Lenovo launches Chromebooks with pen and touch for $269 and up

Lenovo’s latest Chromebooks for the education market include an entry-level Lenovo 100e Chromebook that’s coming in March for $219, and the $269 Lenovo 300e Chromebook and $309 Lenovo 500e Chromebook, which are both already available. Interesting sidenote: Lenovo’s press release says prices start at $279 for the 300e and $349 for the 500e, but they’re […]

Sony Xperia Ear Duo “open ear” wireless earbuds coming this spring for $280

Plenty of companies are selling “truly wireless” earbuds these days. But Sony’s new Xperia Ear Duo earbuds aren’t just completely wireless… they’re designed not to give you an immersive audio experience. That’s because they have what Sony calls an “open ear” design that lets you hear music, podcasts, or other audio without preventing you from hearing […]

Sony launches Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact with Snapdragon 845

While rivals like Samsung continue to offer flagship phones with two screen sizes: big and bigger, Sony is continuing to go the other way: big and smaller. Sony’s 2018 flagship line consists of the Sony Xperia XZ2 with a 5.7 inch display and the Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact with a 5 inch screen. Both feature Qualcomm Snapdragon […]

Samsung launches Galaxy S9 and S9+ with improved camera, AI, and software features

As expected, Samsung unveiled its next flagship phones at Mobile World Congress today. The 5.8 inch Samsung Galaxy S9 and 6.2 inch Galaxy S9+ look a lot like last year’s flagships… but they pack a bunch of new features under the hood. Samsung’s latest phones are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chips (or Samsung Exynos […]

Huawei unveils MediaPad M5 tablets with Kirin 960 chips, 8.4 or 10.8 inch displays

While it often seems like tablet makers are in a race to the bottom these days, Huawei isn’t willing to cede the high-end Android tablet space to Samsung. The Chinese device maker has unveiled three new Android tablets at Mobile World Congress: the Huawei MediaPad M5 (8.4), the Huawei MediaPad M5 (10.8), and the Huawei MediaPad M5 10 […]