NOTEBOOK

June 12th, 2017

NVIDIA’s MAX-Q; GTX 1080′s & Ultrabooks Collide

Cramming low power components into ultrabooks is easy. But what NVIDIA has done is shoehorn some serious GPU horsepower into some of the thinnest gaming notebooks around without requiring many sacrifices.

May 31st, 2017

Computex 2017: MSI’s Gaming Desktops & Notebooks Go SLIM!

Slim is in and there’s no better example of that than MSI’s new notebooks and desktops. Both the Vortex G25VR desktop and GS63VR Stealth represent some of the thinnest PC’s around.

January 7th, 2017

CES 2017: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 & GTX 1050 Ti Laptops Now Available

Due to reasons such as cost, thermal constraints, and an obsession with thinness, many modern laptops cannot accommodate a discrete GPU. This new entry-level offering from NVIDIA addresses all three areas of concern.

May 3rd, 2016

Ultra High End Gaming Notebook Roundup

Gaming performance of high end gaming notebooks is quickly closing the gap with desktops. In this roundup we look at over $11,000 worth of desktop replacement options from MSI, Origin and Eurocom.

January 7th, 2016

AORUS Announces Complete Lineup of Skylake Laptops

GIGABYTE have unveiled their new line of Skylake-based AUROS Gaming laptops, some of which sound quite interesting from a price / performance perspective.

September 22nd, 2015

NVIDIA’s GTX 980…Now in Notebooks

NVIDIA have succeeded in bringing a fully-enabled GTX 980 to the notebook space which means portable performance can now almost equal the best desktops can offer.

June 2nd, 2015

NVIDIA G-SYNC Update; Notebooks & More

G-SYNC has been around for a while now and it’s being updated. NVIDIA is moving it into notebookes, there are new monitors and some interesting new features.

March 12th, 2014

GTX 800M; NVIDIA’s Maxwell Goes Mobile

By mixing the best of NVIDIA’s Maxwell and Kepler architectures while adding many new features, the GeForce GTX 800M series hopes to take the notebook market by storm.

August 22nd, 2011

ASUS G74SX-A1 Gaming Notebook Review

The words “gaming” and “notebook” used to be mutually exclusive but as technology has become more efficient, combining high performance components into a reasonably priced notebook is now possible.  ASUS has been leading the charge towards value oriented portable gaming and their new G74SX-A1 with its GTX 560M graphics card and sub-$1800 could be perfect for [...]

May 25th, 2010

Nvidia Introduces GeForce GTX 480m, the World’s Fastest Notebook GPU

DX11 fans now have a choice in the mobile GPU market, as Nvidia has officially released information on their new Fermi mobile GPU, dubbed the GTX 480 Nvidia PR Rep Brian Burke notified HWC earlier today that Nvidia had introduced their new mobile graphics kingpin on the Nvidia blog. States Mr. Burke: “The GeForce GTX [...]