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Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 460 Convertible Review

83% Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 460 Convertible Review

Yoga for the office. Lenovo recently launched the new ThinkPad Yoga 460. The 14-inch convertible is primarily aimed at business customers. Find out in our extensive test what Lenovo has to offer, and whether it can fulfill the high demands of the business world.
Intel Core i5-6200U | Intel HD Graphics 520 | 14" | 1.8 kg
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet Review

81% Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet Review

Surface Potential… Lenovo’s first Surface-style ThinkPad device has a lot of great ideas. Can it translate those into a cohesive, practical product for the everyday business user?
Intel Core m7-6Y75 | Intel HD Graphics 515 | 12" | 1 kg
Overwatch Notebook and Desktop Benchmarks

Overwatch Notebook and Desktop Benchmarks

Topsy-turvy house. Overwatch might look like a chaotic action spectacle on speed at first, but Blizzard's multiplayer shooter turns out to be very beginner-friendly in practice. Is this also the case for the system requirements? We tested it with our notebook benchmarks.
Dell Inspiron 7000 17-inch Windows 10 convertible

Dell unveils Inspiron 7000 convertible

Although Dell mentioned this large convertible in a press release, its detailed specs are not public yet, but it should go on sale this week.
MSI shows off GS63 Stealth gaming notebook with unannounced Nvidia GPU

Computex 2016 | MSI shows off GS63 Stealth gaming notebook with unannounced Nvidia GPU

An October launch window suggests that this redesigned 15.6-inch gaming notebook will be ready to carry an Nvidia Pascal GPU.
Lenovo IdeaPad 500-15ISK Notebook Review

75% Lenovo IdeaPad 500-15ISK Notebook Review

Inferior screen. Lenovo has put a price tag of just under 1000 Euros (~$1121) on its IdeaPad. The high price dictates the delivery of an outstanding all-rounder. However, Lenovo cannot serve with this. Once again we found the same issues as those we have recently seen in many Lenovo laptops: Price and performance are not in conformity.
Intel Core i7-6500U | AMD Radeon R7 M360 | 15.6" | 2.3 kg
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Gaming Notebooks

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Gaming Notebooks

June 2016 update. Here you will find the current best gaming notebooks reviewed by Notebookcheck in the last few months. Our list of top models i...
Asus Transformer 3 Pro Windows convertible tablet with up to 16 GB RAM and Intel Core i7

Computex 2016 | Asus unveils Transformer 3 and Transformer 3 Pro convertibles

These two new 12.6-inch portables feature up to 16 GB RAM, 1 TB storage, and they come with various processor options, up to Intel Core i7.
Lenovo ThinkPad 13 Ultrabook Review

86% Lenovo ThinkPad 13 Ultrabook Review

The perfect entry-level ThinkPad? Lenovo's new ThinkPad 13 is primarily targeted at the educational sector. The Ultrabook is supposed to combine a compact chassis with familiar ThinkPad qualities but also stay much more affordable than the business models at the same time. Does it work or did Lenovo save money at the wrong end?
Intel Core i5-6200U | Intel HD Graphics 520 | 13.3" | 1.4 kg
Face Off: Aorus X5S v5 vs. MSI GS60 6QE vs. Acer Predator 15

Face Off: Aorus X5S v5 vs. MSI GS60 6QE vs. Acer Predator 15

Thin-and-light gaming. Gaming notebooks don't seem to be slowing down and the recent announcement of the HP Omen series shows there will be even more to choose from in the near future. For this comparison, we dive into the advantages and disadvantages between smaller and larger gaming systems of similar specifications.
The Best Notebook Displays As Reviewed By Notebookcheck

The Best Notebook Displays As Reviewed By Notebookcheck

June 2016 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...
Asus Transformer Mini specs show up online

Computex 2016 | Asus Transformer Mini specs show up online

Advertised as the world's lightest 2-in-1 PC, this convertible is powered by the Intel Atom x5-Z8350 processor, featuring up to 4 GB RAM and 128 ...
Toshiba Tecra Z50-C-10P Notebook Review

89% Toshiba Tecra Z50-C-10P Notebook Review

Conservative in a positive sense. TThe Tecra Z50 keeps up the virtues of classic premium office laptops: An outstanding screen alongside very good input devices, extensive security features and a decent battery life - the system is quite capable of competing with well-known leaders.
Intel Core i5-6200U | Intel HD Graphics 520 | 15.6" | 2.1 kg
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Workstation Notebooks

