Jeff Bakalar tours the Maingear computer headquarters in New Jersey to see how the company custom-builds any computer imaginable -- from entry-level gaming PCs to $12,000 water-cooled powerhouses.
A new 800-series Nvidia GPU in a slim body, but no touchscreen.
The right graphics card and G-Sync monitor can make games look better.
Another entry in the growing compact gaming laptop category, the Maingear Pulse 14 is slim and portable, with decent specs, but it's too expensive considering its lackluster screen.
A new eight-core CPU, plus the X99 chipset, both aim at high-end PC gamers.
Maingear has an aggressive, beefy new all-in-one for gaming.
PC makers tease DVD fans with vestigial optical drives.
PC gamers, look no further if you want high-end gaming performance in a tidy, attractive desktop.
We go hands-on and test the new GTX 880M and 860M GPUs from Nvidia in gaming laptops from Asus and MSI.
Accept the limitations of its scaled-down chassis, and the Maingear Potenza Super Stock will provide top-notch gaming horsepower in an attractive package.