Best Gaming Laptops – January 2013

Top 10 Gaming Laptops – January 2013 This list is based on actual or estimated gaming performance, factoring in the hardware specification (particularly the graphics card) relative to the laptop’s size. January Update: Not many changes from last month; current...

/ January 1, 2013
MSI GT70DE

MSI GT70 Dragon Edition Available Now

MSI released the latest incarnations of its 15.6″ and 17″ gaming laptops – also known as the GT60 and GT70 – in conjunction with Intel’s Ivy Bridge launch earlier this year. Now the manufacturer has updated the GT70 with an...

/ December 30, 2012
mars venus

‘Solar System’ Radeon HD 8000M Due Early Next Year

According to Chinese website EXPreview, AMD is planning to launch a new batch of graphics cards for laptops and other compact systems under the none-too surprising Radeon HD 8000M brand name. There’s not that many news other than the fact...

/ December 17, 2012

Intel Moving Towards 14nm

Moore’s Law is apparently still valid as far as Intel is concerned. The chip giant is already well ahead of the competition and intends to trample it yet again by moving to a 14nm production process while competitors like AMD...

/ December 6, 2012
msi gt60 pro

Going Pro: MSI Launches GT60 Workstation

MSI is now launching a laptop with a professional-grade Nvidia Quadro K2000M graphics card. The model in question is the GT60 and other than the GPU it appears to have the same feature set as the GT60 gaming laptop. Gaming...

/ December 3, 2012

New GeForce 310.61 Beta Drivers Released

If you are currently playing or plan on playing  Black Ops 2, Hitman Absolution, Assassin’s Creed III or Planetside 2, you should definitely consider the latest 310.61 beta driver from Nvidia. Nvidia’s developers have just published a new beta driver for GeForce...

/ November 22, 2012

MSI GX60: ‘First’ AMD-Based Gaming Laptop

High-end laptops in general built around AMD processors are few and far between. Full-featured gaming laptops are an even rarer breed.  

/ November 16, 2012
HP dv6t Quad Edition

HP Pavilion dv6t Coupon (Ivy Bridge/Kepler)

Updated November 2012: The latest July 2012 deal is worth 33% off a custom dv6t Quad Edition including free shipping! New offer.

/ November 8, 2012
680MX

Let’s Get Confused: GeForce GTX 680M vs. 680MX vs. 675M vs. 675MX

It comes as no surprise for our regular readers that Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 670M and 675M were/are actually a 570M and a 580M with a new name. This situation changes with the new MX-series GPUs. Nvidia even decided to throw...

/ October 29, 2012

iBuyPower Launches Valkyrie CZ-17 (MSI Based)

iBuyPower has just unveiled a new 17.3-inch gaming machine dubbed the Valkyrie CZ-17. If you think that it looks eerily familiar you are not alone. It appears to be based on the MSI GT70.

/ June 21, 2012