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Pimax 8K headset first try: Virtual reality has never looked this good

With Microsoft’s hardware partners poised to unleash their Mixed Reality headsets very soon, we’re not short of VR headsets to pick from right now. At

Hands on: Samsung HMD Odyssey review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Samsung HMD Odyssey offers an eye-popping joyride into the world of virtual reality as seen through Windows 10, and while its cost

Samsung’s Mixed Reality Headset Hands-On Review: Premium Sight and Sound

Microsoft’s growing fleet of mixed reality headsets just got bigger. Samsung (Oct. 3) took the wraps off a new headset built to take advantage of

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

Dell Inspiron 27 7000 Review

THE GOOD Solid performance Spacious storage Upgradable design 4K resolution THE BAD Dim display Awkward webcam placement VERDICT The Dell Inspiron 27 7000 is an

Razer Blade vs Asus ROG Zephyrus Comparison

Gaming laptops have been getting progressively thinner over the years — sometimes at the expense of power. However, Nvidia’s new Max-Q designlaptops are proving that you might

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

Nvidia GTX 1070 vs. 1080: What’s the Best Value?

Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 10-Series GPUs have gone a long way in closing the gap between laptop and desktop graphics cards. Aside from a few tweaks,

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

Alienware Area 51 Threadripper Review: Kick Ass for the Price

THE GOOD Fun design Great graphics and overall performance Runs quiet when gaming Considerably cheaper than the competition THE BAD Not as many configuration options

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

Razer Blade Pro (2017) Review

The Pros Slim, attractive chassis; Gorgeous 4K Nvidia G-Sync display; Great overall and graphics performance; Excellent sound; The Cons Expensive; SSD not very fast; Gets

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

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

MacOS High Sierra Preview: All the best new features tested

Apple’s commitment to running out free annual updates to its desktop operating system is to be commended. It’s kept macOS looking fresh, ensuring that most

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

Asus VivoPC X Review: Gorgeous Looks, Limited Performance

THE GOOD Wonderfully compact design Affordable VR-ready THE BAD Performance trails that of some competitors Limited configurations Can’t upgrade components VERDICT The Asus VivoPC X

Dell Precision 7720 Review

Pros / Lengthy battery life; Vivid display; Comfortable keyboard Cons / Slow SSD; weak webcam Verdict / The Precision 7720 is a giant, long-lasting workstation.

MSI Aegis 3 review

OUR VERDICT The MSI Aegis 3’s stunningly quiet fans belie its powerful specs and aggressive design, all in a small form factor that’s easy to

CyberPowerPC Gamer Master 9500 Review : Good Ryzen Bang for Your Buck

THE GOOD Tons of customization options Strong CPU and graphics performance Good value THE BAD Can run noisy VERDICT The CyberPowerPC Gamer Master 9500 offers

Volta V Review: A Neat Gaming PC That Helps the Environment

THE GOOD Stylish, eco-friendly design Strong overall and graphics performance Runs very quiet THE BAD Not a lot of customization 4K gaming is mixed VERDICT

Alienware 15 R3 Review

Pros / Attractive redesigned chassis; Good graphics and overall performance; Comfortable keyboard; Tobii eye-tracking integration; Lovely G-Sync enabled display Cons / Below-average battery life; A

MSI WT73VR 7RM Review

The Pros VR-ready; Comfortable keyboard; Superfast SSD; Powerful audio The Cons Insanely expensive; Short battery life; Dim display Verdict The pricey MSI WT73VR 7RM delivers

Origin Genesis Review : $9,000 of Gaming Greatness

THE GOOD Excellent performance Head-turning design Incredibly customizable THE BAD Takes up a lot of space Very expensive VERDICT The Origin PC Genesis offers crazy-powerful

Hands on: LG SteamVR headset review

OUR EARLY VERDICT LG’s SteamVR headset borrows heavily from the already excellent HTC Vive. That’s not necessarily a bad thing when you consider all the

Falcon Northwest FragBox Review : $5,000 Worth of Awesome

THE GOOD Sleek, travel-friendly design Very customizable chassis Strong overall performance Supports dual GPUs THE BAD Occasionally noisy Pricey VERDICT The Falcon Northwest is a

Best All-in-One PCs 2017

All-in-one PCs are a great middle ground for those seeking a great home computer — they take up less room than traditional towers, and offer

Lenovo IdeaCentre Y710 Cube Review : Road-Ready Warrior

THE GOOD Unique, compact design Easy to upgrade Strong gaming performance THE BAD Heavy for a portable PC VERDICT The Lenovo IdeaCentre Y710 packs 4K

Nvidia GTX 1050 vs. GTX 1050 Ti : Budget Gaming GPU Face-Off

Gaming is an expensive hobby; most of the top gaming laptops cost well over $1,000 and feature Nvidia’s most powerful graphics cards: the 1060, 1070