THE BEST Laptops

Dell Latitude E6400 XFR

Dell Latitude E6400 XFR

Dell’s 14.1″ Latitude E6400 XFR is a rugged laptop with an abundance of features, including a touchscreen, SSD and PR-481 “Ballistic Armor” which is double the strength of magnesium alloy.

Asus U/UX Laptops

Asus U/UX Laptops

It’s not as thin as their new Eee PC, but Asus’ new U/UX laptops have notable features: a 15.6″ LED-backlit display plus a backlit chiclet keyboard and trackpad definitely raise eyebrows.

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Eee PC 1008HA

Eee PC 1008HA

Asus’ 10″ Eee PC 1008HA is a netbook in a sleek form factor clearly inspired by the MacBook Air; specs: 1″ thick, 2.4 lbs, Atom 1.6GHz CPU, Windows XP, 1GB RAM and 160GB HDD.

Dell Studio 15 SE

Dell Studio 15 SE

Beyond its slick red and black-trimmed Black Vapor finish, Dell’s Special Edition Studio 15 laptop comes standard with a 1440×900 WLED display at a base price of $799.

Asus Lamborghini VX5

Asus Lamborghini VX5

Asus’ 16″ Lamborghini VX5 is an uber-laptop with the looks to match; the first with a 1TB SSD, it also includes an NVIDIA GT130M with 1GB RAM, 4GB RAM and Intel Core 2 Quad CPU.

Asus Dual-Screen Laptop

Asus Dual-Screen Laptop

Created in part thanks to input from WePC.com, the Asus Dual-Screen Laptop may be a work in progress but is plenty tantalizing; the keyboard is replaced entirely with a second display.

AI Touch Book

AI Touch Book

True to their name, AlwaysInnovating’s 8.9″ Touch Book features a touchscreen that detaches to serve as a tablet; other features include internal USB ports, Linux OS and an ARM CPU.

D901c Core i7 Notebook

D901c Core i7 Notebook

Part hovercraft and all beast, Eurocom’s 17″ D901c server notebook will be the first to run Core i7 in April, topping out with a 3.2GHz i7-965 CPU; it still packs 3 HDD and up to 8GB RAM.

Dell Mini 10

Dell Mini 10

Dell’s Mini 10 netbook is available today; ideal for those who think 9″ is too small and 12″ too big, it comes with a 10.1″ 16:9 display, HDMI port, 1GB RAM and up to a 160GB HDD.

Deal: Targus Notebook Dock

Deal: Targus Notebook Dock

Marked down over $100, this Targus Notebook Dock is a tough deal to beat; it includes the normal USB, ethernet and VGA ports, as well as mic, speaker and video output ports.

J. Fold Vertical Laptop Bag

J. Fold Vertical Laptop Bag

Slotted between a sleeve and a messenger, J. Fold’s Vertical Laptog Bag features a sleek case that still manages to protect 15″ laptops; a hidden fold-out pocket holds your accessories.

Gateway TC Series

Gateway TC Series

Sporting the same chrome and brushed metal bits found in the MD and MC series, Gateway’s TC series is a stylish yet value-priced 14″, 5.3 lb. laptop with a 16:9 HD display.

Canova Laptop

Canova Laptop

Italy-based V12 Design has partnered with US-based Estari to produce the Canova, a dual touchscreen laptop with a unique hinge that allows for multiple folding configurations.

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Dell Latitude XT2

Dell Latitude XT2

Dell second-gen tablet is the 12.1″ Latitude XT2: this time, it sports a multi-touch a-la iPhone, a second digitizer (w/ stylus), and a 11-hour 6-cell battery, all in a 0.98″ thick chassis.

Acer Aspire One 10.1″

Acer Aspire One 10.1″

Acer’s 10.1″ Aspire One is now available at Amazon; other than a larger screen, the chief differences over the outgoing 8.9″ model are a double-size 6-cell battery and 0.7 lb increase.

Deal: Dell Mini 9n

Deal: Dell Mini 9n

At only $249, Dell’s Mini 9n is pretty cheap, even for a mini-notebook; you’ll be running Ubuntu with only 512MB RAM and no webcam, but it’s available with no strings attached.

Concept: Asus Stealth

Concept: Asus Stealth

While Patrick Dotimas’ gaming tablet/desktop Asus Stealth doesn’t exactly seem stealthy, his concept presents an interesting form factor: a keyboard that is stowed away when not in use.

Gdium Liberty 1000

Gdium Liberty 1000

We’ve never heard of Gdium, but we’re intrigued by their 10″ Liberty 1000 netbook; it features a removable 8GB or 16GB SSD USB “G-key;” simply unplug it to secure your files.

Concept: MacBook Mini

Concept: MacBook Mini

Apple has no intentions to go the Netbook route, but we like this MacBook Mini concept by Isamu Sanada; it’s a clutch similar to the Vaio P, albeit with a nifty folding form factor.

Sneak Peek: Dell Adamo

Sneak Peek: Dell Adamo

Brian Solis has scored the first pro-quality pictures of Dell’s Adamo notebook in both black and silver; it’s reputed to be thinner than the MacBook Air, with most ports moved to the back.

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X-mini II Speakers

X-mini II Speakers

The sequel to the successful X-Minis, the X-Mini II portable speaker not only gets a larger 40mm driver but can be tethered with up to 7 other X-Mini IIs; CNET reports it can get “deafening.”

Super Mario Etched Laptop

Super Mario Etched Laptop

If you thought your custom-etched iPod was cool, Chris Maguire’s laser-etched Eee PC will knock your plumber’s overalls off: it details the complete level maps of Super Mario Land.

TechCrunch Tablet B

TechCrunch Tablet B

Michael Arrington/TechCrunch’s low-end tablet, Prototype B is in working order: it features a 12″ touchscreen, Via Nano, 1GB RAM, 4GB flash drive, Wi-Fi and camera for about $299.

Olidata Conte Laptop

Olidata Conte Laptop

Developed with Intel, Olidata’s Conte laptop is inspired by the MacBook Air; the high-end model will get a 13.3″ 16:10 screen, 3GB of RAM, SSD, backlit keyboard and MiMAX or 3G.

Gateway MD Series

Gateway MD Series

A bargain entertainment laptop, Gateway’s MD Series is not bad for the price: its 15.6″ screen only displays 1366×678, but it includes a 512MB Radeon 3650, 1.3MP camera and HDMI out.

Gateway UC Series

Gateway UC Series

Gateway finally throws its hat into the 13.3″ laptop ring with its UC Series; materials scream premium, with brushed aluminum and rounded edges. It is hefty, however at 5.3 lbs.

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