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Zotac offers Intel, AMD models of new ZBOX pico mini-PCs

Zotac has been offering small form-factor desktop computers for a few years, but none have been smaller than the ZBOX PI320 pico I reviewed in 2014. The little computer is just 4.6″ x 2.6″ x 0.8″ but it’s stuffed with enough hardware to comfortably run Windows 8.1. Now Zotac is expanding its ZBOX pico lineup, and this […]

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BungBungame Photon2 tablet is one of the first with AMD A10 Mullins processor

There are only a handful of laptops and tablets on the market with AMD Mullins low-power processors, and most feature AMD’s E1 or A4 Micro series processors. Now Taiwanese device maker BungBungame is showing off one of the first tablets with a more powerful AMD A10 Micro-6700T Mullins processor. The BungBungame Photon2 is a Windows […]

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HP Pavilion 10z laptop with AMD Mullins chip now available for $250

One of the first portable computers sporting an AMD “Mullins” chip is now available. The HP Pavilion 10z is a small laptop with a touchscreen display and an AMD E1 Micro-6200T processor. It’s available from HP for $250. AMD’s Mullins chips are low-power, dual-core processors for low-cost tablets, notebooks, and 2-in-1 systems. These processors are […]

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AMD launches Beema, Mullins chips for low power tablets and notebooks

AMD is launching a new line of chips aimed at mobile devices including notebooks, tablets, and other devices and the company says that we should start to see devices with the new chips in time for the 2014 back-to-school season. The new chips, code-named “Beema” and “Mullins” are designed to offer up to twice the processing performance-per-watt […]

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Lilbits (2-27-2014): VIA’s Firefox tablet and AMD’s Windows tablet

Chip makers AMD and VIA aren’t in the habit of releasing tablets… but they’ve been known to show off tablets featuring their technology. This week at Mobile World Congress AMD is showcasing a reference design for a 64-bit Windows tablet featuring its upcoming “Mullins” low-power processor. Meanwhile VIA is showing off a reference design for […]