Lenovo launches 10.1 inch IdeaPad D330 detachable tablet for $400 and up (in China)

Lenovo recently introduced a handful of new laptops and convertibles that will be coming to America in the coming months, including the Snapdragon 850-powered Yoga C630 WOS and the dual-screen Yoga Book C930. But there’s one thing that’s currently absent from the US lineup: a tablet with a detachable keyboard. China’s got that covered though. […]

Upcoming “Cheza” Chromebook is a 2-in-1 tablet with Snapdragon 845

There are Android smartphones with Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chips, and soon there will be Windows laptops and tablets powered by the same processor (or one very much like it anyway). So what’s next? A 2-in-1 Chromebook with a detachable keyboard, apparently. About Chromebooks spotted Chromium source code commits pointing to an upcoming device that matches […]

HP Pro x2 tablet launches for $979 and up

HP’s latest business tablet is an updated version of the HP Pro x2. The new model features a 12 inch full HD display, a built-in kickstand, a detachable keyboard, a Wacom pen, and support for up to an Intel Core i7-7Y75 processor. The HP Pro x2 612 G2 is a fanless computer that measures just […]

Lenovo Miix 720 is a 12 inch 2-in-1 tablet with Kaby Lake CPU, active pen

Lenovo’s Miix line of tablets are 2-in-1 devices with detachable keyboards. Last year a series of leaks suggested that the follow-up to the 12 inch Miix 700 would be a new model called the Miix 720. And the leaks were accurate. Lenovo has just unveiled a new 12 inch 2-in-1 tablet with an Intel Kaby Lake […]

IDC: Cheap 2-in-1 devices doing well in a declining tablet market

The tablet market is starting to look a lot like the traditional PC market: device makers are seeing declining shipments and some of the best-selling devices are the ones that are dirt cheap, which leaves little room for profits. That’s the takeaway from a new report from research firm IDC, which says about 43 million […]

Intel provides guidance for building thinner 2-in-1 PCs

Last year Intel unveiled a reference design for 2-in-1 tablets using the company’s Skylake processors. Now the company is providing tips for making thinner 2-in-1 tablets. At this week’s Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco, Intel suggested that the “sweet spot” for tablets with detachable keyboards is around 8 to 9.5mm (0.31″ – 0.37″) because at that point […]