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Tablet-Notebook Hybrids

If you can't beat 'em, join 'em. Many PC manufacturers such as Acer, HP and Lenovo are melding tablets with their notebook PC form factors to create hybrids and piggyback on the success of tablets. Whether they're convertible notebooks (like Lenovo's IdeaPad Yoga) or have detachable tablet displays (like Microsoft's Surface Pro), hybrids appear to be gaining steam in the market, both for Windows 8 and Android systems; HP recently announced two new hybrid models (pictured) -- one for Windows 8 and one for Android – coming later this summer.


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