Intel Refreshing Montevina Chips, Adding More Power in Spring

If you're looking into getting a new laptop, you should probably hold off until after the holidays for an extra boost in processing power. According to sources at AppleInsider, Intel's planning a refresh of its Montevina Core 2 Duo processors for Spring 2009. The update will give notebooks two new variants of chips, a… » 10/23/08 11:00pm 10/23/08 11:00pm

LG Xnote AV Laptop With Built-In DMB-TV Support

DMB broadcasts may be all but useless to us here in the good ol' U. S. of A., but over in Korea it's fairly well established. LG is taking advantage of this with its Xnote AV laptop, which feature a DMB-TV tuner built-in as well as support for mobile broadband of the EVDO variety. All of the laptops, which come in… » 10/02/06 3:00pm 10/02/06 3:00pm

Dell Core 2 Duo Precision Mobile Workstation M65 Reviewed (Verdict:…

Dell rolled out its workstation-class notebook packing a Core 2 Duo processor, where the latest Intel Meron mobile chip is nestled inside a ritzy form factor Dell calls the Precision Mobile Workstation M65. The guys at Digital Media Net were impressed, highly recommending the laptop, and digging its 15.2-inch screen… » 9/05/06 9:51am 9/05/06 9:51am

Toshiba Launches Qosmio G35 Laptop With Core 2 Duo and HD-DVD

Not wanting to be left out of the Intel Core 2 Duo (or Merom) fiesta that's been going on for the past day or so, Toshiba's come out with the Qosmio G35-AV660, a laptop featuring Intel's latest mobile CPU and an HD-DVD-ROM. Available now, the Qosmio G35-AV660 benefits from the increased horsepower of the Merom by… » 8/29/06 12:38pm 8/29/06 12:38pm

Core 2 Duo Notebooks Launched, Dell Rocks XPS Line with More to Come

Today is the big launch day for the Intel Core 2 Duo processors, those laptop-specific processors which were affectionately known as Merom during their development stage. Just about every laptop manufacturer is trumpeting these updated dual-core processors they've dropped into existing notebooks. » 8/28/06 1:42pm 8/28/06 1:42pm

Dell Precision Workstation 390 Hands-On: Core 2 Extreme-Packing,…

This morning Intel officially announced its Core 2 Duo processors, and Dell has provided Gizmodo with a blazing fast Dell Precision Workstation 390 just in time for a Day Zero hands-on review. At first glance, the machine doesn't look much different from previous Dell Precision Workstations, but inside is a completely… » 7/27/06 9:00am 7/27/06 9:00am