Asus A8r notebook with ATI Mobility Radeon X2300

Posted on Monday, Jan 22 2007 @ 20:06 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Asus today announced its new Asus A8Jr notebook which features the Mobility Radeon X2300 GPU. This new GPU is part of ATI's upcoming Radeon X2000 series which hasn't been officially announced yet. This new GPU family will also include ATI's new top model, the R600, which will likely be launched at the Radeon X2800 XTX.

Much details aren't available about the Mobility Radeon X2300 (codenamed M71), except that it uses the HyperMemory technology and that you can run Windows Vista's Aero interface on it.

Here's a look at the full specifications of the Asus A8Jr laptop:
Intel Centrino Duo Mobile Technology
  • Intel Core 2 Duo Processors T7600/T7400/ T7200/T5600/T5500
  • Mobile Intel 945PM Express Chipset
  • Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG Network Connection
Genuine Windows XP
  • Genuine Home
  • Genuine Professional
  • 14.1" Widescreen Color Shine LCD, ASUS Splendid Video Intelligence Technology
  • ATI Mobility Radeon X2300
  • 802.11a/b/g, Bluetooth V1.2/V2.0 +EDR (optional)
  • 5x USB Ports, 1x TV-Out, 1x DVI Port, 1x Card Reader, 1x Express Card, 1x IEEE1394,
  • 1x VGA Out, 1x RJ11, 1x RJ45
  • 33.5 x 24.5 x 3.48~3.73cm, 2.39kg (6 cell battery pack)


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