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second-generation

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Seagate Momentus XT (second generation

Similar to the original, the Momentus XT (second generation) makes an excellent host drive for any computer, both laptops and desktops. It offers great value in terms of performance and cost, especially when compared to SDDs.

By November 29, 2011

4 stars Editors' rating November 29, 2011
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Flip Video MinoHD second generation

Still one of the nicest models available, the second-generation Flip MinoHD offers a slightly improved design, double the memory, and an HDMI output for the same price that the original MinoHD used to cost.

By October 13, 2009

4 stars Editors' rating October 13, 2009
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Sony S-Series Walkman second generation

The Sony S-Series Walkman is a solid entry-level MP3 player thanks to its ultra-affordable price tag, easy-to-use design, excellent performance, and fair smattering of features--but those who are looking to upgrade from the previous generation will not be impressed.

By September 1, 2009

3.5 stars Editors' rating September 1, 2009

MSRP: $129.95

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Amazon Kindle (second generation)

While it's short of perfection--and remains fairly pricey--the Amazon Kindle 2's improved design, built-in wireless capabilities, and user-friendly interface keep it atop the e-book reader heap in the U.S.

By February 24, 2009

4 stars Editors' rating February 24, 2009

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Hands-on video: Nest Learning Thermostat (second generation)

The industry-changing, networked, and self-teaching Nest Thermostat gets a round of updates. CNET Editor in Chief Lindsey Turrentine installed the newest version in her home and shows you the results.

By October 2, 2012

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Apple iPod Classic second generation

The iPod Classic refines the formula that put the iPod on the map. Few can match its combination of storage capacity, battery life, and intuitive user interface.

By October 1, 2008

4 stars Editors' rating October 1, 2008

MSRP: $249.00

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Apple iPod Touch second generation

The second-generation iPod Touch includes features that are light-years ahead of the competition, its design has improved, and its price has finally come down to earth.

By September 11, 2008

4.5 stars Editors' rating September 11, 2008
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Drobo second generation

The second-generation Drobo adds a FireWire 800 connection, but the original USB-only on the now discounted Drobo might be the best bet for Windows users until better FireWire 800 drivers arrive. The device remains the most automated and easy-to-use redundant backup product we've seen.

By August 21, 2008

3 stars Editors' rating August 21, 2008
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Samsung's Chromebook Series 5 550: the second generation

One year later, the newest second-generation Samsung Series 5 Chromebook has a faster processor and more RAM along with a better Chrome OS...but it's more expensive than an iPad 2. That just doesn't make much sense.

By May 29, 2012

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AMD launches second-generation APU processor series

These new combo CPU/GPU chips claim to double the performance over AMD's previous generation.

By May 14, 2012