MSI packs GTX 970M in new 14-inch GS40 Phantom notebook
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Intel Skylake Core i7-6700HQ quad-core CPU as well

Gaming notebooks usually end up to be a desktop replacement device rather than a portable notebook due to their size, weight and battery life but now it appears that MSI managed to change that a bit by releasing the new 14-inch GS40 Phantom notebook.

Notebook venders adopt common components
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Saving cash

Taiwanese notebook vendors are starting to standardise common components including motherboards, heat-sinks, hinges and chassis in an attempt to minimize production costs.

Xiaomi working on laptop
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24 September 2015

Xiaomi working on laptop

Claims 200 million registered users

The world's fourth largest mobile phone manufacturer, Xiaomi is about to enter the notebook market. 

MSI announces GT72S Dominator Pro G notebook
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Limited edition with GTX 980 for notebooks

MSI is one of the first notebook manufacturers to officially announce its limited edition gaming notebook that will be powered by recently announced Nvidia Geforce GTX 980 for notebooks graphics card, the MSI GT72S Dominator Pro G notebook.

Notebooks doing better than expected
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Fingers crossed for September

Notebook ODMs are seeing a surprise uptick in August revenues, but are cautious about their September shipment performance.

Free Skylake upgrade for Alienware notebook buyers
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If you purchased Alienware over the last month

If you brought a Alienware notebook that used an old Haswell CPU, over the last month Alienware will give you a free upgrade to the Skylake based one.

European notebook sales slowing
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Cash flow problems

European notebook retailers are finding it hard to shift products and are suffering from cash flow problems.

ASUS teases a liquid cooled ROG notebook
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Unveils the new ROG G752 notebook as well

ASUS came in style to IFA 2015 show and while it announced a worthy successor to its ROG G751 notebook, simply called the ROG G752, it also teased a liquid cooler ROG notebook, the ROG GX700.

Intel Skylake launched at IFA 2015
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The sixth generation Core for notebooks

Intel has kicked off its press event at IFA 2015 in Berlin and  has just announced the sixth generation Core technology that know as Skylake. 

Acer wants to be bought out
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Invites people to kick its tires

Acer's founder Stan Shih said he would welcome companies to come and take the troubled PC maker off his hands.