Acer TravelMate 5730
Acer is showcasing a series of Centrino 2-based TravelMate notebooks at this year's Computex IT tradeshow.Among the notebooks Acer is displaying is the TravelMate 6293 with Intel's built-in GMA (Graphics Media Accelerator) 4500MHD graphics core and the TravelMate 5730, which features an ATI Radeon HD3470 discrete mobile graphics card and Blu-ray drive.Also on display is the TravelMate 6493, which comes with a Radeon HD 3470 graphics card and WiMAX module.
Photo: Joseph Tsai, Jun 5, 2008
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Toshiba's new technology cuts phase noise in oscillation ICs for wireless communication (June 16) - Company release
Toshiba has developed noise reduction technology that reduces jitter in radio-frequency signals, cutting phase noise by up to 90%. This breakthrough opens the way for a further migration to high-speed wireless communication chips for wireless LAN and WiMAX.
Sequans ships 10 millionth 4G chip (May 19) - Company release
Sequans Communications has shipped its ten millionth 4G chip. Today, Sequans' chips are inside leading 4G devices, such as the HTC EVO 4G smartphone launched by Sprint in USA and the HTC EVO WiMAX smartphone launched by KDDI in Japan.
AT&T, Sprint 3D smartphones may sell well (Mar 22) - Computerworld
AT&T on Monday announced two new smartphones, including the LG Thrill 4G with a glasses-free 3D display. On Tuesday at CTIA, Sprint also announced a glasses-free 3D smartphone, the HTC Evo 3D, which runs on its 4G WiMax network.
Samsung selects Anadigics power amplifier for use in Intensity II and Gusto mobile phones (Sep 22) - Company release
The announcement follows the news release of September 8 that Anadigics' AWT6264 power amplifier is driving the WiMAX connectivity of Samsung's new Epic 4G smartphone.
Samsung 4G smartphone features Anadigics PA (Sep 8) - Company release
Anadigics has announced that its AWT6264 power amplifier drives the WiMAX connectivity in Samsung's recently-released Epic 4G handset.
Cisco quits WiMax business (March 9) - DSLreports
Cisco exit leaves Alvarion more room in WiMAX space (March 7) - Globes [online]
Palm's recovery effort: WiMAX phone for Sprint? (March 2) - Wireless Week
Sprint's first WiMax 4G phone to have a 4.3" AMOLED (Feb 20) - OLED-info.com
Sprint says first WiMAX handset will launch By summer (Feb 18) - Forbes
Revenues: WiMAX companies (NT$m)
1Q - 4Q
Accton Technology (2345)
Alpha Networks (3380)
Cameo Communications (6142)
First International Telecom (3065)
Far Eastone Telecommunications (4904)
Gemtek Technology (4906)
Vee Telecom Multimedia (8307)