workstation

The Best VR-Ready Laptops 2017

Virtual reality headsets like the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive promise incredibly immersive experiences, including 360-degree games, apps and videos. But before you can take a walk on

Best College Laptops 2017

Every college student needs a laptop, but with so many options, the choice can be a daunting one. Start by reviewing our recommendations for the

Laptop Buying Guide: 8 Essential Tips

Compact enough to carry with you, yet versatile enough to run demanding applications, a laptop is the best tool for doing serious work or play

Samsung DeX Dock review

The Good: Compact size doubles a charging dock. USB, HDMI, Ethernet and USB-C ports support keyboards, mice and monitors. Samsung’s clean computer-like layout works well as

Intel Core i7-7740X Workstation Desktop Build Review

What we liked about it: Respectable rendering performance Tool-less and spacious case Cool temperatures and quiet acoustics Upgrade Path Water cooled Water cooling potential What

Can You Use Your Gaming Laptop for Video Editing?

So you’re thinking about plunking down some major cash for a gaming laptop with plans to have it moonlight as a video-editing system. But you

HP ZBook 14u G4 Review

The Pros Lightweight and portable; Better performance than most business laptops The Cons Thick, bulky design; Limited ISV certifications and workstation applications; Adequate but shorter

Dell Precision 7520 Review

Pros / Excellent 4K display; Top-of-the-line workstation performance; ruggedized construction Cons / Heavy, even for a workstation; Expensive for top configurations Verdict / The Dell

Lenovo ThinkPad P51 Review

Pros / Strong performance; All-day battery life; Vibrant display Cons / Heavy and bulky; Important ports are on the back; Screen dimmer than competitors’ Verdict

HP Z2 Mini G3 Review: A Mighty Mini Workstation

THE GOOD Workstation-class performance in a compact design Easy access to internals Several mounting options THE BAD Port selection varies by configuration No Thunderbolt 3

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

AOC C4008UV8 review

The Good: The AOC C4008VU8 has plenty of screen real estate and it can display up to four sources simultaneously. Color renders beyond the typical

PC Specialist Lafite III review

OUR VERDICT The Lafite III is an absolute stonker of a laptop, all things considered. There is still room for improvement here, granted, but when

ASRock X299 Taichi Motherboard Review

Pros: Features for the price Inc WiFi, dual LAN Refined BIOS and general feel OC is just too easy Triple M.2 Subtle design in the

Hands on: HP ZBook 15 G4 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The design may be bulky and a bit dated, but the ZBook 15 G4 remains a powerful, versatile and secure workhorse. FOR

Pi-top Review – Building the Future

PROS Includes all needed parts and tools Rail system allows for modification Compatible with future Model B+ RPi’s Education-focused, easy to use software Accessible price

HP ZBook 17 G4 Review

The Pros Category-leading performance; Vivid DreamColor 4K display; Rugged design The Cons Bulky design; Slightly dim display; Crazy expensive for top configs Verdict The HP

HP ZBook Studio G4 Review: A Killer Workstation Review

The Pros Amazing power; Wonderful DreamColor display; Sleek design; Plenty of ports The Cons Short battery life; Runs warm on bottom Verdict The HP ZBook

Hands on: Origin M-X99 M-class review

OUR EARLY VERDICT An excellent workstation PC which crams in some powerful components at a relatively reasonable price. FOR Good value-for-money Very compact, yet offers

The Best Windows 10 2-in-1 Tablets of 2017 so far

Last week in Shanghai, away from the very scrutinizing eyes of Western media, Microsoft unveiled the New Surface Pro, a.k.a. not the Surface Pro 5.

Hands on: Voyo VMac Mini PC review

OUR EARLY VERDICT If you can live with a relatively noisy computer, then Voyo’s VMac Mini may well be the compact PC you’re waiting for

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.

Hands on: Origin NS-17 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT This is one of the most powerful mobile laptops we’ve ever tested, but sadly, it’s more of a gaming laptop than a

Which Dell Latitude or Precision is Right for You?

Whether you work for an organization that’s committed to Dell as its sole PC provider or you’re just looking for a great business laptop for

MSI WE72 7RJ Review

The Pros Colorful screen; Fast SSD; Comfortable, RGB-backlit keyboard The Cons Screen dimmer than average; Short battery life; Verdict The MSI WE72 7RJ is a

Hands on: HP Z2 Mini G3 Workstation review

OUR EARLY VERDICT A well-thought-out, gorgeous, pint-sized workstation computer that can (and will) make your 8K dreams come true without breaking the bank. FOR Great

Origin PC Omni review

The Good: Fast, highly configurable and relatively easy to upgrade, the Origin PC Omni offers a 34-inch curved display for less than it would cost

Hands on: MSI WS63 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The MSI WS63 is one of the few genuinely innovative workstation laptops we’ve tested in the past few years that impresses on

Dell Precision 3520 Review

Pros / Strong performance; Very long battery life Cons / Dim screen; Awkward keyboard Verdict / The Dell Precision 3520 offers strong performance and long-lasting

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