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HYSTOU FMP04 Review: Fanless Mini PC with Core i5-7th Gen CPU (8+256 SSD)

Meet the Hystou FMP04 – another fanless computer with an Intel Core i5-7200U processor for your IoT and home entertainment projects. This particular module has

Lenovo launches five ThinkPad 9th-Gen laptops in the Philippines

Lenovo has launched its 9th-Generation of ThinkPad laptops that caters to the Filipino business market. Starting with the ThinkPad T490, it features a 14-inch display,

How to install the macOS Catalina beta in its own APFS container

You can have your Catalina and still be Mojave fresh. With the public beta out for macOS 10.15 Catalina, you might be a thrill seeker

My picks for best value SSDs of 2019

Along with batteries, SSDs are one of the user-replaceable components of a laptop that you will most likely need to replace during the laptop’s lifespan. While

New 13-inch MacBook Pro teardown finds improved battery and non-upgradable SSD

Apple’s new 13-inch MacBook Pro has been given the teardown treatment over at iFixit, with some interesting revelations concerning the battery, keyboard, SSD and more.

Lenovo IdeaPad S940 review

Thin bezels are all the rage these days, and Lenovo has joined in on the fun. Its newest laptop, the IdeaPad S940, comes with a

Addlink S70 NVMe SSD Review: Killer performance for a song

Would you pay $120 for 1TB? You might, rabbit, you might. I must admit, I wasn’t expecting all that much from Addlink’s S70 SSD. I’d

Transform your Mac in just 15 minutes with Aura Pro X2 – Here’s how it works!

Why buy a new Mac when you can give new life to your existing Mac. The OWC Aura Pro X2 is a next-generation solid-state drive

Acer Swift 3 13 (2019) review

We took a long look at Acer’s Swift 3 with a 14-inch display, and we liked its combination of performance, battery life, and attractive pricing.

Dell G7 15 (2019) Review

The revamped Dell G7 15 is here, and it’s finally a worthy mainstream gaming laptop. For $1,778 (starting at $1,098), you get a powerful 9th

Fledging Shell Thunderbolt 3 review: Roll your own X5 with this fast, portable NVMe enclosure

Samsung’s X5 Thunderbolt drive has nothing on the Shell, which costs about $100 less at the same capacity. There’s nothing like generic when it comes

MacBook Pro 13-inch with Touch Bar (2019) Review

It’s a stretch to call the 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar new for 2019. That’s because it’s mostly just a spec upgrade — with

Seagate FireCuda 510 NVMe SSD review: Very fast almost all the time

This M.2 SSD was scintillatingly fast, but dropped to merely good in one test Seagate ran some pretty impressive performance numbers by me before I

Intel’s 2nd-gen Optane Memory M15 upgrades storage performance speeds

Intel’s “2nd-gen” Optane Memory devices finally increase the number of PCIe lanes. Buried among 10th-gen Core laptop CPU news, Intel unexpectedly dropped an update to

Kingston KC2000 NVMe PCIe SSD Review: Entry-level price, top-shelf performance

Priced like a budget drive, but as fast in many ways as Samsung’s mighty 970 Pro I wasn’t expecting much from Kingston’s KC2000 M.2 NVMe

Adata SD600Q ruggedized external SSD review

Adata is probably one of the most prolific storage vendors on the market, which is very surprising given that it doesn’t produce any components by

ASUS VivoBook S14 S430 review – another decent 14-incher

This is the last device from the newest VivoBook S-series to come on our desk. After the S15 S530 and S13 S330, today we are

Upgrading an older iMac’s PCIe SSD: Third-party solutions that save you beaucoup bucks

If you bought entry-level iMac with at least a Fusion Drive, here’s how to upgrade to something faster, more capacious—and cheap (relatively). I love Retina

Seagate IronWolf 110 2.5-inch SSD: Up to 4TB of NAS storage designed to last, but a lot of cash

With a TBW rating of nearly 2TB for every gigabyte of capacity, this drive is rated for the long haul While Intel’s Optane SSDs set

Top 5 reasons to BUY or NOT buy the Lenovo Ideapad 530s (14″)!

If you don’t have time to read our in-depth review of the new Lenovo Ideapad 530s (14″) then here’s the place where you can read our summary of

Intel Optane Memory H10 SSD Review: How it could speed up your next laptop

Intel’s hybrid combo Optane and QLC SSD shines under heavy workloads. Intel’s Optane Memory H10 SSD is one of those enigmas of PC hardware that

HP Chromebook 15 2019: Finally, the age of couch apps is here

So you’d like to see another Chromebook, would you? Today HP’s got a new Chromebook with a 15-inch display that FHD and works with touch.

5 things the Xbox 2 needs to beat the PS5

A huge wedge of PS5 information yesterday has everyone excited, talking about elements like the PlayStation 5‘s new 3D sound chip, super-fast SSD or even

Everything you need to know about Intel Optane right now

Here’s the difference between Optane Memory, Optane drives, Optane DC Persistent Memory and Intel’s new Optane Memory SSD. Intel’s Optane technology promises fairly big jumps

WD Blue SN500 NVMe SSD review: Great bang for the buck

Good performance (even off cache) and a very nice price make this the entry-level drive to buy It doesn’t seem that long ago that the

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

Top 5 Reasons to BUY or NOT buy the ASUS ROG GL704 (SCAR II / HERO II)!

ASUS refreshed its ROG GL704 series with the latest RTX GPUs and of course, we got one for an in-depth review in our laboratory. If

Lenovo Legion Y740 15-inch review

Lenovo might be best known for the ThinkPad, but it also seeks out gamers with its lineup of Legion laptops. Last year’s Legion Y730 was

LaCie Mobile SSD 2TB review

LaCie can be considered to be the Apple of the storage world with extravagant, often futuristic, bold designs and premium pricing. LaCie is owned by

OWC Envoy Pro EX Thunderbolt 3 1TB portable SSD (2019) review

Thunderbolt 3 is quietly establishing itself as the preferred interface for top-of-the-range devices (although we hope it doesn’t suffer the same fate as Firewire). Its