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5 Reasons to Buy Your Next Laptop Online, Not in a Store

At first blush, it might seem like a good idea to buy your laptop at a brick-and-mortar store. After all, if you can visit the

Dell Latitude 7280 Review

Pros / Speedy performance; Durable design; Long battery life with optional four-cell upgrade Cons / Can get pricey; Scratchy audio; Underside heats up Verdict /

10 Laptop Features You Can Skip to Save Money

Whether you’re buying a laptop that you can configure-to-order or choosing from a set of different models, you’ll pay more for better components and capabilities.

Samsung Chromebook Pro review

THE GOOD: A very long list of features for the price, including a QHD touch display, hybrid hinge and included stylus. Adding support for the

10 Key Features to Look for in Your Next Laptop

Up until around 2010, both consumers and businesses could be counted on to upgrade their laptops every three years on average, because technology changed so

Asus Chromebook Flip C302CA Review

The Pros Speedy performance; Sleek lightweight design; Bright 1080p display; Solid battery life The Cons Pricey; No USB Type A ports Verdict The Asus Chromebook

Which ThinkPad is Right For You?

For many business users and corporate IT departments, nothing but a Lenovo ThinkPad laptop will do. Whether it’s their strong build quality, industry-leading keyboards, hyper

Laptop Mag CES 2017 Awards : Best Mobile Tech

After a few years where many so-called experts said tablets and phones would replace the PC, 2017 is shaping up to be one of the

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2017) preview: The best business laptop money can buy?

If there’s one so-called “business laptop” brand that keeps its customers happy time and again, that would be ThinkPad. The once IBM-owned brand has remained

CHUWI Hi10 Pro Review

Established in 2004, Chuwi is a Chinese OEM based in Shenzhen, with a pretty neat lineup of Windows tablets and 2-in-1s since a while. Very

Lenovo Refreshes ThinkPad Line With New CPUs, Thunderbolt 3

Some of the best business laptops in the world are about to get a whole lot better. Starting in January, Lenovo will release new versions

HP EliteBook 1030 G1 Review

The Pros Long battery life; Stylish design; Solid performance, Comfortable keyboard; Great sound The Cons Dim display; Slower SSD Verdict The EliteBook 1030 G1 is

HP Stream 14 Review

THE GOOD: The inexpensive HP Stream 14 is an attractive, lightweight 14-inch Windows laptop with a long battery life and performance good enough for basic

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

HP EliteBook 1040 G3 Review

The Pros Innovative privacy-mode display; Comfortable keyboard; Solid audio The Cons Short battery life; Dull color output Verdict The EliteBook 1040 G3 is a 14-inch

Dell Latitude 13 3000 2-in-1 (3379) Review

Pros USB Type-C; Affordable; Loud speakers Cons Uncomfortable keyboard and trackpad; Not MIL-STD-810G tested for durability Verdict The Dell Latitude 13 3000 2-in-1 has support

Microsoft Surface Book i7 (2016) review

THE GOOD: Improved speed, graphics and battery life in a similar, crisp design. Detachable tablet comes included, as does the Surface Pen. Has USB ports

Acer TravelMate X3 X349-M review – the true definition of a travelling companion

Pros Excellent design and build quality Lightweight and portable Good keyboard, responsive touchpad Well-priced Good screen for the mid-range models with FHD IPS panels No

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

Acer Chromebook R 13 Review

The Pros Runs Android apps; Excellent battery life; Sleek, premium-looking design; Comfortable keyboard The Cons Mediocre performance; Flat audio Verdict The Acer Chromebook R 13

Dell Precision 7510 Review

Pros Speedy performance; Moderate gaming prowess; Comfortable typing experience; Strong audio Cons Dim, dull default display; Hefty; Mediocre battery life Verdict The Dell Precision 7510

Lenovo ThinkPad P50s Review

Pros Lightweight and portable; MIL-STD 810G tested; Bright display; Good battery life Cons Blurry webcam; Bottom runs hot Verdict The Lenovo ThinkPad P50s is a

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,

Steljes Audio ML-30HD Integrated Amplifier Review

Pros Sweet and refined sound Solid build Useful features Cons Limited bass Sounds better at higher volumes Valve a little bit of a gimmick What

13 Disappearing Laptop Ports and How to Get Them Back

Apple recently kicked over a hornet’s nest filled with dongles when it unveiled a pair of iPhones that do away with the 3.5-mm audio jack.

Acer Aspire E 15 (E5-575G) Full review – feature-packed dirt-cheap mid-ranger

Pros Decent touchpad and keyboard experience No PWM above 17% brightness USB-C 3.1 connectivity for ultra-fast data transfer Good price/performance ratio (it’s even suitable for

Lenovo Ideapad Y900 Review

The Pros Sexy, redesigned chassis; Excellent customizable mechanical keyboard; Solid overall and graphics performance; Good Nvidia G-Sync display The Cons Lacks Nvidia Pascal GPU; Overpriced

Hands on: Fujitsu Lifebook S936 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Fujitsu has a winner on its hands, with the S936 offering excellent performance along with some stunning expansion capabilities and shockingly good

FINSix Dart Charger Review

The Pros Tiny; Multiple color options; Extra USB port The Cons Prongs don’t fold; No MacBook options Verdict The FINSix Dart is the smallest laptop