Computers

Dell’s UltraSharp 49 Curved Monitor is Made for the Multitasker at werd.com

Dell’s UltraSharp 49 Curved Monitor is Made for the Multitasker

Dell’s new ultra-wide monitor is like an iMax screen for your desktop. The 49-inch wide UltraSharp 49 Curved Monitor is a multitasker’s dream, with the first dual QHD design, allowing users to run two full-screen apps side-by-side without any compromise in resolution. For photo & video editors, it offers an IPS panel that covers 99% of the sRGB color gamut to deliver precision color correction & output. Available October 26.

Microsoft Went Big To Upgrade Their Surface Lineup at werd.com

Microsoft Went Big To Upgrade Their Surface Lineup

Microsoft now has 3 Surface products in its lineup, and all of them just got overhauled to be faster and more powerful. The 12.3” laptop/tablet hybrid Surface Pro 6 now has the latest 8th-gen Intel CPUs plus more memory & SSD storage. The Laptop 2 features similar upgrades with an 85% boost in speed. The Surface Studio 2 all-in-one got an improved display & 50% more graphics power.

HP’s Voice-Controlled Tango Printer Looks Like a Book at werd.com

HP’s Voice-Controlled Tango Printer Looks Like a Book

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Designed to blend into the background of your office decor, HP’s wireless Tango printer features a fabric cover so they look like a book when not in use. They also feature Amazon Alexa for voice-controlled functionality as well as app-based control, allowing you to print, scan, & copy from anywhere. Choose from indigo & charcoal linen, or a natural cork cover.

Ultra-Rare & Original Apple-1 Computer Heads To Auction at werd.com

Ultra-Rare & Original Apple-1 Computer Heads To Auction

Designed back in the 70s by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak and recently restored by Apple tech wizard Corey Cohen, this original Apple-1 computer is headed for the auction block. The sale includes the keyboard, monitor, manuals and other accessories and as it is one of approximately 60-70 original Apple-1’s still intact, it is likely to fetch north of $300K.

Logitech Introduces MX Vertical Mouse at werd.com

Logitech Introduces MX Vertical Mouse

Logitech’s MX Vertical mouse puts a new ergonomic twist on mouse design by turning it on its side, to a near vertical 57º angle; reducing wrist strain and eventual wrist pain. Designed to fit the natural resting position of the hand, it still offers the familiar point & click functionality of a normal mouse as well as 2 customizable buttons and a comfy, grippy rubber pad for your hand.

Lenovo Introduces Thin, Lightweight & Powerful ThinkPad P1 Laptop at werd.com

Lenovo Introduces Thin, Lightweight & Powerful ThinkPad P1 Laptop

Weighing less than 4 pounds, the ultralight ThinkPad P1 laptop from Lenovo is a 15″ pro-level mobile workstation that features a 4K Ultra HD display with 100 percent Adobe RGB gamut coverage, it’s equipped with eighth-generation Core i7, i9 or Xeon processors & Nvidia Quadro P1000 or P2000 GPU. Optimized for CAD/CAM/CAE designers, it’s certified for ArcGIS, AutoCAD, CATIA, Creo, Inventor, Microstation, NX, PDMS, SolidWorks, Vectorworks and the like.  So…it’s a serious machine that’s also seriously portable.

Razer Introduces Their First Opto-Mechanical Keyboards at werd.com

Razer Introduces Their First Opto-Mechanical Keyboards

The Huntsman and Huntsman Elite keyboards from Razer are the brand’s first models to feature opto-mechanical key switches, a technology that combines the tactile clicking of a mechanical keyboard with optical, IR-based technology that detects when the key is pressed for much faster response & function—up to 30% faster which hardcore and aspiring hardcore gamers will love.

ASUS Rolls Out a Bigger, Better Gaming Mouse Pad at werd.com

ASUS Rolls Out a Bigger, Better Gaming Mouse Pad

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ASUS’ ROG Balteus Mouse Pad is purpose-built for gaming. With its massive 14.5” X 12.5” dimensions, it gives your mouse plenty of surface area for clean tracking. The brand is also offering upgraded versions of the ROG Balteus that feature Qi charging for your phone as well as 15 RGB LED lighting zones that are fully customizable using their Aura Sync RGB software.

