HP Omen review

HP Omen: HP's first stab at the gaming notebook market

REVIEW  /  15 Mar 2015

With HP trying to re-enter the lucrative premium gaming notebook market, does the Omen spell doom for its competitors? We spent some time evaluating their gorgeous new Omen gaming notebook and we tell you how it fares along with design details you wouldn't have expected from a gaming notebook.

MSI GT80 2QE Titan SLI review

MSI GT80 2QE Titan SLI: The world's most over-the-top gaming notebook

REVIEW  /  16 Feb 2015

The MSI GT80 has the honor of being the first ever notebook to have an integrated mechanical keyboard. That's all well and good, but does it perform as well as other gaming notebooks or is it just the first to have a mechanical keyboard but the last in other aspects?

Dell unleashes new Alienware 15 and Alienware 17 notebooks upon gamers

Dell unleashes new Alienware 15 and Alienware 17 notebooks upon gamers

FEATURE  /  14 Feb 2015

Alienware has just refreshed its 15 and 17-inch models with a slimmer and lighter design. The new notebooks are also equipped with new GPU options from NVIDIA and AMD. Here's what you need to know about Alienware’s new gaming notebooks.

Hands-on with HP's new commercial mobility products

Hands-on with HP's new commercial mobility products

FEATURE  /  10 Feb 2015

We went to HP's Mobility Press Briefing today and gleamed new information on HP's new products and what the company has in store for the future. Here are our picks on what you should be keeping your eye on.

ASUS ROG G751JT review

ASUS ROG G751JT: A great entry-level gaming notebook

REVIEW  /  05 Feb 2015

We finally get our hands on an ASUS ROG G751JT gaming notebook for review! Does it live up to expectations or is it irrelevant in a competitive field with entries like the Aorus X7 Pro and MSI's GT72 2QE Dominator Pro? Find out in this review!

Aftershock Titan V2.1 review

Aftershock Titan V2.1 review: With great power, comes great size

REVIEW  /  13 Jan 2015

Aftershock's back with their latest refresh of the their Titan notebook. We find out if the new Titan with dual GeForce GTX 980M GPUs and its menacing performance is enough to stand up to other gaming notebooks recently released.

Performance preview: MSI GS30 2M Shadow notebook and Gaming Dock

Performance preview: MSI GS30 2M Shadow notebook and Gaming Dock

FEATURE  /  09 Jan 2015

We've previously had a detailed hands-on with the MSI GS30 2M Shadow notebook and its dock. In light of MSI's recent reveal of the machine at CES 2015, we now have the performance numbers to go along with our earlier article. Find out if this unique proposition can deliver!

Lenovo's new Thinkpad X1 Carbon is proof that the company listens to customer feedback

Lenovo's new Thinkpad X1 Carbon is proof that the company listens to customer feedback

FEATURE  /  07 Jan 2015

Lenovo has refreshed its flagship Thinkpad X1 Carbon so that is thinner, lighter, and also boasts the latest hardware and some welcomed design changes which will delight Thinkpad traditionalists.

A feature on Gigabyte P35X V3

Third Strike: Aorus X7 Pro and Gigabyte P35X V3 gaming notebooks tested!

FEATURE  /  23 Dec 2014

Both the Aorus X7 Pro and the Gigabyte P35X V3 gaming notebooks are in their third refresh now and represent the very best that Gigabyte has to offer. We take a close look at both of them together and see what's changed and which machine suits your needs best.

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro review

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro: One step forward, two steps back

REVIEW  /  16 Dec 2014

The Yoga 3 Pro is Lenovo's third-generation ultra-portable convertible notebook and it is also one of the first notebooks in the market to be powered by Intel’s new Core M processor. Find out if it has the performance to back up its slim and good looks.

MSI GS30 2M Shadow and Dock review

Hands-on with MSI's GS30 2M Shadow Notebook and Gaming Dock

REVIEW  /  07 Dec 2014

MSI is back with yet another piece of gaming hardware, but this time it's something that's yet to be released and is probably quite unlike anything else out there. The MSI GS30 2M Shadow and its Gaming Dock could be the best thing to happen for those who find ever limited space to accommodate their computing equipment and yet still retain some form of upgradeability. Coming to you really soon, dive in to find out what's it capable of!

