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MNT Pocket Reform mini-laptop should begin shipping by late March (open hardware)

The MNT Pocket Reform is a small laptop computer with a 7 inch display, a modular keyboard with RGB backlighting, and a modular design that allows you to swap out the processor or other key components. First unveiled nearly two years ago, it went up for pre-order through a crowdfunding campaign in 2023, and after […]

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Tangara is an open source, iPod-inspired portable music player (crowdfunding)

If you have a smartphone then you have a portable music player in your pocket, which is probably one of the reasons why the Apple iPod and similar devices have fallen by the wayside in recent years. But sometimes you don’t want the distractions of a modern, internet-connected device with a touchscreen color display, so there […]

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UGREEN’s NAS devices have 12th-gen Intel chips and M.2 SSD support (crowdfunding begins March 12 for $240 and up)

Earlier this month PC and mobile accessory maker UGREEN announced plans to enter the network-attached storage (NAS) space with an impressive looking line of products that look pretty competitive when it comes to processing power and storage capabilities. Now the company has revealed that a Kickstarter crowdfunding campaign for the UGREEN NASync line of devices will […]

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AYANEO Flip clamshell handheld gaming PC launches for $699 and up via crowdfunding, ships in March, 2024

The AYANEO Flip is a handheld gaming PC with a clamshell-style design that makes it look like a little laptop. While most recent handheld computers designed for gaming have screens in the middle and controllers on the sides, the AYA Neo Flip has a screen that flips open like a laptop and game controllers in the […]

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ONEXPLAYER X1 gaming tablet with detachable controllers and Intel Meteor Lake launches in China (global launch coming soon)

The ONEXPLAYER X1 is a 10.95 inch tablet with a 2560 x 1600 pixel, 120 Hz display, detachable game controllers that connect to the sides, and an Intel Meteor Lake processor. Designed both as One Netbook’s largest handheld gaming PC to date, and as a multi-purpose tablet that can be used with accessories like an optional keyboard. […]

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ReBoi is a DIY kit for turning a Game Boy Color into a Raspberry Pi-powered retro gaming PC (crowdfunding)

Folks have been stuffing Rasberry Pi computers into Game Boy-inspired cases for years, but the ReBoi kit is designed to make it as easy as possible to use an actual Game Boy Color case. Developer James Sargent designed a custom printed circuit board (PCB) that slips inside a Game Boy Color case as a replacement for the […]

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AYANEO AM02 console-like mini PC with Ryzen 7 7840HS hits Indiegogo for $441 and up

The AYANEO AM02 is a compact computer designed to look like a classic game console (with a design language that’s heavily inspired by early Nintendo systems). But it’s very much a PC, with an AMD Ryzen 7 7840HS processor, Radeon 780M integrated graphics, and support for user-replaceable DDR5-5600 memory and an M.2 2280 slot for […]

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AYANEO AM02 retro mini PC has a Ryzen 7 7840HS processor, a 4 inch touchscreen display and classic console-inspired design

The AYANEO AM02 is a small desktop computer from a company best known for making handheld gaming PCs. But while this little PC may not have discrete graphics, it’s not hard to see that it’s also designed for gaming. It has a boxy shape and color scheme that borrows heavily from the NES and SNES, […]

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DUOONE is a dual-screen portable monitor with Smart KVM support and multiple inputs

This week Asus unveiled a portable monitor with foldable OLED display that lets you use the Zenscreen Fold MQ17QH as a single 17.3 inch display or two 12.5 inch screens. But with a $2000 price tag, this foldable monitor is going to be a pretty tough sell. There may be a cheaper option though… if you […]

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AYA Neo Flip crowdfunding begins in late January, 2024 (handheld gaming PC with flip-up display and QWERTY keyboard or second screen)

The AYA Neo Flip is a handheld gaming PC with a 7 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel IPS LCD display featuring a 120 Hz refresh rate, an AMD Ryzen 7 7840U processor with Radeon 780M integrated graphics, and a clamshell design that lets you flip the screen up like a laptop and lock it in […]

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AOKZOE A2 handheld gaming PC hits Indiegogo for $599 and up

The AOKZOE A2 handheld gaming PC features a 7 inch, 1920 x 1200 pixel IPS LCD display, hall-effect joysticks and shoulder triggers, and RGB backlighting beneath the game controllers. While AOKZOE has been promoting the handheld since June as a Ryzen 7 7840U-powered system, now that it’s up for pre-order through an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign, […]