Posted on 21-Apr-2006 09:43 by H Willan| Filed under: News
Gateway Computers announced its E-100M UltraPortable notebook PC, using Centrino chipset and Core Solo (U1300) Ultra Low Voltage (ULV).
The new laptop comes with a 12.1" widescreen display, and can work up to 2.75 hours battery on 3 Cell, 5.5 hours battery life on 6 Cell and 8 hours battery life on 9 Cell (available Q2).
Weighing in at just 1.42Kg with the 3 Cell battery, 1.6Kg with the 6 Cell and 1.75 with the 9 Cell this laptop is targeted at mobile consumers who value its light weight and slim profile of just 1 inch.
The laptop does not come with an internal CD/DVD ROM device, which can instead be connected through a USB port. It does support booting through USB and Flash Memory (6-in-1).
Intel Core Solo U1300 (1.06Ghz) 2MB L2 cache, 533Mhz FSB
Baseline 512MB DDR2 memory in 1x 512 config
12.1" Widescreen (1280x800) display
Intel 945GM chipset, with Intel GMA950 video chipset (VGA out)
Intel 10/100/1000 Ethernet
Intel 802.11 a/b/g wireless
Integrated V92 56K modem
Sigmatel 9200 audio chipset
Integrated stereo speakers
2.5" 40GB 5400rpm SATA hard disk
2x USB2.0 ports (480Mbps)
1x IEEE1394a (400Mbps) Firewire 4pin
1x Type II PC card slot
6-in-1 card reader, Sony MS, Sony MS Pro, MMC, RS-MMC, SD, miniSD,
Trusted Platform Module embedded security chip
Windows XP Professional
Optionals include the external USB2.0 8x DVD Writer, an updated model U1400 with 1.2Ghz processor and the Ultrabright display.