The latest laptop news from High Performance Laptops. Includes anything and everything to do with mobile computing and related accessories.

  • Gigabyte Unveils Train-Your-Own LLM and Ai Assistant at Computex (Full Keynote)

    Gigabyte Unveils Train-Your-Own LLM and Ai Assistant at Computex (Full Keynote)

    Gigabyte has announced Gigabyte AI TOP – a new technology that let’s you train your own Ai LLM – on day one of Computex 2024. Gigabyte AI TOP is an all-round technology for Ai models to be trained on your own PC. It features an AI TOP Utility, AI TOP Hardware and the AI TOP…


  • Computex 2024: New Business and Productivity Laptops Launched By MSI

    Computex 2024: New Business and Productivity Laptops Launched By MSI

    MSI has launched new Prestige and Summit-branded business and productivity laptops at Computex 2024. The unveiling took place alongside the launch of new gaming laptops and featured new devices using Intel Lunar Lake and AMD Ryzen Ai 300 processors. Both the Prestige and Summit laptops use the forthcoming Intel Core Ultra Lunar Lake processors which…


  • MSI Unveils New AMD Ryzen 300 Ai, Lunar Lake and Mercedes Gaming Laptops Plus Claw Handhelds at Computex 2024

    MSI Unveils New AMD Ryzen 300 Ai, Lunar Lake and Mercedes Gaming Laptops Plus Claw Handhelds at Computex 2024

    MSI has announced the launch of several, next-gen Ai+ gaming (and business productivity) laptops, which feature the latest Intel and AMD processors, at Computex 2024. The laptops have over 100 TOPS of Ai computing power, support more than 500 Ai models and are optimized to run on Intel Core Ultra and Ryzen AI 300 Series…


  • Intel Launches Lunar Lake Processors

    Intel Launches Lunar Lake Processors

    Intel announced its new Lunar Lake processors at its pre-Computex, 2024, Tech Tour in Taipei. The two-day event demonstrated how every element of the 14th-Gen Meteor Lake CPU had been upgraded and tuned with an eye on maximising peak performance, power efficiency and performance-per-Watt. We’ve spread extensive coverage across High Performance Laptops and iTWire. Here…


  • Intel’s New Lunar Lake Processor Explained

    Intel’s New Lunar Lake Processor Explained

    Intel recently held its third Tech Tour in Taipei, right before Computex, in order to announce to its next-gen processor, codenamed, Lunar Lake, to the world. Despite initially looking like it might be a simple evolutionary upgrade over the previous Meteor Lake processor architecture, it quickly became apparent that it was actually more like a…


  • Intel Lunar Lake CPU ‘Lion Cove’ Performance Cores Explained

    Intel Lunar Lake CPU ‘Lion Cove’ Performance Cores Explained

    At Intel’s Taipei 2004 Tech Tour, Ori Lempel, a Senior P-core Principal Engineer, gave a deep-dive presentation on how the new ‘Lion Cove’ architecture worked and why HyperThreading is no longer desirable. The presentation is one of several deep dives we’ll be publishing from Intel’s Tech Tour. For a more deeps dives and more-general overviews…


  • Why Lunar Lake’s New E Cores Are So Important

    Why Lunar Lake’s New E Cores Are So Important

    At Intel’s Tech Tour in Taipei, Intel Fellow and Lead Architect, Stephen Robinson, gave a deep-dive presentation into why Efficiency cores were now so important to Intel’s forthcoming Lunar Lake processors. All workloads will attempt to be directed towards the new ‘Skymont’ E-core architecture using new ‘Thread Director’ technology. This helps the new Lunar Lake…


  • Intel Leaders Answer Questions About Arm-Based CoPilot+ PCs and Laptops

    Intel Leaders Answer Questions About Arm-Based CoPilot+ PCs and Laptops

    While the official unveiling of Intel’s Lunar Lake processor architecture has been on the cards for some time, there’s little doubt that the combined Microsoft-Qualcomm CoPilot+ PC announcement of the previous week initially stole some of its thunder. That didn’t last long, though. To Intel’s credit, its Lunar Lake keynote presentation, at its 2024 Intel…


  • Intel’s New Xe2 Lunar Lake GPU Explained

    Intel’s New Xe2 Lunar Lake GPU Explained

    At Intel’s Taipei Tech Tour, High Performance Laptops was treated to a number of presentations on the forthcoming Luna Lake processor. In this presentation, Intel Fellow, ‘TAP,’ goes through the benefits of the new integrated Xe2 GPU architecture.


