237 Results for

single-purpose computers

Review

Sony SmartBand SWR10

The SmartBand is an ambitious recipe that needs a little more time in the oven. There are better trackers on the market.

June 13, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating June 13, 2014
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Asus VivoTab Smart ME400

In a sea of hard-to-distinguish Atom-powered Windows 8 tablets, the Asus VivoTab Smart ME400 stands out a bit thanks to clever accessories.

February 25, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating February 25, 2013
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Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD

If you're looking for SSD-like performance at just a fraction of the cost, the Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD offers some gratification.

March 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 8, 2013
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Sony Alpha a99 SLT-A99V

The Sony Alpha SLT-A99V is a generally great camera that's equally adept at both stills and video, but with a few caveats.

March 13, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating March 13, 2013
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Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 14

Lenovo tries something new with the semi-hybrid IdeaPad Flex 14. The fold-back hinge is of dubious practical use, as it doesn't fold all the way down into a tablet, but if you pick the right configuration, this is still a good, inexpensive Core i5 laptop, even without the gimmicks.

October 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 8, 2013
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Asus Transformer AIO

You'd be smart to wait and see how the market develops, but Asus has used the freedom of the still-forming all-in-one/tablet hybrid category to create a compelling Windows 8/Android device in the Transformer AIO.

March 6, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating March 6, 2013

MSRP: $1,299.00

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Three Mac software bundles worth checking out

Good news, Mac fans: For as little as $29, you can score 10 apps with a combined value of over $500.

By December 3, 2012

Review

Pad & Quill Sleeve for MacBook (13-inch)

Thickly padded, and handmade from premium materials, the Pad & Quill Sleeve for MacBook will fit your 13-inch Air or Pro and fills an important need if you don't want to use a dedicated, padded laptop bag.

February 21, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating February 21, 2014

MSRP: $99.99

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Three mistakes I made with my last laptop

Shopping for a new portable PC? I bought one not long ago, and there are three things I wish I'd done differently. Don't make the same mistakes.

By July 6, 2012

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Sony KDL-32R400A

The Sony KDL-32R400A is the closest you'll get to a jack-of-all-trades performer in a 32-inch television.

July 10, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 10, 2013