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Gateway laptops with Qualcomm chips and 4G LTE coming this summer

Budget computer maker Gateway plans to launch at least two new Windows laptops powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon processors this summer. The Gateway GWTC116-3 is an 11.6 inch convertible with an HD touchscreen display and support for pen input, while the Gateway GWTN133-1 is a 13.3 inch notebook with a full HD display and twice as much storage […]

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Gateway’s budget laptops are now available with Intel Tiger Lake chips

After sitting on the sidelines for the past decade or so, the Gateway brand made a bit of a comeback last year with the launch of a new line of budget laptops sold exclusively at Walmart. Initially available with up to a 10th-gen Intel Core “Ice Lake” processor or AMD Ryzen 4000 series processor, Gateway […]

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Lilbits: Surface Laptop “Go,” Volla Phone, and Gateway’s cheap laptop that doesn’t stink

Rumor has it that Microsoft has at least two more Surface devices set to launch this year — a new entry-level 12.5 inch Surface Laptop with a lower starting price than any current model, and a 2nd-gen Surface Pro X tablet powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 processor. Now we can add another […]

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Gateway is back (sort of) with a line of Walmart-exclusive laptops and tablets

Gateway computers were a common site at PC stores in the 1990s and early 2000s before eventually disappearing into computer history after Acer acquired the company and eventually retired the brand. Now Gateway is back. Sort of. Acer has introduced a new line of Gateway-branded laptops and tablets that are exclusively available from Walmart. Update […]

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D-Link’s new router is designed to bring 5G into the home

Wireless carriers are busy building out 5G networks and chip makers, phone manufacturers, and other tech companies are busy adding 5G support to their hardware. But while 5G promises faster speeds, more bandwidth, and the ability to get more devices online at once than ever before… I’ve often found myself wondering what benefit consumers will […]

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Gateway launches LT41P 10 inch touchscreen notebook lineup

The Gateway LT41P is a 10 inch laptop with a touchscreen display, an Intel Celeron Bay Trail processor, and Windows 8 software. List prices start at $330, but TigerDirect has had an entry-level model available for a few weeks for just $280. That makes the LT41P one of the most inexpensive 10 inch touchscreen notebooks […]

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Gateway/Packard Bell launch 10 inch mini-laptop: Return of the netbook?

Are netbooks making a comeback? A few years ago it was hard to visit a coffee shop without spotting someone using an inexpensive 10 inch portable notebook, and virtually every major PC maker had a netbook to offer. But as tablets grew more popular, ultrabooks brought thin and light design to higher-powered notebooks, and Intel’s […]

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Gateway, Android all-in-one PC with Android hits the FCC

It looks like Acer may have plans to bring an all-in-one desktop running Google Android to the US soon. The company started showing off an all-in-one desktop in June, and this week a similar device showed up at the FCC website, suggesting it could be on the way to the States. The system seems to go by several […]

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HSN jumps the gun, starts selling Windows 8 PCs early

Microsoft will release Windows 8 and Windows RT on October 26th, and that’s when you’ll be able to find dozens of laptop, tablet, and desktop computers with Microsoft’s latest operating systems pre-installed. Or you could order one today from HSN.com. HSN is offering 3 laptop and 2 all-in-one desktop computers with Windows 8. All 5 […]

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Gateway LT4004u Cedar Trail netbook now available for $280

Acer subsidiary Gateway has released a new 10 inch netbook with an Intel Atom N2600 Cedar Trail processor. The Gateway LT4004u is available from Best Buy for $279.99, making it one of the first Cedar Trail netbooks to ship in the United States. The mini-laptop has a 1.6 GHz Atom N2600 dual core processor, integrated […]