In the world of cheap laptops the TNX-9500 is the newest thing on the market. The Windows XP- powered unit isn’t as cheap as say the Del Mini 9 on sale. But $199 is pretty cheap. As reports surface. It seems that the new laptop is rumored to have some issues; it beeps continuously for several minutes when it is first turned on, the 1GHz no-name processor seems very unwilling to run Internet Explorer. Rumors also say that there is a howling sound being produced by the always-on microphone feeding back through the speakers. No date has been set for Production. But rumor has itRead More →

Kingston technologies unveiled their new Hyper-X 2GB memory module for netbooks using the Intel Atom processor. Part number KHX4200S2LL/2G is a 2 gigabyte memory module with latencies of 3-3-3-8. The module is based on sixteen 128M x 8-bit DDR2 FBGA components. Kingston created the KHX4200S2LL/2G module with Asus Eee, MSI Wind and Gigabyte UMPC netbook models. “A netbook or mobile internet device will automatically recognize the preset low latency value of the HyperX memory module and properly boot the mobile device to provide higher performance than standard memory,” said Mark Tekunoff, senior technology manager, Kingston. “Netbooks are growing in popularity and Kingston is pleased toRead More →