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Notebookcheck's Top 10 Windows Tablets

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Windows Tablets

February 2015 update. Here is a current list of Notebookcheck's top-ranked Windows tablets. This list is reviewed on a regular basis, checked by ...
Nvidia 900M graphics: now with 100% less overclocking

Nvidia disables overclocking for Maxwell-based laptop graphics cards with a driver update

It's not a feature, it's a bug: Nvidia claims that laptop graphics "were not designed" for overclocking and that it's "safeguarding" users' syste...
Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2 Tablet Review

84% Lenovo ThinkPad Helix 2 Tablet Review

No more fans. Core-M makes it possible: The new ThinkPad Helix 2 is available without a fan for the first time, but is still supposed to provide sufficient performance for all important applications. Can the versatile convertible meet the high expectations of business customers?
Intel Core M-5Y71 | Intel HD Graphics 5300 | 11.6" | 1.3 kg
A rendered image of the Galaxy S6's possible design (Photo: Gottabe Mobile)

Samsung Galaxy S6 might get a new TouchWiz version, end-March release rumored

Samsung's proprietary launcher is expected to be considerably revamped for the company's new flagship smartphone whose release date was deduced u...
Dell Latitude 12 E7250 Ultrabook Review

84% Dell Latitude 12 E7250 Ultrabook Review

The carbon dwarf. If you do not like a tablet, and a smartphone is not large enough, then the 12.5-inch Ultrabook Dell Latitude 12 E7250 is a full business notebook that fits in your bag. Let us see what the small device is capable of.
Intel Core i5-5300U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 12.5" | 1.5 kg
Sunrise Atelier joins Microsoft

Microsoft acquires Sunrise Atelier

After Acompli, Sunrise Atelier is the second company known for a calendar app aimed at mobile platforms that joins Microsoft.
Samsung vs Microsoft settle royalties dispute outside the court

Samsung and Microsoft settle their royalties-related dispute

The two tech giants close their dispute over Android patent royalties, but details of this agreement remain confidential.
Ultra HD 8K (7680x4320 pixels) displays can now be theoretically installed in laptops, but will they be?

VESA announces eDP 1.4a standard

The new revision supports Ultra HD 8K (7680x4320) resolution.
First Impressions: Lenovo ThinkPad X250 Notebook Review

87% First Impressions: Lenovo ThinkPad X250 Notebook Review

Successful fresh cell therapy? Lenovo leads off the annual update of its business lineup with the ThinkPad X250. New Broadwell processors are to make the compact, 12.5-inch laptop faster and more efficient than ever before. But is that enough to coax owners of the former model to change? We provide a first peak of our upcoming review.
Intel Core i7-5600U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 12.5" | 1.4 kg
HTC announces positive financial results for Q4 / 2014

HTC announces positive financial results for Q4 / 2014

Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC reported a positive financial performance for Q4 / 2014. The most recent balance sheet shows that the company incr...
Kingston DataTraveler 4000 G2 encrypted USB drive with FIPS 140-2 Level 3 validation

Kingston launches FIPS 140-2 Level 3 encrypted USB flash drive

The new DataTraveler 4000 G2 USB flash drive has a titanium coated stainless steel case, uses 256-bit hardware encryption, and has been FIPS 140...
Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus overtake Android handsets

Apple iPhone overtakes Android handsets in the US

Apple’s smartphone sales grew across the US, Europe and China during the Christmas quarter, overtaking Android handsets in the US for the first t...
ARM presents new Cortex-A72 CPU cores and Mali-T880 GPU

ARM unveils new Cortex-A72 processor cores and Mali-T880 graphics

The company says that the first mobile devices based on the new 16 nm FinFET+ design could appear on the market as early as 2016.
Dell Latitude 14 E7450 Ultrabook Review

88% Dell Latitude 14 E7450 Ultrabook Review

Evolution instead of revolution. The Dell Latitude is equipped with Intel's latest CPU generation Broadwell and wants to get the top spot in the business segment, currently occupied by the Lenovo ThinkPad T440s. What are the advantages of the modern 14-nm technology for the user and does the 14-inch notebook have any other highlights – we tested it.
Intel Core i5-5300U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 14" | 1.6 kg
LoopPay mobile payment system could soon work with Galaxy S6

Samsung's new payment system coming with Galaxy S6

Apple Pay might get a competitor from Samsung as soon as March, when the South Korean company will launch a payment system based on LoopPay.
Samsung Unpacked 2015 event to take place at MWC 2015 in Barcelona

MWC 2015 | Curved Samsung flagship could arrive next month

Invites to a special Samsung event that takes place in Barcelona one day before MWC 2015 opens its gates for the public reveal a curved device - ...
Intel corporate logo in Las Vegas, at CES 2015

Intel acquires German network chipmaker Lantiq

This purchase allows the leading chipmaker the leading to gain a solid presence in the telecom residential gateway and access network markets.
Windows Server Next technical preview screenshot

Windows Server Next coming in 2016

Microsoft officials confirmed the delay, also revealing that "a series of high-quality preview releases" will come out during 2015.
Dell Latitude E5550 (Broadwell) Notebook Review Update

84% Dell Latitude E5550 (Broadwell) Notebook Review Update

Business Broadwell.The Latitude E5550 features an elegant case, good battery life, very good input devices, a docking port, an IPS display and a powerful Broadwell CPU. In addition, it is easy to maintain. It is not difficult to see that the computer primarily aims at business users. Thanks to its affordable price, the device is also attractive for consumers.
Intel Core i5-5300U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 15.6" | 2.1 kg
Fujitsu Celsius H730 Workstation Review

87% Fujitsu Celsius H730 Workstation Review

Product maintenance. Fujitsu has updated its mobile workstation Celsius H730 for 2015, and improved some aspects. Our in-depth review shows what you can expect in addition to the minor CPU upgrades.
Intel Core i7-4710MQ | NVIDIA Quadro K1100M | 15.6" | 2.8 kg
Intel's 5th generation vPro processors support Wireless Docking

Intel officially introduces 5th generation Intel Core vPro processors

Shortly after launching Broadwell-U processors, Intel designated the models from the existing Broadwell lineup that will support the vPro feature...
Samsung Q4 2014 profit sales

Samsung profits continued their decline in Q4 2014

Samsung experienced a significant drop in profits in the fourth quarter of 2014. Over the past nine months, profits went down 64 percent for Sams...
LG: Overheating problems resolved, G Flex 2 will arrive on schedule

LG insists that the problems with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810 are resolved

According to the company, the overheating issues are now fixed and the G Flex 2 smartphone powered by Snapdragon 810 will be released on schedule...
LG announces strong Q4 2014 financial results

LG announces strong Q4 2014 financial results

LG Electronics, Inc. (LG) recently announced its financial results for Q4 2014, as well as aggregated results for 2014 as a whole. The main takea...
Intel DC S3610 Series SSD for data centers

Intel announces DC S3710 and DC S3610 Series SSDs

These two new SSDs for data centers offer increased performance over their predecessors, but also provide reduced power draw and increased reliab...
Panasonic Toughbook 31 rugged laptop updated with 5th generation Intel Core

Panasonic updates the Toughbook 31 rugged laptop

The rugged flagship now features fifth generation Intel Core processors and up to 18 hours of autonomy using the internal battery, which can be e...
Microsoft acquires Revolution Analytics

Microsoft to acquire Revolution Analytics

The Redmond giant has reached an agreement to purchase the company behind world’s most popular programming language for statistical computing and...
QNAP TS-x31+ Series Turbo NAS with Cortex-A15 dual-core processor and 1 GB memory

QNAP announces TS-x31+ series Turbo NAS

The new TS-x31+ series uses the dual-core ARM Cortex-A15 processor and 1 GB DDR3 RAM while able to accommodate two or four 2.5-inch drives, thus ...
Equivio official website announces purchase by Microsoft

Microsoft buys Equivio

The Redmond giant plans to use Equivio's technology in Office 365, thus improving the product's current legal and compliance tools.
AMD Q4 2014 Financial Results

AMD releases disastrous Q4 2014 earnings report

The last quarter of 2014 spelled financial disaster for AMD. After turning a small profit in 2013, the chip-maker recently reported a loss of 403...
Sony Xperia Z4 is expected to show up at MWC 2015

Sony Xperia Z4 passes certification in Japan

Though Sony's mobile division keeps reporting losses, their next flagship could be announced in six weeks.
All Sony retail stores in Canada are closing

Sony closing all its Canadian retail stores

Shortly after a Reuters report concerning the imminent sale of Sony's mobile and TV divisions, the Japanese company announce the closure of all i...
Samsung and BlackBerry are partners but Samsung does not buy BlackBerry

Samsung will not buy BlackBerry

While recent rumors revealed that Samsung wants to take over BlackBerry for no less than $7.5 billion, the later has just issued an official stat...
Mainstream Windows 7 support ends

Mainstream support for Windows 7 ends

While Windows 7 will no longer get any new Service Pack, minor security patches will be provided until January 14, 2020.
OnePlus One premium handset with CyanogenMod

OnePlus One sold close to one million units last year

OnePlus came close to selling one million One smartphones during 2014 and failed to surpass this barrier mainly due to insufficient supply capaci...
webOS 2.0 on LG smart TV

