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Asustek announces entertainment notebook
Press release, March 21; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Friday 21 March 2008]

Asustek Computer has announced the M50 notebook with features including Blu-ray, Altec Lansing speakers and Dolby Home Theater support.

The M50 provides a high-definition digital video and audio experience, and its touch pad doubles up as a multimedia control panel for easy control of video or music files, highlighted the company.

The M50's cover is built using Asustek's exclusive Infusion technology. This not only gives the cover a polished shine but also creates a tough coat, highly resistant to abrasions, Asustek pointed out.

Asustek M50 notebook specifications

Item

Detail

CPU

Intel Core 2 Duo T7100-T7700 processor, Intel Core 2 Duo T8100/T8300/T9300/T9500 processor

Chipset

Intel PM965

VGA

Nvidia GeForce 9500M GS with 512MB VRAM (M50SV) or

ATI mobile Radeon HD3650 with 1GB VRAM (M50SA) or

ATI mobile Radeon HD3470 with 256MB VRAM (M50SR)

Display

15.4-inch WSXGA+/ WXGA+/ WXGA, Color Shine

Memory

DDR2 667MHz memory up to 4GB / 1GB Turbo Memory

Source: Company, compiled by Digitimes, March 2008

Asustek M50 notebook

Asustek M50 notebook
Photo: Company

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