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Apple powers up the iMac with more cores and options
Apple powers up the iMac with more cores and options By Dan Grabham

Apple has announced upgraded standard processors plus new graphics options for the retina display versions of the iMac.... Read more

Best gaming keyboards: The best quiet, loud, colourful and proud mechanical keyboards around
Best gaming keyboards: The best quiet, loud, colourful and proud mechanical keyboards around By Adrian Willings

See our guide to the best gaming keyboards to buy. High-end gaming keyboards with mechanical keys, RGB lighting, macro functionality and more.... Read more

What is the Pocket-lint daily and how do you get it for free?
What is the Pocket-lint daily and how do you get it for free? By Stuart Miles

Pocket-lint daily is a new daily tech newsletter curated by Stuart Miles, Pocket-lint's founder. Find out how to get it every morning. Read more

Lenovo Yoga C930 review: Sensational sound and visuals
4.5 stars Lenovo Yoga C930 review: Sensational sound and visuals By Mike Lowe

Say hello to the Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos soundbar laptop. Great sound and visuals meet long battery life and a superb typing experience.... Read more

This was the first computer to calculate Pi
This was the first computer to calculate Pi By Libby Plummer

Happy Pi Day! No, that doesn't mean it's time to stuff your face with pastry-based foodstuffs, it's a celebration of Pi.... Read more

The best Chromebook 2019: Our pick of the top Chrome OS laptops
The best Chromebook 2019: Our pick of the top Chrome OS laptops By Dan Grabham

Whether it's school work, video editing, spreadsheet managing, or whatever else you do, Chromebooks are fast becoming a super option.... Read more

Is Google giving up on making its own Chrome OS devices?
Is Google giving up on making its own Chrome OS devices? By Dan Grabham

Google is cutting back the laptop and tablet division of its hardware group.... Read more

Microsoft Surface Book 2 may be getting a performance upgrade in the coming weeks
Microsoft Surface Book 2 may be getting a performance upgrade in the coming weeks By Adrian Willings

Microsoft could soon be refreshing the entry-level Surface Book 2 with a more powerful processor.... Read more

Intel Ice Lake 10th generation Core processors: Everything you need to know
Intel Ice Lake 10th generation Core processors: Everything you need to know By Dan Grabham

It looks like Intel’s all-new processors are finally on the horizon - paving the way for even more efficient laptops and 2-in-1s.... Read more

Best portable external drives for your Mac or PC: Smallest, fastest and best value
Best portable external drives for your Mac or PC: Smallest, fastest and best value By Cam Bunton

We've been testing some of the best portable, external offerings from the top brands. Here are our favourites.... Read more

Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX531 with Nvidia RTX review: A slim gaming machine with ray tracing smarts
4.0 stars Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX531 with Nvidia RTX review: A slim gaming machine with ray tracing smarts By Adrian Willings

The pinnacle Asus ROG gaming laptop. The RTX graphics is a joy to use - but limited battery life, noisy fans and a high price are limitations.... Read more

USB 4 specs and features: Everything you need to know about the new double-speed USB
USB 4 specs and features: Everything you need to know about the new double-speed USB By Dan Grabham

USB is one of tech's ultimate success stories - a universal standard that took off in every way. But things have got a little confusing since.... Read more

How to upgrade your gaming area with lighting, speakers and more
How to upgrade your gaming area with lighting, speakers and more By Adrian Willings

We've been on the lookout for ways to enhance our gaming experience to make it just that little bit snazzier. Click to see what we've found.... Read more

Lenovo's latest IdeaPad laptops cater for every budget
Lenovo's latest IdeaPad laptops cater for every budget By Dan Grabham

Lenovo has announced a bunch of new IdeaPad laptops at Mobile World Congress 2019. The new models will be available in March or April depending on variant.... Read more

Huawei doubles-down on laptops with 2019 MateBook X Pro and new MateBook 14
Huawei doubles-down on laptops with 2019 MateBook X Pro and new MateBook 14 By Chris Hall

Huawei has seen huge growth in its laptop business since it broke in the market in recent years. The MateBook family - and the MateBook X Pro  especially... Read more

Huawei MateBook X Pro initial review: Pleasing performance bump
Huawei MateBook X Pro initial review: Pleasing performance bump By Chris Hall

The Huawei MateBook X Pro was one of our favourite notebooks of 2018. With the general feeling that premium notebook manufacturers are declining, Huawei... Read more

Huawei MateBook 14 initial review: Spreading Huawei's Windows wings
Huawei MateBook 14 initial review: Spreading Huawei's Windows wings By Chris Hall

A tweak in design results in a neat, powerful and nicely designed Windows laptop... Read more

Best PC gaming headsets: The best wired, wireless and surround sound headsets around
Best PC gaming headsets: The best wired, wireless and surround sound headsets around By Adrian Willings

If you're looking for the best gaming headset for your money, see our guide to the best we've tested. Wired, wireless, stereo and surround sound too.... Read more

Apple: Please make the MacBook Pro in this concept, thank you
Apple: Please make the MacBook Pro in this concept, thank you By Maggie Tillman

