• Subscribe

Gateway NV51B05u: Poor Numbers, Good Value

At a Glance

(1 items)

At a Glance

If your performance needs are minimal, this bargain laptop with perfect movie playback is just that--a bargain.

Price when rated: $470


  • Plays HD movies flawlessly
  • Inexpensive but elegant


  • Lousy gaming and mediocre battery life
  • Ho-hum everyday performance

Subscribe to the Power Tips Newsletter



Damaged Lithium Ion battery explodes

Sep 17, 2014 12:00 AM

Japan's National Institute for Technology and Evaluation (NITE) tested a Lithium Ion battery about the size of one used in a cellphone. It was struck with a hammer then left on a work bench, unconnected from any apparatus. The result was explosive.


Damaged Lithium Ion battery explodes

Greenbot Top Android stories
from our new site, Greenbot

Subscribe to the Power Tips Newsletter

By submitting your email address you are consenting to receive email notifications from IDG. You may withdraw your consent at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for more information.
See All Newsletters »