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Trinity Windows/Android hybrid device gets spec bump (Crowdfunding)

Just a few days after launching a crowdfunding campaign for a portable device that functions as both as Windows PC and an Android phone, developer Shane Lewis says he’s managed make two hardware improvements. The Trinity is a portable device with a 5 inch display, dual HDMI ports, and two full-sized USB ports. Under the […]

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Trinity is a 5 inch Android smartphone… and a Windows PC (crowdfunding)

Smartphones are generally designed to give you quick access to apps that you may want to use on the go, while desktop and notebook computers have bigger screens, faster processors, and are generally optimized to let you do things like edit documents, surf the web, get work done, or play graphically detailed games. But Shane […]

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Teclast X5 Pro tablet now available for under $500

The Teclast X5 Pro is a 12.2 inch tablet with a 1920 x 1200 pixel IPS display, 8GB of RAM, 256GB of storage, and an Intel Core M3-7Y30 Kaby Lake processor. First announced in December, the Teclast X5 Pro is now available for purchase. While it’s going for around $600 and up at AliExpress, Gearbest is […]

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Cube Mix Plus is a 10.6 inch 2-in-1 tablet with Core M Kaby Lake

Chinese tablet maker Cube is updating its line of 2-in-1 tablets with its first model featuring a 7th-gen Intel Core “Kaby Lake” processor. The Cube Mix Plus features a 10.6 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel IPS display, an Intel Core M3-7Y30 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 128GB of solid state storage. It also has a […]

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MaruOS 0.3 released (Android 6.0 smartphone ROM which also includes Debian Linux desktop OS)

Maru OS is an operating system that lets you run Android software on your phone… and connect the same phone to an external display to run desktop Linux software. An early build was unveiled in February. This summer the developer open sourced the project. And now there’s an updated version that makes the move from […]

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Akyumen’s phones and tablets with built-in projectors coming in September

Sure, Motorola is selling a $300 projector that you can snap onto the back of the company’s Moto Z smartphones. But every now and again we see phones or tablets that have built-in projectors. A startup called Akyumen seems to be building an entire line of products around the concept. This September company plans to begin […]

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Chuwi Vi10 Plus Windows/Remix-OS tablet launches for $169 and up

The Chuwi Vi10 Plus is a tablet with a 10.8 inch, 1920 x 1280 pixel display, an Intel Atom x5-Z8300 processor, and a starting price of $169. Chuwi unveiled the tablet earlier this month, and now the company has revealed the pricing. The entry-level model has 2GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, and Remix OS […]

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Gole1 mini PC review: Blurring the lines between tablets and desktop PCs

The Gole1 is a tiny computer that’s hard to categorize. It’s basically a compact desktop computer that you can also use as a tablet. Or maybe it’s a tablet with a really small screen, a bunch of ports, and a kind of thick case. Either way, it’s a small device that you can plug into […]

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This $150 case puts Android on an iPhone’s screen

Say you’re a fan of Android, but all your friends and family use Facetime. You could carry around two phones… or you could buy a custom smartphone case that allows you to run both operating systems on a single phone. Kind of. The MESUIT is an iPhone case that has the guts of an Android device. […]

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Intel’s Android smartphone prototype is also a Linux desktop PC

Intel is showing off a smartphone prototype that can also power a desktop PC experience. No, it’s not running Windows 10 Mobile and using Continuum for phone software. Instead, this is a low-power phone with an Intel Atom x3 processor and two operating systems: Android and a custom version of Debian Linux. Hold it like a […]

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CloudReady lets you dual-boot Windows and ChromiumOS on your PC

CloudReady is an operating system designed to basically turn your existing PC into a Chromebook. Launched in 2015, CloudReady makes it easy to replace Windows with an operating system based on Chromium OS (the open source version of Chrome OS). But now you can also create a dual-boot setup on some computers, allowing you to switch […]