September 2005 Notebook/Laptop Articles

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

Below are the 55 Notebook/Laptop articles for September of 2005

Intel Centrino Guide

Intel's Centrino platform is, as of the time of this article, the premier notebook platform. Essentially a marketing initiative, the Centrino brand denotes three things: 1) Pentium M Processor 2)[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals 9/1/2005 – 9/3/2005

Dell.com 35% Off, $750 off and 40% Off Dell Inspiron Coupon Codes UPDATED 9/2Buy.com: Targus PA248U Tornado Notebook Chill Pad $19 shippedDell Home Electronics and Accessories Coupon CodesLenovo / IBM[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook P1500

Whether you’re toting this tiny convertible to a customer site, visiting patients, or running from meeting to meeting, the LifeBook P1500D notebook offers you the comfort and ease of a[...]

Fujitsu Siemens Amilo M3438 / M4438 Review (pics, specs)

The Fujitsu-Siemens Amilo M3438 / M4438 is a new 17" glossy screen desktop replacement notebook suitable for gaming due to the NVidia Go 6800 card and fast Pentium M that[...]

IBM ThinkPad T42 Review (pics, specs)

The IBM ThinkPad T42 is a portable style laptop can be purchased with a 14.1" or 15.0" screen. Although the T43 is out as the update to the T42,[...]

Asus Z70A Review (pics, specs)

The ASUS Z70A lies somewhere in the middle of the ASUS notebook line and can thus be called an addition to the crowded mainstream/desktop replacement notebook market. Unlike[...]

News Bits: New Sony VAIO S580, Electrovaya Review, Notebook Stickers, Averatec 3700

Sony releases VAIO S580 with new cooling mechanismElectrovaya SC3000 Tablet PC ReviewPoll Results from Getting advertising stickers off of notebooksNew Gateway S Series Business Class Notebooks -- S-7700, S-7500 and[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook S2110 Review (pics, specs)

The Fujitsu LifeBook S2110 is a thin-and-light laptop with a 13.3" CrystalView (glossy) display and is powered by the AMD Turion 64 MT-28 processor. It is the same size[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 9/5/2005 – 9/7/2005

40% Off Dell Coupon Code (expires 9/15/2005) UPDATED 9/6Save over $210 On Customizable HP dv1000 Notebook, Starts at $749Dell.com $750 and 30% Off Dell Inspiron Coupon Codes UPDATED 9/6(expire 9/7/2005)Toshiba[...]

Averatec 4200 Review (pics, specs)

Averatec calls their 4200 series notebook "not too big, not too small...just perfect." For mobile users who want great portability but a more practical screen size and keyboard (and[...]

Notebook Video Graphics Card Guide

I can say with absolute certainty that if there's one subject that's resulted in an obscene amount of confusion for notebook buyers, graphics are it. I remember the halcyon days[...]

Protect Covers Screen and Keyboard Cover Reviews (pics)

I received two products from "Protect Covers" to review. I was sent, directly from the company, one keyboard cover and one screen protector. These products, sold separately, are designed to[...]

Acer TravelMate 2410

The Acer TravelMate 2410 Series continues Acer’s drive to set new standards in affordable mobile technology for self-employed professionals and small and medium-sized companies. Powered by Intel Celeron M processors[...]

Acer Aspire 9500

Notebook and Tech Deals for 9/8/2005 – 9/10/2005

NOW 45% Off Dell Coupon Code (expires 9/15/2005) UPDATED 9/10Dell.com $750 and 30% Off Dell Inspiron Coupon Codes (expire 9/15/2005)Save over $210 On Customizable HP dv1000 Notebook, Starts at $749OGIO[...]

Notebook Video Graphics Guide Part 2: FAQ and Video Lineage Guide

This guide is a supplement to my existing notebook video graphics guide and answers some questions that went unanswered there. Additionally, I am answering a few of the questions that[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook T4010 Notebook / Tablet PC Review (pics, specs)

The Fujitsu LifeBook T4010 is a Tablet PC notebook convertible device. Fujitsu has more than 60 % of the worldwide Tablet PC market-share and they have been in this[...]

News Bits: New Sharp M4000, Paint Your Laptop, 7 Types of Windows Vista , Flash Memory HD?