  • AMD Opens Computex 2024 By Unveiling Next-Gen AI Accelerators and Processors

    AMD Opens Computex 2024 By Unveiling Next-Gen AI Accelerators and Processors

    In the Computex 2024 opening keynote, AMD Chair and CEO, Dr. Lisa Su, unveiled new products set to lead the next era of AI-powered experiences. AMD is furthering its commitment to unparalleled performance, efficiency, and innovation with new technology including cutting-edge processors and an expanded data center accelerator roadmap. During the keynote, Dr. Su was…


  • Lenovo Announces Big EoFY Laptop Sale Discounts

    Lenovo Announces Big EoFY Laptop Sale Discounts

    Ahead of the ‘End of Financial Year,’ Lenovo is offering discounts of up to 50 per cent off across its range of IdeaPad, Legion, Yoga, and ThinkPad devices. You can see a full list of the discounted prices below:   NAME RRP SALE PRICE DiscountUP TO % ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 11 3779 2645 30% T14s Gen 4…


  • Getac Announces New Ai-Ready Rugged Laptop 

    Getac Announces New Ai-Ready Rugged Laptop 

    The brand new S510 combines artificial intelligence (AI)-ready technology with rugged build quality and a 15.6-inch screen for optimal productivity in a wide range of utility scenarios. News in brief: Getac has announced the launch of its brand-new AI-ready S510 rugged laptop, specifically designed to meet the unique needs of the utility industry. This advanced laptop…


  • Asus Unveils Vivobook S 15 Copilot+ Laptop

    Asus Unveils Vivobook S 15 Copilot+ Laptop

    Asus has collaborated with Microsoft and Qualcomm to, “Deliver the best Ai user experience ever with an ultrathin and lightweight 15.6-inch OLED laptop.”  Key Points Asus, in collaboration with Microsoft and Qualcomm, has today announced its first foray into the next generation of AI-powered computing with the sleek Vivobook S 15, available for pre-order today…


  • Dell introduces new Copilot+ AI PCs

    Dell introduces new Copilot+ AI PCs

    New Dell AI PCs powered by Snapdragon X Elite and Snapdragon X Plus bring exceptional performance, groundbreaking battery life and AI experiences. There’s no doubt the AI PC revolution is here. We’re as excited now about the future of the PC as we were when Michael Dell founded the company 40 years ago. New transformative AI experiences…


  • HP announces new Copilot+ laptops 

    HP announces new Copilot+ laptops 

    HP unveiled a new class of next-generation AI PCs at Microsoft’s AI Vision event – the new OmniBook X AI PC and HP EliteBook Ultra AI PC. These are HP’s first, next-gen AI PCs built from the ground up with the latest ARM architecture to harness the most powerful AI technologies. (HP has also announced significant rebranding…


  • Intel’s new Lunar Lake processors to arrive in Q3 2024

    Intel’s new Lunar Lake processors to arrive in Q3 2024

    Intel has announced that its upcoming client processors (code-named Lunar Lake) will power more than 80 new laptop designs across more than 20 original equipment manufacturers, delivering AI performance at a global scale for Copilot+ PCs. Building on the success of the Intel Core Ultra processors, Lunar Lake is expected to be a groundbreaking mobile…


  • Acer announces its first Copilot+ PC – the Swift 14 Ai laptop

    Acer announces its first Copilot+ PC – the Swift 14 Ai laptop

    COMPANY NEWS: Powered by Snapdragon X Series platforms, the Acer Swift 14 AI ushers in a new AI era with brand new experiences. Editor’s Summary: Acer today launched its first Copilot+ PC with the Swift 14 AI laptop, in collaboration with Microsoft and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., ushering in a new AI era with brand new…


  • Lenovo introduces new Yoga Slim 7x and ThinkPad T14s laptops

    Lenovo introduces new Yoga Slim 7x and ThinkPad T14s laptops

    Lenovo has launched new Lenovo Yoga Slim 7x and Lenovo ThinkPad T14s (Gen 6) laptops – its first, next-gen Copilot+ PCs powered by Snapdragon X Elite processors. Lenovo ThinkPad T14s Gen 6 Powered by Qualcomm Technologies’ new Snapdragon X Elite processor, featuring the 12-core Qualcomm Oryon CPU, Qualcomm Adreno GPU and a dedicated Qualcomm Hexagon NPU (neural processing unit), the new laptops deliver,…


  • Introducing Copilot+ PCs

    Introducing Copilot+ PCs

    Today, at a special event on our new Microsoft campus, we introduced the world to a new category of Windows PCs designed for AI, Copilot+ PCs.    Copilot+ PCs are the fastest, most intelligent Windows PCs ever built. With powerful new silicon capable of an incredible 40+ TOPS (trillion operations per second), all–day battery life and access to the most advanced AI…


  • MSI Introduces its ‘Ai Era of Computing’ Laptops

    MSI Introduces its ‘Ai Era of Computing’ Laptops

    MSI showed-off its forthcoming range of Ai laptops at an event in Melbourne recently and High Performance Laptops was there to check it out. The event kicked-off with opening remarks from Jerry Lu, MSI’s ANZ Country Manager. He pointed out that 2024 is the 20th anniversary of MSI entering the laptop market. He noted that…