news : Rock unveils new Sigma Si with internal DVD/CD-RW Combo Drive.

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Rock unveils new Sigma Si with internal DVD/CD-RW Combo Drive.

Designed to complement the Sigma Si line, Rock has launched a brand new Sigma Si featuring the worlds 1st internal notebook combo DVD / CDRW drive, allowing for enhanced multimedia functions and high capacity read/write storage. The drives are 8x DVD, for fluid playback of MPEG presentations and DVD movies and 4x CDRW, allowing writing and re-writing at 4x and reading at 20x. The Sigma Si COMBO is available immediately with a massive 256Mb RAM, 20Gb Hard Disk Drive and Windows 98/ME Operating System Support at a selling price of only 1,399 (excluding VAT).

Key features of the Sigma Si COMBO include:

  • Intel Pentium III 1GHz processor
  • SiS 630S Core Logic
  • 256 SDRAM Share Memory Architecture (SMA) (expandable to 512Mb)
  • User definable 8 / 16 / 32 / 64MB Video RAM
  • 20Gb HDD (expandable to 30Gb)
  • 14.1 XGA TFT screen (1024 x 768)
  • Internal 3.5 1.44Mb FDD
  • 8x DVD / 4x 4x 20x CDRW COMBO Drive
  • Internal 56k V.90 Modem
  • Internal 10/100 LAN and IEEE 1394 Firewire
  • 3D and Wavetable and 2 x Internal Stereo Speakers
  • 128-bit 2D/3D graphics acceleration
  • Smart Li-ION battery
  • 308 x 254 x 37.5mm and only 3.2Kg
  • Microsoft Windows 98 or Windows ME
  • Carry Case

Editors note:, a division of Rock Group Plc, is one of the UKs leading notebook specialist manufacturers now in its 10th year of trading.
For further information, please contact Sarah Chard (PR and Marketing Manager) at on 08702 203 608, fax 08709 90 90 91 or email [email protected]

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