BenQ launches super slim Joybooks in Hot ULV Notebook Segment

benq_joy-book_s35.jpgWorld-leading innovator of digital lifestyle products, BenQ, staked their claim in the emerging ULV (Ultra-Low Voltage) notebook market with the debut today of their 3.5-pound 13.3” Joybook S35 and 4.6-pound 14” Joybook S43, powered by Intel’s latest ULV processors. Engineered for the mobile businessman and Internet enthusiast, the BenQ Joybooks feature super-fast WIFI, eSATA high-speed data transfer (three times faster than USB 2.0), and extra-long battery life – 11 hours on the S35 using an optional 8-cell battery and 5.5 hours with the standard 4-cell battery; almost 5 hours on the S43 with a standard 6-cell battery. For multimedia bliss, the BenQ S35 and S43 are equipped with a webcam, microphone, integrated speakers, a 2-channel TruSurround HD sound system with SRS Headphone.

A suite of multimedia must-haves for work and play include HDMI, dGPU (S43 only), a 2-channel TruSurround HD system, 500GB HDD, 8X Super-Multi DVD (S43 only), and UltraVivid high-definition LED screens sporting 16:9 aspect ratios. Users will also delight in the Joybooks’ highly accommodating, effortless connectivity featuring 802.11b/g/n WLAN card, built-in 10/100/1000 Ethernet, and optional Bluetooth 2.1+EDR. A 4-in-1 card reader, USB 2.0 x 3, RJ-45, and future-proof HDMI are also included.