Laptop accessories archive

  • Kensington MicroSaver Keyed Retractable Notebook Lock review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Kensington MicroSaver Keyed Retractable Notebook Lock review

    By 30 January 2009

    If you are a mobile worker, then your worst nightmare is losing your laptop. One opportunist will see your work, research, contacts, perhaps even confidential documents, running away from you. Can the Kensington MicroSaver Keyed Retractable Notebook Lock...

  • Peli promises to protect with 1090 laptop case
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    Peli promises to protect with 1090 laptop case

    By 12 November 2008

    The new Peli 1090 hardback laptop case is now available in the UK via JP Distribution. The case is claimed to be dustproof, watertight and crushproof. Inside it has a moulded plush foam liner to fit 15.4-inch laptops but also has a vent with Gore-Tex...

  • Sony adds DisplayLink to Vaio docking station
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    Sony adds DisplayLink to Vaio docking station

    By 9 September 2008

    Sony has followed Toshiba in launching a new docking station that offers user the chance to add another monitor to their desktop setup via a USB cable. The new DisplayLink enabled Sony VAIO dock can be used with any monitor with an analog or DVI connector...

  • Noon Logan launches solar laptop bag
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    Noon Logan launches solar laptop bag

    By 26 August 2008

    For $452, you can bag yourself a Noon Logan Solar Laptop case, which may seem a wee bit expensive but it will charge up your gadgets while you're on the go. The laptop bag features a flexible exterior solar panel, which charges an internal power bank....

  • Eastpak Parker notebook bag  review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Eastpak Parker notebook bag review

    By 30 July 2008

    Eastpak has recognised that notebook users are getting younger and more fashionable and don’t want to carry their portable around in something that looks like a briefcase. So, this shoulder bag comes in a range of colours and designs from pin-stripes...

  • Dell announces "Designed for Dell"
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    Dell announces "Designed for Dell"

    By 14 July 2008

    Dell has introduced "Designed for Dell", a line of PC accessories that - at this initial launch - includes custom messenger and tote bags, audio devices, mice and hard drives. The company says the products are distinguished by colour, fit and finish that...

  • Belkin launches cases, meeces for Asus Eee
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    Belkin launches cases, meeces for Asus Eee

    By 11 July 2008

    In the States, Belkin has launched a range of accessories for the Asus Eee that will go on sale in the coming months, although we've yet to hear of a UK announcement. The range includes two mice, appropriately sized for the Eee's travel-friendly dimensions,...

  • Crumpler The Belly L rucksack review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Crumpler The Belly L rucksack review

    By 20 June 2008

    Most notebooks ship with a carry case of some sort but they tend to be a little cheap and basic so it pays to invest in something a little sturdier. Crumpler is one of the more unconventional but desirable brands out there with a range that covers all...

  • Vaja offers leather "suit" for MacBook Air
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    Vaja offers leather "suit" for MacBook Air

    By 17 June 2008

    One of those real ultra high-end jobbies, Vaja Choice are offering a leather "suit" for your MacBook Air. Made from the finest cow-skin and customisable with a veritable palette of colours to chose from, one case will cost you from $300.

  • Kensington Contour Balance Notebook Case review
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    Kensington Contour Balance Notebook Case review

    By 6 June 2008

    Ladies, just because you've been asked to carry a notebook around by your employer doesn't mean you need to lose that female edge as this latest carry case from Kensington proves. There is no mistaking its feminine styling, as the shape manages to echo...

  • "9 to 5" laptop sleeve launches
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    "9 to 5" laptop sleeve launches

    By 6 June 2008

    This $40 laptop sleeve gives a wry nod to corporate America - the shirt pocket for pens is a particularly nice touch, we feel.

  • "My Document" laptop case
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    "My Document" laptop case

    By 15 May 2008

    This clever case takes the instantly recognisable Windows icon and turns it into a shellcase for your notebook. Created by Taiwanese design group 25togo, it's possibly on sale via their online shop now - our Taiwanese is not quite up to the task of finding...