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Workstation Notebooks

June 2016 update. Top 10 Workstation laptops with professional graphics cards reviewed by Notebookcheck
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Notebooks under 500 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Notebooks under 500 Euros

June 2016 update. Here you will find the best notebooks below 500 Euros (~$554) reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our list of top models is regularly up...
HP Envy 13-d020ng Subnotebook Review

85% HP Envy 13-d020ng Subnotebook Review

Appealing. With the Envy 13, HP delivers a stylish subnotebook. The inner values are also okay: powerful processor, good battery runtimes, fast SSD, and a matte IPS Full HD display.
Intel Core i5-6200U | Intel HD Graphics 520 | 13.3" | 1.4 kg
HP ZBook 17 G3 Workstation Review

89% HP ZBook 17 G3 Workstation Review

The perfect workstation? HP's ZBook 17 G3 is a conventional workstation without the desire to be as thin as possible. Instead, it is focused on the performance. But can HP convince the demanding business customers with the new generation?
Intel Xeon E3-1535M v5 | NVIDIA Quadro M3000M | 17.3" | 3.3 kg
Doom 2016 Notebook and Desktop Benchmarks

Doom 2016 Notebook and Desktop Benchmarks

Devil Worship. Even though - or maybe precisely because - Doom has an old-school vibe, fans of Shooter-games get downright spoiled with an onslaught of action effects. Does the title only push gamers to their limits - or notebooks as well? Our benchmark check has the answer.
Lenovo ThinkPad L560 (Core i5, HDD) Notebook Review

85% Lenovo ThinkPad L560 (Core i5, HDD) Notebook Review

Familiar design - new technology? At long last, Lenovo has refreshed the entry-level ThinkPad and equipped the business notebook with an up-to-date Intel processor from the Skylake series. Despite a price of well under 1000 Euros (~$1111), it is supposed to meet the high claim of the ThinkPad series. Our in-depth review will reveal whether Lenovo has managed this.
Intel Core i5-6200U | Intel HD Graphics 520 | 15.6" | 2.4 kg
Acer Aspire One Cloudbook 14 AO1-431-C6QM Notebook Review

79% Acer Aspire One Cloudbook 14 AO1-431-C6QM Notebook Review

Typewriter with stamina. Acer's 14-incher only brings a weak processor but offers very long battery runtimes. The price of about 280 Euros (~$310) and the included one-year license for Office 365 Personal might make the notebook attractive for many users.
Intel Celeron N3050 | Intel HD Graphics 400 (Braswell) | 14.0" | 1.6 kg
Acer Aspire V3-372-57CW Subnotebook Review

82% Acer Aspire V3-372-57CW Subnotebook Review

Let the games begin. A subnotebook suitable for gaming, but with Intel Graphics - is that even possible? The Acer Aspire V3-372 puts an end to the question and it does so at an attractive price point. Is that alone enough though for us to recommend they system?
Intel Core i5-6267U | Intel Iris Graphics 550 | 13.3" | 1.6 kg
Acer Switch V 10 Windows 10 convertible with Intel Atom processor

Computex 2016 | Acer announces Switch V 10 and Switch One 10 convertibles

Both models feature Windows 10 and are powered by the latest quad-core Intel Atom processors, but will hit the US market this summer starting at ...
Microsoft cutting more jobs from its smartphone branch

Microsoft cutting more thousands more jobs from its smartphone branch

The Redmond company is continuing to distance itself from the Nokia and Lumia brands by cutting 1850 jobs with restructuring efforts totaling nea...
Lenovo IdeaPad 710S now available for 900 Euros

Lenovo IdeaPad 710S now available for 900 Euros

The mainstream 13.3-inch notebook weighs 1.2 kg, is just 13.9 mm thick, and includes Iris graphics options.
Notebookcheck's Top 10 Notebooks under 300 Euros

Notebookcheck's Top 10 Notebooks under 300 Euros

June 2016 update. Here you will find the best notebooks under 300 Euros (~$326) as reviewed by Notebookcheck. Our Top 10 list is regularly update...
Toshiba Tecra Z40-C-106 Notebook Review

84% Toshiba Tecra Z40-C-106 Notebook Review

King of battery life.Toshiba's Skylake refresh edition of the Z40 business notebook is particularly convincing us with impressive battery runtimes. In our in-depth review, we check whether the very light and compact, and yet not exactly cheap companion meets the high demands of its target group.
Intel Core i5-6200U | Intel HD Graphics 520 | 14.0" | 1.5 kg
Gigabyte Aero 14 gaming laptop with

