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Notebook Computers

NOTEBOOK COMPUTERS -- 133MHz-150MHz

Dell Latitude XPi CD P150ST

800-388-8542

A super performer with the best keyboard we have tested. (12/96)

$4,199

150MHz Pentium, 16MB EDO RAM, 2.0GB HD, 12.1" display, 2.5" by 11.1" by 9.2", 7.3 lbs.

Austin Edge Duet

512-339-3500

The best fully NT-compatible multimedia-notebook-and-dock combo available. (1/97)

$4,699

133MHz Pentium, 32MB RAM, 1.3GB HD, 6X CD-ROM, 11.3" display, 11" by 8.6" by 2.34", 6.75 lbs.

NEC Versa 6030H

508-264-8000

One of the brightest 12.1-inch screens around, and relatively lightweight. (7/96)

$4,499

133MHz Pentium, 16MB RAM, 256KB cache, 1.35GB HD, 6X CD-ROM, 12.1" display, 2.1" by 11.7" by 9.5", 6.9 lbs.

HP OmniBook 800CT

800-443-1254

One of the lightest high-performance notebooks, with PCI and excellent video speed. (12/96)

$4,370

133MHz Pentium, 16MB EDO RAM, 1.44GB HD, 10.4" display, 1.57" by 11.12" by 7.27", 3.75 lbs.

Dell Latitude LM P133ST

800-388-8542

Among the fastest 133s, with one of the largest screens and the best touchpad we've used. (10/96)

$3,299

133MHz Pentium, 40MB RAM, 256KB cache, 810MB HD, 12.1" display, 1.9" by 11.8" by 8.9", 7 lbs.

120 MHz

IBM ThinkPad 560

800-772-2227

Best for the frequent flyer, a featherweight with sizzling performance. (7/96)

$3,749

120MHz Pentium, 8MB RAM, 810MB HD, 12.1" active-matrix display, 1.2" by 11.0" by 8.5", 4.2 lbs.

Hitachi M-120T

800-555-6820

One of the best for office/road, with built-in LAN, 28.8Kbps modem and infrared transceiver. (8/96)

$3,699

120MHz Pentium, 16MB EDO RAM, 1GB HD, 11.8" active-matrix screen, 2.2" by 12.0" by 9.0", 7.0 lbs.

UNDER 120 MHz

Toshiba Satellite Pro 420CDT

800-999-4273

Best 100MHz multimedia notebook, with hardware-based MPEG and accelerated graphics. (7/96)

$2,999

100MHz Pentium, 8MB EDO RAM, 1.26GB HD, 6X CD-ROM, 11.3" display, 2.2" by 11.8" by 9.3", 7.4 lbs.

Canon NoteJet IIIcx

714-438-3000

The most versatile notebook, including a Pentium processor and an ink jet printer/scanner. (4/96)

$4,999

90MHz Pentium, 8MB RAM, 810MB HD, printer/ scanner, 11.8" display, 3.25" by 14" by 12", 10 lbs.


Windows Magazine, February 1997, page 183.

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