HP extends webOS cloud services support by two months

The shutdown of webOS cloud services was scheduled for January 15, but HP decided to maintain support for two extra months, so support is now set...
Panasonic Toughpad FZ-R1 mobile POS tablet with 4G LTE, credit card reader, and signature technology

Panasonic announces Toughpad FZ-R1 mobile POS tablet

This device is the world’s first Windows 8.1 slate to integrate a Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV) reader for secure payments, offering built-i...
Samsung booth at CES 2015 showing handheld devices

CES 2015 | Samsung grabs no less than 80 awards

Samsung scored almost twice awards than LG across multiple categories, including TV, home theater system, home appliance, mobile phone, tablets,...
Dell Latitude 12 E5250 Notebook Review

81% Dell Latitude 12 E5250 Notebook Review

Little business partner. Following the positive rating of Dell's Latitude E5450 product line, we tested the 12.5-inch Latitude E5250. However, it did not completely fulfill the high expectations.
Intel Core i5-4310U | Intel HD Graphics 4400 | 12.5" | 1.7 kg
The original iPhone has been released eight years ago

The iPhone turns 8 years old today

Steve Jobs unveiled the first iPhone handset in San Francisco way back in 2007, taking Apple and the whole mobile industry where they have never ...
LG wins 41 awards at CES 2015

CES 2015 | LG wins no less than 41 awards

LG G Flex 2 is LG's most acclaimed product shown at CES 2015, together with the company's line of TVs and various other devices bringing 41 award...
Dell Latitude 13 7350 Convertible Review

81% Dell Latitude 13 7350 Convertible Review

Ultrabook Convertible. Dell’s Latitude 13 7350 is a mixture of an Ultrabook, a tablet and a convertible. The combination of silent operation, good keyboard and long battery runtimes make it a companion for business users.
Intel Core M-5Y10 | Intel HD Graphics 5300 | 13.3" | 1.7 kg
Asus AsusPro Advanced BU401LA-CZ020G Ultrabook Review

87% Asus AsusPro Advanced BU401LA-CZ020G Ultrabook Review

Quality for little money? Asus wants to put the competition under pressure with affordable business laptops and equips its new 14-inch flagship with the currently fastest ULV processor, plenty of working memory, and a swift SSD to accomplish that. We will reveal why it is nevertheless not enough for first place in the category.
Intel Core i7-4650U | Intel HD Graphics 5000 | 14" | 1.7 kg
Toshiba Encore 2 Write Windows tablet with Intel Atom and 2 GB RAM

CES 2015 | Toshiba intros the Encore 2 Write Windows tablet

This Windows 8.1-powered slate is available in 10.1- and 8-inch variants and was specifically made to write and take notes, edit photos, and more...
Microsoft Excel Preview free to download from Google Play Store

Preview of Microsoft Office for Android is now available for everyone

The preview of the Office for Android suite optimized for tablets can be tested now by anyone without having to sign up, as its apps can be freel...
HP's ZBook 14 and ZBook 15u pair ULV CPUs with workstation graphics.

CES 2015 | HP updates ZBook 14 with Broadwell, introduces ZBook 15u

These workstation ultrabooks offer extensive hardware customization and four OS choices.
Microsoft Nokia 215 is a $29 USD feature phone with basic Internet capabilities

Microsoft launches Nokia 215 feature phone

This $29 USD phone has a 2.4-inch display, microSD support, Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity, offers up to 20 hours of talk time and comes loaded with ...
Arbor Solution Gladius 10 rugged Android tablet with MediaTek processor, dual SIM, IP65 and 810G compliant

CES 2015 | Arbor Solution intros Gladius 10 rugged Android tablet

This 10.1-inch slate has a MediaTek octa-core processor, dual SIM slot, optional barcode scanner and is rated IP65, also meeting the 810G standar...
HP ZBook 17 G2 J8Z55ET Workstation Review

85% HP ZBook 17 G2 J8Z55ET Workstation Review

Construction graphics. The current workstation review is focused on AMD's FirePro M6100. It is a new component that is used in HP's mobile workstations for the first time and it is a nice alternative in the configurator. We tested how well it works in the updated HP ZBook 17 G2.
Intel Core i7-4710MQ | AMD FirePro M6100 | 17.1" | 3.8 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 14 Convertible Review

83% Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 14 Convertible Review

For work and play. The successful 12.5-inch ThinkPad Yoga has now spawned a 14-inch model with dedicated GeForce graphics. Lenovo has engineered this convertible to adapt to any situation both at the office and at home. Can this versatile solution replace that old ThinkPad or aging family computer?
Intel Core i5-4210U | NVIDIA GeForce 840M | 14.0" | 1.9 kg


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Author: Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)