The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 4 might be the most powerful 16-inch laptop

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In the race to make the most powerful and light 16-inch laptop, Lenovo just pulled ahead with its ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 4. Announced Wednesday as part of virtual MWC (normally held live in Barcelona, Spain), this redesign features Intel’s newest 11th-gen Tiger Lake H CPUs inside, and amazingly up to a GeForce RTX 3080 Laptop […]

Why don’t more laptops have upgradable RAM? | Ask an expert

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Q: Why is soldered RAM so common in laptops? It seems very unfriendly to buyers. To get the amount of memory I want, my options are limited to extremely expensive gaming laptops—but I only need the specs of a mid-range laptop. A: Replaceable SODIMM modules make uncommon memory configurations in the budget and mid-range feasible, […]

Vizio’s 2022 soundbar lineup will boast more eARC models

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Barely a year ago, only a handful of high-end soundbars could handle eARC, an “enhanced” version of the ARC (or “audio return channel”) standard that allows for lossless audio. But this year, eARC support for soundbars is becoming decidedly mainstream, with Vizio announcing that more of its mid-range models will support the feature. Mentioned in […]