November 2011 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for November 2011. 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 November of 2011

Below are the 76 Notebook/Laptop articles for November of 2011

Top Ten Printers for October 2011

Get a jump on your printer purchasing research with PrinterComparison's list of top viewed printers for October 2011.

Getac X500 Review: A Rugged Laptop for ANY Situation

Are you looking for an ultra-rugged notebook PC that can survive everything from a coffee spill to small arms fire? Would you like to stand on your laptop rather than[...]

Forum Members Speak Out on Apple Future After Jobs

Steve Jobs may be gone but Apple is still considered the leader of the pack when it comes to consumer technology. Our discussion forum members have some interesting things to[...]

Most Popular Laptops for October 2011

Each month we compile data for the number of times a particular notebook is viewed on this site's product pages to get an idea for what mainstream consumers are looking[...]

AMD Rolls Out AMD FirePro V4900 for CAD Professionals on a Budget

As part of their slow rebranding process of ATI's graphics division, AMD rolled out an update to their enterprise graphics division this week. The AMD FirePro V4900 is designed to[...]

EFI PrintMe Mobile for Easy Printing On the Go

EFI introduced PrintMe Mobile, an advanced mobile print solution for enterprises. In conjunction with the release, Canon U.S.A. has also announced the availability of the EFI PrintMe Mobile print solution[...]

Battlefield 3 Review: A Broken Masterpiece

Only glimpses of greatness can be seen through the broken mess that is Battlefield 3. One reviewer shares his experience with a game that could have been one of the[...]

New HP 3115m Notebook: the dm1z Goes Pro

HP unveiled their new 3115m notebook this morning, which takes the dm1 and dresses it up ever so slightly for the business section of the market. The 3115m is most[...]

Brother MFC-J625DW Review

The Brother MFC-J625DW is an inkjet all-in-one (AIO) with wireless connectivity and a compact form factor. It can print, scan, fax and copy, features an adjustable 1.9-inch color touchscreen LCD,[...]

Brother MFC-J625dw

The Brother MFC-J625dw is a 4-in-1 inkjet with print, scan, copy and fax functionality. Other features include: print resolution up to 6000 x 1200 dpi, 1.9-inch adjustable color touchscreen LCD,[...]

HP Pavilion dv4t Review: Sub-$500 Winner?

The HP Pavilion dv4t notebook brings satisfactory performance and a good keyboard to the table for a street price of less than $500. What could be improved with this no-frills[...]

Canon imageCLASS MF5950dw Review: First Look

Canon has released the imageCLASS MF5950dw, a 4-in-1 device featuring print speeds up to 35 ppm, 250-sheet paper tray with a 50-sheet multipurpose tray, and a front side USB port.[...]

HP TouchSmart 620 3D Review: HP’s New 3D, Multitouch King

This morning, HP unveiled the all-new TouchSmart 620 all-in-one computer. The 620 builds upon its predecessor with some impressive new features: a 3D-capable, 120Hz display and twin webcams. But is[...]

Xerox Aims for Graphic Excellence with Phaser 7800

Xerox announced the Phaser 7800 color laser printer, the latest introduction in the graphic design space and the only tabloid-size color printer in its class offering faster print speeds and[...]

Kaspersky Internet Security 2012 Review: Targeting Web Worries

In this first in a planned series of reviews focusing on security software, we take a look at Kaspersky's Internet Security 2012, featuring an improved UI and more parental controls.

Brother MFC-J825dw – Our Printer Deal of the Week

Take a peek at the PrinterComparison "deal of the week" where we highlight the best deals weekly. This week, we found a deal on the recently reviewed Brother MFC-J625dw!

Holiday Guide 2011

Smart Shopping Brings Technology Home for the Holidays Buyers in the market for consumer and business electronics plan to spend more this holiday season, although finding the best product at[...]

Xerox Customizes Phaser 6700 Color Laser

Following on the heels of the Phaser 7800 announcement, Xerox unveiled the Phaser 6700 color laser printer. With four different configurations, the Phaser 6700 is targeted at a range[...]