Razer Upgrades Their 15-Inch Blade Gaming Laptop at werd.com

Razer Upgrades Their 15-Inch Blade Gaming Laptop

Razer’s updated Blade laptop has been redesigned to give gamers exactly what they want in a customizable gaming PC. Three different displays are available, including a 4K. Also included are an Nvidia GTX 1070 graphics card, a vapor chamber-based cooling design, and ports galore: Thunderbolt (type-C), USB 3, HDMI, and Mini DisplayPort, a pair of USB 3 type-A ports, & a 3.5mm jack. Stock storage: 256GB or 512GB.

Razer Unveils HyperFlux Wireless Charging Mouse at CES at werd.com

Razer Unveils HyperFlux Wireless Charging Mouse at CES

If your mouse doesn’t offer wireless charging, what are you waiting for? The gaming geeks at Razer have upgraded their offerings with the new Mamba HyperFlux mouse and Firefly HyperFlux mouse pad. The mouse is charged entirely by the mouse pad and with no battery inside, it’s much lighter. Plus, a built-in Micro-USB port allows you to plug directly in and use even when you’re away from your mouse pad. Available as a bundle sometime in Q1.

Wireless My Passport Drive Makes Mobile Backups Easier at werd.com

Wireless My Passport Drive Makes Mobile Backups Easier

The My Passport Wireless SSD is an all-in-one portable drive designed to backup and store your photos and video files more easily. It features a one-touch copy button that lets you quickly back up photos and video at speeds up to 65MB/s with the built in SD card reader or the integrated USB port without the need for a laptop or software. It also creates its own 802.11ac WiFi connection so you can wirelessly connect to the drive to view photos or stream 4K video.

Satechi’s New Type-C Clamp Hub Brings Your Favorite Ports Back to Your New iMac at werd.com

Satechi’s New Type-C Clamp Hub Brings Your Favorite Ports Back to Your New iMac

Designed specifically for the iMac Pro and iMac, this hub from Satechi adds functionality to your Mac with a USB-C port (data only), 3 USB 3.0 ports (up to 5Gb/s) and Micro/SD card readers. Plug it in to your Thunderbolt 3 port and use the adjustable knob to fasten the hub to the bottom of your computer. Its brushed aluminum finish is a perfect match to your machine, available in Space Gray and Silver.

Halberd Has Your Key to Smart Computer Security at werd.com

Halberd Has Your Key to Smart Computer Security

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Protect your privacy and your workstation without even having to think about it. The Halberd proximity-based access control fob is a wireless smart key that auto-locks your computer when you walk away. When you return, it unlocks. It’s a rugged little device about the size of a car key fob that protects your files with AES-256 encryption and can initiate a full computer lockdown with the push of a button.

The Titan V Graphics Card from Nvidia Brings a Super GPU to the Masses at werd.com

The Titan V Graphics Card from Nvidia Brings a Super GPU to the Masses

NVIDIA’s Titan V is a high-powered golden video card built with the brand’s Volta architecture, making a 21 billion transistor GPU available to regular end users. It will definitely be great for gaming, with its 3 display ports & an HDMI port but it’s really designed for the heavy lifting of machine learning and serious computation. With 5,120 compute cores, and 640 “tensor cores” it rivals the speed and power of  the Tesla V100.

This Sleek Portable SSD Transfers Your Big Files Faster and is Water Resistant at werd.com

This Sleek Portable SSD Transfers Your Big Files Faster and is Water Resistant

Portable and constructed with premium materials, the Silicon Power Bolt B80 is an external SSD (solid state drive) small enough to take anywhere. Solid state drives are more stable & faster than standard HDDs and this one delivers read and write speeds of 500MB/s and 450MB/s. Available with storage capacities of 120GB, 240GB, & 480GB. The B80 is the thinnest portable SSD on the market as well as dust and water resistant.

The Surface Book 2 Makes MacBook Pro Look Like An Amateur at werd.com

The Surface Book 2 Makes MacBook Pro Look Like An Amateur

Microsoft’s Surface Book 2 is the most powerful Surface laptop to date. About twice as powerful as a MacBook Pro actually, thanks to its 8th gen Intel processor. The detachable display also kills MacBook, with 45% more pixels. The battery is 70% more powerful than its predecessor, offering 17-hours of continuous video playback on a full charge. Available November 9 in 13-inch & 15-inch sizes.