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Lilbits: NVIDIA and AMD to make ARM chips for Windows PCs?

It was big news when Microsoft announced in 2016 that it was bringing its desktop Windows operating system to computers with ARM chips made by Qualcomm. But seven years later most Windows on ARM computers to date have offered underwhelming performance and/or high price tags (or both), making them niche devices at best. That could change […]

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Emdoor shows off an 8 inch handheld gaming PC with an Intel Meteor Lake-H processor and Arc 5 integrated graphics

Chinese device maker Emdoor, which is probably best known these days for its rugged tablets, showed off something a little different at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair this week: the company’s first handheld gaming PC. Notebook Italia got a look at the upcoming handheld, and while it looks a lot like many other models we’ve […]

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NanoPlay is yet another handheld gaming PC with Ryzen Z1 Extreme (crowdfunding for $499 and up soon)

There’s yet another company looking to get into the increasingly-crowded handheld gaming PC space. And, at least on paper, the upcoming NanoPlay handheld seems to hit a right of the right points. What remains to be seen is whether it will be competitive with bigger names in this space like Valve, Asus and Lenovo when […]

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AYA Neo Flip handheld gaming PC with clamshell design and thumb keyboard is coming this year

The AYA Neo Flip KB is a handheld gaming PC with a 7 inch, 120 Hz LCD display and a clamshell-style design that makes it look like a tiny laptop or Nintendo DS when closed, and like… nothing else, really when open. That’s because lifting the lid reveals a compact QWERTY keyboard designed for thumb typing, […]

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Lenovo Legion Go handheld gaming PC is available for pre-order for $700 and up

The Lenovo Legion Go is a handheld gaming PC with an 8.8 inch, 2560 x 1600 pixel 144 Hz display, an AMD Ryzen Z1 Extreme processor, 16GB of RAM, and Nintendo Switch-like detachable controllers. First unveiled in early September, the Legion Go is set to begin shipping in late October or early November. And now it’s available […]

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GPD Win 4 (2023) handheld gaming PC with Ryzen 7040U and QWERTY keyboard begins shipping

The GPD Win 4 (2023) is a handheld gaming PC with an AMD Ryzen 7040U “Phoenix” processor and a 6 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel touchscreen display squeezed between a set of game controllers. But you can also slide the screen upward to reveal a QWERTY keyboard for thumb typing. GPD launched an Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign […]

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AYA Neo Slide crowdfunding begins soon (Handheld gaming PC with RGB backlit keyboard, Ryzen 7 7840U processor, and hall sensor controllers)

It’s been over a year since handheld gaming PC maker AYA announced plans to launch its first model with a QWERTY keyboard. Now the company has shown off prototypes of the AYA Neo Slide at the Tokyo Game Show, and launched a preview of an upcoming Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign. Pricing and availability information hasn’t been […]

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The Asus ROG Ally with AMD Ryzen Z1 is now available for $600 (or $100 less than the Z1 Extreme version)

The Asus ROG Ally is a handheld gaming PC with a 7 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel IPS LCD display featuring a 120 Hz refresh rate, 16GB of LPDDR5-6400 memory, a 512GB PCIe Gen 4 NVMe SSD and an AMD Ryzen Z1 series processor featuring RDNA 3 graphics. First announced in May, the ROG Ally […]

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GPD Win Mini Indiegogo campaign launches for $699 and up (7 inch mini-laptop for gaming with Ryzen 7040)

The GPD Win Mini is a handheld gaming PC with a 7 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel, 120 Hz LCD display, an AMD Ryzen 7040 processor with Radeon 700M integrated graphics, and a clamshell design that makes it look like a tiny laptop, complete with a QWERTY keyboard, making it a multi-function computer that could […]

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AYA Neo Kun hits Indiegogo for $999 and up (8.4 inch handheld gaming PC with Ryzen 7 7840U, ships in October)

The AYA Neo Kun is a handheld gaming PC with an AMD Ryzen 7 7840U processor and an 8.4 inch, 2560 x 1600 pixel display. It’s the biggest model to date from AYA, and also has the biggest battery yet, at 75 Wh. The AYA Neo Kun is also the company’s first handheld to feature dual […]

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Lilbits: Asus NUC products are official, iPhone 15 will feature USB-C, and closer look at two new handheld gaming PCs

A year after first going up for pre-order, the AYN Loki began shipping to customers last week. Was it worth the wait? According to a 30-minute video review from Retro Games Corps, the answer seems to be… definitely maybe? While the Loki isn’t the most powerful handheld gaming PC around, at $250 it’s one of […]

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Compare handheld gaming PC specs (Asus, AYA, GPD, Lenovo, MSI, ONEXPLAYER, and Valve)

There are a growing number of handheld gaming PCs on the market, and the list keeps growing. While the Valve Steam Deck, Asus ROG Ally, and Lenovo Legion Go grab a lot of headlines these days, they’re not exactly the only games in town – not by a long shot. In fact, there are so […]

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Lenovo Legion Go handheld gaming PC coming in November for $700 and up

The Lenovo Legion Go is a handheld gaming PC that stands out in an increasingly crowded field for a few reasons. It has a high-resolution display with a high screen refresh rate, a powerful processor designed specifically for handheld gaming, and detachable controllers that make the Legion Go something like a cross between a Windows […]

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TJD T101 handheld gaming PC with a 10.1 inch display and Ryzen 7040U hits Indiegogo for $599 and up

When the makers of the TJD T101 first began showing off the handheld gaming PC in July, I wasn’t entirely convinced that it was real. I’d never heard of the company before, and some of the design choices for the handheld with a 10.1 inch display and AMD Ryzen 7040U “Phoenix” processor were… questionable. But […]