Gigabyte Aero 14 gaming notebook shows up online

Although this 14-inch machine for gamers powered by the high-end Intel Core i7-6700HQ processor should be unveiled at Computex, it has been spott...
PayPal app for BlackBerry support ceases June 30th

PayPal to discontinue BlackBerry, Amazon Fire, and Windows Phone apps next month

Support for the PayPal apps on these three platforms will cease on June 30th, but users of the BBM app will still be able to send payments using ...
Dell Latitude 12 E5270 Notebook Review

81% Dell Latitude 12 E5270 Notebook Review

Compact business companion. After recently testing the bigger Dell Latitude 14 E5470 extensively, the smaller scion is next in line. There is a big demand for compact devices that also always have enough computing power. Our test report reveals whether Dell successfully bridges the gap between computing performance and mobility.
Intel Core i5-6300U | Intel HD Graphics 520 | 12.5" | 1.7 kg
Acer Predator 15 (i7-6700HQ, GTX 970M) Notebook Review

84% Acer Predator 15 (i7-6700HQ, GTX 970M) Notebook Review

Cool system. While the design of the Predator 15 is controversial, the cooling system is beyond any doubt. After the GTX 980M variant had to prove its capabilities at the end of 2015, we have tested the refresh with GeForce GTX 970M this time.
Intel Core i7-6700HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M | 15.6" | 3.5 kg
HP ZBook Studio G3 Workstation Review

80% HP ZBook Studio G3 Workstation Review

Too ambitious? The HP ZBook Studio G3 is the latest edition of the ZBook-series and follows the trend towards a slimmer device with powerful components. HP delivers a really good device in many aspects; however there are significant limitations in terms of emissions and the battery runtimes in particular.
Intel Core i7-6820HQ | NVIDIA Quadro M1000M | 15.6" | 2.1 kg
Lenovo E31-70 Notebook Review

78% Lenovo E31-70 Notebook Review

Reliable Companion. A mobile 13-inch notebook should be highly reliable and also feature solid input devices to make the user's life easier. The E31-70 is Lenovo's affordable offering in this segment. This much we can say beforehand: the notebook meets most of the requirements.
Intel Core i3-5005U | Intel HD Graphics 5500 | 13.3" | 1.6 kg
Microsoft Windows 10 Start menu, Windows 10 screen size limits May 2016 change

Microsoft updates Windows 10 hardware requirements

Windows 10 desktop now requires at least 2 GB RAM, but Microsoft also approved 7-inch tablets and up to 9-inch Windows 10 Mobile devices.
Lenovo G51-35 80M8002HGE Notebook Review

74% Lenovo G51-35 80M8002HGE Notebook Review

Just for starters. Lenovo's G51 shows just what is needed for first contact with the laptop world. The manufacturer presents a 15.6-inch device that unfortunately had to struggle with some shortcomings in the test.
AMD A8-7410 | AMD Radeon R5 (Beema/Carrizo-L) | 15.6" | 2.2 kg
EVGA SC17 Xotic PC Edition Notebook Review

84% EVGA SC17 Xotic PC Edition Notebook Review

New contender. EVGA shows the gaming notebook market how it's done with the excellent SC17. If first impressions are everything, then the SC17 is already hitting the ground running at full speed.
Intel Core i7-6820HK | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M | 17.3" | 4 kg
Lenovo IdeaPad 300-15IBR Notebook Review

71% Lenovo IdeaPad 300-15IBR Notebook Review

Daily companion. Large display, enough performance to handle the various daily tasks on might encounter and an attractive price point: Lenovo's IdeaPad 300 costs 450 Euro (~$500) and targets price-conscious consumers with basic needs.
Intel Pentium N3700 | NVIDIA GeForce 920M | 15.6" | 2.3 kg
Acer Predator 17 (i7-6700HQ, GTX 980M) Notebook Review

84% Acer Predator 17 (i7-6700HQ, GTX 980M) Notebook Review

4K rocket. In 2015, Acer created unique looking gaming notebooks with the Predator series. In order to not fall behind the competition, the manufacturer launches a refresh now, which is better than the old model in many aspects. We have reviewed an especially high configuration of the 17-incher.
Intel Core i7-6700HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M | 17.3" | 4.1 kg
Microsoft Surface Book promotion includes free Surface Dock

