Lenovo ThinkCentre neo Ultra is a mini-PC that brings AI to SMBs
Lenovo announced the new ThinkCentre neo Ultra at the CES conference. The compact PC is "ready to tackle a new future with AI computing," especially for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
To make this AI PC accessible to businesses in this segment, Lenovo is integrating several processor... Read more
Intel once again unveils new chips, but AI is conspicuously absent
Intel presented a number of new processors at CES in Las Vegas. While it announced the debut of the AI PC late last year with its first-generation Core Ultra chips, it is now expanding its 14th-generation Core offerings to feature mobile variants. As a result, the company's naming scheme is more co... Read more
New 8000G series is the “ultimate all-in-one” desktop chip, AMD says
At CES 2023, AMD is making several announcements of new chips. Following Intel's lead, AMD is boasting about a new series of AI processors.
The Ryzen 8000G series comes in four variants, each based on the Zen 4 architecture. The Ryzen 7000 series, released in 2022, also used Zen 4. In that respe... Read more
Acer introduces AI PCs Swift and Aspire
Acer is introducing two "AI PCs" based on Intel Core Ultra processors. The new Swift and Aspire series of laptops will see the light of day over the next six months.
2024 is expected to be the breakthrough of the so-called AI PC. This is a desktop or laptop capable of running and processing AI a... Read more
Five Apple Vision Pro competitors enter renewed VR battle
Now that Apple has turned its focus to virtual reality, it looks like it may get five competitors. Qualcomm this week announced the Snapdragon XR2+ Gen 2, which promises a slight improvement on previous chipsets. However, it's software where the renewed VR battle is heating up, with help from Googl... Read more
Dell XPS laptops revamped with unified design, AI features
Dell has just unveiled a new range of XPS laptops. The company emphasises a new minimalist design and dedicated AI hardware, marked by a brand new Copilot keyboard button.
Where in previous years Dell only shook up its design language by introducing the XPS 13 Plus, it's now revamping the entire... Read more
Smartphone sales decline, while most consumers turn premium
Consumers turned out to be more interested in premium smartphones in 2023. In this segment, where models start at $600, increased six percent from a year earlier. The trend can be seen across multiple technology devices.
The increasing sales in the premium segment are shown in a report by Count... Read more
Dell unveils 5K monitor Ultrasharp U4025QW
Dell will soon launch a new monitor, the U4025QW. It is the "world’s first 5K monitor with eye comfort certification."
To certify the 40-inch monitor with 5120x2160 resolution, Dell focused on doubling the refresh rate from 60Hz to 120Hz. It also added a light sensor that adjusts screen bright... Read more
Samsung presents new Galaxy S24 smartphones already end this month
Samsung is presenting its new Galaxy S24 series of high-end smartphones already in January rather than at the Mobile World Congress a month later. Among other things, the upcoming flagship model has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor in it.
The times when Samsung presented its new high-end ... Read more
“Microsoft wants to make Surface Pro and Surface Laptop its first AI PCs”
The Surface Pro 10 and Surface Laptop 6 are being developed to excel at AI tasks. Both Intel and Qualcomm would provide chips to Microsoft to make this happen, although ARM is set to be the focus.
According to Windows Central, the Surface Pro 10 and Laptop 6 will be announced in the spring. In d... Read more