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Face Off: Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E550 vs. Acer Aspire E5 vs. HP ProBook 450 G2

Face Off: Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E550 vs. Acer Aspire E5 vs. HP ProBook 450 G2

Affordable notebooks for school. It's not easy dropping over $1000 for a thin MacBook or Ultrabook, especially when all you need is something for schoolwork and videos. Instead, these three alternatives will be a little easier on students' wallets.
Eurocom announces Shark 4 ultraportable

Eurocom announces Shark 4 ultraportable

The thin 15.6-inch gaming notebook is one of the few with SIM 4G LTE compatibility and triple storage bays.
Mobile Graphics Cards - Benchmark List

Mobile Graphics Cards - Benchmark List

Sort and filter through all currently available mobile graphics cards by performance or specification.
Tegra Note 7 Android tablet gets 5.1 Lollipop update

Tegra Note 7 gets Android 5.1 Lollipop

This Android tablet made for gamers that arrived in late 2013 loaded with Android 4.2 now gets updated to version 5.1 of Google's mobile OS.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Notebooks under 300 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Notebooks under 300 Euros

July 2015 update. Here you will find the best notebooks under 300 Euros (~$374) as reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our Top 10 list is regularly update...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Notebooks under 500 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Notebooks under 500 Euros

July 2015 update. Here you will find the best notebooks below 500 Euros (~$554) reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our list of top models is regularly up...
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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960

1024 Maxwell cores @ 1127MHz, 128 Bit GDDR5 @ 3500MHz
Face Off: Acer Aspire V17 Nitro vs. Asus N751 vs. HP Envy 17

Face Off: Acer Aspire V17 Nitro vs. Asus N751 vs. HP Envy 17

For the multimedia home. At 17.3-inches, these multimedia notebooks are made to be desktop replacements. Features and expandability are everything in this category, so let's see which of these three is the better bang for the buck.
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NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970

1664 Maxwell cores @ 1050MHz, 224 + 32 Bit GDDR5 @ 3500MHz
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Multimedia Notebooks

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Multimedia Notebooks

July 2015 update. Here you will find the best current multimedia notebooks reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top mode...
Face Off: Dell Alienware 15 vs. Clevo P751ZM vs. MSI GE62

Face Off: Dell Alienware 15 vs. Clevo P751ZM vs. MSI GE62

Not too big, not too small. Gaming notebooks can be as big as 18 inches or as small as 14, but most users will want something more practical and appropriate. We'll compare a few popular 15-inch gaming models that are all fit for both mobility and tight dorm spaces.
Eurocom adds IGZO and 4K QFHD display options for M5 Pro laptop

Eurocom adds IGZO and 4K QFHD display options for M5 Pro laptop

The already high-end M5 Pro gaming notebook gets a plethora of new displays at configuration.
MSI PE70 2QE Notebook Review

82% MSI PE70 2QE Notebook Review

Multimedia elite? According to MSI, the notebooks from the new Prestige-series are devices for very demanding lifestyle and business users. But can the 17.3-inch PE70 fulfill these high promises?
Intel Core i5-4210H | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 17.3" | 2.6 kg
Gigabyte P55W V4 Notebook Review

85% Gigabyte P55W V4 Notebook Review

A much needed refresh. Gigabyte's newest redesign throws Broadwell into the mix for some impressive results. Find out why the P55 is one of our favorite notebooks to come from Gigabyte thus far.
Intel Core i7-5700HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M | 15.6" | 2.7 kg
Asus G751JY G-Sync Notebook Review

89% Asus G751JY G-Sync Notebook Review

Synchronization complete. Nvidia's G-Sync technology promises a smooth gaming experience without annoying screen tearing. We could examine this feature for the first time in Asus' G751JY. Has the venerable V-Sync completed its service?
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M | 17.3" | 4.2 kg
Face Off: Lenovo ThinkPad T450 vs. Acer TravelMate P645 vs. Dell Latitude 14 E5450

Face Off: Lenovo ThinkPad T450 vs. Acer TravelMate P645 vs. Dell Latitude 14 E5450

For the budget workaholic. Who needs multimedia functions when you can just keep working? These business notebooks are laser-focused to provide workers with the core necessities. Let's compare a few 14-inch models to see which is worth your time.
Batman: Arkham Knight Notebook Benchmarks

Batman: Arkham Knight Notebook Benchmarks

PC debacle. Even high-end notebooks hit their limit with Batman: Arkham Knight. We've checked the performance of the game with its open-world structure on several different systems.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Lightweight Gaming Notebooks

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Lightweight Gaming Notebooks

July 2015 update. Here you will find the currently best thin and lightweight mobile gaming notebooks reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our list of top m...
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Gaming Notebooks

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Gaming Notebooks

July 2015 update. Here you will find the current best gaming notebooks reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top models i...
Lenovo IdeaPad Y50-70 (GTX 960M, FHD) Notebook Review

