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MSI GT780DXR: Pretty Keyboard, but Everything Else Is Just Average

MSI's GT780DXR is a powerful laptop, though not an especially powerful desktop replacement.

HP EliteBook 8560w: A Fast, Midsize Workstation for Professionals

With sparkling WorldBench performance and top-shelf features, this desktop replacement laptop makes short work of just about any workstation task.

Graphics Cards: Choose the Best Board for Your Budget

Shopping for a graphics card? You have a lot to pick from. We tested the cream of the crop from AMD and Nvidia to help you find a graphics card that fits your needs.

Asus U36S: An Almost Perfect Ultraportable

This attractive, superthin laptop has everything you need and more--assuming that you're not an audiophile.

My Brawny Desktop Can Whip Your Wimpy Laptop

Think the PC is dead? You are so wrong.

Toshiba Satellite P755-3DV20: Does 3D Very Well, but Not Design

If Toshiba had paid more attention to design than to 3D performance, this would be an excellent laptop.

Dell Precision M6600 Mobile Workstation: Businesslike and Capable

Dell’s monolithic black laptop for professional graphics artists and engineers brings a lot of horsepower--and heft--to the table.

Windows 8 on ARM Processors: Three Working Tablet Demos

Nvidia, Qualcomm, and Texas Instruments all showed working tablet prototypes at the BUILD Windows 8 conference. When do consumers get to vote?

Quad-Core Android Tablets Expected in Time for Christmas

Nvidia's CEO says that manufacturers are working on tuning, performance, and optimized design, adding that smartphones powered by the chips aren't expected until next year.


Acer Aspires to a Greater Ethos

The Acer Aspire Ethos 8951G is a big laptop with sleek looks and a terrible touchpad.