Laptop

  • Lenovo’s foldable laptop display makes more sense than a foldable phone

    This year we’ve seen the announcement of a number of phones with foldable displays from Samsung, Huawei and others. Now comes the first laptop with a foldable display from Lenovo. So why does anyone need a foldable display in their laptop? Lenovo says that in the past, a 13.3″...
  • Review: Acer Predator Helios 300 is VR ready

    Acer's Predator series is a line of gaming laptops that focus on performance and is proud of of it's size, so large it'd make any ultrabook blush. The Predator helios 300 is a 15" monster that features a dedicated GPU in the form of an Nvidia GTX 1060 which...
  • Review: Microsoft Surface Book 2 offers performance and battery life

    Microsoft’s hardware division is continuing to iterate their way to a perfect form factor. The lineup now includes the Surface Pro, Surface Hub, Surface Studio, Surface Laptop and of course this, the Surface Book. In its second iteration, the Surface Book 2 addresses many of the feedback from the...
  • Review: Acer Spin 5 convertible with 8th gen Core i7

    For the past few weeks, my primary laptop has been the Acer Spin 5, another convertible with big ambitions to service your computing lifestyle, regardless of the need or location. While many people choose a new laptop out of inertia, I think its time we stopped and seriously considered...
  • You will never buy Razer’s Project Valerie triple-screen laptop

    Razer has made big headlines over the past 24 hours with their announcement of a triple-screen laptop. This is actually not the first triple-screen laptop we’ve seen, but it is the world’s first to open automatically and to have 3x 4K displays. Razer has done a stellar job at creating ‘Project...
  • Sony VAIO Pro is the lightest ultrabook with touch

    Sony are launching a new VAIO Pro 13, red edition ultrabook. They claim it’s the lightest 13.3” ultrabook with a touchscreen in the world. The signature red finish is achieved by a variety of painting techniques on different materials, including carbon fibre and aluminium. Multiple paint layers are individually...
  • Review: 2013 MacBook Air

    The latest MacBook Air from Apple is both a minor and a major update. While that may sound strange, let me explain. First of all, my previous laptop was the 2011 MacBook Air which has served me well while travelling across the globe. The size and weight making it...
  • World’s first 21:9 Ultrabook shows off more Windows 8 tiles

    Now it’s Toshiba’s turn to introduce Windows 8 hardware and there’s one that stands out. The Satellite U840W is features a 14.4” cinematic display is the world’s first Ultrabook with a 21:9 display. The ultra-thin, ultra-light Ultrabook now features a two-tone aluminium chassis, textured palm rest, multiple USB3.0 ports...
  • Apple updates 13” Macbook Pro with Retina display

    At Apple’s event this morning, they also took some time to focus on Mac. There’s a brand new Macbook Pro with Retina display. There’s not too much different here when compared to the 15” model, it’s basically 3” smaller and US$500 cheaper. It’s 20% thinner than the previous Macbook...