Gateway announced a new line of 14-inch notebooks that borrow design cues and features from the company's MC series and MD series notebooks. They have a splash of style compared to Gateway's older 14-inch models and will start at $649.99.
Best Buy will have the Gateway T-1620 on sale for $629.99 on Black Friday, a $200 discount. The Gateway T-1620 is an affordable thin and light laptop. It has a 14.1-inch Ultrabright Display and weighs 5.55 pounds.
Acer announced it's acquiring Gateway for $710-million, the fourth largest PC company in the US. The combination will create a multi-branded PC-company with more than $15 billion in revenues and shipments in excess of 20 million PC units per year.
Gateway's launhing two new notebook series that bring some much-needed style to the company's lineup. The Gateway M-Series and T-Series will be available in several colors including Crimson Red, Slate Grey and Pacific Blue.