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Acer Aspire One 533 leaks with optional Bluetooth 3.0

Acer Aspire One 533 leaks with optional Bluetooth 3.0

News of a new Acer netbook has emerged, the Acer Aspire One 533, and it looks to be an Intel Atom version of the AMD-powered Aspire One 522.  According to macles' sources, the chrome-lashed AO533 has a choice of Atom N455 and N475 processors together with DDR3 memory support, helping eke out battery life to an estimated 10hrs.

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ASUS Eee PC 1018P caught in wild: USB 3.0 and 18mm thick

ASUS Eee PC 1018P caught in wild: USB 3.0 and 18mm thick

Of the new netbook models ASUS unveiled at CeBIT last month, the most interesting has to be the Eee PC 1018P.  Toting not only Intel's latest Pine Trail Atom N455 and N475 processors, the netbook has Bluetooth 3.0 and USB 3.0 connectivity along with the promise of 10hrs runtime.  TechInStyle.tv have got their hands on the 1018P, and the brushed aluminum chassis certainly doesn't let down the high-spec guts.

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Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 Android 2.1 smartphone announced

Samsung Galaxy S GT-I9000 Android 2.1 smartphone announced

Samsung have announced their latest Android smartphone, the Galaxy S, and it's running Android 2.1.  The Galaxy S GT-I9000 has a 4-inch Super AMOLED display running at WVGA 800 x 480 resolution, together with a 5-megapixel autofocus camera, 1GHz processor and the company's own custom UI and "social hub" for integrating social networking functionality.

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Samsung Wave powered-by Bada OS featuring 3.3-inch Super AMOLED & Bluetooth 3.0

Samsung Wave powered-by Bada OS featuring 3.3-inch Super AMOLED & Bluetooth 3.0

Samsung’s very first Bada handset – the Wave (S8500) was announced earlier tonight. The Wave is one of the first handset feature Bluetooth 3.0. The 3.3-inch “Super AMOLED” display with 800x480 resolution doesn’t offer multitouch but instead a brighter, clearer and less reflective thanks to the OnCell technology. Samsung went the extra mile by adding mDNle (mobile Digital Natural Image engine) technology, which originated in Samsung’s LCD TV and LED TV.

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Red Fox Wizbook N1020i netbooks: Bluetooth 3.0 and eye-scorching colors

Red Fox Wizbook N1020i netbooks: Bluetooth 3.0 and eye-scorching colors

Red Fox call them colorful; we call them lurid.  Either way, the company's Wizbook N1020i netbooks have arrived, and aside from the paint-job it's mostly business as usual for the 10.2-inch 1024 x 600 machines.  Standout features are an ExpressCard 34 slot and, more unusual, Bluetooth 3.0 support.

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Bluetooth 3.0 + HS announced: up to 24Mbps transfers

Bluetooth 3.0 + HS announced: up to 24Mbps transfers

As expected, the Bluetooth SIG have officially announced the Bluetooth 3.0 + HS standard, which promises connections of up to 24Mbps.  That's possible thanks to the new inclusion of 802.11 support, the same WiFi technology as found in most laptops and cellphones.  In addition, power efficiency is also said to be improved thanks to new power controls.

 

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