Notebooks News

Acer Introduces New Rugged Chromebook

Rugged devices are great for people that often drop things, work in tough conditions or children that are unaware of the device's value. Acer has now unveiled a new rugged notebook powered by Google's Chrome OS and just like many other Chromebooks, it is very affordable.

AMD-Based Lenovo ThinkPads Coming Soon

Lenovo ThinkPad notebooks are probably the most popular business laptops. Pretty much every model is powered by an Intel processor, but that will change soon as new models surface online. After few years, Lenovo will again release business laptops with AMD processors.

MSI WS63 Gets Updated With Better Specs

MSI has now announced that a new version of its high-end workstation has received an update. The new MSI WS63 looks the same on the outside, but inside has a new graphics card, better storage and more display options. It is also the first to ship with NVIDIA Max-Q Quadro P4000

US Gets Rid Of Laptop Ban Entirely

The United States has lifted its laptop ban for every remaining airline and airport, allowing all inbound flights to let fliers use devices larger than handsets. The Department of Homeland Security says it now believes the "enhanced security measures in place" are adequate.

ASUS VivoBook Flip 14 To Launch Very Soon

Back at Computex in May, ASUS introduced a new VivoBook Flip 14 notebook that was expected to go on sale in the second half of the year. Thanks to Notebook Italia, who spotted a product page for the Vivobook Flip 14, the launch looks to be around the corner.

PC Shipments Fell 4.3% During Q2

PC shipments around the world declined 4.3% during the second quarter of 2017, reports Gartner. This is the 11th quarter in a row that has seen a drop in the market. Another research firm, IDC, reported similar findings for the latest period. There were 61.1M shipments.