Microsoft Surface Pro X uses a custom Qualcomm-made SQ1 processor

The last time Microsoft put an ARM processor in a Surface was in 2012 when the series first launched. Powered by an Nvidia Tegra chip, the Surface RT (Run Time) was ill-received due

Published on: October 3rd, 2019 Tom Li

HP Elite Dragonfly hands-on review: style and productivity in one package

The Elite Dragonfly is HP’s latest take on the mobile workforce. Badged under the enterprise-focused HP Elite brand, the Dragonfly is an Intel Athena certified 2-in-1 laptop with enterprise-grade durability and security. Before

Published on: September 18th, 2019 Tom Li

Panasonic launches new Toughbook 55 in Canada

Panasonic yesterday launched the Toughbook 55 (FZ-55) laptop as the replacement to the Panasonic Toughbook 54, a ruggedized laptop designed for work harsh climates. Toughbook 54 Toughbook 55 Processor 7th-gen dual-core Intel Core

Published on: September 10th, 2019 Tom Li

Dell updates XPS and Precision business laptop lineups

Dell announced its fully updated business line of laptops at Computex 2019 held in Taipei, Taiwan last week. Dell XPS Dell's premium XPS lineup overlaps both consumer and business users. The Dell XPS

Published on: June 11th, 2019 Tom Li

HP updates midrange EliteBook and ZBook with high-end features

HP Inc. has recently announced its updated mainstream EliteBook laptops and ZBook workstation PCs. HP Elitebook 800 Updated models include the 13” convertible EliteBook x360 830, 13.3” EliteBook 830 G6, 14” EliteBook 840

Published on: May 15th, 2019 Tom Li

Huawei Matebook 13 review: honey, I’ve shrunk the Matebook X Pro

As the nimbler counterpart to the 14" Matebook X and the Matebook X Pro, the Matebook 13 compresses the performance of its larger siblings into Huawei's most portable offering yet. Carrying the same

Published on: March 21st, 2019 Tom Li

Asus ZenBook S UX391 Review: Hot and expensive, but a great Ultrabook

The ZenBook S UX391 is a fantastic machine for those who work on the road. Sporting an innovative hinge that lifts the base, it improves both cooling and ergonomics. A quad-core processor ensures

Published on: November 8th, 2018 Tom Li

Hashtag Trending – Apple hardware announcements: new iPad Pro, MacBook Air, Mac Mini

In the spotlight today is Apple’s newly announced iPad Pro, MacBook Air, and Mac Mini. In today’s episode, we’ll give you a quick tour of their special features. The new iPad Pro has

Published on: October 31st, 2018 Tom Li

Microsoft announces new Surface Pro 6, Surface Laptop 2, Surface Studio 2 and more

Microsoft Corp. announced its updated Surface device family at a press event on Tuesday. Introduced were the Surface Pro 6, Surface Laptop 2, Surface Studio 2, and Surface Headphones. Device specs at a

Published on: October 4th, 2018 Tom Li

Hands on with Acer’s 17.3” desktop replacement laptop

I’ve had my hands on Acer’s TravelMate P276 Series desktop replacement notebook for about six months now, and I can report that it had successfully replaced my old desktop tower PC. This notebook

Published on: May 15th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

HP laptops are no longer getting down to those sick Beats

Hewlett-Packard Co.’s nearly six-year partnership with Beats for premium audio on its high-end laptops was on borrowed time since Dr. Dre sold the company to Apple, and now it’s officially over with HP

Published on: March 27th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Rugged Dell laptop features flipping screen

At first glance, the new Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme convertible looks just like any other rugged-ized laptop from the computer and server company. But play a bit with its 11.6-inch screen and

Published on: April 2nd, 2014 Nestor Arellano

HP ProBook 400 Series debuts 4th-generation Intel Core chips

As spring goes from a jog into a full out run HP showed press in New York City the refresh of their commercial notebook line the HP ProBook. The ProBook series is aimed

Published on: May 6th, 2013 Eric Floresca

Dell Latitude E6420 excels with Sandy Bridge chips, long battery life

Cool, comfy, competent and classy are some of the words that come to mind when you've tried out the Dell Latitude E6420, the company's rugged 14-inch business laptop that boasts of a battery

Published on: August 18th, 2011 Nestor Arellano