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Apple says it was a bug that caused Consumer Reports’ MacBook Pros’ erratic battery life

Apple says it was a bug that caused Consumer Reports’ MacBook Pros’ erratic battery life

NEWS  /  11 Jan 2017  /  6 weeks ago

Consumer Reports’ tested the 2016 MacBook Pros and found highly inconsistent battery life. Apple now says it was because of a bug triggered by CR’s testing methods.

HP launches sleek new notebooks, 35-inch Omen gaming monitor, next-gen Sprout Pro and more!

HP launches sleek new notebooks, 35-inch Omen gaming monitor, next-gen Sprout Pro and more!

NEWS  /  10 Jan 2017  /  6 weeks ago

At CES 2017, HP Inc. announced a wide range of new computing products. They include the new HP Spectre x360 and EliteBook x360 notebooks, and there’s even the next-generation Sprout immersive PC. So read on for more details!

ASUS says its ASUSPro B9440 is the world's lightest 14-inch business notebook

ASUS says its ASUSPro B9440 is the world's lightest 14-inch business notebook

NEWS  /  10 Jan 2017  /  6 weeks ago

When you’re a corporate executive who’s always on the move, the last thing you would want bobbing around in your backpack is a big and bulky notebook. This is where the 14-inch ASUSPro B9440 comes in.

Dell updates its gaming notebooks with new Intel Kaby Lake processors

Dell updates its gaming notebooks with new Intel Kaby Lake processors

NEWS  /  07 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

Along with the release of the full range of new Kaby Lake processors from Intel, Dell has also announced that its has updated its entire range of gaming notebooks with Intel’s newest processors.

Acer unveils Aspire V Nitro Black and VX gaming notebooks and Aspire GX gaming PC at CES 2017

Acer unveils Aspire V Nitro Black and VX gaming notebooks and Aspire GX gaming PC at CES 2017

NEWS  /  07 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

Acer has launched two performance-oriented gaming notebook series and a desktop gaming PC series at CES 2017.

MSI updates its entire range of gaming notebooks with Intel's latest processors

MSI updates its entire range of gaming notebooks with Intel's latest processors

NEWS  /  06 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

MSI's range of gaming notebooks will receive a round of "true gaming" updates, including a switch to Intel's newest 7th-gen Kabylake processors and some audio tweaks.

The ASUS ZenBook 3 Deluxe ups the ante with a 14-inch display and more ports

The ASUS ZenBook 3 Deluxe ups the ante with a 14-inch display and more ports

NEWS  /  06 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

ASUS has announced the ZenBook 3 Deluxe, a more powerful version of the previous year's MacBook lookalike. The new laptop features a larger 14-inch display and three USB-C ports in total, making it far easier to use.

Razer is showing off an insane triple display gaming laptop at CES

Razer is showing off an insane triple display gaming laptop at CES

NEWS  /  06 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

Razer always has something impressive to show off at CES, but this year they've really outdone themselves. Project Valerie is a crazy gaming laptop with three built-in 17-inch 4K displays. Open the laptop and the two side screens automatically deploy by sliding out the side.

MSI's VR One to get 7th-Gen Intel Core i7 processor upgrade

MSI's VR One to get 7th-Gen Intel Core i7 processor upgrade

NEWS  /  05 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

MSI's VR One will get an update with a 7th-Gen Intel processor refresh.

Samsung jumps back into the gaming notebook fray with its new Odyssey laptops

Samsung jumps back into the gaming notebook fray with its new Odyssey laptops

NEWS  /  05 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

Samsung has announced the Odyssey, a brand new gaming notebook that represents the electronics giant’s re-entry into the gaming space after quite a number of years away.

Lenovo’s new Miix 720 2-in-1 notebook is designed for crossover consumers in mind

Lenovo’s new Miix 720 2-in-1 notebook is designed for crossover consumers in mind

NEWS  /  04 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

Just like crossover utility vehicle (CUV) that marries aspects of a full-fledged SUV and that of a passenger hatchback vehicle, Lenovo thinks its latest 2-in-1 detachable notebook has got what it takes to perform up to expectations in both casual lifestyle usage and to serve up the power needed for creative professionals to express their artistic thoughts precisely. Meet the Miix 720.

Dell's excellent XPS 13 notebook is now available as a convertible

Dell's excellent XPS 13 notebook is now available as a convertible

NEWS  /  04 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

Dell's XPS 13 is one of the best notebooks around and it is now available as a convertible.

Lenovo kickstarts its Legion gaming brand with two new 15.6-inch laptops

Lenovo kickstarts its Legion gaming brand with two new 15.6-inch laptops

NEWS  /  04 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

Lenovo has announced a dedicated brand for gamers, dubbed Legion. The Legion Y520 and Y720 are the first gaming notebooks in the series, and they are both equipped with the latest NVIDIA Pascal GPUs.

NVIDIA announces the GeForce GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti mobile GPUs

NVIDIA announces the GeForce GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti mobile GPUs

NEWS  /  04 Jan 2017  /  7 weeks ago

NVIDIA has made available two new GeForce GTX mobile graphics chipsets for mid-range notebooks; the GTX 1050 and the GTX 1050 Ti. Their specifications are very similar to their desktop counterparts so read on for more details!

Consumer Reports stands by its findings, will not re-run testing on MacBook Pro

Consumer Reports stands by its findings, will not re-run testing on MacBook Pro

NEWS  /  30 Dec 2016  /  8 weeks ago

The MacBook Pro's battery test controversy continues.

Lenovo teases new ThinkPad laptops featuring Kaby Lake processors and precision touchpads

Lenovo teases new ThinkPad laptops featuring Kaby Lake processors and precision touchpads

NEWS  /  29 Dec 2016  /  8 weeks ago

Lenovo is getting a head start on CES with the announcement of a range of new ThinkPad laptops and 2-in-1s featuring Intel’s seventh-generation Kaby Lake processors, more authentication features, less bloatware, and improved trackpads. The new ThinkPad T570 notebook will also be the first to support Intel's blazing fast Optane memory technology.

Dell accidentally leaks specifications of new XPS 15 notebook

Dell accidentally leaks specifications of new XPS 15 notebook

NEWS  /  27 Dec 2016  /  8 weeks ago

Dell has reportedly accidentally leaked the specifications of its new XPS 15. Find out how powerful the next XPS 15 will be here.

Apple is working with Consumer Reports to understand MacBook Pro's battery testing

Apple is working with Consumer Reports to understand MacBook Pro's battery testing

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2016  /  9 weeks ago

Apple is clearly taking Consumer Reports' review on its MacBook Pros seriously.

PSA: Don’t leave your Macs unattended in sleep mode

PSA: Don’t leave your Macs unattended in sleep mode

NEWS  /  25 Dec 2016  /  9 weeks ago

A US$300 device has been discovered that can hack literally any Mac laptop in sleep or locked mode.

For the first time, Consumer Reports doesn’t recommend the new MacBook Pros

For the first time, Consumer Reports doesn’t recommend the new MacBook Pros

NEWS  /  23 Dec 2016  /  9 weeks ago

Consumer Reports is one of the most trusted names in gear reviews, and they’ve just concluded their reviews of Apple’s new MacBook Pros (MBPs). In short; they’re good, but CR can’t recommend them because of highly inconsistent battery.

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Here's a 15-inch notebook that's lighter than most 13-inch notebooks in the market and definitely sleeker and handier than any others in its class. Don't take our word for it, we asked colleagues in other departments what they thought.