The yearly CES (Consumer Electronics Show) every time offers a glance into what to anticipate from the tech behemoths all over different categories of product. One segment that witnessed a range of new stuffs that can be greeted this year was personal computers and laptops. Better graphics processors and faster processors are among other things. This is the list if things that can be expected from laptops and personal computers (excluding business and gaming devices) in 2018.
An updated Windows 10
It is anticipated that Microsoft will convey 2 huge updates to its platform of Windows 10. The new functions supposedly comprise a feature of Timeline (that permits you to keep a track of stuffs that you are operating on), a feature of Sets (which assists you make group of applications for different work-associated tasks), and a fresh design language that might be found in applications such as Microsoft Edge.
Intel 8th Gen Core
The 8th Generation chips of Intel’s “Kaby Lake Refresh” will be witnessed in devices all over different price categories. The i8 chips are already being exported on laptops by different brands such as Lenovo, Dell, and HP. The 8th Gen Core chip will offer your PC or laptop much more power making countless routine jobs faster.
AMD Graphics on Intel processors
The latest declaration of Intel coming together with AMD did give us a shock. On the other hand, it is good news for users since Intel chips will now consist of AMD GPU. What this indicates is that devices will deliver enhanced performance of graphics.
Laptops powered by Qualcomm
While Qualcomm is the leading chip manufacturer for handsets, it is anticipated that Snapdragon-fueled laptops of Qualcomm will arrive at the shelves in 2018. In December last year, Microsoft and Qualcomm joined hands to declare the first Windows 10 laptop with ARM-supported chips. Brands such as Lenovo and Asus are also anticipated to roll out convertibles and laptops with processor of Snapdragon 835.
What we can anticipate from these devices is particular smartphone like functions and enhanced battery life. The Qualcomm-fueled devices must be accessible in the H2 of 2018. The range of price of these devices is anticipated to be more than $600.
Mac to get iOS apps
For all the Mac devotees and fans, Apple is anticipated to make it simpler for coders to create applications that operate on both desktop and mobile. This will be the turning point for the company in 2018.