notebooks

Is it still worthwhile to buy a ThinkPad?

Is it still worthwhile to buy a ThinkPad?

The rest of the Windows notebook ecosystem has caught up with the iconic ThinkPad line, making it a good but not necessarily class-leading notebook for business buyers -- or anyone else. The questions
Best Lenovo laptops

Best Lenovo laptops

When you're looking for the best Lenovo laptop, there's plenty to choose from. There are larger and smaller options, ones with more powerful hardware and plenty of budget options. These are our
Why spend more? This $600 laptop might be all you need

Why spend more? This $600 laptop might be all you need

If you were about to spend over a thousand bucks on a laptop, hold on just a second. Acer's Aspire E 15 is a great combination of fast components, great battery life, and a decent display for a very
Acer Aspire E 15 review

Acer Aspire E 15 review

Can a $600 laptop be good? In the past we'd say no, but it's a different story today. The Acer Aspire E 15 is intended for people who want value and don’t care about a skinny chassis. So, does it have
Here’s what we want to see from the Surface Book 3

Here’s what we want to see from the Surface Book 3

Microsoft just released the Surface Book 2 a few months ago in two sizes and with some serious power improvements, but that doesn't stop us from imagining what changes the Surface Book 3 might bring.
ThinkPad X1 Carbon vs. MacBook Pro 13

ThinkPad X1 Carbon vs. MacBook Pro 13

Apple's MacBook Pro 13 and Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Carbon are both highly familiar premium notebooks with great build quality and elegant designs. But which one is the better investment?
Pre-order your Microsoft Surface Pro with LTE for always-on internet

Pre-order your Microsoft Surface Pro with LTE for always-on internet

If you love the Microsoft Surface Pro and have been waiting for LTE support to place your order, now is your chance to put your name on the list. Order today and you will receive your new
Dell’s latest Inspiron notebook packs in AMD’s Ryzen APU with Vega graphics

Dell’s latest Inspiron notebook packs in AMD’s Ryzen APU with Vega graphics

Dell has introduced its first notebook built around AMD's Ryzen APUs with Radeon Vega graphics, the budget-oriented Inspiron 17 5000, offering better-than-integrated graphics performance. The post
New Patent Hints That Apple Could Get Rid of Physical Keyboards Entirely

New Patent Hints That Apple Could Get Rid of Physical Keyboards Entirely

If you’re a holdout who refuses to upgrade to a post-2015 MacBook because of Apple’s revamped keyboard and its shallow butterfly switches, it seems like your prospects for a better experience in the
Asus Zenbook Flip 14 UX461UN review

Asus Zenbook Flip 14 UX461UN review

The ZenBook Flip 14 has a discrete GPU slipped inside its thin and light frame, making it a stealthy gaming 2-in-1. Is that enough to edge out an incredibly competitive field of flexible
LG Gram 15Z980 vs. Microsoft Surface Book 2 15

LG Gram 15Z980 vs. Microsoft Surface Book 2 15

LG's newest 15-inch notebook, the Gram, is incredibly thin and light -- in fact, it's the lightest 15-inch laptop ever made. But is that enough to take on Microsoft's ultra-innovative and powerful
Dell XPS 13 vs. Microsoft Surface Book 2 13

Dell XPS 13 vs. Microsoft Surface Book 2 13

Dell has revamped its venerable XPS 13, building in some innovative materials and giving it a thinner and more elegant aesthetic. Is that enough to challenge the 13-inch Surface Book 2? We go
Intel is working hard to bring 5G technology to mobile PCs

Intel is working hard to bring 5G technology to mobile PCs

At MWC 2018, Intel will be showing off its 5G modem inside a detachable 2-in-1 PC, with shipping products expected to arrive in the second half of 2019 from Dell, HP, Lenovo, and Microsoft. The post
Asus ZenBook 13 vs. HP Spectre 13

Asus ZenBook 13 vs. HP Spectre 13

The Asus ZenBook 13 UX331UN is dubbed the "thinnest notebook with discrete graphics" by its manufacturer, while the HP Spectre 13 is elegantly designed with tons of options. Which wins our
The ZenBook 13 leaves no more excuses for laptops without discrete graphics

The ZenBook 13 leaves no more excuses for laptops without discrete graphics

We're seeing better gaming than ever from thin and light notebooks that just a little while ago were only good for mobile productivity. The ZenBook 13 UX331UN with its Nvidia GeForce MX150 is a great
Microsoft celebrates five years of the Surface Pro by shaving $200 off the price

Microsoft celebrates five years of the Surface Pro by shaving $200 off the price

If you've been thinking about picking up a Microsoft Surface Pro, then its fifth anniversary might be the perfect time. The company is celebrating by offering up to $200 off the 2-in-1 at the
Samsung Notebook 9 and 7 Spin release and pricing details confirmed

Samsung Notebook 9 and 7 Spin release and pricing details confirmed

Back during the lead up to CES 2018, Samsung made a quite few new notebook announcements. At the time, the company shared information about specifications and features, but failed to announce release
Samsung Notebook 9 and 7 Spin release and pricing details confirmed

Samsung Notebook 9 and 7 Spin release and pricing details confirmed

Back during the lead up to CES 2018, Samsung made a quite few new notebook announcements. At the time, the company shared information about specifications and features, but failed to announce release
Asus ZenBook 13 UX331 billed as the ‘thinnest laptop with discrete graphics’

Asus ZenBook 13 UX331 billed as the ‘thinnest laptop with discrete graphics’

Asus has announced the ZenBook 13 UX331, a thin and light 13.3-inch notebook with discrete Nvidia GeForce MX150 graphics. Asus dubs it as the "world's thinnest laptop with discrete graphics" and it

Apple overtakes Asus to become fourth largest notebook maker

Global notebook shipments increased more than expected last year, and part of it came down to Apple’s strong MacBook growth. According to a new report from market research firm TrendForce, Apple