85% Lenovo IdeaPad Y50-70 (GTX 960M, FHD) Notebook Review

Lenovo created a balanced bundle. Recently, the Y50-70 proved to be a good entry into the mobile gaming world. Now, the manufacturer put even more performance into the slim case and improved the bundle. The most important change: Lenovo replaced the predecessor's poor TN display with a good IPS panel with 1080p resolution and matte surface.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 15.6" | 2.4 kg
The Best Notebook Displays As Reviewed By Notebookcheck

The Best Notebook Displays As Reviewed By Notebookcheck

July 2015 update. Is the display the most important part of a notebook for you and does it play a leading role in your purchasing decision? Our o...
MSI GT72 (Broadwell) Notebook Review

88% MSI GT72 (Broadwell) Notebook Review

Top-notch. Since our last update article on the MSI 17-inch gaming laptop, the manufacturer has modified certain features. Although our test model, the GT72-2QE16SR21BW, lacks Nvidia G-Sync technology, the Wide-View display entices us to take a closer look.
Intel Core i7-5700HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M | 17.3" | 3.7 kg
Face Off: Asus ROG G751 vs. Dell Alienware 17 vs. MSI GT72 Dominator

Face Off: Asus ROG G751 vs. Dell Alienware 17 vs. MSI GT72 Dominator

All guts, all glory. Chances are good that these portable gaming machines are more powerful than your existing laptop or even desktop. With prices easily reaching north of $2000, we compare our three top choices to see which has the bigger muscles.
Asus G501JW (FHD) Notebook Review

85% Asus G501JW (FHD) Notebook Review

Slim gamer. Recently, we reviewed Asus' new member of the ROG series, the high-end US model. Our current model for the German market is about 600 Euros (~$672) cheaper but makes compromises in features. Nevertheless, it even performs partly better than the more expensive model we reviewed.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 15,6" | 2 kg
Lenovo Y50-70 (GTX 960M, 4K) Notebook Review

82% Lenovo Y50-70 (GTX 960M, 4K) Notebook Review

Model upgrade. Despite its slim build, there is plenty of computing power in Lenovo's gaming laptop. The combination of powerful hardware, 4K screen, and decent connectivity is to make potential buyers curious.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 15.6" | 2.4 kg
Sony's ultra-thin 4K TVs will start at $2,499

Sony's ultra-thin 4K TVs will start at $2,499

The new lineup will cost less than Sony's past 4K TVs.
Face Off: HP EliteBook 820 G2 vs. Lenovo ThinkPad X250 vs. Dell Latitude 12 E7250

Face Off: HP EliteBook 820 G2 vs. Lenovo ThinkPad X250 vs. Dell Latitude 12 E7250

Let's get down to business. Dedicated business notebooks tend to last for years, so it's important to pick the one that best fits your needs. We compare the three currently popular 12.5-inch models to see which is worth your time.
Alienware 15 (R9 M295X) Notebook Review

85% Alienware 15 (R9 M295X) Notebook Review

Comeback. The mobile high-end market is dominated by Intel and Nvidia. Alienware is one of the few manufacturer who offers GPUs from AMD as well. We ordered the 15-inch version of the notebook with the GTX-970M-rival Radeon R9 M295X to check out the performance.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | AMD Radeon R9 M295X | 15.6" | 3.1 kg
Eurocom launches M4 Ultraportable with Ubuntu pre-installed

Eurocom launches M4 Ultraportable with Ubuntu pre-installed

The configuration will also come with a 10 percent discount as part of Eurocom's Education Program.
Face Off: Dell XPS 15 vs. Apple MacBook Pro 15 vs. Asus ZenBook Pro UX501

Face Off: Dell XPS 15 vs. Apple MacBook Pro 15 vs. Asus ZenBook Pro UX501

15-inch showdown. This screen size is the most popular amongst U.S. users and the XPS 15, MacBook Pro 15, and ZenBook UX501 are some of the top picks in the class. Now let's see which one is best.
Asus N751JX Notebook Review

85% Asus N751JX Notebook Review

Premium desktop replacement. The Asus N751JX lends oneself as a replacement for the home desktop PC. Overall, it performs well. However, with a price tag of about 1200 Euros (~$1351), it is not a bargain.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M | 17.3" | 3.4 kg
Schenker W724 (Clevo P370SM-A) Notebook Review

83% Schenker W724 (Clevo P370SM-A) Notebook Review

Two GPUs. Schenker’s 17-inch Workstation is available with two Nvidia graphics cards in an SLI configuration. Read the review to find out whether the quality and the performance of the W724 can keep up with other dual-GPU laptops such as the Aorus X7 Pro or the MSI GT80.
Intel Core i7-4810MQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M SLI | 17.3" | 4.3 kg
Eurocom P7 Pro (Clevo P770ZM) Notebook Review

88% Eurocom P7 Pro (Clevo P770ZM) Notebook Review

Now with the latest Broadwell-H CPU. Eurocom is one of the first resellers to incorporate the recently released Intel Core i7-5775C CPU into its product line. How does this desktop 65 W processor compare to the current mobile Broadwell champions?
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M | 17.3" | 3.9 kg
Eurocom updates P5 Pro X with Radeon R9 M290X and support for four 4K displays

