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Asus quietly introduces 15.6 inch ultrabook with 2880 x 1620 pixel display (in Germany)

Asus has started offering a new version of its Zenbook UX51 15.6 inch ultrabook, featuring a high-resolution 2880 x 1620 pixel display. The company’s been offering 1920 x 1080 pixel screens for a while, but this is the first Asus laptop to ship with a higher-than 1080p screen. Unfortunately it only appears to be available […]

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ICOO introduces an 11.6 inch Chinese tablet with a quad-core chip

Chinese device maker ICOO plans to launch a new Android tablet with an Allwinner A31 ARM Cortex-A7 quad-core chip. But lots of tablets have those chips these days. What makes the ICOO ICOU12GT stand out is the 11.6 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel IPS display. Geekbuying reports the upcoming tablet will features 2GB of RAM, 16GB of […]

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Toshiba introduces KIRAbook ultrabook with 13 inch, 2560 x 1440 pixel display

Toshiba’s next ultrabook will have a display that rivals Apple’s MacBook Pro with Retina and Google’s Chromebook Pixel. It’s also lighter than either of those notebooks. The Toshiba KIRAbook is a 2.6 pound ultrabook with a 13.3 inch, 2560 x 1440 pixel display. It’s scheduled to hit the streets May 12th for $1600 and up, […]

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ifive X2 8.9 inch tablet with RK3188 quad-core chip, full HD display

I’ve been pretty impressed with the performance of the Rockchip RK3188 quad-core processor in the Cube U30GT2. But generally I prefer tablets with screens smaller than 10 inches. Fortunately, we’re starting to see smaller tablets with the same RK3188 chip. Padhz spotted an 8.9 inch tablet with Rockchip’s quad-core processor and a high-resolution display at […]

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Samsung Series 9 Ultrabook w/1080p display now available for $1350 and up

As expected, Samsung is now offering a version of its Series 9 ultrabook with a 1920 x 1080 pixel display. But the good news is that it’s less has a lower starting price than expected. You can now pick up Samsung’s 2.6 pound laptop with an Intel Core i7 processor and an Ivy Bridge display […]

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Samsung launches Series 9 Premium ultrabook with 1080p display

Samsung is giving its top-of-the-line Series 9 ultrabook a makeover with a higher-resolution display. The new Samsung Series 9 13.3″ Premium Ultrabook is still an incredibly thin and light notebook, but now it’s available with a 1920 x 1080 pixel display. Earlier models topped out at 1600 x 900 pixels. Those extra pixels will cost […]

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Cube U30GT2 tablet sports HD display, RK3188 quad-core CPU

Chinese device maker Cube was one of the first companies to follow Apple into the so-called Retina display space, with tablets sporting higher-than-1080p resolutions. These days high-resolution tablet screens aren’t as rare as they once were — but you typically have to pay a high price to get a tablet with a full HD screen. […]

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Apple’s drops MacBook Pro with Retina display price to a still-expensive $1499

Apple has slashed $200 off the price of its cheapest laptop with a Retina display. You can now pick up a MacBook Pro with a 13.3 inch, 2560 x 1600 pixel IPS display for $1499. In other words, you’ll still have to pay a pretty penny to get a laptop with a screen resolution higher […]

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Chromebook Pixel: Will next-gen Chromebooks have higher-def, touchscreen displays?

Acer, HP, Lenovo, and Samsung are all offering Chromebooks, with screen sizes ranging from 11.6 to 14 inches. Some have hard drives while others have solid state disks. And some have x86 processors while others have ARM-based chips. So what’s next for laptops running Chrome OS? According to a concept video (and hints from developer François […]

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Archos 97 Platinum tablet with Retina-like display is just an Onda V972 with another name

The Archos 80 Platinum isn’t the only new tablet from Archos that’s actually built by Chinese device maker Onda. The Archos 97 Platinum passed through the FCC this week, and it looks like this 9.7 inch tablet with a 2048 x 1536 pixel display and a quad-core processor is just a rebadged Onda V972. The […]

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Dell XPS 13 ultrabook now available with 1080p screen, Windows or Linux

As promised, Dell has started offering an optional 1920 x 1080 pixel display for the XPS 13 ultrabook. While an entry-level version of the thin and light laptop still features a 1366 x 768 pixel display, if you choose a model that costs $1400 or more it will come with a full 1080p screen. That’s […]

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Samsung may be prepping a new 2560 x 1600 pixel tablet

Samsung will probably introduce several new tablets a Mobile World Congress in February, including an 8 inch Galaxy Note. But it looks like that may not be the only new tablet the company’s working on. User agent profiles for at least three new devices recently showed up at the Samsung Mobile website, including one for […]

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Epson introduces 0.48 inch, 1024 x 768 pixel display (for camera viewfinders)

Thought the iPad’s 264 pixels-per-inch or the Google Nexus 10’s 299 ppi screens were impressive? Epson has just introduced a new display with a whopping 2667 ppi. The only catch? It’s not a tablet, phone or TV screen. Instead it’s a tiny display designed to be used as a camera viewfinder. Epson’s new screen is […]