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HP’s first AMD-powered Chromebook coming soon for $269 and up

Over the years PC makers have released Chromebooks with a number of different Intel processors. We’ve also seen some Chrome OS laptops with ARM-based chips from companies including Samsung, Rockchip, and MediaTek. But one thing we haven’t seen until now? An AMD-powered Chromebook. That changes this year though, with companies including Acer and HP launching […]

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HP launches EliteBook x360 830 G5 convertible laptop for business

The new HP EliteBook x360 830 G5 is a 3 pound convertible notebook with dual Thunderbolt 3/USB-C ports, support for up to 32GB of RAM, up to 2TB of PCIe NVMe solid state storage, and up to an Intel Core i7-8650U processor. It’s also a business-class convertible notebook with a 13.3 inch touchscreen display, a […]

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Acer Chromebook 315 with an AMD processor coming in February for $280 and up

The first Chromebooks with AMD processors are coming soon… and they’re cheap. Both HP and Acer plan to begin selling AMD-powered Chrome OS laptops in the next month or two, with prices starting at less than $300. While HP’s first AMD Chromebook sports a 14 inch display, Acer is starting with a 15.6 inch model […]

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AMD launches two new A-series chips for Chromebooks

AMD’s Ryzen processors have been getting a lot of attention over the past few years thanks to their competitive pricing and performance. But the company is introducing two new chips that aren’t intended to compete with Intel’s flagship “Core” series processors. They’re aimed at entry-level Chromebooks. The AMD A4-9120C and A6-9220C are 6 watt, 28nm […]

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Acer’s new Swift 7 is a 2 pound fanless laptop with Intel Amber Lake

The Acer Swift 7 was already a ridiculously thin and light laptop, and now Acer is kicking things up a notch with a new model that measures less than 0.4 inches thick, weighs less than 2 pounds, and features a fanless design. The new Acer Swift 7 (SF714-52T) should hit select markets including China and […]

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Dell Latitude 14 7400 2-in-1 is a sleek, business-class convertible

Dell’s newest business laptop is a convertible notebook with a thin and light design, slim bezels, a big battery, and a surprisingly stylish design for a Dell Latitude machine. The company says the goal was to make a machine that would offer the performance and features of a professional machine and the looks of a […]

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POW Audio’s Mo portable Bluetooth speaker has a collapsible (and expandable) design)

I’ve been pleasantly impressed with the audio quality you can get from a small Bluetooth speaker like the UE Mini Boom I’ve been using for the past few years. But it’s kind of tough to balance small size and big sound and a company called POW Audio has an unusual solution: an expandable/collapsible design. The […]