March 2007 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for March 2007. 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 March of 2007

Below are the 70 Notebook/Laptop articles for March of 2007

Gateway NX570X Review

The Gateway NX570 series is Gateway s latest line of midsize 15.4" notebooks. At 6.3 pounds, the NX570X is not light enough to be considered very portable, but it s[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook A6020

The Fujitsu LifeBook is a 15.4″ Core 2 Duo powered mainstream laptop

Toshiba Satellite P105-S6217 Review

The Toshiba Satellite P105 is a 17" desktop replacement style notebook that comes in a wide array of configurations. We tested the Satellite P105-S6217 with a 1.66GHz Core 2[...]

Most Popular Laptops for February 2007

Each month we compile data for the number of times a particular notebook is viewed on this sites product pages to get an idea for what mainstream consumers are looking[...]

News Bits: Lenovo Battery Recall, Asus U1 Coming Next Week, HP tx1000z Available

Lenovo recalls 208,000 notebook batteriesHP tx1000z notebook convertible now availableAsus U1 LED-based notebook coming next weekTop ten notebook brands taking clone brand market share

Xpad Laptop Cooling Pad and Heatshield Review

The Xpad isn't your typical laptop cooling pad, in fact it has no fans. That is one of the unique features of this cooling pad, besides its lightweight portable design.[...]

Sennheiser PXC-300 Noise Canceling Headphones Review

One thing we all know is that notebook speakers are never that great, and sometimes awful. A good set of external speakers are nice while at a desk, but[...]

HP Pavilion dv6227cl Review

The HP dv6227cl model is currently being sold in large retailers such as Wal Mart and Sams Club. You can get this laptop for less than $800 with a[...]

News Bits: Asus XG Station Details, Intel Pupil Device Laptop in UK, Best Buy Deceiving Customers

More Asus XG Station details emergeIntel to release "Pupil Device" laptop in UKSamsung introduces its first Windows Vista UMPCBest Buy deceives customers via internal website

Fujitsu LifeBook S2210

The LifeBook S2210 equipped with a bright and brilliant 13.3″ Crystal View XGA display with ATI Radeon X1150 graphics, AMD Turion X2 processor, dual built-in stereo speakers and stereo microphones,[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook S2210 13.3-inch Screen AMD Turion X2 Notebook Released

Fujitsu has released the LifeBook S2210, an update to their LifeBook S2110 notebook. The LifeBook S2210 features a 13.3" Crystal View XGA display (not widescreen!), AMD Turion X2 dual-core[...]

Targus Solitaire Backpack Review

If you have been searching for a versatile notebook bag, the Targus Solitaire Backpack may be what you are looking for. It has many unique features including its convertible function,[...]

Sony VAIO FE Review

The Sony VAIO FE is a 15.4" multimedia full featured notebook. This review covers a Core 2 Duo and Nvidia Go 7600 powered VAIO FE-91S purchased in Japan.

GDC 2007: Intel’s G965 Integrated Graphics Performance Sneak Peek

Intel's Santa Rosa platform is coming soon and many notebooks will be using the Intel G965 graphics as part of an integrated graphics solution. Intel has been working on[...]

GDC 2007: Intel Laptop Gaming TDK Points to Gaming Focused More on Notebooks in the Future

Today at the Game Developer's Conference 2007 Intel representatives presented Intel's Laptop Gaming TDK, and what was shown was impressive.

News Bits: Samsung Ships Hybrid Hard Drive, OLPC Gaming, Asus G1 Contest

Samsung ships world's first hybrid hard driveFujitsu introduces 2.5" 7200RPM hard drives for notebooksOLPC Laptop initiative asks for game developers to help outASUS G1 "Test Drive" Contest at Best Buy

Targus ExpressCard Docking Station with Digital Video and Audio Review

With all the notebook accessories on the market today, a docking station is pretty much a necessity. The only problem is choosing which one best suits your needs. Targus just[...]

