Computer Hardware

HP Mini 1103 – Netbook for Newfoundlanders

Many Newfoundlanders are looking for an inexpensive alternative to their desktop computer systems.  The new HP Mini 1103 Netbook offers Newfoundlanders this alternative.

With most netbooks users have complained of small screens, minimal battery life and limited pre-installed software.  The new HP Mini 1103 addresses these pitfalls and offers Newfoundland users a netbook with a six-cell battery, full Corel Office Suite and a free, ad-supported Microsoft Office bundle.  Additionally, they’ve tossed in McAfee security suite to boot. Read more…

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Intel’s Sandy Bridge Processor Faulty

Intel has halted shipments of its new “Sandy Bridge” processors because of a flaw identified in a support chip known as Cougar Point.  The “Sandy Bridge” chip that had launched in January, combined standard processing and graphics units into a single chip.

According to Intel, the flaw in the support chip would have led to failures over time in connections to hard drives and DVDs. Read more…

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Western Digital’s 3TB Hard Disk Drive

Western Digital has announced its 3TB WD Cavier Green internal hard drive, pushing the limits of storage even further.  Boasting a 64MB cache, the Western Digital 3TB drive is SATA 3Gbit/sec compatible and is the largest internal hard drive currently available.

All this hard disk storage does come with a catch. Read more…

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