New Sharp WideNote M4000 Widescreen 13.3" NotebookLaptop Branding Service - Paint Your Laptop Any ColorWindows Vista to Have Seven Versions in Two CategoriesFlash Memory to replace regular HD memory?

Sharp M4000

Medion Akoya EX Review (pics, specs)

Medion is a new player on the North American notebook market. Based in Germany, this manufacturer recently released a new lineup consisting of three notebooks -- Akoya LS (12.1"), Akoya[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 9/12/2005 – 9/14/2005

45% Off Dell Coupon Code (expires 9/15/2005)Dell.com $750 and 30% Off Dell Inspiron Coupon Codes (expire 9/15/2005)Toshiba Satellite M50-S418 Celeron 1.4GHz 14" Notebook $849Sony VAIO FS630 Pentium M 740 for[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad Z Series Announced (pics)

Lenovo (formerly IBM PCs) today announced the new widescreen ThinkPad Z series of notebooks will be available on September 20. The Z series will come in two flavors, the[...]

Dell Inspiron XPS2 Review (pics, specs)

I feel that the Dell Inspiron XPS Gen. 2 is the best notebook I have used and is also the best gaming notebook currently on the market. It offers[...]

Medion Akoya EX

Targus Universal Notebook Docking Station With Video Review (pics)

While many notebook buyers are getting large desktop replacement units destined to spend most of their lives on a desk, most of us still buy a notebook with the intention[...]

News Bits: Gateway Buyout?, Nokia Internet Tablet, Sony FS790, Sony VAIO FJ

Gateway in Trouble Financially -- Second U.S. PC Maker to Be Bought Out?Nokia 770 Internet TabletSony VAIO FS-790 LaunchedNew Sony VAIO Slimline 14" Screen FJ SeriesIntel Chips Cost $40 to[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 9/15/2005 – 9/17/2005

Toshiba Satellite M50-S418 Celeron 1.4GHz 14" Notebook $849HP ZE2000Z AMD Notebook $569 at HPShopping.comAcer Aspire 5002WLMi Turion 64 Notebook $955Sony VAIO FS630 Pentium M 740 for $1000more...

ASUS Z70Va Review (pics, specs)

The ASUS z70va is a laptop that suits students as a mobile desktop replacement -- with a fast Pentium M processor, 15.4" WXGA 1680 x 1280 matte screen, under 6.5[...]

Hewlett Packard Pavilion ZV6000 Review (pics, specs)

I use my computers for a wide range of work -- office tasks such as word-processing, photo editing and graphics, as well as desktop publishing. However, my work has[...]

Sony VAIO BX Series

The new Sony VAIO BX series, which replaces the B series introduced just last year, includes a number of firsts for a Sony laptop. The business-focused models are the first[...]

Averatec 3700 Series

The 3700 Series has a unique, clean and sleek, brilliant white shell, and at 4 lbs. it is an ultra lightweight notebook with improved battery life, significantly faster speed and[...]

Sony VAIO TX Series

Sony is drawing oohs and aahs once again with its coolest ultraportable yet, the Sony VAIO VGN-TX670P. Like its predecessor, the VAIO VGN-T350P, this laptop integrates Cingular’s EDGE 3G WAN[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 9/18/2005 – 9/20/2005

Dell.com 35% Off Coupon Code For Inspiron 9300, 6000, 700m NEW! (9/20)Dell.com 35% Off Inspiron Notebook Coupon CodeHP zv6000 Notebook $499.99 After Rebate HOT!Buy.com: Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS[...]

News Bits: Sony VAIO TX, Dell XPS M170, Inspiron 9400?, Dell and Verizon, PowerBook Update

New Sony VAIO TX Ultraportable Announced for U.S.Dell Inspiron XPS M170 Coming Soon -- Possible Dell Inspiron 9400?Dell and Verizon Announce Partnership to Integrate EV-DO into Dell NotebooksApple PowerBook Updates[...]

Averatec 3700 Series Notebook Review (pics, specs)

Averatec has totally refreshed the design of their 12" notebook line with their 3700 series, which continues Averatec's trend of offering great specifications at a bargain price. This time,[...]

