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The Best Refurbished Laptop Deals Right Now

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

Hands on: Huawei MateBook D review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The new MateBook D isn’t the most exciting product in Huawei’s first laptop range, but it may be suitable for your next

Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) vs Surface Laptop vs Surface Book: What’s the difference?

It’s been a busy month for Microsoft. A couple weeks after announcing the new Surface Laptop and Windows 10 S, it has announced the successor

Surface Pro vs Huawei MateBook E vs Samsung Galaxy Book: What you need to know

With the announcements of both the new Surface Pro and the Huawei MateBook E today, we find ourselves in a heated 2-in-1 competition. Huawei and

Samsung Galaxy Book 12 Review: A premium 2-in-1 with a price to match

PROS Well-constructed and quietly stylish Super AMOLED screen is superb S Pen is great for digital artists Impressive performance from Core i5 CONS LTE option

New Surface Pro vs Surface Pro 4: What’s the difference?

New Surface Pro vs Surface Pro 4: How does the new Surface Pro compare to the current hybrid king, the Surface Pro 4? We take

Huawei MateBook E Hands-on Review: Second time lucky?

KEY FEATURES 7th-gen Intel Core M3 or Core i5-Y processor 4-8GB LPDDR3 memory Folio keyboard included 12-inch, 2160 x 1440-pixel IPS touchscreen Total weight: 1.1kg

Huawei MateBook X Hands-on Review: Huawei’s first stab at an Ultrabook is impressive

KEY FEATURES 7th-gen Intel Core i5 or i7-U processors 4-8GB LPDDR3 memory 13-inch, 2160 x 1440-pixel IPS display Weight: 1.05kg 256 or 512GB PCI-E SSD

Which Microsoft Surface is Right For You? Pro vs Book vs Laptop

Microsoft’s Surface notebooks give users chance to experience Windows 10 as its creators intended. But do you want the newly updated Surface Pro, the detachable Surface

Dell Precision 7720 Review

Pros / Lengthy battery life; Vivid display; Comfortable keyboard Cons / Slow SSD; weak webcam Verdict / The Precision 7720 is a giant, long-lasting workstation.

Gigabyte Sabre 15-K review

PROS Fast in 1080p games Better screen quality than rivals RGB keyboard backlight Slick design CONS Small SSD Underwhelming battery life Middling keyboard Weedy speakers

MSI Aegis 3 review

OUR VERDICT The MSI Aegis 3’s stunningly quiet fans belie its powerful specs and aggressive design, all in a small form factor that’s easy to

Lenovo IdeaPad 710S Plus Review

Pros  : Thin, lightweight; Bright, vibrant display; Comfortable keyboard; Strong audio; Speedy SSD; Runs cool Cons : Below-average battery life; Undersized right-shift key; A bit pricey

Lenovo ThinkPad T470p Review

Pros / Strong performance; Above-average battery life; Best-in-class keyboard Cons / Heavier than the ThinkPad T470; No Thunderbolt 3 port; Weak battery life (with three-cell

Asus ROG GR8 II review

PROS Excellent case Full desktop processor Great performance CONS No SSD 3GB Nvidia GTX 1060 graphics card KEY FEATURES Quad-core, 3.0-3.5GHz Intel Core i5-7400 8GB

Hands on: Asus AsusPro B9440UA review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The AsusPro B9440UA is a fantastic piece of technology in many ways, but we’re not big fans of the hinge – plus

Microsoft Surface Laptop vs Dell XPS 13: Face-off!

The Dell XPS 13 may be our favorite overall laptop, but Microsoft’s Surface Laptop is coming into town like a gunslinger looking to take over

Lenovo ThinkPad T470s Review

Pros / Great keyboard; Little bloatware; Solid performance; Thin and light Cons / Below-average battery life; Poor screens on lower-end models Verdict / The Lenovo

Lenovo ThinkPad X270 Review

Pros / Responsive keyboard; Colorful screen; Long battery life with six-cell battery Cons / Below-average endurance with three-cell battery Verdict / The ThinkPad X270 is

PC Specialist Optimus VIII review

PROS Faster than rivals in games tests Discreet design Plenty of customisation options CONS Slow, single-channel memory Poor screen and poorer speakers Disappointing keyboard KEY

Lenovo Yoga 720 Review

Pros / Stylish, lightweight design; Speedy overall performance; Comparably affordable; Colorful display Cons / Below-average battery life Verdict / The Lenovo Yoga 720 is a

Samsung Notebook 9 Review

The Pros Impossibly light design; Vivid display; Speedy performance; Comfy keyboard; The Cons Short battery life; Chassis exhibits flex Verdict The 13-inch Samsung Notebook 9

Is the MacBook Air Good for Students?

The MacBook Air is definitely a laptop that’s long in the tooth. Apple hasn’t introduced a new model in two years, and it killed off the

9 Ways the Surface Laptop Beats MacBooks

The first time I saw the Surface Laptop, I thought to myself, “well, damn, Microsoft is going right after MacBook users.” And after we’ve had

Microsoft Surface Laptop vs Apple MacBook (2016) vs Apple MacBook Pro (2016): What’s the difference?

Microsoft has introduced a new Surface-branded device – and it runs a new version of Windows 10. Called Surface Laptop, it’s a premium device designed

Hands on: Microsoft Surface Laptop review

OUR EARLY VERDICT With the Surface Laptop, incredible design inside and out is hampered by a questionable platform choice for the price. FOR Gorgeous design

Surface Laptop vs MacBook Pro: Which is the better notebook?

Surface Laptop vs MacBook Pro: Has Microsoft outdone Apple with its new home-grown laptop? Here’s how it stacks up against the mighty MacBook Pro. Microsoft

Microsoft Surface Laptop release date, specs, price and more

Microsoft has announced a brand new Windows-powered notebook called the Surface Laptop. Here’s everything you need to know, including the Surface Laptop release date, specs,

Surface Laptop vs Chromebook Pixel: All the key specs compared

Surface Laptop vs Chromebook Pixel: What’s the difference between Microsoft’s affordable new Surface Laptop and Google’s Chromebook Pixel? We reveal all. Microsoft has reignited the

Surface Laptop vs Surface Book: What’s the difference?

Microsoft has just taken the wraps of its new Windows 10 S operating system along with a new device to show off the new OS: