Still not announced, AMD's DirectX 11-supporting mobile offer, has already started to slip through the interweb's cracks, one example being the listing of an Asus laptop that features the upcoming Mobility Radeon HD 5870 card.

Dubbed G73JH-A1, the G series machine in question weights about 3.85kg and, in addition to the 1GB Mobility Radeon HD 5870, features a 17.3-inch (1920x1080) display, a Core i7 (1.6 GHz i7-720QM, 1.73 GHz 820QM or 2.0 GHz 920XM) processor, 8GB of RAM, two SSDs or HDDs (or an SSD/HDD mix) for up to 1.28TB of storage, plus a DVD or Blu-ray drive.

The laptop includes the Express Gate instant-on OS, boasts four Altec Lansing speakers, an ExpressCard 34/54 slot, Gigabit Ethernet, WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1, a 2.0 megapixel webcam, an 8-in-1 card reader, an 8-cell battery, and is loaded with Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit. Available here (for pre-order) with a starting price of $1,645, the Asus G73JH-A1 is said to start shipping late this month.