Aorus X5 review: Making a strong case for G-Sync notebooks

Aorus X5 review: Making a strong case for G-Sync notebooks

7.5

The Aorus X5 is the first gaming notebook we've lab-tested that comes with a G-Sync compatible display. How does NVIDIA's new display tech, when ported to a mobile display, stack up? Does the Aorus X5 even need it when it has NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 965M in SLI? Find out in this review!

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

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

8.0

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?

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

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

8.5

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.

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

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

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.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Showdown - ASUS and MSI

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 Showdown - ASUS and MSI

The GeForce GTX 780 is positioned as a more powerful update to the GTX 680, and it offers a value proposition to system builders who aspire to own a GTX Titan. We pit two custom cards from ASUS and MSI; we even assess their performances in a 2-way SLI configuration! So step right in to find out how they fared.

Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 - An Affordable AND Powerful Gaming Notebook?

Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 - An Affordable AND Powerful Gaming Notebook?

8.5
Best Valued for MoneyMost Innovative Product

Lenovo's IdeaPad Y500 is a 15.6-inch multimedia/desktop replacement notebook with an interchangeable drive bay that lets you switch out your optical drive for a second NVIDIA GTX 650M module for a boost in gaming performance. We find out if it can hold its own against some dedicated gaming machines or if it's just a gimmick.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti SLI Performance Analysis

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti SLI Performance Analysis

We were impressed by NVIDIA's latest GK104 core based GeForce GTX 660 Ti graphics card. Now it's time to find out how powerful a pair of them will be in 2-way SLI configuration. Prepare to be surprised!

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 SLI Performance Analysis

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670 SLI Performance Analysis

We've seen how powerful a single GeForce GTX 670 is. Now, we turn our attention to two of them in a 2-way SLI configuration. Just how much power will it afford? Read our performance analysis to find out!

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 SLI vs. AMD Radeon HD 7970 CrossFire

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 SLI vs. AMD Radeon HD 7970 CrossFire

With the top GPU offering based on renewed architectures from AMD and NVIDIA out in the market, we decided to kick things up a notch further by pitting the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 in SLI configuration against the AMD Radeon HD 7970 in CrossFire setup. Can NVIDIA still hold its fort? Read on to find out!

GeForce GTX 480 SLI Performance Analysis

GeForce GTX 480 SLI Performance Analysis

The GeForce GTX 480 is the undisputed fastest GPU in the world, but how would two in a SLI configuration perform? Check out our performance analysis to find out.

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