updated 02:20 pm EDT, Wed October 21, 2009
ViewSonic intros Viewbook CULV notebook range
ViewSonic has recently unveiled some of its first portables above the netbook class in its Viewbook series. The 12.1-inch VB120, 13.3-inch VB130 and 14-inch VB140 Pro are all powered by Intel's CULV chips, with the VB120 getting a 1.3GHz Core 2 Duo and 2GB of RAM. It also has a 250GB hard drive preloaded with Windows 7.
All get 1366x768 resolution displays and a six-cell battery, though no other specs on the VB140 Pro are known. The VB120 should cost $599, the VB130 $699 with a 1.3GHz Celeron, $799 with a 1.3GHz Pentium dual-core and $899 for the 1.3GHz Core 2 Duo-powered version. The price for the VB140 is unknown, as are ship dates for the trio. [via NetbookNews]