Microsoft Surface 2 tablet has many great features, for example: 1920x1080 pixels Resolution, 32GB/64GB Storage, 16:9 widescreen Aspect ratio, 2GB RAM System memory, etc. Its dimensions is 10.81 x 6.79 x 0.35 inches. The integrated Kickstand features two positions, so users can choose the perfect viewing angle that works best for them. Office 2013 RT is included with Surface 2. Get touch-optimized versions of Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote, and take Surface from plaything to workhorse in an instant. The microSD card reader lets people add up to 64GB of extra storage. Connect accessories with a full-size USB 3.0 port and Bluetooth 4.0.
Surface 2 weighs less than 1.5 pounds and is just 8.9mm thin, yet offers up to 10 hours of video playback. Customers will notice improved start-up time, faster content downloads and transfers, enhanced graphics performance, and fuller, richer audio. Users can take amazing photos with 3.5MP front-facing and 5MP rear-facing cameras. Surface 2 has a crystal clear, colourful 1080p Full HD widescreen display. Perfect for HD movies and Xbox games.
Microsoft Surface is a series of tablets designed and marketed by Microsoft, the first major initiative by Microsoft to integrate its Windows operating system with its own hardware.
The Xbox One and PS4 were almost launched at the same time. Roughly, for the size, Xbox One is bigger (13.5 in x 10.4 in x 3.2 in), 3.6 kg weight; PS4 is slimmer (10.8 in x 12 in x 2 in, 2.8 kg). Xbox One has a custom 1.75GHz AMD 8-core CPU; PS4 contains a similar custom AMD 8-core CPU, too. For graphics processor, PS4 uses a 1.84 teraflop GPU based on AMD's Radeon technology. Xbox One also boasts an AMD Radeon GPU, it is a 1.31 teraflops. For the RAM, Xbox One uses Radeon HD 7000-series 8GB DDR3 RAM and 32MB eSRAM, PS4 has a Radeon HD 7000-series 8GB GDDR5 RAM.
Xbox One launch bundles contains a console, one controller and the Kinect camera, a HDMI cable, wired mono headset and a stingy 14-day free trial for Microsoft's Xbox Live Gold online service. PS4 launch bundles contains a console, one DualShock 4 controller and no camera, a HDMI cable and a 30-day subscription to PlayStation Plus, and a wired mono earbud.
Xbox One is holding a Wireless Controller Design Contest. They offers three prizes:
1. Grand Prize: $1,000 Plus five Xbox One Wireless Controllers and a shot of Xbox making a limited-run production of participant's design.
2. People's Choice Prize: $750. The design with the most votes will win.
3. First Prize: $500. Nine lucky designers will win.
Now players can vote for the design deserves to win the People's Choice Award and $750. Awarded in the form of a gift card. No purchase necessary. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia, Canada (excluding Quebec), Australia, New Zealand, UK or Ireland. Promotion ends 2/27/2014.
The upcoming release of Electronic Arts and Respawn Entertainment's shooter game "Titanfall" for Xbox One is a big event. And the Xbox One "Titanfall" Limited Edition Wireless Controller is the perfect way to mark the debut of "Titanfall" on the Xbox One. This controller will be available worldwide in time for the launch of "Titanfall" on March 11, 2014 in North America and beginning March 13, 2014 in Europe.
Winner of more than 80 coveted awards from critics around the world, "Titanfall" has been recognized as one of the most anticipated games of 2014 by MTV, Yahoo! Games, CNN Money and Forbes. "Titanfall" is the first original shooter on next-gen and is winning over fans with its thrilling, dynamic first-person action gameplay featuring elite assault pilots and agile, heavily-armored, 24-foot titans.
Xbox made it. Xbox marketing vice president said that Microsoft ushered in a new era of games and entertainment with Xbox One. Over 3 million Xbox One consoles were sold to consumers in 13 countries before the end of 2013. It's been incredible to see Xbox One selling at a record-setting pace for Xbox, and Microsoft was honored to see Xbox One become the fastest-selling console in the U.S. during their launch month in November.
