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Dell XPS 15 (2017) review: Kaby Lake and a 4K display make a difference



Dell’s XPS 15 is proof that iterations—no matter how small—still matter. Externally, even owners of the previous XPS 15 would be hard-pressed to tell the difference between new and old.The ports are the same, the keyboard and the trackpad are the same and, well, just about external thing with the XPS 15 looks identical. Yet the internal changes make this year’s XPS 15 a markedly better laptop than last year’s. IDG/Gordon Mah Ung
The keyboard on the XPS 15 appears unchanged, which isn’t a good thing because it’s still slightly too small.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

MacBook 2017 review

Apple's third-generation Macbook offers a performance boost with Intel's Kaby Lake and lower prices.

Focal Spark Wireless in-ear headphone review: Audiophile sound at a budget price

The French manufacturer's in-ear-headphones will bathe you in intoxicating audiophile sound and a smart set of accessories without breaking your budget. And they won't fall off while you run.

Focal Spark in-ear-headphones review: Refined audio and French style on a budget

These modestly priced headphones sound leaps and bounds beyond their price tag.

Mingis on Tech: Is the new iPad Pro enterprise-ready?

Apple's top-end tablet hardware was already workplace worthy, but iOS still required some workarounds for things to go smoothly. iOS 11 may change that when it arrives later this year.

Galaxy S8 and S8+ case roundup: Protect your investment in style

A phone this expensive deserves some protectionImage by Jason Cipriani/IDGSamsung’s Galaxy S8 and S8+ are two of the best-looking devices we’ve ever seen.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

Wemo Wi-Fi Smart Dimmer review: Smart lighting, plus a snazzy dimmer

This in-wall dimmer switch gives your room an instant upgrade.