PowerPro 8:14 Notebook Review

The PowerPro 8:14 is a 14.1" screen Core 2 Duo laptop with an Nvidia Go 7600 graphics card, it's based on the Compal HGL-30 notebook. The purpose of buying[...]

Current Notebook and Tech Deals (Updated 3/9/2007) Coupon Codes for up to $400 Off Inspiron NotebooksTargus Repel Backpack For 15.4" Notebooks $10Compaq Presario C501NR 15.4" Notebook $500Acer Aspire 9410 17-inch with Vista Premium $600 after rebate

News Bits: LG R400 Laptop, FlipStart UMPC Released, Apple Notebook with Flash Storage Coming

LG introduces R400 laptopFlipStart UMPC features 5.6-inch displayApple subnotebook rumored to have flash storageAsus Ecobook Bamboo Laptop

Microsoft Wireless Laser Notebook Mouse 6000 Review

A big name for a small mouse, the Microsoft Wireless Laser Notebook Mouse 6000 (NB6000) is the premium laser version of the popular line of Microsoft wireless notebook mice. [...]

Scientist Review of Lenovo ThinkPad T60 Widescreen

For those who do not want a long explanation for why I chose the ThinkPad T60 wide screen (T60 WS), the terse answer is as follows: I wanted a reliable[...]

Apple MacBook Pro Core 2 Duo Review

When Apple announced its transition to Intel, there was the expectation that hardware updates would become more frequent. So it came as a surprise when Apple was slow to move[...]

SanDisk Releases 32GB Solid State 2.5″ Notebook Hard Drive

A couple of months ago SanDisk introduced a 1.8" sized flash based hard drive for notebook computers, they have now announced a more mainstream size 2.5" size 32GB capacity SSD[...]

Fujtisu Siemens Amilo Xi1554 Review

Described by Fujitsu as the "X-treme multimedia X-perience" the Amilo Xi 1554 offers the best in multimedia applications from watching films to playing games. Being the newest edition to the[...]

News Bits: Intel Making SSD Drives, Seagate’s 160GB 7200RPM Drive, Hitachi to Rebrand HP Notebooks

Intel introduces new solid state flash drivesSeagate introduces new 160GB 7,200RPM notebook hard driveHitachi to sell HP computersNotebook LCD panels in short supply, prices rising

Toshiba Satellite U200 Review

The Toshiba Satellite U200 is a portable 12.1" notebook sold in Canada and also sold in the U.S. as the Satellite U105. This review covers the latest Satellite U200[...]

CeBit 2007: Logitech Shows Off new Notebook Web Cams

Here at CeBit Logitech has a couple of new notebook web cams they've announced -- the QuickCam Deluxe for Notebooks and the QuickCam for Notebooks. Both are fairly similar[...]

CeBIT 2007: Sharp Displaying the World’s Largest Tablet PC? (pics, video)

At CeBIT 2007 in Germany Sharp had a large booth dedicated to showing off their business machines (think copiers) and Aquos flat panel LCD displays. But coolest of all[...]

CeBIT 2007: Samsung M60 Notebook with NVidia 8000M Graphics Card on Display (pics)

Samsung was showing off a new gaming notebook of theirs slated to come out in a few months. The Samsung M60 will sport NVidia 8000M graphics (DX10 compatible) and[...]

CeBIT 2007: Picture Tour of the Asus Booth

Asus was as usual at CeBIT this year with a large booth. They drove in with a Lamborghini to promote their VX2 Lambo notebook, and left the car parked inside.[...]

Acer Aspire 5570

Intel Centrino Duo T2250 Processor / 1GB SDRAM / 160GB Hard Drive / SuperMulti DVD Writer / 14.1 inch LCD / Vista Home Premium Edition

CeBIT 2007: Samsung Q1 Ultra, Q45, R20, R70, G15 and M55 Tour

While at CeBIT 2007 I took a tour around the Samsung booth. They had a lot going on, and probably the most traffic of any booth on the floor.[...]

CeBIT 2007: Clevo Shows off Two NVidia 8800 Laptops (pics)

At CeBIT 2007 I saw a lot of handshakes going on at the Clevo booth. Those handshakes were exchanged between Clevo and the companies scrambling to sign contracts[...]

