Wednesday, June 17, 2009
BenQ JoyBook Lite T131 Ultra-portable Netbook
BenQ has announced a new "ultra-portable netbook" that features a low-power AMD processor and Mobility Radeon graphics (AMD Yukon platform).
The Joybook Lite T131 comes with a 13.3" 1280x800 display, 802.11n Wi-Fi, 250-320GB of storage, a six-cell battery rated for six hours of longevity, and a choice of Windows Vista Home Basic, Windows Vista Home Premium, and Linux operating systems.
BenQ has chosen the Sempron U200, which runs at 1GHz with 256KB of L2 cache and an 8W power envelope. That CPU using an M690E chipset, which includes Mobility Radeon X1270 graphics, and an SB600 south bridge. It weighs 3.97 lbs (1.8 kg) and measures 12.6" x 9.45" x 1.1" (320 x 240 x 28 mm).
Available in a choice of opulent midnight blue or snowy white, the Joybook Lite T131 netbook will be available June in China.