Gordon Mah UngExecutive Editor, PCWorld

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

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Intel and Micron announce QLC dies, which means SSDs are about to get a lot bigger

Intel and Micron said they're shipping the world's first QLC (Quad-Level Cell) NAND dies to customers, which will enable higher-capacity SSD drives.

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HP Spectre x360 15 review: With Kaby Lake-G, this laptop can do almost anything

HP's Spectre x360 15 sets a new performance bar for mainstream laptops, thanks to its Kaby Lake-G CPU. See what this marriage with Radeon RX Vega can do in our review.

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MSI GS65 Stealth Thin 8RE review: Stylish enough for work and powerful enough for play

The GS65 Stealth Thin features a 6-core Core i7, VR-ready graphics yet still weights just 4 pounds.

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Lenovo Mirage Solo Review: No-wires VR arrives, and it's pretty awesome

The Lenovo Mirage Solo is the the best standalone VR headset today and here's why

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BenQ ScreenBar review: Why didn't someone think of this sooner?

BenQ's ScreenBar is a "desk lamp" that runs off of USB and doesn't use a lick of desk space.

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Dell surveyed 5,763 PC gamers, and this is what they said

Dell's State of Gaming survey of 5,763 PC gamers from 11 countries yields this shocking revelation: PC gamers are people, too.

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AMD Combat Crates help gamers get Radeon GPUs by bundling them with Ryzen hardware

AMD's Combat Crates should help get Radeon cards into PC gamers hands instead of cryptocurrency miners.

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AMD 'boot kits' loan chips to help update motherboards for 2nd-gen Ryzen CPUs

No, AMD won't give you a free chip, but it it will loan you one to help update your BIOS to support its new 2nd-gen Ryzen CPUs and APUs.

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How Intel's 8th-gen CPUs will affect budget gaming laptops

Intel's new 8th-gen CPUs don't necessarily mean lower prices for older gaming laptops, but you'll get more for your money with new budget hardware.

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Ryzen 7 2700X review: AMD's 2nd-gen CPUs nail the sequel

AMD's 2nd-gen Ryzen 7 2700X puts the squeeze on Intel's 8th-gen Coffee Lake CPUs.

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AMD's 2nd-gen Ryzen CPUs are faster, cheaper, and all come with Wraith coolers

AMD's second-generation Ryzen CPUs will launch at significantly cheaper prices than the first-generation chips, and run at higher clock speeds.

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Should you buy a Core i9 laptop?

Can't decide if you need a 6-core Core i9 laptop? Here are main reasons you should and shouldn't buy one.

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Star Wars gift guide: Top picks for fans who are tech geeks

PCWorld's Star Wars gift guide, is for people who are (or are shopping for) Star Wars fans who are also tech geeks. Our top picks range from droids to drones, from LEGOs to ugly sweaters, and even snow globes.

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Intel's Kaby Lake-G mystery: Why Radeon Vega M may be more Polaris than Vega

Intel's hot new Kaby Lake G may actually be based on AMD's older Polaris GPU, despite its Vega M name.

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Budget gamers: You can get some Intel Coffee Lake chips for as little as $42

Intel has quietly released two Pentium Gold and two Celeron Coffee Lake chips that are just the ticket for budget PC builders.