Samsung RH269LB Fridge with ICE tablet PC

March 6, 2007 by poeloq | 8 Comments

Samsung has announced this refrigarator with a twist: it can integrate the ICE ultramobile tablet PC and therefor offer numerous features you wouldn’t expect from a fridge, such as a food management system. The tablet PC runs on Microsoft Windows 4.2 and offers for example wireless digital TV and radio among other features. [via […]


AMtek Vistagami: Pre-order price announced

March 6, 2007 by poeloq | 1 Comment

The AMtek’s T770 UMPC, which runs Microsoft Vista, has finally had it’s pre-oder price announced, and it is not all bad at starting at £599.99 ($1,170), which isn’t bad for the UK market. If you order now, you’ll get it at this price (instead of £679.99 ($1,326)) in April. [via Slashgear]


Samsung’s Q40 Ultramobile with SSD

February 28, 2007 by poeloq | 2 Comments

Samsung has made it’s ultramobile laptop, the Samsung Q40, even more portable by adding the option of replacing the normal HDD with a SDD, either a 16GB or 32GB NAND Flash SSD. The main advantages of the new SSD drives will be faster access times, meaning that booting will be quicker (20-45%), as well as […]


Sharp EM One: Pocket PC with HSDPA and WiFi

February 19, 2007 by poeloq | 1 Comment

This is the Sharp EM One – one of the nicest Pocket PCs I have ever seen. Not only is it nicely designed, but it also is loaded with power and features. It is powered by a Marvell 520MHz PXA270, nVidia GoForce 5500 and 128MB SDRAM plus 512MB flash memory. The touchscreen measures 4.1″ and […]


Samsung’s first 4G device: SPH-P9000

February 6, 2007 by poeloq | Leave a Comment

Samsung’s first 4G device, the SPH-P9000, may not be the nicest looking on the outside, but in my opinion the inside says it all: a 1GhZ Transmeta powered biest. The 5″ display and 65-key QWERTY keyboard will provide enough comfort for serious work on the SPH-P9000 and the processor will presumably be powerful enough to […]


iDo p890: Pocket PC phone

February 3, 2007 by poeloq | 1 Comment

iDo P890, available in Hong Kong exclusively at the moment, may not be the best looking Pocket PC phone, but it’s features make up for that: THe iDo P890 powered by a Freescale iMX21 350MHz processor, 64MB RAM and 128MB ROM and runs Windows Mobile 5.0 PPC Phone Edition OS and supports Push Mail. The […]


Sony Vaio UX1 UMPC: Too expensive?

February 1, 2007 by poeloq | Leave a Comment

Sony’s UMPC. the Vaio UX1, has been the talk for a few days now, and to my surprise many have commented that it is “ugly”. Well, I actually like it: Sadly the Vaio UX1 and it’s 32GB of flash storage (instead of a HDD), 4.5″ widescreen touchscreen, 1GB RAM and all the other flash features […]


HTC Ameo to be released in UK and Germany in March

January 26, 2007 by poeloq | Leave a Comment

We reported about pictures of the HTC Ameo (Athena) a few days ago, and now T-Mobile has confirmed the launch for March in the UK and Germany. The price in Germany will be a around 500 Euros when taking out a 2-year service contract with T-Mobile. [via Tech Digest]


Darter 76 Ultraportable Ubuntu Notebook

January 25, 2007 by poeloq | 3 Comments

The prototype of a new Darter 76 ultraportable Notebook with Ubuntu Linux, the operating system I am using to research and write this right now, was spotted by a visitor at a conference. The model pictured left does not only come Windows-less and instead powered by a very reliable and easy-to-use operating system and is […]


HTC Athena available through T-Mobile as “Ameo”

January 24, 2007 by poeloq | 1 Comment

The HTC Athena is one cool ultramobile PC and it seems that, after I have let loose my slight anger about the Asian market advantage, a European release is to be seen first (seeing as the pictures show screenshots in Dutch). The rumors may say that 1200Euro is the likely price, but slightly less than […]


The OQO2 shipping now

January 23, 2007 by poeloq | Leave a Comment

Ultramobile PCs are great, no doubt. And just looking at this picture makes me want to order one of these straightaway…no questions asked. Now the improved OQO 2 can be ordered and shipping has started. The OQO 2 features some improvements compared to the original OQO, such as up to 4 times more power with […]