Five years ago: TI to parade ultra-thin notebook

Texas Instruments will join the ranks of ultra-thin notebook PC vendors in January next year when it introduces a design that competes with same-size IBM and Digital units

The Extensa 900 Series will come in weights starting below five pounds. The 133MHz Pentium-based machines will ship with 256Kb L2 cache, 16Mb EDO RAM, 1.35Gb hard drive, 12.1-inch dual-scan or 11.3-inch active-matrix screens, CardBus slots with ZV Port support, nickel metal hydride or lithium ion battery, and integral sound.

A docking station with expansion for an eight-speed CD-ROM drive, second battery, and PCI card slots will be available as an option.

Newsletters

You have been successfully signed up. To sign up for more newsletters or to manage your account, visit the Newsletter Subscription Center.
See All
See All