Windows PCs

Microsoft cracks the top 5 U.S. PC vendors, but Intel CPU shortages could bring more change

Change is afoot in the PC industry Microsoft’s Surface has moved from breaking trail to setting the pace in the U.S. PC market, as the

Windows 10 October 2018 Update review: Many small improvements make a better experience

Microsoft’s’ Windows 10 October 2018 Update contains numerous improvements, like the “cloud” Clipboard and Your Phone. Neither any individual feature nor the whole appears to

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

Chromebooks versus Windows laptops: Which should you buy?

In the fight between a Google Chrome OS-powered Chromebook and a Microsoft Windows PC, it boils down to cost versus convenience. Should I buy a

Logitech Wireless Wave Combo MK550 review: This ergonomic keyboard needs better keys

The wave-shaped keyboard isn’t for everyone. Boasting a slightly curved, contoured keyboard and a smooth, substantial mouse, the Logitech Wireless Wave Combo MK550 could be

Acer Aspire S24 hands-on: 5 things to know

Acer’s Aspire S24 wants to upset the apple cart, and prove that it’s not only Cupertino that can design a good looking all-in-one. Launching today,

Apple’s Touch Bar needs to grow up

Apple’s biggest changes to its MacBook range in 2018 may be focused on overhauling the processors inside its notebooks, but it’s making the most of

HDMI vs DisplayPort: Which display interface reigns supreme?

Both are capable of sending high-def video and audio from a source device to a display. So what’s the difference? The HDMI audio/video interface standard

10 big CES reveals that PC enthusiasts need to know about

A glimpse into the high-octane future of the PC. An ominous Spectre hung over CES 2018’s PC announcements, as the industry grapples with how to protect against devastating

iPazzPort Mini Wireless Keyboard Review: An Excellent HTPC Keyboard for Under $15

Pros Full QWERTY Keyboard with Touchpad in the palm of your hands Comprehensive media controls Multi-color backlighting Only $15! Cons Touchpad has issues when battery

Qualcomm invades Intel’s turf with Snapdragon PCs that push battery life over performance

Qualcomm showed Snapdragon PCs from Asus and HP that promise two-day battery life and always-on connections. Qualcomm is invading Intel’s turf, announcing Windows PCs that

Laptops for back-to-school students: best budget to top-tier models

Later this month, thousands of students will return to college, and thousands more will be heading out for their first semester. Just as necessary as

Pioneer XDP-30R review

Why buy a portable music player? You already have a phone that plays music – and who wants to carry two separate devices around with

Mecool M8S Pro review

OUR VERDICT The Mecool M8S Pro is a great product as it manages to combine a number of quality components with the latest commercial version

PlayStation Now vs. Xbox Game Pass: What’s Worth Your Cash?

The latest battle between Sony and Microsoft isn’t over consoles or games, but subscription services. Both console makers are fighting to establish the Netflix of

4 Ways Microsoft Plans to Win the Future

Moving far beyond Windows on the desktop, Microsoft wants to provide the platform for all of your devices, from handsets to headsets. At its recent

Venom BlackBook Zero 14 review

OUR VERDICT Long battery life, a good cost-to-power ratio, sleek looking design, high portability and the lack of bloatware makes the BlackBook Zero 14 an

Dell Canvas hands-on: Surface Studio gets a slick art rival

Dell may be one of Microsoft’s closest Windows partners, but that didn’t stop it bringing along some Surface Studio competition to CES today. The Dell

Toshiba Q300 Pro Solid State Drive Review

Pros SSD Drives are affordable Greatly improved performance possible Compact and silent Cons NTI Echo doesn’t work! No clone software provided for Macs There are

Logitech Marathon Mouse M705 review

THE GOOD: The M705 wireless mouse has a contoured shape that fits the natural ergonomics of your hand. Its Unifying Receiver makes it easy to

Logitech Wireless Mouse M510 review

THE GOOD: You can customize shortcut tasks for all seven buttons on the Logitech M510 mouse and the laser tracks smoothly across nearly any surface

Bitdefender Box Review

THE GOOD Protects Internet of Things devices Bundle includes Bitdefender software, VPN client Small, unobtrusive design THE BAD Setup can be difficult Not compatible with

TomTom Spark Cardio + Music review : Leave your smartphone home

Fitness tracking has really picked up in India over the last year and half. Products from FitBit, JawBone, Xiaomi to smartwatches with fitness tracking features

Chromebooks vs. Windows 10 Laptops : What Should You Buy?

Chromebooks have grown from a curiosity to a force to be reckoned with. Offering a simple and stripped-down experience, Google’s Chrome OS is extremely easy

Apple iPad Pro (9.7in) hands on review

The iPad Pro released last autumn was a powerful, impressive machine that did a bunch of things no Apple tablet previously had done. But, let’s

Alienware Steam Machine Review

THE GOOD Attractive interface Lots of great games Good performance THE BAD Expensive Peripheral limitations Not as robust as either a console or a gaming

Dell XPS 15 9550 review: An expensive laptop – and there are better options for gamers – but there’s much to like, too

The XPS range is where you’ll find Dell’s most desirable laptops. These aren’t all-practical workstations, or budget models. XPS is where Dell’s fanciest designs team-up

VTech Kidizoom Smart Watch Plus review – multi-function fun kids smartwatch

VTech’s Kidizoom Smart Watch Plus, recently updated, is a well-made, fun gadget packed with features that should entertain young children, if not educate them or

Windows 8 vs Windows 10 comparison: What’s the difference between Windows 10 and Windows 8? New features in Windows 10, and why you should upgrade from Windows 8 to Windows 10

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? Windows 10 has been officially unleashed on the world. For many people, it is a free upgrade. But should you get it?

Dell doubles down on quality for new Chromebook

At a time when other PC makers are looking to attract new customers through cut-price Windows 10 notebooks, Dell has taken the original affordable portable