Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Intel & Dell Notebook Launch Presscon

Last June 13, 2011, I was invited to an exclusive event at Robot Restaurant & Lounge in Makati Avenue. It was exciting to be part of the Intel & Dell Notebook Press Launch and get to check out their new & hip products.

The new Inspiron R series joins Dell's expansive collection of laptops and desktops equipped with the latest Intel processors and are fun, stylish and lightning quick. Available now at, the new Inspiron R 14-, 15- and 17-inch laptops deliver incredible mobile entertainment, high-definition displays and outstanding battery life.

Inspiron R Key Features

•    2nd generation Intel Core i3, i5 and i7 processor options and up to 8GB of memory
•    Weight starting at 4.94 lbs for the Inspiron 14R
•    6-cell battery included with 9-cell battery options
•    SRS Premium Audio and high-definition video performance
•    Intel Wireless Display technology for wireless projection of full 1080p video and 5.1 surround sound to your home theater for a breath-taking movie-viewing experience
•    Support for Blu-ray 3D movie playback when equipped with the optional Blu-ray drive and connected to your 3D TV (HDMI 1.4 required)
•    Integrated Dell Stage software, providing one-click access to photos, music, videos, social-networking sites, e-books and more
•    HD capable webcam
•    ChicletTM-style keyboard
•    Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium with option for Professional
•    Optional SWITCH by Design Studio lids featuring the new India Collection and designs from OPI,, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, (PRODUCT)RED™  and various artists

Knowing today's growing businesses require real-time information exchange and connectivity without compromise, Dell unveiled its Vostro 3000 series laptops with 12 hours of battery life on select models and cutting-edge virtual collaboration solutions.

The new Vostro 3000 laptops offer the following:

•    Stylish and durable:  A chiclet keyboard, durable aluminum finish and choice of three premium colors – Aberdeen Silver, Lucerne Red and Brisbane Bronze
•    Enhanced collaboration:  Pre-installed Skype and the ability to launch any VoIP or video conferencing application via one customizable dashboard button
•    Top-notch security options:  Back up your business data 10 times faster with super speed USB 3.0, standard built-in finger-print reader and Trend Micro Worry-Free Business Security
•    Increased productivity:  Intel® 2nd generation Core™ I Series processors, switchable graphics, DDR3, USB 3.0, BT 3.0
•    ProSupport to Simplify IT:  Businesses can choose their own level of 24x7 IT support with optional Dell ProSupport services

Dell also launched new additions to its portfolio of Latitude E-Family laptops, giving users an enhanced security and mobile experience. The new Latitude E-series model includes more than 100 design improvements and a range of new features to meet evolving business needs, including an increasing demand for security and manageability.

The entire Latitude E-Family has been refreshed with the Latitude E5420, E5520, E6520 E6420, E6320, E6220 and E6420 ATG laptops. New additions to the Dell Latitude family support a range of usage needs:
•    The Latitude E5420 and E5520 laptops are ideal for professionals looking for a budget-conscientious blend of mobility and at-your-desk computing.
•    The Latitude E6220, E6320, E6420, E6520 and E6420 ATG business-rugged laptops are designed for the most demanding conditions, with hard-wearing MIL-STD tested Tri-Metal™ casing and highly durable displays.

The new Latitude laptops offer the following:

•    Completely new design from the ground up;
•    Enhanced security– Dell Data Protection, Remote Data Delete and Free Fall Sensor to protect against drops;
•    Planned support for pre-integrated Citrix and VMware remote desktop clients;
•    Latitude commonality across 26 models – 1 dock, battery, keyboard footprint – making the management of systems much easier;
•    Still the only enterprise platform with backlit keyboard options for productivity anywhere; and,
•    Intel® 2nd generation Core™ processors and new graphics and memory.

The XPS 15z laptop, one of the thinnest PCs on the planet, and the first in a series of new thin and ultra-powerful products from Dell to come this year. With the XPS 15z, everyone from mobile warriors to students and small-business owners now have everything they need to work hard and play hard in one stunning package.

•    Thin (0.97”/24.68mm) laptop PC with Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium; aluminum and mag-alloy enclosure
•    2nd-generation Intel Core i5 and Core i7 Dual Core processor choices
•    Standard HD or optional Full HD (1920x1080) WLED display
•    Fast  NVIDIA graphics options :

  • NVIDIA® GeForce®  GT 525M with 1GB graphics memory

  • NVIDIA® GeForce®  GT 525M with 2GB graphics memory

•    Includes NVIDIA® Optimus™ technology; NVIDIA 3DTV Play technology
•    4GB up to 8GB DDR3  1333Mhz memory  options
•    Fast 7200RPM hard disk storage, up to 750GB
•    Built-in Slot load DVD +/- RW (reads & writes to CD/DVD)
•    Backlit, Chiclet-style keyboard with adjustable brightness
•   Optimized touchpad
•   Built-in Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6230 802.11 A/G/N  and Bluetooth 3.0 wireless connectivity
•    Intel Wireless Display-ready
•    Up to 8 hours of battery life with 8-cell battery
•    USB 3.0 (2), USB/eSATA with PowerShare, HDMI 1.4, Mini Display-Port, Gigabit Ethernet and audio connectors
•    Built-in 9-in-1 media card reader
•    Built-in 1.3MP HD Webcam with dual array digital microphones and stereo speakers
•    Dell Stage software for fast access to content like music, videos and photos
•    Dimensions: Height: 0.97” (24.68mm) / Width: 15.15” (384.85mm)  / Depth 10.25” (260.37mm); Weight: starting at 5.54lbs (2.51 kg)

The said 2nd generation Intel processor in these new & savvy Dell notebooks is also known by the codename, Sandy Bridge.

To know more about the products and for further inquiries and concerns, visit their official websites:

You'll find that Dell notebooks are there to be updated in your lifestyle - whether you're working, a tech savvy, studying or in business. ;)

I'll leave you with a very inspirational video from Intel - Share Your Visual Life:

1 comment:

  1. it must be awesome to be invited to a product launch. sana mainvite rin ako sa ganyan minsan.. hehe