SSDs

Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti review: Changing the game

These graphics cards are built for the future. What does that mean today? The GeForce RTX 2080 and RTX 2080 Ti aren’t like any other

Seagate BarraCuda Pro 14TB review: Pushing the hard drive limits yet again

More space, faster sustained speeds… There’s nothing not to like about Seagate’s latest platter spinner. All about all we have to say about the Barracuda

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

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

Sandisk Extreme Portable SSD (1TB) Review : Classy, practical, and speedy USB 3.1 Gen 2 storage

The Extreme Portable SSD’s convenient form factor trumps the drive’s slight performance deficit compared to the Samsung T5. With its fast USB 3.1 Gen 2

Samsung 970 Evo 500GB Review : A more affordable SSD – but is it worth the cash saving?

Pros  Excellent, consistent speeds  Solid endurance ratings  Cheaper than 970 Pro Cons  970 Pro quicker in some tests  970 Pro offers better endurance Key Features

Intel Optane SSD 905P 480GB Review : A revolutionary SSD – but it will cost you

Pros  Incredible small and random file pace  Groundbreaking endurance levels  Interesting form factors Cons  Hugely expensive  Sequential speeds can’t match Samsung Key Features *** NOTE

Acer Swift 3 (2018) Hands-on Review : First look – A gigabit Wi-Fi laptop for the masses

Key Features Prices start from €799 Intel Core i7-8565U/i5-8265U/i3-8145U processors Nvidia GTX 1050 Max-Q (2GB or 4GB of GDDR5 VRAM) 512GB SSD 8GB of DDR4

ASUS ROG Huracan G21 Review: Compact Gaming Beast

It’s a compact gaming desktop like no other It’s hard to justify buying a pre-built desktop nowadays, especially when it’s ridiculously easy to build your

Best mini PC 2018: The best barebones PCs you can buy from just £10/$12.8

These small-form-factor mini PCs will save you space and money As great as beefy desktop PCs are, there’s one problem: their size. Compared to other

Should you buy a 32-core Threadripper 2990WX?

Here’s why you should—or shouldn’t—buy AMD’s crazy new 32-core Threadripper CPU. AMD’s 32-core  Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX is arguably the most powerful “consumer” CPU ever sold.

Intel SSD 660p review: Quad Level Cell (QLC/4-bit) NAND makes its debut

Good performance for a startlingly low price make this drive a game-changer for bargain users. But it’s a dud when it runs out of cache.

ASUS ROG Strix GL504 Scar II: The FPS Gamers’ Dream?

Announced back in June during COMPUTEX, the ROG Strix Scar II is the newest model in the company’s FPS-centric gaming notebook lineup. While already has

ASUS TUF B450M-PLUS GAMING Review

Our Verdict The ASUS TUF B450M is what most of the folks eager to build an AMD system have been waiting for. These B450 boards

Laptop buyer’s guide: What to get when everything’s on sale

Everything you need to know to find the good deals among the mediocre ones. Laptop deals don’t just rain from the sky for the holidays.

Best laptop for students UK: The best laptops for school, college and university in 2018

A good laptop is crucial for the modern student – read the definitive list of the best laptops and Chromebooks, from just £200 *** Note

The highest-performing PC hardware you can buy today

Looking to build the ultimate PC? If price is no object, this is the hardware you want. The best gear money can buy One of

Apple MacBook Pro 2018: Everything you need to know

Apple’s new 2018 MacBook Pro range is here, and if you’ve been holding off a Mac upgrade because you wanted more performance, these could well

Dell New XPS 13 vs. HP Spectre x360 13t: Which laptop is better

What happens when the best clamshell laptop takes on the best convertible laptop? A clash of the titans When you’re trying to decide on a

Lenovo Legion Y520 (15″) vs Lenovo Legion Y530 (15″) – what are the differences?

As Lenovo Legion Y520 review reaped huge success, we decided you would be intrigued to find out what distinguishes this super popular mid-range gaming model from

Sony G Series Professional SSD review: What a super-reliable, fast SATA SSD is like

This fast 2.5-inch SSD is warrantied for 10 years and an ocean of writes, but you pay a hefty premium for the peace of mind.

LG gram (15Z980) Review

Pros  Lightweight build  Impressive display  Long battery life Cons  Integrated graphics  Bottom-mounted speakers Key Features Review Price: £1299/$1741 What is the LG gram? I’ve seen

Toshiba RC100 NVMe SSD review: A good bargain SSD for laptops

It’s thin, short, and energy-efficient, if not particularly fast. Even though Toshiba’s RC100 is the slowest M.2 NVMe SSD we’ve tested, it’s still a kick

The Lenovo Legion Y730 gaming laptop has overclocking and RGB lighting to spare

Both the 15-inch and 17-inch versions will have overclockable RAM options. The Lenovo Legion Y730 is a midrange gaming laptop that isn’t afraid to fly

Lenovo’s Legion C530 and Legion C730 Cubes are compact desktops made for esports

They even have a heavy-duty carrying handle. Lenovo’s Legion C530 Cube and Legion C730 Cube are compact gaming desktops made with esports in mind. They’re

Gigabyte Sabre first look review

Key Features Intel Core i7+ H 17.3-inch and 15.6-inch FHD, IPS screen options 128-256GB SSD, 1TB HDD 8-16GB RAM GTX 1050, 1050 Ti GPU options

How to add an SSD to your laptop

Adding an SSD to your laptop is the most effective upgrade you can perform. There is one upgrade that will universally improve a laptop’s performance:

Top 5 Reasons to BUY or NOT buy the MSI GE73VR 7RF Raider!

As you may have already read in its in-depth review, the MSI GE73VR 7RF Raider takes place in the hard-core gaming segment. So if this bad boy has managed

Corsair 460X White Review

Our Verdict While incorporating the basic essential features for a powerful rig, the Corsair 460X offers impressive build quality on almost every front. The white

Inside Acer Predator Helios 500 – disassembly, internal photos and upgrade options [+Video]

Acer Predator Helios 500 is the first laptop with proper Coffee Lake processor – the Core i9-8950HK we ever tested, so we were very interested