June 2005 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for June 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 June of 2005

Below are the 62 Notebook/Laptop articles for June of 2005

Computex: Acer Ferrari 4000 (pics)

I decided to travel halfway around the world to the Computex show in Taipei, Taiwan to be able to see the AMD Turion 64 powered Acer Ferrari 4000 notebook and[...]

Acer Aspire 5020 Series AMD Turion 64 Notebook Review (pics, specs) – FOLLOW-UP

I was more or less ready to buy an Acer Aspire 1690 series Pentium M notebook, when AMD announced the competing Turion 64 CPU and Acer announced the Aspire 5020[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 6/1/2005 – 6/3/2005

Dell Inspiron up to $750 Off Coupon Codes (expires 6/8/05 @ 6:00 a.m. CST) UPDATED 6/3/2005Compaq X6000 2.8GHz 256MB 40GB 17" $1049 SimpleDrive 250GB External USB 2.0 Drive $169 IBM[...]

Computex Taipei Notebook Picture Roundup

I was at Computex Taipei this week talking to all the notebook manufacturer representatives that were at the show and seeing what they have in the works. This show[...]

Computex Pictures Part 2

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HP L2000 Special Edition Notebook Image Tour

HP announced the L2000 special edition notebook a couple of weeks ago. This notebook will carry the Lance Armstrong Foundation's LiveStrong branding. The notebook will have the AMD[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 6/5/2005 – 6/7/20005

Dell Inspiron up to $750 Off Coupon Codes (expires 6/8/05 @ 6:00 a.m. CST)Dell Small Business 25% Off Notebook Hard Drive Coupon CodeCompaq X6000 2.8GHz 256MB 40GB 17" $1049 Dell[...]

IBM X41 Tablet PC Announced

The FCC slipped up and released pictures of the IBM/Lenovo X41 Tablet PC a few weeks ago. We had actually test drove the device months ago and had to bit[...]

Dell Inspiron 6000 Review (pics, specs)

A few weeks ago I was asked by my parents to find a laptop for my brother to use. Like my Sony GRZ630 a few years ago, this new system[...]

United Airlines to Offer Domestic In-Flight WiFi

United Airlines has announced a partnership with Verizon to provide domestic in-flight WiFi access. The FAA has already granted United permission to add the hardware to their aircraft, the last[...]

Dell.com $750 Off $1499 Notebook Coupon Deal for 6/7/2005 – 6/10/2005

Dell has issued a $750 off coupon code that is valid for tomorrow (6/7) starting at 8:00 a.m. CST and expiring at 6:00 a.m. CST on 6/10. Limited quantity[...]

Seattle Tops Chart of Most Un-Wired Cities (top 100 cities list)

Intel has just released their list of most Un-wired cities in America and Seattle has taken the top spot away from San Francisco, last year's winner. Intel credits the continued[...]

Gateway M680 Review (pics, specs)

I was so pleased with the first Gateway notebook I reviewed (the Gateway M460) that I was delighted to get the opportunity to review Gateways' top of the line multimedia[...]

Kensington Contour Overnight Notebook Roller Review (pics)

The Kensington Contour Overnight Notebook Roller is a high quality carry-on sized piece of luggage designed to securely hold and protect nearly any sized notebook plus at least a nights'[...]


The perfect combination of size and performance.

Gateway M250

The portability of a lightweight notebook plus the productivity of a widescreen display. The M250 Series delivers optimal performance without any tradeoffs. Get all the screen space you need in[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad X41 Tablet

Weighing 3.5 pounds, the ThinkPad X41 Tablet is significantly lighter than the HP Compaq tc4200 and similar in dimensions to the Motion M1400 Tablet PC. It also offers the kind[...]

LG LM70 Review (pics, specs)

LG is aiming for the premium thin and light notebook segment with the LM70. This is the first notebook that I have tested that really takes Intel's updated Centrino platform[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 6/8/2005 – 6/10/2005

Dell.com $750 Off $1499 Notebook Coupon EXPIREDNEW Dell Coupon codes for 6/9 - 6/14Amazon: Kensington 15.4in Notebook Carrying Case $28 shipped After RebateDell UltraSharp 2005FPW 20.1in LCD Monitor $449 shippedMicro[...]

Portable One MX vs. IBM ThinkPad T43 Review (pics, specs)

This review will highlight my personal opinions on both the IBM ThinkPad T43 and Portable One MX laptops and I will compare the two on a variety of categories, as[...]

