Laptops

Asus ROG Mothership reimagines the power laptop at CES 2019

March 6, 2020

If you can’t take the heat, get out of the clamshell. That was part of the motivation behind Asus dramatically reimagining the design for its [...]

Acer unveils superlight 15-inch laptop plus tons of gaming hardware at IFA

February 24, 2020

Acer has introduced an array of new computer hardware at IFA in Berlin, including what it says is the world’s lightest 15-inch notebook.  The Acer [...]

This Dell Inspiron 15.6-inch laptop is a steal at $399.99

February 15, 2020

These days I have exactly one requirement when buying a laptop: It must have a solid-state drive. If you’ve ever had a system with one, you know [...]

Blackmagic eGPU Pro sounds spooky, makes Mac graphics faster

February 11, 2020

Blackmagic’s next Apple Mac graphics accelerator, the Blackmagic eGPU Pro, will feature an AMD Radeon RX Vega 56 graphics processor. The unit is [...]

MacBook Air 2018: All the rumors on specs, price and Oct. 30 debut

January 27, 2020

The rumor mill strikes again. As widely predicted, Apple will hold an event on Oct. 30 after introducing the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR and [...]

Asus trims ZenBook bezels to retain title of world’s thinnest

January 24, 2020

For a long time, choosing a laptop required making compromises. Considerations like portability, aesthetic appeal, performance, battery life — [...]

Asus debuts new Chrome OS tablet, Chromebooks geared toward the classroom

January 8, 2020

On Thursday, Asus debuted its Chromebook Education series, a range of different Chrome OS devices designed for use in the classroom.   The announcement [...]

Apex Legends: Will it play on your laptop?

January 3, 2020

If you want to release a video game that a million-odd people will download overnight, then a Fortnite-style free-to-play battle royale game seems like the [...]

The Huawei MateBook D 14-inch laptop with 256GB SSD: Just $530

December 31, 2019

MacBook, MateBook. MateBook, MacBook. It’s no stretch to say this Huawei laptop was cut from the same cloth as Apple’s venerable line. [...]

Best laptops under $500 to buy in 2019

December 22, 2019

How much computer can you get for less than $500? Quite a bit, as long as you manage your expectations.  That’s easier with Chromebooks. Chrome OS [...]