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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
Asus GL771JW Notebook Review

86% Asus GL771JW Notebook Review

Turbo SSD. Decent gaming performance is expected from a gaming laptop. Asus' GL771JW fulfills this, and the laptop even pleases/surprises with a super-fast SSD (PCI Express x4). It also features a screen that offers 90% sRGB coverage.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 17.3" | 3.3 kg
MSI GS30 Notebook Review

82% MSI GS30 Notebook Review

Transformation. Compact subnotebook or fully fledged desktop replacement: The MSI GS30 wants to be both at the same time. Our review will reveal whether the GamingDock model does so successfully or whether it sits on the fence.
Intel Core i7-4870HQ | Intel Iris Pro Graphics 5200 | 13.3" | 1.3 kg
Asus PB287Q Monitor Review

Asus PB287Q Monitor Review

Generation 4K. Notebookcheck tries something new and reviews the high-resolution 28-inch display Asus PB287Q. Read our review to find out whether the Ultra HD model is worth its price.
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Aorus X3 Plus v3 Notebook Review

85% Aorus X3 Plus v3 Notebook Review

Size doesn't matter. It may be less than 14-inches, but the Aorus X3 Plus still performs just as well as many larger gaming models currently available. What compromises must buyers make for this 3200 x 1800 QHD+ 13.9-inch notebook with 3x RAID 0 and GTX 970M graphics?
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M | 13.9" | 1.8 kg
MSI GE62 (GTX 970M) Notebook Review

82% MSI GE62 (GTX 970M) Notebook Review

More power. The GeForce GTX 970M is significantly more powerful than the previously tested GE62 model (GeForce GTX 965M). Sadly, even this 4K panel does not make the cut.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M | 15.6" | 2.4 kg
Razer Blade Pro 2015 Notebook Review

81% Razer Blade Pro 2015 Notebook Review

Needs sharpening. The 17.3-inch Razer Blade Pro has not seen a major revision since its reveal in 2011 and its age is starting to show. Is the attractive razor-thin form factor and unique Switchblade interface enough to convince the hardcore gaming crowd?
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 17.3" | 3.1 kg
Asus G501JW Notebook Review

85% Asus G501JW Notebook Review

A new republic. The thinner ROG is certainly flashier, but cut corners are inevitable. Asus calls it the quietest ultrathin gaming notebook on the market with one of the fastest solid-state drives available. What can go wrong?
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 15.6" | 2.1 kg
Gigabyte P55K

Gigabyte announces P55K gaming laptop

This futuristic-looking laptop is powered by Nvidia's GeForce GTX 965M graphics and supports mSATA storage.
Gaming in 4K

Gaming in 4K

Pixel junkies. What was impossible a few years back is now slowly becoming reality: gaming at resolutions far above the standard 1920x1080 pixels. We tested multiple notebook GPUs with 3 of the latest games. Are we ready for 4K?
Intel Core i7-3770K | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 | g
Alienware 17 R2 Notebook Review

87% Alienware 17 R2 Notebook Review

Alien lightshow. Alienware, who are very popular among gamers, jumped on the Maxwell bandwagon and presented their first notebook with the new and extremely fast Nvidia GeForce GTX 980M. Numerous manufacturer specific special hardware and software features should fulfill all wishes of gamers. It is just too bad that precisely the core units did not work flawlessly.
Intel Core i7-4980HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M | 17.3" | 3.7 kg
Schenker XMG U705 (Clevo P771ZM) Notebook Review

88% Schenker XMG U705 (Clevo P771ZM) Notebook Review

Bye-bye, TN. After a long waiting time, the Clevo P771ZM Barebone is finally available with an IPS panel. Reason enough for us to take another look at the One K73-5N. Clear the ring for the Schenker XMG U705.
Intel Core i7-4790 | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M | 17.3" | 3.9 kg
Eurocom announces a new 15.6-inch laptop

Eurocom launches Shark 4 laptop

The highly configurable 15.6-inch machine uses Nvidia's GeForce GTX 960M graphics and a Full HD IPS display.
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AMD Radeon R9 M280X

896 GCN cores @ 900MHz, 128 Bit GDDR5 @ 5500MHz
Acer Aspire V Nitro 7-791G Notebook Review

86% Acer Aspire V Nitro 7-791G Notebook Review

Not much more powerful. On paper, the powerful hardware upgrade of Acer's Nitro series seems appealing. Although, the performance has not improved in the synthetic benchmarks, gamers might appreciate more fps and a higher display contrast.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 17.3" | 3 kg
Eurocom unveils new M4 ultraportable laptop

Eurocom unveils new M4 ultraportable laptop

Eurocom has launched the new M4 laptop, which it calls "the most powerful 13.3 inch notebook ever made."
Schenker M505 (Clevo W650SC) Notebook Review

80% Schenker M505 (Clevo W650SC) Notebook Review

Fine-tuning. Schenker Technologies relies for the M505 on the simple design of the predecessor. The changes underneath the hood are equally marginal. For instance, the IPS panel is accompanied by a GeForce GTX 950M instead of a GeForce GTX 850M. Find out here how this affects the performance.
Intel Core i5-4210M | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M | 15.6" | 2.6 kg
Asus GL551JK Notebook Review

