Gordon Mah Ung

Executive Editor

One of founding fathers of hardcore tech reporting, Gordon has been covering PCs and components since 1998.

Hands-on with the Asus ROG Zephyrus S, a superportable 15-inch gaming laptop

The best laptops: Premium laptops, cheap laptops, 2-in-1s, and more
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The best laptops: Premium laptops, cheap laptops, 2-in-1s, and more

Our top picks feature the best tech advances in portable PCs, from new CPUs and GPUs to new materials, and include laptops from HP, Dell, and Apple.

The Full Nerd special episode: Diving deep into 2nd-gen Threadripper with AMD's Jim Anderson

The Full Nerd special episode: Diving deep into 2nd-gen Threadripper with AMD's Jim Anderson

In this episode of The Full Nerd, AMD senior vice president Jim Anderson stops by to dive deep into 2nd-gen Threadripper CPUs.

2nd Gen Threadripper 2990WX review: AMD's 32-core CPU is insanely fast but not for everyone

2nd Gen Threadripper 2990WX review: AMD's 32-core CPU is insanely fast but not for everyone

AMD's 32-core Threadripper 2990WX offers an insane amount of threads and performance in the right hands. In the wrong hands, it's just a waste.

AMD's 32-core Threadripper dares Intel to match it on cores and price

AMD's 32-core Threadripper dares Intel to match it on cores and price

AMD throws out four new 2nd-gen Ryzen Threadripper CPUs, ranging from 32 cores to 12 cores, and all priced to kill Intel.

Final day: Win a signed limited edition Core i7-8086K CPU

Final day: Win a signed limited edition Core i7-8086K CPU

Here's your chance to win what could be the most unique Core i7 CPU around: A limited edition Core i7-8086K signed by Intel's Gregory M. Bryant

AMD brings overclocking to the masses with its Ryzen B450 chipset

AMD brings overclocking to the masses with its Ryzen B450 chipset

AMD has launched its Ryzen B450 chipset, which offers high-end features like overclocking at mass-market prices.

Laptop buyer's guide: What to get when everything's on sale
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Laptop buyer's guide: What to get when everything's on sale

Planning to shop for a laptop during back-to-school sales? Here's how to spot a great deal among the ho-hum ones.

How to pick the best CPU for your next laptop

How to pick the best CPU for your next laptop

What's the best CPU for your next laptop? We'll help you pick Core i7 vs. Core i5, Pentium N or Celeron U.

The throttled MacBook Pro: Discussing the heat problems with Apple’s new laptop

The throttled MacBook Pro: Discussing the heat problems with Apple’s new laptop

The MacBook Pro's Core i9 CPU has come under fire (figuratively) for its performance. Our editors have some early thoughts and testing results on the laptop's CPU throttling.

How to pick the best gaming laptop GPU
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How to pick the best gaming laptop GPU

The GPU in a gaming laptop matters, so here's everything you need to know about picking the right one for 720p, 1080p, or 1440p gaming, as well as esports.

Here's how fast the 2018 MacBook Pro 15 will be

Here's how fast the 2018 MacBook Pro 15 will be

Apple finally boards the 8th-gen Core i7 train, and we already know how fast the 2018 MacBook Pro 15 will be.

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