The Xbox 360 uses a PowerPC-based CPU (a triple-core 3.2GHz processor). The Xbox One uses an eight-core processor based on the AMD Jaguar chip series. The Xbox 360 has 512MB of RAM, the Xbox One's RAM has been increased to 8GB. Xbox One's Storage is up to 500GB internal memory over the 250GB maximum found on the Xbox 360. Xbox One is 33.3 cm wide, 27.4 cm deep and 7.9 cm tall. The latest Xbox 360 is 27 cm wide, 26 cm deep and 7.5 cm tall. With an Xbox 360, Kinect is optional, but it comes bundled with every Xbox One.
The graphical difference between the Xbox 360 and Xbox One varies depending on the game's scene. At some points they're quite close, at others the Xbox One version looks far more detailed, with loads more objects on-screen at once.
As a console that has been around almost a decade, the Xbox 360 obviously has a much, much stronger games library than the newborn Xbox One. Xbox One has launched titles include Assassin's Creed 4, Battlefield 4, Call of Duty: Ghosts, Crimson Dragon, Dead Rising 3, Forza Motorsport, Killer Instinct and Ryse: Son of Rome. Battlefield 4, CoD and Assassin's Creed 4 are also available for the Xbox 360 as well as the new console.
The biggest difference is that the Xbox One has a Blu-ray while the Xbox 360 is stuck with DVD. The Xbox One controller is very much an evolution of the original Xbox 360 controller. The glowing Xbox button has moved, and the layout of some of the other buttons has altered slightly.
Xbox One and PS4 have been for sale in market for several months. This kind of console wars are fierce. Microsoft and Sony have been in a see-saw battle for dominance in the game-console market, with Nintendo being the third major competitor. Although new generation consoles have been launched for a while, Xbox 360 is still one of the best selling consoles. Microsoft has sold 79.4 million units of Xbox 360 till September 30, 2013 in global market.
Rumors are everwhere now. Microsoft could be unveiling the next generation tablet Surface 3 with Nvidia 64-bit Tegra K1 processor in several months, along with a Surface Mini with 4G LTE. According to early reports courtesy of industry sources, the Surface 3 will boast a 2,560 x 1,600 pixels 10.6-inches touchscreen display, buyers can choose either a standard i6 version or a super-high-end i7 version, weigh 1.5 pounds only. Besides, Microsoft is planning to use AMDs upcoming Mullins CPU instead of their custom designed chip for its upcoming Xbox TV. At the same time, some current newest versions of Surface tablets get free upgrade and prices lower to an attractive level.
Microsoft now is shipping Surface Pro 2 with a faster processor, just two months after launch. Last week, some users found an amazing thing when they received their new Surface Pro 2, the old 1.6GHz i5 4200U processor was upgraded to a i5 4300U @ 1.9GHz. Microsoft has confirmed the processor update, without explaining why it decided to upgrade it. The new i5-4300U chipset is clocked higher, and it also includes Intel's Trusted Execution Technology for improved software security. The refreshed Surface Pro 2 model should be available in retail stores as well, which means new tablet buyers will get the faster Intel processor.
Kindle Fire HDX is Amazon's latest tablet. It includes 2 models, Kindle Fire HDX 7" and Kindle Fire HDX 8.9". For the 7-inch Kindle Fire HDX, it is first tablet to be powered by the 2.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor, making it the first to clock in at over 2 GHz. It provides 3x more processing power than the previous-generation Kindle Fire HD and, combined with 2GB of RAM, provides faster app launches, faster website load times, smoother multi-tasking, and better overall performance.
The new Adreno 330 graphics processor on Kindle Fire HDX 7" delivers high frame rates and console quality graphics?x the performance of the previous generation Kindle Fire HD. With advanced power management technology, Kindle Fire HDX delivers an uncompromised 11 hours of reading, surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music. When you're just reading, Kindle Fire HDX automatically powers down unused system components, extending battery life to 17 hours.
