ACER. ASUS. iBuyPower. This endless flood of notebooks drives me crazy because I just can’t force myself to care about any of them. I think it’s actually the stupid names and acronyms that makes me mad. Alas, my problems are not yours thankfully. iBuyPower has just launched their new 15″ Battalion Premium Gaming Notebook. Gauging from the above pic, this notebook looks pretty jammed with features. Take a look below for the press release and specs sheet. Pricing starts at $1235.
El Monte, CA – May 26, 2009 – iBUYPOWER, one of the leading gaming systems manufacturers in the world, is excited to announce the new Battalion 101 CZ-10 Premium Gaming Notebook. Starting at just $1,235, the CZ-10 features the powerful Intel® Montevina Core 2 Duo Mobile Dual-Core Processor, DDR3 memory, the ATI Radeon HD 4650 graphics card, and a gamer friendly 15.6” WXGA widescreen LCD display with a 1366×768 resolution.
The Battalion 101 will be iBUYPOWER’s first notebook to feature the company’s new accidental damage protection plan, which insures all new CZ-10 Premium notebooks against damage from accidental spills or drops.
“We felt it was time to refresh our mainstream gaming notebook line,” said Darren Su, Vice President of iBUYPOWER. “We are excited by the features and exceptional coverage we are able to offer with the CZ-10 Premium at a very competitive price.“
The Battalion also packs a spacious 500 GB 5400rpm hard drive, 4GB of DDR3-1066 Memory, and one HDMI and four USB ports. The CZ-10 also features a built-in 2MP webcam, built in microphone, 3-in-1 card reader and finger print scanner for added security.