Boutique system builder Maingear on Thursday expanded its notebook line with its new Clutch series built for business professionals and students.
There are two models available, the first of which is the 13.3-inch Clutch 13. This one comes with an Intel 330UM processor, up to 8GB of DDR3 memory, up to a 750GB SATA HDD or 512GB SSD, 802.11g/n Wi-Fi, HDMI, eSATA, ExpressCard slot, and an optional docking station.
The larger 15.6-inch Clutch 15 comes configurable with an Intel Core i3/i5/i7 mobile processor, Intel HD integrated graphics or Nvidia GeForce GT 330M, and the same RAM, HDD, and dock options. Both systems ship with Windows 7.
Pricing starts at $899 for the Clutch 15 (no docking station) and $1,099 for the Clutch 13 (with docking station).