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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Dell XPS 15 9500 Review: Buy this laptop instead of a MacBook Pro 16

Dell's totally redesigned XPS 15 9500 features a beautiful 4K screen, 10th gen 8-core Core i7, GeForce graphics and gets here just in time to press F for the MacBook Pro 16.

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Hands-on with the world's first miniLED laptop: MSI's Creator 17

MSI's Creator 17 ushers in the brighter world with a spectacular miniLED screen

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The best laptops: Premium laptops, budget laptops, 2-in-1s, and more

Independent, testing-based reviews of laptops from HP, Dell, Apple, Lenovo, Acer and more. We pick the best budget, premium, and gaming PCs, and compare AMD vs. Intel.

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Hands-on with the Acer Nitro 7 with RTX graphics

The Acer Nitro 7 is a $999 mid-range gaming laptop that's been upgraded with ray tracing support and a 10th-gen CPU. PCWorld goes hands-on.

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Why Apple's move from Intel to ARM means we should stop buying Macs

Apple's move from Intel x86 to ARM chips will probably allow Intel-based Macs about five years of support before they are abandoned. Sounds like a good reason not to buy a Mac.

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Asus ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 GX550 review: Two screens and a whole lot of speed

The Asus ROG Zephyrus Duo 15 GX550 is a dual-screen gaming laptop that packs an overclockable 8-core Core i9-10980HK, GeForce RTX 2080 Super, and lots more.

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MSI GS66 Stealth Review: Thin and small, with a 300Hz screen

The MSI GS66 Stealth gaming laptop packs a 10th gen Core i9-10980HK, GeForce RTX 2080 Super Max-Q, and 300Hz screen into a surprisingly thin and light body.

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Is AMD Zen 3 delayed until 2021? Nope

AMD's Zen 3 apparently won't be delayed until 2021, despite rumors suggesting so.

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The AMD Ryzen XT series skimps on bundled coolers and clock speeds

The AMD Ryzen XT series will offer moderate clock speed boosts over the prior generation, but the cooler goes away for all but one model.

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Best gaming laptops: Know what to look for and which models rate highest

Which gaming laptop should you buy? From size, to performance, to budget, to features, this buyer's guide will help you find the right gaming laptop for your needs.

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AMD vs. Intel: Should you buy an Intel laptop right now?

The AMD vs. Intel fight starts a new chapter with the formidable Ryzen 4000 mobile CPU. Is there any reason to buy an Intel laptop anymore? That's a good question.

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Why you won't see AMD's SmartShift technology in more laptops until 2021

AMD executive Frank Azor confirmed that the Dell G5 15 SE will be the only laptop with the company's SmartShift technology in 2020. He promised more would arise in 2021.

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The HP Pavilion Gaming 16 is an $800 gaming laptop with 16 inches of screen

The HP Pavilion Gaming 16 offers, yes, 16 inches of diagonal screen size in nearly the same body as a typical 15-inch laptop. The starting price on this gaming laptop is $800.

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The HP Omen 15 gaming laptop offers AMD and Intel flavors for $1,000 and up

The HP Omen 15 offers both AMD Ryzen and Intel Core CPU choices, and it claims to be the world's smallest gaming laptop for $1,000.

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The best Dell XPS 13: How to choose among three great thin-and-lights

Dell has three great thin-and-light laptops: The XPS 13 7390, the XPS 2-in-1 7390, and the new XPS 13 9300. Here's how to decide based on value, performance, and screen options.