connection options. Is UltraVNC a steal, or just more freeware[...]
Feeling sad that the Thanksgiving Holiday is over? Just bummed because you didn't get to shop? Then you need to check out our hot Cyber Monday deals!
We're less than a week away from one of the most frantic shopping days of the year here in North America: Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. It signifies the[...]
It's official: retail stores are gearing up for the holiday season. Christmas music is playing, aisles are decked out in festive colors, and prices are dropping in anticipation of[...]
The Iomega StorCenter ix2 series is an extremely popular network storage solution designed for consumers and small businesses who need a stand-alone storage drive that can be shared by multiple[...]
HP's been working on touchscreen interfaces for years, now, and they show no sign of stopping. The TouchScreens have come a long way and now offer up 23 inches of[...]
Remember that curved display we've briefly covered in the past? If you want one, it's now available...and good news - it's cheaper than ever!
Need a reliable printer/scanner/copier this season? Check out our hands-on first look of the Canon Pixma MP640 Wireless Photo All-in-One Printer!
The Latitude XT2 is Dell's multitouch-enabled business convertible-notebook that now includes Windows 7. The XT2 starts at $1,909 and offers a very thin and lightweight business-rugged chassis with an attractive[...]
Hulu is the banner-carrier for legally watching television for free on the Internet, but some have argued you get what you pay for. Is Hulu really ready to change TV[...]
With so many laptops featuring so many different processors, how do you know what to buy this holiday season? We're here to help with our updated CPU guide for 2009.[...]
The Dell P713w All-in-One Wireless printer marks some big changes for the Dell line of photo printers. But will the P713w be able to improve on the first generation[...]
The NP8760 is Sager's latest gaming notebook featuring a 17.3 display, Intel Core i7 processor, and Nvidia GTX 280M graphics. Just how fast is this beast, and is it worth[...]
We've been hearing about Intel's upcoming i3 CPUs for some time, now: they're the mainstream segment of the next-generation silicon that was first introduced with the Nehalem-based Core i7 chips[...]
The IdeaPad Y550 is a 15.6" multimedia notebook from Lenovo offered in a mix of affordable and high-end configurations. In this review we look at a model equipped with the[...]
The HP ProBook 5310m is a lightweight business notebook featuring either an Intel Core 2 Duo or Celeron processor. It’s also equipped with up to 4GB RAM, a 13.3 inch[...]
The Samsung Go is a 10.1 inch netbook featuring a built-in 1.3 megapixel webcam, integrated Bluetooth connectivity, and an Intel Atom processor.
The MSI GX630 features a dual-core AMD processor, discrete NVIDIA graphics, and a built-in 2.0 megapixel webcam.
Two of ASUS' latest Eee PCs are now available - the 1201HA and the 1201N.
The latest leaked Lenovo notebook is the ThinkPad X100e.