L – a quite famous maker of highest-end workstations and notebooks also known as Liebermann Inc. – has announced a new option for its laptops. Now the company offers to install Intel Pentium 4 Extreme Edition processors into its “Studio”, “Producer” and “
Lieberman’s “Studio”, “Producer” and “
L’s new laptops are designed as an ultimate multimedia machine, for real-time CAD, graphics, audio, video, MPEG-2 rendering, or high-end professional applications.
The list of cutting-edge technologies packed by L notebooks based on Intel Pentium 4 Extreme Edition processors include dual-channel DDR SDRAM memory at 433MHz, MOBILITY RADEON 9600 PRO graphics, up to 2 HDDs, up to 2 CD-RW/DVD-RW optical drives, WLAN, Bluetooth, FireWire, USB 2.0, high-quality audio, various card-readers, modems and other features typically found on high-end workstations. The machines come with 120W external power supply and support a number of L’s proprietary features for expandability.
Intel Pentium 4 Extreme Edition running at 3.20GHz with 512KB L2 and 2MB L3 cache has TDP of 92.1W, roughly 10W more than the original Pentium 4 chip with 512KB of L2 at the same 3.20GHz core-speed. 92.1W of power is unbelievably high for portable computers and L promises to utilise a special high-density multi-stage copper heat-pipe CPU heat-sinks and FreeFlow Enhanced Cooling Architectures designed by the company itself to cool down one of the fastest desktop chips today.
Intel’s new Pentium 4 HT Extreme Edition CPU is available now in limited quantities and is slated for mass availability, January 2004.
Pricing of Intel Pentium 4 Extreme Edition processors is above high-end desktop and mobile systems. The price of 15” L-Studio notebook is $5999, 16” L-Producer costs $6999, 17” L-Hollywood will be available when the Pentium 4 Extreme Chips are out for $5909.