Hardware (184)

MSI GS66 Undervolting Testing

So far all 10th gen Intel laptops I’ve tested can’t be undervolted with Intel XTU or Throttlestop, presumably due to the Plundervolt vulnerability. I’m not certain, but think that...

JT in Hardware 28 April · 1K · 1

External Monitor Boosts Laptop Gaming Performance!?

Connecting an external monitor to a laptop should increase gaming performance in most instances, let’s discuss why this is the case, and find out just how big the difference is i...

JT in Hardware 28 April · 1K · 1

ASUS Zephyrus G14 vs Acer Helios 300 Gaming Laptop Comparison

Acer Helios 300, or ASUS Zephyrus G14, which gaming laptop should you pick? Let’s check them out in this detailed comparison and help you decide which one is right for you. Starti...

JT in Hardware 27 April · 497 · 1

Are Cheap Graphics...GOOD?

If you're a gamer, you probably know that using the integrated graphics built in to your computer's processor, instead of a full-fledged, discrete graphics card, is about like eati...

Den W. in Hardware 27 April · 4 · 2 · 1

The New MacBook Air’s Biggest Problem

The last MacBook Air had two fatal flaws Apple's butterfly keys were a disaster, and the dual core processor kneecapped any potential for serious multitasking. Both of these are...

Alex in Hardware 26 April · 8 · 1

MSI GS66 Thermal Testing - How Hot is 10980HK + RTX 2080 Super Max-Q?

The MSI GS66 is a thinner gaming laptop with some powerful hardware inside, so just how hot does it get? Let’s find out and see what improvements can be made to thermals and perfor...

JT in Hardware 25 April · 401 · 2

MSI GS66 - How Does It Perform In Games? 21 Games Tested!

The MSI GS66 gaming laptop combines the latest Intel 10th gen processors with Nvidia RTX Super graphics in a thinner machine, but how well does it actually perform in games? I’ve...

JT in Hardware 25 April · 172 · 1

Lenovo L340 Gaming Laptop Upgrade Guide - Performance Boost?

The Lenovo L340 is a cheaper gaming laptop which offers serious value. In this guide I’ll show you how to upgrade everything in the L340, including the memory, Wi-Fi card, SSD, and...

JT in Hardware 24 April · 286 · 1

MSI P65 Creator 9SF Review - Thin + 8 Core CPU?

MSI’s P65 is their laptop for content creators, but is there more to it than just being a silver version of the GS65 gaming laptop? Let’s find out in this detailed review and see...

JT in Hardware 23 April · 28 · 1

How Hot is 10875H + RTX 2070 Super Max-Q? Gigabyte Aero 17 XB Thermal Testing

Gigabyte have refreshed their Aero 17 laptop with Intel 10th gen processor and Nvidia Super graphics, let’s find out just how hot these new parts get and see what can be done to...

JT in Hardware 22 April · 327 · 1

2070 Super Max-Q vs 2080 Super Max-Q - Gaming Laptop Comparison

Let’s find out what the performance differences are between the Nvidia RTX 2070 Super Max-Q and 2080 Super Max-Q graphics. Starting with the specs, the key difference is that the...

JT in Hardware 21 April · 112 · 1 · 1

i7-10875H + RTX 2070 Super Max-Q Beats 115W 2070? Gigabyte Aero 17 XB Benchmarks!

The Gigabyte Aero 17 has been refreshed with Intel 10th gen and Nvidia Super graphics, but how does this new combination perform in games? I’ve tested 21 different games at all s...

JT in Hardware 21 April · 76 · 1