June 2007 Notebook/Laptop Articles

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

Below are the 83 Notebook/Laptop articles for June of 2007

Dell XPS M2010 Review

The Dell XPS M2010 is Dell's largest and most fully featured notebook computer. While people argue whether or not it truly qualifies as a notebook, in my opinion, it forms[...]

LoJack for Laptops Security Review

LoJack for Laptops is an easy to use anti-theft security software that promises to aid you and police in recovering your laptop should it get stolen. At $49.99 for[...]

How to Use an XBox Controller as a Media Center Remote

Some of today's larger notebooks can serve well as media center systems. But if they don't offer a wireless remote control, it's hard to control them from a distance.[...]

Most Popular Laptops for May 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[...]

Current Notebook and Tech Deals (Updated 6/3/2007)

Dell Coupon Codes for up to $500 Off, Expire 6/8Toshiba Satellite A135-S2386 15.4in Notebook T2080 DVD+-RW Vista Basic $500Compaq F557US 15.4in Notebook Sempron 3500+ 100GB $419 ARHP tx1000z Notebook TL-50[...]

Dell XPS M1330

The Dell XPS M1330 is a 13.3″ screen ultraportable from Dell that uses the new Intel Santa Rosa platform, has a dedicated NVidia 8400GM video card, built-in web camera, slot[...]

Cooler Master X Craft 350 eSATA Enclosure Review

I'm always between my permanent home and my temporary home whether I'm at university or on a co-op job. Consequently, I've come to find that an external hard drive is[...]

News Bits: HP Says No to Intel Turbo Memory, Sandisk Announces 64GB SSD, New PortableOne SXS37

HP rejects use of Intel Turbo MemorySanDisk announces availability of 64GB SSDMan fined for using coffee shop WiFiPortableOne Releases Santa Rosa Platform SXS37 13.3" screen notebook

Dell Inspiron 1501 Review

Dell introduced its first AMD based system, the Inspiron 1501, about half a year ago, which has become one of the best selling notebooks in its economic segment. The Inspiron[...]

Toshiba Launches New Portege R500 and Tecra M8

Toshiba's Digital Products Division today announced the Port g R500 Series ultraportable notebook computer and the new Tecra M8.

Toshiba Portege R500

The Toshiba Portege R500 is a 12.1″ ultraportable notebook that has an Intel Core 2 Duo ultra low voltage processor and weighs in at only 2.4lbs with optical drive.

Apple MacBook Pro Updates with Intel Santa Rosa and LED Backlit screen

Apple has today announced an update to their high-end Apple MacBook Pro notebook. The 15-inch inch version will also offer an LED backlit screen for even backlighting and lower power[...]

HP 530

The HP 530 is a budget notebook from HP that offers a Celeron or Core Duo processor.

News Bits: Nvidia 8800 Graphics for Notebooks, Asus Eec PC 701 $199 Laptop, Toshiba Pushing HD-DVD

Nvidia to release 8800 for notebooksToshiba to push HD DVD format with laptopsAsustek and Intel Demonstrate $199 Eec PC 701 Classmate LaptopHitachi now shipping 250GB notebook hard drive

Via Unveils Design for Ultraportable Laptop to be Sold by Packard Bell

Chip maker Via Technologies has created a reference design for a laptop that it believes is small enough to compare to a handheld computer. Packard Bell will sell this[...]

Sony VAIO TX850p Review

I've always liked small, pretty things. That's what drew me to the Sony VAIO TX850p, a sleek little notebook from Sony's ultraportable VAIO TX line. It appears that Sony wishes[...]

Asus F9

The Asus F9 is a 12.1″ ultraportable notebook

Apple MacBook Pro 15″ with Intel Santa Rosa Review

We'll be taking a look at Apple's MacBook Pro, to be specific the most recently updated model as of June 5th, 2007. The MacBook Pro line is aimed at the[...]

Lenovo N200 Review

The Lenovo N200 is a refreshing update to the previous N100 line, with enhancements such as the Santa Rosa chipset, double the dedicated video memory, express card instead of PC-card,[...]

News Bits: Wireless Power, Lenovo X60 Tablets at the NBA Finals, MSI Features Turbo Overclock Button

Scientists find way to charge and power electronic devices wirelesslyMSI notebook features Turbo overclock buttonHP number one notebook brand in EuropeThinkPads power NBA statistis and media

Averatec 1579

This Averatec notebook delivers powerful dual-core processing in an ultra-thin, ultra-light form factor that weighs just over four pounds. Run multiple applications simultaneously. Enjoy music, movies and photos. Or play[...]

