Cheaper M2 MacBook Air is pointless and still expensive
Published in PC Hardware

Better off with a slide rule

The M2 MacBook Air is shipping in two favours, expensive and very expensive, and Apple fanzine Macworld has cautiously admitted that the lower price version is probably not worth buying.

Apple liberates last of the Intel gear in its M2 MacBook Air
Published in PC Hardware

Free at last, thank god I am free at last  

Intel gear which controls the USB and Thunderbolt ports has been removed from the M2 MacBook Air.

Apple’s M2 new 13-inch MacBook Pro has an SSD powered by snails
Published in PC Hardware

You must make your money from somewhere

Apple's new 13-inch MacBook Pro with its over hyped M2 chip has another flaw which you are unlikely to read in the Tame Apple Press.

Apple shows the new MacBook Air
Published in PC Hardware
Monday, 06 June 2022 23:29

Apple shows the new MacBook Air

13-inch MacBook Pro gets M2 in July

During its World Wide Developers Conference 2022, Apple unveiled its overhauled MacBook Air, powered by the new M2 chip. The 13-inch MacBook Pro will also get the updated M2 chip in July.

Apple officially unveils the M2 SoC
Published in Mobiles
Monday, 06 June 2022 22:41

Apple officially unveils the M2 SoC

18 percent faster CPU, 35 percent faster GPU

During its WWDC 2022 event, Apple announced the M2 chip, a successor to the M1, and the SoC that will be a part of the new MacBook Air and the new 13-inch MacBook Pro.

Tame Apple Press starts hyping M2 processor
Published in News

Nine new Macs going to get them

The Tame Apple Press is starting to hype Apple’s next generation of processors claiming that the M2 will appear in nine machines.

Take Microsoft Surface Pro X storage to 1TB yourself
Published in Reviews

Upgrade SSD for cheap

Microsoft’s Surface Pro X arrived last year and brought to the market the latest ARM-based CPU that works with Windows 10. It promises an all-day battery life, WIFI, and, more importantly, high-speed LTE connectivity with the Nano-SIM or eSIM card onboard.

Samsung's 980 Pro PCIe Gen4 SSD spotted on CES 2020 floor
Published in PC Hardware

With transfer speeds of up to 6,500MB/s

Samsung's 980 Pro PCIe Gen4 M.2 NVMe SSD has been pictured at the CES 2020 show, and it could come as soon as Q2 this year.

Intel’s MediaTek powered 5G notebook is M.2
Published in Mobiles
Saturday, 21 December 2019 11:13

Intel’s MediaTek powered 5G notebook is M.2

Senior director confirms early 1H 2021

Two weeks ago at beautiful Hawaiian island Maui, Intel also had a bit to say about the mobile side of things. The big laptop giant went against Qualcomm’s 8CX mainly on compatibility and lack of 64-bit support, but Martyn Stroeve, senior director of technology marketing, talked a bit about 5G powered laptops.

Kingston announces A1000 M.2 PCIe Gen3 x2 NVMe SSDs
Published in Cloud

Phison 5008 controller with 3D TLC NAND

Kingston has announced its latest A1000 PCIe NVMe SSDs which will deliver twice the performance of SATA at "near SATA pricing" and be available in 240GB, 480GB, and 960GB capacities, in standard M.2 2280 form-factor with PCIe Gen3 x2 NVMe interface.