Panasonic: In the business of tough

Panasonic: In the business of tough

FEATURE  /  03 Dec 2014

Panasonic have been producing ruggedized notebooks for specialized industries such as law enforcement since 1996 and are undoubtedly the market leader, but can the Toughbook weather the global PC crunch?

MSI GT72 2QE Dominator Pro review

MSI GT72 2QE Dominator Pro: Dominating in nearly every aspect (Updated)

REVIEW  /  30 Nov 2014

MSI's GT72 2QE Dominator Pro notebook is designed with one thing in mind; decimating the competition with its new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M GPU. But how dominating is it really? We tell you in this review.

Intel Future Showcase: 2015 looks great

Intel Future Showcase: 2015 looks great

FEATURE  /  23 Nov 2014

We got invited to attend the Intel Future Showcase recently and saw some tech that'll be landing in your hands very soon as well as some that might not be available till much later. Either way, it's worth it to read our impressions of some of the tech we saw.

ASUS ROG G751JM review

First Looks: ASUS' new flagship ROG G751 gaming notebook (Updated)

REVIEW  /  14 Nov 2014

Due for release later this month, we get some hands-on time with an early unit of the ASUS ROG G751 gaming notebook - a 17.3-inch behemoth with NVIDIA's latest GPU options. We give you more details and close-up photos in this preview!

Hands-on with the ASUS Zenbook NX500, a super-slim 4K 15-inch Ultrabook

Hands-on with the ASUS Zenbook NX500, a super-slim 4K 15-inch Ultrabook

FEATURE  /  14 Oct 2014

First seen at Computex 2014, join us as we get up close and personal with ASUS' super-slim 4K 15-inch Ultrabook, the Zenbook NX500.

Aftershock S15 (GeForce GTX 970M) review

Preview: Aftershock S15 gaming notebook with GeForce GTX 970M

REVIEW  /  10 Oct 2014

After the release of the GeForce GTX 900M GPUs, Aftershock was among the first to send us a test sample of their new gaming notebook that's part of their high performance slim line series. Christened as the S15, this 15.6-inch notebook has big performance for a modest price point. We have the details inside!

Showcase: Gaming notebooks with GeForce GTX 900M graphics ready to roll out

Showcase: Gaming notebooks with GeForce GTX 900M graphics ready to roll out

FEATURE  /  08 Oct 2014

If you've been on the lookout to purchase a new gaming notebook, now would be the perfect time. When NVIDIA launched their new mobile GPUs yesterday, it wasn't just a paper launch. These new gaming notebooks from ASUS, MSI, Clevo and Gigabyte are ready to roll and we've a photo spread of them.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M and GTX 970M: Mobile GPUs that unleash desktop class performance

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M and GTX 970M: Mobile GPUs that unleash desktop class performance

FEATURE  /  07 Oct 2014

NVIDIA achieves desktop-class gaming performance with the new GeForce GTX 980M and GTX 970M mobile GPUs. We give you the lowdown behind the technologies such as Battery Boost to make this possible along with the second generation Maxwell GPU architecture. To prove that it's not fluff, we've got performance figures from a prototype notebook.

Microsoft Surface Pro 3 review

Ditch your notebooks, the Surface Pro 3 is a true notebook killer

REVIEW  /  21 Aug 2014

"The tablet that can replace your laptop." These are the words from Microsoft themselves regarding their newest tablet/notebook hybrid device. Bold claims indeed, so does the new Surface Pro 3 deliver? We share our detailed experience with the device, so find out how it fared!

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AMD showcased a reference notebook with AMD's top Carrizo APU, the FX-8800P, against a comparably capable CPU in the form of a HP notebook running an Intel Broadwell class Core i5-5200U. It's expected that AMD would take the lead with its more capable graphics core and UVD engine, but by what margin? This video says it all.

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