AppleInsider.com posted “Mac mini: What we want to see in an update to Apple’s low-cost desktop”.
“Apple’s Mac mini is long overdue for a refresh…we started wondering what we would love included in a next-generation Mac mini.”
ChromeUnboxed.com posted “POIN2 CHROMEBOOK 14: MAYBE THE COOLEST $300 DEVICE YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF”
A few features of the Poin2 Chromebook 14 pointed out in the article include:
- – only $299
- – Quad-Core (ARM)
- – 4 GB LPDDR3 RAM
- – 32 GB eMMC onboard storage
- – 14.0 Inch FHD LCD IPS / Multi-touch Touchscreen
- See the article for MUCH more on this new Chromebook!
PCMag.com introduces “The Best Chromebooks of 2018: Budget-friendly webcentric chromebooks can save you money, but is it worth it if you can find a capable Windows 10 laptop for well under $500?”
TechPowerUp.com reported that “GIGABYTE Intros Brix S Powered by Pentium Silver J5005 SoC“
Cnet.com introduces the Intel Hades Canyon NUC – “Forget the glowing skull: Intel’s $1,000 mini-PC is incredible: It’s the smallest VR gaming rig we’ve ever seen.”
Here is a review on Wired.com – “REVIEW: INTEL HADES CANYON NUC: Intel’s fast mini PC weds a Core i7 to powerful AMD Vega graphics.“
Chromebook users (like myself) will be excited about the release of a new Chrome OS tablet that will be similar to an iPad pro but will include a free Wacom-branded stylus pen with built in storage.
I read about the tablet in this article from The Verge – “The first Chrome OS tablet is here. Acer’s announcement comes a day before Apple’s new iPad.”
“The Tab 10 has a 9.7-inch, 2048 x 1536 display — just like the iPad — with front- and rear-facing cameras, an estimated nine hours of battery life, an OP1 processor, 4GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, and a USB-C port. There’s also a microSD card slot and a headphone jack.” The Verge
“The Witcher 3 at 60FPS? Yep, the Alienware Alpha can do that. With an ultra-small form factor, NVIDIA GTX 960 GPU graphics powering high-end gaming, it’s hard to figure out what it can’t do.” Dell – Alienware Alpha
Video: Alienware Alpha R2 Desktop: Up Close 1:24
“A gaming desktop that performs like a console, with an intuitive UI, full access to Steam and robust gamepad support that makes it perfectly suited for fragging away on the couch.” — Tom’s Guide
“For 1080p gaming, whether it’s in the living room on your big screen TV or a dedicated PC space with a computer monitor, the Alpha R2 brings the requisite horsepower.” — HotHardware.com
“Ultra-reliable and feature rich, the CL200 combines the ease of x86 architecture with our Hardshell™ Fanless Technology in the Ultra Small Form Factor. “
It is available in ” Two distinct flavors, one ultra-small computer”:
I am excitingly awaiting the arrival of my new ASUS Chromebook Flip C302 with Intel Core m3, 12.5-Inch Touchscreen, 64GB storage and 4GB RAM. I did a lot of research and narrowed down my choice between the Samsung Pro and this computer. Of course, I would love a new $995 Pixel but I cannot afford that.
UPDATE: I received my ASUS Chromebook Flip C302 and love it! A few of the features that I like are: