Asus U43Jc Review

Sunday, March 27, 2011

Asus U43Jc Review -Themes go green, or back to nature seems to be selected when designing the Asus Bamboo Series notebook like this U43Jc model. Unlike the notebook in general that use synthetic plastic material or other material, this one Asus notebook covered with a layer made from bamboo.

Although not all parts of the chassis coated with bamboo, but the selection of this material will reduce the use of environmentally friendly material that is less or more difficult to be recycled such as aluminum or other material.

Specifications and Features
Asus offers three models namely U53Jc Bamboo Series notebook, U43Jc, and U33Jc. Everything supports the latest Intel processors ranging from Pentium Dual Core, Core to Core i7 i3 with DDR3 memory up to 4GB via two memory slots are available. But only U43Jc are present in the Indonesian market.

Significant differences among the three which is the size of the screen. U53Jc measuring 15.6 inches, U43Jc 14 inches, while U33Jc size of 13.3 inches. Although different sizes, all three sailing LED backlit which supports a resolution of 1366x768 (16:9 ratio and support HD resolution).

Asus U43JcUntuk multimedia comfort, GeForce 310M embedded Intel GMA complement the existing HD. As for the audio side, users are spoiled with SRS Premium Sound audio-based and optical drives Multi DVD or Blu-ray drive. Here are brief specs Asus U43Jc:
Asus U43Jc
- Display 14 "16:9 HD (1366x768) LED backlit
- CPU & Chipset Intel Core i7 620M (2.66 GHz up to 3.33 GHz), Mobile Intel Express HM55
1066MHz DDR3 memory up to 4GB (2x SODIMM)
- Connectivity 802.11b/g/n WLAN
- Storage SATA 2.5 "320GB - 640GB 5400/7200rpm
- Camera : 2 megapixel
- Audio SRS Premium Sound

Input / Output

VGA, 2 USB 2.0, LAN, Audio, Card Reader, HDMI
4400/5600 mAh Battery 8 cell Whrs 63/84
6 cell 4400 mAh 47 Whrs
Dimensions 344 x 241 x 220-318mm
Weight 2.14 Kg (with 6 cell battery)
Operating system Windows 7 Ultimate, Professional, or Home Premium
Warranty 1 year

In U43Jc, Asus provides a technology called Super Hybrid Engine (SHE). This technology is claimed to be able to boost processor performance up to 11 percent or can be to save battery life for notebook can be used up to 10.5 hours.

Asus U43Jc chiclet keyboard design but quite 'bouncy' when used. The entire surface until the touchpad palmrest wrapped bamboo layer also makes the notebook is pleasing to the eye.

Asus U43JcSayangnya, when we try, this notebook touchpad is comfortable to wear. Quite long time we need time to adjust to how to use this notebook touchpad. It may be that this is also a reason why Asus also includes a bamboo-coated mouse on packing U43Jc sales.

While working, Nvidia's technology-supported Optimus allows users to switch easily between Intel's integrated graphics to save energy or Nvidia chip is also available to boost the graphics performance.

We charge the Asus U43Jc with 6 cell battery up to full. After that, use the option of performance and maximum brightness, we carry this notebook to various activities. Working with Office applications, enjoying music, browsing, email, instant messaging, and streaming video over Wi-Fi connection we're doing with this notebook. As a result, the available battery capable of supplying power to about 3 hours 45 minutes.

For information, the time this article was derived, Asus U43Jc marketed at a price of U.S. $ 1,209

- High-performance processors and graphics
- Features a full multimedia

- Users need to adapt to this notebook touchpad
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Ipad 2 will launch on 25 march 2011 in 26 countries

Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Ipad 2 Review- According to official information Apple iPad 2 will be launched simultaneously in 26 countries on 25 March, among which are Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy , Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland. and the UK. Other countries, including Indonesia, would follow thereafter.

The following specifications and features of the Apple iPad 2:
Dimensions and weight
24.1 x 18.5 x 0.8 cm
607 grams
LED-backlit screen IPS TFT, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Screen size 9.7-inch, 768 x 1024 pixels
- Fingerprint / scratch resistant surface oleophobic
- Multi-touch input method
- Accelerometer sensor for auto-rotate
- Three-axis gyro sensor
Memory 16GB / 32GB / 64GB (storage)
Connectivity 3G HSDPA, HSUPA
Wi-Fi 802.11 a / b / g / n
Bluetooth v2.1
microUSB v2.0
0.7 MP camera, 960 x 720 pixels (rear)
VGA (front)
Video There, 720p @ 30fps
Input / Output - 30-pin dock connector port
- 3.5-mm stereo headphone minijack
- Built-in speakers
- Micro-SIM card tray (Wi-Fi + 3G model)
- Microphone
CPU Dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 proccessor, Apple A5 chipset
No Radio
Browser HTML (Safari)
There's GPS, A-GPS
Features - Digital compass
- MP4/MP3/WAV/AAC player
- Up to 10h movie playback
- IBooks PDF reader
- Google Maps
- TV-out
- Audio / video player
- Battery Up to 720 hours (standby)
Up to 10 hours (Wi-Fi)
Up to 9 hours (3G)
- Price :
iPad 2 Wi-Fi 16GB U.S. $ 499
iPad 2 Wi-Fi 32GB U.S. $ 599
iPad 2 Wi-Fi 64GB U.S. $ 699

iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G 16GB U.S. $ 629
iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G 32GB U.S. $ 729
iPad 2 Wi-Fi + 3G 64GB U.S. $ 829 
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Samsung Galaxy Pro Review

Sunday, March 13, 2011
Samsung Galaxy Pro Review-  Samsung recently introduced the Galaxy Pro, a smartphone that is also the newest member of the clan Galaxy. Comes with the concept and treat-QWERTY candybar-sized 2.8-inch screen, Galaxy Pro smartphone Samsung looks different from other Android platform.

