SSDs

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

Acer Predator Helios 500 hands on

Key Features Review Price: £1799/$1999 17.3-inch, 144Hz display with G-Sync Overclockable Intel 8th gen processors Intel Optane technology Backlit keyboard and trackpad Up to Nvidia

NZXT H500i review: A $100 case loaded with premium features

Luxury you can actually afford. The NZXT H500i blends clean design and outstanding cable management with a boatload of premium features typically found in more

Kingston A1000 SSD review: A budget M.2 NVMe beaten at its own game by better drives

A nice upgrade from SATA, but at this point, not much cheaper than much faster drives You’ll get a nice boost in storage performance over

Dell Latitude 15 3590 review – improvement over last year’s fluke but not that significant

Pros The display is free of PWM Good overall performance, despite the weird thermal management Supports M.2 PCIe NVMe/SATA SSDs Exceptional battery life during web

Chillblast Fusion Fireblade review: Superb gaming PC for the price

Good gaming pace and decent components elsewhere make for a surprisingly affordable high-end gaming PC Pros Stunning case Extremely quiet Cons No overclock The Chillblast

Lenovo ThinkPad E580 review – modern business device with a great legacy behind it

Pros Super fast and responsive device Very good input devices Supreme contrast and viewing angles Supports M.2 PCIe NVMe/SATA SSDs Well calculated cooling Very good

Samsung 970 EVO review: Strong competition for the best budget NVMe SSD

Samsung’s lower-priced M.2 NVMe SSD rivals, but can’t unseat WD’s Black NVMe. Though it isn’t the equal of WD’s Black NVMe in sustained writing, the

Samsung 970 Pro SSD review: The fastest M.2 NVMe drive yet

The fastest M.2 NVMe drive available to the end-user–and one of the priciest This is the fastest M.2 NVMe SSD available to the end-user, as

Fractal Design Define R6 Review

Our Verdict The Fractal Design Define R6 tries to find a middle-ground between silent performance and cooling performance. In order to eliminate the noise, the

Crucial MX500 500GB review: As fast a SATA SSD as you can find

Fast, cheap and with a lengthy warranty, the Crucial MX500 is a great option for anyone who doesn’t need a pro-level drive Pros Very fast

MSI GE73 VR Raider: Tool of a gaming enthusiast

Gaming Laptops have always been about performance over everything else. Most of these come in the universally accepted red and black attire and I don’t

Western Digital Black 3D NVMe SSD Review : High-end performance at near entry-level prices

This NVMe SSD is a match for the Samsung 960 Pro, but it costs considerably less Pros Top-notch performance Priced more like a budget NVMe

PC/Laptop Storage: HDD, SSD, or SSHD?

Storage drives, or non-volatile memory is one of the pillars that makes up the ecosystem of parts that is your computer. In simplest terms, it

Intel 800P Optane SSD review: Bleeding-edge pain without bleeding-edge gain

We love the potential of Optane, but current products aren’t competitive price- or capacity-wise with NAND-based offerings. Intel’s Optane technology shows promise and scales well,

Overclockers Gaming Oxygen review: A gaming PC that oozes all-round quality

This Vega-based PC costs a lot, but it’s beautifully built and has an excellent SSD/hard disk combo Pros Looks great Suitable for current VR games

Corsair Obsidian 500D Review

Our Verdict The Corsair Obsidian 500D brings the basic features you would expect in a premium case. It continues the legacy of the Obsidian series

Asus ROG Strix X370-I Gaming review: A good-looking AM4 board and a solid overclocker

The best mini-ITX board for Ryzen, offering striking looks and decent overclocking, but the X370 chipset needlessly inflates the price Pros Ideal for overclocking AMD

ASUS Vivo V241IC All-in-One PC Review

What we liked about it: Great, premium design Slim bezels Touchscreen Good speakers No bloatware Solid build quality Good performance on light games What we

Dell Inspiron 13 7373 2-in-1 Review

What we liked: Premium and elegant design Immersive and high-quality speakers Excellent keyboard Slim profile Long battery life Rock-solid build Multiple Thunderbolt 3 ports Touch-enabled

Ryzen CPUs explained: Everything you need to know about AMD’s disruptive multicore chips

AMD’s powerful Ryzen processors democratize CPU cores and challenge Intel’s high-end chips. After a decade of fielding ho-hum FX-series processors, AMD’s finally released its highly

How to build a powerful, portable mini-ITX Ryzen gaming PC

Tuck this 6-core rig under your arm and bring it to a LAN party. Computers don’t have to be big to be powerful. While opting