ASUS announce the A8Jr notebook a A8Jr will be based on Intel’s Core2 Duo processor and will be the world’s first notebook series to utilize ATI’s Mobility Radeon X2300 GPU.
“There is an ever-increasing demand for higher graphic processing power and crisper graphics for entertainment and applications alike,” says David Cummings of AMD. “Our answer to that demand is the X2300 GPU. This GPU utilizes patented technology to increase processing power and provide the user with smooth, realistic hi-resolution graphics.”
The new ATI Mobility RadeonÃƒÆ’Ã‚¢Ãƒ¢Ã¢â€š¬Ã…¾Ãƒâ€šÃ‚¢ X2300 will boost graphical performance, and utilize ATI’s HyperMemory memory management technology to deliver enhanced ‘performance-per-watt’ operations. It will also offer Certified for Windows Vista 3D graphics that supports the visually stunning Windows Aero user interface. This makes the A8Jr deliver smooth and professional performance with current and future 3D-intensive applications and games.
specs after the jump
Intel Centrino Duo Mobile Technology
– Intel Cor2 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 RadeonÃƒÆ’Ã‚¢Ãƒ¢Ã¢â€š¬Ã…¾Ãƒâ€šÃ‚¢X2300
802.11a/b/g, BluetoothÃƒÆ’Ã¢â‚¬Å¡Ãƒâ€šÃ‚® 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)