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HP EliteBook 1040 G3 Review

The Pros Innovative privacy-mode display; Comfortable keyboard; Solid audio The Cons Short battery life; Dull color output Verdict The EliteBook 1040 G3 is a 14-inch

MSI Trident Review : A True Console Killer

THE GOOD Incredibly small and attractive Runs quiet Solid gaming and VR performance Fairly affordable THE BAD Limited to GTX 1060 Not very future-proof VERDICT

Acer Spin 7 Review

The Pros Beautiful aluminum design; Includes dongle adapters; Comfortable keyboard The Cons Short battery life; Slower performance than competition Verdict The Acer Spin 7 is

Which Apple MacBook is best for you? MacBook, MacBook Air or MacBook Pro?

Decided you want an Apple laptop, but you’re not sure which one is the right one for you? You’ve come to the right place. With

Asus ROG Strix GL702VM review

PROS Rapid 1080p gaming performance Smart physical design Solid screen and keyboard CONS Little headroom for VR or future gaming Middling specification Average battery life

Zotac Magnus EN1060 review

OUR VERDICT Are you short on places to put a PC, but not lacking in money required to buy one? If so, this miniature PC

ASUS FX502VM Gaming Laptop Review

It may not have the absolute top gaming chops and benchmark scores, but the ASUS FX502VM is a competitive midrange gaming laptop that outclasses its

Hands on: HP EliteBook 1030 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT A very pretty business laptop, the HP EliteBook 1030 has nearly everything going for it – just watch out for its curious

Dell Vostro 14 5459 review – a compelling choice, if you are into 14-inchers

Pros Rigid construction and refreshing design Good touchpad Relatively slim and portable Good battery life Cons Display with low contrast ratio The display uses aggressive

Zotac GTX 1050 Mini Review: Pefect Solution For The Budget Gamer

While NVIDIA’s Pascal-powered GTX 1060, GTX 1070 and GTX 1080 have things covered in the high-end of the spectrum, budget PC gamers have been waiting

Dell Latitude 13 3000 2-in-1 (3379) Review

Pros USB Type-C; Affordable; Loud speakers Cons Uncomfortable keyboard and trackpad; Not MIL-STD-810G tested for durability Verdict The Dell Latitude 13 3000 2-in-1 has support

XMG Sector2 review

OUR VERDICT The overclocked core components ensure that this PC can handle 4K and VR gaming, and the specification is built solidly inside a sturdy,

Dell OptiPlex 7040 review – mini business configuration with great capabilities

Pros Sturdy and stable construction Easy maintenance Compact dimensions Software and hardware safety Cons Lack of a Wi-Fi module Lack of an SD card reader (in our

Digital Storm Vanquish 5 Review

THE GOOD Strong gaming performance VR-ready Easy to upgrade Customizable lights THE BAD Larger than the competition VERDICT The Digital Storm Vanquish 5 is a

Hands on: Lenovo ThinkStation P310 Tower Workstation review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The P310 throws the gauntlet at the rest of the competition in the sub-£1,000/$1500 desktop workstation PC market. A genuine gem against

MICROSOFT SURFACE STUDIO REVIEW

HIGHS Beautiful design Simple, intuitive hinge The best PC touchscreen, ever Respectable performance, for an all-in-one Solid bundled peripherals LOWS Extremely slow hard drive Last-generation

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

MacBook Pro with Touch Bar Review Roundup : What You Need to Know

Apple’s new MacBook Pro with Touch Bar is here, and it’s getting mixed reviews. The laptop, which starts at $1,799 for the 13-inch model and

MacBook Pro with Touch Bar Review (late-2016)

PROS DCI-P3 compatible Retina Display looks fantastic Graphics performance improved Touch Bar shows promise Thunderbolt 3 is fast and flexible Touch ID is convenient CONS

Which Surface is Right For You?

When Microsoft introduced the original Surface back in 2012, it started a revolution of powerful but flexible portable PCs that can adjust to your needs.

Lenovo Yoga 910 vs HP Spectre X360: So alike, and yet just different enough

The Windows 10 notebook ecosystem has generated some excellent machines as a result of Intel’s Ultrabook and Microsoft’s Surface initiatives. Whether it’s traditional clamshell notebooks

MacBook Pro vs. Surface Book : How 2016’s Models Compare

Apple and Microsoft revealed their latest visions for notebook computing, giving users a real choice for how they interact with their devices. While both offer

Microsoft Surface Book i7 (2016) review

THE GOOD: Improved speed, graphics and battery life in a similar, crisp design. Detachable tablet comes included, as does the Surface Pen. Has USB ports

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

Best MacBook Pro Alternatives

The new MacBook Pro has some actual pros up in arms. With only two USB Type-C ports on the base model (four on the Touch

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

Asus ZenBook UX310UA review

PROS Thin and light design Good performance SSD/hard disk combination Very low starting price CONS Mediocre battery life No Intel Iris Graphics Less attractive and

Alienware 13 R3 OLED Review

Pros / Slimmer, sleeker chassis; Gorgeous OLED display; Super-comfortable keyboard; VR-ready Cons / Runs a bit hot; Short battery life Verdict / The Alienware 13

MacBook Pro 13-Inch Review Roundup : What You Need to Know

Think of the new 13-inch MacBook Pro (without Touch Bar) as both an upgrade to the old MacBook Pro and a replacement for the underpowered

MacBook Pro 15-inch 2016 vs Dell XPS 15 : Which is best?

MacBook Pro 15-inch 2016 vs Dell XPS 15: We take a look at two of the best laptops you can buy to determine which is