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Intel Core i5-8265U vs Intel Core i5-8250U – benchmarks and performance comparison

Intel Core i5-8250U is one of the most popular ULV processor on the market from the day it got announced. However, recently more and more

21.5-inch iMac 3.0GHz 6-core Core i5 with 4GB Radeon Pro Vega 20 (2019) review: New all-in-one stands out in multi-core performance

Apple’s first 6-core 21.5-inch iMac makes a compelling case as an affordable pro-level machine. Apple seems to have settled into a groove with a two-year

Best Surface Pro Alternatives

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 6 is one of the best 2-in-1 laptops right now, but that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s the perfect choice for everyone. Despite having the best

Intel Core i5 vs. i7 processors

Intel’s Core i5 and i7 CPUs are still the most popular processors you can buy — and for good reason. But what’s the difference between

Microsoft Surface Book 2 gets more powerful with new Intel Core i5 processor

Microsoft this past weekend quietly updated its Surface lineup, but not with a new Surface Book 3. Instead, the company launched a refreshed version of

Microsoft Surface Book 2 may be getting a performance upgrade in the coming weeks

Microsoft could soon be refreshing the entry-level Surface Book 2 with a more powerful processor. At least according to discoveries made by WinFuture while looking

The cheapest Microsoft Surface Book 2 could soon get more powerful

If you’ve been thinking of buying a Surface Book 2, you might want to hold off for a bit. Microsoft could soon be refreshing the

Entry-level Surface Book 2 may receive quad-core power boost

Microsoft will reportedly issue an upgrade to its entry-level, 13.5-inch Surface Book 2 in the middle of its product cycle, according to several leaked retailer

Acer Swift 5 (2019) review

Acer is on a mission to make laptops thinner and lighter, at any cost. Many times, that quest for portability leaves some unfortunate compromises. When

Lenovo IdeaPad 730S Review

After spending time with the IdeaPad 730S (starting at $899, reviewed at $999), I’ve become convinced that Lenovo’s consumer-focused laptops are sorely underappreciated. The IdeaPad

Acer TravelMate B114-21 is a tough, AMD laptop for students

AMD is really pushing heavily into Intel territory. It is challenging its old-time rival in markets where Intel used to reign alone, and that includes

ASUS TUF FX705 review – slim overheating giant

Not long ago we provided you with our thoughts on the ASUS TUF FX505 – part of a line-up which is a budget substitution for the ROG

Lenovo ThinkPad L380 review – good but lacks some boldness

ThinkPad L380, as Lenovo puts it clearly on its website, is targeted specifically to the business branch. It is an “ultraportable” business solution, which competes

Dell Inspiron 15 5000 (2018) Review

Just because you’re getting something affordable, that doesn’t mean you should have to make a lot of trade-offs. With its 8th-Gen Intel Core i5 processor,

Intel Core i5-8400: should I buy this processor?

For most people, the best processors are going to be the ones that pack in a good deal of performance while keeping the price low. While they

MacBook Air 2018 announced: 13.3-inch Retina Display, Touch ID, Siri, and two USB-C ports

MacBook Air 2018: What’s new with Apple’s revamped lightweight laptop, and how it compares to the other MacBook ranges. Apple has revealed the new MacBook

GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS MASTER Review

Intel’s 9th Gen desktop CPUs launched early this month and with that came a new family of motherboards based on the Z390 chipset. The GIGABYTE

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 review: Microsoft adds quad-core power to its tried-and-true tablet

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 6 is the latest iteration of its iconic Windows tablet, complete with an 8th-generation, quad-core chip inside of it. It’s otherwise identical

Intel debuts 9th-generation Core chips, including Core i9 and X-series parts, with a few twists

Hyper-Threading suddenly becomes scarce, and the stunning 28-core chip is Xeon only. Intel unveiled its 9th-generation Core desktop chips on Monday with the notable omission

Lenovo Miix 630 review: Ultra long-lasting 2-in-1 has a few too many issues

The Lenovo Miix 630 is a Windows laptop that uses the same Qualcomm CPUs seen in top phones. Well, 2017’s top phones. This helps it

ASUS ZenBook S (UX391) Hands-On, Quick Review: Ultraportable A4-Sized Workhorse

We check out ASUS’ latest premium ultrabook! Since ASUS’ refreshed ZenBook line is headlined by key features like crazy thin bezels, Ergolift hinges, and ScreenPads,

Here’s every feature Apple might copy from the PC for the updated MacBook Air 13

When you’re a laptop that hasn’t been updated significantly since 2015, you have a lot of choices for upgrade features. The buzz continues to build

Lenovo ThinkPad E480 Review

Our Verdict The Lenovo ThinkPad E480 not only continues to wear the E series badge with pride but also returns to its roots by displaying

Dell XPS 13 9370 vs Dell XPS 15 9570: Which should you buy?

They’re two of the best laptops you could possibly buy. We’ll show you how to choose. You’ve narrowed down your next laptop choice down to

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 G3 15 (3579) Gaming Laptop Review: This budget gaming laptop makes the most of what it’s got

Just don’t obsess over the FPS counter. It’s not the thinnest, lightest, or most powerful gaming laptop on the market, and we wish its 15.6-inch

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 3rd-gen Review: a flexible business ultrabook

PROS Excellent display X1 Carbon style with Yoga flexibility Tablet Mode and built-in stylus 4G LTE option Robust sound quality CONS Stylus is difficult to

Lenovo Yoga Book C930 vs original Yoga Book: What’s new

Lenovo’s original Yoga Book was an intriguing idea, but it’s the Yoga Book C930 announced today where the delivery finally lives up to the sci-fi

4 gadgets the Lenovo Yoga Book C930 could replace

Convergence gave us the smartphone that was also a camera and media player, and now Lenovo’s Yoga Book C930 wants to do the same for

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