XMG Apex 15 laptop packs a 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X desktop processor

Sure, AMD’s new Ryzen 9 4900HS is pretty powerful by laptop standards — it’s a 35 watt, 8-core chip based on Zen 2 architecture with support for speeds up to 4.3 GHz. But you know what’s even faster? AMD’s 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X processor. That might seem like comparing apples and oranges, since it’s a […]

Acer’s $1000 ConceptD 3 is the most affordable ConceptD so far

When Acer introduced the ConceptD line of computers earlier this year, the company noted that they’re aimed at professionals who need the power of a gaming laptop or mobile workstation in a sleek package. Like like gaming laptops and mobile workstations, they tend to be pricey — prices for most models start at around $1700. […]

Lenovo launches 2nd-gen ThinkPad P1 (3.7 pound mobile workstation)

Less than a year after launching a 3.8 pound laptop with support for up an 8th-gen Intel Xeon E processor and NVIDIA Quadro P2000 graphics, Lenovo is unveiling a next-gen model with even more power. The new Lenovo ThinkPad P1 Gen 2 is one of the latest additions to Lenovo’s mobile workstation lineup. It measures […]

Dell Precision 5540 is a 4 pound mobile workstation PC

Over the past few years Dell has been blurring the lines between mobile workstations and high-performance consumer laptops by stuffing some professional-level hardware into a Dell Precision professional laptop that looks an awful lot like an XPS 15 consumer model. And this year is no different: along with the new Dell XPS 15, Dell is […]

NVIDIA Studio Stack brings RTX graphics to professional laptops

Gaming isn’t the only thing discrete graphics solutions for laptops are good for. A high-performance GPU can also help when it comes to rendering video or 3D content in apps or websites… and they can really come in handy if you want to create content using professional photo, video, or game making applications. But it helps if […]

Dell’s latest Precision mobile workstations weigh as little as 4 pounds

Dell is updating its Precision line of mobile workstations with two new models: the Dell Precision 3540 is a 15.6 inch laptop with a 15 watt Intel Core U-series processor paired with AMD Radeon Pro graphics, a starting weight of about 4 pounds, and a starting price of $799. It’s available starting today. The Dell […]

Entroware’s Linux laptops now available with up to Intel Core i9, NVIDIA RTX 2080

UK-based Entroware sells a line of computers that ship with Ubuntu Linux pre-installed, ranging from the 14 inch Orion, which sells for £550 ($720) and up to the 17 inch Helios mobile workstation, which goes for £1,700 ($2,220) and up. The company has just announced upgrades for several models, bringing support for up to a […]

Eurocom’s “mobile supercomputer” laptops now available with removable NVIDIA RTX 2080 graphics

The first gaming laptops with NVIDIA RTX graphics are starting to ship, but for the most part you’re stuck with the graphics card that you choose when you buy your computer. Unlike gaming desktops, gaming laptops don’t usually have upgradeable graphics. Premium computer company Eurocom, on the other hand, does sell laptops with upgradeable graphics, […]