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HP Envy x2 hands-on

Wenn sich Display und Tastatur trennen

Matebook von Huawei im Test Wenn sich Display und Tastatur trennen<p>Von<p>-Aktualisiert am 25.08.2016-11:01<p>Tablet oder Notebook? Das Matebook mit Windows …

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet

<b>The Good</b> Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Tablet offers modular add-on options, and has a sharp display and a great keyboard.<p><b>The Bad</b> The Intel Core m3 base model is not the fastest machine around, and adding faster parts and optional modules can get expensive. There's no slot or magnetic anchor for the …

Windows 10

Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12

<b>The Good</b> For its price class, the Acer Aspire Switch Alpha 12 delivers excellent performance in a well-thought-out design, and it includes a great keyboard.<p><b>The Bad</b> While the display is good, it's not as contrasty or vivid as the OLED models on other 2-in-1s. And it's got a middling pen system.<p><b>The</b> …

MacBook versus Surface Pro 4: Battle of the ultra-lights

It’s funny, and a little humbling, to realize you’ve been doing it wrong.<p>I mean, all this time, I was comparing the Surface Pro 4 to Apple’s giant …

Apple und Microsoft kopiert

Huawei ist längst ein etablierter Smartphone-Hersteller. Deshalb ist das MateBook auch ein ernst zu nehmender Notebook-Ersatz. Wäre da nicht diese …

Huawei’s first Windows 2-in-1 is stylish and incredibly thin

Huwaei’s pitch for the MateBook revolves around productivity, and it appears to have the kinds of features and options that are needed for someone looking to squeeze a lot out of a 2-in-1. Huawei says the battery will last through 9 hours of video playback, or up to 13 hours of lighter use. The …

HP Spectre x2 is a Surface-like tablet, keyboard included

This tablet-first hybrid costs less than Microsoft's version, and doesn't force you to buy the keyboard separately.

Lenovo unveils trio of droolworthy ThinkPads, including a modular tablet

LAS VEGAS — Over the years, Lenovo's transformed the ThinkPad series of laptops from bulky to svelte machines that you'd actually be proud of using …

Intel Corporation

OLED comes to Lenovo's hybrid line with the ThinkPad X1 Yoga

This CES 2016 debut is the first hybrid with a brilliant OLED screen.<p>The Yoga line of hybrids from Lenovo has been through many updates and variations over the past few years, from the ultra-thin Yoga Pro 3 to the hidden keyboard on the ThinkPad Yoga series. The latest, and most enviable, is a …

Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 line adds OLED and a Surface rival

Lenovo is launching three new ThinkPad X1 models, plus a pro all-in-one, a Chromebook and tons of accessories.<p>Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Carbon must still be a hit with the pro laptop crowd, as the PC maker is unveiling no less than <i>three</i> ThinkPad X1 models at CES... and it's shaking up the formula in the …

Windows 10

Toshiba Radius 12 review: A 4K laptop with compromises

It has one of the best screens of any notebook. Too bad about the battery life, though.<p>Toshiba hasn't always made the best laptops. The company is perhaps known for the sort of bargain-basement machines you'll find at big-box stores like Best Buy, and when it has dabbled in flagship systems, its …

Consumer Tech

Panasonic makes its 4K Toughpad more film industry-friendly

The $4,229 tablet now monitors 4K, 60fps Digital Cinema.<p>When Panasonic's 20-inch, 4K Toughpad tablet arrived to CES 2013, there was nothing even remotely like it on the market. The company did have a method to its madness, however, positioning the then-$6,000 tablet as a bulletproof, …

Cinematography

Apple, Microsoft, and Google are trying to incite a quiet app revolution

Reports have been circulating that Google is working on a hybrid operating system that combines the best of Android and Chrome OS, while simultaneously promising to keep supporting the two independently.<p>It's the perfect example of this dilemma in minature.<p>Google, a company famously and perpetually …

Toshiba’s new DynaPad is a thinner and lighter rival to Microsoft's Surface

But not as powerful as Microsoft's Surface Pro 4<p>Toshiba's first DynaPad, released in 1993, came at a time when touchscreen tablets were new to the tech world. The Japanese company's new DynaPad — a Windows 10 two-in-one officially announced today after a prototype appeared at IFA 2015 last month — …

Gear & Gadgets

Toshiba's pixel-packed 4K convertible arrives next week for $1,299

Toshiba has revealed more details about its Satellite Radius 12 Windows 10 convertible, including the price and availability. It looks like a serious contender if you're considering a Lenovo Yoga Pro 3, Microsoft Surface Book or another high-end convertible or Ultrabook, given the claimed all-day …

