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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

Eve V slays the Surface Pro 4 on specs – and is this week’s killer crowdfunder

Every week we scour Kickstarter, Indiegogo and more to find the best crowdfunding projects around, so you know which ones to consider backing – and

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

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

Which HP Laptop Is Right For You?

After carefully reviewing the laptop makers out there, you’ve decided to go with HP. But do you know which model is right for you? Do

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

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

Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch (2016) Review

The Pros Compact design; Very bright and colorful display; Improved butterfly keyboard; Excellent battery life; Impressive stereo speakers The Cons Not as fast as 7th-gen

Lenovo Yoga 910 Review

Pros Gorgeous, nearly bezel-free 13.9-inch display; Watchband hinge is still the best-looking available ; Intel 7th-gen CPU; Snappy keyboard; Strong battery life Cons Awkward webcam

StarTech USB-C Docking Station Review

The Pros Horizontal layout; Charges over USB Type-C The Cons Struggles with downscaling; Expensive for the ports it offers Verdict The StarTech USB-C docking station

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

Best USB Type-C Accessories and Cables

USB Type-C is the new standard connector for both charging and data on laptops, phones and tablets. While not every device has this powerful port yet,

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

Asus ZenBook 3 UX390UA Review

The Pros Gorgeous, superthin design; Sharp, vibrant screen; Excellent audio; Strong performance The Cons Short battery life; One port for data and charging; Poor webcam

Dell XPS 13 (Kaby Lake) Review : Our Favorite Laptop Gets Better

Pros Superb battery life; Good 7th-generation Core performance; Excellent Wi-Fi range; More ports than on competing laptops; Comfortable, soft-touch, carbon-fiber deck; Attractive rose-gold color option

The 29 best games for the new Apple TV

Games! That was what got us excited when we heard the new Apple TV would have third-party apps. It’d be like a console, only tiny,

Onda OBook 20 Plus Review

Pros Design Stylish keyboard GPU Advanced Media Streaming Options Windows 10 and Android 5.1 Cons Processor Battery Our passion of reviewing dual OS tablets is

HP Envy x360 review: The big-scale convertible

Convertible laptops are multiplying. It’s like they’ve grown reproductive organs and formed their own tribe. But that means there’s something to suit every scale, level

8 PCs That Look Like Macs

If you appreciate design and quality construction, you probably considered purchasing a Mac the last time you were in the market for a laptop or

Hands on: Alienware 17 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT This 17-inch laptop might be our favorite new addition to the Nvidia Pascal-powered gaming notebook family. FOR Thinner and aggressive new look

Acer Swift 7 Hands-on Review

KEY FEATURES Low-power Intel Core i ‘Y’ processors Up to 8GB of RAM 256GB SSD Weight: 1.1kg 9.8mm thick 13.3-inch, Full HD IPS display Manufacturer:

Lenovo Yoga 710 15-Inch Review

The Pros Clicky, responsive keyboard; Great display; Solid performance The Cons Fewer ports than competitors offer; Tinny speakers Verdict The Lenovo Yoga 710 delivers a

HP Pavilion x360 (13-inch) Review

The Pros Solid performance; Strong speakers The Cons Dim display; Lots of bloatware Verdict The HP Pavilion x360 is a solid performer with strong speakers,

Sky Ultra HD review

PROS Stunning picture quality with some content Decent variety of content Broadcast and download combo means no need for superfast broadband CONS 4K cameras for

Asus ZenBook UX306UA Review

The Pros Core i7 and 512GB SSD for under $1,000; Colorful matte display; Long battery life; Sleek aluminum design The Cons Uncomfortable keyboard; Blurry webcam

Asus Q524UQ Review

The Pros Beautiful design; Thunderbolt 3; Solid performance The Cons Reflective display; Slow HDD; Awkward keyboard; Short battery life; Verdict The Asus Q524UQ has a

Lenovo Yoga 710 Review

The Pros Small for its screen size; Vivid display; Very good battery life The Cons Blurry webcam; Fewer ports than competitors Verdict With a compact

HP Omen 15 (2016) Review

What’s Hot: Good performance for the price, relatively light. Keyboard has a number pad. Matte displays for those who despise glare. What’s Not: Cheap casing,

Plugable UD-CA1 USB-C Dock Review

The Pros Can be used horizontally or vertically; Outputs video at 4K; Charges over USB-C The Cons Only supports one monitor; Alt-mode compatibility is iffy;

Dell XPS 13 vs. Dell XPS 15 : One Size Doesn’t Fit All

It’s not a stretch to say that Dell’s XPS laptops are some of the best all-around laptops on the market today. The 13-inch Dell XPS