Microsoft Surface Book promotion includes free Surface Dock

The promotion will be specific to European regions until May 22nd and is valued at about 250 Euros.
Lenovo N42 Chromebook coming in June starting at $199 USD

Lenovo announces N42 and N23 notebooks for education

Both portables were designed for K-12 institutions and will launch in June, starting at just $199 USD and $249 USD.
Dell Venue 8 Pro 5855 Tablet Review

80% Dell Venue 8 Pro 5855 Tablet Review

Back to business. The latest edition of Dell's Venue 8 Pro presents itself as an extremely strong teammate in our test - thanks to the latest Cherry Trail platform in conjunction with generous dual-channel working memory. However, the colleague is not prepared to work overtime.
Intel Atom x5-Z8500 | Intel HD Graphics (Cherry Trail) | 8" | 377 g
Acer Aspire Switch 10V SW5-014-1742 Notebook Review

78% Acer Aspire Switch 10V SW5-014-1742 Notebook Review

Fighting spirit. A small 10-inch convertible from Acer has high ambitions and turns out to be competitive thanks to a decent display as well as good input devices. Good: The 2-in-1 waives an active cooling solution and is therefore always silent.
Intel Atom x5-Z8300 | Intel HD Graphics (Cherry Trail) | 10.1" | 1.2 kg
Asus Zenbook UX306UA 13.3-inch Windows ultrabook with Intel Skylake processor

Asus Zenbook UX306UA is now official

This new 13.3-inch Windows 10 ultrabook got a quiet unveil, and features low voltage Skylake processors, up to 16 GB RAM, as well as one 256 GB o...
Dell Latitude 13 7370 Ultrabook Review

87% Dell Latitude 13 7370 Ultrabook Review

The sound of silence. With a frameless InfinityEdge display, Core-m processors and passive cooling, the Latitude 13 7370 is Dell's new interpretation of a classic business notebook. A promising concept – but the execution is not flawless.
Intel Core m5-6Y57 | Intel HD Graphics 515 | 13.3" | 1.2 kg
Microsoft Surface Book successor may be postponed until 2017

Microsoft Surface Book successor may be postponed until 2017

The Surface Book 2 could quietly skip 2016 according to the latest rumors from DigiTimes.
Asus F756UX-T7013T Notebook Review

78% Asus F756UX-T7013T Notebook Review

Glossy multimedia. The technologies in Asus' new 17-inch desktop replacement are concealed under shiny piano painted surfaces. Since the multimedia laptop is already available for starting at around 770 Euros (~$864), not much is expected from screen and input devices. But we of course just love nice surprises.
Intel Core i5-6200U | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M | 17.3" | 2.7 kg
HP EliteBook 1030 fanless Windows notebook with Skylake processor

HP EliteBook 1030 starts at $1249 USD

This fanless Windows notebook with Skylake processor promises to offer up to 13 hours of battery life and will hit the market later this month.
Huawei MateBook Windows convertible gets 128 GB variant for China

Huawei MateBook gets a new version

The new MateBook targets the Chinese market and features only 128 GB internal storage, next to the Intel Core m5 6Y54 processor and 8 GB RAM.
MSI PE70 6QE Prestige iBuyPower Edition Notebook Review

80% MSI PE70 6QE Prestige iBuyPower Edition Notebook Review

business-class gaming. We take our second look at the PE70 to see how well the Prestige series is branching off from its gaming G series roots. Unfortunately, not much has changed.
Intel Core i7-6700HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960M | 17.3" | 2.4 kg
Face Off: Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon vs. HP EliteBook Folio 1040 G3 vs. Dell Latitude 14 E7470

Face Off: Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon vs. HP EliteBook Folio 1040 G3 vs. Dell Latitude 14 E7470

Just for work. At well over $1000 USD with configurations surpassing $1500, these small notebooks don't come cheap and aren't very powerful in terms of raw performance. Instead, these models offer better reliability and features that are beyond the reach of cheaper consumer notebooks. Which of these three will get the job done faster?
Schenker XMG A726 (Clevo N170RF1-G) Notebook Review

83% Schenker XMG A726 (Clevo N170RF1-G) Notebook Review

Fine tuning. Schenker Technologies have added new gaming models to their Advanced series in May. Thanks to the many new features, the XMG A726 is notably more modern than its 17-inch XMG A716 and XMG A706 siblings. We checked the differences in detail. Is the extra cost worth it?
Intel Core i7-6700HQ | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M | 17.3" | 3.1 kg

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