Hands-on with the Vizio Tablet PC Windows 8 Slate (video)

Vizio Tablet PC

The Vizio Tablet PC is an 11.6 inch Windows 8 slate with a 1 GHz AMD Z-60 “Hondo” processor. That’s a low power chip designed to offer long battery life and support for HD video thanks to Radeon HD graphics. While Intel’s Clover Trail chip has proven more popular with tablet makers in recent months, […]

Gigabyte unveils S1185 Windows 8 tablet with detachable keyboard

Gigabyte S1185

Gigabyte has been making notebook/tablet hybrids for years. But most of the company’s convertible tablets have featured screens which fold down over the keyboard so you can use the notebook like a tablet. The Gigabyte S1185 is something different: an 11.6 inch Windows 8 tablet with a detachable keyboard base. We’ve seen this kind of […]

HP announces AMD-powered TouchSmart Sleekbook

HP Pavilion Touchsmart Sleekbook Left side

HP doesn’t have a huge presence at CES this year, though they do have a few new laptops to boast about. The Sleekbook brand is HP’s code for an ultrabook-esque laptop that doesn’t quite fit the strict definition of ultrabooks. Usually this means that the machine is a bit too thick or has a spinning […]

LG introduces Tab-Book Windows 8 slider


Korean electronics maker LG’s latest tablet has an 11.6 inch display, Windows 8 software, and a slide-out keyboard that lets you use the computer like a notebook. It’s called the LG Tab-Book H160, and while LG plans to show it off at CES in January, you can already have one shipped from South Korea to […]

Kupa X15 UltraNote Windows 8 tablet on sale for $1100 and up

Kupa X15 UltraNote

The Kupa X15 is a Windows 8 tablet that packs some seriously high-end features. First shown off a few months ago as the Kupa UltraNote, the 10 inch tablet is now ready to go. Kupa is a niche product maker, and there’s currently no “buy” button on the company’s website, but according to Engadget you […]

Asus VivoBook X202E touchscreen notebook review

Asus VivoBook X202E touchscreen

Asus has been offering affordable portable notebooks for a while. The company practically invented the netbook by introducing the first Eee PC mini-laptop in 2007. Now that netbooks are out of fashion, Asus is taking a few different approaches to the affordable portable space. Asus is one of the biggest players in the Android tablet […]

HP ElitePad 900 Windows 8 tablet up for pre-order for $649

HP ElitePad 900

The HP ElitePad 900 is a Windows 8 tablet aimed at business and enterprise. It’s expected to ship in January, but HP is now taking pre-orders for this tablet for $649 and up. The starting price gets you a tablet with a 10.1 inch, 1280 x 800 pixel display and an active digitizer, an Intel […]

Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 now available for $649 and up

The Lenovo ThinkPad Tablet 2 is a Windows 8 tablet with a 10.1 inch, 1366 x 768 pixel display, an Intel Atom Z2760 Clover Trail processor, 2GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage. After showing off the tablet for the past few months, Lenovo is now taking orders for the ThinkPad Tablet 2 for $649 […]

Asus Taichi 21 dual-screen notebook hits the FCC

Asus Taichi 21

The Asus Taichi 21 is an unusual notebook with two screens: one on either side of the lid. With the lid up, the Taichi looks like a typical 11.6 inch notebook. Close the lid and it looks like a slightly bulky Windows 8 tablet. Asus hopes to ship the dual-screen notebook by the end of […]