Dell has revealed its first Chromebook laptop, the Chromebook 11, which will go on sale in the UK in January – just in time for the new school term
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Acer will have to choose new leaders with expertise in tablets and brand-building to shed its reputation as a low-end seller of notebooks, analysts said. Last month, the company abruptly canceled plans to name Jim Wong as its new CEO, and instead did away with the position. Company co-founder Stan Shih has taken over as […]
Move over, Pixel, there’s a new touchscreen Chromebook in town. And at just $300, the Acer C720P Chromebook’s finger-friendliness can be had for a mere fraction of the Chromebook Pixel’s $1,300 (and up!) price tag. The C720P follows the lead the non-touch C720 Chromebook Acer announced in October, with an energy efficient Haswell-based Intel Celeron […]
If skyrocketing tablet sales and cute videos of babies that confuse magazines for iPads are any indication, touchscreens are the interface of the future. But there’s just one problem with that portentous prediction: If it’s true, laptop buyers are stuck with one foot in the past. The market analysts at NPD DisplaySearch say touchscreen notebooks […]
Toshiba’s new Portege Z30 ultrabook can be fixed or upgraded in-house, which the company hopes will set the new offering apart from competition. The 13.3-inch Portege Z30 has a chassis that can be unscrewed to add more memory or replace worn-out batteries. That could extend the life of laptops and reduce support costs, said Duc […]
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HP’s Split 13 X2 hybrid laptop picks up where the Envy X2 left off – it’s a 13in tablet with bundled keyboard dock. We took a hands-on look to see what’s changed
Usually, workstations are big and brutish. But HP is betting that workstation users are just like everyone else and want thin and light systems.
An incredible Android 4.2 tablet and a true bargain
Dell is running a pretty good deal on its popular Inspiron 15R Special Edition laptop right now. For $649.99 you can get a decent configuration that includes the standard Full HD screen (very nice) and dedicated AMD HD 7730M graphics. To get the deal you have to visit this link and then apply coupon code […]
HGST has announced its highest capacity 9.5mm-high mobile drive, a 1.5TB, three-platter model that is being targeted at the “prosumer” market.
AMD’s fastest laptop graphics card is official – the Radeon HD 8970M will soon be making its way to high-end gaming laptops
FattBatt keeps you off the grid longer, for a fee. Here’s our FattBatt review.
When Intel said recently that its Bay Trail chips will power a wave of $200 touchscreen laptops, the company wasn’t talking only about Windows.
Taking a cue (or two) from Apple Toshiba yesterday unveiled a new member in its notebook lineup dubbed the KIRABook. This is no low end Satellite plastic constructed notebook, rather this is a premium Ultrabook style machine designed to take on the likes of the Apple MacBook Pro with Retina display. The KIRABook has a […]
The IdeaPad Y500 is one of Lenovo’s most formidable gaming laptops as it offers a dual (SLI) Nvidia GT650M graphics card option via use of the unique Ultra bay expansion it has. This weekend the IdeaPad Y500 can be had for $799 when you use coupon code 4DAYSDEALY500 at checkout. That’s $500 off the regular […]
Dell is being sold for a fire sale price and so are its laptops apparently. Dell has an excellent deal on a well equipped Inspiron 15R Special Edition with Full HD screen for $699 when you use coupon J9ZR64?V1WQ2S0 at checkout. Before coupon the Inspiron 15R SE is $749.99, after the $50 off coupon at […]
If you don’t mind refurbished as a route for saving a bunch of money, then the Asus Zenbook UX31A Ultrabook with Full HD 1920 x 1080 13.3” screen for $560 is a heck of a deal. This deal comes via Groupon which has limited quantities of this machine available. The specs on the UX31A up […]
The Lenovo G580 budget laptop is a capable workhorse, but it’s far from spectacular. Read our Lenovo G580 review to find out more.
If you want a lot of storage, look no further
The Acer Iconia W700 is a Windows 8 tablet with a stand and keyboard. Here’s our Acer Iconia W700 review.
Company keeping some features a secret for a reveal next week
Nikon 1 J2, Asus VivoBook S200, Samsung Chromebook Series 3 – reviews roundup – plus read our verdicts on: Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina Display, Corsair Neutron 240GB and Acronis True Image 2013.
A great all-round budget laptop with a dedicated graphics chipset
No fancy touchscreens here – just one seriously competent Windows 8 laptop