Alaina YeeSenior Editor, PCWorld

Alaina Yee is PCWorld's resident bargain hunter—when she's not covering PC building, computer components, mini-PCs, and more, she's scouring for the best tech deals. Previously her work has appeared in PC Gamer, IGN, Maximum PC, and Official Xbox Magazine. You can find her on Twitter at @morphingball.

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Get a 1TB NVMe SSD for under $100, and other big deals on storage

Top bargains include 1TB NVMe SSDs for under $100, Samsung's 500GB 870 EVO for $54, and a 2TB WD Blue HDD for $40. And that's just the tip of the iceberg.

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Best midrange laptops: Affordable notebooks for work, school, and gaming

Unlike just several years ago, nowadays you can find excellent laptops between $600 and $1,000. To make it easier to pick one, we’ve highlighted our top picks.

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Razer’s legendary DeathAdder gaming mouse is just $20 right now

Not only can you get 33% off one of the most popular mice in the world during Amazon Prime Day, but tons of other Razer gear is on sale, too.

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The Intel Core i7-10700K is an insanely low $260 right now

Right now during Amazon Prime Day, you can snag this high-performing CPU for one of the lowest prices we’ve ever seen.

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Amazon Basics Computer Speakers (USB-powered) review: This cheap set fits the budget stereotype

You’ll find Amazon’s computer speakers an upgrade from laptop sound, but not much beyond that.

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The Full Nerd: ep. 181: AMD Advantage Laptops and E3!

Ryzen plus Radeon equals one yummy Asus laptop; and everything you need to know about this year's E3 game show.

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Why don’t more laptops have upgradable RAM? | Ask an expert

Are laptop manufacturers purposely forcing buyers into more expensive purchases?

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Best USB microphones for streaming: Upgrade your stream with high-quality audio

These mics elevate your stream’s quality right out of the box—and still give the option to further tune your voice to perfection.

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Razer’s revived Blade 14 puts Ryzen in the hands of fans at long last

The new Razer Blade 14 sports AMD’s 5900HX along with Nvidia RTX graphics—and a surprisingly svelte profile.

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What to do with an old laptop: 10 clever ideas

Repurpose, donate, sell, or recycle—you have so many choices for what happens next in an old laptop’s life.

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Are used graphics cards worth the risk? | Ask an expert

Going pre-owned can be mighty tempting these days, since finding a new graphics card for a reasonable price is nigh impossible.

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Students can pay just $1 a month for Showtime, Epix, or Lifetime with Amazon’s latest streaming promotion

Hey, kids! Expand your plans for summer binging (and beyond) with this steep discount.

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The Full Nerd ep. 179: AMD, Nvidia, and Intel's biggest news at Computex 2021

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the crew dives into the reveals for Zen 3 APUs, FidelityFX Super Resolution, 3D V-Cache, the RTX 3080 Ti, and much more.

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Cooler Master’s thermoelectric AIO cooler is smaller than we expected

After months of staring at the massive box, we finally investigate the MasterLiquid ML360 Sub-Zero up close.

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Which PC cases are the best? | Ask an expert

Is there one PC case that rules them all?