November 2013 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for November 2013. 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 2013

Below are the 40 Notebook/Laptop articles for November of 2013

Most Popular Laptops: Readers’ Picks

Find out which notebooks are on top, based on reader clicks and views for October 2013. Then, check out our reviews for the in-depth details.

Maingear Introduces Ultra-Thin Pulse 17 Gaming Notebook

Maingear announces the launch of the Pulse 17, the world's thinnest 17" gaming notebook.

Acer Aspire S7 (2013) Review

Acer updates the Aspire S7 ultrabook making improvements to battery life and performance. Keep reading to see if the new S7 is worth your holiday cash.

VIDEO: MSI GT627 Review

The GT627 is MSIs latest 15 gaming notebook with a sleek brushed metal finish and an easy overclocking Turbo button. Housed inside its stylish exterior is an NVIDIA 9800M GS[...]

iDrive Pro Personal Online Backup Review

iDrive's cloud backup for PCs, iOS and Android is packed with useful features like incremental backup, 256-bit encyption, and iDrive Express. Read the full review.

VIDEO: Lenovo Flex 14 Ultrabook Unboxing

Today we’re unboxing another new laptop from Lenovo that’s made it’s way in for review and benchmark testing – the Lenovo Flex 14 ultrabook.

How To Unbox and Quality Check a New Laptop

You might not need instructions to open a new notebook, but you should follow our step-by-step guide to make sure your laptop isn't a lemon.

McAfee AntiVirus (AV) Plus 2014 Review

With new features like an enhanced scanning engine, how does McAfee AntiVirus (AV) Plus 2014 compare vs. rival products such as Norton AV? Read the full review.

AMD Unveils Kaveri at Developer Summit

AMD showcased more than just market strategy to developers at this year's AMD Developer Summit. Kaveri, AMD's next processor, was shown on stage.

Eurocom Electra (Clevo W560SR) Review

This Clevo-based 15-inch notebook packs a beautiful 1080p IPS display, two storage drives and excellent performance. Keep reading to find out the best and worst.

CES 2014 Preview: Windows 8.1 PCs Meet Gadgets & Apps

Beyond Windows 8.1 PCs and iOS 7 mobile devices, CES 2014 will feature 3D printing, digital watches, and loads of distinctive sensor-driven, app-enabled gadgets.

VIDEO: Dell Lattitude E5530 Notebook Review

VIDEO: Dell Latitude 6430u Ultrabook Review

VIDEO: HP Sleekbook 15z Review

AMD Announces 2014 Mobile APUs for Hybrid Tablets and Notebooks

Offering more than twice the performance of previous-generation mid-range and entry-level AMD mobile processors, "Mullins" and "Beema" are poised to dominate the market for affordable hybrid tablets/notebooks and budget laptops.

VIDEO: Samsung VAIO Fit 15 Review

The Sony VAIO Fit 15 is a finely built, alluring notebook with the specs to back it up. Mike Wall gives his full review.

VIDEO: Toshiba Satellite P875 Review

VIDEO: Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 Review

VIDEO: Acer Aspire S7 Hands On Review @ Computex 2013

Here’s the 2nd gen Acer Aspire S7 Windows 8 Ultrabook with Jamison @ Computex 2013 in Taipei. Here’s a preview from the showroom floor.

VIDEO: Samsung ATIV Book 9 Ultrabook Review

The Samsung ATIV Book 9 ultrabook comes with an Intel i7 and a 256GB SSD in a thin and light package with great performance. But even with the performance, is[...]

VIDEO: Windows 8 Innovation in Tablets/ Notebooks – from the Test Lab

Windows 8 has encouraged notebook manufacturers to think more creatively when it comes to their latest devices. Here TechnologyGuide test lab director Barney Morisette shows off the designs of the[...]

VIDEO: ASUS Vivobook V500ca Review

Equipped with i7 processing, 8GB of RAM and 15.6″ touchscreen, the ASUS Vivobook V500CA-DB71T delivers adequate performance without standing out much in any one area. Get Mike Wall’s video review[...]

VIDEO: Unboxing the Lenovo IdeaPad U430 Touch Review

This week, we got in new Windows 8 notebook from Lenovo for their IdeaPad U430 Touch. We take a look with Barney in the Test Lab as he cracks it[...]

VIDEO: ASUS Zenbook UX51VZ Review

  ASUS offers up the 15.6-inch Zenbook UX51Z-XB71 laptop: the revamped Asus ZenBook that looks to compete with the MacBook Pro by adding a 2880×1600 retina display

VIDEO: Lenovo ThinkPad S431 Ultrabook Unboxing and Hands On

The 15.6″ Lenovo ThinkPad S431 ultrabook comes equipped with 3rd gen Intel processing, 10GB of RAM 500GB of storage and a full HD antiglare display. Here we take inside the[...]

Origin PC Launches Elite Gaming Peripherals

Origin PC announces the launch of select Razer gaming peripherals.

VIDEO: Eurocom Electra (CLEVO) Unboxing and Hands On

The Eurocom Electra is the latest lightweight configurable 15.6-inch custom gaming notebook put together by Clevo. Boasting an IPS display with a 141 dpi resolution and LED back-lighting, this attractively[...]

Best Laptop for the Road Warrior

Whether you're a corporate road warrior or you run a small business out of your home the editors of Notebook Review have just the laptop you need for work.

Black Friday 2013: Store Policies You Need To Know

Take a look at the biggest Holiday season retailers, their Black Friday hours, price matching policies, and everything you need to know before you buy.

Black Friday Laptop Deals Roundup (Updated)

You don't always have to wait until after Thanksgiving to find great Black Friday prices on laptops. Check out some of our favorite laptop deals.

Acer Aspire R7 gets updated with Intel Haswell processor and an active stylus

The new and improved Acer Aspire R7-572 features better battery life, touchscreen with active stylus and is available exclusively at Best Buy for $899.99

Western Digital Black^2 Dual Drive Review

Western Digital's new Black^2 Dual Drive manages to pack a full SSD and HDD into one slim, 2.5-inch form factor - two drives for the space of one! Read our[...]

Western Digital’s New Black^2 Dual Drive Packs SSD and HDD into Single Drive

The new Black^2 Dual Drive from WD can give you two new drives with a single quick upgrade.

MainGear Adds AMD Option to the Nomad 17 Custom Gaming Laptop

The Nomad 17 will be the first MainGear notebook to feature AMD options for processor and graphics.

A Windows 8.1 Security Feature Goes Missing: Why?

Back in June, Microsoft announced Provable PC Health, a Windows 8.1 security service for consumers and BYOD scenarios. Will this feature ever see the light of day?

Sony VAIO Pro 11 Review

Sony looks to offer one of the most portable 11-inch ultrabooks on the market with Sony VAIO Pro 11.

VIDEO: Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E431 Review

Equipped with 2.6GHz Intel i5 processing, the Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E431 is a pragmatic device, devoid of the sleek flash found in many high-end Ultrabooks. But that means this business-oriented[...]

OCZ Enters Bankruptcy; Sale to Toshiba Seems Likely

While OCZ was one of the first to offer low-priced SSDs to the consumer market, it looks like that wasn't enough to stave off the executioner. Unable to pay their[...]

Sony VAIO Duo 13 Review

The Sony VAIO Duo 13 is a high-end convertible aimed at graphic designers and artists. Keep reading to see if this premium notebook is worth the premium price.