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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 Flexing Its Muscles with New Legion, IdeaPads, Flex 5

It’s springtime and a whole new crop of consumer laptops is blooming at Lenovo. Today, the company announced several additions to its mainstream IdeaPad family,

Dell Inspiron 11 3000 (2017) Review

Pros / Fantastic battery life; Amazingly low price; Solid audio Cons / Dim display Verdict / The Dell Inspiron 11 3000 offers all-day battery life

Lenovo Ideapad V510 review – so many features, the price can’t handle it

Pros Decent build Fingerprint reader Excellent value IPS display Supports M.2 SATA SSDs Cons Slightly below average battery runtime Limited availability worldwide The screen uses

Teclast X5 Pro review

OUR VERDICT The X5 Pro is, on paper, a fantastic product pitched at a hard-to-believe price. However, a great device is more than the sum

Acer Swift 3 review

PROS Stylish, all-metal design Decent IPS display Good overall performance Over seven hours’ battery life Fantastic value CONS Display quality not good enough for professionals

Dell Vostro 15 3568 review – cheap Intel Core (Kaby Lake)-powered notebook with some trade-offs

Pros Considerably low price for a Core i5-7200U-powered laptop The touchpad seems nice Oustanding battery life The display is brighter than we expected (235 cd/m2)

Lenovo Legion Y520 (GTX 1050 Ti) review – the Y-series are finally on the right track

Pros Impeccable build quality and refreshing aesthetics Lighter than its predecessor Excellent keyboard and touchpad experience Despite its drawbacks, the IPS screen provides good image

AMD Radeon R7 M445 vs GeForce 940M, 940MX, 950M and 960M – benchmarks and gaming comparison

Most budget notebooks don’t come with a discrete graphics card, they mostly rely on the integrated one. However, in some cases, we see a budget

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

Hands on: Lenovo Legion Y720 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Sporting sharp looks and a unique focus on virtual reality experiences, the Lenovo Legion Y720 is a very alluring mid-range gaming laptop.

Lenovo Ideapad 110S Review

Pros Keyboard is responsive Touchpad supports gestures Speedier than the competition Includes one-year Office 365 subscription Cons Shorter-than-average battery life Horrible webcam No 802.11ac Wi-Fi

Kangaroo Notebook Review

The Pros Passable display, decent performance; Little bloatware The Cons Feels cheap; Horrible keyboard and touchpad; Muffled sound; Runs hot; Less battery life than the

Which Laptop CPU is Right for You?

A computer’s processor is its brain, the component where most of the “thinking” happens. A faster CPU (central processing unit) lets you crunch spreadsheets, surf

STARRY STATION REVIEW

HIGHS Attractive, triangular shape Touch panel provides easy setup and management Parental controls are managed by a mobile app Wireless AC speeds up to 1,300

Asus Transformer Mini T102HA Review

The Pros Bright screen; Long battery life; Surprisingly loud speakers The Cons Cramped keyboard; Sluggish performance Verdict The Asus Transformer Mini T102HA is a lightweight

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

ACER SWIFT 7 REVIEW

HIGHS Luxurious look and feel Two USB Type-C ports Color accurate, high-contrast display Huge touchpad Long battery life LOWS Performance lags the competition No resolution

Lenovo Yoga Book (Windows) Review

The Pros Superthin, ultralight chassis; Vibrant screen; Create Pad and Real Pen deliver fluid, accurate writing; Solid performance; Long battery life The Cons Difficult to

Acer Predator 15 (G9-593, with GTX 1070) review – the second attack

Pros Aggressive and good-looking design Solid construction with fiber glass reinforcement Comfortable keyboard and trackpad 2.5” HDD/SSD slot + 2x M.2 PCIe NVMe slots Four

Asus ZenBook UX330UA review

PROS Thin and light build Bright, high-resolution screen CONS Cooling fans on a lot of the time Performance is middling for the spec Mediocre battery

Dell Latitude 11 for Education (3150) Review

The Pros Comfortable keyboard; Strong speakers The Cons Consistent, annoying lag; Dim display; Heavy for its size Verdict The Dell Latitude 11 for Education (3150)

ASUS X550VX / K550VX review – gaming on a budget

Pros Generally good keyboard and touchpad (if the drivers of the latter are updated) Excellent price/performance ratio Includes the new GeForce GTX 950M with 2GB

13 Disappearing Laptop Ports and How to Get Them Back

Apple recently kicked over a hornet’s nest filled with dongles when it unveiled a pair of iPhones that do away with the 3.5-mm audio jack.

MSI GT83VR Titan SLI Review

The Pros Ridiculous graphics performance; Great overall performance; Agile transfer speeds; Runs with incredibly little noise; Excellent mechanical keyboard The Cons Superexpensive; Below-average screen brightness;

ASUS N552VX review – not the update we’ve expected but adds some essential features

Pros Good build quality Keeps the excellent keyboard and touchpad Slightly lighter and thinner than its predecessor Supports M.2 PCIe NVMe SSDs Excellent cooling solution

Lenovo Ideapad Y900 Review

The Pros Sexy, redesigned chassis; Excellent customizable mechanical keyboard; Solid overall and graphics performance; Good Nvidia G-Sync display The Cons Lacks Nvidia Pascal GPU; Overpriced

Hands on: Lenovo Miix 510 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Lenovo has once again appealed to style-conscious hybrid fans with another lightweight device that oozes class. FOR Solid build quality Attractive hinge

HP Pavilion 17 (2016) review – affordable, powerful, distant from its predecessor

Pros Excellent price/performance ratio Supports M.2 SATA SSDs Good IPS panel with wide sRGB coverage and high contrast ratio No PWM from 25 to 100%

Hands on: Voyo VBook V3 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Essentially, Voyo has produced a great piece of kit here, at least on the outside. Performance could have been improved but doing