Not only that, QWERTY keyboard Galaxy Pro is also positioned as the 'Messaging Smartphone' powerful with a compact design.

Although most of the specifications have not been revealed, but one that we can be sure that the Galaxy Pro will come with running the Android 2.2 aka Froyo and will be equipped with 800 MHz processor. Galaxy Pro user interface will be enhanced by support for the creation of the Samsung TouchWiz.

Galaxy Pro camera device has the ability to capture images with the power of 3 MP. The Galaxy had been due to business connectivity Pro will be supported by Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS.

Some other features along with release time and the availability of the Galaxy Pro until now is still a mystery. For that, we wait for its development.


  • Network: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900, HSDPA 900 / 2100
  • Dimensions: 108.6 x 66.7 x 10.7 mm, Weight: 103.4 g
  • Screen: TFT capacitive touchscreen, 256K colors, 320 x 240 pixels, 2.8 inches, Accelerometer sensor for UI auto-rotate, Proximity sensor for auto turn-off
  • Camera: 3.15 MP, 2048 x 1536 pixels
  • Memory: 512 MB, microSD card slot up to 32GB
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n, 3G HSDPA 7.2 Mbps, Bluetooth v2.1 with A2DP, microUSB v2.0
  • CPU: 800 MHz
  • Operating System: Android v2.2 (Froyo)
  • Messaging: SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM, RSS
  • Browser: HTML
  • Radio: FM radio with RDS
  • GPS: A-GPS Support
  • Other Features: SNS integration, Digital compass, DivX/Xvid/MP4/WMV/H.264 Player, Player MP3/WAV/eAAC +, Organizer, Image / video editor, ThinkFree document viewer / editor, Google Search, Maps, Gmail, YouTube, Calendar, Google Talk, Picasa integration, Adobe Flash 10.1 support, Voice memo / dial, Predictive text input, 3.5 mm audio jack
  • Battery: Li-Ion 1350 mAh
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10 best-selling mobile phones February 2011

Wednesday, March 9, 2011
10 best-selling mobile phones February 2011 - Krusell update the list of 10 best-selling mobile phones. And the position of Apple's iPhone 4 as the physically best-selling mobile title has not been replaced. This is the fifth time the IOS-based smartphone that occupy the top.

That is, the iPhone four survived at the top as the most popular cell phone for five months in a row since October last year.

If you view the capabilities and features, it's Apple's latest smartphone deserves won the best-selling mobile phones. He broke the market with FaceTime features that make video calls more real activity and bright than the previous generation.

In addition, the iPhone 4 is also equipped with the latest Apple Retina display that allows the highest resolution display ever presented on the phone to produce text, images, and videos are more detailed and sharp.

In the latest list, Samsung managed to attract the attention of Galaxy Tab. Position six ratings soared into the position-2 of the 8 th position. Galaxy Tab is the first Samsung tablet PC that comes with 7-inch screen and based Android OS.

Moreover, residents of the list this month is approximately the same. There is Desire HD HTC, Nokia 3720 Classic, Nokia C5. There are newcomers such as the Nokia N8 HTC Wildfire temporary leave from the list.

Here are 10 best-selling mobile phones per month in February 2011 Krusell versions:

1. (1) Apple iPhone 4
2. (8) Samsung Galaxy Tab
3. (2) HTC HD Desire
4. (3) Nokia 3720 Classic
5. (5) Nokia C5
6. (10) Nokia E52
7. (7) Samsung GT-B2710 / Xcover 271
8. (-) HTC Wildfire
9. (-) Samsung B2700
10. (6) Samsung i9000 Galaxy S

() = Position last month.

"Tablets more often recently," said Ulf Sandberg, CEO of Krusell

"Demand casing (wrapper) Samsung Galaxy Tab very large for several months. Unfortunately, this list presents only the mobile-phone sales with a record-selling, Apple iPad therefore not included in the list. If considered, the IPAD can be placed in second place."

"It will be very interesting to consider where the position of prime HTC tablets. I think HTC Flyer will begin to get into the list since the second quarter of 2011," said Sandberg.

As known, the selection of the top 10 phones based on consumer absorption of casing products (packaging) cell phone throughout 2010, including devices and portable knick-knacks, a Krusell manufactured by more than three million units per year on average.

List output trinkets manufacturer of electronic devices and mobile phones from Sweden is unique due to the data collected represent the sales of phones on six continents and more than 70 countries around the world.
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Tablet will replace Smartphone?