HP Pavilion dv1000 Review (pics, specs)

The HP dv1000 is a great lightweight widescreen notebook at a great price. It travels easily has a great keyboard and does all the things it's supposed to with a[...]

Targus Global Executive Backpack Review (pics)

Targus is well known for the various notebook and computer accessories they sell, and of these they're probably best known for their quality carrying cases and backpacks. Targus recently[...]

News Bits: Inspiron XPS ML170 Available, VAIO TX Available, Dell & Cingular, Intel Dual-Core Marketing

Dell Inspiron XPS ML170 Available at Dell.co.ukSony to Fire 10,000 People, But At Least The New VAIO TX and BX are Available NowDell and HP to Include EVDO in Notebooks[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 9/21/2005 – 9/23/2005

Dell.com 15% and 20% Off Coupon Codes (work on top of existing offers) UPDATED 9/22Dell.com 35% Off Coupon Code For Inspiron 9300, 6000, 700mFujitsu Rebate for $100 off LifeBook S6240HP[...]

Dell Inspiron 9300 Review by an Apple User (pics, specs)

I'll have to provide a disclaimer in advance that although I am not new to notebooks and personal computing as I have owned four Apple notebooks, I am not very[...]

Notebook and Tech Deals for 9/24/2005 – 9/26/2005

Dell.com 15% and 20% Off Coupon CodesAcer Aspire 3002LCi Notebook AMD 2800+ 15in XGA DVD/CDRW Wifi $606 shippedHP ZD8000 notebook P4-2.8GHz 17in WXGA+ + Extra Battery $1199 shipped ARFujitsu Rebates[...]

Notebook Screen Guide

Notebook screens are confusing. If you're confused by the alphabet soup of XGA, SXGA+, WSXGA, UXGA or matte versus glossy screen, what a dead pixel is, or what screen[...]

Asus W3V Review (pics, specs)

The Asus W3V is a 14" widescreen notebook that features an ATI X600 dedicated graphics card and Intel Pentium M 1.86GHz for amazing performance in a thin-and-light style notebook. [...]

Compaq R4125 Review (pics, specs)

The Compaq Presario R4000 series is a 15.4" screen 7.9lb laptop with an AMD Athlon processor. Due its size and weight the R4000 series is best suited as a[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad Z60t

The Lenovo ThinkPad Z60t is a 14.1″ widescreen notebook. The Z60 family features multimedia card readers, a fire-wire port and sturdy ThinkPad build.

Toshiba Satellite A80 Review (pics, specs)

The Toshiba Satellite A80 (available in Europe and Asia) offers an affordable 15" glossy screen mobile multimedia laptop with a good processor (Pentium M 730), wireless communication built-in and good[...]

Dell XPS M170 Confirmed

In a press conference this afternoon in New York City Dell announced several new high-end XPS desktop products with dual processors and the Dell XPS M170 notebook. The Dell[...]

Fujitsu LifeBook C1300

Looking for a budget notebook but don’t want to sacrifice performance and features? Look no further. The all new LifeBook C1300D notebook offers the latest technology and is packed with[...]

Dell XPS M170

Crush your opponents with Intel Pentium M processor 780, NVIDIA 7800 GTX graphics, and an XPS backpack to haul all this power around.

Toshiba Satellite A80

Gateway NX200

The innovative Gateway NX200 Series delivers portability plus incredible value for professionals and students on the go. The sleek, stylish design features a 14″ widescreen that’s perfect for working on[...]

Gateway NX500

Get mobile, go farther with a next-generation widescreen display, plus all the features you need for work and play. The NEW value-packed NX500 Series features a 15.4″ cinematic display, perfect[...]

Gateway M325X

Solid performance, wireless integration and an extra-long battery life, all in a sleek design that’s just under an inch thin.* Lighten up your workload or at least make it more[...]

Gateway CX (Tablet PC)

Get the edge with our NEW convertible notebook. This 14″ widescreen notebook transforms into a tablet, so you can switch from keyboard to stylus in a flash. Our innovative pen[...]

Gateway NX850

All the power of a high-end desktop, plus the work anywhere freedom of a notebook. The NEW NX850 Series boasts a cinematic 17″ widescreen display and mind-blowing graphics to satisfy[...]