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FIC to Debut its Wintel-based 10.1”W Slate PC, Tycoon at Computex 2010
Date: 2010/6/1
Work and play anywhere in the home and on the go

Taipei, Taiwan, June 1, 2010 – First International Computer, Inc. (FIC), a world leader in the design and production of electronic devices, today unveiled their 10.1-inch wide screen Slate PC, Tycoon TVB00. A very impressively thin and light design makes the Slate ultimate portability at anywhere anytime.

Employing a 1.66GHz Intel Atom N455 processor, a large 10.1” 1024x600 capacitive multi-touch widescreen and a micro-SATA type 1.8” hard disk drive, the FIC’s Tycoon TVB00 is offered a full PC function device in a smaller, light weight handheld Slate around 0.85 kg.

“I’m glad to officially announce that FIC is participating in the Slate PC Market,” states Leo Chien, the Chief Operating Officer of FIC. “It’s not our first time to develop the Slate PC. We launched a 10.4-inch SlateVision Slate PC in 2002 and received overwhelming accolades from this product.” “Now, the new Slate features thinner, lighter, multimedia-oriented, WiFi mobility and a characteristic industrial design,” “I’m confident that our Tycoon TVB00 will be the “search no more” product among these Slates,” says Leo Chien, the Chief Operating Officer of FIC.

FIC’s Tycoon TVB00 allows mobile users to communicate via 802.11b/g/n and Bluetooth 2.1 wireless, display presentation through its mini HDMI port and perform overall computing tasks up to 3 hours on a reliable Polymer battery. Equipped with a Broadcom BCM70015 Crystal HD advanced media processor for 1080p high definition video playback and one memory slot up to 2GB of DDR3 667MHz support.

Read and play: The 10.1” wide LED backlight touch screen is large enough for reading eBooks, eNewspapers, eMagazines and interactive media programs. Listening music, watching movies, playing multi-touch gaming all in this device. The Tycoon TVB00 let you have fun everyday no mater you’re in couch, kitchen and bedroom in the house or on the commute, automobile of outdoors.

Browse and work: With built-in 802.11b/g/n WiFi allows you to surf the web, read the email, have online social network through Tycoon TVB00. It also comes with Bluetooth 2.1, letting you connect to the wireless devices like keyboard, mouse, headphone or transfer data wirelessly. The Tycoon TVB00 is capable of running Windows 7 Ultimate operating system, so it’s just like a regular PC that you can work on it for office and business application.

According to FIC’s speaker, the Tycoon TVB00 will be provided with multi colors as optional.

To learn more about FIC and the new Tycoon TVB00, see FIC at Computex 2010, NanGang Exhibition Hall, booth No. L1301.

Model Tycoon TVB00

-       Windows 7 operating system support

-       1.66GHz IntelR Atom N455 processor

-       1 DDR3 667 SO-DIMM Slot (up to 2GB)

-       10.1”W LED BL (1024 x 600), capacitive multi-touch panel

-       1.8” HDD Micro SATA Type

-       802.11b/g/n WLAN

-       BCM70015 Crystal HD advanced media processor (Option)

-       1 x VGA port, 2 x USB 2.0 ports, 1 x Headphone Line-Out, 1 x Microphone Line-In, 1 x DC-in, 1 x 1.3M or 2M Webcam (with Mic. design)

-       Bluetooth 2.1

-       Embedded 2700mAh Polymer battery (up to 3 hours battery life)

-       243.5mm x 176mm x 15mm (W x D x H)

 -       Approx. 850g

* All Specifications subject to change

About FIC:

Founded in 1980, First International Computer, Inc (FIC) is a world leader in the design and production of electronic devices now is focusing its core business on building automation system and versatile ARM platform enablement solutions.

FIC has a workforce of over 8,100 employees spread amongst 2 manufacturing/assembly sites and 4 branch offices.

As an OEM/ODM supplier to many of the leading brands in North America, Asia and Europe, FIC has established itself as a pioneer of innovative products, supplying engineering expertise, advanced R&D and logistical services throughout the world.

For the latest information on FIC products and services visit www.fic.com.tw
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