January 2017 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for January 2017. If you are looking for an article on a particular day or on a particular topic, you can use the menu on the right to narrow your search

Notebook/Laptop Articles for January of 2017

Below are the 25 Notebook/Laptop articles for January of 2017

Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 Does What MacBook Can’t

Dell boasts that the all new XPS 13 2-in-1 is "the smallest 13-inch 2-in-1 on the planet" and will deliver "up to 9 hours" of battery life while streaming Netflix.[...]

Is Generic Ink as Good as the Brand Name?

Are you better off sticking with the name brand and steering clear of cheap knockoff ink cartridges? The answer to that question is: it depends.

Mid-Range and Water-Resistant Samsung Galaxy A Unveiled

Samsung has announced its latest smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy A series. These are the first smartphones the company has introduced since the battery problems with the Note 7 in 2016.  The[...]

Samsung Announces Quantum Dot Curved Monitors for Gamers

Samsung has added new Quantum Dot curved monitors to its lineup, including the CH711 Quantum Dot curved monitor. Aimed at gamers, but also usable for a variety of multimedia work,[...]

Lenovo Miix 720 and Active Pen 2 Revealed

Windows tablet users who still want a notebook experience might just find what they're looking for in Lenovo's new Miix 720.

Lenovo Legion Y720 & Y520 Make a Play for Gamers

The two newest 15-inch gaming laptops from Lenovo offer everything from VR-ready graphics to Xbox One wireless controller support.

Lenovo Showcases New ThinkPad X1 Products

Lenovo took the wraps off its updated ThinkPad X1 series notebook, convertible, and tablet. The ThinkPad X1 series is the company’s slimmest and lightest product line for the business market.

Dell Delivers Affordable Inspiron 7000 Gaming Laptops

The new Dell Inspiron 14 7000 Gaming and Dell Inspiron 15 7000 Gaming laptops are surprisingly affordable with Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 graphics and a starting price of just $799.

Alienware Announces New Alienware 13 R3, 15 R3, & 17 R4 Notebooks

Alienware has taken the wraps off its refreshed line of gaming notebooks, including the Alienware 13 R3, 15 R3, and 17 R4. The models start at $999, and are slated[...]

HP Spectre x360 15.6-inch Brings Big-Screen Entertainment

HP's refreshed 15.6-inch Spectre x360 convertible notebook boats improved battery life, graphics performance, and speakers over the outgoing model.

New Acer Predator 21 X, 17 X & Nitro Gaming Notebooks are Monsters

Acer's highly anticipated Predator 21 X gaming laptop, the world’s first curved screen notebook, is a monster in terms of both size and cost. Is it worth the $8,999 starting[...]

Toshiba’s Business-Grade Portegé X20W Convertible Announced

The Portegé X20W is a business-class 2-in-1 convertible notebook with a 12.5-inch screen and a 360-degree hinge. Is there more?

Samsung and Google Unveil Chromebook Plus and Pro, Premium 2-in-1 Chromebooks

The Samsung Chromebook Plus and Samsung Chromebook Pro offer both Intel and ARM processor options, but read on to see if there's a new reason to buy a Chromebook.

MSI WT73VR and New MSI Mobile Workstations Offer Something for Everyone

MSI launched a new range of mobile workstations at CES 2017, all of which feature the latest 7th generation Intel Core i7 processors and new Nvidia Quadro graphics.

Samsung Got PC Game with Samsung Odyssey: Hands On

Samsung enters the gaming market with a 15-inch mid-range Odyssey 15 in February following up with a higher-end 17-inch Odyssey 17 in April.

MSI Levels Up GT83VR and More with Latest Nvidia and Intel Tech: Hands On

At CES, MSI announced VR ready gaming laptops armed with the latest Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 (and 1050Ti) GPUs and Intel Kabylake CPUs, including the GT83VR.

Premium Chromebooks? Samsung Chromebook Plus & Chromebook Pro Hands On

We got a first look at the new Samsung Chromebook Plus and Chromebook Pro to find out what makes these more compelling that previous Chromebooks.

Gigabyte P56, Sabre 15 Gaming Notebooks Unveiled at CES

The new enthusiast-grade Gigabyte P56 and the budget-friendly Gigabyte Sabre 15 hope to make a splash among many new gaming PCs.

Razer Project Valerie: Three Screens, One Notebook

Razer's Project Valerie combines three 4K resolution displays into a single 17.3-inch notebook that’s about the same thickness as a normal gaming notebook.

Samsung Notebook 9 Shaves Inches and Adds Features: Hands On

The Samsung Notebook 9 series features more than just thin designs. Intel's 7th generation Kaby Lake processors and fast charging make these laptops attractive travel companions.

Dell Updates XPS 15 & Intros Dell Precision 7720, A VR-Ready Workstation

Dell announced various updates to its consumer and business notebook lineup at CES 2017, focused around the new Intel “Kaby Lake” 7th generation processors.

Dell Introduces Wireless Charging Latitude 7285 2-in-1

The new Dell Latitude 7285 2-in-1 detachable notebook is Dell's first laptop featuring magnetic resonance-based wireless charging.

Plug-and-Play Surround Sound Made Easy: HyperX Cloud Revolver S Hands On

We took a closer look at the new HyperX Cloud Revolver S; a premium headset that brings full 7.1 Dolby Surround Sound without the hassle.

Gigabyte Aorus X9, The Mechanical Monster: Hands On

The new Gigabyte Aorus X9 looks to be the company's most super-powered configuration to date. The 17-inch gaming powerhouse is still shrouded in mystery, but what we have learned so[...]

HTC U Ultra & Play Bring AI and Audio: Hands On

HTC has two new smartphones, part of the U series, that includes the HTC U Ultra and HTC U Play. Both have unique AI and audio features, while the Ultra[...]