  • Dicota BacPac Element rucksack  review
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    Dicota BacPac Element rucksack review

    By 13 May 2008

    Dicota has close to 400 different bag styles to choose from and its latest Actives range is aimed at those who need to take their notebook in to extreme conditions. Made from tough nylon and available in a range of colours, this rucksack is intended for...

  • Gold and silver MacBook covers launched
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    Gold and silver MacBook covers launched

    By 12 May 2008

    Bird Electron are to launch new covers for the 13-inch MacBook in gold and silver, for those who want the precious metal look, but without the price tag.

  • Brenthaven MetroLite II  notebook case review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Brenthaven MetroLite II notebook case review

    By 30 April 2008

    Brenthaven's new range of notebook cases use what it calls Zero Impact, which refers not only to the damage you can expect should you drop the bag while carrying your notebook, but also to your body, as it has been designed to be more ergonomic. The first...

  • Asus Eee 900 gets grown up leather case
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    Asus Eee 900 gets grown up leather case

    By 28 April 2008

    The Brando Workshop leather case for the Asus Eee 900 is made of genuine leather offering protection for your device, has holes in all the right places and slots for storing memory cards. Available now, it's $45.00.

  • Crumpler Beefy Pocket  review
    Online 4 out of 5

    Crumpler Beefy Pocket review

    By 14 April 2008

    When you buy a notebook, it is likely it will come with a cheap and not very attractive carry case. So, the first thing on your list to buy should be a new bag, preferably something stylish and quirky like the Crumpler Beefy Pocket. Crumpler may not deliver...

  • Brenthaven offers "zero impact" laptop protection
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    Brenthaven offers "zero impact" laptop protection

    By 14 April 2008

    Brenthaven's new laptop sleeves and cases are offered with a threefold "zero impact" claim. The first claim relates to your notebook with Brenthaven's "superior protection systems" which cradle your computer from damage, meaning no untoward impact on...

  • Cubebyte laptop lock review
    Online 3.5 out of 5

    Cubebyte laptop lock review

    By 1 April 2008

    You like your laptop and so do probably a lot of other people given the chance, but do you really need to invest in a laptop lock? We don a mask and gloves and see if the Cubebyte from Autosafe is up to the job. Out of the box and you basically get a...

  • Kensington's Contour Balance laptop cases
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    Kensington's Contour Balance laptop cases

    By 19 March 2008

    Kensington's new Contour Balance cases for women are compact and ergonomic, making them easy to carry, even when full. The designs are available in either "chocolate and vanilla" or "onyx and white", with patterned sections to complement each bag's overall...

  • Speck launches coloured shell cases for iMacs
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    Speck launches coloured shell cases for iMacs

    By 18 March 2008

    Available in aqua, black, pink and red, these $50 SeeThru Hard Shell Case for 20-inch iMacs will bring a bit of colour to your desk.

  • Huzzk Sleevies for MacBooks
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    Huzzk Sleevies for MacBooks

    By 13 March 2008

    These Huzzk "Sleevies" for your 13-inch MacBook not only protect your precious from knocks, but the rubberised finish offers a non-slip grip and means they are waterproof. With a lockable zip, the black and yellow versions cost £29.95 each, available...

  • Sumo launches laptop case range
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    Sumo launches laptop case range

    By 21 February 2008

    Californian company Sumo has announced its new range of laptop sleeves. The sleeves are covered in a corduroy material and are available in Red, Green, Pink, Black, and Orange. Inside, a patterned padded corduroy compartment protects your laptop from...

  • Belkin launches range of sleeves for MacBook Air
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    Belkin launches range of sleeves for MacBook Air

    By 21 January 2008

    Belkin, never slow off the mark when it comes to introducing new product ranges has announced new designs for Apple's latest notebook. But, with availability only announced for the US and Canada, we're not quite sure when we will see this new range over...

  • Manilla envelope case for MacBook Air gets real
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    Manilla envelope case for MacBook Air gets real

    By 17 January 2008

    Created by two self-confessed "Apple geeks" Jona Bechtolt and Claire L. Evans, Steve Jobs' MacBook Air is so thin "it-fits-in-an-envelope" boast gets real with the creation of the AirMail laptop sleeve. The new case is handmade out of durable upholstery-grade...