Acer Aspire 5580

The Acer Aspire 5580 is a Core 2 Duo powered 14.1-inch screen laptop

News Bits: Intel Montevina, New Tom Bihn Bags, Asus C90S Nears Release

Intel 'Montevina' next-gen mobile platform details emergeWaterField Designs ships custom-fitting sleeves for new PC LaptopsAsus ASMobile C90S Close to releaseTOM BIHN introduces new Ego Laptop Messenger Bag

Game Developer’s Conference 2007: A Wrap-Up of Notebook Related News

The Game Developer's Conference in San Francisco ended a week ago, this article is a wrap-up of the notebook news takeaways that we found.

HP Compaq nc2400 Review

The HP NC-2400 is an ultraportable from HP that stands out from most notebooks of this size by including an integrated optical drive. Despite the inclusion on an optical drive,[...]

News Bits: Fujitsu Announces SSD Notebooks, AMD Platform Refresh, Acer Scoffs UMPC

Fujitsu announces solid state hard drivesAMD Turion-based notebooks to have 5 hours of battery in 2007Acer says UMPC technology is not readyClevo to focus on custom-made notebooks

Pelican 1490 Deluxe Waterproof Notebook Case and Organizer Review

If you need a waterproof, crushproof notebook case for work in industrial areas or harsh environments, or maybe just the beach, Pelican has the case for you. In our[...]

HP Compaq Presario C500

The Compaq C500 family is a 15.4″ screen budget notebook.

Motion Computing C5 mobile clinical assistant

The Motion C5, the first product in the new mobile clinical assistant (MCA) category of PCs, integrates durable design elements with key data capture technologies to simplify workflows, increase productivity[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook P7230 Review

The Fujitsu LifeBook P7230 is a 10.6" widescreen display ultraportable that packs a lot into a little space. With a typically beautiful and blazingly bright Fujitsu CrystalView display and[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook P7230

The Fujitsu LifeBook P7230 is a 10.6″ widescreen ultraportable laptop that has a Core Solo procoessor and runs Windows Vista. You get an optical drive built-in with this laptop despite[...]

Asus V2

The V2 is a 14.1″ screen notebook with a Core 2 Duo processor.

HP Shipped Record Amount of Notebooks in Q4 2006

The latest numbers for the fourth quarter of 2006 reflecting number of notebooks sold by each company shows that HP continues to power ahead of everyone else, and the distance[...]

News Bits: Motorola Rugged Laptops, Dell Outsourcing Design, FireFox Update

Motorola introduces rugged laptops with built-in heating unitDell counting on Taiwan-based ODMs for notebook designTMDisplay announces new LED-backlit LCD panels for notebooksMozilla updates Firefox to

Targus Travel-Ease Active Noise Cancellation Headphones Review

If you ve ever been on an airplane and found yourself lusting after your neighbor s noise cancelling headphones, but been shocked at the price, then the Travel-Ease headphones from[...]

Intel’s Santa Rosa Platform is Alive on Vestel Notebook at CeBIT

Even though Intel has forbidden manufacturers from showing off any notebooks with the new Intel Santa Rosa platform actually installed and running, we found that Turkish notebook maker Vestel decided[...]

Sound Blaster X-Fi Audio Coming to Notebooks

The premier audio solution for desktop PCs, the Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi sound card, is coming to notebooks as an Express Card solution. Creative had the card on display[...]

Current Notebook and Tech Deals (Updated 3/22/2007) Coupon Codes for up to $400 Off Inspiron NotebooksToshiba Satellite A105 Windows XP Notebook $879Compaq Presario C508US 15.4" Widescreen Notebook PC $499Sony VAIO N220E/B 15.4in Notebook T2060 1GB DVD+-RW[...]

Alienware Area-51 m5790 Review

The Alienware Area-51 m5790 is a 17" desktop replacement style gaming notebook that is available exclusively via The Alienware m5790 comes with a Core 2 Duo processor, optional[...]