Kindle Fire HDX has a high resolution display (1920x1200) and high pixel density (323 ppi). The display features over 2 million pixels for vivid, lifelike images that go beyond standard HD. HDX display features perfect color (100% sRGB), dynamic image contrast, a unique feature that automatically optimizes the color of each pixel based on the amount of light in the user's surroundings. This makes images and videos even easier to see in any lighting conditions, including outdoors.
Kindle Fire HDX tablet has a front-facing 720p HD camera, perfect for Skype HD video calls and taking photos to share via Facebook or e-mail. New "Mayday" button allows Amazon experts to help users 24x7, 365 days a year, and it's free.
Kindle Fire HDX features the latest 4G LTE technology for ultra-fast mobile broadband, letting users connect to the internet, stream, and download at speeds even faster than Wi-Fi. Kindle Fire HDX supports multiple bands ensuring that users always have the best and fastest possible connection on AT&T's or Verizon's expansive 4G LTE wireless network.
The new Kindle Fire HD is a full-featured HD tablet at an SD price. The 7" Kindle Fire HD features a new 1280x800 high definition LCD display (216 ppi) with over one million pixels, video playback up to 720p, great viewing at all angles through an innovative combination of IPS (in-plane switching) technology, an advanced polarizing filter, and anti-glare technology.
The 7" Kindle Fire HD's size is 7.5" x 5.0" x 0.42" (191 mm x 128 mm x 10.6 mm), weight 12.2 ounces (345 grams). It uses a 1.5GHz Dual-Core CPU, with 1GB of RAM, 8GB (4.8GB available to user) or 16GB (11.9GB available to user) of internal storage. The battery can support up to 10 hours of reading, surfing the web on Wi-Fi, watching video, or listening to music. Fully charges in under 6 hours using the micro-USB power adapter included in the box, or slightly longer with other micro-USB power adapters.
Kindle Fire HD is over 60% faster than the previous generation Kindle Fire—a fast dual-core processor and an Imagination PowerVR 3D graphics core ensure games and video run smoothly. Kindle Fire HD uses the power of Dolby Digital Plus to create a world class audio experience. Dolby Digital Plus includes technology that adjusts volume, creates virtual surround sound, and delivers easier-to-understand dialogue in movies and TV shows. Kindle Fire HD is designed to automatically optimize the audio profile based on what users are doing (with or without headphones), such as watching a movie or listening to music.
iPad Air is just 7.5 millimeters thin and weighs just one pound. The stunning Retina display sits inside thinner bezels, with a 2048 x 1536 resolution and over 3.1 million pixels, photos and videos pop with detail and text looks razor sharp. The new A7 chip in iPad Air was designed with 64-bit architecture. It delivers killer performance ?up to two times faster CPU and graphics performance than its predecessor ?without sacrificing battery life. iOS 7 was designed to take advantage of 64-bit architecture. iOS 7 and iPad Air weren't just designed to work together, they were designed to enhance one another.
iPad Air is using two antennas instead of one and MIMO technology, delivers up to twice the Wi-Fi performance of its predecessor. And the Wi-Fi + Cellular model supports more LTE bands than ever. The redesigned Smart Cover and Smart Case are a perfect fit for iPad Air. They automatically wake it when opened and put it to sleep when closed. They also fold to create a great stand for reading, viewing, and typing. And they come in a whole range of colors.
Last weekend, feeding 19th century American transcendental poetry to a 90 second TV commercial for the iPad Air, Apple released an epic ad again. The TV ad is based on many people's real life uses of the iPad Air. The commercial views many stunning scenes about how people use an iPad, and why, such as dancing in a party, capturing a tornado, scanning the waters at Niagara Falls, etc. An attractive voice recites classic poetry by Walt Whitman that fits the message of the empowering iPad Air. Many people are curious how this old poetic TV ad help Apple sell more iPad Air to modern fans.
