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In 2017, Laptops Are Cool Again

CES, the consumer electronic industry’s preeminent trade show, sets the tone for the year in tech. In 2017, for the first time in a while,

Hands on: Nomu S30 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT If you don’t mind the size, the Nomu S30 will fit the bill as a rugged smartphone. With the highest battery capacity

The Best Acer Laptops of CES 2017

Acer had an impressive CES 2017, launching several innovative laptops while refreshing others with new, 7th Generation Core series CPUs and Nvidia Pascal GPUs.  We were

Lenovo Ideapad 110S Review

Pros Keyboard is responsive Touchpad supports gestures Speedier than the competition Includes one-year Office 365 subscription Cons Shorter-than-average battery life Horrible webcam No 802.11ac Wi-Fi

Asus Transformer Mini T102HA Review

The Pros Bright screen; Long battery life; Surprisingly loud speakers The Cons Cramped keyboard; Sluggish performance Verdict The Asus Transformer Mini T102HA is a lightweight

Which Acer Laptop Is Right For You?

After careful consideration, you’ve decided that your next laptop will be an Acer. So now, all that’s left is choosing one. Are you looking for

HP ProBook 470 G3 review – the screen size is just one of the reasons to opt for the bigger version of the ProBoo

Pros Sturdy and rigid construction with good choice of materials Comfortable keyboard and touchpad Supports M.2 SATA SSD Good battery life for a 17-inch budget

Dell Latitude 11 for Education (3150) Review

The Pros Comfortable keyboard; Strong speakers The Cons Consistent, annoying lag; Dim display; Heavy for its size Verdict The Dell Latitude 11 for Education (3150)

ASUS X550VX / K550VX review – gaming on a budget

Pros Generally good keyboard and touchpad (if the drivers of the latter are updated) Excellent price/performance ratio Includes the new GeForce GTX 950M with 2GB

The Acer Aspire S7 is Now the World’s Thinnest Notebook

Acer made waves when it unveiled their 21.5-inch gaming notebook at IFA 2016, the Predator X21 — the largest gaming notebook with a curved display

Acer Aspire E 15 (E5-575G) Full review – feature-packed dirt-cheap mid-ranger

Pros Decent touchpad and keyboard experience No PWM above 17% brightness USB-C 3.1 connectivity for ultra-fast data transfer Good price/performance ratio (it’s even suitable for

Hands on: Jumper EZpad 5S review

OUR EARLY VERDICT One wonders why others have not pushed to be competition for the Surface 3 – until that happens, the Jumper EZpad 5S

ASUS ROG GL502 (GTX 970M) review – premium gaming notebook with special attention to detail

Pros Great appearance Rigid construction with metal lid Very thin and relatively light body (24-25 mm, 2.37 kg) Many connectivity options Bottom can be removed

Quick look at Acer Aspire E 15 (E5-575G) – re-designed, feature-packed workforce on a budget

Acer has always been on the budget side of things but rarely sacrifices much-needed features along the way. And now we are happy to see

PlayStation 4 Neo vs PS4 Slim vs PS4: What’s the rumoured difference?

Sony is hosting a special PlayStation event on Wednesday 7 September where it is expected to announce not one but two new versions of its PlayStation

10 Cool Tech Products That You Probably Can’t Afford

We typically enjoy learning about gadgets that, with a little bit of budgeting, we can afford. From pricy new smartphones to great computers to fun

Acer Swift 7 Hands-on Review

KEY FEATURES Low-power Intel Core i ‘Y’ processors Up to 8GB of RAM 256GB SSD Weight: 1.1kg 9.8mm thick 13.3-inch, Full HD IPS display Manufacturer:

Acer Spin 7 Hands-on Review

KEY FEATURES Intel Core i7-7Y75 processor 8GB RAM 256GB SSD 14-inch Full HD IPS touchscreen display 11mm thick Weight: 1.2kg Manufacturer: Acer Review Price: to

HP Pavilion x360 (13-inch) Review

The Pros Solid performance; Strong speakers The Cons Dim display; Lots of bloatware Verdict The HP Pavilion x360 is a solid performer with strong speakers,

Lenovo ThinkPad E460 review – compact classic in the E lineup

Pros Robust metal construction Good sound quality Comfortable AccuType keyboard Long battery life Cons Use of PWM up to 99% brightness Poor sRGB coverage ThinkPad is one of the most

HP Pavilion 17 (2016) review – affordable, powerful, distant from its predecessor

Pros Excellent price/performance ratio Supports M.2 SATA SSDs Good IPS panel with wide sRGB coverage and high contrast ratio No PWM from 25 to 100%

L. Kendall K4 Watch Hands-On

Launched in 2015, the L. Kendall watch brand comes with some serious historic roots in the name. Larcum Kendall was a British watchmaker who lived

Acer Aspire F15 Review

The Pros Attractive, premium-looking chassis; Good performance; Solid battery life; Fast transfer speeds The Cons Dull, dim display; Spongy keyboard Verdict The Acer Aspire F15

Acer Aspire E5-575G-53VG Review

The Pros Good productivity and gaming performance; Long battery life; USB-C port The Cons Uncomfortable keyboard and touchpad; Dim screen; A bit heavier than other

Should I Buy a Chromebook? Buying Guide and Advice

A Chromebook is a laptop of a different breed. Instead of Windows 10 or Mac OS X, Chromebooks run Google’s Chrome OS. These machines are

Acer Aspire R 15 Review

The Pros Solid performance; Bright, colorful display; Thin, lightweight design; Plenty of volume; Comfortable, responsive keyboard The Cons Slow hard drive; Display too reflective; Bloatware

Turtle Beach Elite Pro Headset Review

The esports-aimed Turtle Beach crew have aimed for a major win with their full Elite Pro headset package. They aspire to be the go-to brand

Lenovo Ideapad 710S Review

The Pros Thin and light design; Bright, vivid display; Decent multitasking performance; Strong audio The Cons Confusing keyboard layout; Annoying bloatware; Slow SSD Verdict The

2016 Mercedes-Benz S550 Review – Silicon Valley on wheels

It’s a blessing and a curse to be the benchmark by which all others are judged, but theMercedes-Benz S-Class shoulders its obligations well. Launched first

Acer Aspire S 13 Review

The Pros Slim and handsome design; Colorful, full-HD display; Comfortable keyboard; Long battery life; Strong overall performance The Cons Touchpad can be finicky; Some bloatware