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Asus Eee PC Tweak Guide

Easy to disassemble, easy to upgrade, and easy to create warranty headaches is probably the slogan many advanced users will be thinking soon after they get their hands on an[...]

HP Pavilion dv8000 Review (pics, specs)

The HP dv8000 is a desktop replacement, 17-inch widescreen notebook that comes with either the AMD Turion-64 or the Intel Core Duo processor. The dv8000 is a thinner and lighter[...]

SSD vs HDD: A Beginner’s Guide to SSD Upgrades

Are you looking for a way to increase the performance of your notebook? Then upgrading the storage is often an easy and worthwhile way to boost the speed of your[...]

HP EliteBook 2530p Review

If you're a corporate road warrior or a student trying to fit as much computer as possible in the smallest space possible, the HP EliteBook 2530p might be the perfect[...]

SDHC Cards vs Hard Drive vs SSD

Almost every modern notebook has a built-in memory card reader, but not everyone uses these card readers for digital photography. Now that SDHC memory cards offer larger capacities at low[...]

WD Scorpio Black and Scorpio Blue Hard Drive Review

The hard drive inside your notebook is far more important than most people realize. Not only is the capacity important in terms of how much data you can store on[...]

Toshiba Satellite U305 Review

The Toshiba Satellite U300/U305 series is a new 13.3" widescreen notebook that weighs in at just 4.6 pounds and packs solid Intel Core 2 Duo performance and big hard drives[...]

Toshiba Satellite U405 Review

The Toshiba Satellite U400/U405 series is a new 13.3" widescreen notebook that weighs in at just 4.85 pounds and packs solid Intel Core 2 Duo Penryn performance and a big[...]

Battle of the 1TB Laptop Hard Drives: Samsung vs. Western Digital

It's time to replace that pathetic little hard drive that came with your laptop. We reviewed two of the latest one terabyte laptop hard drives: the Samsung Spinpoint M8 and[...]


Solid state disks (SSDs) are a flash-based memory storage device that carries an insane price premium in the current market. They will usually cost $600 to $1,000 as an upgrade,[...]

Crucial m4 256GB mSATA SSD Review

The surprisingly small mSATA standard might be relatively new, but as new laptops continue to get thinner and lighter, these new drives will likely dominate the notebook storage market. We[...]

LG R500 Review

The LG R500 is the new top-of-the-line notebook in the R-series from LG Electronics. The notebook offers a solid foundation for performance thanks to Intel Core 2 Duo (Santa Rosa)[...]

Western Digital Passport External Hard Drive Review

The Passport is Western Digital's line of portable external hard drives, featuring a very sleek casing reminiscent of the Nintendo DS and WD's 2.5 5400RPM SATA notebook hard disks. Due[...]

Western Digital Passport Elite Review

The Passport has been Western Digital's most successful line of portable external hard drives for several years. The sleek casing, solid build quality, reasonable speed and tons of storage space[...]

M.2 SSD Notebook Upgrade Guide

More and more laptops are doing away with, or supplementing their 2.5-inch bays with M.2 slots for solid-state storage. Here’s our guide to upgrading the M.2 SSD in your notebook.

WD TV HD Media Player Review

Do you download high-definition movies and TV shows online and play them on your notebook? Do you ever wish you could watch those videos on your big screen HDTV without[...]

Aluratek USB 3.0 ExpressCard Review

If you're like most laptop owners, you might be interested in the latest super-fast USB 3.0 external hard drives, but don't have USB 3.0 ports on your notebook. Aluratek comes[...]

Microsoft Office 365 Review

Microsoft is previewing the first home edition of its Office 365 online suite. Is Home Premium for you, or should you buy Office 13 instead? Read the full review.

Sager NP9261 Quad Core Notebook Review

The Clevo D901C is the world's first quad core laptop. It is based on a desktop chipset in a laptop form factor and features processing power, storage capacity, and cutting-edge[...]

Asus Eee PC 901 12GB First Look

While at Computex 2008, staff writer Kevin O'Brien managed to spend a little time with the new Asus Eee PC 901. Packed with a 1.6GHz Intel Atom processor, Windows XP,[...]