Lenovo Announces Dual-Core 3000 N100 Notebook

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Lenovo is adding dual-core support to its new lineup of notebook computers. The company has already introduced the C100 series notebooks which feature Celeron-M and Pentium-M processors. They are aimed at the entry-level market. The new N100 notebooks, however, can be equipped with Intel’s Core Solo or Core Duo processors and are aimed at business professionals.



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Lenovo is adding dual-core support to its new lineup of notebook computers. The company has already introduced the C100 series notebooks which feature Celeron-M and Pentium-M processors. They are aimed at the entry-level market. The new N100 notebooks, however, can be equipped with Intel’s Core Solo or Core Duo processors and are aimed at business professionals.

We designed the Lenovo 3000 N100 with mobile small business customers in mind, understanding their need for a powerful, yet easy-to-use notebook,” said Marc Godin, vice president of worldwide marketing, Lenovo’s notebook business unit. “With the N100, we wanted to create a notebook that helps make our customers work more efficiently and effectively. The N100′s widescreen display, dual-core processor and Lenovo Care tools help create a powerful, worry-free computing experience.

The N100 weighs in at 5.6 pounds and can be equipped with a 14.1″ (1280×768) or 15.4″ widescreen (1280×800, 1,680×1,050) display. Graphics options include the integrated Intel GMA950 and NVIDIA’s GeForce Go 7300. The N100 features 802.11a/b/g support, 10/100 Ethernet, 4-in-1 multi-card reader, four USB ports, FireWire, S-Video and has options for Bluetooth, integrated webcam and a fingerprint reader.

The N100 will be available on March 28th with a starting price of $ 999. For those of you eager to see the N100 in action, you can see CNET’s review complete with a video and additional pictures here. They rated their $ 1,400 1.83GHz Core Duo model 6.7 out of 10.

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