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MSI WS60 Workstation Review
86% MSI WS60 Workstation Review
Slim and powerful. The current trend towards slim notebook cases also continues with MSI's current workstation lineup. A decent performance combined with a mobile and light case results in an interesting combination that should not be interesting for just professional users. We checked if and for whom the package works.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA Quadro K2100M | 15.6" | 2 kg
HP 350 G1 Notebook Review
75% HP 350 G1 Notebook Review
Work computer. A matte screen, good battery life, a comfortable keyboard, maintenance hatches and an unoccupied mSATA slot -- clearly, HP wants to stake their claim on the market for inexpensive office devices. With their 350-G1 line, they may very well have succeeded.
Intel Core i5-4210U | AMD Radeon HD 8670M | 15.6" | 2.3 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad L440 20AT004QGE Notebook Review Update
82% Lenovo ThinkPad L440 20AT004QGE Notebook Review Update
Beefed up. The L-series is the affordable entry into the world of ThinkPads. It offers typing comfort, many interfaces including a docking port, and a rigid, timeless chassis. Lenovo now ships the classic with an SSD and HD+ screen. Will that make the L440 the ultimate laptop among the budget-priced pro-books?
Intel Core i5-4300M | Intel HD Graphics 4600 | 14" | 2.1 kg
Asus F751LDV-TY178H Notebook Review
76% Asus F751LDV-TY178H Notebook Review
Made to serve? Asus' F751LDV-TY178H wants to be an all-rounder and satisfy all natures to an equal extent. Will the 650-Euro (~$814) laptop accomplish this feat?
Intel Core i5-4210U | NVIDIA GeForce 820M | 17.3" | 2.6 kg
Toshiba Satellite Radius P50W-BST2N01 Convertible Review
79% Toshiba Satellite Radius P50W-BST2N01 Convertible Review
Long-lasting versatility. The Toshiba Satellite Radius P50W is a classy-looking convertible equipped with 4th-generation Core i5 processor, a generous amount of RAM and storage, and a 15.6-inch, multi-touch Full-HD IPS touchscreen. How useful is the 360-degree flip-and-fold design?
Intel Core i5-4210U | Intel HD Graphics 4400 | 15.6" | 2.2 kg
Gigabyte P35X v3 Notebook Review
83% Gigabyte P35X v3 Notebook Review
Portable gaming monster. While ultra-slim, high-end laptops were still rare in 2013, there are now quite a few slim gaming machines. Gigabyte introduces the P35X v3, an extremely high-performance model based on the GeForce 980M.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M | 15.6" | 2.5 kg
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Multimedia Notebooks
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Multimedia Notebooks
November 2014 update. Here you will find the current best multimedia notebooks reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top ...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Convertibles
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Convertibles
November 2014 update. Here you will find the best convertibles reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top models is regula...
Lenovo B50-70 Notebook Review Update
72% Lenovo B50-70 Notebook Review Update
No endurance. Lenovo sees its B50-70 destined to be a workhorse. A matte Full HD screen, powerful Core i5 processor, and a high-capacity hard drive let buyers prick up their ears in this direction. However, the laptop exhibits shortcomings in keyboard and battery life.
Intel Core i5-4210U | AMD Radeon R5 M230 | 15.6" | 2.3 kg
HP Envy 17-k104ng Notebook Review
79% HP Envy 17-k104ng Notebook Review
Working class hero? HP advertises its new Envy as the epitome of efficiency. Is this because of the SSD-HDD combination? Because of the GTX GeForce? Or the good sound? We check if work and gaming harmonize well.
Intel Core i7-4510U | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M | 17.3" | 3 kg
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Gaming Notebooks
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Gaming Notebooks
November 2014 update. Here you will find the current best gaming notebooks reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top mode...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Budget Office/Business Notebooks
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Budget Office/Business Notebooks
November 2014 update. Here you will find the current best office/business notebooks for below 800 Euros (~$1038) reviewed by Notebookcheck in the...
Aorus X7 Pro Notebook Review
82% Aorus X7 Pro Notebook Review
Performance at all costs. Aorus is one of the first manufacturers to fuse two GeForce GTX 970M cards to an SLI array. Both the performance and the waste heat are correspondingly high. Can the slim 17-inch chassis deal with this load?
Intel Core i7-4870HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M SLI | 17.3" | 3.1 kg
Toshiba Satellite P50t-B-10T Notebook Review
83% Toshiba Satellite P50t-B-10T Notebook Review
Pixel machine. Outsider - trailblazer? While the competition is equipping their high-definition luxury-range with Nvidia GPUs, the Japanese manufacturer relies on AMD's Radeon R9. Will the combination of a 4K screen, fast computing cores, build, and ergonomics result in a round bundle that deserves our purchase recommendation?
