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Sherri L. Smith
Sherri L. Smith
Sherri L. Smith has been cranking out product reviews for Laptopmag.com since 2011. In that time, she's reviewed more than her share of laptops, tablets, smartphones and everything in between. The resident gamer and audio junkie, Sherri was previously a managing editor for Black Web 2.0 and contributed to BET.Com and Popgadget.
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Best 15-inch Laptops 2019

Best 15-inch Laptops 2019

When 17-inch laptops are too big and 13- and 14-inch systems don't have enough screen real estate, 15-inch laptops are there to fill that midsize hole in your life. Whether you're looking for a colleg...

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Which Razer Laptop Is Right for You? Blade vs Stealth vs Pro

Which Razer Laptop Is Right for You? Blade vs Stealth vs Pro

Razer’s laptops are like MacBooks for gamers. They're chic, just as slim, and more powerful than anything that comes out of Cupertino. Plus, these are some of the few gaming laptops that can pass in a...

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Best Cheap Gaming Laptops: Top Picks Under $1,000

Best Cheap Gaming Laptops: Top Picks Under $1,000

Gaming laptops can put a serious dent in your wallet, with some of the fancier models costing upward of $3,000. But who says that the right rig has to cost an arm, a leg and the soul of your firstborn...

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Best Gaming Laptops 2019

Best Gaming Laptops 2019

Thanks to their powerful graphics, gorgeous displays and great audio, gaming laptops provide an immersive entertainment experience in a portable package. Many also offer stylish designs, desktop-quali...

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MSI Prestige Series Gets 10th Gen CPU, Boasts 16-Hour Battery Life

MSI Prestige Series Gets 10th Gen CPU, Boasts 16-Hour Battery Life

MSI has long been known for its gaming laptops, but the company is taking a slight pivot to target creative professionals with its new Creator line of laptops. One of those new systems is the MSI Pres...

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Dell XPS 13 (2019) Review

Dell XPS 13 (2019) Review

The Dell XPS 13 serves up a new color, a powerful Intel Whiskey Lake processor, a 4K display (and ditches the ridiculous "nosecam") - all in a slim, lightweight chassis.

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Alienware m17 R2 vs. Razer Blade Pro: Which Slim Gaming Laptop Wins?

Alienware m17 R2 vs. Razer Blade Pro: Which Slim Gaming Laptop Wins?

Gaming laptops have been losing weight as of late, even 17-inch models which only a few years ago were hulking pieces of machinery. And don’t get me wrong, while I still love my BBGL (Big Beautiful Ga...

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Razer Blade Pro 17 Review

Razer Blade Pro 17 Review

The Razer Blade Pro 17 offers beefy components in a slim chassis, perfect for games and content creators alike.

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Samsung Galaxy Book S Hands-on Review: This Is Impressive

Samsung Galaxy Book S Hands-on Review: This Is Impressive

Damn, I might have to eat some crow on this one. Awhile back, I wrote an article called “Dear Samsung, It’s Time to Stop Making Laptops,” which was an op-ed lambasting the company for years of boring,...

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Acer Swift 3 Review

Acer Swift 3 Review

The Acer Swift 3's slim, elegant design and powerful Core i7 processor make it a beautiful productivity machine, but the battery life is lacking.

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Best eGPUs: Add Graphics Power to Your Laptop

Best eGPUs: Add Graphics Power to Your Laptop

Ultraportable laptops are great when you need to put together a presentation for work, crunch some numbers or binge-watch your favorite Netflix shows. But graphically taxing games like Wolfenstein: Yo...

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Which Intel Ice Lake Processor is Right for You?

Which Intel Ice Lake Processor is Right for You?

9th Gen? That’s so last month -- Intel recently unveiled its new 10th Gen processors. Designed specifically for laptops and 2-in-1s, the new 10 nanometer chips, codenamed “Ice Lake,” will offer a host...

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