IFA 2017

Windows Central's best of IFA 2017

IFA is one of the oldest electronics exhibitions on the planet, and continues to be one of the best and biggest. 2017 was no exception, with PC makers bringing their A-game with a selection of impressive new tablets, laptops, and desktops.


Windows 10 Fall Creators Update release starts October 17

Microsoft is making it official as the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is now set to arrive on Tuesday, October 17.


Live: Microsoft's IFA 2017 keynote

Tune into Microsoft's IFA 2017 live stream live from Berlin from 2pm local time, for all the latest news on Windows 10 devices.


Lenovo's Explorer Mixed Reality headset starts at just $349.99

It's been a while since we first saw Lenovo's first take on a mixed reality headset designed to work with Windows 10. But now, here at IFA 2017, it's finally a formal announcement: this is the Lenovo Explorer.


Lenovo's Yoga 720 is a mild update to a mild convertible

While the 900-series Yoga convertible laptops might steal all of the thunder, the 700-series is making waves its own — especially with the new Yoga 720.


Lenovo 2-in-1s get an upgrade in the Miix 520

Lenovo's Miix series of 2-in-1 tablets is getting an upgrade in the middle of its range with the new Miix 520. This detachable 2-in-1 takes after the Microsoft Surface line, though with a few signature Lenovo flourishes.


Lenovo's Yoga 920 is a contender for the convertible laptop crown

Lenovo's Yoga laptops have long been considered the cream of the crop when it comes to convertible laptops, and for good reason. The new Yoga 920 takes everything we know and love about the Yoga line and gives it a thorough update.


SanDisk Ultra 400GB microSDXC is the world's largest microSD card

SanDisk has rolled out the world's largest capacity microSD card at IFA. The 400GB card can store 40 hours of Full HD video content, and transfers files at up to 100MB/s.


Today's top 6 announcements from IFA 2017

New product announcements are well underway this week ahead of IFA 2017's official start. Here are some of today’s highlights.


Acer says its 14-inch Swift 5 laptop is the lightest in its class

The Acer Swift 5 laptop is the lightest in its class, according to the company. Here's a quick look.


Acer's Spin 5 is another fresh 2-in-1 option, boasting a slim profile and powerful specs

Acer's Spin 5 laptop is another compelling 2-in-1 option with 8th gen Intel processors and a GTX 1050 option, let's take a look!


The ASUS ROG Chimera is the world's first gaming laptop with a 144Hz refresh rate display

The ASUS ROG Chimera boasts a display with a blistering 144Hz refresh rate, and beastly internals. Here's what we know so far.


The ASUS ZenBook 15 packs a GTX 1050 into a svelte 2-in-1 convertible laptop

The ASUS ZenBook 15 packs a lot of power into a relatively svelte package. Here's what you need to know.


ASUS ZenBook 14 hands-on: The world's thinnest 2-in-1 laptop with discrete graphics

ASUS' ZenBook 14 is the world's thinnest 2-in-1 laptop with an NVIDIA d-GPU processor, and we got to take a look!


Hands-on with the Acer Aspire S 24, an all-in-one with tiny bezels and Qi charging

At IFA 2017, Acer just announced a flagship all-in-one Windows PC complete with tiny bezels, Kaby Lake Intel processors, and a Qi wireless charging base.


Hands-on: The Acer Switch 7 Black Edition takes a swipe at the Surface Pro

We went hands-on with the new Acer Switch 7 Black Edition at IFA 2017, which represents the company's latest take on Microsoft's Surface Pro convertible tablet line. Let's take a look!


Hands-on with the Acer Predator Orion 9000: Power to spare!

Acer always brings their A-Game to IFA, and 2017 has brought us an appropriately bonkers new gaming PC: the monstrously powerful Predator Orion 9000. Just don't expect an 18-core CPU with quad graphics and 128GB of RAM to come cheap.


This $449 ASUS Mixed Reality headset looks rather gorgeous

ASUS showed off their uniquely designed Mixed Reality headset today at an event in Berlin, Germany. Here's what we know so far.


Acer's Predator Orion 9000 gaming PC is verifiably insane

Acer just revealed the Predator Orion 9000 gaming PC, and it's a beast. Here's what we know so far.


Acer goes full beast mode with the 21-inch curved screen Predator 21X gaming "laptop"

What do you get when you put dual GPUs, eye-tracking tech, five fans, and a curved 21-inch display in a laptop? Well, it's not really a "lap" top anymore, is it?