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HP’s new laptops provide easy self-repair

In the last week of the month of February 2011, HP made public some very useful information about is new business laptops. These laptops will now be loaded with features that would make the task of swapping components or fixing the PCs much easier. These business laptops, the new EliteBook and ProBook, will be having Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 processors. They will be shipped worldwide in the month of March 2011.

The most striking feature of these laptops is the panel they would have at the bottom that can be separated with ease to uncover the fan, hard drive, memory and networking modules. What makes this feature so striking is that in the previous models the screws had to be taken out to remove the panel. Now this task would be as easy as just removing the panel and replacing it with the most updated components to keep your system in tune with time.

According to the officials of HP, if a person wants to upgrade the memory, swap the hard drive, add a wireless WAN card, the new models make the tasks very simple for them. For instance, in the previous models where it was required to remove a keyboard to upgrade memory; it was very tough to remove a fan. In the new models, with the placement of the substitutable components at the bottom, the replacement of a part won’t put others components at risk.

Many experts are worrying about the cutting down of the size of the components in the laptops. They tend to give second priority to the accessibility. But the squeezing of the components will benefit HP in terms of the benefits and the reduced cost that its customers will enjoy with the easy accessibility. What makes the benefit of easy accessibility all the more alluring is the fact that this kind of option was till now was the privilege of the users of desktops.

To add to it, the laptops will also have an advanced version of QuickWeb, a quick-boot supporting environment, which enables the user to boot or start the system in flash of seconds. It will make the task as easy as checking the  e-mail. Moreover the laptops are all set to be more rugged. In the EliteBook we can have the luxury of choosing from the two new models of laptops. The first model, 8460p  priced at US$999, comes with a 14-inch screen and 4.57 pounds (2.07 kg) weight. The second model 8560p, priced at US$1.099, has a 15.6 inch screen. Both of them have a nine-cell battery and provide 8 hours standby.

The ProBook series flaunts four models and the screen size ranges from 13.3 inches to 17.3 inches. They boast of having a USB 3.0 and HDMI (high definition multimedia interface) ports.

Lenovo® says new ThinkPad laptops have better battery life

Lenovo says that the new ThinkPad laptops have better battery life with the launch of the latest T, L and W series computers which are fitted with Intel’s Core i3, i5 and i7 processors. Lenovo with its own innovative power saving technology, added Intel’s Sandy Bridge chip which has boosted additional power output of the system.

Lenovo admitted that its latest models are highly power efficient as compared to earlier versions. This PC giant is marketing extensively on the efficient battery backup of Lenovo ThinkPad laptops. It says that a 9-cell battery will support the new ThinkPad T420 for a minimum of 15 hours. Not to end, it is also stated that a tremendous battery backup time of almost 30 hours can be achieved with the use of an extra 9-cell battery.

Lenovo says new ThinkPads have better battery life and its slim version of T420 is guaranteed to provide minimum of ten hours battery backup with a 6 cell battery and another optional battery. Both the earlier and latest versions of Lenovo ThinkPad, the new T as well as W series, are offering NVIDIA Optimus technology. This technology gives an automated switch between integrated and discrete graphics which ultimately helps to get a much more effective blend of battery efficiency and final performance.

With a huge global market, Lenovo officials say new ThinkPads offer better battery life to customers. They have designed the product keeping in mind the main stream users. The screen sizes range from 14 inch for T420 to 15.6 inch for the T520 model. The CPU for the specified models is equipped with with a 2.13-GHz Intel Core i3 and 2.7 –GHz Intel Core i7 for T520 model.  Lenovo also declared 9 hours of battery backup for T420 and 11 hours of battery backup for T520.

Lenovo says that the new ThinkPads have better battery life compared to its earlier model T 410 due to the new processor. Extremely happy with the Intel Sandy Bridge processor, Lenovo has declared a battery backup of 15 hours with its 9-cell battery. The new ThinkPad has a superb 33 percent increase in its battery performance in the T and W laptop models. Further the battery life of the laptops is also enhanced with Intel Turbo Boost 2.0. Where the ports which are not used get closed down automatically due to which power saving is done much effectively. The remote accessibility has proven beneficial in case of theft. The GPS anti-theft feature allows the laptop to get locked and disabled from further usage hence leading to the protection of one’s important data.

