Laptop & netbook roundup: MSI, Asus & Fujitsu

By Abhinav Lal Published Date
02 - Jun - 2010
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02 - Jun - 2010
Laptop & netbook roundup: MSI, Asus & Fujitsu

Computex saw the unveiling of many laptops and netbooks, here are some of the most interesting ones:

MSI 14-inch EX465MX Notebook

MSI showcased its 14-inch EX465MX notebook at Computex, but no word on its pricing or release date has been revealed. Its specifications are known though, and here they are:

Display: 14-inch LCD with 1366 x 768 pixel resolution
Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo processor
GPU: ATI Radeon HD545V graphics
HDD: up to 500GB
Connectivity: WiFi 802.11 b/g/n and Bluetooth v2.1
Miscellaneous: 1.3MP webcam, card reader, and DVD Burner

Asus Lamborghini VX6 & VX7

Asus Lamborghini VX6

Asus showed off some superlatively well-designed Lamborghini branded notebooks at Computex, known as the VX6 and VX7. The VX6, the smaller of the two, is an elegant 12-inch (1366x768 resolution) netbook which features Intel’s new 1.83GHz Atom D525 dual-core processor, along with Nvidia’s Ion 2 graphics solutions, 4GB DDR3 RAM, USB 3.0, and Windows 7.

Asus Lamborghini VX7

The VX7 is a insanely good-looking and full-fledged laptop with a 15.6-inch 1920x1080 pixel display, offering user options of Intel Core i3, i5, or i7 processors, with up to 16GB of RAM. More specifications of both are will be coming soon, but in the meanwhile, stare in wonder and the sports car inspired lap machines.

Asus UL20FT Notebook
Asus UL20FT

After drooling over the Asus-Lamborghini notebooks, you probably won’t be as excited about this boring looking 12-inch notebook, which bears the following specifications:

Display: 12.1-inch (1366 x 768 pixel resolution) LCD
Processor options: Intel Core i3-330UM (1.2GHz, Turbo Boost) or Intel Celeron U3400 (1.02GHz, Turbo Boost)
Motherboard: Intel HM55 chipset with Intel GMA HD graphics
HDD: 250GB / 320GB / 500GB 2.5-inch 5400RPM SATA
Connectivity: 802.11b/g/n WiFi and 10/100 LAN
Miscellaneous: ASUS Turbo33 technology (enhance performance by 33%), 0.3MP webcam, Altec Lansing/SRS Premium Sound,
Weight: 1.56 kg (6-cell battery)
OS options: Windows 7 Ultimate / Home Premium / Professional
Battery life: 8 hour battery life (6-cell)

Asus G53 RoG 3D Gaming Notebook

Asus has certainly delivered many top quality gaming desktop and notebooks with its Republic of Gamers (RoG) lineup, and the G53 is no exception, with full 3D support.

Display: 15.6-inch LED backlit HD full-stereoscopic
Processor: Core i3, i5 and i7 processor options
RAM: Up to 16GB DDR3 (for the quad-core CPU options) or 8GB DDR3 (for dual-core options)
GPU: NVIDIA graphics options
HDD: Dual hard drive/SSD support
Miscellaneous: Optional Blu-ray drive, USB 3.0 ports, HDMI 1.4 port

Fujitsu LifeBook LH520
Fujitsu LifeBook LH520

Fujitsu unveiled its LifeBook LH520 notebook, which attempts to offer a full gamut of multimedia features with the AMD Athlon II Dual-Core processor, ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5430 GPU, along with a 1.3MP webcam, and dual built-in stereo microphones. No other specifications have been revealed yet, nor the pricing.


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