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Intel Core i5-8250U vs Intel Core i7-7500U – 8th Gen i5 versus 7th Gen i7

The laptops that accommodate Intel Core i5-8250U and Intel Core i7-7500U CPUs are in the same price range so it is only fair to compare the two processors in

ASUS X756UQ/K756UQ review – looks good but fails to impress with everything else

Pros Good build quality The display has almost full sRGB coverage Decent input devices Cons Poor battery life Not the most portable 17-inch solution Fails

Acer Aspire 7 (A717-71G) review – Acer’s high-performance mid-ranger

Pros Good build quality with brushed aluminum Nice keyboard, usable touchpad Excellent, bright IPS panel with wide sRGB and high contrast The display doesn’t use

Acer Nitro 5 vs Acer Aspire VX 15 (VX5-591G) – what are the differences?

We have already posted detailed reviews of the two premium notebooks Acer Nitro 5 and Acer Aspire VX 15 (VX5-591G), however, we thought you would be interested

Asus ROG Strix GL702ZC Review

The Pros Powerful desktop CPU; Specialized gaming software; Great speakers The Cons Slow storage speeds; Runs hot; Dismal battery life Verdict The Asus ROG Strix

Acer Aspire E 15 (E5-576G-5762) Review

The Pros Long battery life; Comparably affordable price; Tons of ports plus DVD drive; Expandable storage and memory; The Cons Dim, dull display; Heavy, boring

Best College Laptops 2017

Every college student needs a laptop, but with so many options, the choice can be a daunting one. Start by reviewing our recommendations for the

I’m Picky and Have Only $700! – I Need a Sub-$700 Ultrabook

Can you really have it all? Forum reader JobsforFun certainly wants to try. They asked us to recommend a laptop that lets them browse the web, type

Laptop Buying Guide: 8 Essential Tips

Compact enough to carry with you, yet versatile enough to run demanding applications, a laptop is the best tool for doing serious work or play

Dell XPS Tower (2017) Review: Same Great Looks, New 8th-Gen Power

THE GOOD Sleek, unassuming design Painless upgradability USB-C ports Much improved customization THE BAD Lackluster mouse and keyboard VERDICT The Dell XPS Tower Special Edition

Asus ROG Strix GL503 Review

The Pros Sleek new lid design; Excellent display; Customizable RGB keyboard The Cons Frustratingly slow SSHD; Crunchy touchpad; Audio distortion at high volumes Verdict The

Asus VivoBook E403NA Review

The Pros Great value; Lightweight aluminum design; Good port selection; Sharp 1080p display The Cons Slippery touchpad; Low-res webcam Verdict For under $400, the VivoBook

Under $800 College Gaming Laptop

In 2017, every college student needs to own a laptop, even if they also have a powerful desktop PC at home. Forum user Modern_Mo is looking for a

10 Great Laptops That Cost Less Than the iPhone X

With a starting price of $999, the iPhone X is the most expensive mainstream smartphone yet. For that kind of money, you can get a

Dell D6000 Universal Dock Review

The Pros Supports both USB 3.0 and USB Type-C; Powers up to three 4K monitors The Cons Cable isn’t removable; Adapter is clumsy Verdict The

Acer Aspire 7 vs. Asus ROG Strix GL553VD Comparison

If you’re a PC gamer like I am, the thought of an affordable, portable gaming laptop gets you excited. However, finding that magic combination of price, size

Hands on: Acer Switch 7 Black Edition review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Acer’s liquid-cooled tablet gets even better with discrete graphics and now packs in a storable stylus to give you plenty of ways

Acer Aspire VX15 Review: Neither Predator Nor Prey

For Work and For Play Acer has been stepping up their gaming notebook line as of late with the release of some pretty compelling offerings

Acer Aspire 5 (A515-51G-52R1) Review

The Pros Attractive design; Wide selection of ports; Great audio; Upgradable The Cons Dim and undersaturated display; Poor webcam; Competitors have longer battery life Verdict

The Best Refurbished Laptop Deals Right Now

If you want to save some money on your next laptop purchase, a refurbished model might be your best bet. If you buy from a reputable

T-bao Tbook X7 Review: A Laptop for $99.99

The notebooks market like other markets has at least three categories – low-end, mid-range and high-end. The features and pricing change in accordance with the

Asus ROG STRIX GL553 Review

Pros Good performance Attractive design Quality screen Cons Mediocre battery life A little noisy So-so build quality Key Features Review Price: £869/$1303.5 2.5-3.5GHz quad-core Intel

Acer Predator Helios 300 (17-inch, PH317-51) review – distant from its smaller sibling, yet so alike

Pros Fairly portable (thinner and lighter than the competition) Decent keyboard and touchpad Good IPS panel with wide sRGB coverage and high maximum brightness Good

NVIDIA GeForce MX150 vs 940M, 940MX and 950M – benchmarks and gaming comparison

GeForce MX150 is NVIDIA’s latest Pascal-based mobile graphics cards. While all other GTX 10 series GPUs do not have a dedicated mobile version (they rather

Acer Aspire V3 Hello Kitty Limited Edition Review

What we liked about it: Great Hello Kitty aesthetics and packaging Good choice of processor Dolby Audio Lightweight and portable RAM and hard drive are

Acer Aspire E 15 (E5-575G-57D4) Review

The Pros Great battery life; Good performance; Colorful display; Plenty of ports; Nvidia graphics The Cons Bulky; Dim screen; Poor webcam quality Verdict The Acer

Asus VivoBook S510 Review

The Pros Lightweight; Sharp, colorful display; Rich audio; Dual drives The Cons Short battery life; Horrible webcam; Touchpad gesture issues Verdict One of the lightest

GTX 1050 Ti Battle: Dell Inspiron 15 7567 vs Acer Aspire VX 15 (VX5-591G)

Time for another comparison – this time we are taking a look at the Dell Inspiron 15 7567 and the Acer Aspire VX 15 (VX5-591G). In terms

Toshiba Portege X20W-D review

The Good: The Toshiba Portege X20W-D is a stylish business ultraportable 2-in-1 that’s small enough and light enough to easily use as an everyday-carry laptop

GTX 1050 Ti Battle: Acer Aspire VX 15 (VX5-591G) vs HP Omen 15 – gaming notebooks on a budget

We continue with the comparisons between the best current budget gaming notebooks. A few days back we compared the HP Omen 15 with the Lenovo