How to Mount a New Processor

The Processor is the primary component of the computer which helps in carrying out every process of the computer. Even though there have been continuous changes in the computer processors models and features however the prime motto has revolved around the processing of instructions. Since the year 1960, processors are the ruling component of the computer without which the computer is just another box. The newer version of processors is dual core, quad core, core 2 duo.I3, I5 and others. With the rapid improvement of processors the need has raised to get adapted to the changes. Even though the installation is not very difficult and full of effort but it does require a lot of careful attempts so that you do not loose on the expensive elements of the motherboard. Every component placed on the motherboard has its significance and the malfunctioning of it may result into the processor not functioning. To install new processors the below steps could add on convenience:

  • Check information on motherboard as ever motherboard is different in configuration and socket.

Every motherboard has different configurations and different sockets. Therefore before even getting a processor, check the socket that is accepted by the motherboard so that your purchase is not a waste.

  • Open the latch of the computer ,power supply and heat sink

Every manufacturer follows different ways of accessing the internal components of the central processing unit. So either you could read through the manuals or could search through on line sites to access the process and open the latch of the processor. Remove the sink or the power supply above the processor to reach the processor. The heat sink must have a fan and one has to remove the fan as well.

  • Apply grease to the processor as recommended

To cover the top surface apply recommended amount of grease on the processor. The heat transfer grease is a must to be applied.

  • Insert the processor firmly and confirm the sittings

To insert the processor into the socket, it is very important to check on the pins. Make sure that the processor is firmly placed. The components above the processor must be successively added back in to their slots.

  • Reassemble the computer case

It is essential to have every component properly fit in. As any part not properly and firmly connected would create hassles later.

There are various connections that the processor and motherboard share and thus while handling the cables, be sure that the cables are fitting into the right ports. One has to go through the motherboard and processor manuals so that it does not result into a failure. There is eventually enormous type of processors. However there are few which should be kept away from installation. The most preferred ones are I5, I7.However before even you get an I7 processor read through the manuals as many motherboards do not support I7 .so be confirm before getting into any commitment.

The Vibrant AIO PCs Confirmed Shuttle All-in-One PC Range

The term Shuttle is quite identical with the AIO PCs and they have lately come up with the latest variety of XPC AIO PCs in the structure of the fresh Shuttle J-Series representations and to begin with it will contain all the entrance-level series of Shuttle SG41J1, in the middle range one will come across the Shuttle SH55J2 and the high performance SX58J3.

  • General Specification

The AIO PCs has been allocated after billing as being a leaving from distinctive Shuttle XPC models, the new-fangled Shuttle J-Series will assist tiny-ITX motherboards which generally comes in along with three discrete configurations as earlier illustrated. Getting into Intel Core i3, Intel Core i5, Intel Core i7 and Intel core 2 Quad processors. In relations to the recently launched models, graphics enhancer along with the sport incorporated GPUs is well supported by the excellent high-performance SX58J3, that is compatible with both the Nvidia SLI solutions and both ATI Cross Fire X.

  • Diverse Range of Models

The confirmed Shuttle all in one PC range in particular deals with the recently launched J-Series XPC models which starts from the Shuttle SG41J1 that is presently placed in the latest J1 chassis, prepared to be used on a daily basis for both home and office usage. The AIO PCs is being established on the Intel G41 chipset, competent of dispensation power equal to Intel Core 2 Quad processor and now it all set to compete in the current market. This product is highly recommended for daily usage and for all types entertainment needs with the addition of on-board Intel X4500 graphics.
The Shuttle SH55J2 which forms a relevant part of this conventional series is housed in the fresh J2 chassis. This has been especially prepared and designed for further rigorous work and games play session than ever before. The shuttle SH55J2 has been created with an integrated Intel H55 chipset that is well compatible and all set to function with the recently launching Intel Core i3 as well as Intel Core i5 processors. The product also includes enhanced graphics built up to support the functional capability of the chipset. The Shuttle SH55J2, all in one PC range is further thinner, sophisticated, well composed and is ready to set high standards in its area of specialization.

  • System Performance

The superior quality of Shuttle series has been the trademark of its standards and performance. The shuttle SX58J3 has been developed and enclosed in the recently built up J3 chassis. This particular product is strongly recommended for the hardcore game lovers and other interested users who wishes for the best of performances.  It has been designed keeping the needs of its target audience segment and accordingly the company has put in Intel X58 chipset to make it run faster than the remaining ones. This application is well capable of supporting the most intense ATI Cross Fire X along with NVIDIA SLI graphics arrangements. It also supports the Intel Core i7 processors which make it even more commanding and valuable compared to its competitors. Now, as it all set it can meet the requirements of any upcoming demands that relates to the gaming passion, its practical feel and performance related experiences.