Averatec 2300

The Averatec 2300 Series is a full-featured notebook, combining powerful dual-core processing with infotainment capabilities in an ultra-portable, ultra-light form factor. The 2371 comes pre-installed with Windows Vista Home Premium[...]

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Sager NP9260 First Thoughts (pics, video)

The Sager NP9260 is a big notebook that has correspondingly big power. Configurable with dual NVidia 7950 GTX graphic cards, three hard drives and an Intel Core 2 Extreme[...]

LapWorks Aluminum Desktop Stand Review

Having a laptop as my primary computer, and being on the go constantly, I needed something to help my wrists out and keep Carpal Tunnel far, far away. I needed[...]

Dell Latitude D630 Review

The Latitude D630 is Dell's latest update to the D620, a light-weight business class machine. The Dell D630 comes with the very anticipated Santa Rosa platform but is visually the[...]

Dell Inspiron 1520

The Dell Inspiron 1520 is a 15.4″ screen notebook that has Intel’s new Santa Rosa processor platform. The 1520 offer multiple color configurations and also comes with a built-in web[...]


The Sony VAIO CR is a 14.1″ screen notebook with the new Intel Santa Rosa platform on board. It comes in various color designs and is great for multimedia on[...]

Sony announces the VAIO CR series

Sony today introduced a new line of thin, lightweight notebooks with stylish looks and available in five glossy colors. The Sony VAIO CR notebooks are aimed at younger users interested[...]

Dell Latitude D531 Review

The Dell Latitude D531 is a business notebook for the price conscious. As such, some trade offs are made in order to reduce the price. Essentially, you get a slightly[...]

News Bits: Velocity Micro Enters Circuit City, Apple Announces Safari on Windows, No Quad Core for NP9260

Velocity Micro to launch computers at Circuit City this summerSager NP9260 (Clevo D900) not available with quad-coreApple announces Safari browser for WindowsMSI to ship 800,000 plus OEM notebooks in 2007

Geek Squad City Tour

Kentucky is known for horse racing, Louisville slugger baseball bats and blue grass. Maybe laptop repair central should be added to that list as we found out on a[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad T61 Order Woes

Not that this is a new phenomenon, Lenovo has had a history of painful order delays on new laptops in the past, but the latest entry in this saga[...]

Toshiba Satellite P200 Review

Toshiba's P200-MB105C is a 17" desktop replacement model targeted at the mainstream PC user: small office/home office and students. Take a look at this detailed review of the P100's replacement.[...]

Nvidia officially launches the GeForce 8700M GT

For those who haven't heard the news or read our forum threads, Nvidia has announced its latest and highest performance DirectX 10 mobile GPU, the 8700M GT.

News Bits: AMD Griffin and Puma, Clevo Grows, Microsoft Security Updates

Clevo expects to ship 800,000 notebooks in 2007AMD's next-gen mobile platform explored: Griffin and PumaMicrosoft posts latest security bulletin for June

HP Compaq 6510b Review

The 14.1" HP Compaq 6510b notebook is one of eight or so Balanced Mobility business machines currently being offered by HP. The 6510b is much like the[...]

Elgato Turbo.264 Media Encoding Accelerator Review

If you're thinking about buying a new Mac to speed up your music or video encoding experience, Elgato has come to the rescue with an accelerator that breathes new life[...]

Gateway MT6451 Review

The Gateway MT6451 is one of Gateway's entry level retail versions from their M series notebook line. Though it comes in at a budget price point of $699, it packs[...]

Dell Inspiron 1420

The Dell Inspiron 1420 is a 14.1″ widescreen laptop that uses the Intel Santa Rosa platform. It offers Nvidia 8400m graphics and up to 4GB of RAM.

Dell Inspiron 1720

The Dell Inspiron 1720 is a 17″ widescreen desktop replacement notebook that uses the new Intel Santa Rosa platform. The 1720 can be configured with up to an Nvidia 8600m[...]

Dell Confirms Upcoming XPS M1330 and Dell Inspiron 1420, 1520 and 1720 Laptops

Not that anybody who keeps on top of laptop rumors will be surprised to know, but it's now somewhat more "official" that the Dell XPS M1330 and Inspiron 1420, 1520[...]

