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Fujitsu Lifebook TH700 Review

June 30th, 2010 1 comment

Fujitsu is growing name when it comes to thin notebooks, tablet PCs and netbook. The Lifebook brand already established itself in the computer market. Recently the Fujitsu US updated their product page by adding all new Fujitsu Lifebook TH700 Tablet PC. With $1149 the TH700 Tablet PC looks bit pricey but before making any conclusion let us take a look to its specification-

Specification of Fujitsu Lifebook TH700

  • When comes to processor it equipped with Intel core i3 -350M processor with clock speed of 2.26 GHz. The hardFujitsu lifebook TH700 tablet PC drive space is 320GB (SATA) revolving at speed 5400 rpm onto which Genuine Windows 7 home premium is loaded as an operating system.
  • The TH700 tablet comes with 12.1” WXGA backlit LED display with 1280 * 800. The Lifebook TH700 tablet PC offers dual digitizer capacitive touch screen feature with pen as an input device
  • When graphics concerned, it equipped with Intel HD graphics.
  • Ambient light sensor
  • The tablet offers 4GB DDR3 RAM in two slots 2GB + 2GB
  • For wired network support it comes with Gigabit Ethernet LAN
  • For wi- fi support  Fujitsu TH700 tablet PC comes with  Integrated Atheros XSPAN 802.11 BGN (b/g/n)
  • Fujitsu lifebook TH700 tablet PC also comes with Bluetooth support ; V2.1
  • Dual layer DVD writer
  • The key board of Lifebook TH700 Tablet PC is spill resistant and full-size 84 key.
  • 2 megapixel inbuilt webcam
  • Audio of Lifebook TH700 comprises of Realtek 269ALC high definition Audio, integrated with 2speakers and 2 digital array microphones.

The lifebook TH700 tablet PC offers impressive number of connectivity feature. It comes with 3 USB 2.0 ports, VGA connector, HDMI port, one head phone jack and one mic-in. Like its predecessor, The device is also integrated with fingerprint sensor

The 11.69”* 9.17”* 1.5*” Fujitsu lifebook TH700 tablet PC weighs only 4.2 lbs. The 6 cell standard lithium ion battery produces 5 hour of battery life

Pros

  • As The Fujitsu Lifebook TH700 offers dual digitizer feature so one can use it both as notebook or tablet PC
  • Bluetooth support

Cons

  • Though the price of Lifebook TH700 is 700$ less than its previous similar product but still price looks hefty.

As the product is quite new we can’t comment more but will soon back with user reviews of Fujitsu Lifebook TH700 tablet PC

Fujifilm FinePix XP10 Digital Camera Review

June 29th, 2010 No comments

The latest Digital camera Fujifilm FinePix XP10 is a full pack of actions, this system is providing very great use in different climatic conditions of camera, like dustproof, up to 10feet waterproof, up to 3feet shockproof and sustainable freeze down to 14F. This latest action system is having great features, a LCD screen of 2.7 inch, 5x optical zoom lens including a lens barrier for protection, an attractive 21.7 mm thick and 12 megapixel CCD sensor. The FinePix XP10 can be seen in three different colors black, green and silver, with automatic You tube and Face book uploading function, see this looks great through camera web great and movie recording is fine with 720p HD.

The all new Fujifilm FinePix XP10 digital camera is very easy to use and it feels very comfort holding it, this new latest addition compact digital camera of Fujifilm is very trendy, fashionable, beautiful, looking young with two tone dark and light blue plastic body. The body of the Fujifilm XP10 digital camera is shaped differently that other digital cameras, it becomes narrow going height and left of the body and its shape looks like a lozenge. FinePix XP10 is very handy when you hold it looks comfort for your hand because it’s very small and gives a good comfort measuring 95.6 widths x 63.8 height x 23.2 diameter mm. This piece can be easily carried to everywhere it best suits and sets into your small pockets and it just weights 135g not including any battery or memory.

Fujifilm FinePix XP10 digital camera

The new Fujifilm FinePix XP10 compact digital camera looks expensive  than it is and very fine in its build structure and this systems negative comes from wrong location of plastic tripod, battery compartment latch is too bad and somewhat  discomfort in griping the camera from front side, leaving these points this camera  rules in every segment.

This latest Fujifilm FinePix XP10 digital camera is having very few functional controls which prove it as a simple in functional handling terms. The 230k dot LCD screen with 2.7 inch is on the rear side, with navigation pad which is common and every functional control will be accessed through it by up, left, down and right controls.

Fujifilm FinePix XP10 compact digital camera captures images with 1280×720 resolutions at 30fps with mono sound and 15 mints per clip is the maximum recording time, this system features 640×480 pixels and 320×240 pixels modes also. This machine doest not contain HDMI port but don’t worry we can use HD Player Kit by which we can connect the camera to HDTV and even to a wireless remote control. There is a option of changing color or editing movies within the camera which looks great.

