Education takes top priority with new ruggedized designs
This year, Acer is set to introduce a larger variety of notebook products to meet the specific needs of niche markets ranging from education, casual web browsing and productivity, and even a product themed after the local sea goddess of Taiwan.
So much for game changing
Notebooks, which had been written off by the Tame Apple Press after Steve Jobs showed off his tablets, are now back.
Notebooks with GP107 GPU
According to the latest reports, Nvidia might unveil its new GTX 1050 Mobile graphics card at CES 2017.
First growth quarter after eight quarters of decline
According to a report from DigiTimes Research, the number of notebook shipments worldwide is expected to reach 41.65 million units in Q4 2016 as demand from the year-end holiday season begins to pick up.
Get yours when you can
A report said that there will be shortages of notebook panels during the first half of 2017.
Kaby Lake CPU and Pascal GPU
Razer said it has updated its Blade and Blade Stealth notebooks with some new and shiny hardware, including Intel's latest Kaby Lake CPUs and Nvidia Pascal-based GPUs, all in time to show them off at the PAX show this weekend.
Daft analysts claim
A small number of analysts are telling anyone who will listen that notebook makers could save themselves by getting into wearable devices.
Fad has passed
The Chinese white box tablet makers have decided that there is no more mileage in the so called game changing tablet technology.
Still not hit rock bottom
Global notebook shipments have continued to fall and do not appear to have hit rock bottom yet.
Desktop part squeezed on MXM package
Although there were plenty of rumors regarding Nvidia's new GM204-based graphics card for notebooks, Nvidia has now officially announced it, simply calling it the GTX 980 for notebooks.