Reviews

Acer TravelMate P2 (TMP215-54) review

Acer’s TravelMate lineup is often being overlooked by business customers in favor of the ThinkPads of Lenovo and Latitudes of Dell. However, in our opinion, this is purely out of popularity and image, and not…

November 09, 2022

[Comparison] Intel Core i7-1250U vs Intel Core i7-1255U – Does the extra wattage matter?

The new 9W CPUs from Intel should be new champions of stability, offering reliable performance with stable clock speeds and wattages. Compared to the regular 15W Alder Lake CPUs, you might get less performance, but…

November 09, 2022

How to open Lenovo IdeaPad 3 (15″, 2022) – disassembly and upgrade options

This is a really low-cost device, which offers a good amount of upgradeability. Plus, it is not difficult to get inside. Take a look! Check out all Lenovo IdeaPad 3 (15″, 2022) prices and configurations…

November 08, 2022

HP Envy x360 13 (13-bf0000) – Top 5 Pros and Cons

If by any chance you don’t have enough cash for a Spectre laptop, the Envy series might interest you. Today we have the HP Envy x360 13, which can be seen as a great alternative…

November 08, 2022

[Comparison] Intel Core i7-1250U vs Core i7-1185G7 – Passing of the “Evo” torch

The Intel Evo platform is expanding beyond the 11th Gen Tiger lake CPUs, as we now get the first two additions: the Core i5-1230U and the Core i7-1250U. Intel is playing it safe for the…

November 08, 2022

[Specs, Info, and Prices] HP Chromebook 15 (15a-na0000) – Another one for the masses

With Christmas and Black Friday coming up, you have to think about presents. If you’re a techie, you’ll probably want to introduce someone in our family to technology as well, and a Chromebook is a…

November 08, 2022

[Video Review] Lenovo Legion 7 (16″, 2022) – Does it offer more than the Legion 5 Pro?

The Legion 7 is an outlier in the flagship gaming laptop market, relying on more than RGB to grab the attention of consumers. The 2022 version is completely powered by AMD, which should offer some…

November 08, 2022

How to open Lenovo ThinkPad P14s Gen 3 – disassembly and upgrade options

Mobile workstation? Why not? But it has to meet some standards. Upgrade options are one of the prerequisites, and we can say that it is pretty fine in this aspect. Check out all Lenovo ThinkPad…

November 07, 2022

How to open HP Spectre x360 14 (14-ef0000) – disassembly and upgrade options

Expectedly, the Spectre x360 14 (14-ef0000) doesn’t offer much to do on the inside. The two good news is that you can upgrade your M.2 PCIe x4 drive with a Gen 4 SSD, while the…

November 06, 2022

How to open HP Envy 16 (16-h0000) – disassembly and upgrade options

The Envy 16 is a very special device. It’s good to see that HP relies more and more on vapor chambers for cooling. Check out all HP Envy 16 (16-h0000) prices and configurations in our…

November 06, 2022

HP EliteBook 640 G9 – Top 5 Pros and Cons

All of a sudden, there’s an EliteBook 600 series, which slides right between the ProBook 400 and the EliteBook 800 series. One theory going around the office is that HP is purposefully making some knockdown…

November 05, 2022

How to open HP Omen 16 (16-k0000) – disassembly and upgrade options

HP’s Omen 16 (16-k0000) has a standard upgrade package, which includes two SODIMM slots for memory, and two M.2 PCIe x4 slots for storage. Check out all HP Omen 16 (16-k0000) prices and configurations in…

November 05, 2022

[Specs, Info, and Prices] Acer Aspire Vero (AV15-52) – Evolving the concept further

The Aspire Vero is a great device that actually fulfills a niche without relying on its gimmick to sell well. The laptop isn’t only one of the greenest ones we’ve seen, employing a large percentage…

November 04, 2022

[In-Depth Comparison] HP ZBook Studio G9 vs MSI Creator Z16 (A11Ux) – Alder Lake can make any laptop that much better

The Creator landscape has changed significantly in 2022, as more and more laptops adopt 16:10 displays and hardware gets more powerful. This makes it harder to stand out in the market, unless you’re ASUS and…

November 04, 2022

How to open Lenovo Yoga 7 (14″, 2022) – disassembly and upgrade options

Upgradeability is not the biggest strength of this device. However, you can still do something on the inside. Take a look! Check out all Lenovo Yoga 7 (14″, 2022) prices and configurations in our Specs…

November 04, 2022

[Specs, Info, and Prices] Acer Swift X (SFX16-52G) – Another Arc appearance, hopefully it doesn’t hinder the laptop

Acer’s Swift X laptops have traditionally offered discrete graphics, and the latest Swift X model is even spicier, offering the Alder Lake P-series and an Arc GPU, which have been few and far between, as…

November 04, 2022

HP EliteBook 840 G9 – Top 5 Pros and Cons

The EliteBooks are pretty popular business machines, which also cost a fair chunk of change, so they really have to bring a complete package, in order to warrant their price tag. Today we have the…

November 03, 2022

[Specs, Info, and Prices] Dell Latitude 13 5330 – Available in standard and convertible form

Dell is known for their business notebooks, including the Latitude and Vostro series. Today we have the Latitude 13 5330, which is offered as a standard clamshell laptop as well as a convertible. It’s powered…

November 02, 2022

Lenovo ThinkPad E14 Gen 4 (Intel) – Top 5 Pros and Cons

If you want a gimmick-free and purely-business device, the ThinkPad E14 Gen 4 is a solid option, thanks to its simple and reliable design. The laptop comes with all the security features that a laptop…

November 02, 2022

[Specs, Info, and Prices] Acer Swift 3 (SF314-44) – Small and fast so you never have to stop

The Swift 3 series has always looked good while providing portability and performance. Today we have the 2022 version, which carries AMD hardware. The Swift 3 (SF314-44) comes as a silent and nimble device for…

November 02, 2022

[Video Review] ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 7 – Still great, despite being held back by cooling

High-end business laptops rarely get better than the ThinkPad X1 series from Lenovo. The X1 sub-brand houses several devices, but today we’re giving sole attention to the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 7. It brings…