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Every quarter we like to take a look at the market and offer a summary for a quick recommendation list of laptops. The major announcement of note over the last quarter was the introduction of the 8th Generation Intel Core CPUs for notebooks, which is significant in that it finally brings the option of quad-core laptops in the 15-Watt U series. Prior to this, anyone wanting more than two cores, and four threads, would have had to step up to the 45-Watt H series, which is generally only found in larger notebooks around 15.6-inches or so. However the rollout of the 8th Gen quads is a bit slow, so not everyone has them available right now. Laptop Recommendations Q3 2017 Segment Model Starting Price (As of writing) Low Cost...

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: March 2001 2nd Edition

The downward trend continues, as CPU prices for both Intel and AMD are headed south and NVIDIA products become more affordable with the announcement of the GeForce3. ATI and...

0 by Manveer Wasson on 3/23/2001

VIA's KT133A - Overclocking w/ the 133MHz FSB: The "Issue"

While some have reported outstanding success with overclocking their Athlon CPUs using the 133MHz FSB courtesy of the VIA KT133A chipset, there have been a surprising amount of failures...

0 by Mike Andrawes on 3/20/2001

Weekly Memory & Motherboard Price Guide: March 2001 2nd Edition

More motherboards than you can imagine and memory prices on the rise again. Have you missed the perfect time to buy more memory or are lower prices on...

0 by Kiran Venkatesh on 3/16/2001

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: March 2001 1st Edition

The Athlon hits 1.3GHz and takes your wallet with it, the Pentium 4 continues to drop, and we see a new card from ATI. That, and much more...

0 by Manveer Wasson on 3/9/2001

Heatsink Guide - AnandTech's new Testing Methodology

It has been over a year since we introduced our first official Heatsink Testing Methodology and kicked off our cooler roundups. Now, with CPUs running hotter than ever...

1 by Tillmann Steinbrecher on 3/6/2001

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: February 2001 2nd Edition

Cheap Athlons, ATI's Radeon LE, and the post-launch effects of NVIDIA's upcoming GeForce3: all in this week's price guide.

0 by Manveer Wasson on 2/23/2001

Weekly Memory & Motherboard Price Guide: February 2001 2nd Edition

The memory price-drop-fest continues through yet another week. As we've stated countless times, now is the time to upgrade your memory. However very little change is seen...

0 by Kiran Venkatesh on 2/17/2001

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: February 2001 1st Edition

In this installment of our weekly price guide, we have some pleasant surprises. Appearing this week for AMD is the Athlon-C core with 266MHz support, while Intel shows significant...

0 by Manveer Wasson on 2/9/2001

Weekly Memory & Motherboard Price Guide: February 2001 1st Edition

If you're tired of swapping to disk, now is the time to upgrade your memory since SDRAM prices have hit a new low. Check out this week's price...

0 by Kiran Venkatesh on 2/2/2001

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: January 2001 2nd Edition

Looking for best buys when it comes to memory and motherboards? AnandTech's latest feature gives you the best prices, the best buys, and the best places to buy your...

0 by Manveer Wasson on 1/27/2001

Weekly Memory & Motherboard Price Guide: January 2001 2nd Edition

Looking for best buys when it comes to memory and motherboards? AnandTech's latest feature gives you the best prices, the best buys, and the best places to buy your...

0 by Kiran Venkatesh on 1/19/2001

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: January 2001 1st Edition

Looking for best buys on CPUs and video cards? AnandTech's latest feature gives you the best prices, the best buys, and the best places to buy your next upgrade.

0 by Manveer Wasson on 1/12/2001

Weekly Memory & Motherboard Price Guide: January 2001 1st Edition

Looking for best buys when it comes to memory and motherboards? AnandTech's latest feature gives you the best prices, the best buys, and the best places to buy your...

0 by Kiran Venkatesh on 1/5/2001

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: December 2000 2nd Edition

Looking for best buys on CPUs and video cards? AnandTech's latest feature gives you the best prices, the best buys, and the best places to buy your next upgrade.

0 by Manveer Wasson on 12/29/2000

Buyer's Guide: High-End Systems - December 2000

Looking to build a powerful new system, but can't quite figure out what should go in? Let AnandTech guide the way with the Buyer's Guide for High-End Systems...

0 by Mike Andrawes on 12/24/2000

Weekly Memory & Motherboard Price Guide: December 2000 2nd Edition

Looking for best buys when it comes to memory and motherboards? AnandTech's latest feature gives you the best prices, the best buys, and the best places to buy your...

0 by Kiran Venkatesh on 12/22/2000

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: 5th Edition

It is that time of the week again when AnandTech takes that hard work out of holiday shopping and presents you with the lowest prices on CPUs and video...

0 by Matthew Witheiler on 12/15/2000

Weekly Memory and Motherboard Price Guide: 4th Edition

Looking for best buys when it comes to memory and motherboards? AnandTech's latest feature gives you the best prices, the best buys and the best places to buy your...

0 by Vlad Trishkin on 12/1/2000

Buyer's Guide: Value Systems - November 2000

Looking to build the system that will give you the most bang for the buck? The AnandTech Buyer's Guide for value systems is exactly what you need to...

0 by Mike Andrawes on 11/25/2000

Weekly CPU & Video Card Price Guide: 3rd Edition

With the incredible success of the first two editions of the Weekly Price Guide, AnandTech is bringing you an improved third edition with all of the best prices and...

0 by Vlad Trishkin on 11/24/2000

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