- News tagged "laptop"
Tuesday, 10 Jan 2012
A short while back, we reported that Acer will be placing big bets on Ultrabooks, and the result is what you see here today -- the Acer Aspire S5. One of the more important tidbits was that Acer will be moving away from producing "cheap" products, and it is clearly evident in the Acer Aspire S5.
HP has just announced the HP Envy 14 Spectre, an Ultrabook that has a Gorilla Glass lid and palmrest. The material seems to be a refreshing change from the usual aluminum or magnesium alloy that we're used to seeing. However there seems to be certain concerns regarding its Ultrabook legitimacy.
Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011
Analysts have predicted that Apple will lose their share of the ultra-portable segment, currently dominated by the Macbook Air, which makes up an estimated 49% of all Apple notebook sales. This prediction is reliant on the Ultrabook (as per Intel's specifications) segment picking up speed in 2012.
Wednesday, 7 Dec 2011
Taiwanese memory module manufacturer, Adata Technology has reported that rising demand for tablets, and an influx of short lead-time orders from the Ultrabook sector, led to SSD sales staying at high levels. Hopefully, the strong demand reported will lead to lower SSD prices.
Monday, 21 Nov 2011
Details on the upcoming slew of Apple products indicate certain design changes to accommodate bigger, better components used in the iPad and iPhone, and a thinner MacBook Pro.
Wednesday, 16 Nov 2011
The Dell XPS 14z that was released in China in October, has now been launched throughout the globe. Consumers who have put off getting the 15z because it was too large, can now zero in on the smaller Dell XPS 14z.
Tuesday, 13 Sep 2011
Microsoft's upcoming desktop / mobile OS, Windows 8 will play an integral role in Intel's fortunes moving forward, and it very well may go both ways.
Tuesday, 6 Sep 2011
While many smartphones promise a holistic experience with its capabilities, Korean telecommunications provider KT has upped the ante with something more: an Android smartphone that docks into a tablet, laptop and a gaming peripheral.
Thursday, 28 Jul 2011
Exploding Lithium-Ion batteries may soon become a thing of the past. Researchers from Layden Energy have come up with a more heat and corrosion resistant Lithium-Imide battery.
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2011
The rumours surrounding Apple producing a super-sized MacBook Airs -- or skinny MacBook Pros -- are getting louder and more substantial.