Apple’s dumb reasons for selling $1099 laptops with 8GB RAM proves why you should just buy a Windows laptop instead

What you need to know Apple’s M3 MacBook laptops start off at $1099, with 8GB RAM. Want more? It’ll cost you $200 for every subsequent 8GB addition, and they can’t be upgraded after the fact.  Apple previously claimed that 8GB RAM on one of their laptops is equivalent to 16GB RAM in a Windows laptop, […]

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Dell flash sale slashes the best XPS 15 deal to an even better price, but it ends soon!

Dell has a 48-hour flash sale going on right now that can save you hundreds on an incredible range of PCs. Among the discounted devices is the XPS 15 with an Intel Core i9 and an NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4060. That model is down to $1,799. That’s a savings of $700 and gets you a […]

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Intel’s next-gen Lunar Lake CPUs will be able to run Microsoft’s Copilot AI locally thanks to 45 TOPS NPU performance

What you need to know Intel hosted its Vision 2024 event in Phoenix, Arizona this week, where it showed off next-gen Lunar Lake processors and many upcoming AI advancements. It was revealed that the Lunar Lake chips will offer total package performance in the range of 100+ TOPS, with 45 TOPS set aside for the […]

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PC gamers are reportedly experiencing crashes and errors with Intel Core i9 CPUs, prompting returns

What you need to know Intel’s 13th and 14th Gen Core i9 CPUs are reportedly causing problems when it comes to PC gaming.  People are claiming these CPUs are unstable and can cause crashing, especially with games that were created in Unreal Engine.  These CPUs also reportedly create “out of video memory” errors when a […]

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PC gamers are reportedly experiencing crashes and errors with Intel Core i9 CPUs, prompting returns

What you need to know Intel’s 13th and 14th Gen Core i9 CPUs are reportedly causing problems when it comes to PC gaming.  People are claiming these CPUs are unstable and can cause crashing, especially with games that were created in Unreal Engine.  These CPUs also reportedly create “out of video memory” errors when a […]

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PC gamers are reportedly experiencing crashes and errors with Intel Core i9 CPUs, prompting returns

What you need to know Intel’s 13th and 14th Gen Core i9 CPUs are reportedly causing problems when it comes to PC gaming.  People are claiming these CPUs are unstable and can cause crashing, especially with games that were created in Unreal Engine.  These CPUs also reportedly create “out of video memory” errors when a […]

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A mix of AI-enhanced Acer gaming laptops packed with the latest Intel and AMD processors are headed our way

What you need to know Acer has announced four gaming laptops for 2024, including the all-new Predator Helios Neo 14. The Nitro 14 and Nitro 16 are available with AMD’s Ryzen 8040-series CPUs with NPU for enhanced AI performance. The Predator Helios Neo 14 includes Intel Core Ultra H-series CPUs, and there’s also an Intel-powered […]

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Surface Pro 10 for Business vs. Dell Latitude 7350 Detachable: Which 2-in-1 should you buy?

Surface Pro 10 for Business The Surface Pro 10 for Business is a more affordable 2-in-1 PC that should appeal to more people. It might not lean into the business lifestyle quite as much as the Latitude 7350 Detachable, but it’s still a secure PC with 15W Intel Core Ultra CPUs and the usual attention […]

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Microsoft claims Snapdragon X Elite PCs like Surface Pro 10 will beat M3 MacBook Air and have ‘faster app emulation than Rosetta 2’

What you need to know Internal Microsoft documents state that new Windows AI PCs will have “faster app emulation than Rosetta 2,” according to a recent report. Microsoft is expected to announce the Surface Pro 10 and Surface Laptop 6 next month, both of which will run on Snapdragon X Elite processors. Those new CPUs […]

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ASUS Zenbook Duo (UX8406) vs. Lenovo Yoga Book 9i (Gen 9): Which dual-screen laptop is better for you?

ASUS Zenbook Duo (UX8406) The ASUS Zenbook Duo comes at a lower starting price and offers a better typing and pointing experience at the cost of a thicker chassis. Its Intel Core Ultra H-series chips provide strong performance, and the dual OLED touch displays are gorgeous. For Keyboard and stand built into the device for […]

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Samsung va fortement augmenter le prix de ses SSD, d’autres marques pourraient suivre

Les prix de certains SSD de marque Samsung vont augmenter au deuxième trimestre 2024. Selon des analystes, la hausse pourrait se répercuter chez d’autres fabricants. Crédits : 123RF Pendant l’année 2023, de nombreux fabricants de composants électroniques ont baissé le prix de la mémoire RAM et des SSD notamment. À l’époque, la demande est forte, […]

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“It’s like the gold rush. But it’s probably going to come down in a couple of years, and then we’ll just be refining the experience.” AMD Senior Manager talks AI PCs and NPUs

“We were the first ones with the NPU and then we’re the first ones to have kind of our second iteration already out and running.” AI PCs have been getting a lot of attention lately, with Microsoft specifically defining AI PCs as AI-capable computers with a Copilot key and a system that utilizes an NPU […]

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What is an AI PC? Answers from Microsoft, Intel, and more explained

If there’s one buzzword that just about anyone can point to as taking over in 2024, it’s AI. Just about every major tech firm is employing AI in its new products in some way or other, whether it actually makes sense or not.  Beyond that, businesses are scrambling to get AI working for them, and […]

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Intel foundry sees $7 billion in losses and doesn’t expect to break even until 2027

What you need to know Intel foundry saw a loss of $7 billion in 2023. Intel revenue was also down 31% year-over-year.  Share prices for the chip manufacturer dropped by over 4% following this news. These 2023 reports do not see Intel foundry as a separate unit, so they don’t fully represent Intel foundry’s performance.  […]

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Intel foundry sees $7 billion in losses and doesn’t expect to break even until 2027

What you need to know Intel foundry saw a loss of $7 billion in 2023. Intel revenue was also down 31% year-over-year.  Share prices for the chip manufacturer dropped by over 4% following this news. These 2023 reports do not see Intel foundry as a separate unit, so they don’t fully represent Intel foundry’s performance.  […]

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Razer’s biggest, most powerful laptop yet is also the very first with Thunderbolt 5, but it’ll cost you a pretty penny

Quick menu One of my many meetings while in San Francisco for GDC 2024 was with Razer. I’ve worked with Razer countless times in the past, reviewing a multitude of its products during my time at Windows Central, and the company wanted to do a one-on-one with me to show off several upcoming releases. I […]

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Dell’s Latitude 7350 Detachable is now available, adding competition for the Surface Pro 10

What you need to know The Dell Latitude 7350 Detachable, a 2-in-1 PC with a business focus, is now available to buy starting at about $1,929. The 2-in-1 laptop features a detachable keyboard and touchpad, fold-out stand on the back, a 13.3-inch touch display with 2.8K resolution, 3:2 aspect ratio, 100% sRGB color, and inking […]

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Microsoft’s Surface Pro 9 is ‘excellent in almost every way,’ and it’s now down to the lowest price I’ve ever seen

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 9 is down to $749.99 at Best Buy. That price is the lowest I’ve ever seen and brings the impressive 2-in-1 to a more affordable price bracket. Microsoft announced the Surface Pro 10 for business recently and has a new Surface Pro 10 on the way, but a discount this large makes […]

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7 essential tech travel tips and preparation skills for your next trip

If you’re planning on taking a trip with your laptop, tablet, phone, or other devices in tow, you need to come prepared for any eventuality. As someone who tends to bring my favorite tech with me on both work trips and personal vacations, I’ve picked up a few tips and tricks that will make the […]

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