Mobile devices http://winsupersite.com/taxonomy/term/12352/more en E FUN Nextbook Preview: A Sub-$200 2-in-1 http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/e-fun-nextbook-preview-sub-200-2-1 <div class="field-deck"> $99 Tablet? Pfft! How About a $179 2-In-1? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">E FUN—which amusingly bills itself as "the fifth largest tablet supplier in the US"—will soon ship an incredibly inexpensive Windows 2-in-1---a tablet with a hardware keyboard base—called the Nextbook. At just $179, the Nextbook won't offer high-end specs, but will provide an affordable productivity solution.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/e-fun-nextbook-preview-sub-200-2-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/e-fun-nextbook-preview-sub-200-2-1#comments Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Mobile devices Mon, 20 Oct 2014 22:38:00 +0000 45221 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter First Impressions http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-wireless-display-adapter-first-impressions <div class="field-deck"> Plug and play, or plug and pray? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Microsoft's new Miracast-based Wireless Display Adapter is available now for preorder and should be shipping in very late October. Here's a first hands-on peek at the adapter, which is aimed at PC and tablet users that wish to project their screen to an HDTV at home or a projector at work.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-wireless-display-adapter-first-impressions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-wireless-display-adapter-first-impressions#comments Windows Phone Miracast Windows 8 Mobile devices Hardware Mobile Music & Videos Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:27:00 +0000 44371 at http://winsupersite.com HP Announces $100 Tablet, $200 Laptop http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/hp-announces-100-tablet-200-laptop <div class="field-deck"> Looks like Kevin Turner got it right </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Yes, Virginia, the $200 HP Stream laptop is real. And so is the $100 HP Stream tablet, which is arguably even more impressive. Both are shipping in time for the holidays, and both will be accompanied by bigger and slightly more expensive alternatives.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/hp-announces-100-tablet-200-laptop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/hp-announces-100-tablet-200-laptop#comments Windows 8 Mobile devices Hardware Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:18:00 +0000 44311 at http://winsupersite.com Better than Chromebook? A $250 PC Gets It Done http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/better-chromebook-250-pc-gets-it-done <div class="field-deck"> Surprisingly good value at the low-end of the market </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thanks to Microsoft's liberal new Windows licensing policies, hardware makers will be unleashing a new generation of inexpensive new PCs and tablets this holiday season. But you don't have to wait for the snow to fall to get a great deal on an inexpensive Windows-based PC: Many fine options are available now. And based on my weeks-long testing of a low-end Acer model, these devices generally provide a better value than a comparably-priced Chromebook.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/better-chromebook-250-pc-gets-it-done" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/better-chromebook-250-pc-gets-it-done#comments Windows 8 Mobile devices Hardware Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:44:00 +0000 44191 at http://winsupersite.com Surface Pro 3 Now Qualified for Pilots http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-now-qualified-pilots <div class="field-deck"> With a cockpit mount and pilot software too </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Thanks to its PC innards, Microsoft's Surface Pro 3 is starting to replace both paper-based documentation and iPads in plane cockpits. And this week, that process is now formalized, with Surface Pro 3 achieving device qualifications as FAA and EASA Electronic Flight Bags (EFB).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-now-qualified-pilots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/surface-pro-3-now-qualified-pilots#comments Microsoft Surface Surface Pro 3 Windows 8 Mobile devices Mobile Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:59:00 +0000 44091 at http://winsupersite.com Samsung Halts Laptop Sales in Europe http://winsupersite.com/samsung-halts-laptop-sales-europe <div class="node-body link-body">Samsung this week announced that it is halting the sale of its laptop computers in Europe, citing a shift in "market needs and demands." But this change isn't about a lessening in demand for Windows per se, as Samsung is halting all laptop sales, including those of its Chromebooks. And Samsung will continue selling its laptops in all other markets.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://winsupersite.com/site-files/winsupersite.com/files/samsung-no-europe.jpg?1411653868" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> No </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/samsung-halts-laptop-sales-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Mobile devices Hardware Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:01:00 +0000 44041 at http://winsupersite.com Windows 8 Device Stats: September 2014 http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/windows-8-device-stats-september-2014 <div class="field-deck"> Microsoft is already a force in the PC market </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Every month, I highlight AdDuplex's Windows Phone usage statistics, but this month they're taking a peek at Windows device—Windows 8.x-based tablets, 2-in-1s and other devices—usage. The firm provides this kind of survey about twice a year, and it's interesting to see which devices—and device types—are actually taking off with users. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/windows-8-device-stats-september-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile-devices/windows-8-device-stats-september-2014#comments Windows 8 Mobile devices Windows RT Hardware Wed, 24 Sep 2014 14:16:00 +0000 44001 at http://winsupersite.com Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter Preview http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-wireless-display-adapter-preview <div class="field-deck"> Could this be the Miracast device that just works? </div> <div class="node-body article-body">OK, I've had my fun with the dichotomy of Microsoft announced two separate Miracast adapters in the last 30 days. Truth be told, the newly announced Wireless Display Adapter does address some slightly different scenarios than the previously-announced Microsoft Screen-Sharing for Lumia Phones HD-10. And I'll be reviewing and comparing both.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-wireless-display-adapter-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/microsoft-wireless-display-adapter-preview#comments Windows Phone Android Windows 8 Windows 8.1 Windows Phone 8.1 Mobile devices Hardware Mobile Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:26:00 +0000 43941 at http://winsupersite.com 10 iPhone 6/iOS 8 Features I'd Like to See in Windows Phone http://winsupersite.com/mobile/10-iphone-6ios-8-features-id-see-windows-phone <div class="field-deck"> It's time for some cross-pollination </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The conventional wisdom among Windows Phone fans is that theirs is the only truly innovative mobile platform, and that Apple in particular is behind the times, releasing years-old features in its new iPhones and iOS to a compliant audience. But the iPhone 6 and iOS 8 in particular have a lot to offer, including some things I'd really like to see in Windows Phone.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/10-iphone-6ios-8-features-id-see-windows-phone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/10-iphone-6ios-8-features-id-see-windows-phone#comments Windows Phone Apple iOS iOS iOS 8 iPad iPhone Lumia Nokia Windows Phone 8 Windows Phone 8.1 Mobile devices Mobile Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:05:00 +0000 43861 at http://winsupersite.com Toshiba Encore Mini Preview http://winsupersite.com/mobile/toshiba-encore-mini-preview <div class="field-deck"> We're drowning in cheap devices. Here's the cheapest </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The question "how low can they go?" is no longer theoretical. As it turns out, they can go very low indeed. PC makers have raced to respond to Microsoft's "zero dollar" Windows licensing, and the result is a new generation of ultra-cheap Windows PCs and devices. The latest example: Toshiba's $120 mini-tablet, the Encore Mini.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://winsupersite.com/mobile/toshiba-encore-mini-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://winsupersite.com/mobile/toshiba-encore-mini-preview#comments Windows 8 Windows 8.1 with Bing Mobile devices Hardware Mobile Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:44:00 +0000 43691 at http://winsupersite.com