For under $700, the Acer Aspire V5 proves that a touch screen can work in a budget-priced Windows 8 laptop without cutting too many corners.
The Acer Aspire V5-171-6867 crams the horsepower of a full-fledged budget ultrabook into an 11-inch ultraportable, for several hundred dollars less than most equivalent products. It's a great budget laptop to consider, but sacrifices have been made to shrink down that much computer into a tiny package.
The distinction of having the first smartphone with ultra HD resolution goes to Chinese phone-maker Vivo's Xplay 3S from this past December.
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The device comes with a 5-inch display and a quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor. It has a 13-megapixel rear-facing camera and 5-megapixel front-facing option.
Reasonably thin, Acer says these new 14- and 15-inch models aim for the "budget-conscious."
A look at Acer's new Aspire V5 laptops, from CeBIT.
The sadists at SquareTrade put the latest and greatest through the paces. Samsung's Galaxy S5 seemed to prove again that plastic is nothing to be ashamed of.
The HTC One M8 is an impressive piece of hardware, but how does it stack up against the Samsung and Apple flagship phones?
Samsung keeps pumping out different versions of Galaxy smartphones, and the S5 Mini may shine the brightest this season. But if you're looking for a different kind of Android, the privacy-focused Blackphone is taking orders soon.
The 4.5-inch Android phone may not be as powerful as its larger cousin, but offers the same design in a more compact size.