Today was a big day for hard drive announcements with faster hard drives coming to notebooks from Toshiba, the announcement of a standardized Mini SATA format and a cheap (and fast) hard drive upgrade for Asus netbooks coming out.
ASUS introduced the LAMBORGHINI VX5 notebook today at CeBit 2009. The VX5 is has some jaw-draopping specs, including a 1TB Solid State Drive. The VX5 looks like a beuatiful notebook inside and out, thanks to a 1TB SSD, NVIDIA GeForce GT130M GPU and Intel Core 2 Quad processor.
Cheap notebooks are wildly popular, all you have to do is look at the stir Black Friday notebooks and the OLPO XO Laptop. The ASUS Eee PC is just making its way off the assembly line and Asustek's CEO is already predicting that his company will out-pace its goal of selling 3.8 million of the $400-ish laptops by the end of next year.
The $299 ASUS 2G Eee PC is getting a touch of Easter colors when it launches in January. The tiny entry-level notebook will be available in Pure White, Lush Green, Sky Blue, Blush Pink, or Galaxy Black.