Linked by Eugenia Loli on Mon 9th May 2005 08:47 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems We got in a new loaner from, the brand new LC2210D model: a Centrino 1.80 GHz CPU, 512 MBs of RAM, Intel Extreme gfx card, 40 GB drive and a 14" XGA TFT screen. The laptop comes with the latest Ubuntu installed and sells for $1249. Read more for our review.
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by Nick Borrego on Mon 9th May 2005 14:55 UTC

All I have to say is I payed $1100 for my Asus Z80K...

AMD Mobile ATHLON 64 Processor 3000+ w/ 512K L2 Cache.
15.1" SXGA+ (1400 x 1050) TFT Active Matrix Display.
512MB PC2700 DDR333 SDRAM System Memory.
8X DVD/24X CD-RW Combo Drive with software.
Built-in Wireless 2200 802.11b/g (Wi-Fi).
Built-in 4-in-1 Memory Card Reader (SD/MMC/MemStick/MemStick Pro)
Gigabit Ethernet: 10/100/1000BaseT PCI Ethernet LAN on board.
5 USB 2.0 Ports & 1 IEEE-1394 Port, 1 PCMCIA Port, 1 Fast IR.
Audio AC 97 S/W audio Built-in stereo speaker and microphone.
Build-in Sub-Woofer (2W).
Battery Pack & Life - 8 Cells Lithium Ion Battery, 2200mAh, 65Whrs.
- Advanced AsusStep Power Management Technology.
- Run-Down Life: Walking Mode(3hrs); Motor Mode(2hrs); Car Mode (1.5hrs).
Color: Silver - Size:12.9" (W) x 10.6" (D) x 1.65" (H) - Weight: 7.48lbs

The only problem I've had with it using a 64bit linux is the screen gets a little garbled (misc. pixels) but many have described the fix as recompiling the kernel w/ out mtrr.
I havn't had time to mess with it...