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The ROG XG2 - prototype of an external GPU enclosure for ASUS notebooks

CES 2016 | ASUS unveils prototype of an external GPU solution

We could get a glimpse at the ROG XG2 - a docking station for Asus notebooks, which should allow connecting powerful desktop graphics cards.
Razer announces Blade Stealth ultrabook with external desktop GPU dock

CES 2016 | Razer announces Blade Stealth ultrabook with external desktop GPU dock

The Blade Stealth’s most outstanding feature is the external Razer Core GPU dock that can be outfitted with almost any desktop graphics card.
Samsung Notebook 9 Windows 10 laptop

CES 2016 | Samsung unveils Notebook 9 laptops

The two new 13.3-inch and 15-inch ultra-light notebooks feature full HD resolution, SSD storage, over 10 hours of autonomy, and are powered by va...
The Lenovo ThinkPad X260 is supposed to deliver an enormous battery life of up to 21 hours (image: Lenovo)

CES 2016 | Lenovo announces new ThinkPads 13, X260, L460, and L560

Lenovo announces the new ThinkPads 13, X260, L460, and L560 at the CES. The various models of the business notebooks are designed for students up...
The ThinkPad X1 Tablet is available in modules, here with the Productivity Module (Picture: Lenovo)

CES 2016 | Lenovo announces ThinkPad X1 Carbon, Yoga and Tablet

Lenovo announced the new ThinkPad X1 Carbon, Yoga and Tablet at CES. The X1 family introduces innovative features like an OLED display and a modu...
HP Spectre x360 now coming in a 15-inch screen size

CES 2016 | HP Spectre x360 now coming in a 15-inch screen size

The sharp and attractive 360-degree Spectre x360 is going bigger while keeping the same thickness as its 13-inch sibling.
Microsoft admits that Surface Pro 4 still has various issues

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book facing problems

After a few software updates, both devices still face various issues and Microsoft recently apologized for them on its community forum.
LG gram 15 15Z960 ultrabook with Skylake processor

CES 2016 | LG gram 15 coming next month

The largest member of the gram lineup will debut at CES 2016, powered by Windows 10 and Intel Skylake processors, yet weighing less than 2.17 pou...
Lenovo Yoga 900 13ISK Convertible Review

83% Lenovo Yoga 900 13ISK Convertible Review

Classy convertible. This is the flagship Yoga and Lenovo's consumer crown jewel for the next year. Can this super-thin Skylake convertible replace your one-trick Ultrabook?
Intel Core i7-6500U | Intel HD Graphics 520 | 13.3" | 1.3 kg
Dell XPS 13-9350 InfinityEdge Ultrabook Review

90% Dell XPS 13-9350 InfinityEdge Ultrabook Review

Skylake successor… Dell’s adoption of an evolutionary approach to revising their flagship XPS 13 Ultrabook seems appropriate given the splendor of the machine’s futuristic design and the universal praise heaped upon its predecessor. But can its chipset refresh and tweaks under the hood keep it perched at the top of the pile? We leave no stone unturned and no key unpressed.
Intel Core i5-6200U | Intel HD Graphics 520 | 13.3" | 1.2 kg
Samsung launches two new Ativ Book 9 laptops

Samsung launches two new Ativ Book 9 laptops

The Ativ Book 9 Pro features a 4K display while the Ativ Book 9 Spin comes with QHD resolution.
Asus Zenbook UX305 refreshed with Skylake processors

Asus Zenbook UX305 refreshed with Skylake processors

With Intel Core M3-6Y30 processor, the new Zenbook UX305 is now available at about $700.
New Microsoft store opens at 677 Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, New York City

Microsoft opens new flagship store in New York City

This new retail outlet features a five-story glass storefront and is located on the corner of Fifth Avenue and 53rd Street, in the heart of Manha...
HP Pavilion 15-ab052ng Notebook Review

77% HP Pavilion 15-ab052ng Notebook Review

Price-performance smasher? HP promises that its exceptional multimedia laptop, Pavilion 15, can boast among others, with a Full HD screen and plenty of storage for a price less than 500 Euros (~$568). However, closer inspection shows shortcomings in the 15-inch device.
AMD A10-8700P | AMD Radeon R8 M365DX | 15.6" | 2.2 kg
LG gram 14 ultralight Windows 10 laptop with Intel Broadwell processor

LG gram series hit the US

This family of light portables comes with Broadwell processors, Windows 10 without any trace of bloatware, and a design that makes it a direct co...
How to Choose a Laptop for College

How to Choose a Laptop for College

In for the long haul. Long gone are the times when writing utensils, papers and a few text books were all a student needed to successfully embark on a college-career upon graduating from High School. No more: today’s Universities have adopted the digital age and laptops have become an indispensable and critical tool in a student's high-tech, multi-tasking universe.
HP Elite x2 1011 G1 Convertible Review

81% HP Elite x2 1011 G1 Convertible Review

Limited performance. HP advertises its new business detachable as: "The one device you need...". In fact, the Elite x2 is a versatile multi-talent, but it ultimately misses a better rating due to minor flaws in details.
Intel Core M-5Y51 | Intel HD Graphics 5300 | 11.6" | 1.7 kg
Intel: 28 new Skylake processors for notebooks and tablets

