Apple’s iOS may have the lion’s share of the slate market with Android coming in a a distant second, but you can be sure that Microsoft’s CEO Steve Ballmer is not about to sit back and let the competition steal the show. To that end, Ballmer has made a bold announcement: consumers will see Windows-powered
Lenovo will be celebrating the sale of their 60 millionth Thinkpad notebook this month, and the company has something planned for its loyal consumers. In addition to the usual loyalty discounts, the notebook manufacturer has also announced its intention to boost the Thinkpad T Series with NVIDIA’s Optimus switchable-graphics technology, which it claims will result
MSI has recently announced their new GT663 gaming laptop that features the powerful Nvidia GeForce GTX 460M graphics (with 1.5GB GDDR5 memory). This provides the performance edge over your opponents when you compete on the latest 3D games.
VR-Zone.com had a hands-on session with the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab at Singapore’s Samsung Hub earlier today. So how good is this 7-inch Android tablet? Read on to find out.
The Dell tablet was showed off briefly by company’s chief executive, Michael Dell, at the Oracle conference a week ago and from various news sources, it looks like Dell will be launching their 7-inch Android tablet in the next couple of weeks.
If your laptop’s built-in speakers are giving average audio quality for your music, videos and gaming, perhaps its time to get that portable notebook PC speakers. Philips has recently launched their latest range of notebook accessories which include the light and portable Philips SPA5210/97 clip-on notebook soundbar and the Philips SDC5100/10 Notebook CushionSpeaker. More info inside.
LG Korea has announced their new laptop that claims to be the world’s first to offer near Full HD 3D experience to the users. Shipped with polarized glasses, the LG A510 will be available in Asia, Middle East, South America and Africa next month.
OCZ has unveiled the Onyx 2 Series 2.5-inch solid state drives with superior affordability designed for mainstream desktops and mobile systems. Offering higher durability and faster transfer rates of up to 270MB/sec as compared to traditional hard drives, the Sandforce-based Onyx 2 delivers excellent performance with lower price per gigabyte than that of other comparable
Some time back, we posted a news piece describing Research In Motion’s plans upcoming tablet device, which was known then by the tentative name of ‘BlackPad’. And RIM’s recent announcement has confirmed the existence of such a device, albeit with a caveat: it will not be called the BlackPad. Instead, it will go by the
Sharp Japan has announced that it will launch “GALAPAGOS” eBookstore service in December this year. On top of that, the company will also introduce two tablet devices – 5.5-inch and 10.8-inch - under the “GALAPAGOS” name.
Intel has entry-level to high-performance markets covered with the introduction of eight new Core i5, Core i7, and Celeron processors to its mobile lineup. The entry-level Celeron T3500 and P4600 cost less than US$100, while in the US$200 range are the mainstream Core i5-560M, i5-560UM and i5-580M. High-end parts include the Core i7-640M, i7-660LM and
When it was initially announced, the HTC Shift gained fame for being able to dual-boot between both Windows Mobile and Vista itself, making it a unique hybrid netbook/tablet. But booting OS X on it? Apparently, that can also be done, courtesy of a member on XDA forums.
Singapore may be in a pemernant state of summer all year round, but that is not going to stop Sony from releasing updated models of its VAIO computers in time for the Winter season. In addition to sporting newer CPUs and graphics cards, certain models are also going to come with some additional enhancements and
Most people will have probably seen HP’s video demonstration of their still-in-development Slate device floating around somewhere on YouTube, but this particular clip is probably the closest one can get to actually seeing the real thing in action. Apparently, a YouTube member known only as ‘x313xkillax’ has posted a short video in which he takes
At the Accelerate 2010 business innovations forum, SingTel has unveiled the top ten web and mobile applications, from over 200 submissions in a competition and ten countries.
The BlackBerry Developer Conference is happening next week in San Francisco, and many speculate that the company may be announcing the rumored BlackBerry Tablet, which is intended to compete with the Apple iPad.
Today, HP introduced their new TouchSmart software that claims to provide an improved touch and computing experience for users. On top of that, the company has also announced new products including the redesigned TouchSmart PCs as well as Omni100 desktop PC.
When it comes to mainstream notebooks, the thin-and-light models are fast becoming the choice of many consumers. After all, this class of notebooks generally offer most of the computational and graphics processing power found in their heftier counterparts, minus the weight and bulkiness. The new HP Pavilion dm4 is a shining example of such notebook, but how
LG Electronics CEO, Yong Nam, has recently stepped down and according to speculations, it is likely due to the company’s poor sales of mobile phones. Nam was asked to leave immediately, though that wasn’t reported on LG’s website.
For some users, a simple notebook is not enough. In addition to being portability, it has to be rugged enough to withstand most known occupational hazzards, which is what Panasonic’s Toughbooks are known for. The Japanese manufacturer has announced the availability of three new Toughbook models at a media conference held at Ngee Ann City today. VR-Zone brings you the