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Surface Book with Performance Base Review

Surface Book with Performance Base Review

Now offering even better performance and twice the graphics power, the Surface Book with Performance Base is the clear choice for demanding creative pros.

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Updated Surface Book Gets Bigger Battery, More Powerful GPU

Microsoft is ramping up the power on its Surface Book, with an Intel Core i7 processor, improved Nvidia graphics and longer battery life. It's ramping up the price tag, too: The new model, which is of...

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Asus ROG G752VS OC Edition Review

Asus ROG G752VS OC Edition Review

Sporting Nvidia's GTX 1070 GPU, the Asus ROG G752VS OC Edition offers better gaming performance than last-gen systems for hundreds less.

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Acer Chromebook R 13: The Biggest 2-in-1 Chromebook Yet

Acer Chromebook R 13: The Biggest 2-in-1 Chromebook Yet

BERLIN -- There's a seemingly endless number of Windows convertibles and detachable 2-in-1s, but when it comes to looking for a Chromebook with some flexibility, pickings are pretty slim. That's why A...

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Lenovo's Miix 510 Tests How Low Surface Rival Prices Can Go

BERLIN — While I wasn't a big fan of the Miix 700, Lenovo's previous Surface competitor, the company isn't quite ready to give up on detachable market. Instead, it's giving the Miix line another go...

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Asus ZenScreen: A Super Simple Portable 15-inch Display

Asus ZenScreen: A Super Simple Portable 15-inch Display

Berlin -- When you're on the road, screen real estate is more precious than ever. So to help give you some extra space, Asus has created a portable 15.6-inch full HD screen that you can take wherever ...

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Asus Zenpad 3S 10 Packs a Beautiful Screen in a Compact Body

Asus Zenpad 3S 10 Packs a Beautiful Screen in a Compact Body

While the traditional tablet may be on its way out, Asus isn't quite ready to give up. So to inject some life into the tablet market, the new ZenPad 3S 10 sports a gorgeous 9.7-inch high-res QXGA disp...

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The Acer Predator 21 X: Blazing Specs on the World's First Curved Screen Laptop

The Acer Predator 21 X: Blazing Specs on the World's First Curved Screen Laptop

When you're talking about a gaming laptop with presence, Acer's Predator 21 X has it. Not only does this giant rig weigh in at over 15 pounds, but it also sports a full RGB mechanical keyboard and no...

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HP's Omen 17 Packs Desktop-Class Graphics, Sexy Design

HP's Omen 17 Packs Desktop-Class Graphics, Sexy Design

When HP revampled its line of Omen gaming machines last year, its laptops offered good looks but just middle-of-the road graphics. But with the latest Omen 17, HP has focused on performance, packin...

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Acer Predator 17 X (2016) Review

Acer Predator 17 X (2016) Review

Acer's powerful Predator 17 X offers even better performance than a lot of top-tier boutique gaming notebooks, but for hundreds less.

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Huawei Matebook Review

Huawei Matebook Review

Huawei's first Windows PC is a good-looking 2-in-1 with a vivid screen, but weak battery life makes this a less-than-impressive debut.

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The Surface 3 is Going Away. Here Are Some Alternatives

Over the weekend, Microsoft confirmed that one of our favorite 2-in-1s -- Microsoft’s non-pro Surface 3 – will be going out of production  in December. Even now, it can be tough to find a model w...

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