The Envy 17 Leap Motion Special Edition lets you control the notebook without even touching it. It goes on sale next month starting at $1,049.99.
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The offerings include the Slate 7 Extreme, a version of Nvidia's Tegra Note, and the Slate 8 Pro with an ultra-high-resolution screen. The Slate 7 HD and Slate 10 HD come with two free years of T-Mobile data service.
Intel finally has a serious solution for tablets. Bay Trail closes the gap with Arm-based competitors in terms of performance, power and price. Now it just needs some great tablets to go with it.
The company claims its new diminutive notebook offers more than 8 hours of battery life when configured with an Intel Haswell processor.
The company recycles the former name of its smartphone for an 8-inch slate using Intel's Bay Trail Atom processor.
The ZBook 15 and 17 laptops include a Thunderbolt port, while the ZBook 15 features an optional 3,200x1,800 display.
We expected the new low-power Haswell chips and Bay Trail Atoms for tablets. But on the first day of its annual conference, Intel offered a few surprises too, including working 14nm Core processors and a new Quark chip family for tiny devices.
The three new high-performance CPUs include the six-core i7-4960X Extreme Edition for $999, but lack the improvements from the company's recent Haswell microarchitecture.
The company is touting the improved security and easy IT manageability of its latest enterprise SSDs.
While Amazon, Apple, and Microsoft are still keeping their new tablets under wraps, many other manufacturers chose the Berlin convention to show off their latest Android and Windows 8 slates. Here are a number of notable ones.