Laptops

Should You Buy Huawei’s MateBook D15?

Sleek, powerful and affordable While most people know Huawei as the maker of beautiful, powerful smartphones with great cameras, the brand also makes other consumer electronics products like headphones, audio devices, and notebooks. We’ve already reviewed their MateBook 13 before, which was quite a good device considering that the company hasn’t been in the notebook business long. But this article …

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HP Launches Spectre x360 13 And Elite Dragonfly In PH

Two new premium notebooks hit the streets HP has officially launched two new 13-inch 2-in-1 notebooks in the Philippines: their consumer Spectre x360 and their business-focused Elite Dragonfly. Both notebooks are aimed at premium users, sporting aluminum chassis and premium designs. Both notebooks can also transform to tablets in a pinch, as they feature hinges that can swing nearly 360 …

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HP Spectre x360 (13-inch) Review: Worth Every Peso

We review HP’s newest iteration of their Spectre x360 HP has officially launched their new, 13-inch Spectre x360 2-in-1 notebook in the Philippines today. The new iteration of the Spectre x360 looks similar to the device released by the company for the Philippines last year, though this time around the 13-inch notebook has an insanely beautiful AMOLED panel on board, …

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Huawei MateBook D15 Review: Pure Value For Money

It’s one of the best notebooks you can buy today Huawei is beefing up its notebook portfolio in 2020 by adding its new MateBook D 15 to its laptop stable. While the Chinese brand isn’t exactly who you’d go to when you’re looking to buy a new notebook, the company’s new 15-inch delivers quite a lot of value for the …

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Huawei MateBook D 15 Hands-on, Quick Review: New Budget Option

A new contender has arrived While Huawei is known for making smartphones, the Chinese company also has a fair bit of experience making notebooks as well. Their MateBook 13 was a solid offering at the price point it played at and is still enjoying solid use with me as my daily driver. Huawei is now expanding their notebook portfolio in …

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Huawei Philippines Officially Launches MateBook D 15

Premium features for mid-range money Huawei is expanding its notebook portfolio in the Philippines as the firm has officially launched its new, 15-inch MateBook D in the country today. This mid-range notebook is meant for both students and working professionals looking for a stylish yet affordable notebook that’s packed to the brim with features you’d typically see on more expensive …

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Huawei Teases MateBook D 15 PH Availability

It is the brand’s first Ryzen-powered laptop After it was unveiled in China last November, Huawei Philippines announced that it will be bringing the Ryzen-powered Matebook D 15 to the Philippines. An addition to the current MateBook lineup in the Philippines, the MateBook D 15 is powered by a Ryzen 5 3500U processor and Vega 8 GPU. The laptop can …

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ASUSPro B9450 Hands-on, Quick Review: Lightweight Champ

The lightest notebook we’ve ever seen If overall weight was the metric that defined a good business notebook, then the ASUSPro B9450 is one helluva fantastic machine. Despite an overall weight measured in grams, not kilos, the ASUSPro B9450 still manages to pack all the tech that a busy modern professional needs in a device that’s tougher than most notebooks …

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ASUS ROG Zephyrus G14 Hands-on, Quick Review: The Smallest Zephyrus Ever

This is a gaming machine you can bring with you As sleek and as portable as gaming notebooks are currently, they’re not portable enough. A gaming notebook that has enough oomph to play AAA games on high resolution are usually large, unwieldy pieces of tech decked out with too much RGB. Not The Zephyrus G14 though. Dubbed by ASUS as …

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ASUS ROG Zephyrus S GX502G Review: Stylishly Powerful

A gaming notebook never looked better It’s hard to make gaming notebooks look aesthetically pleasing to a large swath of the population, not just to PC gamers. ASUS and their ROG Zephyrus S GX502G is one of those few gaming notebooks that’s designed so well that it draws the attention of everyone that sees it to it with its well-executed …

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When Laptops Strike Back Against Smartphones & Tablets

For the last decade, the laptop has been the punching bag of new mobile computing devices such as the smartphone and the tablet. As smartphones became more powerful, they also became thinner and had bigger screens. This paved the way to more tasks being offloaded from laptops to phones which caused the relevance of laptops to lessen over time. The …

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Alienware’s Concept UFO Is A Nintendo Switch, But For PC Gamers

Switch ergonomics but PC hardware It’s hard not to make Switch references when you see Alienware’s Concept UFO prototype. The form-factor, detachable controllers and similar use cases simply scream Nintendo Switch, but with PC-gamer hardware. Just like the Switch, Project UFO has several parts: the main device which houses all the important bits including an 8-inch, full HD display, two …

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The ROG Zephyrus G14 Ditches RGB for an LED Dot Matrix Display

A unique kind of gamer flex Are you a gamer who is tired of “RGB is lyf” aesthetics BUT want to stand out of the crowd? ASUS ROG has thought of a unique design with the Zephyrus G14. Instead of RGB lighting, you can equip the Ryzen 4000-powered laptop with an AniMe Matrix lid to flash the time and fun …

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The Lenovo Yoga 5G is a Qualcomm-Powered, 5G Capable Laptop

The next step for laptops Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8cx processor has appeared in laptops like Samsung’s Galaxy Book S, and Lenovo follows through with the Yoga 5G. As the name implies, it is one of the first ARM-powered Windows laptops to have 5G connectivity. Paired with the Snapdragon 8cx is Qualcomm’s X50 5G modem, which means that the Yoga 5G supports …

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The Lenovo ThinkBook Plus adds an e-Ink Display on its Lid

Made to improve productivity between meetings While the ThinkPad X1 Fold took most of the limelight for its foldable OLED display, the ThinkBook Plus is also unique on its own. Its standout feature? An 10.8-inch e-Ink display that is meant to show pertinent information such as calendar events, to-do lists, and weather information as professionals shuffle through between meetings. It …

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