Dell Inspiron 11 3000 Series budget 2-in-1 convertible review

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Can’t decide you want a Windows laptop or a tablet… but certain you don’t want to spend a lot of money? A number of PC makers including Acer, Asus, HP, and Dell offer low-cost 2-in-1 devices that you can use either as a notebook or as a tablet. Some have detachable screens, while others have […]

Lenovo Smartband SW-B100 is official(ish)

The Lenovo Smartband SW-B10 is a wearable fitness tracker that can track steps, sleep quality, and other activities. The Smartband made stops at the FCC and Bluetooth SIG websites earlier this year, and now there’s an official product page at Lenovo.com. You still can’t buy the Lenovo Smartband yet, but now we have a better […]

Probox 2 TV box with Remote+ giveaway

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The Probox2 EX is one of the best Android-powered TV boxes I’ve tested to date. Like many devices in this category, it’s designed to let you run Android apps such as Netflix, Google Chrome or XBMC on a TV. It’s not quite as simple to use as a Roku or Chromecast, but it’s a lot […]

Asus introduces the MeMO Pad 10 ME103K budget tablet

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Last month an unannounced 10 inch Android tablet from Asus started showing up at European retail sites. Now Asus has finally gotten around to officially introducing the tablet. As expected, the Asus MeMO Pad 10 ME103K features a 10 inch, 1280 x 800 pixel display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, and Android 4.4 KitKat […]

Onda V891w is an 8.9 inch Windows tablet for under $200

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Chinese tablet maker Onda has introduced a new Windows tablet with an 8.9 inch, 1920 x 1200 pixel display, an Intel Atom Bay Trail processor, and a price tag of around $200 or less. Actually, the Onda V891w sells for just $130 in China, but you’ll have to pay a bit more if you want […]

Deals of the Day (10-24-2015)

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Lenovo may be preparing to sell its Yoga 3 Pro convertible notebook soon. But the Yoga 2 Pro is still a pretty nice computer, featuring a 13.3 inch, 3200 x 1800 pixel display, an Intel Haswell processor, solid state storage, and support for laptop or tablet modes. The Yoga 2 Pro weighs just over 3 pounds […]

Google Nexus 5 is back in stock

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Google’s got a new Nexus phone… but not everyone wants a 6 inch phone with a $650 price tag. So even though the Nexus 6 is shiny and new, Google is continuing to sell last year’s model… kind of. Up until recently, the Nexus 5 was out of stock at the Google Play Store. Now that’s […]

Meet Microsoft Lumia: the new brand for Microsoft’s phones

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Microsoft acquired Nokia’s phone business this year, along with the rights to continue using the Nokia name on its products for a few years. But Nokia continues to exist as a standalone company, so it was only a matter of time before Microsoft changed the branding on its phones. And when I say a matter […]

AT&T: Buy a Fire Phone, get a Kindle Fire HDX 7 for $50

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AT&T is the exclusive US wireless carrier to offer the Amazon Fire Phone. Analysts suggest that the phone’s been a flop, and the fact that Amazon slashed the phone’s price by $200 just a month after launch is pretty good support for that argument. But Amazon’s other hardware including eReaders and tablets continue to be popular. So […]

LG G Watch R Android Wear smartwatch launches in November

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LG’s new smartwatch with a round display launched in South Korea this month. Now the company says it’ll be available in select markets in Europe, North America, and Asia starting in November. The LG G Watch R is an Android Wear watch with a 1.3 inch, 320 x 320 pixel plastic OLED display. The watch […]

Sony Smartwatch 3 goes up for pre-order for $250

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Sony’s been offering smartwatches for a few years… which is why the latest model is called the Sony Smartwatch 3. But the new model is the company’s first to feature Android Wear software. It’s also the first Android Wear smartwatch with built-in GPS, allowing you to use Google’s new location tracking features even when you don’t […]

Deals of the Day (10-23-2014)

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The HP Pavilion x360 line of computers are notebooks that convert into tablets when you push the screen back 360 degrees. The company offers models with screen sizes ranging from 11.6 inches to 15.6 inches. The Pavilion x360 11 is one of the smallest of the bunch, and it’s also one of the cheapest — […]