laptops

MSI GT70 Dominator Pro Notebook: Australian Review

In recent years, notebook PCs have become much smaller, slimmer and more energy-efficient. Intel’s strong Ultrabook push means that big, chunky, powerful laptops are mostly a relic of the past; they’re dinosaurs from a forgotten era. MSI’s GT70 is one of those dinosaurs — it’s big, it’s heavy, and it’s just about the most powerful notebook I’ve ever used.


Lenovo Recalling 150,000 Laptop Batteries

Lenovo is asking for 150,000 customers in Australia and around the world to check their ThinkPad laptops; a dozen different models are affected by a battery recall due to some 3-, 6- and 9-cell batteries overheating.


LG Ultra PC Review: LG Tried To Make A MacBook Air

Hey there, reformed Mac user. What’s up? Need a fix? A methadone for your Mac OS X-cravings that only a gorgeous device can satisfy? You need LG’s Ultra PC: a Windows laptop that Mac owners can “come-down” on. Sort of.


NVIDIA's Unveils Battery Saving Beauties With New 800M Series

PC gaming on a laptop usually involves you lugging around a giant desktop replacement and eventually straining everything you care about on your body. NVIDIA wants you to play AAA games on a thin and light laptop with a battery that lasts more than 40 minutes. Meet the new GeForce 800M series.


Razer's Righteous New Blade Might Be The Best Windows Laptop Yet

The 2013 Razer Blade was fantastic. A finally great execution on a concept that’s been appealing as hell from the very start, a Windows gaming laptop with the premium feel of a MacBook. Now it’s back again, and it’s even better.


One Laptop Per Child Isn't Quite Dead Yet

Fans of the One Laptop Per Child program were shocked and saddened to hear of the organisation’s imminent demise this week. There’s only one problem: OLPC isn’t actually dead. Despite what some blogs are reporting, the organisation is alive and well… just not as alive and well as it once was.


Here's One Reason Why You Shouldn't Use Tablets And Laptops On Planes

The debate has been raging for months over whether or not we should be able to use our gadgets in-flight while we travel. Here’s a good reason why they should stay stowed in your luggage.


HP Chromebook 14 Australian Review: Breaking The Bank

We love Chromebooks, but the formula for a cheap computer for the masses needs to be just right before it can be classified as great. Unfortunately, the HP Chromebook 14 seems to miss that mark.


Great Back To Uni Ultrabooks, Tablets, Gadgets, Smartphones And More

It’s time to think about the year ahead. What tools will you need to take lecture notes, maximise tutes and get ahead? Start your search here with some of Gizmodo’s favourite new gear, across a range of different price points.


Great Ultrabooks For Uni

Arguably the most important tool in your academic arsenal as a student is your ultrabook. That sexy, thin, power-sipping marvel in your satchel will see you through the next four years of study, provided nobody spills beer on it first. Here are our picks for the best laptop and ultrabook companions to get you straight A’s.