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low-cost laptop


Acer adds a low-cost all-in-one hardly bigger than a laptop

The $599 Acer Aspire ZC-605 has a 19-inch screen and an Intel Pentium CPU.

By September 30, 2013


Lenovo looks to low-cost laptops with three new models

Just ahead of its Tech World event in Beijing, Lenovo reveals three new low-cost consumer laptops, including the entry-level 14-inch ideapad 100 starting at just $249.

By May 26, 2015


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


HP expands Stream series with low-cost Windows 8 laptops and tablets

These budget systems cost as little a a Chromebook, but run full windows 8.

By September 30, 2014


Microsoft said to slash Windows 8.1 price on low-cost devices

Microsoft is cutting the price of Windows 8.1 for devices under $250 in order to be more competitive with low-cost devices that run on rival operating systems.

By February 22, 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


Windows 8 to spawn new breed of low-cost laptops

Microsoft's new ARM-enabled operating system is expected to create a new kind of low-cost laptop based on ARM processors. Low-end Intel- and AMD-based laptops may see serious market erosion.

By July 18, 2011


Xiaomi is officially working on its first laptop

China's biggest smartphone maker is officially moving into the laptop market, with a new line of PCs set to debut early next year.

By September 23, 2015


As ultrabook makers seek stronger sales, some opt for low cost

Ultrabooks still face major profit and market-adoption hurdles, according to an industry source and a couple of reports.

By March 6, 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