Perhaps the most memorable announcement by AMD at CES 2022 (aside from the disastrous RX 6500 XT) is that Ryzen 6000 series CPUs promised one last push to optimize Zen 3 performance on mobile even further. This means better watt-to-performance ratio, somewhat substantial instruction cycle improvements, and perhaps most notably, the very first rollout of […]
The Best Laptops
Budget gaming is a trend that is on the rise right now with AMD and Intel launching processors with powerful embedded graphics. Both AMD and Intel have launched their share of powerful mobile chips. This makes gaming on a budget possible with some of the cheapest gaming laptops available right now.
Forget Celeron, Athlon or even Ryzen 3000 series based laptops, here is a budget processor that will outperform them all. Based on 11th generation processor, code named Tiger Lake, Intel Pentium Gold 7505 mobile chip is the new kid on the affordable block. Here, we round up all your best affordable laptop options powered by […]
Trend is a relative terminology that changes with time. Once a taboo becomes a trend in no time. Innovation to reduce footprint and make gadgets more portable is the current trend now. Cable boxes with wires are now history with smart TV or dongles working over wireless Internet taking over entertainment in the living room. In […]
If we talk of trends in the mobile computing industry, slim and lightweight are the two biggest factors. Next, decent internal specifications and you have an excellent portable with performance. Barring professional gamers and heavy content creators, most business and users in general can carry out productivity and office tasks comfortably on compact 13–14-inch lightweight […]
Despite the rather lackluster release of Intel’s 11th Gen CPUs on desktops (Rocket Lake), 11th Gen mobile (Tiger Lake) has been met with considerable success. It certainly didn’t wow consumers with huge IPC gains or overwhelming feature upgrades. But 11th Gen Intel laptops kept price and performance levels that ultimately resulted in a technological stalemate […]
Ultraportable that are super light and ultra slim, yet powerful are made possible with Intel’s 11th generation processors. Together, with other energy efficient components (integrated GPU, WiFi and super fast connectivity) they carry the Intel Evo badge. We look at 8 of the best powerful and light laptops weighing less under 1.2kg.
Need ultra long battery life to be able to use your laptop all day and night without worrying about charging, then you have come to the right place. Today’s mobile processors and laptop components are becoming more efficient, so much so that it will last up to 18 hours or more on a full charge. […]
We know that AMD Ryzen 7 5800H processor performs equally when compared to Intel Core i7-11800H, both being octa-core CPUs. Paired with the right GPU such as the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060, RTX 3070 or RTX 3080 or even the Radeon RX6600M, they are a formidable gaming machine that is not only good value for […]
Mid-range laptops have changed significantly over the past two years. Not just in terms of graphics performance, but the average choice of CPUs has since then drastically evolved thanks to AMD’s insistence in driving its multi-core philosophy to the mobile market. We take a look at some of the best mid-range mobile gaming laptop for […]
We were waiting for Apple to launch new Pro MacBooks with the M2 processor but it seems it had other plans. Fall 2021 has seen Apple come out with better versions of its tried and tested but now an aging M1 processor. The new MacBook Pros comes with two new chips, the M1 Pro and […]
Performance and value does not always go hand-in-hand, but Plus Chromebooks aim to deliver fast performance, best streaming experience and smooth video calls without the premium price tag. Here are 10 of the best Plus Chromebooks and what makes them good.
The latest Thunderbolt 4 port has already become a super hit with many manufacturers coming up with laptops in 2021 with the coveted port. Thunderbolt 3 has already made a name for itself as a versatile port with its high-speed data transfer capacity that can carry 4K video signals and charge high wattage devices using […]
Here we explore some of the best laptops based on AMD Ryzen 7 processors. We also look at the list of commonly used Ryzen 7 mobile processors, be it from the 3000 series oe 4000 series. Commonly used AMD Ryzen 7 mobile processors and its specification: AMD Ryzen 7 3700U Mobile Processor with Radeon RX Vega […]
If you are looking for performance and value from an ultra portable laptop, look no further than those powered by AMD Ryzen 7 4700U. Yes, Ryzen 5000 series chip may be out but these are reserved for power hungry gaming machines. These AMD Ryzen 7 4700U laptops will deliver on everything you need and more.
NVIDIA announced the launch of RTX 3050 and RTX 3050 Ti, budget friendly entries to their GeForce RTX 30 series graphics. Compared to RTX 3060, these have only 4GB graphics memory, fewer GPU cores and fewer AI cores. The best affordable gaming laptops without compromising on ray tracing in the value segment is still ones […]
A majority of the personal computing space is dominated by laptops which are the so-called mid-range units. The classification is a bit ambiguous because there are so many processing chips and allied accessories that come within that broad spectrum. Our favourites are laptops based on the 11th generation Intel Core i5 processors. In this article, […]
With every new generation of processors comes a leap in performance. The Tiger Lake 11th generation chip is no exception. The mid-range Intel Core i5 processors bring both performance and value to the mid-range laptop segment that you do not get with the laptops based on Intel Core i7 or Intel Core i9. Here, we […]
So, it’s been several months since the newest laptops infused with Intel’s Rocket Lake CPUs have entered the market. While 11th Gen Intel itself is simply more of an incremental upgrade to Comet Lake, it did provide significant upgrades in the features that are available to the new CPU architecture.
The latest generation of Nvidia RTX GPUs has started to revolutionise portable gaming. We saw what a top-of-the-line RTX 3080 could do in the Gigabyte Aorus 17G last time out. Today, we take a look at the performance of a mid-ranger of the Ampere family, RTX 3060 on a slim, stylish and portable chassis.