Category Archives: Laptops

First Look: Intel’s ‘Horseshoe Bend’ is an Even Bigger Foldable Tablet

Intel’s Horseshoe Bend prototype can open up to a seamless 17.3-inch OLED display for all of your big-screen computing needs. January 10, 2020 5:11PM EST January 10, 2020 PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. Foldable-screen PCs are one of the biggest trends […]

The Secret to a Better Laptop Privacy Filter? Your Reflection | News & Opinion

LAS VEGAS—Integrated webcam covers have become ubiquitous on laptops as a way to guard against a snoop hacking the camera and spying on you. But privacy filters integrated into a laptop’s display to guard against someone snooping over your shoulder aren’t nearly as prevalent. Why? They can significantly degrade picture quality, washing out colors and […]

With New Desktop, Monitors, Lenovo Eyes Creative Types Who Need Powerful PCs | News & Opinion

(IdeaCentre Creator 5) Lenovo is coming to CES with some new PC hardware designed for creative types. That includes the IdeaCentre Creator 5 desktop tower. It’s part of the “Creator” series, Lenovo’s attempt to address the growing market of social media influencers, freelancers, and hobbyists who routinely work on photo and video projects, and may […]

How to Play Games on Your Chromebook

If you’re not satisfied with online emulation or mobile apps, you can take advantage of Chrome OS’ underlying Linux system and run actual, honest-to-goodness desktop games. You’ll still be limited by your Chromebook’s hardware, and by which games have Linux support, but it’s something. (Some Windows-only games may be playable through WINE, though that’s a […]

Lenovo Yoga C940 (14-Inch) Review & Rating

A sleek ultraportable with a 360-degree hinge, the Lenovo Yoga C940 (starts at $1,169; $1,624.99 as tested) is adept as serving as a mobile home theater, productivity partner, and digital canvas. As the company’s most premium consumer-focused 2-in-1 ultraportable laptop, it packs all of its cutting-edge features into a slim and light package. It’s not […]

Acer Predator Triton 900 Review & Rating

With graphics performance hitting a plateau, some gaming laptop designers are getting more radical. We just reviewed the bold Asus ROG Mothership, and now Acer has served up its unique Predator Triton 900 ($3,799.99). This high-end rig features a 17.3-inch touch screen mounted on two hinged arms, allowing the 4K (3,840-by-2,160-pixel) display to be moved […]