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Does Anybody Really Need a Laptop Cooling Pad?

Spend enough time perusing computer and gaming websites or stores and you’ll see some goofy things. Tech accessories can run the spectrum from very useful

Origin Chronos (2017) Review: A Compact Gaming Desktop Done Right

THE GOOD Sleek, living-room-friendly design Fairly upgradable Great overall performance Lots of customization options THE BAD Some of the better add-ons are pricey VERDICT The

Intel Core i5-8250U vs Core i5-7300HQ – 8th gen ULV vs 7th gen HQ

Although the Intel Core i5-8250U is barely available on the market, it seems to strike quite a lot of attention and performance seems quite promising.

MSI GE63VR Raider review

OUR VERDICT The MSI GE63VR is a gamer through and through, with all the racing stripes, chromatic keys and pixels you want. But, unlike most

Medion Erazer X6603 review

OUR VERDICT A capable gaming machine at a price that’s approachable for most gamers’ wallets, with inoffensive styling and a good-enough GPU. FOR Excellent mid-range

Dell Precision 7520 Review

Pros / Excellent 4K display; Top-of-the-line workstation performance; ruggedized construction Cons / Heavy, even for a workstation; Expensive for top configurations Verdict / The Dell

MSI GE73VR 7RF Raider Pro Review

The Pros Slick design; Strong performance; Powerful speakers The Cons Display is dimmer than average; Lackluster keyboard and mouse Verdict The MSI GE73VR 7RF Raider

The Best Refurbished Laptop Deals Right Now

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

MSI Infinite A review

OUR VERDICT The MSI Infinite A can chew up practically any game you throw at it. Just try not to let all the features confuse

MSI WS63VR 7RL Review

The Pros Sleek design; Solid gaming and productivity performance; Three-year warranty The Cons Display is dimmer than average; Stiff touchpad is missing gestures Verdict The

Nvidia Max-Q vs. Pascal: What Gaming Laptop Should You Get?

There’s been a lot of hype surrounding Nvidia’s new Max-Q laptop design standard. With a few power adjustments and some clever designs, a handful of

Asus TUF X299 Mark 1 Motherboard Review

The release of the X299 platform means we have lovely new motherboards to drool over. Much has been said about the X299 platform. While the

6 Reasons To Buy the Dell XPS 15 and 2 Reasons to Skip

In our full review, we called the Dell XPS 15 the “best 15-inch laptop money can buy.” It has the same InfinityEdge bezel as its

ASRock X299 Taichi Motherboard Review

Pros: Features for the price Inc WiFi, dual LAN Refined BIOS and general feel OC is just too easy Triple M.2 Subtle design in the

Hands on: HP ZBook 15 G4 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The design may be bulky and a bit dated, but the ZBook 15 G4 remains a powerful, versatile and secure workhorse. FOR

The Pros and Cons of SLI Laptops

If you’re looking for a high-performance gaming laptop capable of standing toe-to-toe with the beefiest desktop rigs, then you’ll want to consider a laptop with

Gigabyte SabrePro 15 review

OUR VERDICT The Gigabyte SabrePro 15 is one of the most decked-out affordable gaming laptops that works well for both tight budgets and those looking

MSI GS63VR 7RF Stealth Pro Gaming Notebook Review

Pros: Thin and light Excellent keyboard Software solution actually adds value Audio solution Powerful spec inc 7700HQ and GTX 1060 Cons: Gets noisy under load

Lenovo Legion Y720 Review

Pros / Awesome speakers; Xbox wireless controller adapter built in; Decent battery life Cons / Ugly; Dim display; Mixed productivity performance and slow SSD Verdict

Lenovo Legion Y920 Review

Pros Slick, attractive design; Great overall and graphics performance; Comfortable, customizable keyboard; Runs cool when gaming; Lovely G-Sync panel Cons Heavy; Below-average battery life Verdict

HP ZBook 17 G4 Review

The Pros Category-leading performance; Vivid DreamColor 4K display; Rugged design The Cons Bulky design; Slightly dim display; Crazy expensive for top configs Verdict The HP

Acer Predator Helios 300 (15-Inch) Review

The Pros Great price for a GTX 1060 GPU; Strong performance; Relatively long battery life; two-year warranty; Easy to upgrade The Cons Display is on

MSI B350M Mortar review

PROS Reasonable application performance Solid mainstream features Very affordable CONS Mediocre gaming speed Few high-end features High power consumption KEY FEATURES Micro-ATX Form Factor AMD

Asus ROG Zephyrus GX501 review

OUR VERDICT The Asus ROG Zephyrus sets a high bar for powerful, thin gaming laptops with exceptional performance, whisper quiet operation and a truly innovative

Asus ROG Zephyrus Review

The Pros Sexy, lightweight chassis; Innovative cooling system; Stunning Nvidia G-Sync display; Impressive gaming and overall performance; Runs cool when gaming; The Cons Subpar battery

MSI GE62VR 7RF Camo Squad Review: Heavy Hitter

We review MSI’s GE62VR 7RF! MSI’s newest notebook, the GE62VR 7RF is a 15-inch gaming notebook that’s advertised as VR ready, and is clad in a pretty unique

Hands on: Aorus X5 MD review

OUR VERDICT A slim gaming laptop crammed full of the latest and greatest components available. FOR A GTX 1080 and G-Sync Thin 22.9mm chassis Thunderbolt

Most Anticipated Nvidia Max-Q Gaming Laptops

The end is nigh for chunky, bulky gaming laptops, at least if Nvidia’s Max-Q design approach leads to new standards. Announced at Computex, Max-Q helps make

Best of Computex 2017

Computex Taipei is always an exciting event, but this year’s host of dramatic laptop innovations and cutting-edge products was an embarrassment of riches. From always-connected

Hands on: MSI GT75VR Titan review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The MSI GT75 VR looks like a solid desktop replacement, but it’s too early to call it without a closer look at