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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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PCIe 4.0: Everything you need to know, from specs to compatibility to caveats

AMD's platform for Ryzen 3000 also ushers in PCIe 4.0, the first big change to the PCIe interface since 2010. Here's what you need to know.

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Why the Snapdragon 765, not the 865, will make the biggest impact on 2020 Android phones

Qualcomm unveiled a second chip alongside its splashy 865 and it might make a bigger impact on the 2020 Android phone landscape.

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How much of an Apple Watch ripoff is the Xiaomi Mi Watch? This much

Xiaomi is back to its old tricks but this Apple clone might be the worst of all.

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Here’s why Google’s Fitbit purchase is worth every penny—even if we never get a Pixel Watch

Google's purchase of Fitbit may bring about a whole line of Made by Google wearables, but that's not the main draw here.

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If 2020 will be the year of the tall phone, I want no part of it

Samsung has teased a new form factor for its next folding phone that opens like a wallet to reveal an ultra-tall display.

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The 'radically different' Essential Phone 2 is on its way, but why?

Andy Rubin teases an Essential 2 design that’s even more ridiculous than the first one.

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What we know about the custom Ryzen Surface Edition processor in the Surface Laptop 3

AMD’s laptop business got a ginormous boost when Microsoft announced a custom Ryzen with Radeon Vega graphics for its 15-inch Surface Laptop 3.

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The U.S.-bound dual-screen LG G8X ThinQ is like an SNL parody of the Galaxy Fold

LG has unveiled the LG G8X ThinQ, which has an odd second screen attachment.

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The redesigned Samsung Galaxy Fold’s best feature might be the service, not the design

Samsung is re-launching its Galaxy Fold in the U.S. later this month, and it comes with a new "Premier" support that could be as groundbreaking as the phone.

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Why lower clock speeds on Intel 10th-gen Ice Lake CPUs aren't a disaster

Megahertz matters with CPUs, so should you worry that Intel's new 10th-gen, 10nm CPU drops at least 700MHz compared to its predecessor? Read on to find out.

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Should you buy a laptop with Intel's 8th-gen or 9th-gen CPU? We run the benchmarks

Confused about whether to buy a laptop with Intel's 9th-gen, 8th-gen, or 7th-gen CPU? Here's what you need to know.

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The Full Nerd ep. 102: Ice Lake on desktops, $200 Intel GPUs, and Lisa Su loves AMD

In this episode, the Full Nerd crew talks 10nm Ice Lake, Lisa Su rumors, and a $200 Intel GPU.

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Intel's Gen 11 graphics has improved so much, we may have to stop making jokes about it

Intel's 10th-gen CPU has a sleeper hit on its hands: its greatly improved integrated graphics. Here's how far it's come after years of meh.

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Eyes on Sony’s CLED (Crystal LED) display technology: Samsung isn’t the only player in the Micro LED game

Sony's Crystal LED video-wall technology looks astounding, far better than any conventional commercial-cinema or home-based display I've ever seen.

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