The latest compact digital camera Fujifilm FinePix XP10 is provided with hugely available SD card than xd card, for this the slot is provided at the base of the camera with along lithium ion battery. The wrist strap is provided for easy handle and it will be attached to the left side of the speaker. With all these good and great functions and some minor defaults this action packed compact digital camera Fujifilm FinePix XP10 with be owned for an amount of $199.95 / £169.99 with beautiful looks in different colors.

Sample images of FujiFilm Fine XP10 Digital Camera

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2011 Honda Accord Crosstour Review and Price

June 29th, 2010 1 comment

About 2011 Honda Accord Crosstour

The Honda Accord lineup will be given a major boost with the arrival of an all new 2011 Honda Accord Crosstour. There is a lot of things to learn more about this new vehicle model first before it will establish its place in the market to deliver in sales success for the manufacturer. The Honda Crosstour has its own followers. Readers are encouraged to report their experiences with this vehicle in the comment section below.  Some questions and answers will help you gain familiarity with this car.

Q. Who are the competitors of the 2011 Honda Accord Crosstour ?

A.  You may  like to take a look at the 2011 Toyoya Venza and 2011 Nissan Murano who are two main competitors of the 2011 Honda Accord.

Q. What are the styling details and changes in the 2011 Honda Accord Crosstour ?

A. According to soucres including iguida  the styling revisions done on the 2011 Honda Accord Crosstour makes it quite similar to the 2010 model, which is a four-door hatchback .  It is not clear if this information is true.  However many other sources including iguida claim that,  it will feature the body structure of the midsized sedan but this one delivers a more powerful presence, especially when driven on the road. Consumers will also be pleased with the practicality of this vehicle as it comes with quite a massive interior volume, thanks to the wider and longer body as compared to the typical sedan. Meanwhile, there are two basic models available in the lineup: EX and the more upscale EX-L.

As for the performance data, the 2011 Honda Accord Crosstour fortifies its suspension to be able to provide enough support to the additional 300 pounds of the vehicle body. This year’s model will offer a single engine choice: the 3.5-liter V6 engine that can produce a maximum of 271 horsepower. When it comes to the transmission, it will have the five-speed automatic transmission. It does not have the manual control the transmission. You will be quite pleased with the highly improved engine-speed management

Q. What is the fuel economy for the 2011 Honda Accord ?

A. The fuel economy rating for the 2011 Honda Accord Crosstour is not expected to change. The front wheel drive is expected to deliver an average of 18 mpg on the city and 27 mpg on the highway. Meanwhile, the all-wheel drive system brings in an average of 17 mpg and 25 mpg on the city and highway, respectively.

Pro’s of 2011 Honda Accord Crosstour

*The main feature of 2011 Accord Crosstour is it is fuel efficient;
*Increased interior space;
*Addition of major new features;
*Better speed-engine management, especially when turning corners.

Con’s of 2011 Honda Accord Crosstour

*Vehicle style is almost identical to the 2010 model;
*Other crossovers comes with more safety advantages.

Pricing Details

No confirmed pricing  information is available about the vehicle.  You may like to check the 2010 Honda Accord Crosstour prices. The prices are not expected to change much.

The Bottom Line

The 2011 Honda Accord Crosstour is the ideal choice of car for anyone looking to get a crossover utility vehicle that has the performance and style of a sports wagon. It is the second edition of a unique vehicle platform that transforms the sedan into a high-riding hatchback. It now serves as the  leading  model for the new Accord lineup of vehicles within a reasonable price range to suit your pockets.

2011 Chevrolet Colorado Review and Price

June 28th, 2010 No comments

About 2011 Chevrolet Colorado

Chevrolet is a powerhouse auto manufacturer and the release of the 2011 Chevrolet Colorado is one of the prize launches for this year. One of the most distinctive changes with this new edition is in terms of the engine capacity. To learn more about the changes incorporated here, you can get more details from the review below.

In terms of style, Chevy models have never been lacking and this one is no different. The grilles of 2011 Chevy Colorado come with color-keyed bar and grille surround to give it a more upscale appearance. The bumpers are built with front body-color upper, the rear body color is colored dark gray, and a dark smoke gray for the rear bumper. The glass on this model is solar ray and deep-tinted, which applies for all windows.

2011 chevy colorado

On the inside, the 2011 Chevrolet Colorado comes with a 60/40 split bench configuration to provide comfortable seating capacity. These seats also have a flat-folding ability to provide more cargo space in case you need to bring a few things along during the trip. The flooring for 2011 Chevy Colorado is made out of ebony carpeting while the auto floor mats are built with rubberized vinyl. Even the steering wheel is leather wrapped to provide a firm and comfortable grip when maneuvering.

