Archive for 'Tablets'

Mac vs PC returns in Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 vs MacBook Air advert

Microsoft has resurrected the age old Mac vs PC debate in its new advert for the Surface Pro 3. See also: Surface Pro 3 release date, price and specs UK: Windows 8 tablet goes on sale this month. Just like it did at the launch event for the Windows 8 tablet, Microsoft has pitted the […]

Microsoft wants MacBook Air owners to trade up to a Surface Pro by trading in

Microsoft has launched a buy-back program to try to get MacBook Air owners to part with their notebooks and replace them with new Surface Pro 3 devices. The offer, which started Friday and runs through July 31, will give customers up to $650 in store credit for a used Apple MacBook. The credit can be […]

Surface Pro 3 ‘notebook’ reaches retail today

Microsoft today kicked off sales of the Surface Pro 3, the 2-in-1 touted by the company as a notebook replacement. The it’s-a-table-it’s-a-notebook, which was unveiled one month ago, is currently available in two models, both powered by a dual-core Intel Core i5 processor, the same used in 2013′s Surface Pro 2. For $999, customers get […]

HP Pavilion x360 review: laptop-cum-tablet is portable, well-built and good value

Price: 349 Rating: 6 We’ve not seen many hybrids as cheap as the £349 HP Pavilion x360. And this laptop-cum-tablet doesn’t even look like a budget machine, thanks to its bright red enclosure and classy interior.(See also: The 25 best tablets of 2014: What’s the best tablet in the UK right now.) The red plastic […]

PC sales to drop by 6% i 2014

The global decline in sales of laptops and desktops is nothing new, and Gartner today forecast a 6% dop in 2014 compared to last year — and it envisions another decline of nearly 5% i 2015. Gartner expects 276.7 million PCs to ship to retailers in 2014, a figure that will slip further to 263 […]

Asus Transformer Book Duet TD300 hands-on review: an intriguing Android and Windows convertible tablet and laptop

Price: $599 Rating: 0 Asus has announced an interesting device that runs both Android and Window OSes and can be used as both a tablet and a laptop. Read our Asus Transformer Book Duet TD300 hands-on review to find out more. See all CES content. Asus Transformer Book Duet TD300 hands-on review The Asus Transformer […]

Acer bringing tablets, smartphone, Chromebooks and Ultrabooks to CES 2014

Acer has announced it will launch a range of devices at CES 2014 including a smartphone, tablets, Chromebooks and Ultrabooks. (Follow CES 2014 live, and get the latest CES news here.) If wearable tech doesn’t float your boat then fear not, Acer will be at CES in Las Vegas bringing a range of more traditional […]

Surface Pro review – Microsoft tablet offers true power computing on the move

The Surface Pro is both a tiny Ultrabook and a bulky Windows 8 tablet. Is the Surface Pro the one device to rule them all? Here’s our Surface Pro UK review. Updated 16 May 2013.        

Lenovo IdeaTab Lynx review – Windows 8 laptop and tablet priced to shift

Lenovo’s Atom-based Windows 8 tablet-laptop hybrid is lightweight and usable, but build quality doesn’t cut it. Here’s our Lenovo IdeaTab Lynx review.        

Samsung Ativ Smart PC Pro 700T laptop review – Ultrabook power without finesse

Samsung’s Windows 8 convertible laptop/tablet hybrid is long on horsepower, but short on build quality. Here’s our Samsung Ativ Smart PC Pro 700T review.        

Asus VivoTab Smart ME400 review: the Windows 8 tablet to rival Microsoft’s Surface?

We take a look at Asus’ new 10-inch tablet running full Windows 8. Here’s our Asus VivoTab Smart ME400 review.

HP Envy x2 review: a Windows 8 tablet or laptop? It’s both!

HP’s Envy X2 claims to offer the best of both laptop and tablet worlds. But can any hybrid device really do that? Read our review of the HP Envy X2 to find out whether it’s the right Windows 8 computer for you.

Dell XPS 10 Tablet review – basic Windows 8 RT tablet has great battery life

The Dell XPS 10 is a decent Windows 8 RT hybrid tablet and laptop offering spectacular battery life. Here’s our Dell XPS 10 Tablet review.

Surface Pro review – if Microsoft can’t make the perfect Windows 8 hybrid laptop and tablet, who can?

The Surface Pro is both a tiny Ultrabook and a bulky Windows 8 tablet. Is the Surface Pro the one device to rule them all? Here’s our Surface Pro review.

Microsoft Surface Pro launching on 9 February

Microsoft’s Surface Pro tablet will launch on 9 February in the US and Canada.

Microsoft Surface Pro review

The Surface Pro has the potential be both stylish Ultrabook and Windows 8 tablet. Can the Surface Pro succeed at being all things to all people? Here’s our Surface Pro review.

Sony Vaio Duo 11 review

Sony’s Duo 11 is a new hybrid touchscreen tablet and ultrabook convertible. We put it through its paces to find out if it really solves the “Should I buy a laptop or tablet?” conundrum.

Acer Iconia W700 review

The Acer Iconia W700 is a Windows 8 tablet with a stand and keyboard. Here’s our Acer Iconia W700 review.

Toshiba Satellite U920T hybrid Ultrabook review

This Windows 8 hybrid Ultrabook is a tablet that can be transformed into a laptop thanks to a sliding screen mechanism. Read our Toshiba Satellite U920T hybrid Ultrabook review to find out more.

Toshiba U920T Windows 8 hybrid hands-on and pictures

At the end of the month, Microsoft will launch Windows 8 and with it will come an onslaught of convertible hybrid Ultrabook laptop tablet devices. One of these is the Toshiba U920T so here are our hands-on pictures.

Toshiba U940T Windows 8 hybrid hands-on and pictures

At the end of the month, Microsoft will launch Windows 8 and with it will come an onslaught of convertible hybrid Ultrabook laptop tablet devices. One of these is the Toshiba U940T so here are our hands-on pictures.

Disgo 9104 review

A well made, well priced tablet with Ice Cream Sandwich

Hands on: Google Nexus 7 review

Cheap Asus 7-inch tablet is a budget bundle of world’s first accolades and quad-core power- for just £159!

Asus Transformer Pad TF300T review

The baby Transformer is a real iPad alternative

Amazon Kindle Touch review

Popular ebook reader benefits from a touchscreen makeover