News tagged ‘windows 8’
Tuesday, 18 Sep 2012
AMD's new Hondo APU will only support Windows 8 at launch, according to The Inquirer who spoke to Mr. Steve Belt, corporate VP of ultra-low power products. AMD is forgoing support for the Android OS for now; however, it is possible to install Linux on devices powered by this new APU.
Monday, 17 Sep 2012
Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer has revealed just how much you'd need to score a Microsoft Surface tablet - somewhere between US$300 and US$800.
Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012
HP has launched four new Windows 8 all-in-one (AIO) PCs, including its flagship SpectreOne that boasts of a 23.6-inch full HD display. The other three in its new lineup are the HP Envy 23 and Envy 20 TouchSmart AIOs, as well as the new HP Pavilion 20 built for value-conscious consumers.
Friday, 7 Sep 2012
IE10 users in Windows 8 may be at risk due security vulnerabilities in the browser's embedded Flash player. Microsoft has not release software patches for these security flaws as the company has yet to officially launch its Windows 8 operating system.
Tuesday, 4 Sep 2012
Microsoft will allow downgrades from Windows 8 Pro to Windows 7 or Vista if customers of the its latest operating system are not satisfied with it. This is according to the operating system's licensing agreement; read on to find out more about its terms and conditions.
Thursday, 30 Aug 2012
HP has revealed two new Ultrabooks with touchscreens to enhance the Windows 8 experience. The HP Envy Touchsmart 4 has the form factor of a regular Ultrabook, while the Envy x2 is a convertible tablet with a detachable keyboard dock.
Samsung today announced its first Windows Phone 8-powered device, the ATIV S.
Samsung today announced three devices powered by Microsoft's latest Windows 8 operating system. They are the Ativ Smart PC, Ativ Smart PC Pro, and Ativ Tab. Hit the link to find out more about their specs.
Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012
Hot on the heels of Samsung's Series 5 tablet/ultrabook tease are a handful of leaked images of Sony's upcoming Vaio Duo 11 Windows 8 hybrid device.
Monday, 27 Aug 2012
Samsung has revealed (via Facebook no less) that a stylus toting tablet device with dock will shown during IFA 2012 in Berlin. This new device, one of likely many others from the Korean company, looks very much like the Samsung Series 5 hybrid PC first seen at Computex earlier this year.