Microsoft officially unveiled today the new Surface Pro 6, which now comes in a matte black finish with Intel's 8th-generation quad-core processors and improved cooling, making it 67% faster than its predecessor. This 1.3-pound hybrid device is good for 13.5 hours of use when the battery is fully charged, and features a 12.3-inch display as well as up to 16GB of RAM. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The team at Iameco ('I Am Eco') have created a new eco-friendly, touchscreen wooden laptop that boasts a modular design, meaning that individual components of the laptops can easily be replaced as they wear out or when upgrades become available. They have also eliminated the toxic chemicals used in common manufacturing, such as lead, cadmium, mercury, PVCs and brominated flame retardants. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The FlexiSpot Deskcise Pro All-in-One Exercise Workstation is not only great for burning calories, but doubles as a standing desk too, all for $299.99 shipped, today only, originally $499.99. The desk had a wrist pad, which was nice, as well as a small display showing my distance, speed, and time. And the desk and seat both adjust for height. You sat there, opened computer, and checked email, all while peddling. You can simply moving legs, getting a little exercise, and was still able to answer a few nagging emails. Product page. Continue reading for another hands-on video review, more pictures and information.
Unveiled at IFA 2018 in Berlin, Germany, Acer's new Swift 7 is touted as the "world's thinnest laptop," measuring in at less than 10mm thick and weighing under 2.2-pounds. This is made possible by a 14" edge-to-edge display that boasts a 92 percent screen-to-body ratio, bezels that have been reduced to just 4.27mm, and lightweight magnesium materials. Continue reading for another video and more information.
For a versatile gaming laptop, Acer has you covered with their all-new Predator 900 Triton, which features a 4K, Nvidia G-Sync enabled touchscreen display on a hinge that can be brought closer for a more immersive experience or just flip it away for "display mode". Other features include: a mechanical keyboard with RGB lighting, a trackpad that can be converted into a numerical pad, and new AeroBlade 3D fans, which have serrated blades to increase performance while keeping fan noise low. Continue reading for two videos and information.
Many claim that the ASUS ZenBook Pro 15 UX580GE gives the MacBook Pro a run for its money, but does it really? For starters, it has a "ScreenPad", which is exactly as it sounds, a second 5.5" touch display with support for Microsoft's precision drivers for Windows 10 gestures in the trackpad area, instead of a Touch Bar. It can be configured with an Intel Core i9-8950HK CPU, up to a 4K display, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti GPU, and a 1TB PCIe SSD. Continue reading for another hands-on video, more pictures and information.
Measuring between 14.95mm and 15.7mm, the all-new ASUS Zephyrus S is now the world's thinnest gaming laptop, but it doesn't skimp on the features. Featuring a 15.6-inch panel that runs at 1080p 144Hz with a 3ms, an Intel Core i7-8750H CPU, an NVIDIA GTX 1070 Max-Q or a full powered GTX 1060 graphics card, 16GB of RAM, an Active Aerodynamic System that props the laptop upward for better airflow, and a 512GB NVMe solid state drive. Continue reading for another hands-on video, more pictures and information.
Apple revealed new refreshed MacBook Pros for 2018, and it includes both the 13- ($1299+) and 15-inch ($2399+) models. The former can be configured with an Intel Core i5 / i7 CPU, and up to a two-terabyte SSD, while the latter offers a Core i9 option, 32GB of RAM, as well as a 4TB SSD. For media professionals who need more graphics power, the 15-inch model includes AMD Radeon Pro GPUs with at least 4GB of VRAM, and the 13-inch has Intel's Iris Plus 655 graphics (128MB of eDRAM). Continue reading for another hands-on video, more pictures and information.
Priced from $399, the Microsoft Surface Go is the cheapest, smallest and lightest model yet in the company's lineup. The base model features an Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y processor, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of eMMC storage, and up to 9-hours of battery life on a full charge. Microsoft also updated the display to a high-resolution PixelSense panel that supports the Surface Pen with 4096 levels of pressure sensitivity, low pen parallax, low latency, and precision. Continue reading for three hands-on videos and more information.
Intel debuted a dual-screen computer concept earlier this month, and now ASUS has followed suit with "Project Precog". Simply put, it's a full-fledged convertible device, which means it can be used in tent formation, folded around as a tablet, or just in laptop mode, where the bottom screen is your keyboard. Users can also lay it completely flat to game on both displays, while serving as a semi-desktop replacement. Continue reading for another hands-on video. Click here for a few bonus images.