Unlike the Microsoft Surface Go 3, a tablet with option for detachable keyboard and optional stylus, the Surface Laptop Go 2 is a laptop first device. But like the Surface Go 3, it is designed to cater specifically to the budget to mid-range markets. Here, we take a look at what the laptop and tablet […]
Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 3 Chromebook vs Microsoft Surface Go 3: Budget 2-in-1 laptops perfect for students
Given the low prices of entry level tablets right now, they are worth considering as a device to complement the desktop or the laptop. These are great for everyday computing; browse the web, check emails, create and edit documents and stream media. And, if that is all you require from your device, with the right […]
I am not going to lie. I am a real fan of the Microsoft Surface Pro. The built-in kick stand, the large display and the versatility of a tablet and laptop in one. Although, you will need the optional Surface Keyboard and Pen to truly take advantage of it as a 2-in-1 detachable hybrid. So, […]
Finally, Apple has properly updated the entry level iPad, giving it the full display design that it so deserved. After years or keeping the same design, in fact, since the 1st generation iPad in 2010, the entry level iPad is now truly up-to-date with the rest of the iPad family. However, it doesn’t get this […]
When it comes to a laptop for college or university, it usually comes down to one of cost which is why these entry level MacBooks are popular among students. They come with all the power you will need and then some. But would it be the MacBook Air M2 or the 2 years old MacBook […]
It’s past mid-2022, and hopefully, where you are, you should already be somewhat free from the restricting shackles of the “incident” from the last two years. People are (mostly) no longer locked to their homes, and business have pretty much gone back to normal. Along with everything that returned to normal, are schools. And in the […]
Personal computers, without all the reasons that prematurely break them, are actually pretty resilient hardware. Many last for more than five years. In fact, a good portion of them even last ten years or more. They simply survive a lot longer than any reasonable length of time people usually use them before deciding to upgrade.
It’s easy to see the appeal of OLED displays. Bright, capable of high-contrast and vivid colours, they are the makings of an amazing screen. OLEDs are becoming more common now on laptops as they do smartphones and big screen TVs. Here is a look at laptops with OLED panels.
The M1 chip was a technological wonder at the time of its release. Sure, it did kind of cheat with performance benchmarks because of software optimization. But, at least we witnessed the birth of heavy duty all day laptops. The M2 carries on the legacy, observing power-efficient performance curve, achieving even more performance while consuming […]
Next to the entry level iPad 10.2-inch, the iPad Air 10.9 is a firm favourite among those in Education and Apple has made it even more appealing. The fifth generation iPad Air may look the same bar colour options, but it is now powered by the Apple M1 chip making it the most affordable tablet […]
We are fans of the most affordable Mac, the Apple Mac mini. With Apple charging exorbitant prices for the Mac Studio, it more attractive than ever. And, just like the Mac Studio, it’s BYOD (Bring Your Own Display, mouse (or trackpad) and keyboard) which means you need these essentials to complete the desktop. Here is […]
Announced at the same time at the WWDC 2022, the new MacBook Pro 13 and MacBook Air are the first laptops to carry the new generation Apple M2 chip. But, the MacBook Air M2 is more of an upgrade than the MacBook Pro 13. When comparing MacBook Pro 13 M2 vs MacBook Air M2, is […]
11-inch just doesn’t cut it anymore as a Pro tablet. With Samsung going all out with the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra that comes with a whooping 14.6-inch display, not that we are suggesting you carry around a giant slate, 12-inch tablets are fast becoming the norm. Here are five to choose from for education.
The iPad Air 2022 now with M1 chip and plenty of colour options is even closer to the iPad Pro 11 2021 also with M1 chip. What does 200 dollars extra gets you with the iPad Pro 11 2021? Or if you are looking specifically for a mid-range tablet, should you consider with the iPad […]
Want a big tablet that can rival those 2-in-1 convertible laptops minus the heft and thickness, the new Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra is your answer. Beating Apple to the size race, the Samsung’s pro tablet is available in not two but three sizes, the S8, S8+ and S8 Ultra with the Ultra being the biggest. […]
MacBook Pro 14 & 16 (late 2021): How many external monitors can you connect to the M1 Pro & M1 Max laptops
The new MacBook Pros released late 2021 come with the most number of connectivity options on a system based on M1. They also support the most number of external displays. Naturally, if you are going to spend so much money on a laptop, and a powerful one I may add, you are going to want […]
Google’s Pixelbook Go is available with a choice of 8th generation Intel processors, memory and storage options. Users can pick between Intel Core m3, i5 or i7 but the cost stacks up when one goes for a higher model. Here, we look at cheaper alternatives that does not compromise on performance.
The new 11th Generation Amazon Kindle Paperwhite not only comes with a bigger and brighter display but has modern conveniences such as fast charging, USB-C port and warm lighting. If you pick the Signature Edition, it even supports wireless charging, automatic brightness with built-in light sensor and four times more storage.
Best Lightweight Laptops with Big Display (15.6-inch or bigger): Big on productivity, small on weight
Weight and size always go hand-in-hand. Laptops with big displays alway come with it the heft, until now. These big laptops with 15.6-inch, 16-inch and even 17-inch displays weigh no more than 1.7kg. We take a look at one of the lightest and slimmest big laptops around. Big on productivity minus the back breaking weight.
Want an ultraportable laptop that is also super light? We are not talking about tablets or convertible hybrids but real clamshells with a decent size 13 or 14-inch screen that you can actually work on. Here, we explore 12 of the best ultraportables starting from 883grams up to 1.3kg. These ultra light and super slim […]