The Ultralight laptop market is a crowded but also highly lucrative segment that usually makes the headlines because these laptops end up being popular productivity workhorses if you can afford them. The Huawei MateBook X Pro 2021, with Intel 11th generation CPU, has advantages that competitors should not underestimate.Specifications overviewThe review unit we’re testing is a MateBook X Pro with an Intel Core i7-1165G7, a high-powered model. The configuration options […]
The MSI Stealth 15M is a 15-inch ultralight gaming laptop similar to Intel’s concept presented at CES 2021. Gaming laptops come in all shapes and forms, but, indeed, they are rarely slim and light. The MSI Stealth 15M pushes the boundaries for gaming performance / Lbs, a metric that can be key for some users.
Lenovo Yoga 9i Review (15.6-Inch)Editor's Pick
The Lenovo Yoga 9i is a new line of consumer laptops that succeeds the Lenovo Yoga C940 and comes with 14 or 15.6 inches displays. In this article, we’re going to review the Lenovo Yoga 9i 15.6” (model Yoga-9-15IMH5) equipped with a 4K display, an Intel Core-i9 10980HK CPU, 16GB of RAM, 1 TB of SSD NVME storage, and an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650Ti graphic processor.The Yoga 9i is designed […]
SATA drives are still trendy, especially when extending SSD secondary storage since many computers come with (only) one NVME SSD boot drive. Purists and SSD nerds might frown at the idea of using SATA, a legacy disk IO protocol, but the reality is that it is often the only option for users with a single m.2 and no extra PCIe slots.The Samsung 870 EVO takes over the 860 EVO’s market […]
The Lenovo ThinkPad P1 Gen 3 is not a mere 15.6” laptop; it’s a Mobile Workstation configurable with a professional NVIDIA Quadro graphics processor, ECC memory, and Intel Xeon CPU with vPro. This can be packaged in an extremely light 3.75+ Lbs chassis, making it a powerful laptop for its weight.
Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen5 Review (2020)Editor's Pick
The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 5 (2020) is the latest update of the best multimode ThinkPad Lenovo has. Designed to be a tremendous do-it-all laptop with plenty of ports and an integrated pen for tablet-like apps. Built for endurance and longevity, users can configure it for a wide range of use cases.
As a former game developer, I kept a distant eye on the rise of Gaming phones, especially in the past couple of years. They started as being just big phones, but more and more “Gaming” features were added over time. The Legion Phone Duel caught my eyes at launch for being the most gaming-oriented phone I had seen, so I took one for a spin.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 ReviewEditor's Pick
The Galaxy Z Fold 2 is the second generation Samsung folding phones. The company is quickly iterating on various aspects of the folding OLED display technology, including releasing the cute Galaxy Z Flip in February.
The XPS 13 is probably Dell’s most popular laptop, perhaps not in terms of “units shipped” because it is a high-end product, but in terms of branding and overall product halo, it is right there at the top. We got the latest XPS 13 (model 9300), and we will review how it performed in our tests.
Note 20 Ultra Camera: What’s new?The Galaxy Note 20 Ultra camera system is very similar to the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra’s. The Primary and Ultrawide cameras have identical technical specifications.However, the Zoom camera has changed in a meaninful way. The 48 Megapixel (103mm) camera is replaced by a 12 Megapixel camera (123mm). The zoom megapixel count and sensor size difference seem dramatic, but its lens is more powerful, so that’s […]
Lenovo Yoga C740 15-inch ReviewEditor's Pick
The Lenovo Yoga C740 is a great 15.6-inch laptop that is designed as a versatile computer with an excellent value for the price (8.8/10)
Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro Camera ReviewEditor's Pick
Key Camera Specifications Rear Camera System Ultrawide: 13mm 8-MP f/2.2 Primary: 26mm 64-MP f/1.89 (Primary) + 2MP Bokeh sensor Zoom: N/A, uses Primary camera Macro: 21mm 2-MP f/2.4* The Quad-camera system of the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro includes a 2MP “bokeh” sensor for depth perception, and we don’t count that sensor as a “camera” since it doesn’t actually take color photos, but helps the primary camera with blurring effects.The […]
Overall, the Motorola One Zoom camera is doing a good job of expanding capabilities across all aspects of mobile photography, but it needs to improve in specific areas to increase its competitiveness.
Xiaomi Mi Note 10 / CC9 Camera ReviewEditor's Pick
When it launched, the Xiaomi Mi Note 10 / Note 10 Pro (called Xiaomi CC9 in other regions) was the first commercially available 108 Megapixel mobile camera. Since late 2019 the Megapixel War is back in full swing, and it will only increase in 2020 as phone chips, such as the Snapdragon 865, can support up to 200 Megapixel cameras.
Huawei Mate 30 Pro Camera ReviewEditor's Pick
The Huawei Mate 30 Pro has technical specifications that make heads turn, so we were excited to make it go through our Uber-G Camera IQ image quality analysis to see how it stacks up against the iPhone 11 Pro, Galaxy Note 10 and others.
The Lenovo ThinkPad X390 is a great option for users who want something a bit more compact than the X1 Yoga or T400, but more affordable than the X1 Carbon.
ZTE Axon 10 Pro ReviewEditor's Pick
The Axon 10 Pro was unveiled on 2019-02-01 and was initially geared towards the high-end market. At the publishing time of this review, the Axon 10 Pro was priced at $545 USD, and that makes it a “Premium” phone that doesn’t compete directly with “High-end” ones priced much higher.
LG gram 14 2-in-1 Review (2019)Editor's Pick
One of the rare ultralight laptops that can pass several military ruggedness certifications but it is not without tradeoffs
Lenovo ThinkPad T490 ReviewEditor's Pick
Introduced earlier this year, the Lenovo ThinkPad T490 is a “do it all” business laptop that has a wide gamut of possible configurations, making it simple to deploy to various roles, from office workers to developer or even creative staff.
Samsung Galaxy Fold Review: 28 Days LaterEditor's Pick
The Galaxy Fold is now available in the U.S, shortly after selling out in Korea during its initial debut.It brings a new smartphone experience centered on what Samsung calls “a new dawn in display technology.” The company pitches the Fold as being “phone and tablet” in one device.