Like many of its Chinese counterparts, T-bao entered the fray building on the premise that laptops with mid-range or economical parts are capable of according a good performance. During its initial days, T-bao was just another newbie manufacturer known for releasing a few laptops here and there – all of which bore striking resemblance to some flagship models from leading brands but failed to measure up to them in terms of performance. In the bargain, the company struggled to find a footing in the market. In the recent past, however, things have changed dramatically for T-bao, and for the better.
The Chinese manufacturer today holds its own with a line-up of impressive laptops [...]
Chinese manufacturers have carved a distinct place for themselves in the electronics markets with their good looking and well-performing gadgets at affordable price points. Be it smartphones or laptops, there is a whole host of manufacturers operating out of China that are packing some impressive functionalities in devices that look a million bucks and are usually priced half of the premium flagship gadgets they are inspired by.
However, these devices have earned a reputation for being mid-range products that meet all your requirements and then some but tend to lack the wow-factor that can set them apart from the crowd. So, when a [...]
As smartphones and tablets become more and more technologically powered to handle tasks that used to once require a computer, most users are running out of reason to invest in top-of-the-line laptops and desktop PCs. Unless you use a computer for gaming, video editing or other heavy-duty tasks, there is really no need to buy laptops that come loaded with high-end specs and computing prowess. Nearly 90 percent of all consumers today, use their computers and laptops primarily for working on word docs, presentations and excel sheets, writing emails, surfing the web, video calling, and live streaming content – tasks that budget laptops placed in [...]
The trend where shrinking the size of gadgets – making them smaller, lighter, thinner – becoming synonymous with technological advancements caught on sometime in the early 2000s and reached its zenith half-way through that decade. The maximum impact was seen in the realm of personal computing, as laptops and desktop computers became more and more compact. So you had notebook PCs, mini-PCs and ultra-mini PCs and so on. No matter how terribly fashionable it was back then to own devices that were brimming with computing abilities squeezed into the smallest spaces possible, these gadgets failed to hold their own in the long run. One of the key [...]
The Chuwi SurBook that has been promoted and marketed as an affordable 2-in-1 PC tablet looks like a spitting image of the Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4. However, SurBook, which took form as an IndieGoGo campaign promises to pack the 2-in-1 punch minus the hefty price tag. It is pitched as an interesting alternative to the pricey Surface Pro, and delivers admirably well on that premise.Chuwi SurBook Tablet’s Design
The SurBook is essentially a replica of the Microsoft Surface Pro 4 as far as the looks and design are concerned. This 2-in-1 tablet PC from Chuwi sports the same 12.3-inch diagonal screen size, 2736×1824 [...]
Unless you’re from that privileged class where price points of things isn’t a decisive factor in making purchases, zeroing on the perfect gaming laptop will always be about sticking to a budget and choosing a device that will meet all your key requirements. Of course, one has to be prepared to make a few compromises along the way to be able to strike that tricky balance. The MSI GL62M 7REX gaming laptop priced in the list of gaming laptops under 1000 fits that premise without being overtly prohibitive.
The base specifications of this device, which include a Kaby Lake quad-core processor, Nvidia GTX 1050Ti, [...]