The release of new graphics cards from NVIDIA has allowed manufacturers to realize what I always dreamed of: a relatively compact laptop with a discrete graphics card. This, on the one hand, allows you to work productively, and on the other – to periodically play games. But all this in theory, so it was interesting to try how such a device will show itself in practice. To discover the actual performance of the device, we’ve used the ASUS ZenBook Pro UX550 laptop for more than two months.
The company LG announced the release of an updated line of thin and light notebooks Gram lineup of 2018. Users will be offered three new products with a screen diagonal of 13.3, 14 and 15 inches.
The new LG Gram 2018 notebooks are equipped with eight-generation Intel Core processors; configurations include Core i5 and Core i7 chips. Also reported on the use of solid-state drives and an optional second SSD. The devices of the 2018 model line received a more capacious battery (72 Wh to 60 Wh in devices of 2017), which provides a “whole day” of autonomous operation. In fact, for the 13.3-inch version, the duration of the work without charging is stated at 22.5 hours, for the 14-inch version – 21.5 hours, for the 15-inch version – 19 hours. The weight of models with 13.3- and 14-inch displays slightly exceeds 2 pounds (about 907 grams), and the 15-inch version weighs 2.4 pounds (about 1.09 kg).
At IFA 2017, Lenovo launched the updated transformer Lenovo Yoga 920. And, here’s the review of the new beast!
At first glance, concerning Yoga 910, in 920 there are practically no external changes. The model comes in a beautiful box of a familiar design – two “covers” recline inside and the laptop rises slightly, to be closer to the user. The bundle of sales versions will include a compact power supply and a stylus that recognizes 4096 degrees of depression.
Acer Predator Helios 300 is a new notebook presented in India with which Acer supports the catalog of games equipment.
It uses a matt black chassis with red details that give it a futuristic design of the Predator series. It is based on a 15.6-inch IPS screen with Full HD resolution.
ASUS Zenbook 3 Deluxe is the latest model in the ASUS ultraportable series, among the thinnest and lightest in the industry and a direct competitor to recent models such as the Microsoft Surface Book.
ASUS Zenbook 3 Deluxe has a full HD native resolution display and a 14-inch diagonal without bezels, perfect for balancing mobility and productivity.
Razer is expanding its line of notebooks with the Stealth Blade, now with a 13.3-inch screen and the same size as the existing 12.5-inch model thanks to reduced bezels.
Razer Blade Stealth 2017 maintains the spectacular looks of its younger brother, as well as its extreme thinness of 13.1 mm and its weight contained in 1.33 kilograms. Razer continues to rely on Sharp for its screens and this time it assembles a multi-touch panel with QHD + resolution and the usual quality with support for 100% of the sRGB color gamut.
In addition to a number of laptops, transfomerov and monoblock, ASUS Company demonstrated at Computex 2017 and updated 10-inch tablet ASUS ZenPad 10, presented in two versions Z301MFL and Z301ML.
Model ASUS ZenPad 10 (Z301MFL) has more advanced features, it has received a 10-inch IPS-screen with a resolution of 1920 × 1200 dots and quad processor MediaTek MT8735A with an operating frequency of 1.45 GHz.
GIGABYTE has introduced the new Aorus X5 MD, a high-end gaming notebook designed to power a powerful NVIDIA GTX 1080 graphics card with 8 GB GDDR5X.
This equipment is based on the concept NVIDIA Max-Q that we saw in this news, and it has been able to contain all the power and heat of a GTX 1080 in a body only 2.29 centimeters thick. The result is fantastic, as we see in the images the Aorus X5 MD has a very attractive design and is not too bulky.
The Taiwanese firm has been surprised with the official presentation of ASUS ZenScreen, a portable 15.6-inch screen with 1080p resolution that maintains the classical philosophy of minimalist design that characterizes ASUS.
Samsung Notebook Pro 9 is a convertible series that Samsung has presented at the Taiwan Fair. And it’s a pity that the South Korean firm does not bet on the PC market anymore because it has always had good laptops in the catalog.