PCs

PCs | News, how-tos, features, reviews, and videos

amazon pc sale
Razer Blade 17

geforce 1650 evga 3qtr front left

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1650 is a $150 graphics card built to plug-and-play in any PC

Nvidia's new GeForce GTX 1650 is an affordable graphics card that doesn't require any extra power connections.

intel 9th gen logo

Intel's 9th-gen mobile Core chips aim for the high end, rocking 8 cores at up to 5GHz speeds

Intel's 9th-gen mobile Core CPUs power a new generation of Core i5, Core i7 and Core i9 laptops, with up to 8 cores and a whopping 5GHz boost.

geforce gtx 16 series laptop press image

Nvidia's mobile GeForce GTX 1650 and GTX 1660 Ti give affordable gaming laptops more firepower

Mere months after launching mobile RTX GPUs, Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1650 and GTX 1660 Ti are coming to gaming laptops.

9th-gen Intel Core i9-9900K

Intel launches 18 9th-gen desktop Core chips, the majority without hyperthreading

Although Intel has begun shipping its mainstream 9th-gen desktop Core chips, the majority of them ship without hyperthreading enabled.

keychron k1 side

Keychron K1 Wireless Keyboard review: Mechanical RGB magic beats backlit butterfly

With both Mac and Windows keys, the Keychron K1 is one of the few mechanical keyboards that can live in both worlds—and it may save MacBook users from butterfly hell.

img 20190416 141347

Intel Optane Memory H10 SSD Review: How it could speed up your next laptop

Intel’s Optane Memory H10 SSD is a storage hybrid that shines under heavy workloads, but you can't buy it except in a pre-built laptop.

wdblue4tb

Pump up your PC's storage with these killer deals on big and speedy internal drives

Newegg is selling a 4TB WD Blue drive for $80 while Amazon has a 1TB SanDisk SSD for $100.

windows 7 logo in the rear view mirror

Windows 7 upgrade nag messages start to show up

They're heeeerre.... Microsoft has begun pushing Windows 7 users to move to Windows 10 before support ends for the older OS in January 2020.

acer ceo jason chen and melissa riofrio pcworld april 11 2019

Acer CEO Jason Chen explains why his PCs are going niche

In our exclusive interview with Acer CEO Jason Chen, we talk about how the No. 4 PC vendor looks for growth in niche "microtrends" that bigger competitors might miss.

egpu hero
Updated

How to transform your laptop into a gaming powerhouse with an external graphics card

With a little bit of research and elbow grease (or a Thunderbolt 3 dock), an external graphics card setup lets you upgrade your laptop for a fraction of the cost of a new gaming PC.

dellse2419h

Dude, this 24-inch Dell monitor is down to $110 today—and you get a $50 gift card with it

Del is selling the 24-inch 1080p SE2419H monitor with a bonus $50 gift card for $110 right now.

Cooler Master SK630

Cooler Master SK630 review: Low-profile gaming keyboards are officially a trend

The Cooler Master SK630's flat laptop feel might appeal to some, but awkward ergonomics and a lack of premium features make it a questionable value proposition.

mid 2018 macbookpro keyboard

Here's how to fix Apple's Butterfly keyboard problem: Buy a PC

If you've finally had enough of your Apple Butterfly keyboard problems, here's five PCs that can replace your MacBook

secure drive bt primary

SecureDrive BT review: Unlock this secure portable SSD using your phone

The SecureData BT SSD uses your phone for administration and unlocking. It's also handsome and a good performer.

surface hub 2s vid

Microsoft launches its Surface Hub 2S collaborative PC for $9,000

Microsoft's massive Surface Hub 2S whiteboarding PC will go on sale to businesses in June, accompanied by an even larger version in 2020 and a standalone monitor.

gigabyte aorus monitor

Nvidia's next Game Ready driver will add 7 new G-Sync Compatible displays

Nvidia's embrace of AMD FreeSync displays continues with a fresh batch of G-Sync Compatible certifications.

logo spyoff

SpyOff VPN review: A study in basic

SpyOff is unique in allowing you to install the VPN on an unlimited number of devices, but other than that, it's a middling service with a higher-than-average price.

Microsoft Surface Studio hero

Save well over $1,000 on Microsoft's luxurious Surface Studio with these refurbished models today

An Amazon marketplace seller is selling all three versions of the first-gen Microsoft Surface Studio at ultra-deep discounts.

Load More