Intel: 28 new Skylake processors for notebooks and tablets

Just under one month after the first desktop models appeared, the Skylake architecture found its way into the notebook and tablet segment, too. A...
Toshiba refreshes Kira lineup with the 10H and 10J

Toshiba refreshes Kira lineup with the 10H and 10J

The premium Kira series gets new models with FHD (Kira-10H) and WQHD (Kira-10J) panels starting at 1550 Euros.
First Core i7-6500U Skylake benchmarks leak online

First Core i7-6500U Skylake benchmarks leak online

Benchmarks reveal only marginally better performance compared to current Broadwell CPUs.
Windows 10 installed on more than 75 million devices

Over 75 million devices now running Windows 10

Less than a month since its release, Windows 10 has been installed on more than 75 million devices.
Intel and Micron announce Optane SSDs coming 2016

IDF 2015 | Intel and Micron announce Optane SSDs coming 2016

Optane is Intel's "revolutionary" storage solution that differs significantly from existing mechanical and solid-state drives.
Samsung Level On Wireless Pro Bluetooth 4.1 headphones with Ultra High Quality Audio

Samsung intros Level On Wireless Pro headphones

These premium Bluetooth 4.1 headphones introduce Ultra High Quality Audio, a technology that offers a high definition experience, but also featur...
Sony doesn't want Vaio owners to upgrade to Windows 10

Sony doesn't want Vaio owners to upgrade to Windows 10

"Although Microsoft is offering the Windows 10 upgrade, it is strongly recommended that you wait to install it until the drivers & installation i...
Intel: Core i7-6700K and i5-6600K

Intel: Core i7-6700K and i5-6600K "Skylake" announced

Skylake is ready for the launch: Intel's Core i7-6700K and Core i5-6600K are the first two desktop processors based on the new microarchitecture. More models, including all mobile chips, will follow in the upcoming weeks and months. We have the first benchmarks.
Lenovo Yoga 3 14 white

81% Lenovo Yoga 3 14 (GT 940M) Convertible Review

Gaming acrobat. Despite the thin chassis and the versatile 360-degree hinge, the Lenovo Yoga 3 14 is also available with a dedicated GeForce 940M GPU. The following review shows how the device compares with the previously reviewed IGP version and why it is still not completely convincing, despite the good requisites.
Intel Core i5-5200U | NVIDIA GeForce 940M | 14.0" | 1.7 kg
Windows 10 ecosystem to reach 1 billion devices in the coming years

14 million devices got Windows 10 in the first day after launch

Microsoft revealed in a blog post that more than 14 million devices were running Windows 10 only one day after the release.
Eurocom Armadillo 2 (Clevo W840AU) Notebook Review

79% Eurocom Armadillo 2 (Clevo W840AU) Notebook Review

An armored shell. It's not everyday that we run into a 14-inch Ultrabook with support for up to 32 GB of RAM. Can this this thin 14-inch Clevo replace your existing notebook for home and office use?
Intel Core i5-5200U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 14.0" | 1.9 kg
Lenovo U41-70 Notebook Review

81% Lenovo U41-70 Notebook Review

Fast ultrabook. As thin and light as an ultrabook, and yet it's not an ultrabook. It lacks a touchscreen and a bit more battery power, but a GeForce graphics card is inside. How does Lenovo's new subnotebook fare compared with other thin graphics machines?
Intel Core i7-5500U | NVIDIA GeForce 940M | 14.0" | 1.6 kg
Intel Skylake promises 30 percent longer battery life

Intel Skylake promises 30 percent longer battery life

Leaked comparison slides touch on some key feature set differences between Broadwell and Skylake cores.
HP offering free one-day shipping for Windows 10 notebooks

HP offering free one-day shipping for Windows 10 notebooks

The manufacturer wants to be one of the first to give its online customers Windows 10 on day of launch.
Windows 10 build 10240 is ready to hit OEM partners

Windows 10 RTM is ready

Insiders reveal that 10240 is the final release to manufacturing Windows 10 build and the Redmond giant may unveil this by the end of the week or...
Schenker S405 (Clevo W840SN) Ultrabook Review

77% Schenker S405 (Clevo W840SN) Ultrabook Review

Maintenance-friendly. Schenker's 14-inch Ultrabook stands out with its very individual configurability. However, its noise and temperature development could be better.
Intel Core i7-5500U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 14" | 1.8 kg
Vizio CT14-A0 Notebook Review

74% Vizio CT14-A0 Notebook Review

A good first step. The TV maker makes a good first effort in its foray into the notebook market. Find out what we liked and didn't like about this early Ultrabook from the fast-growing electronics company.
Intel Core i3-3217U | Intel HD Graphics 4000 | 14" | 1.5 kg
Lenovo Yoga 3 11 Convertible Review

