Sure, it may not be practical to lug around MSI’s latest entry in its Titan-series laptops, but it’s definitely something you’d want for maximum computing power on-the-go, as it boasts a desktop-class Core i9, which is most likely a K-series with an unlocked multiplier. According to MSI, the top-end model equipped with an 8-core, 16-thread configuration can be overclocked at speeds up to 5GHz. To keep things cool, there’s four fans and 11 heat pipes that generate more than twice the airflow. The company didn’t skimp out on the graphics side of things either, and that’s why it chose the GeForce RTX 2080, which features dedicated ray tracing and tensor cores. Read more for additional pictures and information.
HP launched OMEN X 2S, the world’s first dual-screen gaming laptop at the HP Gaming Festival in Beijing this week. Featuring an easy-to-use 6″ 1080p touchscreen that lets players message friends in WeChat and WhatsApp, browse in Spotify, watch Twitch and YouTube, or even serve as a hub for OMEN Command Center software, along with a 15″ 1080p display that boasts a 144Hz refresh rate with the option to upgrade to a 240Hz model or a 4K HDR panel. Other specs include an Intel 9th Gen Intel Core i9 8-core processor, up to 32GB of RAM and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q GPU. Read more for a hands-on video, additional pictures and information.
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Lenovo unveiled the world’s first foldable PC at the Accelerate conference in Florida. When it’s released in 2020, it will be a part of the company’s ThinkPad X1 lineup and labeled as a laptop replacement. No technical specifications have been released, but we do know that it sports a 13.3-inch OLED display that closes in upon itself. There’s a magnetic latches, and when open, the computer lays flat on the table. Read more for another hands-on video, additional pictures and information.
Timbuk2’s Parkside Laptop Backpack is travel-friendly, complete with laptop protection (padded laptop sleeves fit up to a 15″ MacBook Pro), and it’s being offered for just $33.79 shipped, today only, originally $55.99. It counts as a personal item sized for most airlines and an elasticized external side pocket is perfect for a water bottle or U-lock. A ventilated back panel gives your back breathing room. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
Anker’s PowerCore+ 26800 PD power bank not only charges mobile devices, but USB-C laptops as well, all for $88.98 shipped, today only, originally $129.99. That’s right, its USB-C Power Delivery ensures full speed charging for MacBooks, phones, tablets, and more, which means you won’t need to scramble for a wall socket for days on end when you’re out and about. You can get over 6 full charges on an iPhone X, while saving up to 20 hours of time with Power Delivery recharging. Product page. Read more for a 1-year update / teardown videos and additional information.
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Laptop and tablet hybrids are nothing new, but DuoFlip is one of the first devices we’ve seen that can also be used in book mode. Simply put, a side hinge, complete with an integrated stylus, enables you to quickly transform it into a sketch tablet, making it perfect for those who still need access to a keyboard for Photoshop, Illustrator, etc. Read more for additional pictures and information.
TaoTronics Foldable Laptop Desk lets you work comfortably from the sofa / couch or bed, and it’s being offered for just $28 shipped with coupon code: KINJAKYV + clipping the $5 off on-page coupon, today only, originally $41.99. Its surface can tilt to 0°, 15°, 25°, or 35° for the most comfortable viewing angles, while retractable blockers keep devices from falling off, and a soft wrist prevents strain during long usage periods. Product page – be sure to enter coupon code: KINJAKYV during final checkout and clip the $5 off on-page coupon for the additional discounts. Read more for additional pictures and information.
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The problem with most laptops these days is that the ones built specifically for gaming are quite bulky, but what if there was portable dock that can easily slide into any backpack? Introducing the Microsoft XYV laptop with the Reinforcer Dock. This dock features an external graphics card, power supply, a cooling system, and all the extra ports you could need for your gaming accessories. You can either use it as is, or connect everything to a larger display. Read more for additional pictures.
Acer’s Chromebook 11 runs on Chrome OS, and now supports the Google Play Store, which comes pre-installed, all for $169 shipped, today only, originally $219.99. This operating system by Google comes with built-in virus protection, updates automatically, boots up in seconds and continues to stay fast over time. Plus, all the Google apps you know and love come standard on every Chromebook, which means you can edit, download, and convert Microsoft Office files in Google Docs, Sheets and Slides. It features an Intel Celeron N3060 processor, an 11.6” HD Display, 4GB of RAM, 16GB eMMC and up to 10-hour battery life. Product page. Read more for three more deals in Acer’s one-day Amazon sale – view all of them here.
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Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo claims Apple will release an all-new 16-inch MacBook Pro, next-generation iPhone models with bilateral charging, and possibly a slightly upgraded iPad Pro. Before we get to the laptop, this year’s iPhones will be available in 6.5-inch, 5.8-inch, and 6.1-inch screen sizes, but all retain Lightning connectivity rather than opt for USB-C, along with frosted glass casing, improved Face ID with a higher power flood illuminator, larger batteries, as well as a triple camera design. What many are looking forward to is the new MacBook Pro that boasts a screen size between 16-inches and 16.5-inches with an all-new design. Read more for a concept video and additional information.