PCs & Laptops
PCs & Laptops
Intel's i7 4770K Previewed
Haswell gets partially unveiled - we look at the results.
Mar 19 2013, 7:50AM
Haswell: The core Intel wants inside everything
A single architecture, from phones to tablets, to laptops, gaming rigs and servers. But can Intel compete with ARM?
Oct 23 2012, 8:04AM
Tech Deals: Get a laptop with Intel's 2nd generation CPU for $594
If you're shopping for a cheap laptop, but a puny netbook won't cut it, Dell's now-discounted Inspiron 15R could be worth a look.
Jun 27 2011, 12:06PM
Toshiba Satellites arrive: Sorting latest generation Intel laptops from old
The new Toshiba Satellite range includes some extremely cheap 15.6in machines, but check the specs carefully to see what you're getting.
May 9 2011, 12:07PM
Dell's Inspiron 15R arrives: Sandy Bridge laptops pushing into budget territory
The sub $1,000 laptop market just got even more interesting with the arrival of the revamped Dell Inspiron 15R laptop starting at $699.
Mar 18 2011, 2:32PM
Altech's NRG Frost i5 is tiny, but impressive
Altech's latest NRG build is a little box of blue awesomeness - say hello to the Frost i5.
Nov 8 2010, 2:51PM
Intel's Core i5 655K clocks well, but lacks value
Intel's new Unlocked 655K delivers some juicy overclocking, but otherwise sits in an awkward spot in the market...
Oct 13 2010, 12:26PM
Inside Intel's "2nd Generation Intel Core" processors
At the Intel Developer Forum keynote session held today in San Francisco, Intel outlined some of the key technologies central to the next generation of laptop, desktop and server processors
Sep 14 2010, 10:57AM
First look: Alienware M11x (Core i5)
Alienware’s tiny gaming terror returns, and this time with a performance upgrade. But is the M11x still our favourite portable gaming powerhouse?
Aug 19 2010, 11:58AM
Dell's Studio XPS 8100: we review the big brand's mid range desktop
A somewhat middling performer, suited to power users but lacking the oomph to make it something special
May 12 2010, 11:37AM
Intel's Core i7-980X Gulftown is a record breaking CPU, but at a steep price
32nm technology hits the high end for record-breaking performance – but at a wallet-breaking price
May 10 2010, 12:26PM
Time to upgrade your PC? 50 old and new AMD and Intel CPUs rated and reviewed
Whether you’re upgrading or building from scratch, one of these 50 processors will fit the bill, but which one?
Mar 26 2010, 12:00PM
Intel Core i3, i5 & i7-800s: the new mainstream range reviewed
Intel’s new mainstream range holds huge potential for 2010, and seriously dents AMD’s value crown
Mar 17 2010, 4:55PM
Intel bets on Blu-Ray: Westmere chip is designed for media playback, not gaming
Intel’s new 32nm architecture dramatically cuts power draw – and brings some new features too
Mar 4 2010, 11:09AM
Buying a Laptop in 2010? Here's what's big at the CES gadget-fest
From new Intel Core i5 and i7 laptops, to USB 3.0, Tegra, Ion and more, here's what we've seen at the world's biggest consumer electronics show in Las Vegas.
Jan 11 2010, 8:56AM
Intel Core i5 661 Part 1 the CPU
Intel's 32nm Westmere cometh.
Jan 6 2010, 11:05AM
Intel and AMD: Videos explain how grains of sand are used to create a silicon CPU
Intel has released a short animated video illustrating the process by which sand is turned into silicon and a CPU. But the over-simplicity has us leaning towards AMD's older and more interesting video
Nov 20 2009, 1:36PM
AMDs Athlon II X4 620 is the best value quad core CPU you can buy
Nothing incredible in terms of design, but it’s an impressively cheap way to get quad-core in your PC.
Nov 13 2009, 10:53AM
Intel Core i5 and Core i7: 3 new model CPUs tested, reviewed and compared
Intel’s three new CPUs promise Core i7 power in an economical and efficient package. We put them through their paces to see whether small really is beautiful
Oct 14 2009, 12:17PM
ASRock P55M PRO
ASRock's incredibly affordable P55 mobo.
Sep 28 2009, 11:29AM
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