In terms of the engine capacity, the 2011 Chevrolet Colorado pick up is a 2.9-liter four-cylinder engine that can deliver up to a maximum of 185 horsepower and 190 lb-ft torque. In addition, the base model is built with a rear-wheel drive system. Newer model choices provide more engine option such as any of the following: 3.7-liter five-cylinder and the four-cylinder engine with five-speed manual transmission. Other features (both standard and innovative) incorporated into this vehicle include air conditioning, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, cruise control, on star turn-by-turn navigation, assist handle, theft-deterrent system, and many more.

The current fuel economy rating on the 2011 Chevrolet Colorado model is not yet determined. However, the styling revisions on the body structure are all designed to increase gas mileage for this vehicle.

Pro’s of 2011 Chevrolet Colorado

*Powerful engine capacity;

* The 2011 Colorado model comes with better transmission system for improved handling capacity;

*Solid build and body design;

*Chevy Colorado 2011 equipped with wide range of standard and entertainment features;

*Competitive pricing for its class.

Con’s of 2011 Chevrolet Colorado

*Although the vehicle model has received some major updates both in the performance and efficiency aspect, however it remains to be seen with further road tests to determine whether this one is truly fuel efficient.

Pricing Details

The current pricing estimation for the 2011 Chevrolet Colorado is expected to range between $18,110 and $27,395, which depends on the model you opt for and the upgrade options you have incorporated into your vehicle.

The Bottom Line

The 2011 Chevrolet Colorado is a smart choice for a midsized pickup truck, which offers you massive flexibility in terms of the driving experience. This one is not just powerful, but gives you a lot of reliability on the road with the improved transmission shifting and the engine choices available. For the practical driver, you should be delighted with the impressive fuel economy rating to increase its mileage capacity. There is surely a lot in here that will bring in loyal Chevy fans once more.

2011 Kia Sportage Review and Price

June 28th, 2010 1 comment

About 2011 Kia Sportage

The Sportage series has a uniqiue place for the manufacturer production and they are taking it a few notches higher with the 2011 Kia Sportage. It marks the second generation of the same series that was introduced in 2005, although this time this five-passenger SUV has got more to showcase both on the interior and exterior department.

Q. Who are the competitors of the 2011 Kia Sportage ?

A.  2011 Honda CR-V, 2011 Ford Escape, 2011 Nissan Rogue are main competitors of the Kia Sportage. Subaru Forester also poses competitive threat to the 2011 Kia Sportage.

Q. Any information on the pricing details of the 2011 Kia Sportage ?

A. The 2011 Kia Sportage is expected to release mid-2010, hence the pricing information is much clearer now and it is quite appealing for budget-conscious auto consumers. The LX model equipped with a front-wheel drive system and manual transmission is expected to start at $18,999. For the LX model built with automatic transmission will sell at $22,000. Meanwhile, you can get the LX AWD version for no more than $24,999.

The Sportage EX model built with automatic transmission and front-wheel drive is priced at $25,000. But if you switch onto an all-wheel drive comes with a $27,000 price tag. For such price, you can also enjoy Kia’s generous warranty that stretches up to 100,000 miles powertrain or 60,000 miles bumper-to-bumper.

Q. Any styling information available ?

The 2011 Kia Sportage will follow the same route that they have taken for the new Tucson. The 2011 model is expected to me only slightly larger than the previous year models. To improve the gas mileage, the weight is expected to reduce.

2011 kia sportage

Q. Information about the engine ?

A. The 2011 Kia Sportage will retain the four-cylinder engine, which is a 2.4-liter engine.  This one can deliver up to 173 horsepower to ensure reliable engine and on-road performance.

Q. What is the fuel economy of the 2011 Kia Sportage ?

A. The fuel economy rating for this vehicle, although improved, vary from one model to another – the LX model with manual transmission and front-wheel drive brings in an average of 23 mpg on the city and 31 mpg on the highway. This rating is therefore quite impressive amoung its class of compact SUV.

Q. What other features and gadgets are available for this model ?

A. Standard features on the interior are pretty standard such as keyless entry, power windows and locks. The  heated front seats makes a great convenient for location in cold areas.  But the 2011 Kia Sportage also offers some more options to upgrade the quality of your ride, such as the dual-panel panoramic sunroof. The  voice-activated navigation system, and a 6.5-inch LCD dashboard touchscreen gives the dashboard a stylish and modern look.

Pro’s of 2011 Kia Sportage

*The 2011 Kia Sportage comes with Increased maneuverability, especially during close quarters;

*Lesser body weight improves fuel economy rating;

*Increased ride height;

*Generous passenger space;

*It is pleasing to the eyes;

*Budget-friendly.

Con’s of 2011 Kia Sportage

*The only cons observed is the 2011 sportage comes with smaller cargo area.

The Bottom Line

The 2011 Kia Sportage is the best choice of vehicle for those who appreciated this vehicle before for its performance, despite of lacking stylish appeal. But this time around, it has been given the much needed styling revision to give it a shapely new form and more pleasant appeal to rise above its class. It is also one of the most affordable in the compact crossover lineup to provide more value to your money.