Alienware M14x Review: The Best or Worst Portable Gaming Laptop?

Alienware shocked many gaming enthusiasts when it discontinued the M15x gaming notebook and replaced it with the smaller M14x. We took an in-depth look to find out if the M14x[...]

Toshiba Satellite L755 Review: Basic Home Essentials

The Satellite L755 (also sold as the L750) is a 15.6-inch budget notebook with a good keyboard and satisfactory overall performance. With the holidays fast approaching, is it worth recommending[...]

Eurocom Neptune Mobile Workstation Supports NVIDIA 3D Vision GPUs

The 17.3-inch Eurocom Neptune mobile workstation can support NVIDIA graphics cards with 3D Vision technology.

Epson Stylus NX430 Review: First Look

Epson's most recent addition to their Stylus lineup has a catchy new name, the Epson Stylus NX430 "Small"-in-One, a play on words based on Epson's claim of the "smallest footprint[...]

Top Desktops and All-in-Ones: Holiday Guide 2011

  Wondering about which desktop is right for you? Should you go PC, or spend a little more and pick up a Mac (hint: it doesn’t matter)? You’ve come to[...]

CES 2012 Preview: 3DTV Football, Ultramobile PCs, Wireless, and Some Gadget Sneak Peeks

What will we see at CES 2012? Here are some sneak peeks at gadgets set for rollout at the Las Vegas extravaganza in January.

Dell Latitude E5420 Review: Solid Office PC

Dell claims that even the sub-$600 Latitude E5420 business notebook is made for "durability, productivity, security and easy manageability." We'll analyze these claims against our benchmark and real-world tests to[...]

PrinterComparison Holiday Buyer’s Guide 2011

We all hear it is the most wonderful time of the year but we also know that the holiday season can be the most expensive time of the year for[...]

The Hottest Deals on the Blackest of Fridays

Ready to start your holiday shopping or just anxious to start making a list of the best deals of the season? We are too! Bookmark our Black Friday deals[...]

The Future of Ultrabooks

VIDEO: Alienware m17x Wireless HD

A demonstration of the wireless HD feature on Alienware’s m17x gaming laptop at PAX East 2011.

VIDEO: HP TouchSmart tx2 Review

The team at takes a close look at the new HP TouchSmart tx2 notebook.

VIDEO: HP Mini 5103 Video Preview

A quick look at the new multitouch-enabled HP Mini 5103.

VIDEO: HP ENVY 14 Review

The HP ENVY 14 is a slim gaming notebook powered by the ATI Radeon HD 5650 graphics card and a variety of Intel Core-series processors. The new 14.5-inch model is[...]

VIDEO: Dell Inspiron 15R Video

The newly designed Inspiron 15R is the latest 15.6-inch desktop-replacement notebook from Dell. Equipped with the Intel Core i3 or i5 processors and Intel GMA HD graphics, this budget-friendly system[...]

VIDEO: e3 alienware

Intel Launches World’s Fastest CPU; MAINGEAR Already Shipping

It's only been hours that Intel's latest Sandy Bridge-powered CPU, the Core i7-3960X has been available, but boutique MAINGEAR has you covered. Billed, with good cause, as the world's fastest[...]

10 Things You Need To Know Before Buying A New Laptop

The holiday season is right around the corner, and many people will be shopping for new computers with Black Friday and Christmas sales just a few weeks away. We compiled[...]

Hi-Def Tri-Def: Is 3D All It’s Cracked Up To Be?

Every holiday season, manufacturers try to reinvent themselves in order to entice more and new customers to buy their wares. CPUs might be a little quicker, hard drives a bit[...]

Top Holiday Software Gift Pick: McAfee All Access, for PC, Mac and Mobile Security

This year's nod for top software holiday gift goes to McAfee All Access, a cross-device security suite for safeguarding Windows PCs, Macs, tablets, and phones.

Shhh! It’s PrinterComparison’s Top Holiday Secrets

With the holidays in full swing, the editor for PrinterComparison has decided to share her three most top secret tips on how to save money while still managing to get[...]