Tuesday, March 8, 2011
Tablet will replace Smartphone - Market tablet into the IT hardware market that has the highest growth rates globally throughout 2010. With 18.3 million tablets were sold last year, the iPad has the largest market share, which is about 90 percent globally.

Regarded as one of the major IT market trends for the coming year, nearly 100 new tablet launched in 2011. This was conveyed by Frost & Sullivan research institute in a new report, Monday, March 7, 2011.

According to the report, Ipad is expected to remain leads the market in the short and medium term. However, new entrants such as RIM, Cisco, Avaya and Android-based devices is also expected to gain market share relatively quickly in the short term.

In general, the tablet has a unique selling points are very strong especially for the sales sector has varied industry focus. Industry is a pioneer in the use of tablets is the pharmaceutical sector, construction and consumer goods, which already has its own business success story.

Related applications, most likely to be most frequently used is the e-mail and sales support software, such as CRM and Business Intelligence tools.
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IMO W8000 Review

Sunday, March 6, 2011
IMO W8000 Review - Affordable local brand mobile phone with a Qwerty input already many in the market. However, local phone with affordable price that supports the new high-speed data connectivity few in number.

Try one of the products offered to the market is IMO W8000 series. Using a USB cable, which it also serves to recharge the batteries, cell phones that support 3G networks can be utilized as a tool for computer data transmission.

Design and Specifications
Although the use Qwerty input method, W8000 has a relatively compact shape with the corners of the bend. Keypad is arranged without a space to make the buttons on the phone can be made larger.

When touched, this button is also quite easy to not exhausting users hooked finger send-mail messages either via SMS or through social networking.

IMO W8000 is equipped with 2.4-inch screen. Quite a relief for the size of the local mobile phone with affordable price. Screen with QVGA resolution (320 x 240) is also capable of displaying 65 thousand colors. Interestingly, at the top of the screen available front camera capable of taking images with VGA resolution. The following is a brief specification IMO W8000:
IMO W8000

Dual GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz
Dimensions 110 x 61 x 13 mm
2.4-inch screen resolution of 320 x 240 pixels
Connectivity Micro USB, Bluetooth, 3.5 mm audio jack, GPRS, EDGE, 3G
VGA camera (front), 1.3 MP (rear)
78MB Internal Memory, microSD up to 2GB
WAP browser, Opera Mini
Messaging SMS, MMS, Email
Features MP3, MP4, 3GP player, FM radio, video & voice recording, video chat, MSN, Facebook, Skype, Yahoo Messenger, Twitter, speakerphone, e-book reader, polyphonic/MP3 ringtone
Lithium Ion Battery 1000 mAh

Like other local brands Qwerty phone in general, IMO W8000 supports two GSM operators as well. However, for SIM1 slot, IMO has been locked, so you are only allowed to install the SIM card from the operator Telkomsel.

In terms of multimedia, audio player phone is quite complete. It can display lyrics of the song (if any), provide a choice of audio effects, and bass enhancement features. The voice that issued through the speakers located on the side of the camera on the back of the phone is quite loud.

However, when we try, the more comfortable voice be heard when using earphones provided.

On the main menu, you can manage up to 6 units a shortcut to the applications you use most often.

As a modem, the phone is also quite easy to use. As long as the modem drivers are installed (available complete for the operating system from Windows 98, ME, 2000, XP, Vista, until Windows 7), PhoneSuite, his application launcher modem can be directly executed. You just enter your data service provider settings.

Browsing the Internet on mobile phones is also quite comfortable to do. The existence of applications and shortcuts to a few social media services allow users to interact with their counterparts in cyberspace. Unfortunately, some services can only be used if using a network in SIM1.

Although the camera supports up to 1.3 MP resolution, the camera shots W8000 IMO both inside the room is luminous enough or outside the room is less sharp. However, the existing support PictBridge feature of the phone allows users who want to print directly to a printer supporting PictBridge.

In the market, this modem is sold at Rp. 599 thousand price range. For phones with features that are quite abundant, ranging from 3G support, video call, to multimedia, the price IMO W8000 quite interesting.

- Able to function as a 3G modem
- Front camera back

- Slot sim1 locked
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Seagate Launches Barracuda XT, Desktop Drive 3TB

Saturday, March 5, 2011

Seagate Launches Barracuda XT, Desktop Drive 3TB - Seagate has recently launched a new product Barracuda XT, 3TB desktop drives to the market. Interestingly in addition claimed the most elegant and easy to install, hard drives Barracuda ® XT is said to be a product that eliminates the need to purchase additional hardware or software to overcome the lack of 2TB drives.

With fitted by DiscWizard software, makes the hard drive is easy to configure a computer operating system and device drivers to access the full capacity of 3TB in the old system using Windows XP and the PC BIOS and on the personal computer equipment with a newer version of Windows or a new BIOS UEFI . DiscWizard software available free for download on the site seagate
"Seagate is focused in providing storage performance, capacity and innovation in order to ensure technology transition remain without limit for the consumer,"explained BanSeng Tea, senior vice president and managing director of Seagate Asia Pacific and Japan.
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