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The best thin and light gaming laptops 2023

Not everyone wants to haul around a massive, obnoxious gaming laptop. That's why there are a number of excellent thin and light options with good performance.
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JPEG vs. PNG: When and why to use one format over the other

JPEG vs. PNG: Which is better? There are many differences between each format that make each better in certain situations. Learn more to determine what's best.
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The best time to buy a laptop in 2023

Laptop discounts may feel random, but they often happen at specific times of the year. Here's when to plan a big purchase to get the best deals.
Razer Core X Chrome next to a MacBook.

The best external GPUs for your laptop in 2023

The best external GPUs offer the power you need to turn your laptop into a full-fledged desktop. Here are the top five options.
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I tested the Intel Core i9-14900K against the Core i9-13900K, and it’s not pretty

Intel's new Core i9-14900K is the fastest desktop CPU from Team Blue, but is it worth upgrading from the Core i9-13900K? We break down the differences.
Intel Core i5-14600K processor inside its socket.

The Intel Core i5-14600K can’t take back the gaming crown from AMD

AMD's Ryzen 7 7800X3D is the best gaming CPU right now, but can Intel's new Core i5-14600K be a better, more well-rounded option? Find out inside!
Intel Core i5-13600K installed in a motherboard.

The best Intel processors for 2023

Now that the Raptor Lake refresh is here, it's time to revisit the best Intel processors on the market. And buyers are spoiled with options right now.
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The best all-in-one computers for 2023

If you want a desktop PC without having to mess around with a separate monitor, an all-in-one PC is for you. Here are the best all-in-one computers you can buy.
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Meta Quest 3 is here, but is the Quest 2 still worth buying?

Meta's Quest 3 has arrived with improved performance and mixed reality, but the Quest 2 costs less and has the same games, so which is right for you?
Someone typing on the Surface Laptop Studio 2's touchscreen.

Is the MacBook Pro 14 still better than the Surface Laptop Studio 2?

The Microsoft Surface Laptop Studio 2 is a very good laptop with good performance and a ton of flexibility. But the Apple MacBook Pro 14 remains best of class.
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Against the Dell XPS 15, the Surface Laptop Studio 2 falters

The Surface Laptop Studio 2 seriously ups the performance -- on paper. That makes it a stronger competitor to the excellent Dell XPS 15, at least in theory.
Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 3 front view showing display and keyboard.

The Surface Laptop Go 3 is no match for the MacBook Air

The Microsoft Surface Laptop Go 3 got a price increase, putting it in competition with two excellent laptops in the Apple MacBook Air M1 and MacBook Air M2.
A Gigabyte mini-ITX motherboard with graphics at the back.

These are the best mini-ITX motherboards in 2023

These are some of the best mini-ITX motherboards recommended for you next compact PC build.
Canon PIXMA TS6420a.

The best cheap printers for 2023

Searching for a budget-friendly printer option? Take a look at our collection of the finest affordable printers currently on the market.
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The best Windows apps for 2023

Choosing the right apps can be hard. Here are the best Windows apps, whether you need to stay productive at work or watch your shows.
The Surface Laptop Studio 2 on a white table.

Should you buy the Surface Laptop Studio or wait for the Surface Laptop Studio 2?

Although they look pretty much the same, the Surface Laptop Studio and Studio 2 are vastly different. Here's how they compare.
Corsair H100i AIO installed on a CPU.

These are the best AIO liquid coolers for your PC in 2023

The best AIO coolers not only keep your CPU cool but also keep noise levels low. Here are some of the best all-in-one liquid coolers in 2023.
Asus ROG Ally handhelds side by side.

Asus ROG Ally Z1 vs. Z1 Extreme: don’t make the wrong choice

The Asus ROG Ally handheld is a competitor to the Steam Deck, but is the Z1 version anywhere near as good as the Z1 Extreme model? Let's find out.

The best wireless mouse for 2023: top wireless mice tested and compared

It doesn't matter if you're looking for an ergonomic mouse, a gaming mouse, or a trackball -- our list of the best wireless mice has an option for you.
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The best USB-C monitors for 2023

Here is our selection of the best USB-C monitors available today. They strike a balance between outstanding features and affordability.
Cyberpunk 2077 running on the Samsung Odyssey Neo G8 monitor.

The best 4K gaming monitors of 2023: ultrawides, high refresh rates, and more

With 4K gaming becoming ever more affordable, we've found some of the best 4K gaming monitors to consider for your next display upgrade.
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Best dual-setup monitors for maximizing your productivity

Adding a second monitor can give you a lot more screen space, massively improving productivity by letting you work with more windows at once.
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Looking for the best ergonomic mouse? Here are some of the top options

Want to ease carpal tunnel or repetitive strain without reducing computer time? It is time to invest in a good ergonomic mouse.
Mac Mini sitting on desk.

The best monitors for the Mac Mini

These are some of the best monitors for the Mac Mini. They help boost productivity and creativity and make watching movies and TV shows far more immersive.
Netgear's Orbi CBR750 sits on a table beside an iPad, with a laptop is in the background.

The best modem-router combos for 2023

Owning your own modem and router rather than renting one from your ISP can save you money, and we'll give you some of our best picks.
A person using the Samsung CF791 monitor.

The best curved monitors for 2023

A curved monitor can be excellent for immersive gaming or tackling multiple projects at once, especially with ultrawide screens with even more display space.
AMD's RX 7700 XT in a test bench.

AMD RX 7700 XT or Nvidia RTX 4060 Ti? We tested both

Here's a comparison of AMD's newest mid-range GPU offering, the RX 7700 XT, with the Nvidia RTX 4060 Ti.
AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D held between fingertips.

The best Ryzen CPU: Which Ryzen processor should you buy?

The best Ryzen CPU can trade blows with the top processors from Intel. Here are the AMD Ryzen processors you should look for in 2022.
Netgear's Nighthawk RAXE500 tri-band router.

These are the best Wi-Fi routers for 2023

Routers are the beating heart of your wireless network. Picking the right one can be difficult. Here are the best Wi-Fi routers for the home or office.
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These are the only gaming laptops you should consider if you want to play Starfield

If you want to play Starfield with the best performance, you need one of the best gaming laptops. Here's what we recommend picking up to play the game.
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The Dell XPS 15 has one major advantage over the MacBook Pro

Both the Dell XPS 15 and MacBook Pro 16 offer exceptional performance, lovely displays, and great build quality, but which of these laptops is the better value?
Lenovo Slim Pro 9i 14 front view showing display and keyboard deck.

The Acer Swift X 14 provides more value than this other MacBook Pro killer

The Lenovo Slim Pro 9i 14 and Acer Swift X 14 are similar performers with equally bad battery life. But the Acer saves considerably over the Lenovo.
Apple MacBook Pro front view showing display and keyboard..

Why the Dell XPS 17 just can’t keep up with the MacBook Pro

The Dell XPS 17 and Apple MacBook Pro 16 are two of the best large laptops you can buy, but the MacBook Pro 16 has unrivaled performance and battery life.
The Fractal Design Terra mini-ITX case in silver placed on a desk.

The best mini-ITX PC cases for 2023

A mini-ITX PC case is a great way to save precious space on your desk. Here are some of the best mini-ITX cases that you should consider buying in 2023.