Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 5 coming this year for $1600 and up

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 5 is a thin and light convertible laptop that measures about 0.6 inches thick and which weighs about 3 pounds… which makes it a whopping 0.1 pounds lighter than the 4th-gen model it will replace later this year. Like Lenovo’s new ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 8 laptop, the updated […]

Samsung Galaxy Book Flex α 2-in-1 with Quantum Dot LED display coming soon for $830 and up

Samsung’s first laptops with Quantum Dot LED (QLED) displays haven’t hit the market yet. But Samsung is already introducing a new model with a more affordable starting price. The new Samsung Galaxy Book Flex α is a convertible notebook with a 13.3 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel QLED display, a 10th-gen Intel Core processor (with Intel UHD […]

ECS EH20GM is a rugged, fanless convertible laptop with Intel Gemini Lake

The folks at Taiwanese PC hardware maker ECS are probably better known for their motherboards and mini PCs than their laptops and tablets… but the company does make those too, and ECS plans to introduce a new rugged, fanless 2-in-1 laptop at CES next week. The ECS EH20GM features an 11.6 inch touchscreen display, a […]

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 […]

HP’s new Spectre x360 13 with Intel Ice Lake is smaller, faster

The latest version of HP’s Spectre x360 13 thin and light convertible notebook features a smaller footprint than its predecessors, but it packs more horsepower thanks to a move to a 10th-gen Intel Core “Ice Lake” processor with Iris Plus graphics. HP has slimmed down the design by shrinking the top and bezels around the […]

Hands-on with the Lenovo Yoga C640 convertible notebook with 4G LTE

The Lenovo Yoga C640 is a thin and light laptop with a 13.3 inch touchscreen display, a 360-degree hinge, and optional support for 4G LTE if you want a model with always-connected capabilities. In fact, Lenovo says this is an update to last year’s Yoga 630 which had a Qualcomm Snapdragon 850 processor and built-in LTE. […]

Hands-on with Lenovo’s Yoga C940 laptops (14 inch with Ice Lake, 15.6 inch with Coffee Lake + GTX 1650)

Lenovo unveiled a new line of Yoga C940 laptops at IFA earlier this month, and they’re coming to the US in October. The Lenovo Yoga C940 14 inch notebook weighs less than 3 pounds and is one of the first laptops to feature a 10th-gen Intel Ice Lake processor with Iris Plus graphics. It’s expected to […]

HP Elite Dragonfly is a 2.2 pound, business-class convertible laptop with 4G LTE and all-day battery life

HP is introducing a new thin and light, business-class convertible notebook with support for up to an Intel Core i7-8665U quad-core processor, a 13.3 inch display, support for Gigabit 4G LTE and WiFi 6 and a 360-degree hinge that lets you use the computer in notebook, tablet, tent, or stand modes. The HP Elite Dragonfly is […]

HP Chromebook x360 12 coming soon with bigger screen, smaller bezels

A new HP convertible Chromebook with a 12 inch display is on the way, and it’s expected to have a larger screen, but a more compact design than the current-gen HP Chromebook x360 11, which sells for $300. HP hasn’t officially launched the new HP Chromebook x360 12 yet, so there’s no word on the pricing […]

Lenovo Yoga C940 14-inch Ice Lake laptop coming in October for $1250 and up

Lenovo is upgrading its Yoga line of thin and light laptops with a new top-of-the-line Lenovo Yoga C940 convertible notebook featuring support for up to an Intel Core i7 Ice Lake processor and up to a 4K touchscreen. The new 14 inch Yoga C940 should be available starting next month for $1250 and up. The […]

Microsoft unveils new tablet UI for convertible PCs (It’s more like the desktop UI)

Windows 10 is a single operating system with two user interfaces: one for tablets and one for desktop and laptop computers. That makes sense, since you generally interact with those devices in different ways — but things get a bit tricky when you’re using a 2-in-1 convertible, whether that’s a tablet with a detachable keyboard […]