Taipei, Friday, January 30, 2015 02:51 (GMT+8)
mostly cloudy
Taipei
18°C
Taiwan market: Acer releases 12.1-inch AMD Ferrari for US$2,070
Ruby Huang, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Friday 4 August 2006]

Acer has announced the availability in Taiwan of its Ferrari 1005, a 12.1-inch dual-core notebook based on the AMD Turion 64 X2 CPU, with a price tag of NT$67,900 (US$2,070).

Currently available notebooks in the Taiwan market that target the high-end segment are priced higher than Acer's 12-inch Ferrari model, including the Sony VAIO AR18 Blu-ray, the Fujitsu Q2010, the ASUS Lamborghini VX-1 and Toshiba's Tecra M5.

Taiwan market: Major high-end notebooks

Item

Sony VAIO AR18 Blu-ray

Fujitsu Q2010

Toshiba Tecra M5

Acer Ferrari 1005

ASUS Lamborghini VX1

CPU

Intel T2600, 2.16GHz

Intel U1400, 1.2GHz

Intel T2500, 2GHz

AMD Turion 64 X2 TL60, 2GHz

Intel T2500, 2GHz

Chipset

Intel 945GM

Intel 945GMS

Intel 945GMS

ATI Radeon Xpress 1150

Intel 945GMS

DDR2 memory

1GB

1GB

1GB

1GB

2GB

HDD

160GB SATA, 5400rpm

80GB ultra ATA-100

80GB SATA, 7200rpm

120GB SATA, 5400rpm

160GB SATA, 5400rpm

Graphics core

Nvidia GeForce Go 7600

NA

Nvidia Quadro, 256MB

ATI Radeon X300

Nvidia GeForce Go 7400, 512MB

Display

17-inch widescreen

12.1-inch widescreen

14-inch SXGA+

12.1-inch widescreen

15-inch widescreen

Weight (kg)

1.69

1

2.37

1.7

2.39

Suggested prices

NT$149,800

NT$138,000

NT$89,800

NT$67,900

NT$108,800

Source: Company websites, compiled by DigiTimes, August 2006

Acer Ferrari 1000-series notebook

Acer Ferrari 1000-series notebook
Source: Company

asus

ASUS Lamborghini VX1
Source: Company

Categories: IT + CE Portable

Topics: Hot Systems

Realtime news
  • Taiwan MOEA approves new investments at Kaohsiung Software Park

    IT + CE | 5h 14min ago

  • Smart LED lighting expected to see fast growing demand in 3-4 years, says Philips Taiwan head

    LED | 7h 2min ago

  • Memory suppliers account for more than 60% of 300mm wafer capacity, says IC Insights

    Bits + chips | 7h 6min ago

  • SPIL gearing up for fan-out WLP

    Bits + chips | 7h 12min ago

  • SPIL 2014 profits almost double

    Bits + chips | 7h 16min ago

  • Digitimes Research: Taiwan sees increased 4Q14 digital camera shipments

    IT + CE | 7h 20min ago

  • TSEC to showcase P-type PERC monocrystalline solar cell at Japan Expo

    Before Going to Press | 5h 24min ago

  • Everlight Electronics to shift LED lighting focus from indoor applications to outdoor and commercial, says chairman

    Before Going to Press | 5h 25min ago

  • TacBright expects new facilities to go into operation in June

    Before Going to Press | 5h 27min ago

  • Polarizer prices continuing to drop

    Before Going to Press | 5h 27min ago

  • 30% of Huawei smartphones in 2015 to be high-end products

    Before Going to Press | 5h 29min ago

  • Taiwan IC design houses January sales to rise

    Before Going to Press | 6h 4min ago

  • Facebook opens Taiwan office

    Before Going to Press | 6h 9min ago

  • Macronix expects return to profitability in 3Q15

    Before Going to Press | 6h 9min ago

  • AUO aims to hold a 30% share in curved Ultra HD TV panel shipments in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 7h 8min ago

  • Taiwan government increasing cooperation with local universities to develop medical equipment

    Before Going to Press | 7h 19min ago

  • AUO expects 6-8% on-year increase in LCD panel surface in 2015

    Before Going to Press | 7h 23min ago

  • AUO to increase production capacity at Taiwan 8.5G facilities

    Before Going to Press | 7h 26min ago

  • Digitimes Research: WPC far surpasses PMA in wireless power charging certification

    Before Going to Press | 7h 37min ago

  • China market: Meizu to launch inexpensive TD-LTE smartphone

    Before Going to Press | 7h 39min ago

Pause
 | 
View more
2015 China IC design market forecast
DIGITIMES Marketing Services
DIGITIMES Translation Services
  • Wireless broadband developments in Southeast Asia markets

    As of 2013, the 10 ASEAN nations had a total of over 700 million mobile subscriptions, with the CAGR from 2003-2013 reaching 24%. This Digitimes Research Special Report analyzes the various mobile broadband markets in ASEAN and looks at the respective trends in 4G LTE development for those markets.

  • Greater China touch panel shipment forecast through 2015

    This Special Report provides forecasts through 2015 for Greater China touch panel shipments with breakdowns based on technology (glass, film, resistive), application (smartphone, NB and tablet) and by firm.

  • 2014 global tablet demand forecast

    This report analyzes the main players, their strategies and shipments forecasts for 2014, as well as other factors contributing to either growth or decline in various segments within the tablet market, with a particular focus on Apple, Google, Samsung, and Microsoft, along with whitebox vendors.