Dell Inspiron 1521

The Inspiron 1521 is a 15.4″ screen AMD based laptop.

Dell Inspiron 1721

The Dell Inspiron 1721 is a 17″ screen AMD based laptop.

Lenovo 3000 V200 Review

The Lenovo V200 replaces the V100 as the top-of-the-line model in the Lenovo 3000 series of budget-priced ultraportables. The 12.1-inch widescreen isn't as thin and light as competing ultraportable notebooks,[...]

Toshiba Tecra M8

Optimized for Windows Vista and powered by proven Intel Centrino Duo processor technology, including Core 2 Duo processors, Tecra M8 balances exceptional portability with overall size, enabling users to effortlessly[...]

News Bits: Lenovo ThinkPad Reserve Unveiled, Safari Reaches 1M Downloads, ThinkPad R61 Meets Motorcycle

Lenovo introduces ThinkPad Reserve EditionApple Safari browser reaches 1 million downloadsThinkPad R61 run over by motorcycleBlockbuster chooses Blu-ray; huge blow to HD DVD supporters

Toshiba Portege R500 Ultraportable First Thoughts Review (Video)

Toshiba recently announced the

Toshiba Satellite X205 and Friends to Have HD-DVD and Dolby Surround

Toshiba today announced the new 17" screen Satellite X205 / X200 notebook that will have the NVidia 8700m graphics card, an HD-DVD optical drive, Dolby Surround Theater sound, 1080i resolution[...]

Toshiba Satellite X305

The Toshiba Satellite X305 is a 17-inch screen gaming notebook with the Intel Santa Rosa platform and Nvidia 8700m graphics card.

Toshiba Satellite A215

The Toshiba Satellite A215 is a 15.4″ screen AMD powered laptop.

Lexar ExpressCard SSD Review

The Lexar ExpressCard is a solid state drive (SSD) that is available in 4GB, 8GB, and 16GB capacities. This offering from Lexar provides additional storage space, a place to[...]

News Bits:Gateway Battery Recall, Intel Processor Roadmap, New Samsung Hard Drives

Gateway recalls notebook batteries due to risk of fireIntel's summer notebook processor roadmap revealedVerizon Wireless available on full line of Panasonic ToughbooksSamsung introduces highest capacity 1.8-inch hard drive

Lenovo ThinkPad X61 Review

The Lenovo ThinkPad X61 is an ultraportable business laptop geared to individuals who demand the best. Like its larger brothers of the ThinkPad line, it shares all of the same[...]

iSkin SOHO Protective Sleeve Review

iSkin is best known for their protective iPod cases, but now they are aiming to protect your Mac notebook with their new line of SOHO laptop protective sleeves. The SOHO[...]

Sony VAIO SZ Review (Japanese Version)

The Sony VAIO SZ series of thin and light notebooks, available in a range of specifications with nVidia graphics and Intel dual core processors, offers an impressive set features in[...]

Current Notebook and Tech Deals (Updated 6/21/2007)

Dell Coupon Codes for up to $500 Off, Expire 6/25Today Only (6/21) -- Dell XPS M1210 $899HP $200 off $999+ Coupon Code For Customizable NotebooksAmazon: Intel Turbo Memory Card 1GB[...]

Sager NP9260 Full Review

The Sager NP9260 is an extraordinarily large desktop replacement notebook aimed primarily at the gaming crowd. It features desktop-class Core 2 Duo processors, an expansive 17" widescreen display, and up[...]

Systemax Pursuit 4155 Review

The Systemax Pursuit 4155, available exclusively at TigerDirect.com, is a series of budget notebooks providing Intel Core 2 Duo performance and a range of extras. Available in multiple configurations, the[...]

Current Notebook and Tech Deals (Updated 6/22/2007)

Dell Coupon Codes for up to $500 Off, Expire 6/25Today Only (6/21) -- Dell XPS M1210 $899HP $200 off $999+ Coupon Code For Customizable NotebooksAmazon: Intel Turbo Memory Card 1GB[...]

Clevo D901C Review

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Toshiba Tecra M9

The flagship of Toshiba’s innovative Tecra notebook family, the Tecra M9 Series is a superlative blend of performance, durability and data security, designed for productivity-minded professionals. Powered by Intel Centrino[...]

