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pcAudioLabs Intros Two New Laptops to Mobile DAW Line

Sherman Oaks, CA (May 18, 2005)--pcAudioLabs' has introduced its new Mobile 9000 and Mobile 7000 series laptops. The 17" wide screen Mobile 9000 features a desktop version of the Intel Pentium 4 processor, 32+ audio tracks @ 24bit/96kHz, a variety of real-time native plug-ins and software instruments, and a built-in 10-key keypad for transport control. The more portable, smaller footprint Mobile 7000 is almost identical to the 9000, but features a compact 15.4" WSXGA+ Active Matrix screen, and no 10-key keypad.
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Sherman Oaks, CA (May 18, 2005)--pcAudioLabs' has introduced its new Mobile 9000 and Mobile 7000 series laptops. The 17" wide screen Mobile 9000 features a desktop version of the Intel Pentium 4 processor, 32+ audio tracks @ 24bit/96kHz, a variety of real-time native plug-ins and software instruments, and a built-in 10-key keypad for transport control. The more portable, smaller footprint Mobile 7000 is almost identical to the 9000, but features a compact 15.4" WSXGA+ Active Matrix screen, and no 10-key keypad.

The Mobile 9000 can be configured with 2 internal 7200rpm hard drives maxing out at 60GB each, or if you prefer storage over speed, you could choose a 100GB 5400rpm hard drive instead. There are 4 RAM slots allowing for a maximum of 2GB of RAM which can increase performance with huge sample library based instruments. There are 2 Firewire 400 ports (4 pin each), and 4 USB 2.0 ports, for external connectivity of dongles, hard drives, and DV Cameras. There is a Type II PCMCIA slot powered for connecting professional audio interfaces such as the RME HDSP CardBus and the Echo Indigo series.

The Mobile 9000 base configuration starts at $2,525.00 and has the following features:

- Pentium 4 3.0 GHz 800MHz FSB 1MB L2 cache
- Intel 915P + ICH6 Chipset
- 512 MB 533MHz DDR2 [Exp. 2048 MB]
- 17.0" WSXGA+ TFT - Xtra Clear Glossy Screen
- Drive Bay #1: 60.0GB Hard Drive (7200rpm)
- Drive Bay #2: 8X DVD/24X CD-RW Combo Drive
- Drive Bay #3: options below
- Firewire: Yes (2x 4 pin, Texas Instruments chipset)
- PCMCIA: Yes (Type II, Texas Instruments chipset)
- USB 2.0: Yes (4 ports)
- Floppy: Yes (external)
- Graphics: ATI X800 w/ 256MB RAM
- Operating System: Windows XP Home Edition
- Other features: WiFi, LAN, Modem, 7-in-1 card reader

The Mobile 7000 base configuration starts at $2,125.00 and has the following features:

- Pentium 4 3.0 GHz 800MHz FSB 1MB L2 cache
- Intel 915P + ICH6 Chipset
- 512 MB 533MHz DDR2 [Exp. 2048 MB]
- 15.4" WSXGA+ Active Matrix
- Drive Bay #1: 60.0GB Hard Drive (7200rpm)
- Drive Bay #2: 8X DVD/24X CD-RW Combo Drive
- Drive Bay #3: options below
- Firewire: Yes (2x 4 pin, Texas Instruments chipset)
- PCMCIA: Yes (Type II, Texas Instruments chipset)
- USB 2.0: Yes (4 ports)
- Floppy: Yes (external)
- Graphics: ATI X800 w/ 256MB RAM
- Operating System: Windows XP Home Edition

A complete feature list and specifications can be viewed at www.pcAudioLabs.com.