Renoir Mobile Tuning app tweaks Ryzen 4000 laptop settings (unofficially)

There are no official tools for overclocking AMD’s Ryzen 4000 series laptop processors. But an independent developer has come up with the next best thing: an unofficial Renoir Mobile Tuning app that gives you control over the power and temperature limits of AMD’s Ryzen 4000 chips for notebooks. “Renoir” is the code-name for the AMD […]

Simply NUC is selling Ryzen 4000 mini PCs (Asus PN50-based)

After years of selling small desktop computers based on Intel’s NUC platform, last year the folks at Simply NUC started offering models with AMD Ryzen chips. Now the company is introducing a new line of compact computers powered by AMD Ryzen 4000 “Renoir” processors. The Simply NUC Aspen family of little computers are based on […]

Review: Acer Swift 3 with Ryzen 7 4700U is a $650 laptop that punches above its class

The Acer Swift 3 line of laptops are thin, light, and designed to offer a good balance of performance, mobility, and price – and the latest version seems to very much deliver on that promise. The Acer Swift 3 (SF314-42-R9YN) is a 14 inch laptop that weighs less than 2.7 pounds, measures just over 0.6 inches thick […]

HP’s latest Pavilion laptops pack Tiger Lake chips and recycled plastic

HP is updating its mainstream laptop lineup with new HP Pavilion 13 and 14, and 15 inch notebooks sporting 11th-gen Intel Core Tiger Lake processors and Intel Xe graphics. The company also notes that these are its first consumer laptops to use post-consumer-recycled and ocean-bound plastic components – something that the company has been doing […]

AYA Neo handheld gaming PC “Founder Edition” coming in October

It’s only been a few months since the developers of the Aya Neo handheld gaming PC starting showing off prototypes of their little computer with an AMD Ryzen 5 4500U processor. Now the lead developer of the project says a first batch of Aya Neo “Founder Edition” devices will launch in October. It’s unclear how […]

Tuxedo Pulse 14 is a 2.4 pound Linux laptop with AMD Ryzen 4000H

A month after launching the Tuxedo Pulse 15 Linux laptop powered by up to an AMD Renoir processor, Tuxedo Computers is introducing a 14 inch model. The new Tuxedo Pulse 14 is available with the same powerful processor options, but comes  in a smaller, lighter case. The laptop weighs just 2.3 pounds, measures just 16.8mm (0.66 […]

5 new Lenovo Yoga 7 series laptops launching in the coming months (Intel Tiger Lake or AMD Renoir)

Lenovo is revamping its Yoga line of laptops with four new Yoga 7 series models set to ship between August and November. Most of the new laptops are expected to ship in November, and they’ll be powered by Intel’s Tiger Lake processors. But the first to ship will be the new Lenovo Yoga Slim 7 Pro, […]

Asus VivoBook Flip 14 with Ryzen 4000 now available for $600 and up

The Asus VivoBook Flip 14 (TM420) is a thin and light Windows laptop with full HD touchscreen display, a convertible design that lets you fold the screen back 360-degrees, and support for up to an AMD Ryzen 7 4700U processor. Asus first released some details about the notebook in June, but you couldn’t actually find […]