Apple has developed such a standard look for its ads that it's incredibly easy for designer to create copy-cat videos, or in this example, concepts.... Read more

The best monitor 2019: Top 4K, Full HD and Quad HD options for creatives and gamers
The best monitor 2019: Top 4K, Full HD and Quad HD options for creatives and gamers By Cam Bunton

Whether you're a creative or a gamer, we've selected some of the best 4K and Full HD monitors on the market right now.... Read more

Is there a larger 16-inch plus MacBook Pro incoming?
Is there a larger 16-inch plus MacBook Pro incoming? By Dan Grabham

Remember the 17-inch MacBook Pro? Apple is apparently set on once again producing a larger model of the Pro, and it'll be released this year. According... Read more

What are Wi-Fi 5 and Wi-Fi 6? Why Wi-Fi is introducing catchy names for different standards
What are Wi-Fi 5 and Wi-Fi 6? Why Wi-Fi is introducing catchy names for different standards By Dan Grabham

We’ve come a long way from the early wireless routers we saw nearly 20 years ago. Wi-Fi has gone from being high technology to a commodity that’s almost... Read more

Microsoft Build 2019 dates revealed: Will it focus on lighter Windows, foldables?
Microsoft Build 2019 dates revealed: Will it focus on lighter Windows, foldables? By Maggie Tillman

Build is Microsoft's annual developer conference, and this year, it will be held from 6 May to 8 May in Seattle at the Washington State Convention Center.... Read more

Lenovo Yoga C630 WOS review: Long-laster is no app master
3.0 stars Lenovo Yoga C630 WOS review: Long-laster is no app master By Andrew Williams

Based on Qualcomm's Snapdragon 850 architecture, this Yoga lasts for an age. But it has app limitations compared to a full Windows 10 laptop.... Read more

How to manage your child's Chromebook screen time with Family Link
How to manage your child's Chromebook screen time with Family Link By Maggie Tillman

Google has had an app, called Family Link, that is designed to give parents more control over their children's Chromebook laptops.... Read more

Acer Predator Helios 500 review: Not a looker, but capable of beautiful things
3.5 stars Acer Predator Helios 500 review: Not a looker, but capable of beautiful things By Adrian Willings

The Acer Predator Helios 500 is big and it's not necessarily beautiful, but it is almost certainly proof that you shouldn't judge a book by its cover.... Read more

Keychron K1 may just be the holy grail of mechanical keyboards for Mac
Keychron K1 may just be the holy grail of mechanical keyboards for Mac By Cam Bunton

It's slim, wireless, mechanical, has Mac keys and comes in space grey... Read more

Say hello to The Rammus - Google's next mobile device?
Say hello to The Rammus - Google's next mobile device? By Dan Grabham

The Rammus is possibly Google's next device launch in the laptop-tablet realm. And no, it's not running Chrome OS...... Read more

Future MacBook laptops might get this glass panel keyboard
Future MacBook laptops might get this glass panel keyboard By Maggie Tillman

Despite what it may seem like now, Apple has not lost all its capacity for innovation. The company is actively imagining new Mac form factors.... Read more

How to improve your gaming performance with blazing fast NVMe SSDs
How to improve your gaming performance with blazing fast NVMe SSDs By Adrian Willings

NVMe SSDs offer blazing fast read and write speeds that can improve the performance of your games by reducing load times. They're also easy to install.... Read more

Asus ZenBook Pro 14 review: A trackpad that's a touchscreen, how does that work?
4.0 stars Asus ZenBook Pro 14 review: A trackpad that's a touchscreen, how does that work? By Andrew Williams

With a touchscreen trackpad, does this laptop's two-for-one screen tech break new ground? Or is it the gaming credentials that really sell it?... Read more

Why did Acer put a camera on the bum of its new Chromebook?
Why did Acer put a camera on the bum of its new Chromebook? By Maggie Tillman

You need to fold the display 90-degrees flat and then hold the device up to use this "world facing" camera, oddly.... Read more

Best laptop 2019: All the top notebooks, 2-in-1s and ultraportables to buy today
Best laptop 2019: All the top notebooks, 2-in-1s and ultraportables to buy today By Mike Lowe

We've broken down the best all-rounders, ultraportables, Chromebooks, 2-in-1s and more. These are the top laptops currently available for your money.... Read more

Asus ZenBook 14 initial review: A 14-inch screen in the body of a 13-inch laptop
Asus ZenBook 14 initial review: A 14-inch screen in the body of a 13-inch laptop By Stuart Miles

The Asus ZenBook 14 offers a 14-inch screen in a 13-inch laptop. We caught up with the new model at CES to see if you should get excited... Read more

How to speed up your computer hard drives with Intel Optane Memory
How to speed up your computer hard drives with Intel Optane Memory By Adrian Willings

A brief guide on how to speed up your computer hard drives with Intel Optane Memory. This module makes your standard drives up to 14 times faster.... Read more

