News Bits: New Gateway Notebooks, Sony FW Leaked, New Zepto Laptops

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Gateway introduces new notebooks

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Gateway today introduced several new notebook computers. The company currently has three series of notebooks: the P-series (gaming/enthusiast), M-series (mainstream), and T-series (mainstream).

The notebooks Gateway introduced today feature Intel Core 2 Duo processors, integrated web cams, and several models feature an HDMI out port. The M- and T-series are available in different colors, including Garnet Red, Pacific Blue, Silver, and Grey.
Example configurations of notebooks are as follows.

  • Intel Core 2 Duo T5750 (2.0GHz/667MHz FSB/2MB L2)
  • 4GB DDR2 RAM
  • 250GB hard disk drive
  • 802.11a/b/g WLAN
  • Super Multi DVD burner
  • Windows Vista Home Premium 64-bit
  • Pacific Blue color

The M6848 retails for $799.99. The T6836 has the same specifications as the M6848, except it has a 14.1-inch widescreen display.

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Up close with the Toshiba Qosmio X305 gaming notebook

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The Toshiba Qosmio X305 gaming notebook is shaping up to be one of the fastest gaming notebooks. It features an Nvidia GeForce 9800M-GTX graphics card, Intel Core 2 Extreme 3.0GHz processor, and 17-inch WSXGA+ widescreen display. The X305 can be customized with a less-expensive GeForce 9700M-GT graphics card. Other specifications include dual 200GB 7200RPM hard drives, harman/kardon speakers and subwoofer, HDMI output, and up to 4GB of DDR3 memory. The X305 is based on the upcoming Intel Centrino 2 ‘Montevina’ platform.

The Toshiba Qosmio X305 will be released on July 14 and start at around $3,500.

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New Sony FW series shows up on Circuit City website

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The new Sony series has shown up on Circuit City’s website. See the full thread in the forums for many more pictures!

Special thanks to forum member duffyanneal for submitting this bit

Zepto to introduce new notebooks

Zepto will introduce two new notebook series, the Mythos and the Nox series.

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ASUS to introduce new Eee PC 904/905

ASUS is planning to add two new models to its Eee PC lineup, the 904 and 905. They will feature an 8.9-inch display and a larger keyboard, using a chassis similar to the one used in the 10.1-inch Eee PC. Battery capacity is unchanged.

The Eee PC 904 and 905 should have similar price points as the current 900/901.

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