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Asus quietly unveils Chromebook CM14 and CM14 Flip laptops with MediaTek Kompanio 520

CES 2023 was the coming out party for the latest mobile chips from Intel and AMD, and pretty much all of the new laptop and min-desktop computers announced last week were powered by Intel or AMD processors. But Asus also quietly snuck in a new budget Chromebook with a MediaTek Kompanio 520 processor. While there […]

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Sol Reader’s E Ink headset is a wearable eReader

There are a growing number of headsets that promise to immerse you in virtual or augmented reality for gaming, design, collaboration, or work. The Sol Reader headset doesn’t do any of those things. Instead the startup’s lightweight head-mounted display is basically an eBook reader that you wear. Sol Reader says its headset is coming in […]

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Lenovo Slim 7 laptop coming in April for $730 and up with Alder Lake and Raptor Lake options

The latest version of the Lenovo Slim 7 laptop is a 2.9 pound notebook with up to a 14 inch, 2880 x 1800 pixel, 120 Hz IPS LCD display (or a FHD OLED screen), an Intel Core i7-1360P processor, 16GB of RAM and 1TB of storage. But it’s also a laptop with a reasonably affordable […]

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Asus Zenbook 14 Flip OLED is a convertible Raptor Lake-P notebook with a 2.8K OLED 90 Hz display

The Asus Zenbook 14 Flip OLED (UP3404) is a convertible notebook with a 360-degree hinge that lets you use the touchscreen display in laptop, tablet, tent, or stand mode. With support for a pressure-sensitive digital pen, you can also write or draw on the screen. And with a 2880 x 1800 pixel, 90 Hz OLED […]

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Lenovo Yoga Slim 7i Carbon 2.2 pound notebook has a 90 Hz display and up to Core i7-1360P

The Lenovo Yoga Slim 7i Carbon is a laptop with support for up to a 13.3 inch, 2560 x 1600 pixel matte IPS LCD  touchscreen display with a 90 Hz refresh rate, up to an Intel Core i7-1360P processor, and up to 16GB of RAM and 1TB of storage. And it fits all of that into […]

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Lenovo’s new ThinkBook 13x Gen 2 wireless dock can charge your laptop and phone and send video to a 4K display

The Lenovo ThinkBook 13x Gen 2 is a 2.7 pound notebook with a 13.3 inch display and an Intel Alder Lake-U processor. But the most unusual thing about this laptop is that it’s designed to work with an optional wireless charging pad. When Lenovo introduced the notebook a year ago, the company also unveiled a […]

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MSI Summit E13/14 Flip Evo convertible notebooks support up to a 13th-gen Intel Core i7 processor

The new MSI Summit E13 Flip Evo is a thin and light laptop with a 13.4 inch, 1920 x 1200 pixel display, a 360-degree hinge, support for pen input, and up to a 13th-gen Intel Core i7 Raptor Lake processor. Meanwhile folks looking for a higher-resolution display might want to consider the slightly larger MSI Summit E14 […]

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Asus Zenbook 14X OLED notebook has a 120 Hz display and up to Core i9-13900H and RTX 3050

The new Asus Zenbook 14X OLED (UX3404) is a notebook with a 14.5 inch, 2880 x 1800 pixel 120 Hz OLED display, a 45-watt Intel Raptor Lake-H processor, optional support for NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 graphics, and up to 32GB of RAM and 1TB of storage. It’s also a pretty compact notebook, measuring 16.9mm (0.67 inches) […]

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Lenovo Tab Extreme tries to make the case for a $1200 Android tablet

It’s not unusual for flagship smartphones to sell for well over $1,000 these days. And it’s not hard to find a high-end iPad Pro or Windows tablet in that price range. But so far even the most expensive Android tablets have typically been priced like mid-range laptops rather than premium models. Now Lenovo is bucking […]

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NXP i.MX 95 chips feature up to 6 Cortex-A55 cores, an AI accelerator and 10 GbE Ethernet support

Chip maker NXP has unveiled a new line of processors designed for automotive, industrial, networking, connectivity, and other applications. The NXP i.MX 95 family or chips combine up to six ARM Cortex-A55 CPU cores with Cortex-M7 real-time  and M33 low-power processor cores, an AI accelerator, ARM Mali graphics, and support for wired networking speeds up to […]

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Lenovo Yoga Book 9i dual-screen OLED laptop coming in June for $2100 and up

The Lenovo Yoga Book 9i is a convertible notebook that’s convertible in more ways than most. That’s because while most laptops have a display and keyboard, the Yoga Book 9i has a 13.3 inch, high-resolution OLED display and… another 13.3 inch OLED display. This design allows you to use the computer like a notebook, folded in […]