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May 28, 2003

Perfect Duo: EUROCOM D800P Dream Machine and ATI Mobility Radeon 9600. World's fastest mobile workstation and graphics engine.

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OTTAWA, CANADA - Eurocom Corporation, the leader in desktop replacement notebook technology, has announced integration of the ATI MobilityTM RadeonTM 9600 graphics engine into their mobile workstation line of notebooks supporting Intel® Pentium® 4 processor with Hyper-Threading technology offering their customers the most powerful complete mobile computing solution in the world.

ATI MobilityTM RadeonTM 9600 brings unprecedented mobile graphics to notebook computers offering a premium solution for persuasive presentations, real-time games and home entertainment on all the latest displays. With longer lasting battery life and an easy to upgrade architecture, MobilityTM RadeonTM 9600 delivers premium 3D performance with vivid, cinematic quality graphics and accelerated personal and professional multimedia features in today’s most popular business and home multimedia applications for freedom to perform anywhere, anytime.

Intel® Pentium® 4 processor with Hyper-Threading Technology combined with an Intel 865PE chipset and an advanced 800 MHz system bus delivers significant performance boosts when running multiple applications simultaneously. Hyper-Threading Technology enhances IT effectiveness, infrastructure robustness, and end-user productivity in business and offers extraordinary video, content creation or gaming for home PCs. This highly flexible and scalable solution meets a broad range of demanding computing needs. For example, the 865PE chipset offers an 800 MHz system bus, support for dual-channel DDR400 main memory, an integrated graphics controller with Intel® Extreme Graphics 2 Technology, AGP8X Graphics and Hi-Speed USB 2.0 connectivity. It also features a Communication Streaming Architecture interface for wire-speed Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) and an Intel® PRO/1000 CT Network Connection that utilizes the Dedicated Network Bus (DNB) to reduce PCI bottlenecks and deliver 2x Gigabit Network Performance.

Eurocom Corporation, known to be the first to implement new technologies into their notebooks and portable LCD PC systems, is releasing two notebook models supporting Intel® Pentium® 4 processors up to 3.06 GHz with Hyper-Threading and ATI MobilityTM RadeonTM 9600 grapics engine with 128 MB of DDR video. The two fully configurable and upgradeable EUROCOM models, D800P Dream Machine and D500P Monte Carlo, are designed to provide a complete computing solution to gamers and professionar users alike dramatically raising the bar for notebook 3D performance.

The EUROCOM D800P Dream Machine features Intel® Pentium® 4 processor based on 800 MHz Front Side Bus, dual 400 MHz DDR memory and standard 128MB DDR video on-board and UltraAGP 8x with ATI MobilityTM RadeonTM 9600. The notebook supports up to 320 GB via four physical hard drives with standard RAID fault-tolerance technology, up to two physical optical drives such as DVD, CD-RW, COMBO (DVD/CD-RW) and/or DVD Burner (DVD-R/-RW), high performance 10/100/1000 Ethernet on-board, 802.11g (11Mbps/54Mbps) wireless LAN, Bluetooth, internal TV Tuner with S-video and coax video-in, DVI video output, 6-in-1 Card Reader Module, internal Portable MP3 Player with SD card, internal IP Sharing Module as well as virtual 6 channels audio output, DirectSound 3D Accelerator, Virtual AC3, and S/PDIF output for DVD content and Stereo Audio.

The EUROCOM D500P Monte Carlo model is positioned as the most flexible middle-range mobile workstation notebook supporting Intel® Pentium® 4 processor up to 3.20 GHz with HT technology (FSB800), ATI MobilityTM RadeonTM 9600 with 128 MB DDR video and AGP 8x, up to 4 GB DDR400 SDRAM and up to 160 GB of hard drives via two physical drives, any two optical drives from: DVD-ROM; COMBO (DVD/CD-RW) or DVD-R/-RW (DVD-Burner) as well as 10/100/1000 Ethernet LAN, 802.11b (11Mbps) or 802.11g (54Mbps) wireless LAN, 56K Modem, * 6-in-1 Card Reader and two hot swappable batteries.

With the integration of world's fastest mobile graphics engine and Intel® Pentium® 4 processor with Hyper-Threading, an advanced 800 MHz system bus and the Intel® 875P chipset, EUROCOM notebooks bring workstation power and mobility into high-end mobile workstation market dominated by desktop PC systems. The laptop just became an even more practical gaming machine than a traditional gaming tool, the dekstop PC, by offering the next generation 3D modelling processing technology in a mobile package.

Eurocom Corporation:
Eurocom Corporation is a leading innovator in the notebook industry. The company has produced many firsts, such as manufacturing the first notebook with a 15.1-inch LCD panel and a full-size, 102-key, keyboard. Since 1989, Nepean-based Eurocom Corporation has led the Canadian Desktop Replacement Notebook™ industry with over 950 dedicated resellers and agents across Canada. A 1999 survey by International Data Corporation Canada found Eurocom fifth in the Canadian notebook industry – the only Canadian Company in the top 10. For more information please visit www.eurocom.com