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | AMD Radeon R9 M265X | 15.6" | 2.4 kg
Dell Inspiron 15 3542-2293 Notebook Review
75% Dell Inspiron 15 3542-2293 Notebook Review
Decent all around. The Inspiron 15 3542 is an inexpensive allrounder-notebook. Thanks to a powerful Core i5 processor and dedicated GeForce graphics card, even gaming is not out of the question. The battery life is very decent as well.
Intel Core i5-4210U | NVIDIA GeForce 820M | 15.6" | 2.3 kg
Lenovo Horizon 2e-F0AS0014US AIO Review
71% Lenovo Horizon 2e-F0AS0014US AIO Review
Portable AIO. Lenovo's Horizon 2e is a 21.5-inch All-in-One (AIO) system. Thanks to an integrated battery, the "2-in-1 tabletop PC", as Lenovo calls it, is portable enough so it can be toted from room to room as well. What else does the jumbo-sized tablet bring to the table?
Intel Core i3-4030U | Intel HD Graphics 4400 | 21.5" | 4.6 kg
Acer Aspire V15 Nitro Black Edition VN7-591 gaming laptop
Acer intros 4K UHD display V Nitro Black Edition gaming laptop
These new machines will hit the US via multiple retailers next month starting at $1099.99 USD and existing Full HD models already come with a fre...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Premium Office/Business Notebooks
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Premium Office/Business Notebooks
November 2014 update. Here you will find the best office/business notebooks reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top mod...
MSI GT72 (GTX 980M) Notebook Review Update
88% MSI GT72 (GTX 980M) Notebook Review Update
Small update, big impact. MSI now installs the brand new premium models from Nvidia's Maxwell generation. Read here to what extent the GeForce GTX 980M can outperform its precursor, and what it looks like in terms of temperatures, power consumption, and system noise.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M | 17.3" | 3.8 kg
Lenovo Y70 Notebook Review
83% Lenovo Y70 Notebook Review
Touchscreen gamer. Lenovo launches the biggest IPS touchscreen Y Series model yet with the 17.3-inch Y70. Features remain largely unchanged from the Y50, including the GTX 860M GPU. For $1399, can this sleek black and red powerhouse hold its own against other 17-inch gaming notebooks?
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M | 17.3" | 3.5 kg
Acer Aspire V3-572PG-604M Notebook Review
79% Acer Aspire V3-572PG-604M Notebook Review
Long-lasting allrounder. Lots of storage, suitable for gaming, long battery life, and a decent keyboard: the Aspire V3-572PG ticks all the check boxes for an allrounder notebook. How compelling is the overall package?
Intel Core i5-4200U | NVIDIA GeForce 840M | 15.6" | 2.5 kg
Asus Zenbook UX303LN-R4141H Subnotebook Review
85% Asus Zenbook UX303LN-R4141H Subnotebook Review
Play it again. Handy, slim, rigid, and strong. The former UX31LN/A excelled in these properties. Does its successor inherit these assets, and can it perhaps even add a few plus points?
Intel Core i7-4510U | NVIDIA GeForce 840M | 13.3" | 1.4 kg
Acer Aspire V15 Nitro (VN7-591G-77A9) Notebook Review
85% Acer Aspire V15 Nitro (VN7-591G-77A9) Notebook Review
Black Nitro. Acer does not make any compromises in the configuration of its Aspire V15 Nitro. Buyers get a slim computer with very powerful hardware, an SSD, and IPS screen. The laptop is primarily aimed at gamers. However, the odd non-gamer might also take a liking to the computer.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M | 15.6" | 2.2 kg
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Subnotebooks
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Subnotebooks
October 2014 update. Here you will find the current best subnotebooks reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top models is...
Dell Inspiron 13 7347 Convertible Review
78% Dell Inspiron 13 7347 Convertible Review
Flexible premium consumer. The high-quality, 13.3-inch laptop with a 360-degree hinge and touchscreen provides a convertible feel for around 800 Euros (~$1023). It might be the right device for users who are looking for an alternative to Lenovo's Yoga 2 or simply expect a bit more from their laptop.
Intel Core i5-4210U | Intel HD Graphics 4400 | 13.3" | 1.7 kg
Acer Aspire V3-371-55GS Subnotebook Review
79% Acer Aspire V3-371-55GS Subnotebook Review
Long-running subnotebook. Acer blends a long battery life with a matte HD screen, a Core i5 processor, and a fast solid state-drive in its Aspire V3-371-55GS. Has Acer created the perfect subnotebook?
Intel Core i5-4210U | Intel HD Graphics 4400 | 13.3" | 1.5 kg
Clevo P651SE (Schenker XMG P505) Barebones Notebook Review
85% Clevo P651SE (Schenker XMG P505) Barebones Notebook Review
Full speed ahead. After the top GPUs from the last Nvidia generation were still based on the Kepler architecture, both the GeForce GTX 980M and GTX 970 finally use the Maxwell architecture. We check the performance with the Clevo P651SE Barebone.
