As the world begins to return to some semblance of normal, one thing is certain: The pandemic ultimately pushed the working world into the future with remote and hybrid work becoming not only a viable option, but likely setting a lasting standard. The wild demand on mobility that spawned record PC sales is certainly showing signs of slowingbut technology will continue to develop as companies embrace shifting attitudes about how and where we produce work.
Of course, solution providers are in the trenches in this battle to equip schools, offices and homes with productivity-enhancing mobile technology. They have seen firsthand the increased demand for mobility solutions. Finding all this technology will continue to be a bit of a stressor for the foreseeable future as the world struggles with supply chain issues. So having options and comparative analysis is always a benefit.
Enter CRN’s Mobile 100 2022—where we examine some of the top mobility devices available on the market today, from vendors including Apple, Dell Technologies, HP Inc., Lenovo, Microsoft, Samsung, Asus, Acer and some other global players.
We examined some hot new entries from all the major OEMs producing Windows-based laptops. In this Apple-free zone, entries from Dell, HP, Lenovo, Microsoft, Asus, Acer and Alienware are all vying for attention.
The 10 Chromebooks That Get the Job Done: The Mobile 100
Chromebook sales have boomed over the past few years. Coveted for cost-effectiveness and ease of deployment, Chromebooks have become the pandemic go-to and are providing to have market staying power. CRN takes a look at some amazing options in the Chromebook space.
The 5 MacBooks Heating Up the Industry: The Mobile 100
There’s no denying the power of a company that can command a following the way Apple does. Cultivating that following is as much about keeping a steady hand as it is about innovating. Apple has always been adept at both sides of the coin. CRN explores the latest and greatest MacBooks from the Cupertino, Calif., powerhouse.
These Are The 10 Android Phones You May Be Looking For: The Mobile 100
It seems like you can’t blink without a new Android phone release hitting the market. It can be a hard industry to follow, with a multitude of brands vying for pockets and pocketbooks. So CRN is making it easy for you to check out 10 of the latest releases.
5 Foldable Phones Leading Breakthrough Mobile Technology: The Mobile 100
What seemed like a neat gimmick is quickly taking hold in the marketplace … even at a premium. Sales numbers are showing foldable phones are here to stay. CRN takes a look at the hottest new foldable phones to lead users into the next mobile revolution.
The 10 Devices Leading Apple’s Mobile Arsenal: The Mobile 100
Armed with its latest A15 Bionic Chip, Apple has set out to redefine an industry it defined in the first place. The company took a huge gamble with its decision to develop proprietary chips for its computers and mobile devices. CRN examines whether the move is paying off. (Spoiler alert: It’s paying off).
10 Android Tablets Making Mobile Life Better: The Mobile 100
Tablets were one of those things people just got or didn’t when they first hit the market. Why would anyone need anything other than their laptop when they’re at the coffee shop? Then people tried them and the world never looked back. CRN shows off 10 awesome Android tablets available this year.
10 Smartwatches Making Life Better One Wrist At A Time
Smartwatches almost seemed like a novelty device concept straight out of a spy movie. Now a viable market mostly thanks to the success of Apple Watch, the wearable tech phenomenon is in full effect. CRN checks the time with 10 smartwatches to watch this year.