81% Lenovo Yoga 3 11 Convertible Review

Multi-mode. Handy as a subnotebook, thin and light as a tablet. The compact form factor could currently represent the optimum between mobility and productivity. The Core M ensures long battery runtimes and the IPS panel a good picture impression. Read our review to find out why the package still cannot really convince us.
Intel Core M-5Y10c | Intel HD Graphics 5300 | 11.6" | 1.1 kg
Intel officially announces new quad-core Broadwell CPUs

Computex 2015 | Intel officially announces new quad-core Broadwell CPUs

Intel expands its family of CPUs in the high-end range and unveils 15 new Broadwell cores for desktops, servers, and notebooks alike. Shipments a...
HP EliteBook Folio 1040 G2 Ultrabook Review

85% HP EliteBook Folio 1040 G2 Ultrabook Review

Boldly priced. Actually, HP has almost done everything right in the refresh of its premium model and presents a throughout well-designed, very slim and swift business ultrabook with an IPS touchscreen and extensive security features. However, incomprehension evolves when comparing the price-performance ratio with the competition.
Intel Core i7-5600U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 14.0" | 1.5 kg
Acer Aspire S7 (2015) Ultrabook Review

84% Acer Aspire S7 (2015) Ultrabook Review

Sharp as a knife. Slim, elegant and streamlined - the looks of the S7 will stop everyone from simply passing by Acer's premium range. Will the pricey first-rate configuration of WQHD screen and SSD Raid ultimately be convincing? We examined that in this in-depth test report.
Intel Core i7-5500U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 13.3" | 1.3 kg
Toshiba KIRAbook KIRA-10D (2015) Notebook Review

87% Toshiba KIRAbook KIRA-10D (2015) Notebook Review

Featherweight. The updated version of the Toshiba KIRA weighs 200 grams less without the touchscreen and is therefore one of the lightest 13.3-inch devices on the market. The new Broadwell hardware ensures sufficient performance and long battery runtimes, but is the high price justified?
Intel Core i7-5500U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 13.3" | 1.1 kg
 

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Lenovo ThinkPad T450s Ultrabook Review

89% Lenovo ThinkPad T450s Ultrabook Review

Let the games begin! Equipped with an Nvidia GeForce 940M, the ThinkPad T450s can cope with 3D applications and games - and that for a relatively low extra charge. Thanks to a 96 Wh battery capacity, record-breaking runtimes should be possible.
Intel Core i5-5200U | NVIDIA GeForce 940M | 14" | 1.8 kg
Eurocom's Armadillo 2 ultrabook supports 16 GB RAM modules

Eurocom launches Armadillo 2 ultrabook

The 14-inch Broadwell-powered ultrabook supports up to 32 GB RAM and offers two storage devices.
Acer refreshes TravelMate P645 ultrabooks with Broadwell CPU's

Acer refreshes TravelMate P645 ultrabooks with Broadwell CPU's

The new Acer TravelMate P645-S comes with Intel's 5th-generation Core i5 or Core i7 processors.
Fujitsu LifeBook U745 Ultrabook Review

83% Fujitsu LifeBook U745 Ultrabook Review

Disappointing display. Fujitsu's new 14-inch business Ultrabook, the LifeBook U745, left a good impression overall. However, Fujitsu has made a mistake when selecting the display.
Intel Core i5-5300U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 14.0" | 1.7 kg
Edge is Microsoft's new browser

Edge is Microsoft's new browser

Microsoft will replace Internet Explorer with a new browser called Microsoft Edge.
Toshiba Portege Z20t-B Convertible Review

85% Toshiba Portege Z20t-B Convertible Review

Expensive runtime wonder. Toshiba charges a steep price of 2000 Euros (~$2138) for the top configuration of its latest business convertible – in return the user gets a business device with comprehensive features and enormous battery runtimes. Thanks to the anti-reflective touchscreen, the Portege Z20t can also be used outdoors.
Intel Core M-5Y71 | Intel HD Graphics 5300 | 12.5" | 1.5 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Ultrabook Review

85% Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Ultrabook Review

Carbon-based evolution. While Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Carbon series laptop has always been an impressive piece of hardware, some design decisions have polarized the audience. The X1 Carbon 3rd Gen answers the criticism with solutions which aim to please all parties. We explore the results in excruciating detail in our full review. Update 04/20/2015: Core i7 and PCIe-SSD in review!
Intel Core i5-5300U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 14.0" | 1.4 kg
Adobe Lightroom 6 Now Available

Adobe Lightroom 6 Now Available

It’s been nearly two years since Lightroom 5 released, and the wait for a new version may have been worth it.
HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1 Ultrabook Review

84% HP EliteBook Folio 1020 G1 Ultrabook Review

Little jack of all trades. The manufacturer describes its new EliteBook as a sturdy travel companion. The build and emissions impress us, but compromises have to be made in performance compared with the competition.
Intel Core M-5Y51 | Intel HD Graphics 5300 | 12.5" | 1.2 kg
Intel's 15W Skylake processors may feature Iris graphics

Intel's 15W Skylake processors may feature Iris graphics

According to unconfirmed reports, Intel may have been able to cram its Iris graphics into the 15W ULV SKUs of Skylake, Intel's next generation p...

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Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)