GeChic On-Lap 1301

  • GeChic On-Lap 1301
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  • Allows for vertical or horizontal orientation, Easy to set up, Handy for giving presentations to small groups
  • Easy installation, Can install on your laptop and desktop, Powered by USB, Can be used with products that have VGA and HDMI outputs.
  • USBPowered (No AC Adapter!), VGA and HDMI Inputs, Clear Image, Nice Resolution (1366×768), Stand Works in Multiple Viewing Setups, No Software Required, Thin, Light, Portable, Ultimate Tool for Multitasking, Can Use In Bed, The


  • Tricky to remove lower bezel for cable stowage/attachment, Screen-adjustment buttons clumsy to manipulate sight unseen, Unstable stand
  • No travel case / bag available

Expert reviews and ratings

By Computer Shopper on 50

The On-Lap 1301 is an acceptable secondary display for a laptop with roughly the same-size screen as its 13.3 inches, but its ergonomics are a bit clumsier than we'd like....

By Computeractive on 60

A good idea that needs a better way of protecting the screen when not in use...

By ThinkComputers on 90

When I first received this product to review I really did not think I would use it that much, but to my surprise I really do use it a lot. To me when you add another display your productivity goes up. It allows you to organize things better and...

By Chip Chick on

GeChic On-Lap 1301 Display -HDMI Adapter -VGA Adapter -4x Suction Cups -8 Cupule Mylars (Suction Cup Stickers) -9 Cable ClipsThe GeChic On-Lap 1301 really is a thing of beauty. The screen, including its folding stand, is ultra-thin, just over half an...

By TechwareLabs on

Simply put, the Gechic On-Lap is a home run, the manufacturer set out to bring a simple, easy to use second monitor to the laptop world. The design seems to be well thought out and versatile. The usage is incredibly simple. They have accounted for...

By AnandTech on

What we have with the GeChic On-Lap 1301 is a good idea unfortunately marred by some serious drawbacks. As a multi-monitor aficionado (my desktop sports three 24” 1920x1200 displays and I find them to be more practical than a single large display), I've...

By TechRadar on 60

You might think that extending a workspace with an additional monitor is a feature only available to desktop-bound Macs, or MacBooks tethered to monitors via an awkward cable. The people at GeChic have tried to dispel these assumptions with a convenient...

By CRN on

Here's a gift idea for the mobile professional who has everything. Like something from the pages of a Brookstone catalog, the On-Lap 1301 monitor from Taiwaneese GeChic is an auxilliary monitor for laptops that doubles the desktop real estate of a...

By PC Pro on 50

Image quality is average, and the unique stick-on design is rather...

By ZDNet UK on

Significantly less 'sticker shock' is attached to an intriguing device from Taiwanese company GeChic, called the On-Lap...

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