Acer has released a 2-in-1 Windows device called the One 10 that only costs $200. The One 10 is a tablet/laptop and it is the cheapest one Acer has introduced. For a modest price, the Acer One 10 delivers modest specs, including 32 GB of storage and 2 GB of RAM.
Windows 10 will include a biometric security feature called Windows Hello, but that feature will only be supported on some Windows 10 computers. A list of the 10 laptops and desktops that will initially support Windows Hello facial recognition has come out.
HP has decided to partner with Bang & Olufsen and release a special, limited edition of its EliteBook Folio 1020 laptop. The limited edition laptop will get new colors, replacing the previous chrome and black with copper and darker grey, and some new under the hood changes.
When Windows 10 is released on July 29, it will not be available on new PCs. Microsoft is still finishing its work on the software in order to meet its deadline and PC makers are unlikely to receive a final version of Windows 10 until later this week.
Dell's high-end mobile workstation is now available with more hardware options. The 15.6-inch Precision M3800 now has more storage options and IGZO panels from Sharp, but there are also some design changes in terms where a USB and HDMI ports are now removed.
Windows 10 is slowly getting ready for the official announcement, and some manufacturers want to be ready when it comes out. Acer is the first company which has announced that its entire Windows product lineup, which comes with Windows 7 or 8.1, is now Windows 10-ready.
Eurocom laptops are known to have a lot of customizable hardware options and that is one of the main reasons why users purchase them. The gaming M5 Pro notebook has now received two more display options that were asked by customers, including IGZO And 4K display options.
Summer days are here and you definitely don't want to take your big, heavy notebook with yourself. What you need is a thin, light Ultrabook that can take you through your day without even worrying where to put it, and here is a quick guide on what to purchase.
HP has unveiled its latest Chromebook, the Chromebook 11 G4. This laptop is targeted at the entry-level market since it has low specs and a low $200 price tag. HP started the G3 at $240, a bit higher than this device. For that price, users will receive a system with 2 GB of RAM.
David Hill, the design VP at Lenovo, has publicly proposed the creation of a retro ThinkPad laptop. Hill would like to create a new ThinkPad that uses the same design found on older models. A blog post on the main Lenovo site mentions Hill has been exploring this idea.
Dell has begun accepting preorders for some of its Windows 10 products. The preorders are accepted through the Dell web store and orders will ship on July 29--that's the same day as Microsoft is releasing Windows 10. Preorders will arrive as early as July 30.
The HP Pavilion x2 is the first laptop from HP to include USB-C, the latest USB standard. This new version of the Pavilion x2 also includes USB 2.0 and is an entry-level hybrid. HP contributed to the creation of USB-C and it makes sense for the HP to release products with it.
Xolo, an Indian company, has released its first Chromebook for the Indian market. The device was announced last month by Google and Xolo and it is now available from the e-commerce site Snapdeal for $204. Xolo's Chromebook lasts for ten hours per charge.
Windows 10 laptops from Toshiba will include a physical keyboard button for Cortana, Microsoft's digital voice assistant. Cortana is a part of Windows 10 but is normally accessible via software, not dedicated hardware. No laptop is left out from the feature.
Eurocom has just announced that its 15.6-inch high-end gaming notebook has been updated with AMD's latest mobile graphics card, the Radeon R9 M290X. The GPU gives you the ability to run up to four simultaneous 4K displays, alongside running its own 4K display.
Samsung has revealed a way to turn Android phones into Windows laptops in a patent. The company is trying to patent a docking station that would turn an Android phone or tablet into a device that runs Windows. The station includes a display and keyboard.
Apple introduced a 15-inch MacBook Pro refresh earlier this week. The new Retina MacBook Pro 2015 15-inch model finally gets ForceTouch; the 13-inch rMBP got ForceTouch months ago. Apart from that, Apple also changed the GPU in the 15-inch rMBP 2015, while keeping the same CPU.
Chromebook sales are rising this year and a new forecast from analyst Gartner says Chrome OS laptops will reach 7.3 million global sales this year. That would result in sales growth of 27% year-on-year. Chromebooks are becoming more popular and are viewed efficient computers.
Google has launched two budget Chromebooks for the Indian market. Nexian and Xolo are making the two Chrome OS-powered laptops. The Nexian device retails for $212 on Amazon and it is currently on sale. The Xolo Chromebook costs $220 and is available on Snapdeal.
A new MacBook could be released this week. MacG reports Apple is going to quietly release a Force Touch-ready 15-inch MacBook Pro and an upgraded 27-inch iMac. Apple currently has two Force Touch laptops: the new MacBook and latest 13-inch MacBook Pro.