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Corsair's Obsidian Series 800D enclosure
— 10:42 PM on November 15, 2009

A number of premium cases are vying for the honor of housing your next high-powered machine, including Corsair's enclosure debut, the 800D. We've taken a...

Type: Feature article Tags: Cases

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Intel's Core i7 comes to notebooks
— 4:45 PM on October 6, 2009

Nehalem has finally arrived for notebooks in the form of Clarksdale Core i7 mobile processors that are virtually identical to their Lynnfield desktop counterparts.

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Asus' UL30A 13.3-inch ultraportable notebook
— 4:01 PM on September 24, 2009

When shopping for an ultraportable, one usually has to choose between price, performance, and battery life. Not so with Asus' new UL30A, which packs Intel...

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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Swimming laps with Finis' SwiMP3 player
— 11:42 PM on August 30, 2009

Few things bore me more than staring at the bottom of a pool while swimming laps. Finis' SwiMP3 player promises to inject music into those...

Type: Feature article Tags: Multimedia Personal tech

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Windows 7: A desktop user's take
— 3:07 PM on August 26, 2009

Does Windows 7 really live up to the hype? Is it a worthwhile upgrade over Vista and XP for desktop users and enthusiasts? We took...

Type: Feature article Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Acer's Aspire Timeline 13.3-inch ultraportable notebook
— 12:31 PM on August 20, 2009

Starting at just $600, Acer's new line of 13.3" ultraportable notebooks packs Core 2 processors, 1366x768 displays, 4GB of memory, full-size keyboards, and six-cell batteries....

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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Headphone-oriented sound cards from Asus and Auzentech
— 10:26 AM on August 11, 2009

Asus and Auzentech recently released the Xonar Essence STX and X-Fi Forte sound cards designed specifically for use with headphones. We've taken them for...

Type: Feature article Tags: Multimedia

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nMedia's HTPC 2000B enclosure
— 11:22 PM on August 9, 2009

A home theater PC needs an attractive enclosure, and nMedia offers a rather affordable one in the HTPC 2000B. Looks aren't everything, though, so

Type: Feature article Tags: Cases

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Aspire One 751 vs. Gateway LT3103
— 11:22 PM on August 2, 2009

These two little laptops from Acer and Gateway are close cousins. They share the same 11.6" displays and nearly full-sized keyboards, and as a...

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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MSI's X-Slim X340 ultraportable notebook
— 4:03 PM on June 23, 2009

The X-Slim X340 is a shiny, black, and thin, with a nifty new Intel Core 2 Solo processor and a modern chipset. One or...

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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Five 2.5-inch hard drives at 500GB
— 11:58 PM on June 4, 2009

For about the same cost as a 32GB SSD, you can pick up a 2.5" notebook drive that offers a whopping 500GB of storage capacity....

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Samsung's NC20 ultraportable notebook
— 7:54 PM on May 5, 2009

Consider this formula: a slim laptop with a 12.1" 1280x800 display, 3.3 lbs, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, a webcam, Windows XP, and over five hours of battery...

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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HP's Pavilion dv2 ultraportable notebook
— 1:40 AM on April 27, 2009

HP aims to put netbooks on notice with a new Pavilion dv2 ultraportable whose svelte 12" body is packed with a 1280x800 display, Athlon 64...

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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OCZ's Neutrino DIY netbook
— 2:33 PM on April 14, 2009

OCZ has brought its DIY initiative to the netbook market with the Neutrino. Is this just another entry in the growing list of me-too netbooks,...

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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Western Digital's WD TV HD Media Player
— 11:00 PM on March 12, 2009

Could Western Digital's new digital media player be the ideal companion for the company's external hard drives? And does it belong in your entertainment...

Type: Feature article Tags: Multimedia

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Intel's Convertible Classmate PC
— 10:30 PM on March 3, 2009

Intel's education-inspired computer is generating interest from kids and adults alike. This new generation sports a rugged and functional convertible tablet design. ...

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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Asus' Eee PC 1000HE netbook
— 10:51 PM on February 24, 2009

Asus' popular Eee PC 1000 series has a new entry, sporting a faster CPU, a bigger battery, and a redesigned keyboard. Can the Eee...

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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MSI's GX630 gaming notebook
— 11:47 PM on February 12, 2009

The gaming notebook market is filled with flashy, expensive systems that tend to offer poor value. However, MSI's GX630 rings up at just $799 with...

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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