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Kubuntu Focus M2 Linux laptop gets a spec bump (and a smaller, cheaper sibling: the Kubuntu Focus XE)

The Kubuntu Focus family of Linux laptops is growing. A 3rd-gen Kubuntu Focus M2 laptop with a 15.6 inch display, 45-watt Intel Core i7-11800H Tiger Lake processor, and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 30-series graphics is now available for $1945 and up. But if you’re in the market for something smaller and/or cheaper, the Kubuntu team also introduced the […]

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HP Pavilion Aero 13 review: 2.2 pound notebook with Ryzen 5000U for $750 and up

The HP Pavilion Aero 13 is a laptop that delivers excellent all-around performance, decent battery life in a surprisingly compact and affordable package. Weighing just under 2.2 pounds, the HP Pavilion Aero has a starting price of $750. While that’s not surprising for a member of the HP Pavilion line of laptops, which are typically […]

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HP’s new 14 inch laptop is a budget model with Snapdragon 7c and 4G LTE

The new HP Laptop 14 is thin and light laptop with a full HD touchscreen display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 7c Gen 2 processor, and support for 4G LTE networks. It’ll ship with Windows 11 pre-installed when the notebook goes on sale at Walmart in October. While HP hasn’t announced pricing yet, the Snapdragon 7c chip is […]

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One Mix 4 mini-laptop review: 10 inch convertible with Intel Tiger Lake

Laptop computers have gotten thinner and lighter in recent years, with a handful of major PC makers releasing models that weigh around 2 pounds or less. But the One Netbook One Mix 4 may be in a category of its own. It’s a 1.7 pound notebook with a 10.1 inch, 2560 x 1600 pixel touchscreen […]

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The new VAIO Z is a thin and light laptop with carbon fiber body and up to a Core i7-11375H

Japanese PC maker VAIO’s latest premium laptop has a carbon fiber body and a 35-watt intel Tiger Lake-H35 processor. The new VAIO Z is also pretty compact for a notebook packing that kind of horsepower and featuring a 14 inch display. It measures 0.67 inches thick and weighs 2.3 pounds or less, depending on the […]

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Dynabook Satellite Pro laptops coming to the US for $500 and up

Dynabook, the company that acquired Toshiba’s laptop business, is bringing back the Satellite brand for mid-range notebooks. The company says new Dynabook Satellite Pro series notebooks will be available in the US with prices starting at $500. The Dynabook Satellite Pro C40 is a 3.42 pound laptop with a 14 inch, 1080p display, HDMI, Ethernet, and USB […]

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Dell Latitude 9420 thin and light laptops coming in March with privacy, security, and collaboration features

The new Dell Latitude 9420 is a 14 inch laptop with a 16:10 display, an Intel Tiger Lake processor and and support for up to 32GB of LPDDR4x-4266 memory. Dell will offer two different versions of the laptop when it goes on sale in March. There’s a convertible model with a 360-degree hinge and a 2560 […]

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Dynabook V8 is a 2.2 pound convertible laptop with Intel Tiger Lake

The new Dynabook V8 is a convertible notebook with a 13.3 inch full HD IGZO touchscreen display, a 360 degree hinge that lets you switch between laptop and tablet modes, and a compact design: the notebook measures 0.7 inches thick and weighs just 2.2 pounds. But it packs plenty of horsepower thanks to an Intel […]

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Razer Book 13 is a premium laptop that’s not (just) for gamers

Gaming hardware company Razer has been selling laptops for a few years, and the company has earned a reputation for offering high performance hardware and sleek designs. But not everyone wants a laptop with a gaming aesthetic. So now Razer is expanding its brand. The company’s new Razer Book 13 is a thin and light laptop […]