When NVIDIA launched their first Maxwell GPU, the GM107, back in February, they ushered in a new level of performance efficiency for desktop PCs. Given these improvements in efficiency, Maxwell appears to be perfect for modern mainstream gaming notebooks. With MSI's GE60 in hand, we can now provide details on how the GTX 860M Maxwell variant performance when compared to other laptops, but the sum of a notebook is often much more than the raw performance. Read on for our look at GTX 860M as well as MSI's GE60 mainstream gaming notebook.

$600 Notebook Roundup - Crowning the Affordability King

Looking for a cheap notebook this holiday season? Look no further than this roundup. We took 5 of the most affordable notebooks and put them through their...

53 by Anand Lal Shimpi on 11/29/2005

Dell Inspiron 700M - Taking the Widescreen Display to Ultraportables

The HP Pavilion DV1000 made a big impression on us. Let's see where Dell is taking the widescreen with their new ultraportable notebook, 700M. Based on over a month...

11 by Andrew Ku on 12/11/2004

HP Pavilion DV1000 Entertainment Notebook PC - Multimedia Notebook A Breed Apart

This has to be one of the year's slickest multimedia notebooks that we have had pass through the AT labs. Read on to find out why this notebook is...

11 by Jason Clark on 10/2/2004

Mid-sized Dothan Notebook Roundup: Dell, Gateway, and HP/Compaq

We have already seen what Dothan is about; now, onto our Dothan roundup. Read about three notebooks that you should consider, if you are shopping around for a traditional notebook.

22 by Andrew Ku on 9/30/2004

Acer Aspire 2020 - Centrino desktop replacement

Unique to the DTR arena, Acer makes a stand with a desktop replacement based on Intel's Centrino platform.

9 by Andrew Ku on 8/29/2004

Voodoo Envy M:860 - AMD 64-bit at Widescreen

We took a look at Voodoo's Envy M:860, a desktop replacement notebook ready for 64-bit at widescreen resolutions. Read on to find out how it fared in our hands.

17 by Andrew Ku on 8/13/2004

Dell Inspiron XPS Preview - Power to Play and a bit more

Presenting the Dell Inspiron XPS, marking Dell's entrance into the enthusiast notebook market...

14 by Andrew Ku on 2/13/2004

ATI's Mobility Radeon 9700 - What's in a name?

ATI introduces its newest mobile GPU today, and bestows the name of Mobility Radeon 9700 on the M11 chip. No, it doesn't have a R300 core, but that is...

14 by Andrew Ku on 2/3/2004

Mobile GPU Q1/2004 Update - ATI M10, M11, and NVIDIA's NV36M

So, we finally get around to sorting out the naming system for ATI's Mobility Radeon 9600, and we have some details on the upcoming NVIDIA and ATI mobile GPUs...

5 by Andrew Ku on 1/28/2004

Voodoo Envy M:855 Part 2 - Take Two

We are back with the second installment of the Voodoo Envy M:855, a powerhouse desktop replacement notebook of the likes we have not seen before.

10 by Andrew Ku on 11/14/2003

Voodoo Envy M:855 Part 1 - Athlon 64 DTR and Mobility Radeon 9600 Pro

The first notebook with Athlon 64 hits the market, and we have an exclusive first hand look at Athlon 64 DTR and the coupling of the current top mobile...

24 by Andrew Ku on 11/4/2003

Dell Latitude X300: A Traveler's Companion

Centrino technology continues to breathe a breath of fresh air into the market with a marriage of performance and portability. Dell brings the Latitude X300 to the table, one...

6 by Andrew Ku on 10/30/2003

NVIDIA nForce3 Go120 and Transmeta Efficeon Preview

Despite the outlook on graphics, NVIDIA continues to diversify their portfolio and partners with Transmeta to make it happen. Find out how they both plan to make their mark...

1 by Andrew Ku on 10/17/2003

Dell Inspiron 8600: Mobile Multimedia goes Wide Screen

Dell introduces their latest performance notebook, and we take the time to put it through the paces. How does it fare taking the plunge into the wide screen format?

21 by Andrew Ku on 10/9/2003

IBM ThinkVantage Technologies: Hard Drive Active Protection System

Dropped your laptop and now it is damaged? It looks like someone may have finally found the answer to keeping you off the support lines…

10 by Andrew Ku on 10/7/2003

Gigabyte G-MAX NB-1401: Beauty in the Simplest Terms

Gigabyte is a new player to the notebook system market with their G-MAX NB-1401. This swank notebook promises to profile performance in a thin and light form. Read on...

5 by Andrew Ku on 9/23/2003

Acer TravelMate C110: Centrino infused Tablet PC

With the trickling of Tablet PCs slowing coming to market, join us for our first look into a convertible Tablet PC from Acer. Their TravelMate C110 promises the functionality...

6 by Andrew Ku on 9/19/2003

ATI Mobility Radeon 9600 and NVIDIA GeForce FX Go5650: Taking on DX9

From our mobility slumber, we have the results we promised in our last glimpse of ATI and NVIDIA mobile graphic gaming parts. And today, we have an exclusive full...

47 by Andrew Ku on 9/14/2003

IBM ThinkPad X31 1.4GHz Pentium M: A Traveler's Best Friend

Many road warriors swear by the ultraportable notebook design which mates computing power with portability. Today we look at a new breed of ultraportable systems enabled by Intel's Centrino...

8 by Matthew Witheiler on 4/11/2003

Electrovaya Scribbler SC500 Tablet PC

Today we take a look at a tablet PC solution from a company many of you have probably never heard of: Electrovaya. Their Scribbler SC500 promises good performance and...

1 by Matthew Witheiler on 3/18/2003

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