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Asus unveils AMD Mendocino-powered Vivobook Go 14 and Vivobook Go 15 OLED laptops

Asus has introduced two laptops to its Vivobook Go line of budget and mid-range notebooks. The new Asus Vivobook Go 14 (E1404F) is a notebook with a 14 inch LCD display, while the Asus Vivobook Go 15 OLED (E1504F) sports a 15.6 inch OLED display. Both laptops are powered by up to a 15-watt AMD Ryzen […]

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Lenovo quietly launches IdeaPad 1 laptops with AMD Mendocino processors

AMD’s Mendocino processors are designed for budget laptops with prices starting at around $400. AMD keeps the prices for these chips low while offering decent all-around performance by combining Zen 2 CPU cores with an entry-level integrated GPU based on RDNA 2 architecture. Acer was the first company to launch a laptop powered by an […]

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Acer Aspire 3 is the first budget laptop with an AMD Mendocino processor

The new Acer Aspire 3 (A315-24P-R75B) is a budget laptop with a 15.6 inch, 1920 x 1080 pixel IPS LCD display, 8GB of RAM, at least 128GB of solid state storage, and a starting price under $400. It’s also one of the first laptops to hit the market featuring an AMD Mendocino processor. That’s a new line […]

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Lenovo launches Chromebook 3 with 11.6 inch display for $230

Lenovo is selling a previously unannounced budget Chromebook with an 11.6 inch display, an Intel Celeron N4020 Gemini Lake processor, 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The new Lenovo Chromebook 3 is now available from Lenovo for $230. While that’s a pretty decent price for an entry-level laptop, it’s worth keeping in mind that you’re […]

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Samsung introduces Notebook 9 Pro premium convertible and Notebook Flash budget laptops

Samsung is refreshing its notebook lineup with two new models: a premium thin-and-light convertible with an all-metal design and an Intel Whiskey lake processor and a budget model sporting an Intel Gemini Lake processor and a plastic chassis. The new Samsung Notebook 9 Pro is a 13.3 inch convertible with a touchscreen display, pen support, and […]