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Portable computer maker Viliv may be on its last legs

Korean device maker Viliv isn’t exactly a household name in the West. But over the past few years the company has produced some of the most interesting portable computing devices around. That includes the 5 inch Viliv N5 Windows computer with a QWERTY keyboard and the┬áViliv S10 Blade convertible Windows tablet. Now it looks like […]

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Viliv launches 3 new tablets

Viliv is introduces three new tablets: two Android models and one slate computer running Windows 7. The Android tablets come in 7 and 10 inch sizes, and are labeled the Viliv Android Tablet X7 and X10, respectively. Both feature 1GHz ARM Cortex A8 processors, Power VR SGX 540 graphics, and will ship with Google Android […]

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Viliv N5 handheld computer reviews

The Viliv N5 looks like the love child of a netbook and a smarpthone. Or rather, it looks like a netbook that’s abotu the size of a smartphone. It has a QWERTY keybaord, an Intel Atom processor, and runs Windows 7. But it has a 4.8 inch display and can almost fold up and fit […]

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Viliv N5 portable internet device pre-order pricing unveiled

Later today Dynamism will start taking pre-orders for the Viliv N5 mobile internet soon, with the MID expected to ship starting July 19th. UMPC Portal reports that customers who order between July 6th and 15th will get a spare battery for free, which is worth about $50. The Viliv N5 looks like a netbook’s kid […]

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Viliv S10 Blade convertible tablet launch pushed back

Apple isn’t the only company pushing back tablet launch dates. Engadget is reporting that the Viliv S10 Blade won’t ship in the US until late April or early to mid-May. Retailer Dynamism had expected to begin shipping the convertible tablet/netbook on April 22nd, but apparently there’s been a delay at the factory. The Viliv S10 […]

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A tale of three tablets: Lenovo, Gigabyte, and Viliv’s convertible netbooks

While there’s a lot of buzz around the upcoming iPad and dozens of other internet slates, tablet PCs have been around for nearly a decade. The difference is that most Windows-based tablets available today feature full sized keyboards and swivels that let you fold the touchscreen down over the keyboard for use in tablet mode. […]