Taking the Apple MacBook's Core M to its limits

Taking the Apple MacBook's Core M to its limits

Intel's new Core M processors are unique in that they require no active cooling. But that also means that it has no effective way to cool itself down when it gets hot. How does performance get affected when it gets hot then? We took the MacBook to its limits to find out.

Shootout: From 0 to 100, the fastest charging phones available

Shootout: From 0 to 100, the fastest charging phones available

With smartphone resolutions getting higher and higher, battery life has struggled to keep up. As a result, reducing re-charge times has become the next best thing. But which fast charging technology is the best? And what phone can you find it on? We find out.

Intel Compute Stick: Jack of all trades but master of none

Intel Compute Stick: Jack of all trades but master of none

7.0

The Intel Compute Stick is a versatile pocket PC, but this versatility does come at a price. The Compute Stick does many things, but none of them quite well enough.

The new Thunderbolt 3 will be the USB-C that does it all

The new Thunderbolt 3 will be the USB-C that does it all

Intel just announced the new Thunderbolt 3 standard that uses the USB-C port and it will be compatible with other protocols such as USB, DisplayPort and PCI Express.

Microsoft Surface 3: A smaller and more refined chip off the old block

Microsoft Surface 3: A smaller and more refined chip off the old block

The 10.8-inch Microsoft Surface 3 is a cost-effective alternative to the bigger and pricier Surface Pro 3. It is capable of handling basic productivity tasks and boasts excellent battery life and portability to boot.

MacBook Air vs. MacBook Pro: The battle of Apple’s 13-inch notebooks

MacBook Air vs. MacBook Pro: The battle of Apple’s 13-inch notebooks

Apple recently refreshed its 13-inch MacBook Air and MacBook Pro with Intel’s latest fifth generation Core processors. And upon further scrutiny, the two are more similar than you might think. But if you are getting one, there’s only one you should really consider. Let us tell you which one and why.

Dell XPS 13: To infinity & beyond

Dell XPS 13: To infinity & beyond

8.5

The Dell XPS 13 is touted as the world's smallest 13-inch notebook and much of this can be attributed to its ultra slim display bezel. But is there more to this notebook than its stunning looks? We take a closer look.

Aftershock W-15: Desktop computing in a mobile computer

Aftershock W-15: Desktop computing in a mobile computer

8.0

It may look unassuming from the outside, but the W-15 actually has a desktop processor under the hood. Why would anyone want that? And does it actually provide any more performance? Answers to these questions and more in our review.

An exclusive hands-on session with the new Transformer Book T300 Chi for HWZ members

An exclusive hands-on session with the new Transformer Book T300 Chi for HWZ members

HWZ members were recently given the exclusive chance to get up-close and personal with ASUS' latest Transformer Book T300 Chi 2-in-1 hybrid notebook and at the same time learn more about Intel's new Core M processors.

ASUS Transformer Book T300 Chi: Intel Core M done right

ASUS Transformer Book T300 Chi: Intel Core M done right

8.5

First seen at Computex 2014 last June, the ultra-slim and sexy-looking ASUS Transformer Chi T300 detachable hybrid notebook is finally here. We check it out to see if it was worth the long wait.

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