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Microsoft Surface Go review: The ultraportable laptop alternative

Few companies have produced affordable Windows devices that are firstly desirable and secondly portable. So Microsoft has decided it’s time to step into the ring

Acer Aspire 5 A515-51-58HD review: Optane memory gives this budget laptop a boost

HDD + Optane = speed. While it’s thicker and heavier than we’d like and it suffers from an iffy display, the Optane memory-equipped Acer Aspire

Dell Inspiron 14 5000 (5482) 2-in-1 first look review

Key Features Intel Core i7-8565U, Core i5-8265U and Core i3-8145U processors Intel UHD Graphics 620 NVIDIA GeForce MX130 with 2GB GDDR5 VRAM option Intel Optane

Dell Inspiron 15 5000 (5580) first look review

Key Features Intel Core i7-8565U, Core i5-8265U and Core i3-8145U processors Intel UHD Graphics 620 Nvidia GeForce MX130 or MX150 (both with 2GB GDDR5 vRAM)

Acer Swift 3 (2018) Hands-on Review : First look – A gigabit Wi-Fi laptop for the masses

Key Features Prices start from €799 Intel Core i7-8565U/i5-8265U/i3-8145U processors Nvidia GTX 1050 Max-Q (2GB or 4GB of GDDR5 VRAM) 512GB SSD 8GB of DDR4

Dell IFA 2018 lineup has something for all kinds of users

Dell is definitely pulling out all the stops, dumping a whole host of computing devices and products, both new and upgraded, even before IFA 2018

Best Intel processor: Core i3, i5, i7 and i9 explained

Picking a processor is one of the tougher choices you’ll make when buying a new desktop PC or laptop. Intel makes most of the CPUs

Mac mini 2018: Four things we hope Apple delivers

Four years after its last update, the Mac mini is finally getting some attention – we’re just hoping it’s the right sort of attention. Apple’s

The best laptops: Premium laptops, cheap laptops, 2-in-1s, and more

Our top picks feature the best tech advances in portable PCs, from new CPUs and GPUs to new materials. Today’s best laptops bask in the

Acer Aspire E15 E5-576G-5762 review: Smooth productivity and even gaming for a bargain price

A budget laptop that’s got it where it counts. While it’s a couple of pounds too heavy to quality as an ultraportable, this $599 version

12 notebooks for every budget – Best Laptop 2018

We’ve tested a wide selection of laptops, Chromebooks, convertibles and MacBooks. Below are our picks of the best laptops currently available.  If you’re after a beautiful,

Laptop buyer’s guide: What to get when everything’s on sale

Everything you need to know to find the good deals among the mediocre ones. Laptop deals don’t just rain from the sky for the holidays.

Dell Latitude 7490 review: A lightweight and durable business machine

I was very impressed with the anti-glare coating Dell put on this touch display. NAILED IT Solid build quality Comfortable keyboard Fingerprint and Face detection

How to pick the best CPU for your next laptop

Core i7 vs. Core i5, Pentium N or Celeron U? We answer your burning laptop CPU questions. The CPU matters in a laptop even more

Lenovo IdeaPad 330S Review

Our Verdict The Lenovo IdeaPad 330S makes itself likeable for its classy design, solid build, crisp non-glossy display, and adequate battery life, but gives us

Intel 9th Gen CPU: 10nm chips another generation away, rumours suggest

A leak has given us our first look at what we might see from Intel’s upcoming 9th generation of desktop CPUs, and unfortunately it looks

Lenovo IdeaPad 330S First Impressions

For well over a month now, I’ve been using the Lenovo IdeaPad 530Sextensively, a fine multimedia laptop in a classy thin-and-light form factor. Now, hours after

AMD Ryzen 7 2700 & Ryzen 5 2600 Review

Pros Great value Huge multi-thread performance Overclockable Cons Slower single-core performance than Intel Poor overclocking headroom Key Features 12nm manufacturing process 65W TDP Precision Boost

Wired2Fire Pyro Stryker review: A small gaming PC that performs well

Besides a deftly overclocked CPU, the Pyro Stryker is happy to play things safe Pros Good enough for VR Slick gaming performance Cons Plain design

The best CPUs for gaming : Game on with these picks for every budget.

Buying a processor for a gaming rig isn’t as hard as it used to be. Now that AMD’s Ryzen and Intel’s 8th-gen CPUs debuted with

Lenovo’s Legion C530 and Legion C730 Cubes are compact desktops made for esports

They even have a heavy-duty carrying handle. Lenovo’s Legion C530 Cube and Legion C730 Cube are compact gaming desktops made with esports in mind. They’re

How to add an SSD to your laptop

Adding an SSD to your laptop is the most effective upgrade you can perform. There is one upgrade that will universally improve a laptop’s performance:

Dell Inspiron 15 5575 Review

Our Verdict The AMD Ryzen 5 powered Dell Inspiron 15 manages to get a lot of things right but also leaves some room for improvement.

Intel Core i3-8130U vs Intel Core i7-7500U – benchmarks and performance comparison

In our previous comparison, the 8th gen Intel Core i3-8130U smashed its rival – the Intel Core i3-7130U when it comes to the results from our benchmark

How to upgrade your laptop’s RAM

Breathe new life into a budget laptop. If your laptop’s performance has you down, don’t simply accept it as a way of life. It’s quite

Intel Core i3-8130U vs Intel Core i3-7130U – benchmarks and performance comparison

Last time we checked how the 8th gen Intel Core i3-8130U stacks up against the 7th gen Intel Core i3-7130U and the results were unambiguous. As for today’s

Acer Chromebook Spin 13 Hands-on Review

Key Features 2-in-1 convertible design 13.5-inch, 2256 x 1504 pixel screen All-metal exterior Intel Core processors Up to 128GB storage What is the Acer Chromebook

Asus Vivobook X507UA-EJ215T Review

Our Verdict The Asus Vivobook X507 is a great entry-level laptop and ideal for anyone who is either looking for their first laptop or for

Intel Core i3-8130U vs Intel Core i3-7100U – benchmarks and performance comparison

Recently we published a comparison between two members of the 8th Generation Kaby Lake Refresh – Intel Core i3-8130U and Intel Core i5-8250U. It turned out

Top 5 Reasons to BUY or NOT buy the Dell Inspiron 15 3567!

Today we are looking at a budget-friendly laptop suitable for business and educational purposes – the Dell Inspiron 15 3567. Here are the top 5 reasons