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Acer TravelMate X3 X349-M review – the true definition of a travelling companion

Pros Excellent design and build quality Lightweight and portable Good keyboard, responsive touchpad Well-priced Good screen for the mid-range models with FHD IPS panels No

5 things you need to know about the new MacBook Pro

We break down the new features that make the 2016 MacBook Pro a must-have machine. After months of rumours, the new MacBook Pros are here,

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

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

The 15 highest-performing PC components you can buy today

The best gear money can buy One of the PC’s greatest strengths is its extreme flexibility. There’s a vast selection of hardware out there, of

Intel Kaby Lake : Everything you need to know about the 7th-gen processor

Intel has revealed performance information on its 7th-generation Core processors, and it’s looking very promising indeed. We have full information on the new media engine

Zotac ZBOX MAGNUS EN980 SFF PC Review – An Innovative VR-Ready Gaming Powerhouse

The PC market has been subject to challenges over the last several years. However, gaming systems and small form-factor (SFF) PCs have weathered the storm

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

CIVILTOP G672FB Review : A notebook to work and play

Pros +The Intel Core i7 6700HQ CPU. +The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M GPU. +Good battery life. +Cool design and nice keyboard Cons -No Preinstalled OS.

INTEL CORE I7-6950X EXTREME EDITION REVIEW

HIGHS Has ten cores, and high CPU cache Impressive overclocking options No motherboard upgrade necessary LOWS High prices hurts overall value The Core i7-6700K is

Macbook 2016 vs Macbook 2015 : What’s the difference?

12-inch Macbook 2016 vs 12-inch Macbook 2015: Apple has announced a new 12-inch Macbook for 2016, which comes with several upgrades over last year’s model.

Intel Core M : Everything you need to know

Apple has just unveiled its refreshed line of 12-inch MacBook laptops, which feature new and more powerful Intel Core M processors. Here’s everything you need

Panasonic Toughbook 54 Review : Rugged but Rough Around the Edges

Pros Rugged alloy screen lid Solid, retractable metal handle Outstanding array of ports as well as a port replicator dock Most ports are protected by

The Intel Xeon E5 v4 Review: Testing Broadwell-EP With Demanding Server Workloads

We have been spoiled. Since the introduction of the Xeon “Nehalem” 5500 (Xeon 5500, March 2009), Intel has been increasing the core counts of their

HP EliteOne 800 G2 review

PROS Sturdy, smart design Consistent screen quality Great warranty CONS Speakers disappoint No discrete graphics card KEY FEATURES 3.2GHz Intel Core i5-6500 processor 23in 1,920

XMG U706 review

Pros Easily plays 1080p games Nvidia G-Sync screen included Excellent screen and speakers Versatile chassis Cons Disappointing battery life Expensive compared to rivals and desktops

Aorus X7 Pro-Sync Review

The Pros Slim, attractive chassis; Kick-ass gaming performance; Stunning full HD display; Lightning fast transfer speeds; Solid overall performance The Cons Loud fans; Runs hot

Gigabyte P55W review : New 15.6″ Gaming Laptop

PROS Quality chassis Good cooling system High-contrast display Accurate colors Powerful configuration with good gaming performance CONS Fan noise when performing heavy tasks Screen not

iPad Pro vs iPad Air 2: Is BIGGER Actually BETTER?

Will the iPad Pro eat the iPad Air’s lunch? When the iPad first came out in 2010 Steve Jobs said its 9.7-inch form factor was

iPad Pro vs Pixel C: 2015’s Wannabe Surface-Killers RISE

The biggest tablets Google and Apple have ever created face off! It’s funny, for the last year everyone has been declaring that tablet, if not

What’s the difference between Intel Core i3, i5 and i7? Core i3 vs i5 vs i7

“‘What’s the difference between an Intel Core i3, i5 and i7?‘ is a pretty confusing and intimidating question for the majority of people. On the

MSI GS60 6QE Ghost Pro (063UK) review

Pros Solid, rapid performance Good keyboard Impressive screen quality Stonking SSD speed Slim and light Cons Hot and noisy Battery life disappoints No quicker than

Surface Book vs. MacBook Pro: It isn’t twice as fast. It’s three times as fast

Of course we had to pit the Surface Book vs. the MacBook Pro. It’s like Ford vs. Chevy, or Coke vs. Pepsi. Each side has

Acer Aspire Switch 11 V review

Pros Windows 10 pre-installed Good sound quality Reasonable performance Cons A touch too expensive Reflective screen What is the Acer Aspire Switch 11 V? The

HP Elite x2 1011 G1 review

Pros Class-leading battery life Detachable tablet section High-quality keyboard Cons Underpowered internals Misfiring touchpad Chunkier than most rivals Mediocre screen quality Key Features: 11.6in 1,920

HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1 review

Pros Fantastic design Great screen quality Numerous business features Good ergonomics Cons More expensive than rivals Slower than the competition Middling battery life Key Features:

GammaTech Durabook S15AB crams Broadwell U CPUs into a rugged chassis

GammaTech has unveiled its latest ruggedized notebook computer that is aimed at mobile workers, governments, and automotive industry users. The machine is called the S15AB

Toshiba Kirabook (2015) review

What is the Toshiba Kirabook? The Toshiba Kirabook has been the company’s premium 13in ultrabook line for a number of years now and its latest

MacBook Pro 15in v Dell XPS 15 head-to-head review

Apple has a reputation for leaving a long time between iterations of their flagship Macbooks. The flip-side of this is that when they finally do

ASUS Zenbook UX305FA Laptop Review – Intel Core M Broadwell

Looking for a new laptop can be a daunting task as there are so many many different models on the market. If you are looking