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Insights on Laptop Market within the Technology Hardware, Storage and Peripheral Sector | Increasing Demand For 2-in-1 Laptops to Emerge as a Key Driver | Technavio

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2-in-1 laptops are increasingly becoming popular among end-users, especially in the education and corporate sectors. This is because they offer features of both laptops and tablets. Their growing acceptance is encouraging laptop manufacturers to incorporate enhanced functionality components such as 4-16 GB RAM, front and rear cameras, and fingerprint readers. For instance, in January 2020, Samsung Electronics introduced the Galaxy Book Flex α featuring a 17.5-hour battery life and a 10th

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Roku introduces a new Ultra player, a 2-in-1 ‘Streambar,’ and a new OS with support for AirPlay 2

Streaming media device maker Roku is updating its lineup in advance of the holiday season with the addition of two new products: a redesigned version of its high-end Roku Ultra which, for the first time, adds Dolby Vision support as well as Bluetooth. The company is also introducing a combination player and soundbar device, called the Roku Streambar. And the Roku OS software update will bring a handful of new features to customers, including, most notably, Apple AirPlay 2 and HomeKit support.


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On the hardware front, Roku continues its strategy of refreshing devices and plugging other holes in the market with the launch of the two new players.

With the revamp of the Roku Ultra, the company promises up to 50% more wireless range and the addition of Bluetooth support. The expanded range will allow customers to use their Ultra even further away from the internet router without

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Dell announces new XPS 13 and XPS 13 2-in-1 with Tiger Lake processors

Dell has announced new refreshes to its XPS 13 and XPS 13 2-in-1. Both are powered by Intel’s 11th Gen Tiger Lake processors and will be available in the US and Canada on September 30th (and more countries in the coming weeks). The XPS 13 starts at $999; the 2-in-1 starts at $1,249. The new XPS was first teased onstage at Intel’s Tiger Lake launch earlier this month.

The upgrades mostly look like spec bumps. In addition to the new processors, both models have received a memory update: they’re now running LPDDR4x at 4,267MHz, rather than 3,733MHz. Like many other Tiger Lake flagships, they’ll also support Thunderbolt 4 and Intel’s Xe integrated graphics.

The 2-in-1 has also gotten a similar redesign to one that the early-2020 XPS received. What you’re most likely to notice is the new screen-to-body ratio. Dell says the convertible display is 7 percent larger than those

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Samsung has a new 5G 2-in-1 laptop with 11th-gen Intel Core processors

The 13.3-inch Samsung Galaxy Book Flex 5G will be one of the first laptops to feature Intel’s next-gen Tiger Lake mobile processors. The small two-in-one appeared at Intel’s official unveiling of its 11th-gen Core chips alongside models from Acer, Asus and others. 

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Samsung didn’t announce pricing or availability, but did give us a look at what’ll be inside.

  • 11th-gen Intel Core i5 or i7 processor with Iris Xe graphics
  • Up to 16GB of LPDDR4x memory
  • Up to 512GB NVMe SSD storage plus microSD card slot
  • 13.3-inch 1,920×1,080-pixel touch display
  • Wi-Fi 6 (Gig Plus) with optional 5G (Sub6) LTE
  • Bluetooth 5.1
  • Thunderbolt 4, USB-C, USB-A, HDMI and 3.5mm combo jack

Also read: Intel’s Tiger Lake chip delivers a long-awaited laptop speed boost

The Galaxy Book Flex 5G also received Intel’s new Evo platform verification. This means the laptop meets “key experience indicators” required by

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