Gaming 2009 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Popular Gaming Articles for 2009

Western Digital 2TB Hard Drive Review

In recent months, solid state disks have become the storage darlings of the computer world, offering consumers the promise of outrageous transfer speeds at the expense of capacity and price.[...]

HP Pavilion Elite m9600t Review

Intel released their latest microarchitecture, the Nehalem-based Core i7 platform, in November of last year. Its taken until now, however, for some manufacturers to jump into the game and[...]

Apple Mac Mini Review

Apple recently upgraded their entire desktop line, including the oft-forgotten Mac Mini. Almost two full years since the last update, Apple finally upgraded almost every aspect of the most[...]

Lenovo A600 First Look Review

The IdeaCentre A600 is a new All-In-One desktop offering a 1080P display, 3D motion controlled games, and integrated HDTV tuner from Lenovo. With a starting price of $699, Lenovo is[...]

MSI GeForce GTS 250 Review

We've seen a revolution in graphics cards over the past couple of years. While ATI's Radeon HD4000 cards seem to be the current darlings of the enthusiast market, it[...]

Dell XPS 625 Review

AMD's new Phenom II microarchitecture represents an opportunity for manufacturers to refresh their product lines, and Dell isn't skipping the opportunity. Enter the Dell XPS 625, a new gaming[...]

Gateway SX2800-01 Review

Gateway has been playing a subtlety game ever since being acquired by Acer. They may not always have the same kind of big name brand recognition that Dell and HP[...]

Lenovo ThinkCentre A62 Review

Lenovo has been making strides in their consumer market lately, with the IdeaPad notebooks and IdeaCentre desktops, but its important to remember that their bread and butter remains the business[...]

Western Digital WD TV Live Review

Western Digital recently relaunched their WD TV player, adding a number of features such as component video and DTS decoding, while maintaining its diminutive size and sleek form factor. [...]

EVGA GeForce GTX 275 Review

It seems like the graphics card war heated up just a couple of years ago with the introduction of NVIDIA's GeForce 8800 and ATI's eventual reply. Since then there's[...]

AMD Vision: taking the trauma out of buying new computers

AMD is determined to make buying computers easier for people, especially in a retail, 'big box store' setting. Most computers these days come with any number of stickers, either on[...]

How to Upgrade Your Apple Mac Mini

The Mac Mini is by far the most affordable Mac Apple makes, and it's the choice for a lot of people who want to play around with OS X without[...]

Gaming: Vista vs 7

One of the biggest reasons gamers will want to upgrade to Windows 7, as we've covered elsewhere, is thanks to addition of DirectX 11. What about the rest of your[...]

AMD Phenom II X4 955 Black Edition Review

While the news hasn't been too hot for AMD this week, they aren't letting it stop them from doing business. Today, they're refreshing their Dragon platform, which consists of[...]

Lenovo IdeaCentre C300 Review

The Lenovo C300 series is part of their value line of desktops, offering affordable all-in-ones starting at $449. The C300 offers a 20-inch 1600x900 screen that can handle HD video,[...]

MotionDSP vReveal software review

vReveal is a new application from upstart MotionDSP that aims to help consumers fix problems affecting their digital video. The software is designed to be easy to use even[...]

HP Releases Firebird 802 and 803 Gaming PCs with VoodooDNA

HP took the wraps off of their secret desktop project, today: the HP Firebird 800 PC with VoodooDNA. The new desktop takes its design cues from the high-end HP[...]

HP TouchSmart 600 Full Review (with Video)

The HP TouchSmart 600 is the premium version of HP's third generation touch-enabled all-in-one computers. From a hardware standpoint, it refines and improves upon its forebears. A lot[...]

Lenovo L2440p Review

The Lenovo L2440P widescreen LCD is one of the new Eco-friendly displays coming out of the business computer maker. From the ground up these monitors have the environment in mind,[...]

MSI Radeon HD 4890 Review

Ever since ATI introduced the Radeon HD48xx cards in the summer of 2008, users have scrambled to choose sides in the graphics card debate. What really shook things up[...]