Windows 10

Toshiba's Surface-like DynaPad is coming to the US next year

Toshiba has unveiled the DynaPad, a 12-inch, Surface Pro-like convertible that packs an exotic Wacom Active Electrostatics TruPen stylus. Microsoft revealed the news on its Windows blog, where it's been keen to promote third-party Windows 10 hardware after launching its own Surface Book. Toshiba …

Microsoft's new Surface Book gets 'about 3 hours' of battery life away from its keyboard

The Microsoft Surface Book only gets "about three hours" of battery life when away from its keyboard dock, according to a video from TechCrunch.<p>In response to a question about battery life, a Microsoft employee explained that "three quarters of the battery is in the base, one quarter is in the top …

Acer makes its new all-in-one portable by adding a battery

With the PC market dwindling and Microsoft itself now providing some of the best Windows 10 models (like the powerful Surface Book convertible), third-party OEMs have to do <i>something</i> to stand out. That's perhaps why Acer has decided to put an internal battery in its 17.3-inch Aspire Z3-700 …

Surface Book, Surface Pro 4 and Lumia 950 series: All the cool hardware Microsoft just announced

Most of Microsoft's hardware announcements leaked prior to its big event -- color me unsurprised. But for those of you who like to study the product-debut rituals of tech companies and couldn't make it to the live-stream or live blog heralding its new wares designed to run Windows 10 and more, …

Surprise! Microsoft unveils Surface Book, its first-ever laptop

Microsoft has unveiled its first-ever laptop, a 13.5-inch Windows 10 device dubbed the Surface Book .<p>The Surface Book is "the ultimate laptop," said Microsoft's head of devices, Panos Panay, announcing the device Tuesday. It is also, he added, the "thinnest, most powerful PC ever created."<p>Never …

Microsoft announces Surface Pro 4

In the span of a few years, Microsoft's Surface has gone from a genuine surprise, to a big disappointment, to a solid hybrid tablet (thanks to the Surface Pro 3, and to a lesser extent the Surface 3). Now, we have the Surface Pro 4, which comes just in time to go toe to toe with plenty of other …

Surface Pro 4

Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 type cover has 'laptop class' feel

Microsoft has completely remade its Surface 4 Pro Type Cover, adding better type feel, a fingerprint sensor, a larger trackpad and more. For starters, the company gave its Surface Pro 3 users some love by making the new keyboard compatible with the older model. It's also the thinnest and lightest …

Surface Pro

Microsoft's Surface Book is its first (and 'ultimate') laptop

And then Microsoft dropped a bombshell on stage. "What if you wanted a Surface -- but you wanted a laptop Surface, something with a bigger screen, something with the perfect typing experience of a laptop?" Microsoft's Panos Panay asked at the company's Windows 10 devices event. "We made the …

MacBook Pro

Microsoft has a docking station for your Surface Pro tablet

Microsoft isn't just unveiling a phone dock today -- it has a dock for your computers, too. The tech giant's new docking station gives the Surface Pro 3, Pro 4 and Surface Book the kind of connectivity you'd expect from a desktop. There are two 4K-capable DisplayPort outputs, four USB 3.0 ports and …

Here's our first look at the Surface Book, Microsoft's answer to the MacBook Pro

Wow. Microsoft finally did it. After years of rumors and speculation the company finally unveiled its very own laptop. Not a tablet that could replace a laptop (although there's that too), but a bona fide laptop, with an attached keyboard. Well, almost. The Surface Book, at first glance, looks like …

Hands-on with Surface Pro 4, Microsoft's ideal hybrid tablet

The Surface Pro 4 is here and ... it's pretty much just like the Surface Pro 3. Microsoft basically refined its design from last year to create a hybrid tablet that's slightly thinner and 30 percent more powerful. It also included a slightly larger 12.3-inch screen in the Surface Pro 4 (0.3 inch …

Gear & Gadgets

VAIO's convertible PC for creatives lands in the US

As promised, VAIO (Sony's now spun-off PC brand) is returning to the US. To start, it's just a single model, the Z Canvas. The 12.3-inch convertible Windows 10 PC comes with a stylus capable of 1024 levels of sensitivity, a wireless keyboard and with pretty sharp WQXGA+ screen it's pitched to …

The Surface Pro 4 vs. the competition: Tablets for productivity

It's been an up-and-down ride for Microsoft's line of Surface tablets -- but the company finally hit on a formula that worked with the Surface Pro 3. It's a device that has inspired a number of competitors, most recently from Microsoft's long-standing rivals Apple and Google. The newly-announced …

Surface Book vs. the competition: Flagship laptops go head-to-head

And then there were three: with the introduction of the Surface Book, Microsoft has joined Apple and Google in offering a premium laptop that runs its own platform. But how does it stack up next to its rivals, the 13-inch MacBook Pro and the Chromebook Pixel? We've put the specs of each side by …