Review: The Asus G751JY-DB72 is one heck of a gaming laptop

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If you’re in the market for a high-end gaming laptop, we’d recommend considering Asus 17-inch G751JY family. While they aren’t the newest systems available, they offer G-Sync and a GTX 980M, good thermals, and fairly quiet operation.

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Rumor: Apple to debut Bluetooth earbuds alongside 'iPhone 7,' with truly wireless left & right earpieces

Article Image Apple is said to be working on a new pair of high-end Bluetooth headphones that will be completely wireless, meaning separate earpieces for the left and right side without a wire connecting them, according to a new rumor.

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Apple Stores expand high-end audio offering with Devialet Phantom 'implosive' speakers

Article Image High-end French audio firm Devialet on Tuesday announced immediate availability of its highly acclaimed, just-under-$2,000 Phantom Implosive Sound Center at select U.S. Apple Stores, with wide availability to follow in 2016.

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iPad Pro predicted to drive $2.4B in near-term revenue for Apple

Article Image Apple’s newly launched high-end iPad Pro is expected to make a big splash for the company, with one analyst forecasting the 12.9-inch tablet to be a $2.4 billion revenue opportunity in its first three months alone.

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Intel reportedly prepping 10-core Broadwell-E processors with 25MB L3 cache

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Intel may be prepping a 10-core Broadwell-E variant for the high-end market — with new eight and six-core chips coming as well.

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Microsoft debuts Lumia 950 & 950XL phones, Display Dock, Band 2 fitness tracker

Article Image In addition to showing off new Surfaces, Microsoft on Tuesday also revealed two high-end Lumia smartphones, a redesigned Band fitness tracker, and a Display Dock for Windows 10’s Continuum feature.

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Microsoft unveils Surface Book laptop with Intel Skylake, discrete Nvidia GPU

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Microsoft has finally gone and done it — it’s made a high-end laptop. The new Surface Book, unveiled today at Microsoft’s Windows 10 Devices event in Manhattan, marks a turning point for the 40-year-old company.

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Buyers skew towards higher-capacity iPhones, iPhone Upgrade Program shows early popularity

Article Image iPhone shoppers are increasingly favoring high-end, 64- and 128-gigabyte models, and showing strong early interest in Apple’s new interest-free iPhone Upgrade Program, data from an RBC Capital Markets survey suggests.

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The traditional smartphone flagship is sinking, but don’t count it out just yet

Smartphones are getting cheaper all the time. Sales of high-end $700 or $800 flagships are generally declining. More people are bypassing carriers and buying directly from OEMs, or picking up unlocked devices from online retailers. Could we be looking at the end of the traditional, expensive flagship phone? Can Samsung, LG, or even Apple keep asking us to pay big bucks for their latest offerings?

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Deals: $600 off 15" MacBook Pro; $480 off 128GB iPad Air LTE, $245-$360 off all new 15" MacBook Pros with AppleCare

For the next 72 hours, readers can grab Apple’s high-end 15″ MacBook Pro (mid-2014) for $1,899 ($600 off), unlocked 128GB iPad Air WiFi+ LTE models for $449 ($480 off), $245-$360 discounts on all mid-2015 15″ MacBook Pros with AppleCare, and a completely maxed out 11″ MacBook Air with AppleCare & two free accessories for $1,089.

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MediaTek makes it official: New Helio X20 packs 10 cores, three CPU clusters

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MediaTek has taken the lid off its new Helio X20 SoC and the chip is unabashedly aimed at the high-end of the market — but MediaTek is going to have to do some substantial back-end work to make its deca-core darling work effectively in shipping hardware.

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Eight pounds of computing muscle car: Hands on with the HP ZBook 17 G2

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What do you get if mobile performance is your goal, and you’re willing to pay up for it? An HP ZBook 17 G2 with high-end GPU. We go hands on with one and share our findings.

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Customers line up at boutique fashion retailers, Japanese electronics stores for Apple Watch debut

Prospective Apple Watch buyers are queuing up outside high-end fashion outlets scheduled carry the device on launch day, an odd scene for those accustomed to seeing those same lines at Apple’s own stores for a big product debut.



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Best laptops for engineers: When work requires a real workstation

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Next to gamers, engineers put the most stress on laptop performance. Excellent displays, high-end graphics, and plenty of RAM are the norm. We examine some of the very best laptops that can do the work a typical engineer requires on the road.

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HP to replace audio vendor Beats with Bang & Olufsen

Hewlett-Packard on Tuesday announced high-end audio equipment maker Bang & Olufsen will be lending its expertise to upcoming products, a partnership forged after Apple last year declined to extend a longstanding Beats tie-up.



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Smartphone shipments topped 1.2 billion in 2014, Samsung's share plummeted in face of Apple gains

Squeezed at the high-end of the market by Apple, and also at the low-end by cheaper Chinese alternatives, Samsung saw its share of the total smartphone market shrink in 2014, even as overall smartphone shipments grew to new heights.



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Rumor: Unique display to showcase Apple Watch at high-end Paris department store

In yet another sign of how Apple may market its upcoming wearable device to the high-end fashion market, the Apple Watch is rumored to be featured in a display inside Paris’s Galeries Lafayette.



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Nvidia launches GTX 980M, almost closing the laptop-desktop performance gap

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Today, Nvidia is unveiling the GTX 980M and GTX 970M — the first high-end mobile parts based on the new GM204 Maxwell GPU core. With the Maxwell-based mobile GPUs, Nvidia is claiming that the 980M now has 75% the performance of its desktop counterpart — meaning there are now laptops that are truly capable of high-fps 1080p gaming.

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In-depth review: Apple's 4.7-inch iPhone 6 running iOS 8

After establishing iPhone 5s as a “forward thinking” high-end luxury device a year ago, Apple is now enhancing its eighth generation of iPhone with a broad range of new and improved hardware components, inside a slimmer new case design with a much larger, higher-resolution display.



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