Gordon Mah UngExecutive Editor, PCWorld

One of founding fathers of hardcore tech reporting, Gordon has been covering PCs and components since 1998.

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Watch us build a $360 Intel-based gaming PC

Can you build an 8th-generation Intel machine with discrete graphics for under four Benjamins? Yep.

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Guess how much this Asus ROG monitor with 4K, HDR and 144Hz G-Sync will set you back

Asus' ROG Swift PG27UQ hits you with a kitchen sink of features including 4K resolution, HDR, and 144Hz refresh rates.

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How to upgrade your laptop's RAM

You can significantly improve your laptop PC's performance by adding RAM, especially if you're running a 64-bit version of Windows.

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Hands-on: Razer's redesigned Blade is the most powerful 15-inch laptop in town

Razer's redesigned Blade features a Core i7-8750H, vapor chamber cooling, and GTX 1060 graphics, while claiming to be the smallest 15-inch laptop in town.

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Hands on: Razer's Core X GPU enclosure is cheaper, bigger, and even works with Macs

The Core X external GPU case will take up to a 3-slot wide GPU, provide up to 100 watts over Thunderbolt 3 for charging, and cost just $299.

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Intel and Micron announce QLC dies, which means SSDs are about to get a lot bigger

Intel and Micron said they're shipping the world's first QLC (Quad-Level Cell) NAND dies to customers, which will enable higher-capacity SSD drives.

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HP Spectre x360 15 review: With Kaby Lake-G, this laptop can do almost anything

HP's Spectre x360 15 sets a new performance bar for mainstream laptops, thanks to its Kaby Lake-G CPU. See what this marriage with Radeon RX Vega can do in our review.

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MSI GS65 Stealth Thin 8RE review: Stylish enough for work and powerful enough for play

The GS65 Stealth Thin features a 6-core Core i7, VR-ready graphics yet still weights just 4 lbs.

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Lenovo Mirage Solo Review: No-wires VR arrives, and it's pretty awesome

The Lenovo Mirage Solo is the the best standalone VR headset today and here's why

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BenQ ScreenBar review: Why didn't someone think of this sooner?

BenQ's ScreenBar is a "desk lamp" that runs off of USB and doesn't use a lick of desk space.

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Dell surveyed 5,763 PC gamers, and this is what they said

Dell's State of Gaming survey of 5,763 PC gamers from 11 countries yields this shocking revelation: PC gamers are people, too.

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AMD Combat Crates help gamers get Radeon GPUs by bundling them with Ryzen hardware

AMD's Combat Crates should help get Radeon cards into PC gamers hands instead of cryptocurrency miners.

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AMD 'boot kits' loan chips to help update motherboards for 2nd-gen Ryzen CPUs

No, AMD won't give you a free chip, but it it will loan you one to help update your BIOS to support its new 2nd-gen Ryzen CPUs and APUs.

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How Intel's 8th-gen CPUs will affect budget gaming laptops

Intel's new 8th-gen CPUs don't necessarily mean lower prices for older gaming laptops, but you'll get more for your money with new budget hardware.

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Ryzen 7 2700X review: AMD's 2nd-gen CPUs nail the sequel

AMD's 2nd-gen Ryzen 7 2700X puts the squeeze on Intel's 8th-gen Coffee Lake CPUs.