Taipei, Thursday, April 17, 2014 09:15 (GMT+8)
sunny
Taipei
25°C
Asustek introduces new consumer entertainment notebooks
Press release, January 20; Joseph Tsai, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 20 January 2009]

Asustek Computer has announced the F50 and F70 notebook series targeting the consumer entertainment market.

The F70 notebook series is equipped a 17.3-inch 16:9 aspect ratio panel and dual hard disk drives with a storage capacity up to 1TB.

For the F50 product line, all models feature either a 16-inch or 15.6-inch HD panel. The F50GX comes with Nvidia's 9400M GPU while the F50Z is based on AMD's Turion platform.

Asustek F series notebooks specifications

Model

F50GX

F50Z

F70SL

Processor

Intel Core 2 Duo, Pentium, Celeron Dual Core and Celeron

AMD Turion 64 dual-core or Athlon 64 dual-core

Intel Core 2 Duo, Pentium, Celeron Dual Core and Celeron

Chipset

Nvidia GeForce 9400M

AMD M780G

SiS 671 DX + SiS 968

Memory

DDR2 800 up to 4GB

DDR2 800 up to 4GB

DDR2 800 up to 4GB

Display

16-inch or 15.6-inch 16:9 HD panel

16-inch or 15.6-inch 16:9 HD panel

17.3-inch 16:9 HD+ LED BLU panel

Hard Drive

SATA 250GB, 320GB or 500GB

SATA 250GB, 320GB or 500GB

Dual HDD up to 1TB of storage capacity

Source: Company, compiled by Digitimes, January 2009

Asustek F50 notebook series

Asustek F50 notebook series
Photo: Company

Asustek F70 notebook series

Asustek F70 notebook series
Photo: Company

Realtime news
  • Unitech to ramp up capacity for any-layer HDI and flex-rigid boards

    Bits + chips | 11h 29min ago

  • FIC ruggedized tablet subsidiary receives procurement orders from Brazil

    IT + CE | 11h 51min ago

  • China market: Local smartphone vendors accelerating LTE launches

    Mobile + telecom | 12h 2min ago

  • Taiwan market: Epson launches CISS printers

    IT + CE | 12h 5min ago

  • O-Film expected to produce for 35% of handset touch panels in 2014

    Displays | Apr 16, 20:20

  • Taiwan solar cell makers see surging orders from China

    Green energy | Apr 16, 20:17

  • Digitimes Research: In-house no longer useful for Qualcomm

    Before Going to Press | Apr 16, 20:58

  • China white-box tablet vendors gaining foothold

    Before Going to Press | Apr 16, 19:58

Pause
 | 
View more
MSI product press release
China smartphone tracker
2014 global mobile application processor market forecast
  • Trends in the upstream LED equipment and materials industries, 2H13

    This report examines the outlook for upstream, which includes MOCVD equipment, rare earth materials and sapphire substrates, is also particularly significant as an indicator of trends in the LED industry as a whole over the next year.

  • Global AMOLED market analysis and forecast, 2011-2015

    This report analyzes the current state of development and strategies of the two largest AMOLED panel makers, Samsung and LG Display, examines the potential of the AMOLED handset panel and OLED TV markets, and takes an in-depth look at the competitiveness of S. Korea in the AMOLED sector.