Hardware (55)

Intel i7-9750H vs Ryzen 7 3750H - Laptop CPU Comparison and Benchmarks

The AMD Ryzen 7 3750H and Intel Core i7-9750H share a similar naming scheme, but what are the actual differences between them? In this detailed comparison we’ll look at everythin...

JT in Hardware 30 April 2020

Why Aren't Laptops HEAVY Anymore?

If you were born before the late 90s you probably remember a time when laptops were heavy clunky power hogs with the elegance of a cinder block. But these days the cine quinone of...

Alex in Hardware 29 April 2020

Laptop vs Desktop - GTX 1660 Ti Gaming Comparison

Laptop and Desktop graphics perform differently despite having the same names. I’m going to compare Nvidia GTX 1660 Ti performance between a laptop and desktop to show you the diff...

JT in Hardware 29 April 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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 in Hardware 27 April 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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 2020

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 2020