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Lenovo Yoga Slim 7i Carbon 2.2 pound notebook has a 90 Hz display and up to Core i7-1360P

The Lenovo Yoga Slim 7i Carbon is a laptop with support for up to a 13.3 inch, 2560 x 1600 pixel matte IPS LCD  touchscreen display with a 90 Hz refresh rate, up to an Intel Core i7-1360P processor, and up to 16GB of RAM and 1TB of storage. And it fits all of that into […]

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MSI Stealth 14 Studio is a compact laptop with up to RTX 4070

The new MSI Stealth 14 Studio is a notebook computer with an Intel Core i7-13700H 14-core, 20-thread processor and support for up to NVIDIA GeForce RTX 4070 graphics, making it a powerful system for mobile gaming or workstation use. But it’s also a surprisingly compact computer that measures just 0.75 inches thick and weighs about […]

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LG Gram lightweight laptops get a Raptor Lake-P refresh

The LG Gram line of laptops get their name from their extraordinary lightweight design, with some models weighing as little as 1 kilogram (about 2.2 pounds). In the years since LG launched the first LG Gram the company has expanded the family to include models with larger displays, convertible tablet-style designs, discrete graphics, and other […]

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Acer Swift Go 14 and 16 are compact laptops with high-res OLED displays

Acer’s new Swift Go line of laptops are thin, light, and powerful machines with impressive displays. Two of the first models announced are the Swift Go 14 (SFG14-71) and Swift Go 16 (SFG16-71), which have high-resolution OLED displays featuring 120 Hz refresh rates, 500 nits peak brightness, and 100% DCI-P3 color gamut, among other things. Both notebooks feature 13th-gen […]

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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 laptops with Intel Raptor Lake chips coming in April, 2023

Lenovo’s next-gen thin and light ThinkPad X1 laptops are still months away, but the company is unveiling a series of upgrades for its premium, business-class notebooks. First up, the new ThinkPad Carbon X1, ThinkPad X1 Yoga, and Thinkpad X1 Nano will ship with 13th-gen Intel Core “Raptor Lake” processors. Second, the company says it’s reducing […]

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Lenovo’s IdeaPad Pro 5 and Slim 5 laptops will come with next-gen AMD or Intel chips

Lenovo isn’t waiting until the Consumer Electronics Show in January to introduce its mid-2023 consumer laptop lineup. The company also isn’t waiting for Intel, AMD, or NVIDIA to officially introduce the chips that will power these laptops. The company has unveiled eight new laptops that will start shipping under the IdeaPad Pro 5 and IdeaPad […]

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LapPi 2.0 Raspberry Pi-based laptop hits Kickstarter (crowdfunding)

A couple of months back SB Components teased a crowdfunding campaign for the LapPi 2.0, a do-it-yourself laptop kit based around the Raspberry Pi 4.0. All the details we didn’t know back in October have now been revealed, as the campaign is now live on Kickstarter. While the kit has “Pi” in the name, SB […]

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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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Schenker Vision 16 is a gaming laptop that weighs 3.5 pounds (or less)

German PC company Schenker has launched a line of gaming laptops with 16 inch displays, an Intel Core i7-12800H processor, and support for up to NVIDIA RTX 3080 graphics. But thanks to a lightweight magnesium alloy body, the notebooks weigh between 3.2 and 3.5 pounds, depending on the configuration. The Schenker Vision 16 and Schenker […]