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06/30/2015 - 15:39

While the LaVie-Z might have a Lenovo logo engraved in the top lid it certainly doesn't feel like a Lenovo-designed machine, and for good reason. The LaVie is a machine born from a little-known joint venture between Lenovo and NEC in Japan. One of...

Podcast #355 - AMD R9 Fury X, Sapphire Nitro R9 390, Batman: Arkham Knight and more!

06/25/2015 - 15:08

PC Perspective Podcast #355 - 06/25/2015 Join us this week as we discuss the AMD R9 Fury X, Sapphire Nitro R9 390, Batman: Arkham Knight and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through the RSS page HERE. The...

Podcast #354 - AMD R9 Fury X, R9 Nano, ASUS Zenfone2 and much more!

06/18/2015 - 14:03

PC Perspective Podcast #354 - 06/18/2015 Join us this week as we discuss the AMD R9 Fury X, R9 Nano, ASUS Zenfone2 and much more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through the RSS page HERE. The URL for the...

Podcast #353 - Seiki Pro 4k Display, More News from Computex, and more!

06/11/2015 - 12:15

PC Perspective Podcast #353 - 06/11/2015 Join us this week as we discuss the Seiki Pro 4k Display, More News from Computex, and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through the RSS page HERE. The URL for the...

Battery Life, Pricing, and Conclusion

06/06/2015 - 18:20

Battery Life [inline:files/review/2015-06-06/batterylife.png] As you might expect for a machine geared towards gaming, the battery life on the Aspire V Nitro isn't outstanding. In our web browsing benchmark, the Aspire managed to survive for 3 hours...

CPU Performance and Gaming Benchmarks

06/06/2015 - 17:18

CPU Performance [inline:files/review/2015-06-06/handbrake.png] While we don't have a lot of benchmarks to compare on notebook CPUs, I think this example from Handbrake X264 encoding provides a good snapshot of the i7-4720HQ's performance. The...

A closer look at the Aspire V Nitro

06/06/2015 - 16:48

To be honest, when I think of PC laptop manufacturers, Acer isn't exactly a name that springs to mind. However, whenever I get my hands-on one of their machines at events like CES, I am always extremely impressed with the design and build quality. I...

Podcast #352 - GTX 980 Ti, News from Computex, AMD Fiji Leaks and more!

06/04/2015 - 14:22

PC Perspective Podcast #352 - 06/04/2015 Join us this week as we discuss the GTX 980 Ti, News from Computex, AMD Fiji Leaks and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through the RSS page HERE. The URL for the...

Podcast #351 - More AMD Fiji Leaks, Rumors on GTX 980 Ti and a great $99 portable DAC!

05/28/2015 - 13:22

PC Perspective Podcast #351 - 05/28/2015 Join us this week as we discuss AMD Fiji Leaks, rumors on GTX 980 Ti, a great $99 portable DAC, and more! You can subscribe to us through iTunes and you can still access it directly through the RSS page HERE. The...

Hands-On with the Lenovo Magic View Dual-Screen Smartwatch Concept

05/28/2015 - 02:04

Shortly after the keynote at Lenovo Tech World today,we got hands on with the Dual-Screen Smartwatch concept, the Magic View. [inline:files/news/2015-05-28/IMG_2245_0.JPG] The Magic View is an Android Wear device, which integrates a unique “...