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MSI P65 Creator-1084 Review

$1,580.00 $2,099.99
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MSI is known for its high-performance gaming laptops, and its Trident series desktops are a distant second. But in recent years, the company has spruced out ...

Turtle Beach was at one time the gold standard for gaming headsets, blending a mix of comfort, aesthetics and velvet sound quality. It didn’t take long before ...

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HP Omen Obelisk 875-1023 Review

$1,999.99 $2,129.99
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HP’s Omen Obelisk is a likeable, powerful and compact gaming desktop for pro-gamers and professional artists. The Obelisk 875-1023 configuration we’re ...

The Asus VP28UQG is 28-inch gaming monitor that uses AMD’s FreeSync anti-tearing technology and a 1ms response rate to provide smooth gaming action. It uses a ...

Once again, LG Electronics is offering a professional monitor for photographers, video editors, and graphic designers with impressive sRGB color gamut coverage ...

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Lenovo Ideapad L340 Review

$759.00 $857.67
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Smaller, affordable, and more capable than before, the latest generation of the flagship Lenovo IdeaPad L340 (81LK00HDUS) is a prime candidate to fulfil the ...

The Acer Aspire 5 A515-54-30BQ is a big-screen budget laptop that delivers a roomy 15.6-inch display, a comfortable backlit keyboard, and horsepower for ...

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MSI GS65 Stealth-006 Review

$1,149.00 $1,699.00
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The MSI GS65 Stealth-006 is an appealingly priced gaming laptop that packs Nvidia’s new GeForce 2060 graphics card, a premium build and a feature set of a ...

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CyberpowerPC is one of our favorite boutique manufacturers and with the high-spec system it put out this year in the form of the 2019 Gamer Xtreme GXiVR8080A8, ...

The Dell Inspiron i5481-3595GRY 2-in-1, otherwise called the Inspiron 14, is a convertible laptop that’s priced competitively with full-featured Windows ...

Acer is on a mission to deliver ultra-thin laptops that are very portable, at any cost. Many times, that quest for thinner and lighter laptops leaves a few ...

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ViewSonic VX2252MH Review

$81.99 $109.99
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The ViewSonic VX2252MH is proof that you don’t always have to spend lots of money for a good do-it-all monitor. Priced below most 22-inch monitors, this panel ...

Let’s say you want a pre-built gaming PC, but don’t want to miss on the extras and loads of options that DIYers building their own systems have at their ...

Chromebook prices seem to be competing with mainstream notebooks these days, but we have some that are hitting an all-time low. Case in point: The Lenovo 100E ...

Logitech MK270 Review

$22.99 $29.99
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When you think of a budget wireless keyboard-mouse combo, a pedestrian design is perhaps what comes to mind. That’s true with most bargain items, but the ...

The iBUYPOWER Enthusiast ARCB 108A is a simple and affordable gaming desktop with modest hardware backed by a dedicated Nvidia GeForce GT 710 graphics card. ...

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The SkyTech Blaze II is a custom mid-tower gaming PC with a blingy case and fans kitted out with LED illumination, and a head-turning design. SkyTech even ...

TCL 32S327 Review

$149.99 $169.99
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With budget-friendly TVs, you’re getting a surprisingly wide range of price and performance levels, and TCL somehow manages to sppan them all. The 2019 TCL ...

The Acer Chromebook Spin 13 CP713-1WN-53NF is an up-scale Chromebook that’s priced in the same lounges with full-featured Windows 10-based convertibles. A case ...

If you want to enjoy your movies and videos at an image size that eludes a truly immersive experience, which you can only get from a projector, the Optoma ...

ASUS VivoBook L203MA Review

$174.14 $269.99
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Sometimes all you need is a competent, decent, and inexpensive laptop with the right screen size for schoolwork, basic media editing, or simply browsing the ...

There’s no denying the Instant Pot DUO60 6 Qt 7-in-1 makes tasty meals. It makes for an excellent modern kitchen appliance that lets you cook all kinds of ...

The Sceptre E205W-16003R is an excellent choice if you’re a casual user seeking a good-size display that boasts solid performance at a very reasonable price. ...

Asus VivoBook F510QA-DS99 Review

$379.00 $499.99
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The ASUS VivoBook F510QA provides a great deal of a bang for your budget buck, offering a roomy display and comfortable keyboard packed in a stylish, sleek ...

SkyTech accomplishes what it set out to do with the new SkyTech Shiva: provide a professionally-built platform for gaming. This pre-configured model we ...

TCL 55S425 Review

$299.99 $349.99
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The TCL 55S425 is a solid option for anyone looking to nab a 4K TV without breaking the bank. The set offers acceptable color quality and decent (albeit) HDR ...

Samsung UN55RU7100FXZA Review

$299.99 $349.99
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The Samsung UN55RU7100FXZA makes for a decent, budget-friendly 4K smart TV that offers good enough performance and HDR support, making it ideal for a mid-size ...

The CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Master GMA8980CPG is a pre-built gaming desktop that offers good performance, a strong feature set and a slick, yet spacious case that ...

Asus TUF FX505DT-AH51 Review

$615.99 $699.99
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The ASUS TUF FX505DT-AH51 is an entry-level laptop that stretches the definition of budget gaming, offering better 1080p gaming performance, a 120Hz screen and ...

With the Acer Aspire 5 (2019 model), you’re getting more laptop than you’re paying for. It offers a combination of a crisp 1080p display, light-weight profile, ...

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