Category: Hardware

Computing, Hardware, Mobile, Tablets

M1-powered iPad Pro 12.9 (2021) ends up slightly behind M1-powered MacBook Air in AnTuTu

May 12, 2021


Benchmarks of the new iPad Pro (2021) tablets keep rolling in – earlier today we saw the slates blow past the competition in Geekbench, now the AnTuTu team has published the scorecard from their benchmark. AnTuTu tests not just the […]

Computing, Hardware

11th-gen Intel H-series CPUs and Nvidia RTX 30-series GPUs round out Razer’s latest Blade 15

May 11, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Razer has announced a revamped version of its Blade 15 gaming laptop featuring the latest hardware from Intel and Nvidia. The new Razer Blade 15 comes with a 15.6-inch display in your choice of 360Hz Full HD, 240Hz QHD or […]

Computing, Hardware, Software & Applications

Microsoft removes problematic AMD driver that was causing BSODs on Windows 10 PCs

May 10, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Back when the driver was released on the Windows Insider program, users reported it was causing boot issues. After investigating what was causing it, a Microsoft representative stated the driver was only supposed for selected systems running Windows 10 2004 […]

Computing, Hardware

Samsung’s Galaxy Book Odyssey is the world’s first gaming laptop with Nvidia’s RTX 3050

April 28, 2021

Via: TechSpot

The Galaxy Book Odyssey ships with a 15.6-inch TFT LCD display operating at resolution of 1,920 x 1,080 that’s driven by an 11th Gen Intel Core i5 or i7 processor, up to 32GB of DDR4X memory and up to 2TB […]

Computing, Hardware

Seagate adds an external gaming HDD and Hub to its FireCuda range

April 22, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Seagate has announced the new FireCuda Gaming HDD and Hub, both of which feature USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps speeds) and generous storage capacity inside sleek, lightweight enclosures. They’re unlikely to shave minutes off your loading screen times but […]

Computing, Hardware

M1 Everywhere: Apple accelerates custom chip transition

April 21, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Yesterday’s Spring Loaded event was no exception, with the debut of a widely anticipated new iPad Pro, AirTags location finders, Podcast service, and the svelte new iMacs. But while there may not have been any serious product surprises, there was […]

Computing, Hardware

Apple TV 4K gets big update with a new remote and A12 Bionic chip

April 20, 2021

Via: Mashable

At its spring event on Tuesday, Apple revealed a new version of its Apple TV streaming hardware, which somehow hadn’t been updated since 2017. The new Apple TV is still a 4K-ready streaming box like its predecessor, but it comes […]

Computing, Hardware

AMD Ryzen 7 5800U Review: Fight for the Ultraportable Performance Throne

April 16, 2021

Via: TechSpot

The Ryzen 7 5800U is AMD’s answer to Intel’s Tiger Lake and is their fastest available chip for ultraportable and ultrathin laptops. This is the first Ryzen Mobile 5000 U-series processor to land in our office even though it was […]

Computing, Hardware

Sony unveils first major update for PlayStation 5

April 13, 2021

Via: TechSpot

Five months after its initial release, the PlayStation 5 is getting its first major update. Sony outlined the details in a recent blog post, and includes updates to storage options and more social and personalization control. Probably the most welcome […]

Computing, Hardware

HP’s Chromebook x360 14c is getting 11th Gen Intel processors

April 9, 2021

Via: The Verge

HP has announced an update to its Chromebook x360 14c, its premium convertible Chromebook aimed at students and remote workers: the laptop now includes Intel’s latest 11th Gen processors. Configurations start at $649.99 and will be available for purchase this […]