86% Asus GL551JK Notebook Review

Readjusted. Despite its powerful hardware, the GL551JK remains a quiet and unobtrusive notebook. The comparatively long battery life is an added bonus.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M | 15.6" | 2.7 kg
Acer Aspire V15 Nitro Black Edition VN7-591G Notebook Review

85% Acer Aspire V15 Nitro Black Edition VN7-591G Notebook Review

Refined model. Slim, sleek, powerful - With the Aspire V15 Nitro series, Acer has launched a well-made series of gaming notebooks. Acer has upgraded the series and replaced the GeForce GTX 860M graphics card with a GeForce GTX 960M GPU. As a result, the graphics performance has increased slightly.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 15.6" | 2.4 kg
Acer shows new high-end gaming notebooks Predator 15 and Predator 17 as well as Gaming Tablet for the first time

Acer shows new high-end gaming notebooks Predator 15, Predator 17, and the Predator Gaming Tablet

Though initially just a rumor earlier this week, Acer is now officially entering the high-end gaming notebook market. Acer’s boss Jason Chen just showed two new gaming notebooks at the next@acer event in New York. Also: An Android gaming tablet for ultramobile gamers.
GTA V Benchmarked

GTA V Benchmarked

Better late than never. Barely 1.5 years after the Last-Gen edition, GTA V is finally released for the PC. We tested it on multiple notebooks, to see if the wait was worth it.
New Acer gaming laptop with Nvidia GTX 980M approaching?

Rumors: New Acer gaming laptop with Nvidia GTX 980M approaching?

Acer further expands its portfolio for mobile consumer devices. According to the Nitro motto, "A Touch More Powerful", a new gaming notebook could supplement the top of the Nitro series in the near future, too.
HP Envy 17 (2015) Notebook Review

81% HP Envy 17 (2015) Notebook Review

All-rounder. The HP Envy 17 wants to be your desktop replacement laptop. It has the right hardware, but what about the pricing?
Intel Core i7-5500U | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 850M | 17.3" | 2.9 kg
Dell Inspiron 15-7548 Notebook Review

82% Dell Inspiron 15-7548 Notebook Review

Slimmed down. The new version of the Inspiron 15 of the 7000-series is much slimmer than the predecessor, and now has a 4K display. However, the restriction is not only limited to the chassis: You also have to live with drawbacks in terms of graphics performance and battery runtimes.
Intel Core i7-5500U | AMD Radeon R7 M270 | 15.6" | 2.1 kg
The Best Notebooks for Teenagers and University Students

The Best Notebooks for Teenagers and University Students

Update Spring 2015. Whether you are looking for a notebook that won't break the bank, a high-performance all-rounder, or a luxury laptop, here yo...
Schenker XMG A305 (Clevo W230SD) Notebook Review

80% Schenker XMG A305 (Clevo W230SD) Notebook Review

GPU Update. Schenker Technologies presents the XMG A305: the successor to the gaming dwarf, the XMG P304. Instead of a GTX 860M, the successor employs a GTX 960M, which promises more performance. In our review, we will check whether the cooling of the 13-inch gaming laptop can handle its new hardware.
Intel Core i7-4710MQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 13.3" | 2.1 kg
Gigabyte P37X Notebook Review

85% Gigabyte P37X Notebook Review

Thin is in. How thin of a laptop can you fit a GTX 980M? The Gigabyte P37 is the thinnest 17.3-inch notebook with the Nvidia GPU and we find out if there are any performance consequences that may entail.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M | 17.3" | 3 kg
Schenker XMG A705 (Clevo N170SD) Notebook Review

84% Schenker XMG A705 (Clevo N170SD) Notebook Review

Successful. Schenker's XMG A705 is primarily aimed at gamers and does not disappoint in this regard: It renders all up-to-date games smoothly. Positive: The noise and temperature development are relatively moderate.
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 17.3" | 3.1 kg
Asus GL771JM Notebook Review

84% Asus GL771JM Notebook Review

Gaming and more. In addition to decent gaming power, Asus' new high-performance laptop offers a combination of convincing qualities that also recommend it for productive deployment as a powerful desktop replacement for approximately 1300 Euros (~$1396). However, the newcomer is not completely without flaws. Our in-depth review reveals where they are found and what effect they have.
Intel Core i7-4710HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M | 17.3" | 3.3 kg
Will Nvidia's next SHIELD handheld console retain its precursor's design? (Pictured: current SHIELD Portable)

Nvidia's new SHIELD Portable leaked via wireless certification listings

The handheld console has been certified by Wi-Fi Alliance and Bluetooth Special Interest Group.
Razer Blade 14 (Early 2015) Notebook Review

85% Razer Blade 14 (Early 2015) Notebook Review

Sharp performer. The Blade is back with a honed edge to take the crown in the razor-thin gaming category. Does this refreshed model make the cut? Or is it just a dull point?
Intel Core i7-4720HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M | 14.0" | 2 kg
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Author: Redaktion, 2013-05- 8 (Update: 2013-09-27)