All eyes were on a little known brand last week here in Malaysia, when nascent Chinese consumer electronics company Xiaomi Corporation launched its flagship smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi 3. What’s more interesting is that the company claimed to have sold 4,000 units in a mere 17 minutes! Pretty impressive, I must say. But moving away from all that attention-grabbing news […]
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#1 PC maker Lenovo has unleashed the new ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch – the world’s lightest 14-inch commercial Ultrabook, along with the ThinkPad Tablet 8, a premium 8-inch tablet. The X1 Carbon Touch packs the latest 4th Generation Intel Core “Haswell” processor, innovative new features and is built like a tank, as any ThinkPad should.
On 8 April 2014, the world finally bid farewell to the venerable Windows XP. Microsoft officially retired support for the 12-year old operating system as well as Office 2003, including automatic security patches. To make transitioning to the latest technology powered by Windows 8 and Intel technology for SMEs easier, Microsoft Malaysia has partnered Telekom Malaysia (“TM”) and Intel Malaysia to […]
Toshiba went on a no holds barred refresh journey of its notebook portfolio mid last year, introducing the Qosmio X75 gaming notebook, the premium Satellite P series, the sleek Satellite S series, mainstream Satellite L series and entry-level Satellite C. Earlier, we had reviewed the Satellite L40 notebook targeted at students and entry-level users. Slightly higher up the range, we […]
In view of the looming launch of the much-anticipated Surface 2 tablet, Microsoft has announced new prices for the previous generation of Surface devices that will continue to be sold until stocks are exhausted. The Surface RT 64GB version has an RRP of RM1,199 while the Surface Pro has an RRP of RM1,889. Prices are for Surface devices only and […]
ASUS Malaysia has announced the arrival of a new shipment of ASUS Transformer Book T100 (T100TA-DK005H), its affordable 2-in-1 10-inch ultraportable laptop cum tablet. The device has been a hit and stocks have been scarce since its introduction in October 2013.
HP has unveiled several new business tablets at the 2014 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. First up is the 10-1-inch ProPad 600 targeted for the small business market.
Toshiba did a big refresh of its PC line-up mid last year, unveiling a strong portfolio of notebooks including the Qosmio X75 gaming notebook, premium Satellite P series, Satellite S series, entry-level Satellite C series and mainstream Satellite L series. I took the Intel Core i5-powered 14-inch Satellite L40 for a spin. Here’s Part 1 of the review.
So now that you’ve a general idea of what the business-focused Dell Latitude 10 tablet has to offer, how does it translate into real work? In Part 2, we’ll see how it fares in daily tasks – both at work and play. It has received favourable reviews in the industry thus far. It even caught the attention of PCMag, garnering […]
Dell isn’t a stranger to the tablet form factor. Remember the early Android-powered Dell Streak 5 and 7 tablets circa 2009-2011? Considered ahead of its time although sadly they didn’t enjoy much commercial success. Fast forward to 2013, Dell is back in the tablet game with a difference. The Dell Latitude 10 is Dell’s first Windows 8 tablet, and targeted […]
Along with the Philips G-line 144Hz Gaming Display, Philips rolled out its next line of high quality monitors – the C-line Windows 8 Touch Monitor. The new displays are made to suit the touch-centric nature of Windows 8, and features P-Cap (Projected Capacitative) Touch supporting 10-point multitouch technology.
ASUS continues to experiment with new form factors, with its latest effort being the Transformer Book Trio – a new breed of ultraportable that is part tablet, notebook and desktop PC. The Transformer Book Trio also has the unique ability to switch between Windows 8 and Android at a press of a button. Unmatched flexibility.