Magnesium alloy

09.11.12
Spotted at IDF: NEC's lightweight LaVie Z Ultrabook (hands-on video)
09.11.12

Spotted at IDF: NEC's lightweight LaVie Z Ultrabook (hands-on video)

Remember NEC's LaVie Z Ultrabook we first heard about at Computex? It's a super light (875g / 1.93...

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06.23.11
ASUS U36 ultraportable laptop now available in UK, £699 for 'world's thinnest standard voltage i5'
06.23.11

ASUS U36 ultraportable laptop now available in UK, £699 for 'world's thinnest standard voltage i5'

ASUS first made that handsome slab of magnesium alloy on the left available to the US back in Decem...

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05.02.11
Dell's 17-inch Precision M6600 workstation laptop goes on sale early in the UK (update: US too)
05.02.11

Dell's 17-inch Precision M6600 workstation laptop goes on sale early in the UK (update: US too)

We were promised we'd get Dell's latest Precision powerhouses on May 10th, and that may still be th...

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09.21.10
Sigma SD1 has a 15.3MP sensor, weather-sealed magnesium alloy body, and no video mode at all (update: eyes-on!)
09.21.10

Sigma SD1 has a 15.3MP sensor, weather-sealed magnesium alloy body, and no video mode at all (update: eyes-on!)

It'd be too easy to describe this as "one for the purists," but it really rather is. The Sigma SD1...

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