When looking at CPUs the most important specs are: Cores:¬† The 'brain' of a processor, a Core is capable of working on one discrete task while the other core(s) does something else. Most laptop CPUs have two cores, but some of the higher-performance models have four cores. With 8th Gen Core, mainstream Core i5 and... Continue Reading →

Common abbreviations and their meanings

CPU = central processing unit or processor. ¬†Graphics/ Gaming GPU = graphics processing unit, graphics card, video card. iGPU = integrated graphics or integrated graphics card. dGPU = dedicated graphics or dedicated graphics card. VRAM = memory which is used by a video card. FPS = frames per second.   Memory/Storage RAM = random access... Continue Reading →

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