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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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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 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.
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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.
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Best Qualcomm-powered laptops of CES 2018

A new breed of laptop debuted just before CES 2018, powered not by Intel or AMD, but Qualcomm. These new ultra-mobile laptops are powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon processors promising unparalleled mobility.
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These awesome 2-in-1s will make you ask why the Surface Pro is so expensive

The Surface Pro is a great 2-in-1 computer -- however, it's not perfect. It's expensive and doesn't have the best port selection. Here are four great Surface Pro alternatives to consider.
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HP’s Envy x2 claims longest battery life of any detachable Windows PC

If you want to take your laptop everywhere, stay connected and stay working for almost an entire day, the HP Envy x2 with its 20-hour battery life rating and 4G LTE-Advanced connectivity could be what you're looking for.
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Battle of the 15-inch 2-in-1s: HP Spectre x360 vs. Microsoft Surface Book 2

When you pit the HP Spectre x360 vs. Microsoft Surface Book 2, which one comes out on top? The 15-inch versions of these 2-in-1s might have quite a price gap, but is the improved hardware worth the extra expense?