Gateway has introduced new Gateway NS10, NS30, NS41 and NS51 Notebooks which are powered by latest ultra-fast Intel Core i7, i5 and i3 Mobile CPU’s with Mobile Intel HM55 Express Chipset mainboard, while offering extended productivity thanks to 8+ of battery life.
Gateway NS10 – 11.6-inch Notebook
Available in four screen sizes; 29.5 cm (11.6-inch), 34.5 cm (13.3-inch), 35.5 (14-inch) and 39.6 cm (15.6-inch), the new Gateway NS series notebook are all powered by latest ultra-fast Intel Core i7, i5 and i3 Mobile CPU’s with Mobile Intel HM55 Express Chipset mainboard were developed to deliver the best in class product hardware with no-compromise performance, superior security and trouble-free manageability.
The Gateway NS Series notebooks are capable of combining top performance with energy efficiency using built-in Intel TurboBoost technology, that dynamically increases the processor speed when applications demand more performance, while continuing to operate within the power, current and temperature specifications.
Together with the Intel Hyper-Threading Technology, the Intel TurboBoost technology helps to increase performance of both multi-threaded and single-threaded workloads without the need of user-intervention.
Consequently, the new Gateway NS notebooks handle all the most demanding task faster allowing users accomplished in less time. First-class graphics solutions providing premium visuals with richer colour and life-like, sharper details complement superb computing performance.
The new Gateway NS notebook series is equipped with Gateway Ultrabright LED-backlit TFT LCD displays that save up to 33% energy compared to standard notebook panels.
In addition, the Gateway PowerSave dedicated key puts users in control of battery life allowing users decide whether they need top performance or you want to save energy. Just a pressure on the PowerSave key enables Gateway PowerSave Solution and applies advanced settings to extend battery life.
Gateway offers several Security measure in this NS series notebooks that combines several advanced security elements to ensure utmost protection for data. Gateway Fingerprint Solution, featuring Pre-Boot Authentication (PBA) secures the system from unauthorized access and offers data protection using cutting edge biometric technology.
In addition, enhanced DASP (Disk Anti-Shock Protection) technology insulates the hard disk, providing protections from the tear and wear of usage on the go.
The new Gateway NS notebooks are ultra-thin, just about one inch thick, and ultra-light, with weight ranging from 1.35 kg of the 11.6-inch model to 2.47 kg for the 15.6-inch one with 6-cell battery pack.
Gateway NS30 notebook
The first model Gateway NS10 notebook has smallest screen size of 11.6-inches LED-backlit WXGA with 1,366 by 768 pixel resolution powered by integrated Intel HD Graphics, weighs 1.35 Kgs and offers 3 hours with the standard 6-cell battery pack.
Powered by Intel Core i3-330UM, i5-430UM, i5-520UM and i5-540UM low-power processors, the Gateway NS10 features Intel HM55 Express Chipset mainboard with upto 4MB L2 cache.
Gateway NS30 notebook
The Gateway NS30 notebook adds 8X DVD dual-layer writer and is powered by i3-330/350, i5-430/520/540 and i7-620 mobile CPUs and has 13.3-inch LED backlit WZGA display with 1366 x 768 resolution powered by Nvidia Geforce 310M switchable graphics chip, with 512MB of DDR3 video RAM.
Gateway NS41 notebook
The next model is Gateway NS41 notebook which also has 8X DVD dual-layer writer and is powered by i3-330/350, i5-430/520/540 and i7-620 mobile CPUs and includes 14-inch LED backlit WZGA display with 1366 x 768 resolution powered by Nvidia Geforce 310M switchable graphics chip, with 512MB of DDR3 video RAM.
This notebook comes with two battery options, 6-cell standard or 9-cell extended, giving 8 and 11.5 hour backup respectively and weighs 2.26 Kgs.
Gateway NS50 notebook
Last model in the new NS series is Gateway NS50 notebook which also has 8X DVD dual-layer writer and is powered by i3-330/350, i5-430/520/540 and i7-620 mobile CPUs and includes 15.6-inch LED backlit WZGA display with 1366 x 768 resolution powered by Nvidia Geforce 310M switchable graphics chip, with 512MB of DDR3 video RAM.
This 15.6-inch model can even accommodate a numeric keypad for maximum computing convenience.
This notebook comes with two battery options, 6-cell standard or 9-cell extended, giving 8 and 11.5 hour backup respectively and weighs 2.47 Kgs.
Other common features
All these NS Series notebook features up to 640 GB 2.5-inch SATA HDD or Solid State Derives (SSD) of up to 160 GB capacity, multi-in-1 card reader and DVD optical drive, offering a complete range of storage and file sharing options.
With the Gateway EZ Pad multi-gesture touchpad, offering circular-motion scrolling, pinch-action zoom and page flip, navigation has never been so trouble-free and intuitive.
Gateway NS series offers a range of connectivity options including 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/N, Embedded 3G, 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet and Bluetooth 3.0+EDR. Also includes are high defination webcam for video conference solution along with built-in microphone that enables high-quality video conferences.
For maximum versatility, the optional port replicator provides a full range of connectivity options such as Ethernet, VGA and USB port for seamless desk management, plus microphone and speaker jacks and a Kensington Lock.
The Gateway NS series notebooks meets the requirements of the most important international standards for low energy consumption such as ENERGY STAR, EPEAT, RoHS and WEEE.
Price and Availability
Gateway has not yet announced the prices or availability of NS series notebooks but all Gateway notebooks including NS series come with 1-year Return-to-Base and 3-year Spare Part warranties. The warranty can be extended to 3 years or more.