Daily Archives: January 6, 2019

Acer’s Swift 7 laptop gets somehow smaller and lighter for 2019

Acer announced the Acer Swift 7 at CES 2019, promising an even smaller device than last year’s impossibly thin laptop. Slowing its pursuit of that ‘world’s thinnest laptop’ title, Acer’s flagship Ultrabook for 2019 is still just 9.95mm (0.39 inches) thin and weighs in at just 890 grams (1.96 pounds). …

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HP leads 2019 monitor lineup with Quantum Dot Pavilion 27

At CES 2019, HP announced its 2019 monitor lineup, with the new Pavilion 27 Quantum Dot display at the forefront.  This QHD (2,460 x 1,440) monitor will feature unique Quantum Dot technology, which uses micro-crystals to generate images, and as such, its remarkably thin, measuring just 6.5mm. And, it’s not …

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AMD processors are coming to a Chromebook near you

For the longest time, Chromebooks have included either Intel or ARM-based processors across the board. But, at CES 2019, there have been plenty of Chromebooks announced with AMD processors for the first time.  This marks the first time AMD processors have made their way into Chromebooks, and possibly a shift …

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AMD Vega II release date, news and rumors

It was a fairly quiet year for AMD’s graphics department in 2018, but 2019 has the chance to dial things up a bit with the expected announcement and launch of new Vega II graphics processors built on a 7nm process. The wait for a new AMD graphics card has been …

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AMD Ryzen 3rd Generation release date, news and rumors

AMD changed the world with its first Ryzen processors and impressed us even more with its sophomore release of CPUs, but we expect Ryzen 3rd Generation will truly blow Intel out of the water. With Ryzen 3rd Generation, we expect AMD will introduce its first 7nm mainstream processors.  If Team …

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