Acer today announced that a new model in its Acer C7 Chromebook line, the Acer C710-2856, is now available at 2,800 Walmart stores for the low price of only $199. The new Acer C710-2856 Chromebook has a 16GB Solid State Drive (SSD) that provides fast boot times and quick access to apps and media for speedier all-around performance. The Acer C710-2856 boots up in just 8 seconds and resumes nearly instantly from sleep mode. The 11.6-inch HD Widescreen CineCrystal LED-backlit LCD vibrantly highlights websites, movies, apps and more. The Acer C710-2856 is powered by an Intel Celeron 847 processor (2MB L3 cache, 1.10GHz, DDR3 1333 MHz) and 2GB of DDR3 memory. It has an HD 1.3MP webcam with a microphone for video chatting, as well as capturing video and photos.
Samsung today introduced the industry’s first NFC (Near Field Communication)-enabled color laser printer and multi-function printers (MFPs) Xpress C410W series that let users print high quality photos and documents from their smartphones with ease. The new printer Xpress C410W series consists of the C410W color laser printer, the C460W color laser MFPs with print, copy and scan functionality, and the C460FW color laser MFPs with print, copy, scan and fax capabilities.These C410W series have been specifically designed with the home and small office user in mind who wants to print content from their smartphones. These three models are able to print up to 18 pages per minute (ppm) in black and white and four ppm in color.
Fujitsu today added 2 new models to the Esprimo D Series, the Fujitsu PC ESPRIMO D753/G and Fujitsu PC ESPRIMO D583/G. Both fujitsu models are equipped with the latest 4th-generation Intel .Core high performance processors. The ESPRIMO D753/G is equipped with Intel Core i7 vPro and Core i5 vPro processors, chipsets, and LAN chips that support Intel vPro technology. This means security, as well as post-deployment maintenance and operations management, is enhanced – a must for enterprise customers.
Seagate today took the wraps off its new Seagate NAS HDD— a cutting-edge drive custom-built for always-on, one- to five-bay network attached storage (NAS) systems. Engineered with performance and reliability in mind, the new drives are available in multiple capacity points including a 4TB option— the industry’s highest capacity NAS hard disk drive (HDD) solution available— and strong industry support from nine NAS system partners. Featuring up to 4TB of storage the drive now enables NAS systems, such as those utilized in homes and small to midsize businesses (SMB), to provide up to 20TB of data in a five-bay NAS array. And with over 30 percent capacity improvement over competitive offerings, the NAS HDD 4TB drive delivers the highest capacity available on the market.
SK Hynix has developed the world’s first 8Gb (Gigabit) LPDDR3 (Low Power DDR3) using its advanced 20nm class process technology. The new products can be stacked up and realize a high density of maximum 4GB (Gigabytes, 32Gb) solution in a single package. In addition, the height of this package becomes dramatically thinner than the existing 4Gb-based one. In terms of its high density and competitive package height, it is suitable for the newest trend of the mobile applications. High density LPDDR3 memory products over 2GB are expected to be noticeably loaded mainly on to high-end mobile devices from the second half of this year.
Cooler Master today announced the cooling and ultra-comfortable lap desk- Comforter Air. The Comforter Air laptop cooler combines a cushion with a fan. It keeps your legs and laptop cool. The Comforter Air is made from a sponge cushion that rests comfortably on your legs. It’s light weight, yet durable enough to give little flex. The bottom is slightly curved to give your laptop room to breathe. The Comforter Air is much better than a pillow.
The new Alienware X51 is designed to give gamers a true gaming experience in a smaller, more efficient form factor. It’s still the smallest Alienware desktop from Dell. The new Alienware X51 comes with an array of i5 or i7 Haswell processors, a couple of different discrete graphics cards options like NVidia’s GeForce GTX 670, and a dual hard drive option using a 256GB SSD and a 1TB 5400 RPM HDD. The Alienware X51 is a great way to get the full Alienware gaming experience even if you don’t have the space for a big tower case. The new Alienware X51 can be hooked up to an HDTV for the big screen gaming experience.
The new Dell XPS 27 All-in-One PC comes with two different Haswell processor options: the i5 or the i7. The new XPS 27 features Intel’s latest integrated video (HD 4600) for a pretty big boost in overall performance vs. the previous generation. And for more graphics power, Dell offer s the NVidia GeForce GT 750M graphics card option with 2GB RAM. The new Dell XPS 27 All-in-One PC features four USB 3.0 ports for fast access to external peripherals, and we added a Thunderbolt/ mini-HD port to the mix for even more flexibility.
Asus Republic of Gamers today announced the Maximus VI Formula motherboard at Computex 2013. The ROG Maximus VI Formula is the ultimate gaming motherboard, with a stylish ROG Armor cover and a SECC (Steel, Electro-galvanized, Cold-rolled, Coil) backplate with thermal pads for added strength and cooling. Maximus VI Formula features the CrossChill hybrid thermal design, which offers the option of both air and liquid cooling. Integrated ‘Pin-finned’ heatsinks improve heat dissipation with an increased surface area, while twin G1/4-inch threaded sockets support any standard liquid cooling loop. ROG testing has shown that a liquid-cooled Maximus VI Formula motherboard with CrossChill operates at temperatures up to 23 degrees Celsius lower than air-only cooling.
Asus Republic of Gamers today announced the Poseidon graphics card at Computex 2013.The new ROG Poseidon graphics card features an NVidia GeForce GTX 700 Series GPU and a hybrid DirectCU H2O thermal design that supports both air and liquid cooling. Developed by Asus, its CoolTech fan combines blower and axial fans in one design, forcing air in multiple directions over the heatsink to maximize heat dissipation.