Meet the first batch of Intel Core i7 laptops

With the Intel Developer Forum underway, one of the big stories has been Intel's official unveiling of its new high-end laptop CPU, the mobile version of the Core i7.

With the Intel Developer Forum underway, one of the big stories has been Intel's official unveiling of its new high-end laptop CPU, the mobile version of the Core i7 . Of course, everyone's been talking about Core i7 laptops for weeks now, so the only real surprise is which PC makers are jumping onboard right away to show off this pricey new technology. Here's a roundup of Wednesday's announcements:

> Toshiba revamps Qosmio line with Core i7 X505

> Dell welcomes Intel Core i7 with pair of laptops

> Alienware launches Core i7 M15x laptop
(Related: new Alienware desktops, too )

> Dell launches first laptop with Intel's Core i7
(Via CNET's Nanotech blog)

For more IDF news, keep an eye on this handy roundup page .

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