ASUS today announced the next-generation AMD notebooks based on AMD Turion X2 Ultra Dual-Core Mobile Processors and ATI Radeon HD 3000 Series Graphics. Powered by the new platform, the F5Z and the F8Tr Series operates with longer battery life, enhanced graphics and video processing as well as improved system performance for an enhanced visual experience. Here is more info:
"ASUS is always committed to bringing customers the most advanced technologies and we are excited to bring notebooks based on AMD's next generation platform," said Henry Yeh, General Manager of ASUS Notebook Business Unit. "The platform's improved performance, dynamic power coordination and new levels of graphics processing will enable our products to provide increased business efficiency as well as enhanced personal life enjoyment for our users worldwide."
"The next-generation AMD notebook platform offers customers like ASUS the ability to design and deliver innovative solutions and a better overall computing experience," said Bahr Mahony, director of notebook product marketing, AMD (NYSE: AMD). "ASUS keeps its competitive edge by incorporating the latest technologies that further differentiate their notebook PCs with features such as enhanced graphics and long battery life that enable today's increasingly mobile lifestyle."
Express Gate for Instant Online Access ASUS' next generation AMD notebooks are now incorporated with the exclusive Express Gate feature. This additional built-in operating system enables ultra fast boot up for access to a host of most commonly used features on its full range of notebooks. With this truly convenient, instant access to the Internet, users can now send a last-minute email before rushing off to work, browse the Web in between appointments and reach friends and family via instant messenger all in the blink of an eye.
Productivity On-the-Go The 15.4" widescreen F5Z is the best partner for mobile computing as well as entertainment. With a built-in high resolution webcam and wireless connectivity, live video conferencing is possible from anywhere - without messy cables or external devices. Incorporated with the exclusive ASUS Splendid Video Intelligence Engine, the LCD screen presents clear and sharp images in their true vibrant colors with enhanced contrast, brightness, skin tone and color saturation for vivid image display.
Mobile Computing with Lasting Style The F8Tr notebook series with the revolutionary Infusion technology is an all-rounded mobile computing workhorse that is sophisticated inside-out with robustness, state-of-the-art computing technologies and unique aesthetics offering greater pleasure to work with. Incorporated with high resolution webcam, fingerprint scanner and hands-free SmartLogon, the F8Tr is built to be the sleek everyday computing gadget.
You can read more about the new AMD processor here.