Protac has launched its new Excel Slimnote notebook, the G550. Powered by an Intel Pentium 4 processor running at up to 2.6GHz, the notebook can support up to 2GB of DDR memory. It comes with a standard 20GB hard drive and 8x DVD drive. An optional combo drive is also available. The G550 also features built-in I/O ports for USB 2.0 connectivity, IEEE 1394, IrDA, 10/100Mbps LAN, 56K modem, S Video TV out, CRT and a Type II PCMCIA slot.
The notebook is available with a 14-inch or 15-inch TFT XGA display and will retail for $3,099.