Samsung N150 One of the first netbooks to use the next generation Atom N450 CPU, the 10-inch N150 offers excellent battery life. Combined with the anti-reflective matte display, this makes it a good choice for barbarians on the road, even if it doesn’t offer a huge performance improvement over previous netbooks.
Samsung Series 7 Chronos Samsung With all its focus on ultra-thin ultrabooks and ultra-thin laptops, we’ve heard little about more powerful laptops lately with full-power CPUs and discrete graphics cards. Samsung is a rare exception, with a new Chronos Series 7 laptop paired with the thinner Ultrabook Series 7 version, both were announced shortly before … Read more
BERLIN – HP’s revamped Envy x2 takes a page from Microsoft’s design notebook. This updated model is equipped with a 13.3-inch or 15.6-inch display and – like Surface Pro 3 – with built-in adjustable stand. The HP Envy The x2’s detachable backlit Bluetooth keyboard resembles the design of the Surface Pro keyboard – right down … Read more
Q610 is a thin, light 4-core tablet for entry-level users. Velocity Micro The Velocity Micro Q610 is a 10-inch tablet that impresses with its processor and price but is disappointing with its subpar resolution. The Android 4.1 tablet, one of two Velocity Micro tablets launched at CES 2013, has a 1.5GHz quad-core Allwinner ARM processor … Read more
Slim and stylish Xiaomi Mi3. Xiaomi You may not know it yet, but there is a new wave of innovative smartphones coming to you. And no, these devices weren’t dreamed of by big companies in Korea, Japan or Taiwan. Instead, mainland China is becoming the hot spot for new handheld approaches. Xiaomi’s Beijing-based Mi3 is … Read more
Acer Liquid X1 on display at Computex 2014 Nic Healey / CNET TAIPEI, Tawain – First launched at the end of MayAcer showed off its powerful new Liquid X1 smartphone on the Nangang showroom floor at Computex 2014. The X1 stands firmly in the phablet category with its 5.7-inch display and an impressive 8-core processor. … Read more
HP’s latest version of the 14-inch Chromebook appears to be a step up model last year . For starters, it packs an Nvidia Tegra K1 processor: this 192-core chip brings Nvidia’s Kepler technology to the mobile space and is ready to be. something of a great power. And if you like neon, you’re in luck. … Read more
Now playing: Watch this: New screen and CPU sizes for the ThinkPad Yoga 1:44 While people certainly like Lenovo’s line of Yoga hybrids, with its 360-degree hinge that folds into kiosks or tablets, there’s always one major complaint point. In tablet mode, you leave the laptop’s keyboard and trackpad, usually just below your finger when … Read more