Apr 122013

As early as in January this year, there was news that this Lenovo ThinkPad Helix would be available for sale in late February, but then Lenovo also said that the original plan to release it in late February would be delayed until March or April. However, the April has been more than half so far, there are still no news about the Lenovo ThinkPad Helix, this product has been in a state of “coming soon” in its official website.

Same as the well-known ThinkPad Yoga deformable notebook, Helix has a variety of different forms, the official provides tablet and ultrabook two use modes, but the user can also flip the screen 180 degrees and insert in the base. Helix also provides a stylus (with memory slot), which is user-friendly to input in touch mode. It’s worth mentioning is that this product is with 1080p resolution Gorilla Glass screen that supports IPS technology, Lenovo calls it as the brightest screen in the ThinkPad brand products.

We can see from Lenovo official website, the machine is equipped with a 11.6-inch 1080p display, optionally Core i7 processor, 8GB memory and 256GB solid-state drive, it runs Windows 8 operating system. According to earlier news that the machine starting price will be $ 1,499.

Apr 112013

HP Japan released the deformable new PC model HP EliteBook Revolve 810 on April 8, which uses laptop display rotatable institutions, can be used both as laptop and tablet, and it will start sale in May. Compared with the existing models, the new model is 32% thinner, and the weight is reduced by 22%. In HP Directplus direct selling website, the minimum price of the model with Core i3 is 155,400 yen (including tax), and the model with Core i5 is minimumly 176,400 yen.

The EliteBook Revolve 810 is a rotatable dual-use PC which can be used both as laptop and Tablet. The principle is to connect the PC body (keyboard side) and display (touch screen), it can be rotated 180 degrees horizontally. As a laptop, the back of the display is closed upward, then open it and use it as the display. When close the display when the front is toward outside, it can be used as a Tablet PC.

This EliteBook Revolve 810 is a follow-up model of the HP EliteBook 2760p Tablet PC. Compared with the EliteBook 2760p, the EliteBook Revolve 810 is 32% thinner, and the weight is reduced by 22%. And it’s with magnesium alloy shell and Gorilla Glass2 protection glass, which further improves the fastness.

The EliteBook Revolve 810 is with a 11.6-inch widescreen with a resolution of 1366*768, and touch panel function. The storage device is with 128GB SSD, the main memory capacity is 4GB. It supports wireless LAN (IEEE802.11a/b/g/n) and Bluetooth. The external display output interface is DisplayPort, two USB 3.0 and MicroSD slot. The battery life is approximately 8 hours.

Apr 102013

The Aio and Tablet PC integration product Transformer AiO P1801 will be officially released in mainland China tomorrow (April 11), and it’s expected to be sold in the second quarter. The ASUS Transformer AiO P1801 is a new product that collects Tablet and PC dual function, the detachable and dual system design are innovative. The product was firstly displayed in 2013CES, and it has been successively released in the United States and Taiwan markets.

The official site displayed the message that Asus will hold a press conference tomorrow (April 11), and officially launch this product in China.

On the appearance, the AIO P1801 is made by a tablet and a PC base, when the tablet is connected to the base of Windows 8 system it is a ten-point touch PC, when removed it becomes a portable 18.4-inch Android tablet.

The AiO P1801 tablet part is equipped with a 18.5-inch IPS display and NVIDIA Tegra 3 quad-core processor, it runs Android smartphone operating system, and supports 10-finger multi-capacitive touch, it has 32GB built-in storage capacity. The Transformer AiO bracket is an Intel Core i series processor host, abd it runs Windows 8 system, has built-in Intel Core i5 or Core i7 processor, built-in 2TB storage capacity, the entire weight of the tablet PC is about 2.26 kg and it can provide 5 hours of battery life.

Apr 012013

The Vizio known for the production of flat-screen TVs entered the PC market in June last year, and released two devices in June and October last year, now the company once again announced the launch of the upgrade version of Windows 8 touch notebook and Aio machine equipments. The latest ultrabook has the 14-inch and 15.6-inch two versions, which can be loaded the AMD or Intel processor in accordance with the users’ need, now the 15.6-inch notebook has been listed in Microsoft stores, and other equipment is scheduled to accept reservations, but the shipping date is still not explicit.

The ultrabook Vizio launched can adopt the AMD or Intel platform in accordance with the needs of users, the prices of the two platforms are not the same. The 14 inches equipped with AMD A10 processor version is priced at $ 1089, the version with the Intel Core i7 processor is $ 1419. The 15.6 inches equipped with AMD processor is $ 1189, the Intel platform version is priced at $ 1469.

The product released at the same time is the Vizio Aio machine, and there are the 24-inch and 27-inch two versions, the 24-inch AMD platform is priced at $ 1279.99, the Intel platform is 1439.99. While the 27 inches Aio machine has only the Intel platform, and the sale price is $ 1549.99.

Mar 272013

The figure display equipment manufacturer InFocus today announced the launch of a 55-inch touch screen AIO named “BigTouch”. The Aio machine is equipped with Windows 8 Pro system, it includes a wireless keyboard and mouse, and it supports all Windows 8 touch screen gestures, including the slide, click, zoom and rotate. On the hardware, the BigTouch uses Intel Core i5 processor, it has two Gigabit Ethernet interfaces, Wi-Fi supporting 802.11n, two HDMI and 6 USB ports.

BigTouch provides a 120GB solid-state hard drive. The company upgraded version “Mondopad” will add new features such as video conferencing, digital notes, interactive whiteboard functionality, customizable interface elements, and Microsoft Office 2010 Professional Edition.

