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5 Reasons to Buy Your Next Laptop Online, Not in a Store

At first blush, it might seem like a good idea to buy your laptop at a brick-and-mortar store. After all, if you can visit the

Dell Latitude 7280 Review

Pros / Speedy performance; Durable design; Long battery life with optional four-cell upgrade Cons / Can get pricey; Scratchy audio; Underside heats up Verdict /

Alienware Alpha vs. Aurora vs. Area 51 : What Should You Buy?

There isn’t a single gaming desktop that’s perfect for everyone, and few PC makers are as keenly aware of this as Alienware is. The company’s

MSI B150M GAMING PRO review – budget gaming motherboard

Pros Military Class 4 components EZ Debug LED Red LED lights A mouse as a gift Affordable price Cons No option for Crossfire/SLI No overclocking capabilities After the

Dell XPS 15 review

PROS Stylish design Great CPU and GPU performance Good battery life Excellent screen CONS A little heavy Fewer ThunderBolt ports than MacBook Pro Noisy fans

Best All-in-One PCs 2017

All-in-one PCs are a great middle ground for those seeking a great home computer — they take up less room than traditional towers, and offer

HP Envy AIO 27 review

OUR VERDICT The HP Envy AIO 27 delivers superb entertainment and performance in a relatively compact package, but some be turned off by its ergonomics.

Best Gaming Laptops Under $1,000

Gaming laptops can put a serious dent in your wallet, with some of the fancier models costing upward of $3,500. But who says that the

10 Laptop Features You Can Skip to Save Money

Whether you’re buying a laptop that you can configure-to-order or choosing from a set of different models, you’ll pay more for better components and capabilities.

HP Envy Curved All-in-One 34 (2017) review

THE GOOD: Artfully designed with a big curved display and a far better-than-average sound system, the 2017 edition of the computer also includes welcome touches

Samsung Chromebook Pro review

THE GOOD: A very long list of features for the price, including a QHD touch display, hybrid hinge and included stylus. Adding support for the

Lenovo IdeaCentre Y710 Cube Review : Road-Ready Warrior

THE GOOD Unique, compact design Easy to upgrade Strong gaming performance THE BAD Heavy for a portable PC VERDICT The Lenovo IdeaCentre Y710 packs 4K

HP Envy 17 Review

The Pros Speedy general performance; Strong audio; Lots of ports The Cons Dim display; Uncomfortable keyboard; Slow hard drive; Can be pricey Verdict The HP

HP Spectre x360 15 (2017) review:

THE GOOD: Beautifully designed and with practically no missteps, the HP Spectre x360 15 has a great keyboard and trackpad, 4K display, above-average sound system

Asus ROG GL752VM review

PROS Solid games and application performance High-end design Good screen quality Comfortable keyboard CONS Underwhelming battery life Disappointing speakers KEY FEATURES 2.6GHz Intel Core i7-6700HQ

10 Key Features to Look for in Your Next Laptop

Up until around 2010, both consumers and businesses could be counted on to upgrade their laptops every three years on average, because technology changed so

HP Envy x360 m6 Review

The Pros Stylish design; Speedy Kaby Lake CPU; Strong audio The Cons Dull display; Shallow keyboard; Mechanical hard drive Verdict The Envy x360 m6 offers

Acer Spin 5 review: An affordable all-rounder

Tech is getting more expensive. Apple, Tesla, Nescafe and just about every other company out there has either already put up prices in the UK,

Hands on: Xplore iX125 R1 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT If you need a rugged tablet that can outpace most laptops and want it now, then the Xplore iX125 R1 should top

Acer Swift 5 review

PROS Slim and light design Good overall performance Decent screen CONS Lots of bloatware pre-installed Not as stylish as the best KEY FEATURES Intel Core

Cube i7 Book Review

Recently, we were reviewing the Cube Mix Plus, a high-end tablet PC running on Windows 10. But the selling point of this device is considered

Which GPU is Right For You?

If a laptop’s brain is the CPU, than consider the GPU the occipital lobe. Responsible for rendering images, video and animations in either 2D or

Maingear R1 Razer Edition Review : Best of Both Worlds

THE GOOD Superslick design Easy upgradability Strong gaming and CPU performance THE BAD No customizable Chroma lighting (yet) VERDICT The Maingear R1 Razer Edition combines

Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA Review

The Pros Speedy performance; Sleek lightweight design; Bright 1080p display; Solid battery life The Cons Pricey; No USB Type A ports Verdict The Asus Chromebook

Maingear Drift (2016) Review : A Small, Stunning Showpiece

THE GOOD Stunning, relatively small design Fast overall performance Tons of customization options THE BAD Expensive No multiple GPU support VERDICT The Maingear Drift is

Dell XPS 27 (2017) review

THE GOOD: The XPS 27 (2017) has a terrific audio system, especially for an all-in-one, and a display with excellent color reproduction. THE BAD: The

Which ThinkPad is Right For You?

For many business users and corporate IT departments, nothing but a Lenovo ThinkPad laptop will do. Whether it’s their strong build quality, industry-leading keyboards, hyper

Dell Inspiron Gaming 15 7566 Review : Decent Gaming Notebook For The Money

Gaming notebooks aren’t cheap. On the contrary – they’re usually one of the more expensive notebooks that you can buy today. Turns out playing games

HP Pavilion Wave review

PROS Stylish design Powerful integrated audio Decent processor and SSD performance CONS Very basic mouse Premium price KEY FEATURES Quad-core, 2.2-2.8GHz Intel Core i5-6400T 8GB

HP Envy Curved AIO 34 Hands-on Review : HP goes all out with this new curved all-in-one PC

KEY FEATURES 34-inch, ultra-wide curved screen 7th-gen Intel Core i5 and i7 CPU options Up to 256GBSSD and 2TB HDD Four front-facing speakers Optional wireless