The Stream is a budget "cloud-based PC," now available in two new laptop and two new tablet sizes, making it one of the least expensive ways to get Windows 8.
The Z3000 series of Atom chips is Intel's first designed specifically for tablets, and the first big revamp for Atom in five years.
The Sony Xperia Z1 will cost AU$779 outright, and will be available for pre-order through the Sony website on 9 September.
Several third-party utilities can serve as Start menu replacements for Windows 8 users who aren't as keen on the new Start screen.
Taking a few moments to prepare your Windows 8 PC for Windows 8.1 will help ensure that you'll have a smooth update.
Toshiba's latest Windows 8.1 gadgets include a pocket-size tablet and a laptop-tablet hybrid.
The Xperia Z1F is a sawed-off version of Sony's waterproof flagship Android smartphone, with a 4.3-inch screen instead of a 5-incher.
The Sony Xperia Z1 gets that shrinking feeling with a new, smaller version officially announced in Japan.
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Those running Windows 8 will be able to get Windows 8.1 for free. But 8.1 will cost everyone else between $119.99 and $199.99 (for Pro).