Lenovo ThinkPad L Series notebooks – suitable for different range of users

L Series is the latest edition among the high end ThinkPad laptops from Lenovo. These notebooks are perfectly suitable to serve the purpose of different users like businessmen, students or government officials. The excellent offerings in this series include ThinkPad L412 and L512 and both these units are dedicated to provide better performance. Integrated with Intel processing technologies, environment friendly materials, solid web conferencing tools, ultimate toughness and affordable price, the ThinkPad L Series laptops by Lenovo will surely impress you.

Usage in the business prospective

Intel Core i3 or i5 processor powers these units. Along with that, the Hyperthreading and Turbo Boost technologies, Multitouch touchpads, ATI Mobility Radeon or Intel integrated graphics, four USB ports, 57% faster boot up and shutdown time, and Windows seven integration makes the ThinkPad L Series notebooks high on business terms. The L412 models include 14 inches display and the L512 model comes with 15 inches display. Both displays include the 16:9 HD antiglare feature. The battery can provide back up for up to eight hours, which ensures smooth usability even in the long hours. The notebooks also integrate the ThinkVantage Technologies tools like access connections so that the experience of computing gets more productive.

Durability factor

When you have a ThinkPad L series model, you can be rest assured that the product is extremely durable and it will last for years to come. These units have gone through the tough military specification tests for qualifying the durability aspect. The test includes extreme exposure to low and high temperatures, dust, altitude, vibration, etc.

Eco-friendly aspects

Lenovo continues the green design revolution in its products with the ThinkPad L Series laptops. Compared to the previous versions of the ThinkPad series notebooks, the L series units are 40% more energy efficient. Packaging is done with 100% recycled materials. For the environment friendliness aspects, these notebooks have got the ratings of EPEAT Gold in the United States.

Perfect for web conferencing

Get the best VoIP experience with the L Series notebooks by Lenovo ThinkPad. The connectivity features are also top class as the laptops are equipped with 4G, 3G, Wi Fi, Bluetooth and Ethernet functionalities. On top of that, the high resolution camera is immaculate and it can click good quality snaps even when the lights are poor. The camera can automatically perform white balance and all these features make the L Series laptops perfectly suitable for web conferencing.

Usage for the educational purposes

L Series laptops by Lenovo are equally powerful for the learning and education based usages. The units can easily survive the extreme usage in the schools and colleges and it includes varied technologies that are suitable for the students.

From the above discussion, it is clear that the Lenovo ThinkPad L Series laptops provide worth of usability and money value. By using these units, businesses can flourish and educational prospects can be heightened. The green design of the notebooks also ensures that the products are perfectly suitable for healthy environment.

The New 13-inch Laptop – 0-90% in 10 Minutes

There are few things more annoying than having your battery die while you are busy with important business on your laptop and having to wait forever for it to recharge. Added to that, nobody likes to lug around kilos of machine and end up with backache at the end of the day. Manufacturers have realised this and they have subsequently developed a laptop that recharges within ten minutes, and that weighs less than one kilogram. No official announcement has been made as yet, but rumours are everywhere that Toshiba is the company behind this project.

Whenever companies realise that there is a gap in the market they try to come up with something that will fix the problem. The unfortunate thing is that such an endeavour can only go one of two ways. You will either see the product becoming the hottest must have item around, or it will be an outright let-down. It is true that a lot of it has to do with overrating the product through all the hype, but sometimes products just don’t deliver on their promises. Toshiba is known for its great machines, and if it is rumoured that they are coming up with something great then chances are that they are doing just that. Let’s take a closer look at this computer.

The laptop in question here is a notebook that is around 13 inches in size, with an LCD display featuring 16:19 aspect ration. It is powered by Intel Core i3, i5, and i7 CPU. Each chip boasts 4GB memory with a hard drive featuring 500GB capacity, and a solid state drive featuring a 512MB capacity. All this is said to weigh less than one kilogram. This allows for a sleek design, which will prove to be very popular amongst those who truly believe in luxury and style without the compromise on efficiency.

Then the other half of the excitement is the battery. This will be a SCiB, or a super charged ion battery. This kind of battery has been around for the last two years already, and will reportedly charge to more than 90% after just ten minutes. The unfortunate part is that it is not yet known how long the battery will last for in the first place. It would indeed be useless if you had to charge your battery several times a day. If this battery works as claimed, then it will become a tremendous asset to those who are always on the go and who don’t have time to sit in an office or at home to wait until their laptop is finished charging. After all, it is meant to be a laptop not a desktop.

When shopping for laptops there are a number of things people look for, and two of the most important are size and battery life. Of course you want a laptop that is also efficient, but you don’t want it packaged in a bulky case, because then it may as well be a desktop computer.

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