Hong Kong Tech Phooey

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Next Generation of UMPC – Swivel Screen?


Photo from Aving.net

This prototype from Intel “Donley” was seen at the Computex Taipei 2007. It features a 5-inch LCD, Bluetooth, WiFi, GPS and wireless WAN.  Interesting design but not much details on specs yet.  Click here for the article.

June 14, 2007 Posted by | Gadgets n Gizmos, UMPC | 1 Comment

Samsung Q1 Ultra-V Tips and Tweaks


GottaBeMobile linked this thread from their Samsung Forum and it is pretty informative.  If you want to know more about the Samsung Q1 Ultra, from a user’s perspective, start with this thread and check back often, I’m sure a lot of ppl is gonna post up their impressions and reviews now that the Samsung Q1 Ultra is shipping.

June 14, 2007 Posted by | Gadgets n Gizmos, Review, UMPC | Leave a comment

First Look – Lenovo Thinkpad X61 Tablet PC

[5 June] Lenovo  officially announced specs and pricing info on the new ThinkPad X61 tablet PC. The X61 features Centrino Pro technology and a touch-sensitive 12.1-inch display.  The tablet version of the X61 comes with a choice of either the L7300 (1.4GHz) or L7500 (1.6GHz) low voltage Intel Core 2 Duo processor, Intel GMA X3100 integrated graphics and shock-resistant hard drives with capacities ranging from 80GB to 160GB.

Excellent first impression post from GottaBeMobile here, check it out.

[Updated: 8 June] jkOnTheRun posted his first impression as well, link here.

[Updated: 14 June] Warner Crocker of GottaBeMobile posted his first week impression on the Thinkpad X61 Tablet PC, read it all here

June 14, 2007 Posted by | Gadgets n Gizmos, Notebooks, Review, Tablet PCs, Video | 2 Comments