Microsoft’s Continuum for phone requires a Snapdragon 808 or 810 chip

Continuum for Phone is Microsoft’s new platform that lets you connect an external display, keyboard, and mouse to a Windows 10 phone to use your mobile device like a desktop PC. Microsoft has already made it clear that not all phones will support the feature, and now we’re getting a better sense of which phones will […]

Acer’s Jade Primo could launch in December for about $400 (Windows phone with desktop features)

The Acer Jade Primo is a smartphone designed to run Windows 10 software. It’s also one of the first phones that’s expected to support Microsoft’s Continuum for phone feature. This lets you connect an external keyboard, mouse, and display to use your phone like a desktop computer. Microsoft has two Lumia phones with support for […]

Acer Jade Primo smartphone will ship with mouse, keyboard, and PC dock

The Acer Jade Primo is expected to be one of the first smartphones to support Windows 10’s Continuum feature, allowing you to turn your phone into a sort of desktop by connecting it to a docking station and hooking up a keyboard, mouse and display. Acer made that announcement when the company introduced the phone […]

Acer Aspire R11 convertible Windows notebook review

Convertible laptops used to be expensive. These days companies including Asus, Acer, Lenovo, and HP all have notebooks that can transform into tablets with price tags around $400 or lower. Acer’s latest entry into the cheap convertible space is the Aspire R11. It’s a notebook with an 11.6 inch touchscreen display, an Intel Braswell processor, […]

Cheap Windows 10 phones won’t support face unlock, Continuum

Microsoft’s Windows 10 Mobile software for smartphones will run on a wide range of devices, including phones with entry-level hardware and premium devices that have specs that are competitive with those for other high-end phones. But not all phones that run Windows 10 will be able to support some of the operating system’s key new features. Microsoft […]