Gateway, the US based computer company has expand their mainstream notebook machine with the Gateway NE Series Notebook. Comes with a slim, sleek and elegant design with brushed stainless steel accents, classic black of the chassis and has dimensions in 9,96 x 15.02 x 1.3 inch with weighs at 5.5 lbs for 15.6 inch model and measures 10.63 x 16.33 x 1.36 inch wuth weighs around at 7.05 lbs for 17.3 inch model, new NE Series is a great choice for home, small business and students users that need portable machine and powerful machine in one stunning package.
Gateway NE laptop series will be available in several models. For base configurations, the machine will be powered by 1.7GHz Intel Celeron B820 dual core processor, Intel HM70 Express for chipset, 3GB DDR3 SDRAM with two slot, so you can expand up to 8GB DDR3 SDRAM, 320GB Serial ATA Hard Drive with speed of 5400 rpm, Intel HD Graphics as graphics accelerator and preloaded with the 64 bit version of Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium as the operating system. If this configurations isn’t enough for you, the notebook also available in AMD E-450 model or Intel Core i5-2450 dual core processor. The i5 processor will be paired with Intel HM77 Express for chipset, up to 8GB DDR3 SDRAM and working on Windows® 7 Home Premium 64 bit for operating system.
For multimedia storage, users can choice of 320GB of internal HDD storage or up to 500GB SATA HDD which has a spinning speed of 5400 rotate per minutes. You can also burn your musics or video files into CDs or DVDs formats via DVD-RAM/±R/±RW drive. According the product page, the NE series offers two screen size, the 15.6 inch Active matrix TFT color LCD LED-backlit widescreen display with HDCP Support, 16:9 aspect ratio and support a native resolutions at 1366-by-768 pixels or the 17.3 inch Ultrabright widescreen display with LED-backlit technology, 720p video content support and capable to produce maximum resolutions at 1366 x 768 pixel. For detailed resolutions, you can slo hook up the machine onto bigger HDTV and enjoy Full High Definition 1080p video playback.
On the top of display, new Gateway mainstream laptop offers HD webcam with integrated digital microphone and high-quality speakers for face to face video communications with your family or colleagues. Other hardware specifications are three USB 2.0 port, 5-in-1 memory card reader slot (support Memory Stick, Secure Digital, Memory Stick Pro, MultiMediaCard and xD-Picture Card) a Wireless LAN 802.11 b/g/n module for internet connections, Gigabit Ethernet LAN with RJ connector and 6 cell Lithium-ion 4400 mAh battery that provides up to 4.5 hours of battery life on full charge.
Like Gateway LT4004u Laptop, the NE series also preloaded with Gateway’s Social Networks, MyBackup solution, Windows Live™ Essentials, Bing Bar and Microsoft® Office Starter with reduced-functionality Word and Excel® only with advertising. If you interested, Gateway® NE Series Laptop is available now in US and Canada Market with price tag betwen $328 for base configurations and $529.99 for highest configurations.