July 2015 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for July 2015. 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 July of 2015

Below are the 44 Notebook/Laptop articles for July of 2015

Lenovo Yoga 3 Review (14-inch model): Better is Bigger

There are two types of convertibles out there: tablets that double as laptops and laptops that double as tablets. If you need a true laptop but sometimes want a tablet[...]

MSI PE60 Prestige

The MSI PE60 Prestige offers the sleek look of a business laptop but works best as a gaming notebook. The Prestige operates on Windows 8.1 with an Intel Core i7 processor,[...]

HP ZBook 14 G2

The slim HP ZBook 14 G2 can be used for most professional applications while also being ultra-portable and sturdy. It uses a Windows 7 operating system while only weighing 3.51 pounds[...]

Acer Chromebook 15

Starting at just the $250 the Acer Chromebook 15 offers a beautiful display and design while being more intended for a desktop replacement than the other travel-oriented Chromebooks. The Chromebook 15[...]

Toshiba Portegé R30 Review: Old School Meets New Business

This 13.3-inch business notebook is a portable powerhouse that uses full wattage Intel processors and includes a built-in optical drive. Keep reading to see if it's worth the asking price.

Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 12

With an excellent 360 degree hinge design the Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 12 offers a rugged yet portable 2-in-1 device for travelling users. With a 12.5-inch display (1920 x 1080 resolution), Windows[...]

Gigabyte P34Wv3

While on the smaller end of gaming computers the 14-inch Gigabyte P34Wv3 performs admirably when compared with its larger counterparts. A simple design hide the Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M graphics card[...]

Alienware 15

Alienware is known for their gaming-centric computers and the Alienware 15 is no different as it boasts a Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M graphics card and upgrades for even better graphics.  The Intel Core[...]

Acer Aspire R13

The Acer Aspire R13 uses a unique 180 degree swivel to set itself apart from other 2-in-1 convertibles. A bit bulkier than other convertibles the Aspire comes with a very fast RAID[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad W550s

The Lenovo ThinkPad W550s trades off a high powered processor for a great display and an amazing battery life. With the possibility for a 15.5-inch 3K touch display the W550s looks[...]

Apple MacBook 2015

The biggest reason for buying the 2015 Apple MacBook is the Mac OS X operating system but there are few other reasons to spend so much on this laptop. It[...]

MSI GE62 Apache

With gaming in mind the 15-inch  MSI GE62 Apache is packed with a quality components while also being portable and affordable. The Nvidia GeForce GTX 965M graphic card provides very solid[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon

The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is an insanely portable laptop that can also replace your desktop with its high performance and excellent visuals. Operating on Windows 8.1 and running off[...]

AVADirect Menace (Clevo P770ZM)

The AVADirect Menace (Clevo P770ZM) has a simple but pleasing appearance with an excellent keyboard and sound but this laptop gets its name from its inner-workings. The full power desktop-class Intel[...]

Acer Aspire V 15 Nitro

The Acer Aspire V 15 performs admirably as a more affordable gaming laptop but the amount of bloatware that comes pre-installed takes away from an otherwise solid computer. The 2.5 GHz[...]

HP ZBook 15 G2

The HP ZBook 15 G2 hides its most important parts behind an all-business appearance but that shouldn’t stop anyone from buying this desktop-replacement. The two parts that really make this[...]

Acer Aspire R14

The Acer Aspire 14 offers a well built design with an easy 360-degree hinge that allows the user to easily switch between tablet and laptop mode. With an efficient Intel Core i5-4210U processor[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 14

The Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 14 works very well as a laptop and with a 360 degree hinge is able to turn into a cumbersome tablet. While the 14-inch 2-in-1 has a great[...]

HP Spectre x360

The HP Spectre x360 is the best Windows-operated MacBook mimic made to date and it holds its own in the areas that Macs excel in. By working side-by-side with Microsoft,[...]

Digital Storm Triton (Clevo P650SE)

The Digital Storm Triton presents itself as a gaming laptop for travelers and it does a good job of meeting those promises but also lacks in some key areas. It[...]

MSI GT72 Dominator Pro

The MSI GT72 Dominator Pro has all the necessary parts for an above average gaming laptop and an attractive design to go with it. The NVidia GeForce GTX 980M 8GB DDR5[...]

Aorus X7 Pro

The Aorus X7 Pro is all about portability and graphics performance for the best gaming performance. With a thin design, two Nvidia GeForce GTX 970M SLI GDDR5 6GB graphic processors[...]

