Acer Aspire S3-392G

A stunning Ultrabook with dedicated graphics

Samsung Galaxy NotePro 12.2 review: a 12-inch powerhouse of a tablet that’s too big for it’s own good

Price: TBC Rating: 7 The Samsung Galaxy NotePro 12.2 is a peculiartablet for the very simple reason that it is unusually big and expensive. It’s an incredibly powerful and well-built device that is very well endowed in the features department. Here, we take an in-depth look at what the giant tablet has to offer in […]

Lenovo G580

[UPDATED 04 April 2014] A great laptop held back by a tricky touchpad

Scan 3XS Graphite LH145

Scan’s first home and office laptop has great battery life and a very powerful processor

Meet Novena, the pricey PC that’s open-source inside and out

A new computer made almost entirely from open-source hardware is now available for pre-order. But unlike open-source software, it’s anything but free. The project is called Novena, and as Wired reports, nearly all of its components are open-source. That means anyone can dive deep into the schematics and scrutinize the designs for bugs, defects and […]

Fumble-free USB 3.1 connector will be in products by year end

The redesigned USB connector, belonging to the USB 3.1 specification, could be in laptops and mobile devices by the end of the year. The appealing advances in the USB 3.1 technology include faster data transfer speeds and the user-friendly Type C connector, which connect to devices on either end. Since users won’t have to worry […]

Laptop makeover: 5 ways to extend its useful life

No matter how hard you try or how meticulously you care for it, your notebook is going to show signs of age over time. Keycaps wear down and get that off-putting, shiny-plastic look. Dirt, crumbs, and gunk get stuck in the keyboard and other crevices, while lint and dust build up in virtually every crack, […]

PC Specialist Cosmos II HD

A great gaming laptop for those on a budget

HP $250 Off Laptop Coupon Code for this Week

HP has a $250 off coupon code POWER250 for laptops you configure over $1,199 this week.  Just apply coupon code POWER250 at checkout to see the price drop $250, this coupon does not stack with existing instant rebates.  One of the most popular high-end HP laptops is most certainly the HP Spectre 13t-3000 Ultrabook that […]

Toshiba Satellite C75-A-13N

A large 17.3in laptop with a fast Core i3 processor

Toshiba Satellite S50D-A-10G

This AMD powered laptop has great graphics performance, but does it have the processing power to match?

Wall Street Beat: Mixed news for tech puts dent in sector confidence

Mixed news for hardware and some disappointing software vendor financial reports this week appeared to put a dent in confidence in the IT sector. Gartner forecast yet more bad news for traditional PCs and laptops. It’s been known for some time that smartphones, tablets and hybrid devices such as so-called “phablets” are putting a damper […]

Acer Aspire V5-572P Touch

A good value touchscreen laptop with a great keyboard and battery life

Sony VAIO Flip 14a 1080p Ultrabook for $444 (Refurb)

If you don’t mind refurbished laptops and do like paying a very low price for a premium Ultrabook, check out this deal for the Sony VAIO Flip 14a at Cowboom.com (a Best Buy online store).  The Sony VAIO Flip 14a that’s on sale comes with a 1080p screen, 4GB of RAM, Intel Core i3 4th […]

Netflix vs LoveFilm Instant (Prime Video) comparison review: What’s the best streaming service?

Price: �5.99 Rating: 0 The two big players in the media streaming market are Netflix and Amazon’sLoveFilm Instant, now called Prime Instant Video. If you’re struggling to decide which one to choose then here is ourNetflix vs LoveFilm Instant review. It’s worth noting before we start that LoveFilm does offer DVDs and Blu-rays by post […]

Dell Chromebook 11 review: Basic browser machine keeps up with the times, barely

Dell’s no dummy. It may have built its business on PCs, but its new Chromebook 11 is designed to maintain its presence the education market, where Chromebooks are enjoying some growth. Compared to managing a fleet of Windows-based boxes, tending to a herd of browser-based Chromebooks is far simpler and cheaper (Google even provides a […]

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11 2

Lenovo’s tiny 11in Yoga hybrid now comes with a brand new Baytrail Pentium processor

Lenovo recalls ThinkPad batteries for fire hazard

Lenovo is recalling certain ThinkPad battery packs that could be a fire hazard due to overheating, which could ultimately also lead to computer damage. The recall applies to 34,500 batteries sold in the U.S. and 2,900 batteries sold in Canada, said the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission in a statement. The company also recalled 117,732 […]

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0

UPDATED 27 March 2014 – Has Samsung given us a reason not to buy the Google Nexus 7?

Toshiba W30T-A-101 review: a smartly designed and affordable 13.3-inch convertible laptop/tablet

Price: £699 Rating: 7 Toshiba’s W30T is an odd device. It’s a smartly designed and affordable convertible that can function as either a laptop or tablet. Unfortunately, its size and weight prove to be a hindrance in both modes. See what’s the best laptop you can buy in 2014? The W30T does make a good […]

STM goes retro with new protective Annex bags

STM has employed a retro look for its new Annex range of protective tablet and notebook bags, steering away from the slightly more professional appeal of its Velo and Linear arsenal. The product line includes four models: Drifter, Trust, Link, and Sequel. They essentially look like something you would find in Cotton On, but maintain […]

Asus VivoBook X550CA

A cheap touchscreen laptop that gets the best out of its Ivy Bridge processor

PC sales to drop by 6% i 2014

The global decline in sales of laptops and desktops is nothing new, and Gartner today forecast a 6% dop in 2014 compared to last year — and it envisions another decline of nearly 5% i 2015. Gartner expects 276.7 million PCs to ship to retailers in 2014, a figure that will slip further to 263 […]

Chillblast Prestige i5-4200SH

This laptop has enough power to rival a top-end 13in Macbook Pro

Asus X552CL

A great value 15.6in laptop with dedicated graphics