Lenovo updates Yoga lineup with new S940, A940, and C730 Windows 10 PCs
Lenovo updates Yoga lineup with new S940, A940, and C730 Windows 10 PCs By Maggie Tillman

Lenovo is at CES 2019, and it's unveiling three Yoga-branded series laptops at the annual Las Vegas show.... Read more

Lenovo Yoga S940 initial review: Widescreen wonder
Lenovo Yoga S940 initial review: Widescreen wonder By Mike Lowe

This Windows 10 machine offers a wide-screen design with minute bezel in a MacBook Air-beating design form. Could it be 2019's hottest laptop?... Read more

Dell's new laptop lineup includes an XPS 13 with a top-mounted webcam
Dell's new laptop lineup includes an XPS 13 with a top-mounted webcam By Maggie Tillman

Dell is at CES 2019 announcing a freshly updated version of its ultraportable XPS 13 alongside two other laptop... Read more

Razer Chroma will soon support Amazon Alexa
Razer Chroma will soon support Amazon Alexa By Adrian Willings

Gaming accessory and lifestyle brand Razer is at CES announcing a swathe of products and updates. One of which is new compatibility with Amazon Alexa.... Read more

Lenovo announces a new range of powerful, sleek and stylish gaming laptops
Lenovo announces a new range of powerful, sleek and stylish gaming laptops By Adrian Willings

Lenovo has taken to CES to announce a range of powerful gaming laptops as part of the Lenovo Legion line-up. Sleek new machines that include newaNvidia GPUs.... Read more

Lenovo's latest ThinkPad X1 Carbon and X1 Yoga are thinner, lighter and have new displays
Lenovo's latest ThinkPad X1 Carbon and X1 Yoga are thinner, lighter and have new displays By Dan Grabham

Lenovo's latest ThinkPad X1 Carbon and X1 Yoga laptops aren't groundbreaking improvements on their predecessors but there are several enhancements.... Read more

LG Gram 14 2-in-1 initial review: Taking LG's laptops to the next level
LG Gram 14 2-in-1 initial review: Taking LG's laptops to the next level By Dan Grabham

Now that the LG Gram series of laptops is available in the UK we feel we can get legitimately excited about this, a 2-in-1 version of the 14-inch LG Gram... Read more

Asus ZenBook S13 laptop initial review: The super thin bezel that will turn heads
Asus ZenBook S13 laptop initial review: The super thin bezel that will turn heads By Stuart Miles

The Asus ZenBook S13 is the company's latest ultra-portable laptop, but this time sports a super thin bezel, compact design and enough power to work on... Read more

Asus ROG Mothership is a monster detachable gaming laptop that looks like a Surface Pro
Asus ROG Mothership is a monster detachable gaming laptop that looks like a Surface Pro By Adrian Willings

Asus has unveiled a new high-spec desktop replacement known as the ROG Mothership and it's a monster.... Read more

Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX701 features ultra-slim design and Nvidia GeForce RTX 20-series graphics
Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX701 features ultra-slim design and Nvidia GeForce RTX 20-series graphics By Adrian Willings

Asus has announced the new ROG Zephyrus S GX701. A gaming laptop with new Nvidia GeForce RTX 20-series GPUs, a 144Hz refresh rate and ultra-slim design.... Read more

Huawei MateBook 13 initial review: Pro X lite feels
Huawei MateBook 13 initial review: Pro X lite feels By Stuart Miles

We check out the new Huawei MateBook 13, the company's latest laptop for those on a tighter budget... Read more

The new Asus StudioBook S W700 promises to be a mighty powerhouse for creatives
The new Asus StudioBook S W700 promises to be a mighty powerhouse for creatives By Adrian Willings

Asus has announced the new StudioBook S W700, a portable Ultrabook styled laptop with professional-grade processing power that creatives will love.... Read more

Asus announces new ZenBooks including the S13 with the world's thinnest display bezels
Asus announces new ZenBooks including the S13 with the world's thinnest display bezels By Adrian Willings

Asus has announced two new ZenBooks at CES including the S13. A gorgeous update to the ZenBook range featuring the world's thinnest display bezels and much more besides.... Read more

Razer Blade 15 gaming laptop gets GeForce RTX graphics for 2019
Razer Blade 15 gaming laptop gets GeForce RTX graphics for 2019 By Rik Henderson

Razer is refreshing its Blade 15 gaming laptop range this year, to include the new mobile version of Nvidia's GeForce RTX graphics chipset.... Read more

In pictures: Acer's Predator Triton gaming laptops step up a level
In pictures: Acer's Predator Triton gaming laptops step up a level By Dan Grabham

At the same time we checked out the latest version of the ultraportable Acer Swift 7, we also took the opportunity to see Acer's new Predator Triton notebooks.... Read more

Acer's Predator Triton monster gaming notebooks have brand new Nvidia graphics
Acer's Predator Triton monster gaming notebooks have brand new Nvidia graphics By Adrian Willings

Acer has unveiled new Predator gaming laptops that include convertible displays and incredible gaming specs to rival desktop machines.... Read more

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