Onda's Xiaoma 31 is essentially a Jumper EZbook 3 Pro (Same ODM) But with a fingerprint reader, Pentium N4200, with a max turbo of 2.5Ghz. 4GB LPDDR3 RAM and 64GB eMMC 5 spec drive. It has an easy access slot for a 22 x 42mm SATA3 SSD. The screen is a matte coated anti-glare IPS with 250 lux max brightness. The battery is 37Wh good for around 7-8 hours and it has 2 x USB 3.0 ports, Mini HDMI out a...[Read More]
The T-Bao Tbook4 is yet another N3450 powered laptop out of China. But the first to come in this darker grey colour that looks very slick and more professional than the gold or silver I think. And a welcomed change. The screen is a matte anti-glare 1080p IPS panel which sadly has the refresh rate locked down to 48hz to save on battery life it seems. Video review chapters: 00:49 – Specs 01:47...[Read More]
Update #2 Confirmed by Chuwi France, Core M3. Great news. I was worried it was an Apollo Lake again, maybe there will be a cheaper Apollo Lake version. But Core M3 it is. This premium build, a fully laminated screen with slim bezels and a backlit keyboard it’s stacking up to be a very promising laptop from Chuwi and their first Core M3 product. I’ll be reviewing this one as soon as I c...[Read More]
A couple of new deals have popped up, the EZBook 3 Pro is now cheaper. The current king of the Apollo Lake laptops is now reduced down to $229 with coupon BOOKPRO. This is almost as good as the first $219 flash sale and the lowest it has been since then. The EZbook 3 Pro is a full metal 6GB 13.3 laptop running Windows 10 Home with a Celeron N3450. It has 6GB of RAM, a 64GB eMMC and Intel wireless ...[Read More]
So this has leaked over the internet, the block diagram for the new Intel Gemini Lake series of 14nm chips designed for fanless tablets, mini pcs and low-end laptops. It’s the Apollo Lake successor. These new chips are rumored to be around 15% faster and will support HDMI 2.0, so up to 4k 60hz, have 4 pipelines (Current Apollo Lake supports 3) LPDDR4 RAM up to 2400Mhz and Gen9 low power iGPU...[Read More]
GPD Pocket drivers (Windows 10 drivers dump) restore with Doubledriver.
The GPD Pocket is one of those devices that has me asking, but who is this for? Who would really use this daily and as their laptop? Well, there are those out there that do want a device like this. The backers of the crowdfunding project, maybe they are IT admins after a full Windows 10 laptop as small as possible and a pocketable once at that. 7-inches and full of compromises as to be expected, t...[Read More]