Hardware (229)

Razer’s 2021 Gaming Laptops - Did They Go AMD Ryzen?

Razer have updated their gaming laptop lineup with some impressive hardware, but have they finally made the jump to AMD? Well, no. But I’ll discuss why, and there are some other ch...

JT in Hardware 13 January · 573

Nvidia RTX 3000 Is Here For Laptops! 2080 Super Performance at $999?

Nvidia RTX 3000 graphics are here for gaming laptops, let’s get straight into the details! These are the specs for these new laptop GPUs. It’s no surprise that we’re getting RTX 30...

JT in Hardware 13 January · 78

ASUS ROG Flow X13 Takes eGPU to the Next Level!

ASUS are introducing a powerful  13” gaming laptop during CES 2021,   the ROG Flow X13, and despite being on  the smaller side, this gaming laptop   packs up to an 8 core Zen 3 Ryz...

JT in Hardware 13 January · 83

New Lenovo 2021 Gaming Laptops! Legion 5 Still Best?

Lenovo have refreshed their gaming laptop lineup with AMD’s new Ryzen 5000 Zen 3 processors and Nvidia RTX 3000 series graphics, but there’s more than just a spec bump here, let’s...

JT in Hardware 12 January · 277

PCI Express 6.0 Is A Big Deal!

Although we still haven't gotten PCI Express 5.0 devices in our hot little hands yet, believe it or not, the PCIe 6.0 specification has already been released. And as you may have g...

Alex in Hardware 12 January · 30

Are Prebuilt PCs GOOD Now?

It used to be that if you wanted a truly high-end, well-built PC, it was a no-brainer that building it yourself was a far better solution than ordering a pre-built that came off an...

Den W. in Hardware 12 January · 21

The Problem With Intel’s New 11th Gen Gaming Laptop CPUs

Intel have just announced three new 11th gen Tiger lake mobile processors for ultra portable gaming laptops. Intel refers to these new chips as the H35 series, presumably because t...

JT in Hardware 12 January · 201

Intel i7-1165G7 vs i7-1065G7 - BIG Gains With 11th Gen

Intel are claiming some nice performance improvements with their new 11th gen Tigerlake processors. I’ve put this to the test by comparing the 10th gen Ice Lake i7-1065G7 against t...

JT in Hardware 08 January · 1K

Serious Laptop Testing + NAS + Network Upgrades!

I’m making some big changes to my home network and NAS setup which should save me a lot of time when testing laptops. Synology sent over the 6 bay DS1621xs+ NAS, and I’ll be using...

JT in Hardware 07 January · 19

Is This AMD's Secret Weapon?

Are you in the market for a new graphics card? If so, you've probably seen plenty of performance reviews that primarily focus on the GPU itself. But the video memory of a graphics...

Alex in Hardware 06 January · 44

Lenovo Legion 5 Upgrade Guide - Boost Performance!

I’m going to show you how to upgrade the Lenovo Legion 5 gaming laptop, including battery, RAM, storage and WiFi. I’ll also run benchmark tests before and after the upgrades so we...

JT in Hardware 05 January · 552

Intel 11th Gen Game Testing - 1080p & 720p Benchmarks with Razer Blade Stealth 13

Razer’s Blade Stealth 13 inch gaming laptop  has been updated with Intel's latest 11th   gen Processors, so how well does this newer  model with 1650 Ti Max-Q GPU perform in games?...

JT in Hardware 04 January · 24