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Is the Surface Pro 6 a sidestep, or does it blow away its predecessor?

How good is the new Surface Pro, and is it worth an upgrade? The best way to find out is to pit the Surface Pro 6 vs. Surface Pro 5 in a head to head that tests them both on performance, design, and portability.
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The Surface Pro 6 is appealing, but can it beat the beefier Surface Book 2?

Microsoft has a lot of great 2-in-1s in its Surface line of hardware, but which one is the best of the best? To find out, we pitted the Surface Pro 6 vs. Surface Book 2. It's a tough battle, but only one Surface is left standing.
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Google Pixel Slate — the first detachable Pixelbook 2-in-1

One of the two Pixelbook devices which we expect to see at the upcoming #madebygoogle event is said to be called the Google Pixel Slate, and will make use of the code-named 'whiskers' detachable keyboard.
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Dell’s new Inspiron 2-in-1 PCs, premium Inspiron 2-in-1 Chromebook debut at IFA

Dell headed to the IFA 2018 convention in Berlin with lots of new products in tow, including new Inspiron 7000 and 5000 2-in1s. The company also introduced a new Inspiron-branded 2-in-1 based on Google’s Chrome OS platform.
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Want to watch Netflix in bed or browse the web? We have a tablet for everyone

There’s so much choice when shopping for a new tablet that it can be hard to pick the right one. From iPads to Android, these are our picks for the best tablets you can buy right now whatever your budget.
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Dell’s refresh of the XPS 13 2-in-1 series dips its toes into Intel’s Amber Lake

Intel said its “Amber Lake” Y-series processors would arrive later this year. One month later, the Chilean arm of Dell leaked an upcoming 13-inch XPS 2-in-1 device sporting five CPU options, two of which are Amber Lake chips.
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Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 ‘urgent’ update calms noisy fans for quieter computing

The Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 has a brand-new BIOS update available which fixes one of the few issues we had with the system. Once installed, the convertible laptop's fans will be far less noisy during charging.
Computing

Asus made a dual-screen laptop that looks like the future of computers

Asus introduced a concept design called Project Precog during the Computex technology show. It borrows Lenovo's Yoga Book design to create an artificial intelligence-powered dual-screen 2-in-1 PC on a larger scale.
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Lenovo’s Yoga Book with the cool touch keyboard may get a follow-up this fall

A new listing on the Bluetooth SIG website shows that Lenovo is working on a second-generation Yoga Book 2-in-1. The original launched in August 2016 packing Windows 10 Pro or Android, and a unique secondary touchscreen.
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The XPS 15 2-in-1 and Spectre x360 feature similar hardware, but one is better

In the battle for the best convertible laptop sporting Intel's new G-series CPU with AMD Vega graphics, we pit the HP Spectre x360 15 vs. Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 to see which comes out on top.
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Committed to Dell for your next laptop? Here are the best you can buy

Picking the best Dell laptop is have because Dell produces so many good laptops. Still, there are some that rise above the rest. Whether for battery life, looks, or all round performance, these are our favorites.
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Dell’s new patent application shows how a two-screen laptop deals with DRM

A patent application published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office reveals a dual-screen laptop design by Dell supporting standard 2-in-1 form factors. But the bulk of Dell's patent centers on content protected by DRM.
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Best 2-in-1 for gaming? Here's how Acer's Nitro 5 Spin compares to the Yoga 720

Acer's Nitro 5 Spin tries its hardest to be both a gaming notebook and a convertible 2-in-1, and it fails to be a great example of either. Does the Lenovo Yoga 720 15 do a better job of straddling that fence?
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What's in a hinge? Does the Dell XPS 15 beat its 2-in-1 sibling?

Pitting the Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 vs. Dell XPS 15 might seem like a silly comparison, but not everyone needs a 360-degree hinge and there are very good reasons to choose the traditional laptop over its convertible sibling.
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Salivating over the new XPS 15 2-in-1? Here’s how you should configure it

There are plenty of things to like about the XPS 15 2-in-1, but not all the configurations Dell offers are worth considering. For example, the 4K configuration looks great, but it drains your battery quickly and adds an extra $400 to the…
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The XPS 15 2-in-1 is Dell’s version of a concept car. Here’s how it was built

The XPS 13 and XPS 15 are Dell’s bread and butter. With the XPS 15 2-in-1, Dell has taken risks on technology that put the device thoroughly into the camp of an “experimental” platform. Here’s the story behind how it was made.
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Samsung Notebook 9 Pen vs. Dell XPS 13 2-in-1: Which should you buy?

Dell's XPS 13 2-in-1 is a little dated at this point, with older seventh-gen low-powered CPUs, while the Samsung Notebook 9 Pen benefits from its newer, more powerful eighth-generation Intel Core processor.
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Samsung, we need to talk about your laptops

Laptops like the Notebook 9 Pen have a lot of potential. It's super light, thin, and even has great battery life. But as you realize that Samsung just doesn't care very much about its laptops, that's what makes them even more disappointing.