Asus W3V Review (pics, specs)

The Asus W3V is a jack-of-all-trades notebook. It combines portablility (5 lbs), power (Sonoma 1.86 Ghz CPU 533mhz FSB, ATi X600 64mg), and beauty (aluminum and carbon fiber casing) into[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals 6/11/2005 – 6/13/2005

New Dell Coupon Codes for up to $750 Off Expires 6/14/2005 6:00 a.m.Circuit City Compaq Presario M2010US $499.99Amazon: Kensington 15.4in Notebook Carrying Case $28 shipped After RebateMicro Center: Acer Aspire[...]

Dell Inspiron 9300 Review (pics, specs)

The Inspiron 9300 is Dell's 17" widescreen notebook for the home and small office market , competitively priced it offers the most value (and maybe plastic) for your dollar than[...]

Apple PowerBook Review (pics, specs)

The Powerbook is Apple's desktop replacement style notebook, but unlike most PC notebooks in this category, the Powerbook is not bulky, nor is it thick and heavy. In fact, the[...]

Asus W3V

HP Compaq nx8200 / nc8200 Series Review (pics, specs)

The HP Compaq nx8220 notebook is one of HP's new offerings to the small-to-medium business market that sports a newly redesigned look and upgraded features. The nx8220 effectively replaces[...]

Acer Ferrari 4000

Acer goes from the brilliant red design of the Acer Ferrari 3000 to a more conservative but just as sleek black checkered design. It retains some of the cool-looking red[...]

Tom Bihn Buzz Notebook Case Review (pics)

The Tom Bihn Buzz is a sling-style notebook backpack that really challenged what I thought a notebook backpack should be. It's very small, designed to carry just the essentials. I've[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 6/14/05 – 6/16/05

Dell Coupon Codes for up to $750 Off Expires 6/21/2005 UPDATEDAmazon: Kensington 15.4in Notebook Carrying Case $28 shipped After RebateAmazon: $100-$150 rebate on Apple notebooks, iBook 1.2GHz 12.1in 256MB 30GB[...]

News Bits: New Toshibas, HP AMD Offerings, i6000 Driver Updates, Tecra M4

Bunch of new Toshiba Notebooks AnnouncedHP Integrates AMD Processors into more NotebooksToshiba Tecra M4 Tablet PC / Notebook Convertible First LookDell Inspiron 6000 New Drivers for those with X300 Graphics[...]

Dell Latitude D410 Review (pics, specs)

The Dell Latitude D410 is a 12.1" screen portable business laptop. It shares some similarities with the ultra light Latitude X1, such as having the same 12.1" screen[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook B6000

The LifeBook B6000 series features ong battery life and a sleek ultraportable design with an intuitive touch screen to speed navigation through applications.

Notebook and Tech Deals for 6/17/2005 – 6/19/2005

Dell Coupon Codes for up to $750 Off Expires 6/21/2005 6:00 a.m.Dell Home Hot Electronics and accessory couponsDell UltraSharp 2001FP 20.1" Digital LCD $464 Office Depot: Compaq M2010 Notebook 1.3GHz[...]

HP nc6230 Review (pics, specs)

The Hewlett Packard nc6230 is more tool than toy. This is not the kind of bling bling notebook you see people conspicuously flaunting at your local Starbucks. It's a[...]

Acer TravelMate C310

Acer’s fourth-generation tablet PC, the TravelMate C310 packs the latest Intel Centrino mobile technology, DDR2 533MHz memory, state-of-the-art PCI Express bus architecture, and a host of other productivity-enhancing features into[...]

Compaq Presario R4000 Review (pics, specs)

I recently arrived on the market for a new Notebook PC that would be able to make quick work of demanding graphic suites (i.e. Adobe, Dreamweaver, InDesign, etc.) as I[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 6/20/2005 – 6/22/2005

Dell Coupon Codes for up to $750 Off Expires 6/21/2005 6:00 a.m.IBM ThinkPad T42 $1211.99Dell Home Hot Electronics and accessory couponsATI TV Wonder External USB 2.0 Tuner Card $60 Amazon:[...]

Mac Mini Review (pics, specs)

The Mac Mini isn't a notebook by any means. It's questionable as to whether you'd call it a desktop computer either. I was going to buy a laptop,[...]

Solid State Disk (SSD) to Replace Your Hard Drive

Think you're staying on top of the game with your spiffy new 5,400RPM or 7200RPM hard drive in your Notebook? Think again!

