HP Spectre laptop is 0.4 inches thick, 2.5 pounds, and powered by Intel Core i5 or Core i7 chips

HP is revamping its Spectre line of premium notebooks with a new thin-and-light model that the company says will actually be the thinnest laptop on the market. The 2016 HP Spectre measures just 10.4mm (0.41 inches) thick, making it about a tenth of an inch thinner than an Apple MacBook. But while the MacBook has a […]

Hisense Vidaa Pad super-thin tablet up for order in China for $163

The Hisense Vidaa Pad is an Android tablet that measures just 6.35mm, or 0.25 inches thick. That’s a little thicker than we were initially led to believe, but the tablet is almost as thin as an iPad Air 2… but the Vidaa Pad is a lot cheaper than Apple’s $500 tablet. If you’re in China, you can pre-order […]

Quanta unveils Snapdragon powered, super-thin Android smartbook

There’s plenty of non-Intel news going around lately. This time, it’s Quanta with a new smartbook which marries Qualcomm’s 1GHz Snapdragon processor with Google’s Android OS. The demo video reveals 3 USB 2.0 ports, a mini-HDMI connector, microSD reader, and combination microphone/headphone jack. The battery looks to be fairly small – perhaps a 3-cell – […]