Always wanted to build your own laptop, or at least one that you could upgrade? If so, then Framework’s new fully modular DIY laptop should do the trick. You’ll not only be able to swap out the normal hardware components, like the hard disk and RAM, but the ports, 13.5-inch display, keyboard, battery, Wi-Fi module, and even the complete motherboard with a new one to work with the latest processors. Read more for two hands-on videos and additional information.
NVIDIA officially unveiled a line of GeForce RTX laptops based on the new GeForce RTX 3050 Ti and 3050 Laptop GPUs, which brings the company’s Ampere architecture with dedicated RT and Tensor Cores to the mobile gaming crowd. These graphics cards offer exceptional performance in thin, sleek designs, and are twice as fast as previous-generation systems, capable of delivering smooth, 60 frames per second gameplay at 1080p in popular game, like Minecraft RTX and Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War. Read more to see what it’s capable of with NVIDIA DLSS AI rendering turned on.
Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Book Pro and Galaxy Book Pro 360 laptops today at their Unpacked event, which combine powerful performance with the DNA of a Galaxy smartphone. Weighing in at just 1.9-pounds and measuring 11.2mm thin, the Galaxy Book Pro is built with military grade durability using 6000-series aluminum, the same alloy used by aerospace manufacturers, complete with a Super AMOLED display. It’s powered by an 11th Gen Intel Core processor and Intel Iris Xe graphics. Read more for two videos, including a hands-on, and additional information.
The Lenovo Flex 5 combines a laptop and tablet into one, all for $582.10 shipped, today only, originally $649.99. Much more powerful than a traditional tablet, it’s powered by an AMD Ryzen 5 4500U mobile processor with Radeon graphics, providing all around performance, graphics as well as productivity in a flexible device. Other features include 16GB of DDR4 memory, 256GB of SSD storage, an included Lenovo Active Pen, and up to 10-hours of battery life. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
The Razer Blade 15 (2020) Gaming Laptop has more than enough power to run the latest games, and you can get one for $1,099.99 shipped, today only, originally $1,499.99. Featuring a 10th Gen Intel Core i7-10750H processor, a fast 120Hz 15.6″ Full HD thin bezel display, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660 Ti graphics, and a sleek anodized aluminum chassis with a black color that is electrochemically bonded to the frame to strengthen the finish as well as prevent minor scratches. Product page. Read more for a hands-on video review and additional information.
The last Alienware laptop have an AMD processor was the Aurora mALX back in 2007, but today, the company announces the m15 Ryzen Edition R5. It features Alienware’s fastest displays on a 15-inch notebook ever, allowing users to select up to QHD 240Hz or FHD 360Hz panels to deliver silky smooth gameplay. This is also the first Legend 2.0-based Alienware notebook, thanks to a new design feature called Dark Core, which darkens the interior shade of the laptop to minimize distractions and keep your mind in the game. Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
ASUS has just launched the ZenBook 13 OLED (UX325), and it’s now the world’s lightest laptop with an OLED display. Sleek and stylish, its compact FHD OLED NanoEdge slim-bezel display offers true-to life PANTONE Validated colors, a wide 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, deep blacks, and an 88% screen-to-body ratio for immersive visuals. It’s powered by the latest 11th Generation Intel Core processors with next-level Intel Iris Xe graphics, up to 16GB of LPDDR4X RAM, 512GB PCIe 3.0 x2 NVMe SSD and the latest WiFi 6 (802.11ax). Read more for a video, additional pictures and information.
The problem with most laptops is that once the hardware inside them is due for an upgrade, the entire computer needs to be replaced, aside from the RAM and hard drive. Meet the Framework Laptop. This thin, lightweight, high-performance 13.5” laptop can easily be upgraded, customized, and repaired in ways that no other competitor can. It features a precision crafted / milled aluminum housing that weighs just 2.86-pounds, a 13.5-inch (2256×1504 resolution) display, 11th Gen Intel Core Processors configurable with Wi-Fi 6E, up to 64GB of DDR4 memory, and 4TB or more of Gen4 NVMe storage, along with a high cycle-life 55Wh battery. Read more for additional pictures and information.
Sony’s all-new VAIO is the first 3D molded, carbon fiber laptop made using uni-direction carbon fiber, a type of carbon fiber material that is non-woven and all fibers running in a single direction. Yes, this is the same technology used in the car racing industry, and helps this laptop weigh in at just under 2.3-pounds. Aside from its 11th Gen Intel Core processors and 14-inch, high-defintion 4k LCD panel, there’s also Dolby Audio speakers and camera shutter / mic mute shortcuts for added privacy. Read more for a video and additional information.
Expanscape’s Aurora 7 is a laptop designed for those who prefer a multi-monitor setup, even while on-the-go. This ultra rugged 17.3-inch laptop comes equipped with a total of seven displays in varying sizes that either fold or swivel out from the base panel. Breaking it down, there are three additional 17.3-inch 4K UHD screens, along with three smaller 7-inch panels, each with a resolution of 1,920 x 1,200 pixels, in addition to the main display. Read more for another picture and additional information.