Best experience Legacy support The HP Envy x2 is an early look at the future of always connected mobile computing with true all-day battery life. $838 from Amazon Pros Amazing battery life. Instant-on and always connected. Substantially better keyboard and kickstand. Cheaper than the Intel version. Free upgrade to Windows 10 Pro. Cons Legacy apps don't run as well as Store apps. Still some compatibility issues. Better for legacy apps, but is more expensive, has less battery life, and a much worse keyboard. $950 from HP Pros More outright power than the Qualcomm version. Superior support for legacy apps. Less compatibility issues all round. Cons Battery life is good but not great. The keyboard and trackpad are awful. The kickstand has only one position. Loses instant-on and always connected features with Intel. Windows 10 Pro upgrades cost $99. These two devices may have the same name but they are in fact very different. For the majority of people, the … [Read more...] about HP Envy x2 with Qualcomm Snapdragon vs. Intel: Which should you buy?
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If you want to run Windows 10 on a Mac there are really only two options worth considering: a native install using Boot Camp or virtualisation through Parallels. Each is excellent in its own right, but which one best meets your needs?Trying to answer that question can prove to be a daunting task for many Mac users, based on my experience. The conundrum: Boot Camp is easy to use and readily available in OS X, while Parallels is the most versatile software of its kind for OS X. It's not easy. Fortunately, this article will help you understand which one is right for you.Fundamental DifferencesTo start, let's talk about what sets Boot Camp and Parallels apart.Apple has created Boot Camp with the goal of making it easy for Mac users to natively install Windows on their device, alongside OS X. The tool, which officially supports Windows 10, will create a bootable USB installation media of the operating system, adding the necessary drivers for your Mac in the process.It also helps you … [Read more...] about Boot Camp vs Parallels: The battle of Windows 10 for Macs?
Last week, I took a trip to the offices of our sister site, Windows Central with my iPad Pro and Pencil. I hadn't used the Surface tablets to draw on since the original Surface premiered in 2012, and was very curious to compare the new Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book with Apple's tablet. First, let me get this out of the way: This isn't a comprehensive review of either iPad nor Surface. In this comparison, I'm looking at both tablets as artist and writing tools, testing pen-related activities and the software that supports them. If you want speed tests and more comprehensive deep dives of how each works as a computer, you'll want to read WC's reviews of the Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book, and our iPad Pro review. The specs (that matter) Both the Surface Pro 4 and the Surface Book are marketed as whole computer replacements, and as such, have the capacity for an impressive amount of power—power that rivals MacBook Pro standards. The iPad Pro, in contrast, has an impressive amount … [Read more...] about iPad Pro vs Microsoft Surface: A tablet showdown for writers and artists
The Huawei Mate 10 series is all about promises: the promise of AI on your smartphone; the promise of a rising star in the industry; the promise of a better long-term future for your device. Buy Huawei Mate 10 Pro on Amazon Buy Huawei Mate 10 on Amazon Huawei has been hot on the heels of its main rival Samsung for years, building its global market, while slowly increasing its Western mind share. It’s become in many ways the premier innovator in the smartphone space. With the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro, Huawei has delivered its latest salvo in the battle against other mainstream manufacturers and the results are very compelling. Despite a few odd choices, like using a lower resolution screen and omitting the headphone jack on the Pro model, these devices are pretty incredible. This is the Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro review, so let’s dive in. Huawei Mate 10 and 10 Pro price and availability Huawei Mate 10 Pro cases Review scoring: After initially releasing this review with … [Read more...] about Huawei Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro review: All about promises
posted on 18 Jul 2014, 13:33 10 1. LeBrownJames (Posts: 201; Member since: 17 Mar 2014) Tablets under 10 inches are dominated by android and IOS and that's what Microsoft and Lenovo saw. posted on 18 Jul 2014, 14:21 0 6. Jinto (Posts: 436; Member since: 15 Jan 2014) I know but I wouldn't mind a small win tablet, i would use it like a tablet for fun and connect it to my monitor, keyboard, and mouse for work (or serious gaming) posted on 18 Jul 2014, 16:03 0 17. Doakie (Posts: 2253; Member since: 06 May 2009) I don't think they realize it's because Windows on a tablet sucks. I have an Acer laptop with a touch screen and Windows 8.1 and it sucks too. I have a Lumia 521 and it is pretty cool. However everything else touch screen with Windows sucks hard. posted on 18 Jul 2014, 17:11 1 25. medicci37 (Posts: 1355; Member since: 19 Nov 2011) I'm surprised no PA readers are accusing Lenovo of hating on Windows or trolling yet posted on 19 Jul 2014, 01:01 1 … [Read more...] about Comments for : Lenovo says there is no U.S. demand for small Windows tablets