Alienware Area-51 m5790

The Alienware m5790 is a 17″ screen notebook that comes with a Core 2 Duo processor, up to an ATI X1900 graphics card, optional Blu-Ray and dual hard drive feature

Fujitsu LifeBook A3120

The A3120 is a 15.4″ screen notebook from Fujitsu. It comes with an AMD Turion X2 processor and is focused on business buyers. This notebook comes with Windows Vista installed.

Asus V2Je Review

The Asus V2Je is a new 14" screen high-end business notebook that features a sleek design with silver accenting. The V2Je comes with a Core 2 Duo 2.0GHz procesor,[...]

Razer Deathadder Mouse Review

Razer's DeathAdder gaming mouse is a powerful accessory for fans of 3D shooters or those that need an accurate mouse in the work that they do. The DeathAdder is[...]

Hands On – Alienware Area-51 m9750

Alienware is about to release its next generation notebook gaming rig, the Area-51 m9750. This will be the first 17" notebook to include SLI with Intel Core 2 Duo processors.[...]

Toshiba Portege R400 Tablet PC Review

The Toshiba Portege R400 has been getting a lot of attention recently. The only problem is all the attention it is attracting isn't always positive. The R400 has an innovative[...]

News Bits: Samsung 64GB SSD, Systemax 4155 Notebook Announced, Laptops for GIs

Samsung introduces 1.8-inch 64GB solid state diskHP does not honor hardware warranty if Linux is loadedSystemax announces Pursuit 4155 notebook with Vista UltimateSoldier's mom donates laptops to wounded GIs

HP Compaq 6515b, Compaq 6715b and HP 510 Notebooks Released

HP today unveiled three new business notebooks: The HP 510, HP Compaq 6515b, and HP Compaq 6715b. Each notebook has a budget price tag. The HP 510 comes with Celeron[...]

HP Compaq 6715b

The HP 6715b notebook is a 15.4″ business notebook that comes in many configurations, all of which include an AMD processor option. You can get the 6715b for a starting[...]

HP Compaq 6515b

The HP 6515b notebook is a 14.1″ business notebook that comes in many configurations, all of which include an AMD processor option. You can get the 6515b for a starting[...]

HP 510

The HP 510 is a 15.4″ widescreen budget notebook targeted at small business users, it isn’t even offered with the new Windows Vista operating system (for which some don’t care[...]

Dell Now Offering 160GB 7200RPM Hard Drive in XPS M1710

For those that crave large sized hard drives, but hate the performance hit you take due to the slower 5400RPM or 4200RPM rotation speeds, the good news is that 160GB[...]

The GeForce Is Strong In This One: GeForce Go 6150 for the Budget Gamer

While Integrated Graphics Parts (IGPs) are often derided for lack of performance and inability for use in gaming, this analysis might not be entirely true or fair. In this[...]

News Bits: AMD M690 Mobile Platform Released, Apple BootCamp now Supports Vista

Vista support added to Bootcamp 1.2 and other enhancementsAMD unveils new M690 mobile platform with enhanced Vista supportMicrosoft claim of 20 million Vista sales doesn't add upDell to pre-install Linux[...]

Laptop Battery Life: How Wireless Affects Power Consumption

There's a lot of factors that come into play when considering notebook battery life. In a multi-part series we'll look at some of these factors individually. Part one[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad T61

The ThinkPad T61 will be available with the new Intel Santa Rosa processor platform. It will feature a 15″ version and 14.1″ version, both in widescreen options. Nvidia dedicated graphics[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad T61 Series Coming in May

Members of the forum have been calling in to Lenovo sales reps and probing for information on the upcoming ThinkPad T61 notebook series. According to members there, reps[...]

Current Notebook and Tech Deals (Updated 3/31/2007)

New Dell Coupon Codes for up to 25% Off, Expire 4/4/07!HP Compaq Presario C502US - $449.99Inspiron 640m notebook Dual Core 1.6GHz 14.1in 1GB 160GB DVD+-RW Vista $699 shippedAcer Aspire AS3690[...]