Zen comes to desktops first
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 01 June 2016 05:32

Zen comes to desktops first


Server follows, then notebook


At the Q and A session after AMD's press conference, company CEO Lisa Su just confirmed that desktop Zen x86 chips are the first products to arrive for consumers. These will be followed by a server lineup, then a notebook lineup.

Compal expects notebook sales to fall by 10 per cent
Published in Notebooks


Am I the only person buying them?

This week I got my paws on an i7 Asus gaming computer with an Nvidia GPU for nearly 600 euro, according to Compal I must have been one of the few as it sees the industry sliding even more into the mire.

MSI unveils new WT72 mobile workstation
Published in Notebooks
Friday, 08 April 2016 16:05

MSI unveils new WT72 mobile workstation


US $5,499 price tag and Quadro M5500

Following Nvidia's launch of mobile Quadro M5500 graphics card, MSI has unveiled its newest mobile workstation notebook, the MSI WT72.

Xiaomi delays notebook launch
Published in Notebooks
Friday, 18 March 2016 11:22

Xiaomi delays notebook launch


Second quarter now 


Xiaomi Technology is delaying its first notebook until the second quarter of 2016.

Lenovo  shows off new Yogas
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 22 February 2016 13:08

Lenovo shows off new Yogas


Skylake and Nvidia chips within

Lenovo has used MWC 2016 to unwrap a pair of new convertible laptops and a tablet with detachable keyboard.

Notebook component makers expect flat year
Published in Notebooks
Tuesday, 12 January 2016 12:24

Notebook component makers expect flat year


And not just because of ultra-thin notebooks

It is looking like it will be a grim year for notebooks as component makers have given up any hopes of improvement this year.

EVGA unveils its first gaming notebook at CES 2016
Published in Notebooks


With 4K/UHD screen, Nvidia GTX 980M and Intel Core i7-6820HK

As rumored earlier, EVGA has unveiled its very first gaming notebook at CES 2016 show in Las Vegas, the EVGA SC17 Gaming notebook.

Razer launches new Blade Stealth ultrabook at CES 2016
Published in Notebooks


With an optional Razer Core external graphics box

At the CES 2016 show in rainy Las Vegas, Razer has announced its newest addition to the Blade notebook series, a 12.5-inch ultrabook packed in an aluminum chassis which gets additional GPU power from an optional external graphics box, called the Razer Core.

Razer's Blade slices through Europe
Published in Notebooks
Thursday, 10 December 2015 12:59

Razer's Blade slices through Europe


14 inch HD goes for €2.499,99 and QHD+ jumps to €2.999,99

Razer has brought its 14-inch Blade gaming notebook to Europe and it is available at Razer's own European store from December 18.

Intel thinks PCs will come back
Published in Processors
Thursday, 05 November 2015 12:24

Intel thinks PCs will come back


But tablets are history

The PC will make a comeback, but the so-called Tablet revolution is history, according to the Chipmaker who missed out on it.