Intel Core i7-4870HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M | 15.6" | 2.6 kg
Toshiba Satellite L70-B-130 Notebook Review
74% Toshiba Satellite L70-B-130 Notebook Review
Hot Gamer? Toshiba self-confidently advertises its new multimedia laptop, Satellite L70-B-130 with AMD's R9 M265X as "Enthusiast Graphics". Our review reveals whether the 17-inch laptop justifies this high claim, why "hot" should be taken literally, and for whom the laptop might be worth looking at.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | AMD Radeon R9 M265X | 17.3" | 2.9 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 14 Best Buy-exclusive Windows convertible
Lenovo announces ThinkPad Yoga 14 convertible
This new Windows 8.1 convertible will be a BestBuy exclusive product and will go on sale later this month starting at $1,199 USD.
HP Envy 15-k010ng Notebook Review
81% HP Envy 15-k010ng Notebook Review
Multimedia with quirks. HP's multimedia newcomer is positioned between mid-range and premium range in terms of configuration and price. Its balanced combination of power and ergonomics is appealing. Will the now matte screen also make a better impression than the former models from 2013? We will clarify this and many other questions in this review.
Intel Core i7-4510U | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M | 15.6" | 2.3 kg
HP Pavilion 13-a000ng x360 Convertible Review
74% HP Pavilion 13-a000ng x360 Convertible Review
HP turn around! HP now follows the example set by Lenovo since 2012 with its Yoga. Owing to cleverly designed hinges, the new Pavilion can be used in four different modes. However, we soon discovered that unfortunately the transition is not always smooth.
Intel Core i3-4030U | Intel HD Graphics 4400 | 13.3" | 1.8 kg
Gigabyte P35X gaming laptop with NVIDIA GTX 980M
Gigabyte P35X gaming laptop arrives later this month
This ultra-slim 15.6-inch gaming laptop with WQHD+ IPS display will get NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M graphics and should be available for purchase lat...
Gigabyte P34W gaming laptop with NVIDIA GTX 970M graphics card
Gigabyte announces P34W gaming laptop
This ultra-slim 14-inch gaming laptop features NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M graphics with 6 GB GDDR5 memory and will hit the market in early November.
Aorus to ship X7 Pro with GTX 970M SLI for $2599
Aorus to ship X7 Pro with GTX 970M SLI for $2599
17.3-inch slim gaming notebook gets Maxwell update coming this month and promises extreme performance over a single GTX 980M and GTX 780M SLI.
Digital Storm gaming laptops lineup now with NVIDIA GTX 900M
Digital Storm to add NVIDIA GTX 900M graphics to its gaming laptops
NVIDIA GTX 970M and 980M graphics cards will power Digital Storm's line of award-winning gaming laptops which are expected to go on sale next mon...
MSI GT72 Dominator Pro gaming laptop, now with NVIDIA GTX 900M graphics
MSI updates GS Stealth/Ghost and GT Dominator Series with NVIDIA GTX 900M graphics
Thanks to the latest GTX 900M Series from NVIDIA, MSI's gaming laptops now provide up to 28% more graphics performance than the older models with...
Maingear Nomad 17 new design and NVIDIA GTX 980M
Maingear updates Nomad 17 gaming laptop with NVIDIA GTX 980M graphics and new design
This ultra-high performance family of laptops now has a new design and also features NVIDIA GTX 900M graphics.
Toshiba Satellite Click 2 Pro P30W-B-104 Convertible Review
77% Toshiba Satellite Click 2 Pro P30W-B-104 Convertible Review
Press me! The tablet of Toshiba's Click 2 Pro P30W-B-104 convertible can be completely detached from the keyboard dock. The unusual mechanism needs a bit of getting used to. Read in our report why the stylish ultrabook will nevertheless look good on many desks.
Intel Core i5-4210U | Intel HD Graphics 4400 | 13.3" | 2 kg
ASUS Transformer Book Flip TP300L
87% Asus Transformer Book Flip TP300LD-C4031H Convertible Review
Multimode MultimediaThe ASUS Transformer Book Flip TP300L we're testing here, the 13.3-inch version, has high-end Ultrabook-style specifications in a stylish convertible design. With Core i7, 8GB RAM Full HD touch and a discreet Nvidia GPU, this could be a 2-in-1 worth seeking-out.
