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    Samsung CH711 Quantum Dot Curved Monitor at werd.com

    Samsung CH711 Quantum Dot Curved Monitor

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    Gamers, prepare to have your face melted. The picture quality of Quantum Dot technology in Samsung’s CH711 Curved monitor is designed to deliver “richer and more vibrant color from any viewing distance” with 2,560 x 1,440 WQHD resolution and 125% sRGB color coverage. Available in 27 & 31.5-inch models, it is set to be unveiled at the upcoming CES show.

    HyperDrive for MacBook Pro at werd.com

    HyperDrive for MacBook Pro

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    The most obvious failing of the new MacBook Pro is its disappointing deficit of useful ports. The HyperDrive remedies the issue by plugging into one of the 3 USB C ports and providing all the other stuff you need without annoying adapters & dongles: an HDMI output, SD/microSD slots, two USB 3.1 ports and a Thunderbolt 3 port supporting 100W of power delivery.

    LG UltraFine 4K & 5K Displays at werd.com

    LG UltraFine 4K & 5K Displays

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    LG & Apple teamed up to create a new series of 4K & 5K displays designed specifically to work with the new MacBook Pro. The 27-inch, 5K Ultrafine Display features IPS technology & boasts 5120 x 2880 resolution, built-in camera, speakers & offers 3 USB C-type ports. The 4K model is 21.5” with 4096 x 2304 resolution.

    MacBook Pro at werd.com

    MacBook Pro

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    That’s a nice upgrade.  Aside from a thinner and cleaner design, the new MacBook Pro integrates what they call a Touch Bar.  This multi-touch retina screen bar replaces the traditional function keys to provide a dynamic enhancement to your favorite applications.  It’s slick.  Everything else has been souped up as you would expect including a faster processor, faster SSD, better screen and quicker graphics performance.

    Microsoft Surface Studio All-in-One PC at werd.com

    Microsoft Surface Studio All-in-One PC

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    Microsoft has unveiled the Surface Studio all-in-one desktop PC. It’s a fine looking machine and the super-thin display is a touchscreen that tilts down to almost flat (20º) for drawing & drafting with the Surface Pen stylus. The other unique feature is the Surface Dial, a scrolling wheel that sits on the screen & brings up context-aware menus like tools or color pickers. Inside, it’s powered by a Core i5 or Core i7 quad-core processor offering up to 32 GBs of RAM.

    HP ENVY All-in-One 27 at werd.com

    HP ENVY All-in-One 27

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    The highlight of HP’s completely redesigned ENVY AIO desktop is the pedestal-mounted 27-inch QHD monitor that’s just 15mm thick. The display uses HP’s Low Blue Light technology that reduces eye-strain and won’t disrupt melatonin production as standard monitors do. The brain is an Intel Core i5 or i7 processor & audio is delivered with 4 front-facing Bang & Olufsen speakers.

    HP Pavilion Wave at werd.com

    HP Pavilion Wave

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    HP screams into the 21st century with a new PC design that can only be described as the most modern consumer PC desktop we’ve ever seen. Its brain is a 6th generation Intel Core processor with up to 16GB of memory, and optional AMD R9 470M graphics cards, so it’s as powerful as it is good looking. The Pavilion Wave also features integrated 360º audio created in partnership with B&O Play.

    Lenovo All-new Yoga Book at werd.com

    Lenovo All-new Yoga Book

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    This hybrid device combines a tablet and a touch-sensitive surface powered by Wacom. The Wacom surface responds to a stylus and an ink cartridge can be added to the stylus allowing you to write & draw on paper while the Yoga book makes a digital copy of your work in real time. The Wacom surface also features light-up keys for typing. 2 versions will be offered: one powered by Android Marshmallow & the other is Windows 10.

    Next-gen Macbook at werd.com

    Next-gen Macbook

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    It’s not just the addition of a rose gold colorway, the new 12” Macbook got some internal upgrades. It is now faster, thanks to a sixth-gen Intel Core M processor. The battery is also improved, now offering 10 hours of web browsing and 11 hours of video. The gold does look nice though, doesn’t it?

    HP Spectre at werd.com

    HP Spectre

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    At 10.4mm thin, HP’s new Spectre notebook computer is the slimmest ever created.  That even beats out Apple’s newest MacBook.  An aluminum, carbon fiber, and copper construction paired with a speedy Core i5 or Core i7 processor helps blend form with function in what is arguably the most beautiful laptop available.  PC makers obviously aren’t giving up on the laptop market.  They are being forced to build eye-catching, powerful devices to compete with mobile.

    BRCK Self-Powered Mobile WiFi Device at werd.com

    BRCK Self-Powered Mobile WiFi Device

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    BRCK was designed and engineered as a rugged, self-powered, mobile WiFi device that connects you to the internet in places with poor infrastructure. Insert a 3G data enabled SIM card in over 140 countries around the world and broadcast a WiFi signal that you can share with others.

    PINE64 Computer at werd.com

    PINE64 Computer

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    A fifteen dollar computer might seem suspect until you see what’s inside—which you can, with the see-through PINE64, a powerful 64-bit expandable single board computer. Currently available for pre-order on Kickstarter, this little unit packs a 1.2 Ghz Quad-Core Processor, supports up to 2 Gigs of RAM & can output 4K video.

    Kangaroo PC at werd.com

    Kangaroo PC

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    Kangaroo is a Windows 10 desktop PC that’s the size of a phone. Powered by a 2.24GHz Intel Cherrytrail processor, it offers 2GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage plus an HDMI port & two USB ports. Not bad for $99.

    Satechi Type-C Hub for MacBook at werd.com

    Satechi Type-C Hub for MacBook

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    Here’s a way to improve that 1-port 12-inch Retina MacBook. Satechi’s compact Type-C Hub Adapter plugs into the side of the MacBook, adding three USB 3.0 Type-A ports, a Micro SD card slot, and an SD card slot. It’s available in gunmetal, silver, and gold to match each shade of your Macbook.