Upcoming ASUS Notebooks with Intel Sandy Bridge Leaked
Information has been leaked about unreleased notebooks from ASUS based on Intel’s upcoming “Sandy Bridge” mobile platform. All feature the Core i7-2630QM quad-core processor with Hyper-Threading and Turbo Boost technologies.
The ASUS G73SW is similar to the current G73JW save for the processor. Specifications include a 17.3-inch 1920 x 1080 resolution display, 8 GB of RAM, USB 3.0, two hard drive bays, Blu-ray drive, and an Nvidia GeForce GTX 460M graphics card. A smaller 15.6-inch version will be available, the G53SW.
Pricing for the G73SW according to the leaked information is about $2,500; the G53SW about $1,299; and the N53SV/N73SV start at about $1,200. The notebooks should ship in January.