Displays Archive

Ultra HD Tablets Expected To Become The Norm In 2014

As the saying goes in the technology industry, the only way forward is up! This is the very notion that drives amazing innovations in the quest for faster, powerful, greater capacity, more energy efficient computing technologies. When

Windows Tablet Makers Target The 8-Inch Display Form Factor

Up until the start of this year, the number of 8-inch tablets was actually very small. Even if you included devices a shade under this screen size, you would struggle to find many. But all that is

LG Shows Off World’s First Quad HD Smartphone Display

If there is one thing I absolutely dislike about laptops right now, it is the reluctance of hardware vendors to enhance the displays on their devices. Forget notebooks, even many ultrabooks are stuck by default in the

Canalys: 68 Percent Of Tablet Shipments In Q2 Are Small Screen Devices

You know how it goes with trends. First there are guesses, then reports and finally cold, hard statistics. The shift towards smaller tablet form factors has been reported for more than a year now. Sure there were

HP And Toshiba Gear Up To Release High Resolution Notebooks

Ah, the winds of change. Computer displays have been stuck in third gear for far too long, and worse yet, displays on notebooks took even took things a gear down, leaving technology enthusiasts in sheer bewilderment. Forget

Microsoft Details DPI Scaling Improvements In Windows 8.1

Scaling on high resolution screens has been a bit of a nag on vanilla Windows 8 since release, and users of the operating system had already raised the issue to Microsoft Surface team a few months back.

High Resolution Windows 8 Tablets Incoming, Says Microsoft

Most were expecting Microsoft to unveil the rumored Surface Mini slate at this year’s BUILD conference, but the technology titan right decided against it and instead focused on Windows 8.1 Preview. That did not stop the company

Microsoft Defends Screen Space Wastage In Metro Apps

Windows 8.1 comes with several optimizations that make it work better on devices with smaller screen sizes, but the way some Metro apps are designed is inviting criticism from users that believe they eat up a lot

WQXGA Resolution Smartphones Set To Arrive Next Year

Mobile phone vendors sure do have their eyes set on conquering the stars. 2013 proved to be the year of full HD smartphones as a number of smartphone makers embraced the 1920 by 1080 screen resolution for

Microsoft 7.9-Inch Tablet Said To Feature Samsung Displays

A second generation Surface slate could be up for an unveil next month at the BUILD developer conference, but Microsoft has kept the specifications of the device well under wraps. The best insider sources have been able