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Live from Tokyo and Hands-on: Panasonic Launches Their New My Let’s Notebooks: R, W, T, Y8, and a New F8!

Here are the latest My Let’s (Toughbooks) from Panasonic, the R8, W8, T8, and Y8… Included is the F8, an new little player that’s a boosted version of the Y8 (better CPU) with an interesting handle that allows let you carry[...]
Live from Tokyo and Hands-on: Panasonic Launches Their New My Let’s Notebooks:  R, W, T, Y8, and a New F8!
Live from Tokyo and Hands-on: Panasonic Launches Their New My Let’s Notebooks:  R, W, T, Y8, and a New F8!Live from Tokyo and Hands-on: Panasonic Launches Their New My Let’s Notebooks:  R, W, T, Y8, and a New F8!Live from Tokyo and Hands-on: Panasonic Launches Their New My Let’s Notebooks:  R, W, T, Y8, and a New F8!Live from Tokyo and Hands-on: Panasonic Launches Their New My Let’s Notebooks:  R, W, T, Y8, and a New F8!Live from Tokyo and Hands-on: Panasonic Launches Their New My Let’s Notebooks:  R, W, T, Y8, and a New F8!

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Samsung X460, the 14” Slim Notebook from Korea

There’s no doubt that nowadays Sony’s major competitor isn’t Apple, but their Asian brother Samsung. Today our Korean friends made this clear again with their stylish, yet powerful 14.1” notebook, the X460. In a nutsh[...]
Samsung X460, the 14” Slim Notebook from Korea
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Centrino2 Story, Chapter 11: Sony Strikes Back (More information, Live Pictures & Hands-on)

David M. just came back from a press conference in Roppongi (Tokyo), where Sony’s new Centrino2-Based notebooks were officially introduced. The FW Series: The VGN-FW70DB features a 16.4″ LCD widescreen in WXGA++ (1600×900), [...]
Centrino2 Story, Chapter 11: Sony Strikes Back (More information, Live Pictures & Hands-on)

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Centrino2 Story, Chapter 10: The Fellowship of the Centrino2 Got New Members, Dospara’s Prime Note Galleria Series

Dospara Japan to release new Centrino2-based laptops, the Prime Note Galleria MV & Prime Note Galleria MT. Prime Note Galleria MV It features an Intel Core 2 Duo P9500 CPU (2.53GHz), a 15.4″ LCD widescreen in WXGA+ resolutio[...]
Centrino2 Story, Chapter 10: The Fellowship of the Centrino2 Got New Members, Dospara’s Prime Note Galleria Series
Centrino2 Story, Chapter 10: The Fellowship of the Centrino2 Got New Members, Dospara’s Prime Note Galleria Series

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Toshiba Will Also Unleash a New Centrino 2-based Notebook Line-up

We continue with other Toshiba laptops powered by Centrino 2 processors, the Satellite Pro S300, and Tecra M10 and A10. All are based on Centrino 2 Technology. The Satellite Pro features a 15.4″ LCD screen, EasyGuard Technolgy, e[...]
Toshiba Will Also Unleash a New Centrino 2-based Notebook Line-up
Toshiba Will Also Unleash a New Centrino 2-based Notebook Line-upToshiba Will Also Unleash a New Centrino 2-based Notebook Line-upToshiba Will Also Unleash a New Centrino 2-based Notebook Line-upToshiba Will Also Unleash a New Centrino 2-based Notebook Line-upToshiba Will Also Unleash a New Centrino 2-based Notebook Line-up

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WILLCOM D4 (Sharp WS016SH), Exclusive Review!!!

Last week we were invited by Willcom in Tokyo to test their hot new Willcom D4 aka Sharp WS016SH (don’t get the idea we flew thousands of klicks… their office is next door to ours). We have here a 1.33GHz Centrino Atom Z520 CPU (one of[...]
WILLCOM D4 (Sharp WS016SH), Exclusive Review!!!
WILLCOM D4 (Sharp WS016SH), Exclusive Review!!!WILLCOM D4 (Sharp WS016SH), Exclusive Review!!!

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WILLCOM D4 (Sharp WS016SH), Exclusive Review!!!

Last week we were invited by Willcom in Tokyo to test their hot new Willcom D4 aka Sharp WS016SH (don’t get the idea we flew thousands of klicks… their office is next door to ours). We have here a 1.33GHz Centrino Atom Z520 CPU (one of[...]
WILLCOM D4 (Sharp WS016SH), Exclusive Review!!!
WILLCOM D4 (Sharp WS016SH), Exclusive Review!!!WILLCOM D4 (Sharp WS016SH), Exclusive Review!!!

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The Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on Video!

You loved our stunning D4 photo gallery Over 80 pictures? Who else but Akihabara News brings you REAL live photos from Japan . Back to the topic… You loved our D4 photos, well you’ll adore our 5 minute D4 video … And [...]
The Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on Video!

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Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on!

Finally we’re back, and GOOD Lord this new Atom powered device is impressive! Stunning design, stunning size (84x188x25.9mm), stunning weight (470g), stunning screen (5” with a 1024×600 resolution and LED backlight), but ave[...]
Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on!
Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on!Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on!Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on!Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on!Willcom D4 WSO16SH Hands-on!

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Willcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPC

OH MY GOD, today Sharp and Willcom unleashed one of the coolest UMPCs ever created! The Willcom D4 aka WSO16H ! At just 470g and with a size of 84x188x25.9mm, here’s a stunning device running 1GB of RAM, 40GB of HDD, a Centrino A[...]
Willcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPC
Willcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPCWillcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPCWillcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPCWillcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPCWillcom D4… The Tiny ATOM Powered UMPC

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