News Bits: 10 Most Important Laptops, LG X-Note S900, New Logitech Notebook Stands

The 10 most important laptops of all timeLG to release X-Note S900 19" notebookLogitech introduces new Alto notebook stands

Lexar JumpDrive Secure II Plus USB Flash Drive Review

The Lexar JumpDrive Secure II series replaces the previous Secure line of USB thumb drives by offering a visual capacity meter in addition to the standard security software. This[...]

Gateway MT6705 Review

The Gateway MT6705 is a 15.4" screen budget notebook from Gateway that's offered in several retail stores in the U.S. The MT6705 has a Pentium dual core processor, 1GB[...]

Dell Latitude D430 Coming July 2nd

According to the Dell Taiwan site the Latitude D430 ultraportable notebook, the follow-on to the Latitude D420, will be available on July 2nd. The good news is that it[...]

Dell Latitude D430

The Dell Latitude D430 is a 12.1″ screen ultraportable notebook with the Core 2 Duo processor and SSD hard drive option.

Hasta La Vista, Vista

Before you smash your Vista-based PC after the latest Windows disaster, rest easy knowing you're not alone. With a follow-up op/ed on Microsoft Vista, Dustin provides an overview on Vista's[...]

News Bits: Samsung Mass Producing 64GB SSD, Fujitsu T8140, HP 2510p Now Available

Samsung starts mass production of 64GB Flash SSDNew Fujitsu T8140 Tablet PC coming soonToshiba Satellite X200 with GeForce 8700M uncoveredAlienware Area-51 M9750 SLI Core 2 Duo gaming notebook now available

Dell Announces New Inspiron Notebooks and Desktops

Dell today has unveiled its next generation of Inspiron laptops. The Inspiron 1420, Inspiron 1520 and Inspiron 1720 are all powered by Intel's new Santa Rosa platform while the Inspiron[...]

Dell XPS M1330 First Look Review (Video)

Dell recently announced the XPS M1330 a 13.3" widescreen ultraportable and ultra sexy notebook that uses the Intel Santa Rosa platform. Equipped with an available dedicated Nvidia 8400m graphics, slot[...]

Sager NP9260

Tom Bihn Buzz Sling Bag Review

Brian spent several weeks with the new Buzz sling bag from Tom Bihn. Read his review to see if sling is king.

Sony VAIO TZ Review

The Sony VAIO TZ is an 11.1" screen ultraportable notebook that uses an Intel Core 2 Duo processor. This notebook is currently only available in Japan but can be[...]

Belkin SATA II ExpressCard Review

Thanks to high transfer speeds and compatibility eSATA devices are quickly becoming the the solution for our ever increasing need for storage. Take a look at our in-depth review to[...]

Toshiba Satellite X205

The Toshiba Satellite X205 is a 17″ screen gaming notebook with the Intel Santa Rosa platform and Nvidia 8700m graphics card.

News Bits: Toshiba Santa Rosa Notebooks, Dell to Offer Free Online Storage, LED Backlighting Growth

Toshiba announces new Santa Rosa notebooksDell bundles online storage with new XPS, Inspiron desktops and notebooksLED backlighting use in notebooks to reach 30% in 2008T-Mobile introduces HotSpot@Home

Asus F3sv-A1 Review

The Asus name has been synonymous with quality notebooks, and the F3sv-A1 certainly exemplifies it. The F3sv-A1 is a replacement for the previous F3j line of notebooks, sporting a new[...]

Dell Precision M4300

The Dell Precision M4300 is a 15.4″ screen workstation laptop that has an Nvidia OpenGL graphics card and Intel Santa Rosa platform.

Dell Officially Announces Precision M4300 and Latitude D430

Last week the Latitude D430 was leaked on a Dell Taiwan website, but today Dell has more officially announced this notebook along with a new workstation style laptop, the Dell[...]

Asus G2S-A1 Review

The Asus G2S-A1 is a desktop replacement gaming notebook with attitude. Donovan Christoffer provides a user review of this 17.1" beast and gives us a first-hand view of what this[...]

News Bits: Inspiron 1420N Runs Linux, PC Market Growing Fast, Fujitsu P8420

PC market projections revised: '07 will be better than '06Notebook makers thinking twice about 12", 13.3" notebooksDell Inspiron 1420N runs Ubuntu 7.04 Linux

Matrox DualHead2Go Digital Edition Review

Do you wish you could browse the web on one screen while editing photos on another? Did you ever wish you could watch three HD movies at the same time?[...]