Asus Z70v Review (pics, specs)

I'm extremely pleased with my Asus Z70v. It's the best notebook I've ever owned. I wouldn't recommend it if you're in the market for a big, graphics devouring, desktop replacement[...]

Dell.com $750 Off $1499 Notebook Coupon Deal for 6/21/2005 – 6/23/2005

Dell has issued a $750 off coupon code that is valid for tomorrow (6/21) starting at 8:00 a.m. CST and expiring at 6:00 a.m. CST on 6/23. Limited quantity[...]

Fujitsu P7000 (P7010D) Review (pics, specs)

With the LifeBook P7010 Fujitsu was the first to refresh their ultra portable line with Intel's newest 1.2 GHz ultra low voltage Pentium Mobile chip. The P7010 stacks up well[...]

Intel’s Ultra-Mobile Notebook Concept Design

Intel is constantly working on concept designs to showcase their chips and other hardware. These designs often push limits and aren't intended to reach mass production; but intended to inspire[...]

Asus Z70

Toshiba Tecra A5

See the big business picture with the Tecra A5. This affordable notebook features a 14.0 diagonal wide-screen display designed to provide 25% more viewable information — enhancing side-by-side document or[...]

Toshiba Satellite M60

Get ready to replace your desktop PC and boost your multimedia capabilities! The Satellite M60 has a speedy processor to effortlessly handle today’s most robust applications, while harman kardon speakers[...]

LG LS50 Review (pics, specs)

The LG LS50 is a 15" screen notebook series using the Intel Pentium M processor and a dedicated ATI Mobility video card. The LS50 series aims for performance computing[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 6/23/2005 – 6/25/2005

NEW Dell.com $600 and $750 off Coupon Codes (exp. 6/30/2005)NEW $400 off Latitude Notebooks $1599+ (expires 6/26)Half Life 2 PC Game For $28 Shipped IBM ThinkPad T42 $1254.99Dell Home Electronics[...]

News Bits: New AMD Turion Stuff, Fujitsu N6210, X41 Tablet PC First Thoughts

AMD Turion ML-40 2.2GHz Processor Announced and Available, New HP Turion NotebookNew Fujitsu N6210 / N6110 17" Widescreen Laptops AvailableIBM ThinkPad X41 Tablet PC First ThoughtsPROPortable.com Receives Award from AsusDell[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 6/26/2005 – 6/28/2005

New Toshiba M35X for $499 HOT! Dell.com $600 and $750 off Coupon Codes (exp. 6/30/2005)Rare $500 off Latitude Notebooks $1599+ (expires 6/26)CompUSA: Sony VAIO FS620/W Notebook Centrino 1.6GHz $1000[...]

HP L2000

Optimized for performance and mobility, the special-edition notebook L2000 PC features a new processor from AMD, a unique design bearing the LIVESTRONG message, and Lance Armstrong’s autograph as a tribute[...]

HP Pavilion ze2000t

The Pavilion ze2000 will help you discover, create, and enjoy rich multimedia, whether you’re at home or off on your latest adventure. Get great views from the large 15″ display.[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook S7010 / S7020 Review (pics, specs)

Since buying the Fujitsu LifeBook S7010 notebook in early June, Fujitsu has refreshed the line, and the LifeBook S7020 is now the most current model. The overall design is still[...]

Laptops at Digital Experience Show NYC Roundup (pics)

We attended a media event tonight in which companies such as Gateway, IBM / Lenovo, HP, AMD, Targus and Toshiba were showing off their latest products. Following are a[...]

Nokia 770 Internet Tablet

Go ahead – move the Web! With the Nokia 770 Internet Tablet you can browse your favorite sites and catch up on your email – from right where you are.[...]

Compaq Presario R4000 Review (pics, specs)

I am a seminary grad student and work in graphics web development for my school. I also do a good bit of freelance web work on the side. So, when[...]

Nokia Gamer Xplorer X64-9900

Cyberpower Gamer Xplorer X64-9000

Cyberpower Xplorer X64

AMD Mobile Athlon 64 Processor Up to 3200+ with AMD PowerNow! Technology 1600MHz System Bus Using HyperTransport Technology

Cyberpower Xplorer X64

Cyberpower Xplorer X5

Kensington Contour Notebook Backpack Review (pics)

The Kensington Contour Backpack won't be pushing any envelopes of fashion or edginess, but it's a high-quality, very usable, and comfortable backpack. The Contour has a ton of space[...]