Lenovo IdeaPad Y70 Touch

The Lenovo IdeaPad Y70 Touch is not a laptop for one specific use but rather can be used well for many different tasks and possesses a nice 10-point touch screen in an[...]

Toshiba Chromebook 2

The Toshiba Chromebook 2 is a little pricier than other Chromebooks but it brings with it more performance and a beautiful display. With an Intel Celeron N2480 processor the Chromebook 2[...]

Eurocom M5 Pro

The Eurocom M5 Pro is created with both the present and future of gaming in mind. With a Nvidia GTX 970M 3 GB graphics card, 32 GBs of RAM and a 4k[...]

Apple Music Review: A Mess of Features or Just a Mess?

Apple brings a lot to the table with its new streaming music service.

Huawei P8 Lite Review

A beautiful mid-range device that serves as a smaller version of the true P8 with lower specs, the P8 Lite sells for only $250 unlocked. Is it still worth your[...]

Don’t Break the Chain with Streaks – Daily Habit Tracker Android App

Streaks – Daily Habit Tracker is a new Android app that employs Seinfeld’s simple “don’t break the chain” trick as its core function to achieve improved productivity.

How To Create a Standard User Account in Windows 8 and 8.1

When it comes to managing user accounts, it’s better if you don’t create everyone as an administrator. We show you how to create a standard non-administrator account in this article.

Samsung Galaxy S6 vs. LG G4: Battle of Android’s Best

The LG G4 and Samsung Galaxy S6 are not only great devices, but they both push and dictate market trends and mobile technology development. So, which is the best[...]

Eurocom P7 Pro Review

Eurocom isn't the only company to offer a custom gaming notebook based on the Clevo P770ZM. Still, the Eurocom P7 Pro stands out as one of the more impressive gaming[...]

Huawei TalkBand B2 Review

It's a fitness tracker and a Bluetooth headset, and it's called the Huawei TalkBand B2. It's also the first device not made by Jawbone to sync with the excellent UP[...]

HP Elite x2 1011 Review

This high-end business tablet features an 11.6" FHD display, Intel Core M processor and 8GB of RAM along with a detachable power keyboard and a price that rivals many high-end[...]

How to Watch Google Play on iPhone and iPad

Apple iPhone and iPad owners need not rely solely on iTunes for movies and TV. With an easy workaround, they can also partake in Google Play's content offerings.

How to Watch Amazon Prime on Android

Enabling Amazon Prime Instant Video on an Android device requires a bit of effort, but it's easy enough and worth it, especially for Prime subscribers.

How to Watch Hulu on iPad or iPhone

Hulu.com is free, but limited to desktop and laptop browsers. How can iPad and iPhone access the free streaming site?

How to Watch Hulu on Android

The cool thing about Hulu.com is that it offers a fair amount of movies and TV shows for free , but only if you’re dialed in on a desktop or[...]

Amazon Cloud Drive for iOS is Flawed, But a Step in the Right Direction

Amazon finally has a standalone cloud app for iOS. But its bare-bones nature does little to separate it from the pack, which includes Dropbox, Google Drive, and One Drive.

First Look at Upcoming Windows 10 Devices

Take a look at some of the new Windows 10 devices arriving just in time for back-to-school season.

How to Download YouTube to iPhone or iPad

Downloading YouTube videos to your iPhone or iPad violates YouTube's terms of service. Please keep that in mind as you learn about these potentially sketchy ways to do just that.

Put Password Boss in Charge of Your Login Credentials

Passwords are a hassle and changing them frequently is a total headache, especially when working in all those quirky alphanumeric combos and symbols. This is why password manager apps exist.

How To Change Windows Update Settings in Windows 8 and 8.1

It's no secret that Microsoft releases a lot of updates for Windows. In this guide we’ll walk you through its various settings to help you make Windows Update work exactly[...]

Acer Aspire Switch 10 E Review

The budget-minded Acer Aspire Switch 10 E is a 2-in-1 convertible with a plastic chassis and WXGA (1200 x 800) display starting at $280. Will the low price bolster the[...]

Lenovo LaVie Z (Non-Touch) Review

The LaVie Z is so lightweight that it’s hard to believe a fifth generation Intel Core i7 is waiting inside. Did Lenovo cut too many corners to shave down the[...]