CES has always been the favourite event for the tech lovers and if you are a Windows users, CES 2015 has some very interesting and useful gadgets and devices for you. This year the Consumer Electronic Show brings some high-end Windows devices and machines, right from the Smartphones and PCs to the internet enabled surveillance devices and home automation gadgets powered by Windows. Some of them boast powerful processors, some have come with brilliant storage options, and some provide wonderful gaming experience with high end graphics.
HP’s Pavilion Mini Desktop
This minicomputer from HP was one of the most talked-about Windows devices in CES 2015. Flaunting an attractive design, this mini desktop from HP is powered by Intel Core i7 processor and 8GB of memory. Its HDMI compatible ports and dual display gives you the ability to stream and access your content on TV. This wonderful mini desktop comes with some value added services like 200 GB Microsoft OneDrive storage for two years, 32 GB solid-state drive and a $25 gift card of Windows Store. This tiny 2.06 inches computer will hit market with a price tag of $319.99 only.
Acer Windows Deices in CES 2015
Acer is now expanding its range of 5th generation Intel Core processors to several of their PCs.
- Acer’s Aspire R 13 Series – With its 180 degrees rotation feature this laptop from Acer was a head turner in CES 2015. Powered with a 5th gen Intel Core processor, Acer’s Aspire R13 Series brings a premium Windows 8.1 experience. The flexible design with a superfine 13.3 inch touchscreen convertible laptop gives the convenience of a tablet and the powerful processor gives productivity of a high performance notebook.
- Acer S7 Ultrabook – This sleek Ultrabook from Acer weighs just 2.87 pounds. The .51 inches thin screen tilts back to full 180 degrees with a Hotkey. The aluminum body, tough Gorilla glass lid, and a WQHD1 touchscreen makes it standout in the long array of machines showcased in CES this year.
Lenovo Windows Devices in CES 2015
Expanding its flip-screen range, Lenovo displayed its striking range of convertible laptops in CES 2015.
- Lenovo B50 – This is one of the most intriguing Windows 8.1 desktops from Lenovo using the most talked-about Intel RealSense™ 3D camera and NVIDIA GeForce graphics. This innovative full 1080p 3D camera from Intel will come with gesture control which gives you an intense interactive gaming experience. Lenovo B50 is powered with Intel Core i7 processor and flaunts big 23.8 inch with 10 point multi-touch featured IPS screen. The machine will hit the market in March 2015 with a price tag of $1249.
- Yoga 3 Pro and 8-inch Yoga Tablet 2 – These two new add-ons to the Yoga convertible line-up powered by Windows gained a good amount of attraction in CES this year. Both of these convertible laptops feature Lenovo AnyPen technology which can turn any pen or pencil into a tablet writing tool. The new Yoga laptops will start shipping in March with price tag of $800 for the 11-inch and $980 for the 14-inch.
- Lenovo FLEX 3 – This entry level convertible laptop from Lenovo will be available in 11 inch, 14 inch and 15 inch screen size. 14” and 15” laptops are powered with 5th gen Intel Core chips and smaller one comes with a Pentium processor. The expected price range for these entry level laptops is $400-$580.
Origin Windows Laptops in CES 2015
- EON17-X and EON15-X – These high performance laptops are best for the artists and gamers. Featuring Intel’s latest and fastest Z97 chipset these laptops come with a thinner and lighter body. Its NVIDIA’s next-gen Maxwell-powered GeForce 970M graphics card gives an ultimate gaming experience with hyper-elastic gameplay and 4k gaming resolutions. Other eminent features include backlit full-size keyboards, 32 GB Memory, support for M.2 SATA, SSDs, and HDD up and multiple RAID 0/1 options.
DELL XPS 13
This new add-on to Dell’s XPS series is the smallest 13 inch laptop with an infinity display. The 5th gen Intel processor powered device claims a speedy boot up, powerful performance and a battery run time of more than 15 hours. The UltraSharp Quad HD display with 5.7 million pixels makes photos and videos look incredible on this PC. The price tag starts at $799.99 for this Windows machine.
ASUS Transformer Book T300 Chi
This sleek laptop comes with a sturdy aluminum body and a 12.5 inch WQHD display (2560×1440) with multi-touch touchscreen. This two-in-one PC weight just 0.75 kg and is 7.6 mm thin. Other features include 8 hours battery run time, display with a pixel density of 235ppi, a pen accessory and a full sized keyboard. Pricing for this Windows machine starts at $799.
MSI Windows Devices
- MSI GT80 Titan Gaming Laptop – This is reportedly the thinnest and lightest 18-inch gaming laptop that’s comes with an integrated mechanical keyboard designed by SteelSeries. The standard features of this Windows machine include SLi Graphics with dual NVIDIA GTX 980M GPUs, four SSDs, 32GB of memory and dual fan cooling system. This gaming device will be available in January, 2015 and its price range from $3,399.99.
- MSI’s GS30 Shadow and Gaming Dock – Measuring just 0.77 inches and weighing less than 2.65 lbs this ultimate Windows based gaming dock is world’s first external graphic cards solution which supports the desktop graphics. This machine will hit the market sometime in January and the price range will start at $1,999.99.
Toshiba Satellite Click Mini
This tiny yet powerful Windows machine claims impressive 16 hours of battery life. Packed with a detachable keyboard and an 8.9” Full HD screen Toshiba Satellite Click Mini is a great device for those who are looking for portability as well as productivity.