Intel Core i7-4510U | NVIDIA GeForce 820M | 13.3" | 1.8 kg
Toshiba Satellite S70-B-106 Notebook Review Update
76% Toshiba Satellite S70-B-106 Notebook Review Update
The successor. The new version of the Satellite S70 doesn't rely on a GeForce GT 740M chip anymore, but on a Radeon R9 M265X graphics core which enhances gaming performance significantly. The notebook still has a Core-i7 processor, a Full HD display and a Blu-ray burner. Does Toshiba offer a successful all-rounder?
Intel Core i7-4700HQ | AMD Radeon R9 M265X | 17.3" | 2.8 kg
Acer Aspire V15 & V17 Nitro Black Edition high-end notebooks with Core i7-4710HQ and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M
Acer V Nitro Black Edition notebooks coming to the US in mid-October
Acer Aspire V15 and V17 Nitro Black Edition high-end notebooks will go on sale in the US in about two weeks at Newegg starting at $1,099.99 USD.
Fujitsu LifeBook T734 Convertible Review
76% Fujitsu LifeBook T734 Convertible Review
Old-school business. Versatility and mobility are very important aspects of Fujitsu's latest convertible. Digitizer and multi-touch are new input methods and UMTS provides the necessary mobility. But it is not enough for an impressive result.
Intel Core i5-4200M | Intel HD Graphics 4600 | 12.5" | 2 kg
Asus Transformer Book Flip TP550LA-CJ070P Convertible Review
73% Asus Transformer Book Flip TP550LA-CJ070P Convertible Review
Disappointing display. Asus wants to liberate buyers from having to decide between a tablet and a notebook, unifying the two into one device. Unfortunately, the result in the form of the Transformer Book Flip did not turn out so well.
Intel Core i5-4210U | Intel HD Graphics 4400 | 15.6" | 2.3 kg
Toshiba Satellite L50-B-182 Notebook Review
80% Toshiba Satellite L50-B-182 Notebook Review
Multimedia machine. The spec sheet of the L50 is quite impressive. Toshiba's Satellite seems to absolutely satisfy private users with a strong CPU, a 1 TB hard drive, a graphics card from AMD, and a DVD burner. All that is available for a reasonable street price of 1000 Euros (~$1263). Where is the catch?
Intel Core i7-4500U | AMD Radeon R7 M260 | 15.6" | 2.2 kg
Toshiba Satellite Pro R50-B-112
72% Toshiba Satellite Pro R50-B-112 Notebook Review
Under-dressed. There are plenty of low-priced office laptops. Toshiba now refreshes its bleak mass of Satellite Pro models with a new and thinner casing. Is taking a look worthwhile or is just old wine in new skins?
Intel Core i5-4210U | Intel HD Graphics 4400 | 15.6" | 2.3 kg
Acer Aspire V17 Nitro (VN7-791G-759Q) Notebook Review
86% Acer Aspire V17 Nitro (VN7-791G-759Q) Notebook Review
Controlled explosion. With convincing components and slim cases, the notebooks from Acer's new Aspire V Nitro-series are real all-rounders for discerning customers. Our Black Edition with the GeForce GTX 860M is targeted at gamers. Our review shows whether the performance, temperatures and maintainability can meet the expectations.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M | 17.3" | 3 kg
Toshiba Portégé Z10t-A2111 Convertible Review Update
79% Toshiba Portégé Z10t-A2111 Convertible Review Update
The business convertible. At a starting price of $1500, the Toshiba Z10t includes high-end hardware in a tablet form and competes directly against the Microsoft Surface models. This updated model includes mostly internal upgrades as we re-analyze the convertible's performance for the 2014 market.
Intel Core i7-4610Y | Intel HD Graphics 4200 | 11.6" | 1.4 kg
Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN Convertible Review
73% Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN Convertible Review
Turn it around. The Asus Transformer Book Flip TP500LN looks like a normal 15.6-inch notebook, but it can be transformed into a tablet in just a few simple steps. So far, all convertibles of this size had to make compromises. Read the review to find out why this device is not completely free of them, either.
Intel Core i5-4210U | NVIDIA GeForce 840M | 15.6" | 2.3 kg
Toshiba Tecra Z40T-A1410 Notebook Review
77% Toshiba Tecra Z40T-A1410 Notebook Review
Touchscreen Office Notebook. Toshiba hopes this premium Tecra, with a 1080p matte screen and many of the typical amenities of a top-end business notebook, can entice those looking for a touch business computer that’s light and long on battery. Does it check all the boxes?
Intel Core i5-4310U | Intel HD Graphics 4400 | 14" | 1.6 kg
MSI GT72 Notebook Review
87% MSI GT72 Notebook Review
Muscleman. Cooler Boost, Super RAID, Matrix Display: MSI uses many fancy words for the GT72. We took the brand-new gaming notebook to check the marketing slogans. Can the high-end machine compete with the rivals from Asus, Alienware and Clevo?
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880M | 17.3" | 3.8 kg
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Author: Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)