Gaming Spotlight: Hot Game Tech You Might Consider

Our 2011 Holiday Buyer's Guide will spotlight the best and brightest in gaming software and hardware this season, noting which products are sure-fire winners. This season, it's all about the[...]

Toshiba Portege Z835 Review: The Best Ultrabook

This $899 Best Buy exclusive features a 13.3-inch display, 128GB solid state drive, backlit keyboard and six hours of battery life. Read our take to find out what makes this[...]

Lexmark Pinnacle – Our Holiday Printer Deal of the Week

With the holidays right around the corner, manufacturers and retailers alike are starting to deeply discount featured products. So for the rest of the year, we'll have a featured[...]

Toshiba Satellite L755

The Toshiba Satellite L755 is a budget notebook with a 15.6-inch 720p display and an Intel Core i5-2410 dual-core processor. Running on Windows 7 Home Premium, it can be upgraded with[...]

Toshiba Portege Z830

The Toshiba Portege Z830 is a business notebook with a 13.3-inch 720 display and an Intel Core i5-2557M dual-core processor. Known as an “Ultrabook” and running on Windows 7 Professional, this[...]

Toshiba Portege Z835

The Toshiba Portege Z835 is a consumer notebook with a 13.3-inch 720p display and a dual-core Intel Core i3-2367M processor. Known as an “Ultrabook,” it comes equipped with 4GB DDR3-1333MHz[...]

New Western Digital Sentinel DX4000 NAS Brings Personal Clouds to Small Busines

We caught a sneak peek of Western Digital's Sentinel DX4000 a few weeks ago at IDF, where the company demoed it to developers in stealth mode. Now, the curtain has[...]

HP’s New ENVY 15 and ENVY 17 First Look: Good Design and 3D

Today HP unveils new ENVY 15 and ENVY 17 notebooks. The ENVY design has been contentious, and even HP admits borrowing from Apple's MacBook Pro. The new design eases off,[...]

HP’s 13-inch Ultrabook: The HP Folio – First Look

HP doesn't get irony. Palm once created the Foleo, a proto-netbook, to pair with your PalmOS-powered smartphone. It got panned so hard it was never released. HP bought and killed[...]

HP Refreshes dm4 Lineup, Adds New $900 Beats Audio dm4 Edition

It might have been easy to overlook, given all the other exciting notebook launches from HP today, but that tried-and-true midrange dm4 will probably outsell them all. HP updated the[...]

Lyra Research Reports on Cartridge Markets

The growth of color device sales and the strength of emerging markets is creating steady growth for the ink jet and laser toner cartridge markets, according to two new reports[...]

Canon Pixma MG6220 Review: First Look

The Canon Pixma MG6220 is a wireless all-in-one (print, scan, copy) inkjet that can print photos in 9600 x 2400 high resolution. It features a 3.0-inch LCD, two-way paper feeding[...]

HP Envy 110

The HP Envy 110 e-All-in-One is the follow up model in the Envy series featuring five functionalities: print, scan, copy, eFax and web. Other offerings include: print speeds up to[...]

HP Envy 110 Review: Will Other AIOs Truly Be Envious?

Considering a new printer as a holiday gift but are unsure how to choose between all the boring models on the market right now? Well the HP Envy 110, with[...]

Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook with 240GB SSD Now Available

Acer has just announced that its Aspire S3 Ultrabook is now available with a more powerful Intel Core i7 processor and 240GB SSD.

DesktopReview’s 2011 Holiday Buyer’s Guide: The Best Desktops, All-in-Ones, Accessories and More!

It's only five more weeks until the big day, and if you want to jump in and take advantage of the best deals, now's the perfect time to get started!

Check Our Top Five Picks Before Making A List

Our editor shared her top secret tips on selecting the perfect printer, now the staff of PrinterComparison is sharing their top printer picks in five popular styles!

Top 10 Laptops for the Holidays

We're counting down the days until Christmas, and if you still need help finding the best laptops then jump in and take look at these reviews and deals before it's[...]

