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Goondu review: Razer Blade Stealth 13 lets you catch up on games on the go
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Goondu review: Razer Blade Stealth 13 lets you catch up on games on the go

April 21st, 2019 | by Alfred Siew
In a laptop market where ultraportables have been the star in recent years, the Razer Blade Stealth 13 offers not just a great design but also practical and user-friendly features that are well thought out. Yes, it’s the...
Goondu review: Dell XPS 13 scores again with sleek yet rugged design
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Goondu review: Dell XPS 13 scores again with sleek yet rugged design

March 15th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
In this Dell re-design, what you get are most of the handy features much loved in the previous XPS 13, plus an even sleeker...
Goondu review: Asus ZenBook Flip S (UX370)
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Goondu review: Asus ZenBook Flip S (UX370)

March 8th, 2018 | by Alfred Siew
At just 10.9mm thin and weighing 1.1kg, the ZenBook Flip S is slimmer and lighter than some basic ultrabooks without its two-in-one...
Goondu review: Asus ZenBook 3 Deluxe UX490 is a sleek performer
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Goondu review: Asus ZenBook 3 Deluxe UX490 is a sleek performer

August 22nd, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
There's really a lot to like about the Asus ZenBook 3 Deluxe, which is surely one of the top ultrabooks to own...
Goondu review: Dell XPS 13 is a svelte laptop that does the work
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Goondu review: Dell XPS 13 is a svelte laptop that does the work

January 18th, 2017 | by Alfred Siew
With a bomb-proof design and a handy keyboard that's better than many rivals, the Dell XPS 13 is one svelte laptop that can hack it as...
Razer Blade Stealth goes on sale in Singapore, costs from S$1,499.90
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Razer Blade Stealth goes on sale in Singapore, costs from S$1,499.90

November 21st, 2016 | by Alfred Siew
With a slim design and top-end hardware packed in, the Razer Blade Stealth is going for a competitive S$1,499.90 for the base model in...
Hands On: HP Spectre
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Hands On: HP Spectre

May 28th, 2016 | by Nigel Chen
The HP Spectre is an impressively designed laptop that sports very capable and competitive hardware. However, it comes at a steep...
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Hands-on: Lenovo’s Yoga 2 Pro to make its debut at SITEX for S$1,899

November 24th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
PC makers have been pumping out new devices powered by Intel’s latest Haswell processors, so it’s about time we saw a hardware refresh for Lenovo’s IdeaPad Yoga 13, one of the most interesting Windows 8...
Four affordable – yet fast – ultrabooks for about S$1,500
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Four affordable – yet fast – ultrabooks for about S$1,500

May 18th, 2013 | by Alfred Siew
Fast, portable yet affordable ultrabooks that hit the sweet spot for users looking for a new...
ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch now in Singapore from S$3,299
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ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch now in Singapore from S$3,299

May 6th, 2013 | by Raymond Lau
Of all the ultrabooks designed to take on Apple’s MacBook Air, few were as stunning as the ThinkPad Carbon X1, which combined the ThinkPad’s classic design with modern speedy chips and a super thin body. Lenovo is...
Vostro 5460 promises to be Dell’s thinnest and lightest 14-inch laptop
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Vostro 5460 promises to be Dell’s thinnest and lightest 14-inch laptop

May 5th, 2013 | by Zen Soo
An ultra-portable machine, the Vostro 5460 is encased in an aluminium chassis that measures in at 18.3mm in thickness and weighs a mere...
Intel pushes ahead with 4th gen Core chips, aims to convince mobile users in 2013
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Intel pushes ahead with 4th gen Core chips, aims to convince mobile users in 2013

September 12th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Intel hopes the new chips will further push the sales of ultrabooks, which have wowed many users with their innovative designs, but have not sold as well as...
Goondu review: Sony Vaio T
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Goondu review: Sony Vaio T

September 4th, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
The Vaio T starts at S$1,299 for both the 11-inch and 13-inch variety, which is relatively cheap, but how does it fare in daily...
Lenovo not quite done with new ThinkPads, brings two new ultrabooks to Singapore
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Lenovo not quite done with new ThinkPads, brings two new ultrabooks to Singapore

August 24th, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
Even with its slew of business machines launched last month, Lenovo isn’t quite done with its ThinkPad line-up this year. The company on Wednesday launched another two ultrabooks here in Singapore: the razor-thin X1 Carbon and...
What next for the PC with Windows 8?
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What next for the PC with Windows 8?

July 23rd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Three scenarios that we think might play out as mobile phones and tablets converge with computers in the next 12 to 18...
Dell starts shipping thin XPS 14 ultrabook in Singapore
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Dell starts shipping thin XPS 14 ultrabook in Singapore

June 27th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
It's a machine that seems to be built for both portability and as a replacement for a desktop...
SME Toolbox: Basic IT gear for a new business
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SME Toolbox: Basic IT gear for a new business

May 12th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Here are some suggestions from our first SME Toolbox to get your business started with some basic IT...
HP adds five new notebooks to its thin-and-light line-up
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HP adds five new notebooks to its thin-and-light line-up

May 11th, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
HP also unveiled its new top of the line ultrabook – the Envy Spectre XT, a 13.3-inch ultrabook which looks breathtakingly metallic and...
Ultrabook deals catch the eye at IT Show 2012
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Ultrabook deals catch the eye at IT Show 2012

March 10th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Shopping for an ultrabook at IT Show 2012? We check out Fujitsu's Lifebook SH771, Dell's XPS 13 Ultrabook, HP's new Envy 14 Spectre and Acer's 15.6-inch Timeline Ultra M3 at this year's...
2012 is shaping up to be a year of ultrabooks
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2012 is shaping up to be a year of ultrabooks

January 15th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
If 2011 was remembered for shiny new tablets that made people part with their hard-earned cash, then 2012 may just be the one where the craze for these thin and light yet powerful and affordable ultrabooks takes off big time. At...