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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The sleek Razer Book 13 is built for work, not play

The Razer Book 13 is aimed at productivity users with its 11th-gen Intel CPU.

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How to make sure your motherboard is ready for AMD Ryzen 5000

AMD's new Ryzen 5000 chips will work with 500-series and 400-series motherboards, but you're going to need a couple of BIOS updates first.

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Ryzen 5000 Review: The best consumer CPU we've ever seen

AMD's historically good Ryzen 9 5900X and Ryzen 9 5950X desktop CPUs have trounced Intel's Core i9.

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Asus ZenBook Flip 13 review: A beautiful OLED laptop with one thing missing

Asus has officially killed the headset jack on its ZenBook Flip 13 laptop, one of the first to ship with Intel's new 11th-gen Tiger Lake processors.

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How UL's Wild Life benchmark invites misleading PC vs. iPhone comparisons

Resist the clickbait headlines comparing PC vs. Mac and iPhone vs. PC. While cross-platform tests like UL's 3DMark Wild Life have their place, benchmarks can't compare to real-world experience.

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We ran Quake II RTX on a GeForce RTX 2080 Ti card, and here's how fast it was

Nvidia's remastered Quake II RTX is the first fully path-traced video game, and you can soon have it for free. We ran it on a GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, and this is what we saw..

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Dell XPS 13 vs. XPS 13 2-in-1: Which one should you buy?

Dell has two great good thin-and-lights in the XPS 13 and the XPS 13 2-in-1. Which one should you buy? We'll help you make the right choice.

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Why AMD calls it Ryzen 5000 instead of Ryzen 4000

AMD has called its new Zen 3 desktop chips Ryzen 5000, skipping the Ryzen 4000 name to prevent confusion with the laptop version.

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The Full Nerd special episode: Ryzen 5000 claims the gaming crown, Radeon RX 6000 benchmarks

Join the gang as they talk about AMD's new Ryzen 5000 CPUs, and what their newly claim to gaming supremacy means for Core i9. Bonus: Radeon RX 6000 numbers!

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AMD says the Zen 3-based Ryzen 9 is the 'world's best gaming CPU'

AMD's Zen 3 in new Ryzen 9, Ryzen 7 and Ryzen 5 chips will surpass Intel in gaming, the company claims.

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You had only one job, Intel, and now AMD's Ryzen 9 may take it from you

You had one job, Core i9, and now Ryzen 9 may take it from you. If the new Ryzen 5000 CPUs are as improved in gaming as AMD claims, Intel may have nowhere to go.

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The best CPU for laptops 2020: We compare Intel vs. AMD

What's the best CPU for your next laptop? Good question. We discuss the pros and cons of Intel's 11th-gen and 10th-gen Core CPUs, plus AMD Ryzen 4000.

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The HP Spectre x360 14 gets a lush OLED display and a lot more AI smarts

The new HP Spectre x360 14 features OLED, while the Spectre x360 13 and Envy x360 upgrade to 11th-gen Tiger Lake processors

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Tested: AV1 performance in 11th-gen Tiger Lake vs. 10th-gen Ice Lake and Comet Lake, Ryzen 4000

In the Intel vs. AMD wars, video formats matter too. Intel's 11th-gen Tiger Lake has AV1 codec support, and it shows in tests against 10th-gen Ice Lake and Comet Lake, and Ryzen 4000.

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Lenovo ThinkBooks offer Intel or AMD CPUs and a few surprising features

Lenovo has upgraded its economical ThinkBook business line with the latest Intel 11th-gen Tiger Lake and AMD Ryzen 4000 CPUs, and lots of choices.