Dell recently announced that their Wireless 5700 Broadband ExpressCard wil be available through Verizon Wireless for $179. With their Unlimited Broadband Access plan you will obtain speeds from 400-700 kps. More information is available here.
Via Notebook Review.
This new Dell 5700 EVDO card is welcome news to those that have been waiting for more ExpressCard options to come about. Even better is that this card is ExpressCard/34 so that it will work in the smaller slots that ultraportables generally have
If you have Dell laptop, you must be careful with it. Dell is investigating a report of an exploded Dell laptop at a conference in Japan this week. It is said:
The damn thing was on fire and produced several explosions for more than five minutes.
Dell has confirmed that the news is true. Last December Dell recalled 22,000 batteries because of possible overheating and the fire-risk problems. Via Inquirer.
Dell XPS M1210 features an Intel Core Duo T2300E processor, a 12.1-inch widescreen display with TruLife image enhancement, 1GB of DDR2 memory, 60GB SATA hard drive, CD/DVD combo drive, and a 5-in-1 memory card reader. The price is $1321 each. Via TechEBlog.
In anticipation of the new Superman Returns movie, Alienware has released a limited edition desktop and notebook. They are called the Area-51 Superman Edition desktop and notebook. The desktop comes with Intel Pentium D processor, Intel D975XBX motherboard, up to 2GB of system memory, up to 2 x 500GB 7,200RPM hard drives, 16x Dual-Layer DVD-RW, 10-in-1 memory card reader, 7.1 high definition audio, Gigabit ethernet, and Windows XP Media Center Edition. While the notebook features Intel Core Duo processor, ATI Mobility Radeon X1800 256MB, 17-inch widescreen LCD display, 512MB or up to 2GB of system memory, dual SATA hard drive with RAID 0 support, single optical drive with optional DVD-RW support, TV-Out, high definition 7.1 channel audio, Gigabit ethernet, Express card slot, and 4-in-1 memory card reader. According to Alienware, there will be only 250 units of the desktop and 350 units of the notebook available for sale. So what are you waiting for? Go to Alienware to order them now!