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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Intel's NUC Compute Elements hopes to make laptops modular

Will Intel's NUC Compute Elements revolutionize modular laptops or it doomed to repeat the failure of Compute Cards?

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AMD's new Ryzen 3000 APUs give budget gamers an affordable taste of Radeon Vega

AMD's Ryzen 3000 APUs will enter the fight against far stronger Intel chips, but they retain the substantial edge they've always had: Radeon graphics.

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AMD releases two affordable Navi-based Radeon RX cards and lays out ray tracing plans

AMD's Radeon RX 5700 XT and Radeon RX 5700 will compete with Nvidia's GeForce RTX 2060 and RTX 2070

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AMD's Ryzen 9 3950X is a 16-core CPU aiming to topple Intel's gaming dominance

With the debut of AMD’s 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X, Intel’s slim lead in gaming CPUs could be gone, but only tests will tell.

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Intel challenges AMD's Ryzen 3000 CPUs to take the Core i9-9900K's real-world gaming crown

Can Intel's Core i9 still challenge AMD's new Ryzen 3000 chips in gaming? Intel sure thinks so.

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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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MSI GS65 Stealth Thin Review: This thin gaming laptop features 9th-gen Core and GTX 1660 Ti

Can MSI's beloved GS65 Stealth Thin 9SD still stand out in a crowd of "me too" thin gaming laptops?

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Apple's new Mac Pro might be the monster Mac professionals have been asking for

With a 28-core Xeon W and dual GPU Radeon Vega II cards, Apple's new Mac Pro is going to be a worthy adversary to the PC again.

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Intel's 2nd-gen Optane Memory M15 upgrades storage performance speeds

Intel's "2nd-gen" Optane Memory devices finally increase the number of PCIe lanes.

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Nvidia's G-Sync Compatible validation flunks over 94% of FreeSync monitors. Here's why

Nvidia said 28 FreeSync panels meet its G-Sync Compatible requirements, while 475 failed validation.

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HP's Elite x2 G4 and EliteBook x360 1040 G6 dazzle with 1,000-nit displays and 24-hour battery

Your laptop hits 500 nits? That's cute. HP's new Elite 1000-series pushes 1,000 nits

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Kill ATX? The radical Asus Prime Utopia looks like a PC plucked from an alternate timeline

The Asus Prime Utopia concept envisions a future for enthusiast PCs beyond ATX form factors.

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Hands-on: Dell's XPS 13 2-in-1 gets thinner and 2.5X faster with Intel's 10th-gen Core i7

Dell's redesigned XPS 13 2-in-1 gets an Intel "Ice Lake" 10th gen Core i7-1065, Iris graphics, a 500 nit 4K+ panel, and newfangled memory.

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Who should buy Intel's 10th-gen CPU in a laptop: Five reasons for and against

Now that Intel's announced its 10th-gen CPUs, should you wait to buy a laptop? For some people, an existing 8th-gen laptop will be just fine.

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Corsair's MP600 SSD will feature PCIe 4.0 to support 5GBps transfers

Take this SSD and add it to AMD's new Ryzen, Radeon and X570, and you have an all-PCIe 4.0 PC!