HP Pavilion G6 with AMD Trinity Review

The HP Pavilion g6 with the new AMD Trinity processor is the latest addition to HP’s g6 lineup of budget laptops.  The g6-2123us model under review features the new AMD Trinity line of A6 processor that were released just this summer of 2012.  The idea with the AMD Trinity line, like the previous Llano, is […]

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Lenovo IdeaPad Y580 Review

The IdeaPad Y580 is Lenovo’s flagship multimedia notebook featuring a 15.6″ display, 2GB Nvidia GTX 660M graphics card, and the latest Intel quad-core processor. At just south of $1,000 this unit delivers a great value save for one thing – the anemic 1366×768 resolution display. Fortunately Lenovo offers a full HD upgrade (1920×1080) which offers […]

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Lenovo IdeaPad U310 Review

An Ultrabook with a higher-capacity mechanical hard drive? While not strictly following the “Ultrabook” formula set out by Intel (solid-state drives only), the Lenovo Ideapad U310 fits the category as a sleek, thin laptop that you can’t help but to stare at.  It’s a simple, clean design that incorporates several newer technologies such as a […]

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HP Pavilion dv7t-7000 Quad Edition First Thoughts

The 17.3” screen HP dv7t-7000 Quad Edition is the second most popular selling laptop the company offers, right behind the smaller 15.6” screen dv6t-7000.  The features between these two notebooks are very similar, but the larger size of the Pavilion dv7t does offer some advantages.  For instance, the dv7t comes with a standard 1600 x […]

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New HP July 4th Coupons, $450 Off Envy or Pavilion Quad Edition Laptop!

The July 4th 2012 HP coupons are here and you can get $450 off any performance oriented ENVY laptop and the Pavilion dv7t Quad Edition.  Here’s a summary for all of the new HP coupons below: Use coupon code NBHT9534 to get $450 off the purchase of a custom built Pavilion dv7t Quad Edition, Envy […]

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Lenovo ThinkPad X230, T430 and W530 Screen Comparison (video, pics)

Those that are big fans of the ThinkPad series for the build quality, keyboard and ease of upgrades will probably be the first to admit a common weak point across many ThinkPad models – the screen quality tends to be sub par.  That’s not always the case though, for certain models such as the ThinkPad […]

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Vizio Laptops now Available at Walmart, Starting at $948

The Vizio laptops that have been receiving so much buzz of late are now available via Walmart.com and should be in stores July 2nd.  When ordering from the website the availability is indicated as next Monday.  The pricing starts at $948 for the 14-inch thin and light model with 14” screen and 3rd Generation Intel […]

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Dell XPS 13 $531 at Dell Outlet with 20% off Coupon and Amex Card

Here’s a great deal if you’ve been waiting to get an XPS 13 Ultrabook for cheap.  Via Dell Outlet you can use a 20% off coupon code XR0056K7WXQ1TJ to knock the price of the XPS 13 down from an already discounted outlet price and then use the American Express / Twitter Sync offer that gets […]

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Lenovo ThinkPad W530 First Thoughts

The Lenovo ThinkPad W530 is the 2012 update to the popular W-series of ThinkPad workstation style laptops, it evolves upon and replaces the W520.  As many are aware by now, the biggest change to occur across the ThinkPad lineup is a new 6-row chiclet style keyboard.  The W530 has the exact same keyboard that shows […]

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New Dell XPS 15 L521X Arrives with $1,299 Price Tag

The long awaited Dell XPS 15 L521X is finally here with its thin looks and metallic design. The L521X is clad in a machined aluminum magnesium alloy case and is a mere 0.91-inches thick. It’s weight of 5.79 pounds is a little on the heavy side, but remember it’s made of all metal to so […]

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