Acer Aspire Z3-600: portable AIO PC with 21.5-inch full HD display, Windows 8, quad-core Intel processorDecember 11, 2013 | Conan Hughes
The traditional form factors of computers continue to lose their appeal to consumers, hence the need for companies to churn out new devices with modern designs. The Acer Aspire Z3-600, for instance, is a so-called tabletop PC that can act as a desktop but can also be a portable tablet.
Mobile phones aren’t the only gadgets that are stylish in Nokia. Many of their accessories aren’t too shabby as well. A couple of days ago, Nokia announced their new accessory: the Nokia BH-121. It’s a Bluetooth device that can turn any 3.5mm headset into a wireless device (but a pair is provided, of course).
Now, this is a surprise! It seems that Nokia planned to release a low-end Android-powered phone all along! But as opposed to creating a skin of Android, they planned to make a forked version of it.
Though O+ USA has yet to release an official announcement, its latest and (most likely) last flagship for 2013 has already surfaced online.
We’ve seen the SKK Mobile Mirage S1‘s appearance heavily borrowing from the HTC One. This time around, we have Torque taking a leaf out of Apple’s tablet design book. This local company’s new Torque Droidz Mini D takes the guise of an iPad mini, but offers lower hardware specs for its price of Php5,699.
Following the footsteps of Apple and its iPhone 5S, Qualcomm unveiled on Monday its own plans to introduce 64-bit computing to mobile devices, starting with the new Snapdragon 410 that will also bring LTE support to budget-friendly and mid-range devices.
The Kata Venus 3 recently had its public unveiling at Kata concept stores in Starmall Edsa and Robinsons Forum, where avid fans got the chance to win the device at a raffle among other giveaways. Pegged as an affordable smartphone with dual-SIM capability, this handset comes with a regular price of Php4,999.
MSI has taken the wraps off of the GT60 2OD-261US, which the company claims to be the first-ever laptop with 3K resolution. Designed for hardcore gaming, this behemoth of a device features a 15.6-inch anti-reflective display with 2,880×1620 (WQHD+ 3K) resolution and an Intel Core i7-4700MQ.
What used to be an Ouya exclusive—a very popular one at that—is now available in the Google Play Store. Knightmare Tower is an action game where you play the knight in his ever noble duty to rescue damsels in distress.
When it comes to smartphones, there are some features that you have to pay a premium for. The size of the display tends to be one of them, so the larger and sharper the screen, the more expensive the phone will tend to be.
A hacker has managed to utilize the Pony botnet as means to capture an alarming 2 million user/password combinations for social network accounts, including Facebook and Twitter, as well as Gmail and Yahoo.
With PC shipment apparently in major decline, Asus has shifted its focus on consumer tablets. Perhaps in an effort to spur up sales, it’s coming up with slates that run not just on the Android platform, but Windows as well. One of these is the Asus M80T, which recently arrived at the FCC doorsteps.
When the Cherry Mobile Apollo came out, it had such a high ppi for its price point, it was impossible that it wouldn’t become a hit. After all, you were getting a Retina-class display with 326ppi for just Php6,999.