Eurocom updates P5 Pro X with Radeon R9 M290X and support for four 4K displays

The reseller double-downs on its 15.6-inch P5 Pro powerhouse with Radeon graphics after having just announced LGA1150 Broadwell support
Face Off: Dell XPS 13 vs. Apple MacBook Pro 13 vs. Asus ZenBook UX305

Face Off: Dell XPS 13 vs. Apple MacBook Pro 13 vs. Asus ZenBook UX305

Small systems with big resolutions. How much are you willing to sacrifice for a superthin 13.3-inch QHD+ notebook? We compare three available today to see which can come out on top.
MSI unveils redesigned GP62

Computex 2015 | MSI unveils redesigned GP62

The GP62 will succeed the GP60 and include new Core i7 processors and a GeForce GTX 950M GPU
MSI shows new notebook gaming dock for GS series

Computex 2015 | MSI shows new notebook gaming dock for GS series

The new gaming dock will be much more compact than the previous model shown at CES 2015
Asus updates ROG G751 and GL552 with Nvidia G-SYNC

Computex 2015 | Asus updates ROG G751 with Nvidia G-SYNC and refreshes GL552

The ROG G751 will come with an unlocked GPU and free upgrade to Windows 10.
Lenovo to launch Flex 3 with AMD A-Series APUs by the end of June

Computex 2015 | Lenovo to launch Flex 3 with AMD A-Series APUs by the end of June

AMD partners with major manufacturers to launch 6th generation A-series on notebooks with Lenovo being one of the very first.
Aorus announces X7 Pro-SYNC refresh with G-SYNC support for $2599

Computex 2015 | Aorus announces X7 Pro-SYNC refresh with G-SYNC support for $2599

New X7 Pro-SYNC is identical to existing X7 Pro with GTX 970M SLI and updated fan controls
Dirt Rally Notebook Benchmarks

Dirt Rally Notebook Benchmarks

Purist. In the past few years, Codemasters has developed an arcade-oriented, racing game. Now with “Dirt Rally”, they have decided to return to the old Colin McRae roots. We ran the "Early-Access" game to check its hardware requirements.
Aorus refreshes X5 gaming notebook with Nvidia G-SYNC

Computex 2015 | Aorus refreshes X5 gaming notebook with Nvidia G-SYNC

15.6-inch ultrathin gaming notebook to sport 3x M.2 SSDs, Intel Broadwell CPU, GTX 965M SLI GPUs, and 2880 x 1620 resolution display.
Face Off: Aorus X3 Plus vs. Gigabyte P34W vs. Razer Blade 14

Face Off: Aorus X3 Plus vs. Gigabyte P34W vs. Razer Blade 14

Small brawl with powerful punches. Don't let their small footprints fool you — these high-end 14-inch gaming notebooks carry big guns with more firepower than competitors almost twice the size. If you're in the market for an ultraportable powerhouse, the bottom line will almost certainly come down to one of these three.
MSI GE72 (GTX 960M) Notebook Review

82% MSI GE72 (GTX 960M) Notebook Review

Successful. The MSI GE72 is a 17.3-inch gaming notebook with great performance and a strong panel with 94% sRGB coverage. Overall, MSI offers a good package for gamers.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 17.3" | 2.9 kg
Nvidia SHIELD Android TV console now available

Nvidia SHIELD Android TV console now available

Powered by Nvidia's Tegra X1 SoC and its Maxwell-based GPU, this compact device is capable of playing 4K TV content and supports over 200 games.
The Witcher 3 Notebook Benchmarks

The Witcher 3 Notebook Benchmarks

Heavyweight. The third part of the fantasy saga based on the sorcerer Geralt is now in front of us. The story and graphics of the game promises to eclipse the RPG competition. However, we are more interested in the game performance on notebooks. What system is needed for what settings?
Alienware 13 (GTX 960M) Notebook Review

82% Alienware 13 (GTX 960M) Notebook Review

Power Spike. Dell offers updated components for the Alienware 13. Let us find out if the Core i7-5500U and the GeForce GTX 960M are worth the investment.
Intel Core i7-5500U | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 13.3" | 2 kg
MSI GE60 (GTX 960M) Notebook Review

80% MSI GE60 (GTX 960M) Notebook Review

Solid gamer. The MSI GE60 is a powerful, yet affordable, gaming notebook. The laptop performs well but suffers from high noise and temperature emissions.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 15.6" | 2.6 kg
Nvidia's latest drivers again disable overclocking for GTX 900M graphics cards

Nvidia's latest drivers again disable overclocking for GTX 900M graphics cards

[UPDATE: Nvidia today released a driver update that fixes the issue] The company apparently backtracked on its earlier promise and once again blo...
MSI GT70 (GTX 970M) Notebook Review

86% MSI GT70 (GTX 970M) Notebook Review

Gigantic with drawbacks. As expected from MSI's GT lineup, we meet uncompromising readiness to perform. The update of the GT70 is faster and in some cases even cheaper. However, the weaknesses found in the old tests, unfortunately, have not been eliminated.
Intel Core i7-4710MQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M | 17.3" | 3.8 kg
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Author: Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)