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low-cost hardware


Acer unveils low-cost Windows 10 Cloudbooks as rival to Chromebooks

The new laptops are aimed at consumers who need a budget-friendly, cloud-enabled laptop but would rather use Windows 10 than Google's Chrome OS.

By August 4, 2015


With AndroidOne, Google pushes for low-cost mobile devices

The search giant pushes its mobile operating system by releasing platforms that encourage device manufacturers to develop phones faster.

By June 25, 2014


12-year-old builds low-cost Lego braille printer

A seventh grader's science fair project turns into a quest to develop a customizable low-cost printer for the blind.

By February 14, 2014


Will Lenovo kill the low-cost Moto X and Moto G?

In this edition of Ask Maggie CNET's Marguerite Reardon offers her perspective on whether Lenovo will continue Google's strategy for Motorola of offering low-cost, high-quality unlocked smartphones.

By January 31, 2014


Intel intros low-cost enterprise SSD for data centers

Intel's latest enterprise solid-state drive, the DC S3500 series, offers high read speed at a cost of just around $1 per gigabyte.

By June 11, 2013


Asus may be cooking up another low-cost Android tablet

New benchmarks hint at a budget-minded Android 4.1 tablet with a 1GHz processor and a 1,024x600-pixel display.

By December 3, 2012


Microsoft's Kinect: A robot's low-cost, secret weapon

Robotics engineers are using the Kinect motion-sensing controller, which lets people play video games hands-free, as cheap sensors to help robots "see" their surroundings and operate autonomously.

By December 6, 2011


Sprint readying low-cost 4G Android smartphone?

While Verizon's 4G phone prices shoot skyward, Sprint could be headed in the opposite direction. Could the SPH-600 bring about a sub-$100 4G Android phone for the carrier?

By May 3, 2011


TomTom's Ease is low-cost, low-complexity

The TomTom Ease succeeds in being a good low-cost GPS device for first-time navigators, and its small size and good battery life make it easy to toss into a bag and keep handy.

By March 3, 2010


Inside BlackBerry's last-ditch plan to win you back with Android

Once the mobile maker to beat, BlackBerry is fighting for survival. Its secret weapon: the first-ever BlackBerry phone powered by Google's Android software.

By November 2, 2015