New Computers Demonstrate PC Advantage
A Windows PC simplifies personal and professional lives with advanced features and safe, worry-free experiences. See examples in this slideshow of new PCs available today.
Throughout its remarkable evolution, the PC has delivered unparalleled value. From its modest, boxy desktop beginnings to the compact, sleek and powerful machines we tote around with us today, the PC has played an indispensible role in our daily lives, keeping us connected, productive and entertained.
New Windows PCs Available Today
Dell Precision T7500
Designed for maximum scalability and performance on large data sets and complex multithreaded applications, the Dell Precision T7500 is the flagship workstation of the new Dell Precision line. This completely customizable Windows 7 PC ships with an Intel Xeon processor, support for dual high-end ATI or NVIDIA graphics cards, up to 192 GB of fully buffered DIMM memory, and up to 7.5 TB of local storage with optional RAID. Find out more.
Dell XPS 17 3D
The Dell XPS 17 3D PC extends XPS quality to also offer 3-D experiences with full 1080p HD resolution. In addition, active shutter technology, incredible audio capabilities and NVIDIA 3D Vision combine to elevate your entertainment experience. This PC ships with Windows 7 Home Premium and wireless active shutter glasses and is customizable with the Dell Design Studio that enables you to choose a pattern, color and images to set yourself apart. Find out more.
HP Pavilion dv6
Now there’s a notebook PC made for the way you play. The HP Pavilion dv6 comes with software that lets you start playing right out of the box. This Windows 7 PC ships with Intel Core i5, up to 4 GB of RAM and 640 GB of storage, and Intel HD Graphics with up to 1696 MB total graphics memory. Starting from $599.00. Find out more.
HP TouchSmart 610z
The HP TouchSmart 610z all-in-one takes multitouch fun to a whole new level. Use it upright like a normal PC, or “recline” and use touch to browse the Web or play games. This Windows 7 PC ships with Intel Core i5, a 750 GB hard drive, an ATI MXM30 Viper graphics card, 8 GB of RAM and a multitouch display. Starting from $899.99. Find out more.
Combining ultimate performance with a revolutionary new industrial design, the HP Z800 Workstation delivers on speed and expandability. This Windows 7 PC provides power from a workstation that optimizes the way the processor, memory, graphics, OS and software technology work together. It ships with up to two NVIDIA Tesla C1060 compute processors boasting 240 processor cores per GPU and a 192 GB 1066 MHz DDR3 Registered SDRAM. Starting from $1813. Find out more.
Lenovo IdeaPad U260
For a truly unique experience, the Lenovo IdeaPad U260 looks like a leather-bound book but opens up to reveal a great PC. This machine is ultra-light (weighing less than 3 pounds) and has all the power you need to be productive. With Windows 7, an Intel Core i5 processor, 4 GB of RAM, a 320 GB hard drive and Intel HD Graphics, this PC is sleek and stylish. Starting from $999.99. Find out more.
Lenovo ThinkPad X120e
Small, light and equipped with handy peripherals, the ThinkPad X120e is also super-efficient. This new 64-bit Windows Professional PC is the first ThinkPad to introduce the AMD Fusion platform, which combines both a central processing unit and a graphic processor on a single chip. It gives you up to 6.6 hours of battery life with a 6-cell battery, 4 GB of memory, choice of HDD or SSD storage drives, and HDMI for high-definition external displays. Starting from $399.99. Find out more.
Functional and beautiful, this Windows 7 PC is upgradable to Windows 7 Professional and ships with Microsoft Office Starter 2010. It features a brilliant 13.3-inch LED display and a dramatic, arching duralumin enclosure, powered by an Intel i5 processor, a 128 GB solid-state drive and 4 GB of RAM. Price starts at $1,349. Find out more.
Sony VAIO L
The new VAIO L Series all-in-one delivers full HD entertainment in an expansive LED backlit 24" touchscreen LCD display. Plus, its touchable area expands beyond the screen to the sleek black glass bezel of the display. Featuring second-generation Intel Core processor power, available NVIDIA graphics with plenty of VRAM, up to 8 GB of memory, a built-in Blu-ray drive and HDMI input, this Windows 7 PC also ships with Microsoft Office Starter 2010. Starting from $999. Find out more.
Sony VAIO SB Series
The premium Sony VAIO SB looks great, performs great, and won’t empty your bank account. It’s crafted in black or white aluminum and has premium features like USB 3.0, a backlit keyboard, and switchable graphics. And, with the optional super-slim “sheet” battery, the VAIO SB can stay powered up for over 15 hours. This Windows 7 PC ships with Intel Core i5, 500GB Hard Drive, AMD Radeon HD 6470M, 4GB RAM, and a 13.3” LED Backlit LCD display. Starting at $899. Find out more.
Toshiba Portege R835
The Portege R835 is fast, powerful and secure. The built-in webcam and microphone let you chat face-to-face, videoconference and more. Though light on weight (just over 3 pounds), it’s heavy on performance — the R835 is loaded with a second-generation Intel Core processor that delivers up to 8 hours of battery life and outstanding graphics, a 640 GB hard drive, and 4 GB of RAM. It’s durable, stylish, light and powerful. Starting from $799.99. Find out more.
From ultra-light to ultra-powerful, Microsoft’s hardware partners are driving a new generation of PCs running Windows 7, pushing personal-computing boundaries to their limits. Top-flight microprocessors; slim solid-state drives; advanced security features, such as Trusted Platform Modules (TPMs) and fingerprint recognition; expanded memory; and long battery life – all enable Windows PCs to work with speed and reliability. Features such as 1080p HD touchscreens and built-in webcams make it easier than ever to connect to the people and things that you love. And powerful GPU acceleration maximizes your Web experience with the HTML5 capabilities of Internet Explorer 9.
Ready to go, right out of the box, Windows PCs support everyday tasks at home, at the office or on the go and come in a diverse range of form factors, sizes and colors designed for a variety of lifestyles and budgets. With so much variety and flexibility, there’s a Windows PC for just about every personal style and requirement, whether for work or play.
Windows 7 has enjoyed incredible momentum, with more than 400 million licenses sold in less than two years, enabling unparalleled PC simplicity, choice and value. Take a closer look at the diversity of Windows PCs available today.
Note : This post is origionally published at http://www.microsoft.com/presspass/Features/2011/jul11/07-14PCAdvantage.mspx