Gordon Mah UngExecutive Editor, PCWorld

One of founding fathers of hardcore tech reporting, Gordon has been covering PCs and components since 1998.

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The Full Nerd ep. 120: AMD CPUs, Intel discrete graphics, and our favorite CES picks

The Full Nerd crew talk AMD 4000 and Threadripper news, Intel's discrete graphics and list the most exciting hardware at CES 2020

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AMD talks Threadripper: How it works, who should buy it, and what's that price again?

AMD’s 64-core Threadripper 3990X won the chip war at CES. PCWorld’s Gordon Mah Ung talked to AMD’s David McAfee to get more details. 

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AMD vs. Intel: Which CPU is likely to be faster this year?

With AMD's 7nm Ryzen 4000 finally here, we handicap who is likely to win the laptop performance crown in 2020.

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A huge battery, teeny fan blades, and other cool features adorn MSI's GS66 Stealth and GE66 Raider

At CES we got a closer look at the upcoming MSI GS66 Stealth and GE66 Raider laptops, whose new features range from huge batteries to teeny, tiny fan blades.

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Project Snowblind CL from iBuypower could make custom loop cooling easier and cheaper

Project Snowblind CL is iBuypower's plan to cut a five-hour build process for liquid cooling to ten minutes, shaving hundreds of dollars off the price of a PC.

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Intel already has a working DG1 'Xe' graphics card, but it's only for developers

Intel's DG1 desktop graphics card is up, running, and being shipped to developers already.

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Intel outs radical new Ghost Canyon NUC, teases 5GHz Comet Lake H processors

The 10th-gen Core H-class CPUs will break 5GHz, Intel says.

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Ryzen 4000 Mobile: We learn more from David McAfee of AMD

PCWorld’s Gordon Mah Ung talks to David McAfee about why 7nm Ryzen 4000 is a “watershed moment for AMD,” and how it will change mobile computing.

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Razer's Tomahawk N1 is a modular gaming PC that makes DIY dead simple

The Razer Tomahawk N1 uses Intel's NUC mini-PC model to make a PC case that lets you slide in prebuilt motherboard modules and pretty much any graphics card, for easy upgrading.

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WD's prototype portable SSD drive puts 8TB in your pocket

Somehow WD crammed 8TB of NAND into a tiny portable USB drive.

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Why USB4 logos will actually make sense

USB4 hardware later this year will clear up the confusing mishmash of logos and be easy to understand.

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Dell Concept UFO, Concept Duet, and Concept Ori are intriguing peeks at future PCs

Dell shows its Concept UFO modular gaming PC, Concept Duet dual-display laptop, and Concept Ori folding PC at CES in Las Vegas.

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AMD's 7nm Ryzen 4000 laptop CPUs aim to steal Intel's performance crown

AMD will release seven Ryzen 4000 mobile CPUs with claims of performance leadership and more than 100 laptops models coming.

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AMD's monstrous 64-core Threadripper 3990X: How much and how fast it will be

AMD's insane 128-thread Threadripper is expected to be released on February 7 for $3,990.

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HP's Spectre x360 15t offers 4K resolution without killing battery, and it's smaller too

HP's Spectre x360 15t squeezes a 15.6-inch screen into a 14-inch body and claims up to 17 hours of run time, even with a 4K display.