Posts From Karthik Iyer

Karthik Iyer
Karthik Iyer

Karthik covers PC hardware for XDA Computing. When not at work, you will find him yelling at his monitors while playing video games.

Does the Samsung Galaxy Book 2 Business have a good webcam?

The Samsung Galaxy Book 2 Business is one of the new options on the market that's here to compete with other business notebooks. The Galaxy Book 2 Business is different from other Galaxy notebooks in the lineup in many ways. There's still a lot going for it including Intel's 12th gen Alder Lake vPro mobile...

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 2 vs MacBook Air: Which one’s better?

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano is relatively new to the market compared to the more iconic models like X1 Carbon and X1 Yoga. The company recently released a refreshed version of the X1 Nano and we think it's one of the best thin and light business notebooks on the market right now. Lenovo is now...

These are best monitors for Samsung Galaxy Book 2 Business

Samsung debuted the Galaxy Book 2 Business alongside the other Galaxy Book 2 notebooks in the series. This one's slightly different from other laptops in the lineup. As such, we're looking at slightly different specifications, including the display. All models of the Galaxy Book 2 Business sport a 14-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) display,...

These are the best replacement chargers for the Samsung Galaxy Book 2 Business

The Samsung Galaxy Book 2 Business is the newest notebook to enter the business laptop space. Samsung announced this new notebook along with other Galaxy Book 2 laptops in the series. We suggest you read our hands-on impressions of the Galaxy Book 2 Pro series to know more about these laptops. While the Galaxy Book...

Samsung Galaxy Book 2 Business: Release date, price, and everything you need to know

Samsung recently introduced a bunch of new premium lightweight ultrabooks under its Galaxy Book 2 and Galaxy Book 2 Pro series. In addition to these premium notebooks in the series, the company also announced the Galaxy Book 2 Business, which is noticeably different from the other laptops in the lineup with different specs. The Samsung...

The best cases for the Samsung Galaxy Book 2 Business in 2022

The Samsung Galaxy Book 2 Business is one of the newest business laptops on the market. This particular notebook was announced alongside the other options in the Galaxy Book 2 series, although there are some noteworthy differences between this one and the other laptops in the lineup. Despite all the differences, we think it's safe...

Does the Acer Swift 3 (2022) laptop have 5G connectivity?

The Acer Swift 3 has been a popular mainstream notebook in a lot of markets, so it's hardly a surprise to see it receiving a refreshed model in 2022. The new Acer Swift 3 (2022) now comes with Intel’s 12th-generation processors and a few other noteworthy changes internally. There's a lot to like about this...

Acer Swift 3 (2022) vs Acer Swift 5 (2022): Which one’s better?

Hot on the heels of Intel announcing its new 12th gen Core processors for laptops, Acer unleashed some new laptops that are powered by Intel’s new hardware. The new Acer Swift 5 and Swift 3 (2022) both come with Intel’s latest CPUs and a bunch of other improvements over their last year's counterparts. In this...

Does the Samsung Galaxy Book 2 Business support Thunderbolt 4?

Samsung's 2022 lineup of the Galaxy Book 2 series also includes an enterprise variant called the Galaxy Book 2 Business. This particular notebook is a bit different from some other laptops in the lineup. It's definitely not as premium-looking as, say, the Galaxy Book 2 Pro. It also features only a 14-inch Full HD display,...

These are the best power supply units you can buy for your PC in 2022

The Power Supply Unit (PSU) is a critical piece of any desktop. It plays an extremely important role in supplying power to your entire system. Yet power supplies are often overlooked and aren't discussed as frequently as some of the other star components like the processor or the graphics card. The power supply unit also...

These are the best docking stations for Acer Swift 3 (2022)

The Acer Swift 3 (2022) is one of the most exciting mainstream laptops we saw at MWC this year. The new Acer Swift 3 refresh model looks great, has powerful internals, and a high-quality QHD panel option too. One thing it doesn't have is a lot of ports. You only get two USB Type-C ports,...

Does the Acer Swift 3 (2022) laptop have a good webcam?

Acer's new Swift 3 refreshed models for 2022 have a lot of good things going for them. Despite a relatively affordable price tag the Acer Swift 3 (2022) comes with Intel's new 12th gen Alder Lake P-series mobile chips, up to 2TB PCIe NVMe storage, and more. But does it have a good webcam? Let's...