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7-inch tablet has a 1024 x 600 Pixels (WSVGA) 7.0" TFT Display,16 M colors Depth, a Dual Core 1.2 GHz CPU, 1G RAM, 8GB ROM, and a microSD (up to 32 GB) External Memory Slot. This device adopts Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean OS, includes one 1.3 MP Front-facing Camera and one 3.0 MP Rear-facing Camera, and a 4.000 mAh Battery (it charge fast as well). The 111.1 x 188 x 9.9 mm Dimension and 300 g Weight make it a right size to read online and offline.
Full HD (1080p) Video Playback is available for Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 7.0, and video recording can make it up to 30 fps. It comes with two colors, White / Gold Brown, and GPS + GLONASS, Accelerometer, Geo-magnetic, Light Sensor Support are available.
Finally, the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 Lite is not a rumor any more. Samsung officially unveils this tablet features a 7" display with a resolution of 1024x600 pixels, is powered by a dual-core 1.2GHz processor and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean, 1GB RAM, and includes a 2-megapixel rear camera and a front-facing camera featuring like Smile Shot and Shoot & Share, an 8GB in-built storage, and a 3,600mAh battery capacity for a longer usage.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 uses 2.3 GHz Quad-Core Processor for LTE, 1.9 GHz Octa Core Processor ( A15 1.9 GHz + A7 1.3 GHz) for 3G. It includes 5.7 inch (144.3mm) Full HD Super AMOLED (1920 x 1080 pixels, 386 ppi pixel density) display; Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) Jelly Bean OS; Main Camera (Rear): 13 Mega-pixel BSI Sensor, Auto Focus camera with Smart Stabilization, LED Flash; Front camera: 2 Mega-pixel BSI sensor with Smart Stabilization, Full HD recording @30fps; UHD 30fps, Smooth motion (FHD 60fps), Slow motion (HD 120fps).
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 can work in 2.5G Network (GSM / GPRS / EDGE): 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz, 3G network (HSPA?42Mbps): 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz, and 4G network (LTE Cat 4 150 /50Mbps). WiFi 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac (HT80), GPS/GLONASS NFC, Bluetooth v 4.0 (LE), IR LED (Remote Control); 32/64 GB User memory + microSD slot (up to 64GB), 3GB RAM; Dimension:151.2 x 79.2 x 8.3mm, 168g; Standard battery: Li-ion 3,200 mAh.
The Galaxy Note 3's design was intended to carry a more upscale, "premium" look in comparison to previous Samsung devices. Although it carries a similarly polycarbonate-oriented design to other recent Samsung devices, the Galaxy Note 3 has a faux metallic bezel and a rear cover made of plastic leather with faux stitching.
As with other Galaxy Note series devices, the Galaxy Note 3 ships with an S Pen stylus, which has been updated to use a more symmetrical shape. The Galaxy Note 3 is also the first smartphone to include support for USB 3.0, which enables faster data transfers and charging when connected to a compatible port.
The Galaxy Note 3 was first made available in black, white, and pink colors. In December 2013, Samsung introduced three new color schemes for select markets; black with gold-colored trim, white with rose gold-colored trim, and red with silver-colored trim.
For grabbing more market shares, Samsung has invested a lot of funds and time to develop their digital cameras, and they alway sell these high end products by a low price. Most or their newest models are priced under $500, even lower than $300.
HP laptops are continuously selling fast at amazon.com, especially for their two main series: ENVY & Pavilion.
For example, you can enjoy stunning images with this HP ENVY Touch-Screen Ultrabook 4t laptop that features a 14" LED-backlit high-definition touch screen for brilliant visuals and simple navigation. The 500GB hard drive offers plenty of space for storing music, movies and more.
