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This Is How HP’s $2900 Gaming Laptop Performs

This Is How HP’s $2900 Gaming Laptop Performs

Image: Alex Walker/Kotaku A little while ago, HP sent in one of their latest gaming laptops. It’s been a while since we’d played around with one and it afforded the opportunity to ask a pretty reasonable question: in 2017, how much gaming performance do you get for $2900?

How Much Will Your Old CPU Slow Down Your GTX 1060 Or RX 480?

How Much Will Your Old CPU Slow Down Your GTX 1060 Or RX 480?

It’s always easier to replace a video card than it is a CPU and motherboard, so it’s not surprising to find people with a GTX 1060 or RX 480 surrounded by comparatively ancient components. These setups are sacrificing some performance by bottle-necking their GPU, sure, but exactly how much is…