It's too large to be a smart device, and too small to be a useful Netbook. Is the import-only Viliv S5 right for you?
Band of the Hand: UMPCs reviewed
Before the Intel Atom processors, there was the A110. This chip spawned some unsightly notebooks.
First products in awhile from the former O2 Asia.
The ultramobile PC is still the ugly stepchild of computers. These tiny, fully functional Windows PCs are too small to replace notebook computers and too expensive to replace smart phones. Still, they're pretty darn cool gadgets, even if they don't seem to have much of a purpose yet.
Intel McCaslin UMPC platform expected to be released(at IDF
Via restructures to put increased focus on UMPCs.
The smaller 8-inch Windows 8 tablet is a form worth exploring, and the Acer Iconia W3 can be fun to use, but it's also buggy and held back by shortcuts and lackluster features.
The CNET UK forums are busier than ever, and we've selected our favourite posts from the last week. Is Steve Jobs about to retire? Do UMPCs really suck?
The flip-top UMPC drops its price by $500, but is still looking for more buyers.