Gateway was at the CES 2006 show and introduced a few new notebooks that will carry the new Intel Core Duo processors. We tooks a few pictures of the 17-inch NX860 and 17-inch M685-E that Gateway had on display at the show.
Both the M685-E and NX860 will be powered by Intel’s Centrino Duo processors, and will include 17-inch displays and an nVidia GeForce Go graphics controllers. These machines will weigh in at about 7.7 pounds. Both models are due out later this month. Gateway will also roll out a series of consumer dual-core laptops later this quarter, incuding the NX560 and M465-E which will feature15.4-inch widescreen displays.
Gateway M685-E demoing dual core capability (view larger)
Gateway M685-E keyboard and touchpad (view larger image)
Gateway M685-E and NX860 (view larger image)
- Gateway M685-E
The 17-inch widescreen M685-E notebook is targeted at Business/Professional Customers. The M685 is ideal as a desktop replacement, the system offers a full-size keyboard with dedicated 10-key keypad, Gigabit Ethernet and dazzling widescreen display. The M685 offers the new Intel Core Duo processor and nVidia Go 7600 or 7800 series graphic controller. Professionals that require powerful processing, high-performance graphics and the ultimate display will find the M685-E offers the latest and greatest technologies and capabilities. Financial analysts doing complex financial modeling or intensive data crunching analyses will appreciate the raw performance of the system. It is also ideal for engineering/design work, CAD/CAM and 3D applications and other demanding graphics applications.
- Gateway NX860
The 17-inch widescreen NX860 offers leading technology for performance-oriented tech-savvy consumers. Power users who need a PC for home or home office applications will appreciate the 17-inch widescreen and advanced system and graphics performance as well as the extended battery life of the Gateway NX860. The NX860 offers the new Intel Core Duo processor and nVidia Go 7600 or 7800 series graphic controller. It is ideal for digital rendering and photo and video editing. Thanks to its powerful dedicated graphics, advanced Intel Core Duo processor and vibrant display, the Gateway NX860 is also ideal for mobile gaming.
- Gateway M465-E
The Gateway M465-E is the next generation of Gateway’s best-selling E- Series Professional notebook. Adding to the success of its predecessor, the new M465-E is the ideal solution for professional customers looking for long managed product lifecycles, investment protection, quality and reliability. A range of high performance options, configuration flexibility and its light weight make the M465-E a solid choice for both office and road warriors
- Gateway NX560
Consumers will find the Gateway NX560 a good choice for work at home, online research and schoolwork as well as entertainment and game playing.
With its combination of performance features and 15.4-inch widescreen display and options for advanced processors and graphics, the Gateway NX560 delivers flexibility and performance at an industry-leading value.