Tag Archive: Announces

Acer announces a bevy of new PCs, notebooks, displays, and more

Acer fleshed out its product line-up for 2019

Acer today held an event where it unveiled a ton of new products it plans to release in 2019, including new gaming PCs, Chromebooks, displays and AR accessories.

Among the new products Acer unveiled were its main Acer line, its ConceptD line, Predator line and NITRO line. In total, it unveiled 22 products. Some of those products are geared towards students such as the Acer Chromebook 715, while the  [Read More…]

Niantic announces its second annual Earth Day campaign

Clean up your community and gain some perks for Pokémon GO and Ingress at the same time.

You know Niantic — it’s the company behind augmented reality games like Ingress and the enormously popular Pokémon GO. Today, Niantic announced its second annual Earth Day campaign, which will encourage people to get out and clean up around their communities with fun in-game incentives.

Last year’s Earth Day campaign saw over 4200 players pick up 6.5 tons of garbage  [Read More…]

Google announces Stadia gaming platform at GDC 2019

Google has officially announced a new gaming platform at GDC 2019 that looks to bring gamers, developers, and streamers together in one platform. It’s called Stadia and it’s designed to give gamers a seamless experience for jumping into a game no matter what device you want to play on. Built off tests from its not-so-secret Project Stream, Google is aiming to create top-end streaming experience for AAA gaming titles across PCs, tablets, smartphones, Chromecast Ultra or even just  [Read More…]

Lenovo Announces phablet Tab V7

There’s been a trend at MWC 2019 so far this year. Things are getting weird and manufacturers are trying to fill the gap between tablets and phones. We’ve seen folding devices and even a second display case. Lenovo has now shown up to the party with a super large phone. Or is it a tablet?

That’s the line Lenovo wants to blur with the new Lenovo Tab V7. The device is a tablet form factor with smartphone connectivity and portability.  [Read More…]

Sony announces three cinema focused cellphones; the Xperia 1, Xperia 10, and Xperia 10 Plus at MWC 2019

Today Sony takes to the stage to launch three cinema focused cellphones including the Xperia 1, Xperia 10, and Xperia 10 Plus at Mobile World Congress 2019. All three models come with a cinema-friendly 21:9 aspect ratio.

What it means to go wide

Most phones these days use an 18:9 or even 19:9 aspect ratio. However, Sony has pushed it even further with this trio of Xperia phones opting for a 21:9 aspect ratio. In other words, they are taller and skinnier  [Read More…]

Samsung announces new midrange Galaxy Tab S5e tablet for $399

Samsung continues to show they haven’t given up on the tablet market with the announcement of their new midrange Galaxy Tab S5e tablet. The new 10.5-inch tablet shares a striking resemblance to the 2018 iPad Pro but without the high price tag coming in at only $ 399.

With a starting price of only $ 399 the Galaxy Tab S5e is clearly aimed at the midrange tablet market. It even shares a similar naming scheme with the Samsung Galaxy S10e  [Read More…]

Samsung announces new 10.5-inch Galaxy Tab S5e for just $399

All of the most popular features of the Tab S4, wrapped in a thin and light metal body for a great price.

Android tablets may not be the most exciting market nowadays, but Samsung has seen moderate success and is set to expand its lineup with a new mid-range entrant, the Galaxy Tab S5e. The naming scheme is a bit confusing, but the Tab S5e isn’t actually a successor to the Galaxy Tab S4 — it’s a  [Read More…]

Acer announces two new education-focused Chromebooks

The Acer Chromebook 512 and Spin 512 are launching this April.

During the BETT show over in London, Acer announced two new Chromebooks launching this April that are focused directly on the education market. They are the Acer Chromebook 512 and Chromebook Spin 512.

As you might expect being designed for use in the classroom, both Chromebooks feature a MIL-STD 810G military standard to ensure their durability for years of use to come. Acer designed the keyboard  [Read More…]

Mobvoi announces two new Wear OS watches the TicWatch E2 and TicWatch S2

Mobvoi is on a roll with Wear OS watches and brought two new ones to CES this year. The TicWatch E2 and TicWatch S2 are essentially the same watch in different bodies. Both feature a 1.39-inch AMOLED screen, SnapDragon Wear 2100 processor, GPS, heart rate monitor, 5 ATM waterproofing, and have 415mAh batteries.

Yes, you read that right, unfortunately, Mobvoi’s new watches are using the older Snapdragon Wear 2100 instead of the latest 3100. They also lack NFC so contactless payments won’t  [Read More…]

Anker announces new additions to its Soundcore and Nebula lineups at CES

Take a look at Anker’s upcoming gadgets for 2019.

Anker has unveiled a plethora of new gadgets across its various sub-brands at CES in Las Vegas, including new speakers in its Soundcore range as well as an addition to its Nebula home theater lineup.

With the aim of supplying the tunes at your next pool party, Anker has announce the Soundcore Rave series of speakers. The 160W Rave features two 5.25-inch woofers and dual 2-inch tweeters and provides 24  [Read More…]