It features: Intel® HD Graphics 4000, Intel® CoreTM i3-3217U processor: 3MB L3 cache and 1.8GHz processor speed. 4GB DDR3 SDRAM, 500GB hard drive (5400 rpm), 32GB mSSD Hard Drive Acceleration Cache, 802.11b/g/n, Bluetooth interface, Built-in TrueVision HD webcam and dual-array digital microphone, 2 USB 3.0 ports and 1 USB 2.0 port, Microsoft Windows 8 operating system preinstalled.
14 inch monitor and solid keyboard means you can actually do real work on this machine, compared to a tablet or netbook. Touchscreen make Windows 8 much easier to use. Backlit keyboard finally makes it to budget laptops. USB 3.0 is mind blowingly fast at transferring files. Speakers are loud enough for decent movie watching.
HP Pavilion 17-e020us is featuring Windows 8 HP True Vision HD Webcam. HP Connected Photo powered by Snap fish: Sync photos across your PC, smartphone, and tablet. Crop, rotate, add captions, and more. Then share in seconds with friends and family through your social networks. Picture the fun. HP Connected Music powered by Meridian: Get the most out of the tunes you love today and discover more music in a whole new way. Enhance your experience by browsing your CDs, downloads, Internet radio, and streaming services-all together in one place. Cyber link: We've got your entertainment needs covered. From our webcam app to powerful photo and video editing-even an enhanced video experience. DTS Sound+: Provides dynamic and subtle nuances with rich sounds for a concert-like experience. Box: Finally, all your mobile content is in one place. Free 25GB lifetime cloud storage from Box.
Windows 8 3rd generation Intel Core i3-3110M Processor 17.3-inch diagonal HD+ Bright View LED-backlit display (1600 x 900) Product weight: 6.39 pound Up to 4 hours and 45 minutes of battery life 6GB DDR3 SDRAM (2 DIMM) Maximum supported = 8GB 750GB 5400RPM hard drive with HP Protect Smart Hard Drive Protection Intel HD graphics 4000 Full-size keyboard with numeric keypad SuperMulti DVD burner 1x1 802.11b/g/n WLAN.
Currently, HP believes the future of laptops and tablets are the same, since these two types of computers will become a hybrid device, just like its new Pro X2 410, which is a tablet that comes bundled with a detachable keyboard. This hybrid model adds an Intel Core i3 or i5 processor into an 11.6-inch Windows 8.1 laptop that can pop its top half into a tablet and gives more than 12 hours battery life with a keyboard attachment. weight 3.8 pounds or 1.8 pounds just for the tablet. The company also offers the Split x2 detachable, which is targeted at consumers.
Lenovo acquired IBM's personal computer business in 2005. This company manufactures and sells personal computers, tablet computers, smartphones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices, IT management software and smart televisions. In the second quarter of 2013 Lenovo was the world's largest personal computer vendor by unit sales. It markets the ThinkPad line of notebook computers and the ThinkCentre line of desktops.
Beats Electronics produces popular high-end Beats Headphones. The Beats by Dre Studio Headphones feature a re-booted, dual-mode noise-cancelling circuit. Their "Beats Acoustic Engine" uses DSP (digital signal processing) to produce incredibly clear sound. Coming in white, black, blue, or red, Beats Wireless headphones feature powerful sound, as clear and strong as any wired headphone. Support SBC, AAC, Apt-X Bluetooth Codecs, for high quality stream. The genres that really shine are electronic, dance, pop, hard rock, and hip-hop, although other genres are also very good for the most part.
Beats Studio noise-canceling headphones are equipped with two modes of adaptive noise cancellation. One mode is for music listening and offers balanced adaptive noise cancellation between the music and the listener's environment, and the other mode has stronger noise cancellation for when the listener wants to shut out the world. There's also an auto on/off feature for automatic shutdown once the headphones are unplugged.
The Beats by Dre Studio headphones do provide solid comfort, weight 9.2 ounces only. All of the materials ?from the ear cups to the headband ?work in concert to isolate sound and improve the acoustics of the new Beats Studio.