The much awaited MacBook Air’s have been announced on the WWDC 2013 stage. It was publicized by the Apple’s vice president. The entire refreshed MackBook Air family has been showed off. The 11-inch and the 13-inch have the same framework but use the recently launched 4th generation mobile Intel core CPU called Haswell.
Based on a leaked Intel roadmap, you would be really surprised to know that Intel Broadwell won’t be launching in 2014. Instead it’s the Haswell (Haswell-E server part on X99 chipset, Ivy Bridge E, the six cores LGA2011 CPU on the chipset X79) which will be launching later this year with undefined performance characteristics.
We know a lot about ASRock’s top of the line Z87 OC Formula motherboard. It has quite a lot of features specially made for overclockers, but one that really stands out is the conformal coating on the PCB. This protects the motherboard from conductive liquids, dust, moisture, corrosion, extreme temperatures, oxygen, Ozone and UV light. At Computex ASRock had a live demo of water running over a Z87 OC Motherboard that was powered on and running!
AVADirect is proud to announce that they are the is the first in the US to offer Clevo’s P375SM 4th Generation Core i7 17.3″ Full HD Gaming Notebook. The AVADirect P375SM Gaming Notebook will offer users a desktop-grade performance experience in a mobile platform. Since it is powered by the latest Haswell processors you will see much better battery life over previous generations.
Haswell infused devices have been coming from behind the screen for the last few days and now Maingear is ready to unveil its newest notebook with Intel fresh silicon: The Pulse 14. Since there is a huge demand in market for gaming devices, we think Maingear has just played the right card to launch such a kind of device which can be configured with three sets of hardware.
Last fall Fujitsu launched its Lifebook UH75 and this time it’s the UH90 (the sequel). This 14-inch portable notebook is far lighter than that of its ancestor measuring just 15.5mm in thickness and an upgraded 3200x1800p extra dense touch screen. It includes 1.6GHz Haswell processor with a hybrid hard drive of 500GB which keeps balance between the speed and storage.
ECS’s LGA1150 motherboard launch was sort of boring last week, but there was a reason for that. They wanted to save their best motherboards for Computex and they have as they unveiled their flagship Z87H3-AH and Z87H3-AH Golden “Gank Machine” motherboards. The golden board of course has gold accents all around. The normal board has red and silver accents which make for a good looking board as well. Besides the different color schemes these board are identical.
When ASUS announced their Republic of Gamers Z87 motherboards there was one missing, a Formula board. ASUS told us it would be coming, but we did not know when or why they didn’t just announce it. They wanted to announce it at Computex and go over many of its new exclusive features. It is one good looking motherboard!
There are quite a few different form factors when it comes to today’s computing needs. You have laptops, smartphones and tablets. While many companies offer those types of devices companies like Lenovo have come up with devices like the Yoga which is a sleek convertible. Well it looks like Dell is getting into the convertible mix with the XPS 11 Convertible.
ASUS is showing off their brand new Zenbook Infinity Ultrabook at Computex in Taipei. This Ultrabook has some really great features. The two big ones are that it will be based off Intel’s newly released 4th generation Haswell processors and that it sports Gorilla Glass 3.
Dec 11, 2014 0