In the 21st century things that are smaller in size are obviously better when it comes to laptops. Below are the notebooks which are quite easy to use and carry, and are very reliable ones. They are not less important than netbook and UMPC.
Here are the thinnest, smartest and lightest laptops that are available around us:
1. Apple MacBook
The slimmest Apple’s tiniest laptop measures a very sleek 12.8 x 8.94 x 0.76 inches and weighs 3 pounds. It is also known as MBA. Its processors are 2.4GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor and 2GB of DDR3 SDRAM plus NVIDIA Geforce 320M. Its hard disk is 250GB SATA hard drive and should be more than enough to fit your everyday storage needs. It has battery life of up to 10 hours.
2. Intel Metro
Lintels new metro laptop is 7 inches in thickness and was designed by Zimba. Just of size of a penny. Its weight is about 2.25 pounds. Its battery timing is about 14 hours due to flash based memory. It has not released yet but is expected to be released by end of 2009.
3. Dell Adamo
The latest MacBook Air Killer contender is slightly thinner than 13.03 x 9.5 x 0.65 inches. It is the world’s thinnest laptop which weighs only 4 pounds. “Thin” is the keyword to remember as it’s a bit longer and wider than air. Its processor is slightly slower than air and is 1.2GHz Intel Core 2 Duo processor while it has 2GB memory and 128GB solid-state drive (SSD) which keep the Adamo within striking distance. 4.5 hour is its average battery life time.
4. Lenovo Thinkpad X301
The ultra slim bug (Lenovo’s 12.5 x 9.1 x 0.9) can beat the corporate world. It weighs about 3.2 pounds. It contains an awesome processor (Intel Core 2 Duo SU9400 1.4 GHz processor) which is coupled with 2GB of SDRAM memory. Its storage capacity is small but terrible with64GB SSD while its average battery life is about 4.3 hours
5. HP (Voodoo Envy 133 – NV4070NA)
It is the gorgeous looking laptop. The ultra slim worthy, the latest version of Envy dates 2008. It has thickness of o.7 inches. The dimensions 12.65 x 9.04 x 0.70 make it light as 3.37 pounds. Roughly 2GB memory is coupled with 700 Intel Core 2 Duo processor clocks in at 1.8GHz. Its storage capacity is about 80GB and battery timing of about 3 hours.
6. Sony VGN-Z598U/B
It is a very stylish laptop with a decent 12.4 x 8.3 x 1.3 inches and it weighs about 3.42 pounds. It is enclosed with a high speed processor (2.53GHz P9500 Intel Core 2 Duo) and its SDRAM about 4GB and its hard drive capacity is about 256GB SATA with an average battery timing about 5.5 hours
7. Samsung X360
Samsung Company has the lightest laptop of 2.8 pounds only. Dimensions of laptop are 12.2 x 8.9 x 1.2. The processor (Intel Core 2 Duo U9400) is as fast as 1.4 GHz with 3GB DDR3 memory. It is similar to the Adamo’s but it has a long lasting 6 hour battery.
8. Acer Timeline 3810t-8640
This laptop created hustle bustle in the ultra slim market. It weighs about 3.5 pounds only. Acer provides an Intel Core 2 Solo SU3500 processor at 1.4 GHz. Memory is about 2GB DDR3 SDRAM and 250GB SATA hard drive. Battery timing is about 8 hours that’s why it’s known as timeline.
9. Fujitsu Lifebook T2020
Its dimensions measures to be 11.69 x 8.62 x 1.34 inches and is 3.5 pounds only. It has processor of 1.2GHz Intel Core 2 Duo Mobile and RAM memory of 1GB. The T2020 is coupled with a hard disk of 120GB and battery life is expected to last for about 6.75 hours.
10. HP Pavilion dv2
This HP laptop is about 11.50 x 9.45 x 0.93 inches and is almost 4 pounds heavy. It is the only non-Intel powered ultra slim laptop in the list due to the AMD Athelon Neo Processor. Its memory is about 4GB worth of DDR2 memory and hard drives about 320GB. Battery timing is only about 3.5 hours at a time which is the only folk.