Laptops

The 17-Inch MacBook Pro Might Be Coming Back

It will come with an “all-new” design If you have noticed lately, laptop brands have been unveiling large 17-inch laptops that have the footprint of a 15-inch laptop. ASUS has it in their ROG laptops, and LG has introduced a skinny 17-incher that packs quite a punch. Apple did make 17-inch laptops in the past, the last one being the mid-2012 …

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ASUS’ Burgundy Red ZenBook 13 Is To Die For

This thin-bezeled notebook is the perfect Valentine’s Day gift Remember that skinny-bezel notebook that we reviewed a few weeks ago (AKA ASUS’ ZenBook 13)? Apparently, ASUS is adding a new, stunning Burgundy Red color variant, just in time for Valentine’s Day. While it’s pretty much the same internally as the previously released ZenBook 13 aside from the color, there’s no …

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Lenovo Announces Affordable Gaming Laptop with the IdeaPad Gaming 330

It comes with a tempting promo price While ASUS trying to cement the honors of offering one of the most affordable gaming laptops in the market, Lenovo wants a slice of that pie by offering an equally affordable gaming laptop. Called the IdeaPad Gaming 330, Lenovo’s budget gaming laptop offering comes with an Intel Core i5-8300H, which claims to be …

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ASUS ROG Strix GL704GV SCAR II Hands-on, Quick Review: RTX Notebooks Cometh

We take ASUS’ RTX-equipped notebook out for a spin! After NVIDIA announced that their new Turing-powered RTX GPUs were coming to notebooks, it was only a matter of time before one landed in our laps. And unsurprisingly, the first RTX-powered notebook in our hands this year comes from ASUS. The newly refreshed ROG Strix GL704GV SCAR II looks quite familiar …

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ASUS Teases Arrival of RTX-Equipped Gaming Laptops

Are you ready for level up your gaming experience? After announcing its RTX line of laptops at CES 2019, ASUS announced that it is bringing its RTX-equipped Scar II and Hero II to the Philippines. Sharing the same design of their non-RTX-equipped siblings, the key highlight is that both Scar II and Hero II laptops can be equipped with full-sized …

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ASUS Gaming’s X570 is the Most Affordable Notebook to have a GTX1050 GPU

For those who are on a tight budget Looking for a capable laptop with a decent discrete GPU to boot? ASUS has you covered, as the ASUS Gaming X570 is their most affordable offering to have a GTX1050 GPU on board. For a hair under Php 38,000 (or for roughly the price of some premium flagship phones out there), you …

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ASUS ZenBook UX333FN Review: All You Need

We review this 13-inch beauty! ASUS declared war on bezels for their top-end ZenBook line quite a few months ago, and the benefits are starting to trickle down to less pricey models. Smaller bezels on notebooks aren’t just marketing bragging rights, as it allows the use of smaller bodies and chassis on a notebook while retaining the same, standard 13-inch …

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Asus ROG Zephyrus S GX531GM Review: A Sleek Notebook for Gaming On-the-Go

Let’s Take A Closer Look at the Zephyrus S! When Asus’ Republic of Gamers first announced their new breed of notebooks in the Zephyrus, they pretty much wowed everyone. It was a laptop designed for gamers without the usual bulk and weight associated with something packing the hardware that it did. We’ve had the chance to review one of its …

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Meet ACER’s Dual-hinged, Predator Triton 900

It comes with RTX graphics ACER isn’t about to be outplayed in CES today, and the Taiwanese company has announced the newest entry to their top-of-the-line Predator gaming brand. The Triton 900 is big, powerful and is armed with the latest hardware plus a unique “Ezel Aero Hinge,” allowing the display to be flipped and extended depending on the whims …

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NVIDIA to make Laptop Versions of its Ray Tracing-Capable RTX GPUs

Ray Tracing is coming to laptops Gaming laptops will get more graphics muscle soon, as NVIDIA announced in CES that they are working on a mobile version of its ray tracing-capable RTX GPUs. These include mobile-optimized versions of the RTX 2070, RTX 2080, and RTX 2080Ti. Introducing GeForce RTX Laptops. Bring the power of RTX GPUs on the go with …

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ASUS’ ROG Mothership (GZ700) Is The Wildest Notebook Design We’ve Seen Yet

You haven’t seen anything like this ASUS regularly outs insane gaming products during big events like the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas that’s happening now, but their latest device, the ROG Mothership, shows next level, 4D chess out of the box thinking that we haven’t seen before. Basically, the ROG Mothership GZ700 is a 17-inch gaming 2-in-1 that’s unlike …

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ASUS’ ZenBook S13 (UX392) Has The Thinnest Bezels Of Any Notebook Around

97% screen-to-body ratio baby ASUS has continually reduced the bezels of their notebooks in 2018, and this year the company is on track to eliminate them altogether (or at least, drive them up to the physical limits of design). The company has just announced their new ZenBook S13 that comes packed with the slimmest bezels yet on a notebook. The …

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ASUS’ TUF Gaming Laptops Get Some Ryzen Love

Sporting the latest 12nm Ryzen chips AMD makes a statement with its 12nm Ryzen chips in CES, and ASUS is among the first few brands to utilize the new processor. With a choice between a 15.6-inch (FX505DY) or 17-inch (FX705DY) variants, both models are powered by either a Ryzen 7 3750H or Ryzen 5 3550H processor, and come with Radeon RX 560X discrete GPU. …

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HP’s Omen 15 (2019) Pushes the Limits for Display Refresh Rates

Is 240hz too much for a gaming display? Just as 144hz displays on gaming laptops are going mainstream, HP decided to up the ante by introducing the first laptop with a 240hz Full HD display in the Omen 15 (2019). We are not sure how it will work with the latest titles, but HP made sure to outfit the Omen …

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Acer’s Swift 7 (2019) Ditches the Bezels

It also has a slim chassis to boot If you think Acer can’t find a way to improve last year’s super skinny Swift 7, the Taiwanese company figured that they can make the Swift 7 smaller by practically ditching the bezels. The 2019 version of the Swift 7 weighs a hair under two pounds, and boasts of a 9.55mm thickness, …

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