chromebooks

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,

Laptop Mag CES 2017 Awards : Best Mobile Tech

After a few years where many so-called experts said tablets and phones would replace the PC, 2017 is shaping up to be one of the

Hands on: Samsung Chromebook Pro review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The marriage between Chrome OS and Android has culminated into the Samsung Chromebook Pro, a device that perfectly rides the line between

Acer Rugged Chromebook 11 N7 preview: The tough laptop the kids won’t break

Acer continues its focus on the mass market, with a new rugged-build Chromebook designed for the classroom that the kids won’t break. The tongue-twister-named Rugged

HP Stream 14 Review

THE GOOD: The inexpensive HP Stream 14 is an attractive, lightweight 14-inch Windows laptop with a long battery life and performance good enough for basic

Which Laptop CPU is Right for You?

A computer’s processor is its brain, the component where most of the “thinking” happens. A faster CPU (central processing unit) lets you crunch spreadsheets, surf

Lenovo N22 Touch Chromebook Review

The Pros Useful handle; Long battery life; Will support Android apps The Cons Distorted sound; Mixed performance Verdict The Lenovo N22 Touch Chromebook has some

Logitech Marathon Mouse M705 review

THE GOOD: The M705 wireless mouse has a contoured shape that fits the natural ergonomics of your hand. Its Unifying Receiver makes it easy to

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

Logitech Wireless Mouse M510 review

THE GOOD: You can customize shortcut tasks for all seven buttons on the Logitech M510 mouse and the laser tracks smoothly across nearly any surface

Which HP Laptop Is Right For You?

After carefully reviewing the laptop makers out there, you’ve decided to go with HP. But do you know which model is right for you? Do

Logitech M320 review

THE GOOD: The curved ergonomics and double-wide scroll wheel make the dirt-cheap Logitech M320 mouse a pleasure to use with any OS while you’re on

Which Dell Is Right For You?

After doing your research, you’ve decided that you’re getting a Dell (congrats!), but which one, exactly? Is it going to be a jack-of-all-trades Inspiron, a

Acer Chromebook R 13 Review

The Pros Runs Android apps; Excellent battery life; Sleek, premium-looking design; Comfortable keyboard The Cons Mediocre performance; Flat audio Verdict The Acer Chromebook R 13

Google Nexus vs Google Pixel: What’s the difference?

Google set the cat amongst the pigeons when it announced the Pixel C tablet in 2015. Launched alongside the two new Nexus handsets (Nexus 5X

Google Pixel XL Hands-on Review

KEY FEATURES 5.5-inch quad-HD display Snapdragon 821 4GB RAM Android 7.1 Google Assistant 32 or 128GB storage USB-C and fast charging 3,450mAh battery Daydream VR-ready

Chromebox vs Chromebit — Which should you buy?

They’re two awesome devices that don’t get the attention they deserve. Knowing which one you should buy is all about knowing what you want to

Which Chromebook is right for you?

Congratulations on taking the brave forward step from the pedestrian world of laptops and into the glimmering cloud-domain of Chromebooks. As a certain centuries-old knight

Hands on: HP 250 G4 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT For small businesses seeking a bit more oomph in their budget laptop purchase, the HP 250 G4 sneaks in a full-fat Intel

8 PCs That Look Like Macs

If you appreciate design and quality construction, you probably considered purchasing a Mac the last time you were in the market for a laptop or

Pi-top Review

KEY FEATURES Raspberry Pi 3-based laptop Build-it-yourself 12-hour battery life 13.3-inch screen No speakers Modular design Linux-based Pi-top OS Manufacturer: Pi-Top Review Price: to be

HP Chromebook 13 G1 Review

The Pros Elegant design; Thin and light chassis; Bright, accurate display; Speedy performance; Great sound; Dual Type-C ports The Cons Lackluster battery life; Expensive for

Why You Should Really Buy a Laptop With an SSD (Really!)

You wouldn’t buy a brand-new car with a Ford Model T engine. So why would you merge onto the information superhighway with a laptop that

15 best laptops you can buy in 2016

The best notebooks for your every need Update: The Dell Inspiron 13 7000 has been usurped by another business and college-ready laptop, the Lenovo ThinkPad

Google Nexus Watch: What’s the story so far?

For the past few months, rumours have been building suggesting that Google is doubling down on its own hardware design. That means we’re likely to

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 Chromebook 14 for Work Review

The Pros Excellent performance for a Chromebook; Solid battery life; Helpful IT administrator tools; Customizable and ruggedized design The Cons Expensive; Less software than Windows-based

HP Chromebook 11 G5 Sports Touchscreen for Android Apps

Chromebooks will gain access to Android apps later this year, opening a whole new world of software to the web-centric platform. To get ready for this upgrade, HP

New Chromebooks from Lenovo and HP are incoming for back-to-school shoppers

Details of two unannounced Chromebooks have hit the Internet, one of which will be offered by Lenovo and the other by HP. Both will reportedly

Acer Chromebook 11 (2016), Chromebook 14 now up on Google Store

Chromebooks have suddenly become an interesting topic these days, somewhat ironically not because of themselves but becaue of Android. At Google I/O 2016 last month,