Con il comunicato stampa di seguito allegato, Smoothcreations ha lanciato sul mercato il netbook Wedge, il cui case è personalizzato con un disegno, realizzato a mano, che riflette in pieno lo stile e lo spirito del system builder. In maniera analoga ad altri modelli della stessa categoria, il nuovo Wedge è basato sul processore Intel Atom a 1.6GHz.
Il portatile di Smoothcreations include inoltre un disco rigido da 120GB, 1GB di RAM DDR2 - prodotta da GSkill Memory (in accordo a Denny Liu, Product Manager di GSkill, la sua azienda è "fiera di collaborare con Smoothcreations al fine di fornire netbook di buon livello ai consumatori", ndr) - e un display da 10-inch.
L'MSRP di Wedge, che è equipaggiato con il Sistema Operativo Microsoft Windows XP, è di poco superiore ai $500.
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Redmond, WA —September 17, 2008, — Smoothcreations (www.Smoothcreations.com), a leading manufacturer of Custom PC gaming systems, desktop workstations, and Laptops, introduced today, in collaboration with Intel & Microsoft, are proud to announce the Smoothcreations "Wedge" netbook.
This beautiful SmoothCreations PC is another work of art. The "Wedge" netbook is a hand painted & custom built mobile solution for those unique souls that want to make a powerful yet subtle statement. Each "Wedge" netbook is hand crafted and custom painted to the customer exact specifications. MSRP is a little over $500 USD.
We came up with the Wedge, because it wedges in any tight enclosure of a working space. This netbook can be placed anywhere without taking much space. It’s small foot print "goes anywhere you want to go", say’s product marketing, Mario Gastelum. The Wedge netbook fits in hand carry on purses, legal portfolio wallets, and an assortment of small & compact carry cases.
The "Wedge" netbook is powered by an Intel Atom CPU at 1.6, with a 120 GB Hard drive, and 1.0 GB of Gskill memory, built in wireless, along with a nice 10 inch display. The CEO of SmoothCreations, Jim Saling, the "Wedge" netbook was designed to be a reliable on-the-go mobile solution for professionals, business people, students and ordinary folks that want a compact yet powerful mobile computer solution. The "Wedge" netbook is reliable, compact and affordable. To the enlightenment of pc users – the "Wedge" netbooks come pre-installed with Windows XP and are also available with Vista.
"These custom painted "Wedge" netbooks are not your run of the mill colored notebooks. Smoothcreations utilizes high grade automotive finishes, clear coats – we work close with Sikkens and Glasurit to make special poly carbonate finishes that ensure the paint finish is durable and resilient.
The beautiful design and artwork is only rivaled by it’s modular design. For those whom want simply an awesome personalized netbook at a price they can afford, The "Wedge" netbook makes sense. SmoothCreations can convert the PC case or the netbook into a canvass for you.
For those that want the real deal, you can have expensive imitators, or you can have a Beautiful netbook and a work of art at an attractive price point". Denny Liu, Product Manager, GSkill Memory. "Gskill is proud to partner up with Smoothcreations to provide these affordable netbooks to the mass market".
The Smoothcreations "Wedge" netbook is available for immediate delivery, and custom artwork designs, configurations, and upgrades are available. Each "Wedge" netbook pc is custom painted and serialized. Every "Wedge" netbook has unique design variations that will make your PC different from any other pc out there. Pricing for these netbooks will likely align themselves along the same price as some competitors. Fix configurations will be available at NCIX, Microcenter & Walmart and Smoothcreations.
Source: Smoothcreations Press Release