01/08/2013, Every year that passes, we hear of tablet sales getting closer and closer to computer sales as analysts have been speculating for some time now one day, the world will go tablet-crazy and prefer them to computers. Before you take that bit of info to heart and decide to proclaim your love for your computer, you may want to hear what the NPD has to report today. According to NPD, […]
12/12/2011, According to a recent interview that AMD gave with The Australian (requires a subscription), it would seem as though AMD has plans to enter the ultrabook game themselves. However it is obvious that they will not be using the ultrabook name as it is a term coined by their competitor, Intel, and that they could be entering the market come January of 2012.
11/17/2011, While ultrabooks may or may not become the new standard for notebooks, if you can’t afford the price of an ultrabook, ASUS has an alternative for you in the form of their new ASUS U32U notebook, which costs about half the price of an ultrabook.
10/31/2011, A while back there has been some talk of Apple possibly creating an ultra-thin Mac notebook, which many seem to think that it will be inspired by the MacBook Air’s ultra-thin unibody design. No word on what sort of Mac notebook this will be, although a revised and redesigned MacBook Pro is definitely not out of the question. Now word has surfaced that this ultra-thin Mac notebook is getting closer […]
06/29/2011, MSI doesn’t only churn out motherboards and licensed video cards, but they do notebooks too just in case you did not notice. Their latest CX series notebooks has received a new addition in the form of the 14″ CX480, where it will mainly focus on its battery life. MSI claims that the CX480 will be able to give you up to 8.5 hours of juice on a single charge, while […]
06/14/2011, Toshiba updated its high-end Qosmio line with the new X770, specifically designed for people who like to play video games or need to use graphic intensive applications such as video editing. Featuring the new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560M graphics processor with 1.5GB of discrete graphics GDDR5 memory and battery-saving Optimus technology, the X770 configurations offer either the 2nd Generation Intel Core i5 or i7 processors, up to 8GB RAM, […]
05/04/2011, HP’s latest business notebook, the HP 3105m, is ready and raring to go. What we like most about this would be the relatively affordable price tag – after all, we are talking about $449 here, which clearly places it in netbook territory and yet offers performance levels that is a class above. The HP 3105m will be an 11.6 inch business notebook, sporting an AMD E-350 dual core processor and […]
05/02/2011, LG’s range of Blade notebooks are super slim in nature, but that does not mean that LG has skimped on its features and specifications so that performance is sacrificed. When you compare it to the previous generation of Blade notebooks (namely the LG P210 and P420), the P430 and P530 are a whole lot slimmer. The P430 and P530 will come with 14″ and 15.6″ LED LCD displays respectively, helping […]
04/12/2011, HP has just announced three new mobile workstations at NAB in Las Vegas, the HP Elitebook 8760w (17.3″), 8560w (15.6″) and 8460w (14″). All three have been built with a design platform called FORGE. It is the same concept used in HP’s business line of laptops. Brushed aluminum is prominently used and the IO ports on either sides are well integrated and clean. The back is also more minimalist, and […]
04/07/2011, A sports car should always have two color options available – red and black, while other colors can just be there as an afterthought. If you are Asus and want to roll out a Lamborghini-inspired notebook, then it makes sense to follow the same rule, where we have orange and black color options for the Asus Lamborghini VX7 which is powered by a second generation Intel Core i7 processor, boasting […]
03/30/2011, The worst is over so to speak for MSI as the Taiwanese company has resumed shipments of its 15.6″ GT680R notebook which in essence, is a full HD desktop replacement gaming machine. This comes after the recent recall of the Intel 6 Series chipset, so you can be sure that all units (according to MSI anyways) of this notebook shouldn’t come with any problems whatsoever. Apart from that, MSI will […]
03/14/2011, Lenovo has just announced its Classmate+ PC, where this purpose-built notebook was specially designed to improve the learning experience for students who are in grades K-8. Meant to deliver an affordable, child-friendly complete hardware and software solution without breaking the bank, the Classmate+ PC is based on the Intel Learning Series reference design, where one will find it come pre-loaded with the Intel Learning Series software suite. Not only that, […]
03/07/2011, Sony is back at the forefront of laptop releases, what with the VAIO S Series this time around sporting a 13.3-inch screen form factor. It doesn’t sacrifice the mobility of VAIO laptops, where it will offer both Intel Core i5 and Core i7 processors (depending on your needs, of course) alongside Hybrid Graphics – not to mention its dual channel solid state drive options (on select models, of course). On […]
03/07/2011, Acer has stated that they will be releasing their third-generation Timeline Sandy Bridge-based ultra-thin notebooks sometime next month, where it will come in a variety of sizes that start from 13″ and going all the way to 15″ – interestingly enough, every single model in that range will be outsourced to Compal Electronics. Needless to say, neither company has come forward with a comment on such whispers. Whispers abound that […]