Holiday Deals on PC Software: Black Friday – Before and After

November is a fabulous month to get bargains on PC software, whether you're shopping for yourself or for somebody on your holiday gift list. Great deals are already out there[...]

Konica Minolta Picks Up Bertl Awards

Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. scooped up two 2011 BERTL Best Awards, one for Best Production Line of the Year and the other for Best Professional MFP Security Service.

HP TouchSmart 620 3D

HP has unveiled the all-new TouchSmart 620 all-in-one computer. The 620 builds upon its predecessor with some impressive new features: a 3D-capable, 120Hz display and twin webcams.

Seagate Sues Western Digital and Wins Half a Billion Dollars

Western Digital let out one of the strangest press releases we've seen with today's news of a secret lawsuit levied by competitor Seagate. While the relevant details seem to have[...]

Black Friday Bargains May Boost Bleak Forecast

According to Retrevo, the upcoming Black Friday sales may be just the kick in the pants retailers need in order to break even this holiday season. While many economists like[...]

EXO PC to Offer 40-inch Multitouch Desk in 2012

EXO PC has become known for their intriguing touch-oriented user interface, designed to be run on top of Windows 7 tablets. The company has one such product to its name,[...]

Brother MFC-9970cdw – Our Holiday Printer Deal of the Week

Check out the PrinterComparison featured holiday "Deal of the Week," for the week of November 20th, the Brother MFC-9970cdw. This great color multifunction printer received four stars from our reviewer[...]

Kodak Office Hero 6.1 Review: First Look

Take a sneak peek at the Office HERO 6.1 All-in-One printer, Kodak's latest addition to its SOHO lineup. With new features including Google Cloud and Kodak Email Print Service,[...]

ASUS N55S Review: Great Multimedia Laptop With Some Issues

This multimedia powerhouse has a full HD display, Blu-ray writer, Bang & Olufsen speakers, plus a 2GB Nvidia graphics card for playing the latest games.

DesktopReview’s 2011 Guide to the Cyber Monday Sales!

Black Friday may have come and gone, but Cyber Monday is here with some outstanding deals - and since this sale is all online, you don't have to worry about[...]

Nero 11 Platinum Review: From DVD Burning to Advanced Video Editing

In Nero 11 Platinum, a software package for DVD/CD disc burning and media creation, the sum of the parts is greater than the whole. Read the full review.

Cyber Monday Notebook Deals Guide

Cyber Monday sales might not always have the deep discounts that are typical of Black Friday deals, but several stores are offering the same deals today that were available last[...]

Top Software Picks: 22 Hot Apps for PCs, Phones, iPads, and Android Tablets

Here are our picks for seven top software apps in each of three device categories: PCs, smartphones, iPads and Android tablets. We've chosen an overall winner, too!

Microsoft Kinect 2 Able to Read Lips?

The Kinect was widely mocked before it was released only for many to realize, much like Nintendo's Wii, that it offered a wealth of new gaming opportunities. Microsoft is obviously[...]

750GB Seagate Momentus XT Review: The Latest and Greatest Hybrid Drive

The new second generation Seagate Momentus XT hybrid drive promises to deliver faster performance and greater storage capacity at a fraction of the cost of a SSD. Keep reading to[...]

Dell 1350cnw – Our Holiday Printer Deal of the Week

The featured holiday "Deal of the Week," for the week of November 27, highlights the Dell 1350cnw single function color LED printer. Check it out today!

Berg Debuts the Little Printer

Little Printer and Berg Cloud, from Berg Ltd., a London-based sign studio, is a web-connected printer and technology for connecting and controlling wireless products in the home, respectively.

Canon Pixma MG6220 Review: Beautiful Photo Printing

The Canon Pixma MG6220 is a wireless photo all-in-one with print, scan and copy capabilities. It features a 3-inch LCD, two-way paper feeding, black print speeds of 12.5 ipm and[...]

Canon Pixma MG6220

The Canon Pixma MG6220 is a wireless photo all-in-one with print, scan and copy capabilities. It features a 3-inch LCD, Canon Cloud Link, two-way paper feeding, CD/DVD printing, black print[...]