HP Spectre x360 14 vs. MacBook Pro 14: HP still struggles

Mark Coppock / Digital Trends HP released an updated version of its premier consumer laptop, the excellent Spectre x360 14, and it remains one of the best 2-in-1s you can buy. It’s well-made, offers a ton of flexibility, and is one of my favorite laptops I’ve reviewed. But it’s going up against the Apple MacBook … Read more

iPhone error 4013: What it is and how to fix it

While we’re long past the days where a wired USB to Lightning connection was necessary to install iPhone software updates, sometimes it’s still an easier way to go — for example, if you have a limited data connection and no Wi-Fi available. And if you run into the dreaded “iPhone Unavailable” error, you may not … Read more

Should You Turn Your Computer Off at Night?

Many of us spend a sizable portion of our waking hours at or near our computers, whether it’s for work, socializing, or entertainment. Practically the only time we’re not using a computer, it seems, is while we’re asleep. But how should your computer face those night time hours? Leaving a computer on all the time … Read more

This Razer gaming laptop with an RTX 3080 Ti is 48% off

Razer Gamers who are planning to invest in a new gaming laptop should consider the Razer Blade 15. Its version with the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Ti graphics card and 32GB of RAM is on sale for $1,900 instead of $3,600, as it’s currently 48% off from Razer. The $1,700 in savings is among the … Read more

Microsoft might end one of the most annoying GPU wars

Jacob Roach / Digital Trends The never-ending battle between AMD, Nvidia, and Intel doesn’t just involve their graphics cards — it also stretches to their respective upscaling solutions. It’s not all about performance, either, but also the number of games that support them. Microsoft aims to streamline and unify these upscalers, making it easier for … Read more

The cheapest Alienware gaming laptop worth buying today

Jacob Roach / Digital Trends Alienware, Dell’s gaming-focused brand, has made a name for itself among gamers for its powerful and stylish machines, but that also means they’re usually expensive, even with the discounts from gaming laptop deals. Here’s an offer that you probably would think is worth buying though — the Alienware x14 R2 … Read more

How to See Your Frame Rate on Steam Deck

The Steam Deck might have a fancy OS that makes it easy to browse and play Steam games, but it’s essentially just a standard handheld PC. That means anyone with enough tech-savvy can modify the device to their heart’s content, loading different operating systems and playing games outside the Steam library without many restrictions. One … Read more

How to Format SD cards on Mac (and Common Issues and Fixes)

SD cards are incredibly versatile and can be used across a wide range of devices. However, most SD cards need to be formatted before they can be properly used on a new laptop or camera. If you don’t format the card, you’ll likely run into compatibility issues and problems storing all your files. Formatting is … Read more

How to Reset an iPad: Soft Reset, Force Restart, and More

When it comes to reliable hardware, few brands are as respected as Apple. Its lineup of iPhones, iPads, and MacBook’s are among the best on the market, and they’re known to run for years without encountering any serious issues. However, not even Apple is perfect – and every so often, you’ll need to reset your … Read more

This 15-inch Acer Chromebook is fantastic value at just $149

Acer It’s highly recommended that you check out Chromebook deals if you want to buy a new laptop for a very affordable price. Here’s one from Walmart that’s going to give you excellent value for money — the Acer Chromebook 315 for just $149 instead of its original price of $179, for savings of $30. … Read more