What a week for laptops! We'll start with the big news, which drew many a visitor to Crave: at a press event in Cupertino, Calif., Steve Jobsto Apple's MacBook line. Get a sense of the changes with our "new vs. old" analysis of the , , and , or just have a look at .
You can also read our
Believe it or not, Apple wasn't the only manufacturer making a big laptop announcement this week. Samsung, which thus far has sold laptops only in Europe and Asia,. The company entered the U.S. market with seven laptops that fall into four categories: Netbook (the ), slim ultraportable (the ), mainstream consumer (the ), and business (the ). By week's end the .
Meanwhile, Toshiba refreshed nearly all of its notebooks, with, , and a bunch of . Not to be outdone, Fujitsu joined the fray with the .
Aside from reviewing the MacBooks, we started filling out our
Elsewhere in the news: Averatec's Buddy Netbook; NEC ; and a report from Gartner indicated that .
Also, OWC piggybacked on the Apple announcement to unveil its; HP is rumored to be developing a ; and our colleagues at Crave UK swooned over the .
Finally, this week we spotted two awesome laptop accessories: the, and the .
Have a great weekend!