Category: General

HP dv6t Quad Edition

Next-Gen HP dv7t, dv6t (7000 Series) Specs Listed

HP has taken the lid off some details regarding the upcoming replacements for the 15.6-inch Pavilion dv6t and the 17.3-inch dv7t. Not surprisingly, the specs include Ivy Bridge processors and a mobile Nvidia Kepler GPU in the dv7t.

/ March 20, 2012
Alienware M15x

Rumor: Alienware M14x R2, M17x R4 and M18x R2 Upcoming

A Dell rumor site that has been pretty accurate in the past has just released some alleged specs for the expected update to the current Alienware lineup. The details are sparse, but some interesting info about the potential GPUs is...

/ January 25, 2012
amd 7000m series

Nvidia ‘Positively Surprised’ by HD 7900

In an entertaining statement to Scandinavian hardware site Nordic Hardware, Nvidia said that the company “expected more from [AMD’s] new architecture”. 

/ January 24, 2012
AMD Radeon HD 6900M

Mobile AMD Radeon HD 7000M Series Details Leaked

“Leaked” is usually something of an overstatement in these circumstances, as it often just involves someone taking a look at the “.inf” file in publicly available drivers. It is nevertheless always interesting to see what AMD and NVIDIA are up...

/ November 22, 2011

GTX 560M Overclocking (128-bit Version)

It’s not that it’s necessary to overclock the GTX 560M–it will run any current game at reasonable quality settings at its regular clock speed. On the other hand overclocking is fun. That said, we will put in the usual disclaimer...

/ October 14, 2011

The (Gaming) Laptop Turns 30

There were portable computers before 1981, but the Osborne 1 is generally regarded as the world’s first commercially available portable computer. “Laptop” is also a bit of an overstatement here, since it’s highly unlikely that this 23.5 pound monster was...

/ April 13, 2011