The stronger demand could be because of the Windows XP PC upgrade cycle, an analyst says.
The struggling company is trying to create operational efficiency, making Lisa Su the chief operating officer.
As the dust settles in Taipei, the next generation of PCs is shedding weight and wires. Smartglasses and even human gestures may soon control these devices, too.
Small Chinese tablet makers are experimenting with dual-boot tablets with Windows and Linux
Intel is pushing for manufacturers to make the high-resolution video technology more affordable in monitors and all-in-one PCs
Intel is working on new wireless display, docking and connector technologies
HP's Pro Tablet 612 is being pitched as a laptop replacement, and will ship worldwide in September
AMD is adding a new FX laptop processor line to supplement stagnant FX desktop chips
The USB standards-setting organization has simulated transfer speeds of 20Gbps
Intel's first tablet with the Broadwell chip is thinner than the iPad Air
Intel's low-power Core M products will be in tablets and hybrids by the end of this year.
Dell's new Inspiron hybrids borrow from Lenovo's Yoga design
Dell's Venue 7 and 8 have some of the latest display and wireless technologies seen in cheap Android tablets
ARM is developing new processors as it looks to make wearables smaller and more power efficient
Dell's new hybrids include the Inspiron 11 3000, which starts at US$449.99, and Inspiron 13 7000, for which the price was not available