Measuring just 5.33mm thick and weighing 1.68 pounds, the Surface Pro X is the thinnest, lightest, most powerful and most connected Surface Pro yet. Microsoft’s new SQ1 processor co-designed with Qualcomm pushes 2 teraflops of graphics processing power, and is the fastest Qualcomm processor ever created for a PC. Its vibrant 13” edge-to-edge touchscreen display has 33% thinner bezels, making it perfect for the chassis of a 12” device. Read more for two videos and additional information.
Set for release on October 1st, Activision’s Call of Duty: Mobile will bring the same first-person action experience, complete with fan-favorite maps, modes, weapons and characters from across the franchise, into one complete mobile package for Android / iOS devices. There’s a Battle Royale mode where up to 100 combatants will fight for survival in a map designed exclusively for the mobile title featuring locations from across the Call of Duty franchise in solos, duos or four-person teams. You can battle across land, sea / air with vehicles including an ATV, helicopter, as well as a tactical raft. Read more for a gameplay video and additional information.
Amazon’s Fire HD 10 Tablet is being offered for the lowest price this summer at $99.99 shipped, originally $149.99. Featuring a large 10.1″ 1080p Full HD display (1920 x 1200), a 1.8 GHZ quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, stereo speakers, Dolby Audio, and dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi, and up to 10 hours of battery life. Use Alexa hands-free mode to pause videos, play music, open apps, show sports scores, display the weather, and lots more – just use your voice. Product page.
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IBM’s latest patent reveals an electronic device with a flexible display, but not just any smartwatch. This one is reported to have a multi-fold display that would enable you to also use it as a smartphone and tablet computer. That’s right, the patent is for a “variable display size for an electronic display device” and in its most compact form, looks like any other smartwatch. Need some more screen real estate? There’s seven auxiliary screen panels stored beneath the main screen, all of which can be taken out of the housing independently. Read more for additional pictures and information.
Apple’s 12.9″ iPad Pro (Latest Model) is touted by many as a computer in tablet form, and it’s being offered for the lowest price yet this year at $824 shipped, today only, originally $999. Featuring an edge-to-edge Liquid Retina display, an A12X bionic chip with Neural Engine, Face ID, a 12MP rear camera, 7MP TrueDepth front camera, four speaker Audio, 802. 11AC Wi-Fi and gigabit-class LTE cellular data. Product page. Read more for a video review and additional information.
Amazon’s all-new Fire 7 Tablet has double storage and much more, all for $49.99 shipped. This updated model features a faster 1.3-GHz quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM, a 2MP front-facing camera, 720p HD video recording, hands-free with Alexa, and it’s twice as durable as the latest iPad Mini. Enjoy millions of movies, TV episodes, games, apps, eBooks, and songs. Stream or download thousands of videos from Prime Video, Netflix, STARZ, and SHOWTIME. Product page. Read more for a video review and additional information.
Amazon’s Fire HD 8 Tablet is perfect as a backup device or just everyday use, and it’s being offered for $59.99 shipped, today only, originally $79.99. Enjoy all of your favorite apps with a fast 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage (up to 400GB with a microSD), 2MP front-facing camera, 2MP rear camera, and up to 10-hours of battery life on a single charge. Product page. Read more for another hands-on video review and additional information.
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Another day, another dual-screen laptop, and this time, it’s Intel’s “Twin Rivers”. Featuring two 1920×1280 displays that can be used in a traditional convertible mode, which enables users to rotate between laptop and tent modes. Though you can type directly on the bottom screen with a virtual keyboard, Intel also provides an ultra compact Bluetooth keyboard that can be placed on top of the display. Plus, the second display can be used as a digital trackpad for controlling your mouse cursor. Read more for a 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.
Respawn Entertainment and EA want to keep the Apex Legends hype going while it’s still hot, and what better way to do that than by releasing a mobile port of the Titanfall-based battle royale game? No specifics have been revealed, but you can most certainly to expect to see it on iOS and Android platforms. The game will also make its way to China, possibly by partnering with Tencent, like Epic Games did for Fortnite. Read more for another video and additional information.