New Products from Lenovo, Leica, HP

High-definition monitor, GIS device, notebook PC.

Space Saver

Lenovo's all-in-one C200 has an 18.5-inch, high-definition, 16:9 widescreen display; an NVIDIA ION 256 MB graphics processor; and an optional single-touch touchscreen panel. It also features an Intel Atom Dual Core processor D510, and an integrated DVD reader/writer. A Bluetooth wireless keyboard and mouse are optional. Also included are a 6-in-1 media card reader and two integrated 3-watt stereo speakers.

Data Collector

Leica Geosystems' Zeno GIS 15 offers a full QWERTY keyboard and a display in landscape format. An integrated digital camera links photos to feature locations to accurately map assets and infrastructure. The rugged device features dual-constellation (GPS/GLONASS) and SBAS tracking for higher productivity with satellites in urban areas.

Tablet Twist

The HP TouchSmart tm2 convertible notebook PC operates as a traditional notebook with a keyboard and touch-enabled display for input. Converted to a slate, the tm2 becomes a sketchpad with digital pen. The device features an Intel Core 2 Duo processor at speeds up to 1.6 GHz, an 800 MHz front-side bus, and 512 MB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4550 graphics. The tm2 also has a 320 or 500 GB 7200 RPM SATA hard drive and 12.1-inch 1280x800 LED display.


Miriam Jones is chief copy editor of Government Technology, Governing, Public CIO and Emergency Management magazines. She joined e.Republic in 2000 as an editor of Converge magazine.