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AMD quits benchmark group, implying Intel bias

Chipmakers AMD and Nvidia quit an industry consortium that distributes a common PC benchmark. AMD is claiming bias, but the BAPCo group and Intel don't agree.

By Jun. 23, 2011

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Dell Inspiron Mini 10 Netbook Computer (Intel Atom Z530

The Dell Inspiron E1505 makes a good basic home or small-business laptop and has a solid set of multimedia capabilities, though comparable models can be found at slightly lower price points.

By Jun. 2, 2006

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 2, 2006

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AMD Athlon 64 FX-60

The latest high-end chip from AMD introduces dual-core processing to AMD's ultra-high-end enthusiast FX line. But while the Athlon 64 FX-60 set new records on our current benchmarks, the chip doesn't play well with Nvidia's graphics cards. Assuming that this issue gets sorted out, the FX-60 shows great promise.

By Jan. 9, 2006

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New and Noteworthy: Is Apple getting ready to run Windows?; Apple Is Sliding Toward the Bargain Bin

New and Noteworthy: Is Apple getting ready to run Windows?; Apple Is Sliding Toward the Bargain Bin

By Mar. 29, 2006

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Toshiba Qosmio G35-AV660

The Toshiba Qosmio G35-AV660 continues to deliver the most complete multimedia experience available in a laptop, but at least one other laptop delivers similar features at a much lower price.

By Oct. 5, 2006

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 5, 2006
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HP Pavilion dv9000

Home users who want their laptop to double as a home entertainment center will love the high-end (and high-def) features on the HP Pavilion dv9000t.

By Sep. 27, 2006

3.5 stars Editor's rating Sep. 27, 2006

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Averatec C3500 convertible notebook

The affordable, versatile Averatec C3500 features an optical drive and a decently sized screen but suffers from inferior battery life and performance.

By Apr. 25, 2005

3 stars Editor's rating Apr. 25, 2005

MSRP: $1,199.99

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Toshiba M60

The midsize Toshiba Satellite M65 strikes a good balance between nice multimedia features, solid performance and battery life, and a fair price.

By Mar. 9, 2006

3 stars Editor's rating Mar. 9, 2006

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Panasonic ToughBook W4

The ToughBook W4 lacks the latest component options, but it does offer a remarkably lightweight case and solid performance for basic home and business use.

By Jun. 13, 2006

3 stars Editor's rating Jun. 13, 2006

MSRP: $2,436.00

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Panasonic Toughbook 74

The Panasonic ToughBook 74 boasts unique durability features and a fantastic warranty, but its high price and bulky dimensions make it a good buy only if your job necessitates extreme working environments. It'll take more than the fear of a spilled cup of coffee to justify the premium and the added heft.

By Jun. 23, 2006

3 stars Editor's rating Jun. 23, 2006