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Acer Aspire U27 is a fanless all-in-one desktop PC with LiquidLoop cooling

When you think of fanless computers, you probably think notebooks, tablets, and maybe a desktop or two. But Acer is going a bit bigger with its latest fanless computer. The Acer Aspire U27 is an all-in-one desktop PC with a 27 inch full HD display and a case that’s just 0.5 inches thick, thanks to […]

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Deals of the Day (5-09-2016)

In the market for some cheap computers, and don’t mind buying refurbished products that come with a 90-day warranty rather than one that lasts for 12 months? Then you might want to check out Newegg’s refurbished device sale. The retailer is offering deep discounts on a wide range of products. Some notebooks, tablets, and 2-in-1s […]

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Acer Aspire C all-in-one desktops available with Linux, Windows, or FreeDOS

Acer’s new all-in-one desktop PCs look more like displays than fully functional computers. The Acer Aspire C desktops come with a choice of 21.5 inch or 23.8 inch displays, and both models have bezels that are just under a third of an inch thick. The company offers models with up to 8GB of RAM, up […]

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Acer Aspire One Cloudbook with Windows now available for $190

Acer’s first “Cloudbook” series laptop is now available for purchase. The Cloudbook family of products are low-cost Windows laptops with the sorts of specs (and price tags) we’ve come to associated with laptops running Google Chrome OS in recent years. But these computer ship with Windows 10 software. Some models will be priced as low […]

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Acer Aspire One Cloudbook 11 review: A Windows 10 notebook for under $200… but it comes at a cost

There’s been a resurgence of small, low-cost laptops in the past few years. The term “netbook” may have died around the turn of the decade, but low-cost Chromebooks continue to grow in popularity, and in recent years Acer, Asus, HP, and Lenovo have all introduced small Windows notebooks with price tags in the $200 to […]

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Crowdfunding means Netbooks don’t have to be cool (or popular) to be successful

The GPD Pocket is a notebook with a 7 inch, 1920 x 1200 pixel display, a quad-core Intel Atom Cherry Trail x7-z8700 processor, 8GB of RAM, and 128GB of storage. GPD is running a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo for the Pocket and offering models with a choice of Windows or Ubuntu software. In some ways […]

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Microsoft’s next Surface device may be Cloudbook education laptop

Microsoft is holding an education-focused event in New York City next month, and word on the street is that this will be where Microsoft officially launches Windows Cloud. While early builds of the operating system have already been leaked, Microsoft has yet to officially confirm its existence. But the company may also have new hardware […]

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Acer Graphics Dock delivers NVIDIA graphics over Thunderbolt 3

Acer unveiled a new 12.5 inch 2-in-1 tablet with an Intel Core M5 Skylake processor, a 3840 x 2160 pixel display, and a detachable keyboard in January. But the Acer Switch 12 S has another trick up its sleeve: support for an optional graphics dock that lets you use a discrete graphics card. There wasn’t […]