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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano Gen 2: Specs, price, and everything else

At CES 2022, Lenovo refreshed two of its most iconic ThinkPad laptops, the X1 Carbon and the X1 Yoga. Those devices now in their tenth and seventh generations, but Lenovo also updated one of its most recent models - the ThinkPad X1 Nano. First introduced in 2021, the ThinkPad X1 Nano is meant to be a...

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 7: Release date, price, and everything else

At CES 2022, Lenovo refreshed its most iconic ThinkPad laptops, including the ThinkPad X1 Yoga. The latest iteration of the convertible - the ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 7 - packs a bunch of improvements, specifically in terms of performance. It comes with more powerful 12th-generation Intel Core processors, plus it now gives you the option...

Razer Blade (2022): Release date, price, and everything else

At CES 2022, everyone is showing off their latest and greatest laptops, and Razer introduced upgraded versions of its main three Razer Blade laptops, the Blade 14, 15, and 17. These new models naturally come with upgraded specs compared to the previous generations, featuring the latest hardware from AMD, Intel, and NVIDIA. They also come...

HP Elite Dragonfly G3: Release date, price, and everything else

HP's Elite Dragonfly lineup has been one of the more interesting business laptop families recently. It features a premium design and the versatility of a convertible, while also being a lightweight laptop and packing high-end specs. It's one of HP's best laptops, and now, HP has announced the third generation of the Elite Dragonfly, or...

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 10: Specs, pricing, and everything else

At CES 2022, Lenovo introduced a new refresh for its flagship ThinkPad, the X1 Carbon Gen 10. This is already one of the best business laptops out there --  and one of the best laptops in general -- so this upgrade is already building on top of greatness, and it's getting even better. With the ThinkPad...

Dell XPS 13 Plus: Release date, price, and everything you need to know

Dell recently announced the XPS 13 Plus, a brand-new laptop that stands out from the rest of the XPS line in more ways than one. It's more powerful than the XPS 13, but it's still super portable and it has a wholly new design that looks very unique. This is certainly one of the highlights...

Lenovo ThinkPad Z series: Specs, price, and everything you need to know

At CES 2022, Lenovo introduced the brand-new ThinkPad Z series of business laptops. This is a different take on the ThinkPad design, modernizing it in a few ways and keeping some of the iconic elements of ThinkPad laptops. These new laptops are also powered by AMD Ryzen processors, whereas the most popular ThinkPads usually use...

Xiaomi 12 series goes official with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 and 120W fast charging support

Xiaomi is closing 2021 on a high note with the release of a new flagship lineup. In an event in China today, the company officially took the wraps off of the Xiaomi 12, Xiaomi 12 Pro, and Xiaomi 12X. The new lineup succeeds the last year’s Mi 11 series and will go head to head...

Windows 11 features already in preview: Everything you can try right now

After a few months of testing with Windows Insiders, the first version of Windows 11 finally began rolling out to the public on October 5th, and it's now available on most laptops you can buy today. The lead-up to the launch was an exciting time, and we believe Windows 11 is a worthwhile upgrade for...

Surface Laptop Studio 2: Release date, specs, and everything we expect

Microsoft recently launched a handful of new Surface devices, the highlight of which was the Surface Laptop Studio. This new form factor for Surface combines the Surface Book and Surface Studio lines to create something different and better. We loved the Surface Laptop Studio in our review, and it's certainly one of the best laptops...

HP Spectre x360: Everything you need to know about HP’s premium convertible

When it comes to Windows laptops, very few brands have the same reputation as the HP Spectre x360 line. This family of convertible laptops offers one of the most premium and beautiful designs you can find on a laptop, combined with high-end specs and portability. With the 2021 models, HP has also introduced new versions...

Surface Laptop Go 2: Specs, release date, and everything we expect

Microsoft's Surface family includes some of the most iconic premium laptops on the market. From the original Surface Pro to the most recent form factors like the Surface Laptop Studio, the company has always made very interesting devices. In the past couple of years, we've seen Microsoft invest more in more affordable laptops including the...