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Samsung unveils Chromebook 3 with a matte screen, Celeron N3050 processor

Samsung’s latest Chromebook features a simple design, a reasonably light-weight body, and long battery life. The Samsung Chromebook 3 is an 11.6 inch notebook that measures 0.7 inches thick, weighs 2.5 pounds, and should get up to 11 hours of battery life. Samsung says it will be available for purchase in early 2016, but the company […]

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Hands-on with E Fun Nextbook Windows laptops and 2-in-1s

Budget tablet maker E Fun is becoming a budget laptop maker in 2016. The company recently introduced a new line of 2-in-1 Windows tablets as well as a set of Windows notebooks with 11.6 inch and 14 inch displays, and E Fun is showing off some of each at CES in Las Vegas this week. […]

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Razer launches Nabu Watch, says it’s smart, but not a smartwatch

Razer’s latest entry into the wearable space is a watch. But it isn’t a smartwatch. The Razer Nabu Watch is a digital watch with Razer’s distinctive black and green color scheme. But it also has sensors for fitness tracking and Bluetooth connectivity for notifications, communications, and a few other features. Razer is taking orders for a […]

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Razer packs a gaming PC into a 2.75 pound ultrabook (with external graphics)

Want a gaming laptop, but don’t want a computer that’s too heavy to lug around with you everywhere you go? Razer’s got an interesting solution. The Razer Blade Stealth is an ultrabook with a 12.5 inch touchscreen display and a body that measures just 0.5 inches thick and which weighs just 2.75 pounds. It’s available with […]

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Amazon has a CES showcase for new products already up for pre-order

Thousands of companies are in Las Vegas this week introducing new products at the Consumer Electronics Show. Some will never see the light of day, and others won’t be available for months. But some products are already available for purchase or pre-order. Amazon is showcasing some of the items that are already available for pre-orders […]

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Intel introduces Compute Stick with Atom x5 Cherry Trail processor

Intel’s new Compute Stick with a Core M Skylake processor isn’t the company’s only new PC on a stick for 2016. The company has also unveiled two new models featuring lower-power (and cheaper) Atom x5-Z8300 Cherry Trail chips. The Intel Compute Stick STK1AW32SC and STK1A32C should be available in the first quarter of 2016. Both models […]

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Hands-on with Toshiba’s dynaPad tablet with a Wacom pen

The Toshiba dynaPad is a Windows tablet with a 12 inch screen and a digital pen that lets you write or draw on the screen with 2,048 levels of pressure sensitivity. Toshiba began taking pre-orders for the tablet this week. There’s also an optional keyboard dock which sells for another $100. The company is showing […]

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InFocus shows off Kangaroo mini PC docking accessory prototypes

The Kangaroo mobile desktop is a tiny computer that sells for $99. It’s about the size of a smartphone. Under the hood it has an Intel Atom x5-Z8500 Cherry Trail processor, 2GB of RAM, and 32GB of storage. It features a fingerprint sensor, a microSD card slot, and docking connectors on one end. The computer currently […]

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Hands-on with the HP Pavilion x2 Windows 2-in-1 laptop

HPs new Pavilion x2 12 is a Windows tablet with a 12.1 inch 1920 x 1280 pixel display, a detachable keyboard docking station, and a starting price of $500. While the entry-level model has an Intel Atom x5-Z8500 Cherry Trail processor, 2GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage, you can get a model with a […]