San Francisco, California (PRWEB) September 23, 2009
Portland, Oregon’s CTL™ Corporation showcased its new Clamshell 2go™ Classmate PC E10 netbook today at the Intel Developer’s Forum in San Francisco.
“CTL’s education customers have been telling us that they love our ruggedized 2go netbooks, but wanted a model with VGA out, a larger screen and bigger hard drive, keyboard and touchpad,” said Mike Mahanay, General Manager of Sales and Marketing at CTL. “We listened. The result is our new 2go Classmate PC E10.”
CTL’s new 2go Classmate PC netbook is designed to withstand a thirty-inch drop. This is a major factor since CTL targets grades K-8 in the educational market for this netbook. The 2go Classmate PC E10 comes standard with an Intel® Atom™ Processor, a 10.1″ LCD Screen and 160GB Hard Drive
“CTL is proud to display our new 2go Classmate PC E10 at this year’s Intel Developer’s Forum. We continue to develop new models in conjunction with the Intel Classmate series of netbooks. We remain dedicated to the platform,” said Erik Stromquist , CTL’s Executive Vice President.
The 2go Classmate PC E10 also has a large keyboard and touchpad and is available with Microsoft® Windows® 7 as well as with Microsoft® Windows® XP or Ubuntu Linux.
The new 2go Classmate PC features an energy efficient Intel® Atom™ Processor and is encased in a rugged shell complete with a built-in carrying handle and protective vinyl cover. With durable, drop-resistant construction, a sturdy plastic case, and water-resistant keyboard, the CTL 2go Classmate PC is an Intel® Powered classmate PC that can go just about anywhere and be used safely by just about anyone.
“CTL’s new clamshell 2go classmate PC will expand the technology choices available to young students in the United States”, said Lila Ibrahim, general manager of Intel’s Emerging Markets Platform Group, the group that developed the Intel-powered classmate PC reference design. “Intel has been working with technology industries worldwide to offer complete education solutions that provide quality educational experiences for students around the world.”
The CTL 2go Classmate PC E10 has a two-toned dark- and light-gray chassis. The 2go Classmate PC weighs in at 3 pounds and measures 8.7 x 7.3 x 1.5 inches.
Founded in 1989, CTL™ designs and manufactures computer products including desktop and mobile workstations, LED Monitors, and high performance servers. CTL™ also manufacturers specialty devices including ruggedized tablets, and slates. CTL’s brands include CTL and the popular 2go PC™.
Headquartered in Portland, Oregon with offices in Asia, CTL™ and their partners supply North American consumers, government agencies, and many of the most recognized corporate brands. For more information about CTL™, please visit http://www.ctl.net.