Acer's leaked Timeline 1810T looks like the soon-to-be-future of small-form laptops.
Acer has decided to include full-voltage processors on its thin-and-light laptops while promising strong battery life. Also new, the company has an 11-inch model that could be a Netbook-killer.
What's between a Netbook and a full-size laptop? A whole bunch of options, and Intel's new processors are among them.
Sony's new Vaio Y series is 1.2-inches thick and weighs around 4.2 pounds making it plenty thin but also a bit on the heavy side for a thin 13-inch laptop. In part that's because of the magnesium chassis that adds a nice durable feel.
Compact and fully-featured, Acer's 11.6-inch TimelineX has the feel of a Netbook but the performance of a larger laptop.
Chip giant says that reports of an eight-week delay are "inaccurate." It's actually just a "few weeks."
Dell's thin update to the Vostro V13 adds newer processors to the mix.
Sharp-eyed readers and bloggers have noted several leaks and online references to new Intel CPUs, adding to the current Core i3, i5, and i7 lineups.
The most power efficient of Intel's Core i series of processors will debut in new laptops, starting this month.
MSI's update to the X340 beefs up the battery and includes an external optical drive in the box.