Super-sized tablets with 3,840x2,160 resolution may hit the market in the next couple of years.
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John Morris is a former executive editor at CNET Networks and senior editor at PC Magazine.
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In an age of hybrid tablet/notebooks and Ultrabooks, Gateway releases what's essentially a $329.99 Windows 8 netbook.
The Android-based Venue 7 starts at $149.99, while the Venue 8 Pro running Windows 8.1 is priced from $299.99.
The new model will join a growing list of Windows 8.1 slates when it ships later this month, starting at $329.99 for a 32GB version.
An analyst with a knack for nailing future Apple plans predicts cheaper iMacs will be on the way to boost sales outside the U.S.
The new Ultrabook-friendly SSDs will be available later this month in 128GB, 256GB, or 512GB capacities, starting at $159.99.
The new 10.1-inch notebook will join a slowly growing number of PCs that use Android as their operating system.
The five new cards are tweaked from existing hardware to perform better and run quieter, while remaining competitively priced.
The portables include pair of convertible notebooks and what the company calls the world's thinnest 14-inch Ultrabook.
Most of the notebooks weigh less than 4 pounds apiece, though only the Portégé Z30 qualifies as an Ultrabook.