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Xiaomi launches RedmiBook 13 laptop with Intel Comet Lake (in China)

Xiaomi is probably best known on the global stage for its smartphones, but the company has been producing Windows laptops for a number of years, and like Xiaomi’s smartphones, they tend to pack premium features into a package with a mid-range price tag. The latest case in point: the new Xiaomi RedmiBook 13 is a […]

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HP launches new ProBook x360 convertibles for education market

HP is updating is line of laptops designed for use in classrooms with two new 11.6 inch convertible laptops. The HP ProBook x360 11 G5 EE is available now, while the HP ProBook x360 11 G6 EE is coming in March. Both feature durable designs with features including bumpers, reinforced corners, and spill-resistant keyboards. They’re both […]

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Intel’s Frost Canyon NUC with up to a 6-core Comet Lake chip is official(ish)

Intel’s new “Frost Canyon” NUC is a min-desktop computer that measures about 4.6″ x 4.4″ x 1.5″ (or 2″ for some models) and which… honestly looks a lot like last year’s “Bean Canyon” version. But under the hood, the new model swaps out a 28-watt Intel Core quad-core processor with Iris Plus Graphics 655 for […]

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Intel quietly launches cheaper Comet Lake-U chips (Celeron and Pentium)

Just over two months after introducing the first 10th-gen Core “Comet Lake” processors designed for laptops and other low-power computers, Intel has added two new chips to the lineup. They’re less powerful… but they’re also cheaper, which means we could see the new Intel Celeron 5205U and Pentium Gold 6405U show up in low-cost computers soon. Both processors […]

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System76 launches two Linux with Comet Lake chips and Coreboot

Linux computer company System76 is updating its laptop lineup with its first two models to ship with 10th-gen Intel Core “Comet Lake” processors. The new 14 inch Galago Pro and 15.6 inch Darter Pro  laptops also ship with the open source Coreboot firmware rather than a proprietary BIOS. As Phoronix points out, these laptops still have […]

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Lenovo ThinkPad E14 with Comet Lake is thinner, lighter

Lenovo’s follow-up to the ThinkPad E490 is the new ThinkPad E14 which is a little thinner, a littler lighter, and a little more powerful thanks to the move to 10th-gen Intel Core “Comet Lake” processors. But as spotted by NotebookCheck, those improvements come at a cost: the new laptop has only a single SODIMM slot for […]

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One Mix 3 Pro mini laptop with Intel Comet Lake hits China for $979

The One Mix 3 Pro is the first laptop with a screen smaller than 9 inches to feature a 10th-gen Intel Core processor. One Netbook announced the specs for this tiny laptop last week. And now it’s available for purchase in China from JD.com. A model sporting an Intel Core i5-10210Y Comet Lake processor, 16GB […]

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Dell XPS 13 now available with Intel Comet Lake hexa-core processor (and other Dell laptops too)

Dell launched a new XPS 13 laptop powered by a 10th-gen Intel Core “Comet Lake” processor in August. But at the time you couldn’t buy one with Intel’s most powerful Comet Lake chip, the Core i7-10710U hexa-core processor with Iris Plus graphics. Now you can. The company has announced that the hexa-core Dell XPS 13 7390 […]