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Asus G74SX: A Monstrous Gaming Powerhouse

The Asus G74SX is huge, but its elegant design and excellent performance are worth the lack of mobility.

Toshiba's Qosmio X775-3DV78: Hot-Rod Desktop Replacement

The Qosmio X775-3DV78 has it all: flashy looks, performance, and the best multimedia experience in the business.

MSI GT683R: A Powerful Desktop Replacement With Funky Lights

The GT683R is a powerful machine, but it'd be nice if external peripherals felt like an option, rather than a necessity.

Origin EON 17-S: Big Performance, Big Price, and Just Plain Big

The EON 17-S can replace a high-performance desktop PC, but the choice of GPU limits its capabilities as a gaming system.

Acer to Launch Laptop with Nvidia Tegra Processor, Reports Say

Report says Acer also plans an Intel-based Ultrabook, as well as new tablets running Android 3.2.

MSI FX620DX: Solid, Well-Rounded Computing

The MSI FX620DX is no multimedia powerhouse, but it's an excellent choice if you're looking for a well-rounded machine with a few neat features.

We Don't Need No Stinkin' Laptop Badges!

Those little square metallic stickers plastered onto a laptop's palm rest are driving Jason Cross batty. It's time for an intervention.

Acer TimelineX 5830TG Hits a Sweet Spot in Price and Performance

This long-lasting all-purpose laptop provides good performance, yet it won’t break the bank.

Dell XPS 15 L502X: An Affordable Multimedia Marvel

With Nvidia graphics and JBL speakers, this all-purpose notebook shines at multimedia and isn't too shabby at games; both are attributes you don't find in most $800 laptops.

Dell XPS 15z: Attractively Built, Attractively Priced Laptop

One of the best laptops Dell has made in recent years, the new XPS 15z is easy to recommend for Windows users who suffer from MacBook Pro envy.