Sunday, March 30, 2008

XP based Asus EEE laptop coming April 9th

Not to be confused with the upcoming 8.9" second generation EEE. On April 9th the old 7 inch Asus EEE laptop will sell with Windows XP for the first time at a cost of $400.

The full specs of the system are below:

  • Colors: Pearl White, Black
  • LCD Size / Type: 7″ Wide
  • LCD Resolution: 800 x 480 (~WVGA)
  • LCD Type: TFT
  • Graphic: Intel UMA
  • Chipset: Intel Mobile Chipset
  • Processor: Intel Mobile CPU
  • Memory: 512MB DDR2
  • S.S.D Storage (Solid State Disk): 4GB
  • OS: Windows XP Home Preloaded
  • Software: MS Works, Windows Live
  • Audio: High-Definition Audio CODEC
  • Microphone: 1 Internal Microphone
  • Speakers: 2 Internal Stereo Speakers
  • Audio Jack-Out (3.5mm)
  • Audio Jack-In (3.5mm)
  • Wireless Included: 802.11 b/g
  • LAN / Connector: 10/100 Mbps / RJ-45
  • 3 USB 2.0 ports
  • Memory Card Reader: MMC/SD(SDHC)
  • VGA Port 1 (D-sub 15 pin)
  • Integrated Camera
  • Battery: four-cell 4400mAh
  • Battery Life: 2.8 hours
  • AC Adapter Output: 9.5V, 22W
  • AC Adapter Input: 100-240V AC, 50/60Hz universal
  • Unit Weight: 2.0 lbs (with battery)
  • Unit Dimensions: 8.86 x 6.30 x 0.79 ~ 1.26 inches

via Laptop Mag

Saturday, March 29, 2008

KNC M-701 Ultra Thin MP4 Player

Check out the Ultra Thin KNC M-701 rocking a 2.4-inch TFT LCD screen, Swiss-core chip RK2706, good video capabilities, MP3, WMA, and lossless audio support. Other features include e-books, picture browsing, and lyrics synchronization. Expect an early April release.


Vivitar DVR565HD

Vivitar has a new digital camcorder similar to the Xacti models. It features SD Card recording with up to 4GB SD Cards and can record in H.264 at up to 720p. You can record at 720p with 30FPS and can play it back at 1080i resolutions using the included HDMI cable. The camcorder also features a flip up 3.0 display.

via SlashGear
via thedcreview

1.3-inch Touch Screen LCD Tri-band Cell Phone Watch with Bluetooth and 1.3MPixel Camera

- Cool Cell Phone Watch
- Built-in Bluetooth and 1.3 Mega Pixel Digital Camera
- Takes pictures and record videos
- Bluetooth headset included
- Comes with 2 x 550mAh rechargeable lithium batteries
- 1.3? LCD touch screen
- Plays MP3 Music
- TF memory expansion slot
- 512MB memory included
- Tri-band Network Support: 900/1800/1900
- AC charging adapters included

Buy now HERE

Friday, March 28, 2008

Fun Slides Carpet Skates Review

Skates for indoor use is what the Fun Slides are. A fun way to past the time while your inside. Check out our full review of the Carpet Skates HERE

Tuesday, March 25, 2008

Samsung Haptic phone released

Samsung is showing off their new TouchWiz UI on their new phone AnyCall Haptic SCH-W420. This phone will have the haptic feedback or vibration when you touch the touchscreen. The SCH-W420 will be released in Korea with a price tag of about $700-$800 USD.

via Engadget

Maya A7B first MP4 player to use Swiss core RK27

The Maya A7B features swiss RK27 core, 3.5 inch screen, RMVB / RM, AVI, WMV and MPEG-4 video formats, APE, FLAC, MP3, WMA, RA, ACC, OGG audio, it will also feature Microsoft PLAYFX sound. The miniOS core of the system will allow you to search your music by artists, album, or user created lists.

via V15i

Onda VX767 4.3-inch widescreen PMP Player

Continuing with the VX series of the players Onda has announce their latest VX767.

The player will feature a huge 4.3 inch 16:9 true (480 × 272 resolution) widescreen display, a 400 MHZ chip, RM / RMVB format support with resolutions up to 720 × 576, as well as FLV/AVI/MOV/ASF/MP4/WMV/3GP/MPG video formats, support for MP3, WMA, APE, and FLAC, TV out and support for up to 32 GB Micro SD expansion.

In addition the VX767 will have games,
support LRC lyrics, picture browsing, reading text, voice recording, FM radio, and other basic functions. Battery will be about 40hrs audio and 10hrs of video.

Full specs below
● 4.3-inch, 480 × 272 dot-matrix TFT widescreen display true color;
● support TV output, TV / synchronous machines;
●MP3、WMA、WAV;支持APE/FLAC; ● supports MP3, WMA, WAV and other audio formats; support APE / FLAC lossless compression music;
● support synchronous lyrics display;
●RM/RMVB、ASF、AVI、MP4、3GP、MPG; ● support RM / RMVB, ASF, AVI, MP4, 3GP, MPG formats such as video players; ● rich support of the game;
●FLASH ; ● support FLASH animation player;
●JPG、BMP、GIF、PNG、● support JPG, BMP, GIF, PNG formats picture here, rotate and slide show;
●FM 40; ● FM radio can store more than 40 radio stations;
● built-in microphone, ultra-long recording;
● energy-saving settings, font color, display brightness, and freedom of the interface background settings;
●8 EQ ● 8 EQ sound, for the cycle of choice;
●; ● support Reader, independent bookmarks, automatic browsing;
●WIN98SE/ME,WIN2000、XP; ● support WIN98SE/ME, WIN2000, XP system;
●USB2.0; ● USB2.0 high-speed transmission interface;
●32GB Micro SD(TF); ● maximum support high-speed 32 GB Micro SD (TF) card expansion of storage space;
● firmware upgrade.


Sunday, March 23, 2008 reviews Zune 8GB

Claire Strodtbeck over at the-gadgeteer reviews the Zune flash 8GB player. And comes to this conclusion:

Overall, this second generation of Microsoft's digital audio player is a noble and worthy effort. It's a great device, and I would actually recommend it as a viable alternative to the Apple iPod line.

Read the full review HERE

via the-Gadgeteer

RAmos Blue Devil RM965 widescreen MP4 player coming soon

RAmos seems to be outputting quite a few MP4 players as of late. Here's yet another one featuring 2.8" 400 × 240 widescreen, the RM / RMVB, AVI, FLV video, APE and Flac lossless formats, ebook support, transflash expansion and TV out function.


Thursday, March 20, 2008


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