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It’s been about a year since our last look at gaming laptops, and the one major change over last year is the launch of the 16 nm FinFET GPUs, specifically NVIDIA’s launch of their Pascal GPUs for laptops, with the GTX 1080, GTX 1070, and GTX 1060 which launched in August. Over the last several months, all of the major gaming laptop manufacturers have updated their product lines to include these newer, much faster GPUs. The unfortunate part is that the smaller, slower laptop GPUs have not been refreshed yet, so anything under a GTX 1060 is going to have the older Maxwell parts. With the dropping of the “M” from the rear of the NVIDIA laptop GPU naming, they’ve also shifted the lineup...

Weekly Hardware Price Guides - Motherboards & Memory: September 2002 3rd Edition

Prices have had mainly a 0-change on most of the charts. Some have drastically dropped or increased here and there but only some.

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 9/14/2002

Buyer's Guide: Value SOHO - September 2002

As promised, today we continue bringing you our weekly buyer's guides. We take a look at the budget SOHO system and make some minor changes upon our first seven...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 9/9/2002

Weekly Hardware Price Guide - CPUs & Video: September 2002 2nd Edition

Again a good week for those buying Intel chips. Be careful though, as those 1.6A and 1.8A CPU's are getting harder (and more expensive) to find!

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 9/7/2002

Weekly Hardware Price Guide - Motherboards & Memory: September 2002 1st Edition

Prices haven't changed too much this week. The price cuts that have occured, though, look very good.

0 by Purav Sanghani on 9/2/2002

August FAQ Update

August FAQ updates with X Window Managers, Symbolic and Hard linking, running Linux software in Windows, and an explanation about CD Audio

0 by Andy Hui on 8/25/2002

Weekly Hardware Price Guide - CPUs & Video: August 2002 4th Edition

This week turned out to be a great week for hardware shoppers! New hardware forecasts have slashed the prices of existing hardware; find out more in this weeks guide.

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 8/23/2002

Buyer's Guide: Dream System - August 2002

What would we put inside a computer if we had no limits? What components would we select to produce one of the fastest desktop machines in existence if we...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 8/23/2002

Weekly Hardware Price Guide - Motherboards & Memory: August 2002 3rd Edition

Not too much change in prices this week...on anything. Some boards have either increased or decreased in price but not by much. Check out this weeks Motherboard and Memory...

0 by Purav Sanghani on 8/16/2002

Buyer's Guide: High-End Professional 3D - August 2002

Another week, another buyer's guide. Today we take a look at the high-end professional 3D market and suggest what should go into your computer. We also talk a bit...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 8/16/2002

Weekly Hardware Price Guide - CPUs & Video: August 2002 2nd Edition

We have continued to improve the price guides and graphs! Check out this week as we take a look at pricedrops and some new ATI cards.

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 8/11/2002

Buyer's Guide: High-End Gaming - August 2002

Perhaps the most anticipated of all the buyer's guides, today we take a look at what we think should go in your high-end gaming system this week. Does the...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 8/8/2002

Weekly Hardware Price Guide - Motherboards & Memory: August 2002 1st Edition

We have added a truckload of boards to the charts this week. Boards with the VIA P4X266 and P4M266 chipsets have been added along with many carrying the SiS...

0 by Purav Sanghani on 8/2/2002

Buyer's Guide: High-End SOHO - August 2002

Today we embark on the second type of system we cover in the AnandTech Buyer's Guides, the high-end system configurations. This is our fourth buyer's guide in four weeks...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 8/2/2002

Weekly Hardware Price Guide - CPUs & Video: July 2002 4th Edition

This week, there hasen't been many big changes in prices of CPUs and video cards, but the ones that have changed have done so greatly.

0 by Purav Sanghani on 7/29/2002

Buyer's Guide: Value Professional 3D - July 2002

The third AnandTech Buyer's Guide in three weeks. We have kept our end of the deal and today bring you our suggestions for a value professional 3D setup.

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 7/25/2002

Weekly Hardware Price Guide - Motherboards & Memory: July 2002 3rd Edition

This week, we have made some additions to the guides. Motherboards with the 745 series chipsets from SiS have been added to spice things up. Memory prices continue to soar.

0 by Purav Sanghani on 7/22/2002

July FAQ Update

We check out sharing between Windows and Linux with SAMBA, getting TV-Out on Linux with an nVidia card, running Windows software in Linux, OpenBSD ports, Intel processor packages and...

0 by Andy Hui on 7/21/2002

Buyer's Guide: Value Gaming - July 2002

Today we keep on pace, releasing our second buyer's guide in two weeks. This week we discuss the best way to spend your money if you are looking for...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 7/19/2002

Weekly Hardware Price Guide - CPUs & Video: July 2002 2nd Edition

We are starting to see some of the older P3's and Athlons phase out of the market as their supply decreases .. find out what other surprises are in...

0 by Kristopher Kubicki on 7/14/2002

Buyer's Guide: Value SOHO - July 2002

Returning this week to AnandTech is the once regular buyer's guide. Although our format for the buyer's guide has changed a bit since our last article, the purpose has...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 7/12/2002

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