The BigTouch is priced at $ 4,999, and there is no detailed specifications and price information of the Mondopad.

Mar 132013

From the announced news of China Samsung Forum 2013, the new 5 Series has red, blue and black three colors for fashion and young consumer groups. The new 5 Series is equipped with Intel’s latest low-power i5 processor, 14′ display, and the strongest AMD Radeon HD8750M 2G.

The new 5 Series has 500GB HDD large-capacity hard disk and 24GB iSSD cache hybrid hard drive design. It has built-in JBL speaker to allow users to enjoy the ultimate audio-visual experience. In addition, Samsung 530U4E body weight is about 1.75kg, the thickness is about 19.5mm, it’s equipped with a 57Wh lithium polymer battery which on sale at http://www.batterycentury.com/, the life time is up to 9 hours. It’s with multi-touch functionality, and it supports 10-point touch at the same time to enable users to enjoy Windows8 operating system more simply and intuitively.

As Samsung ultrabook product line high-end products, the new 7 Series has the touchable 740U3E and 730U3E. Samsung 740U3E is equipped with AMD HD8550M graphics, 1GB memory, and the 1.65kg weight and 18.9mm thickness makes it become the thinnest and lightest touchable untrabook equipped with discrete graphics.

Both ultrabooks are equipped with 1920 x 1080 full HD resolution wide-angle screen. The intelligent ambient light sensing technology can adjust the screen and keyboard brightness with the light change to ensure the comfort of the users’ eyes. And also 8 hours battery life duration enhances persistence and mobility experience. These two new ultrabooks are with 128GB SSD, and Inteli5 ultra-low voltage processor and Windows 8 operating system.

Mar 052013

According to media reports, the Microsoft on Monday announced the Surface Pro Tablet PC would be landing the European market at the second quarter of this year, and the price is about $1,170.

Microsoft Germany branch CEO Christian Illek didn’t disclose the Surface Pro euros accurate price in a press conference, but the price would be comparable to the U.S in dollar terms.

The price of $ 1170 seems to be much higher than the $899 Surface Pro price in the United States, because the European price usually contains about 20% value-added tax, the price of electronic products 30% higher in Europe than in the United States is not uncommon. The U.S. prices do not usually include the local business tax.

Microsoft said, except Germany, in the next few months the Surface Pro will also visit Australia, China, France, Hong Kong, New Zealand and the United Kingdom market.

Jan 072013

Today, Lenovo disclosed a new Erazer X700 gaming PC. It is reported, this PC is specifically for users who want to join the game field but does not intend to build their own platform.

Before the introduction of this game PC, let us first understand Lenovo’s Onekey Overclocking function. We can see this function on many Lenovo machines, which can help users create a backup, and only need a simple button to restore the file contents in the computer. Erazer X700 also adopts this feature, which means that players can easily overclock its processor, instead of having tedious BIOS processing before overclocking.

According to reports, the Erazer X700 will be equipped with an Intel Core processor, and it also supports NVIDIA GeForce dual graphics or AMD Radeon HD GPU. But Lenovo did not mention the specific graphics card information, but it pointed out that the X700 is also configured 32GB RAM, which can definitely make a gaming PC running smoothly.

In addition, X700 also has AMD Eyefinity technology, liquid cooling system, and 4TB storage capacity. It is reported, this equipment will be on sale in June this year, and the starting price is $1499.

Jan 032013


Before next week’s CES, Samsung has announced the launch of two 7-Series laptops, Series 7 Chronos and Series 7 Ultra, and they join to the Samsung Series 7 Slate and Series 7 Gamer series and become one of the company’s flagship laptops.

The Series 7 Chronos laptop offers up to 1TB hard drive storage, and adopts Radeon HD 8870 graphics chip and has 2GB memory, quad-core Intel Core i7 processor and up to 16GB memory. The body thickness is 20 mm, and it supports ramdisk to further speed up the boot. The Series 7 Chronos body weight is 5.18 pounds. It’s with a 15.6-inch 1080p display, optional 10-point touch screen, Samsung said, the Series 7 Chronos continuous use time is up to 11 hours. But Samsung has not yet announced the price of Series 7 Chronos.

Series 7 Ultra uses a 13.3-inch 1080p display (touch screen as an option), it has Core i5 or i7 processor, AMD graphics card, 1GB memory, up to 16GB memory and 256GB SSD. Body weight is only slightly more than three pounds, eight hours battery life and optional LTE connectivity feature. The price is also not available.

Samsung has not announced the Series 7 Chronos and Series 7 Ultra Listing Date, but they will display these two products in next week’s CES 2013.

Dec 282012

The MSI S20 Slidebook has started selling in part of the European countries, and it’s priced at 999 euros. The machine uses a slider design and 11.6-inch screen, it weighs about 1.16kg and the thickness is about 19.8mm. It’s equipped with Core i5 processor and 128GB SSD solid state drive.

The product runs Win8 system. And it’s equipped with Intel Core i5 processor, 4GB RAM and 128G Solid State Drive. It’s with 11.6-inch 1920×1080 resolution screen that supports 10-point touch control. The smooth white plastic frame is around the sides of the glass panel, MSI logo and Windows button are on it. The back of the body is made from solid aluminum-magnesium alloy. It’s with WiFi b/g/n, WIDI (wireless video transmission) and Bluetooth 4.0 functionality.

Most of its interfaces are at the right side of the body. These interfaces include power interface, standard 3.5mm headphone jack, a mini HDMI video output interface and two USB 3.0 ports. The left side has a Gigabit Ethernet jack and an SD card reader. On the back there is a volume control button and lock switch.