Scan's TekSpek

Our Aim
To provide you with an overview on New And existing technologies, hopefully helping you understand the changes in the technology. Together with the overviews we hope to bring topical issues to light from a series of independent reviewers saving you the time And hassle of fact finding over the web.

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TekSpek Laptops
Gaming Laptops
Gaming Laptops
Date Issued: 16/10/2017

Gaming on PCs used to be restricted to desktop computers equipped with a dedicated graphics card connected to a display, much in the same way that a games console works with a TV. Recent advances in technology have enabled manufacturers to equip laptops with increasing levels of graphics power without them being too bulky or heavy.

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Netbooks and Nettops
Netbooks and Nettops
Date Issued: 20/11/2008

This TekSpek explains what netbooks and nettops are, how they work, where you'll find them, and what the future holds for low-cost computers.

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UMPCs and MIDs
UMPCs and MIDs
Date Issued: 21/10/2008

This TekSpek explains what UMPCs and MIDs are, how they work, where you’ll find them, and what the future holds for the small, portable-computer devices.

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Laptops
Laptops
Date Issued: 21/10/2008

Laptop sales are booming, with industry analysts predicting that up to 70-million units will be shipped in 2006. The figure’s seto to rise by over 15% in the next 3 years, so laptops are seriously big business.

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LaptopRAM
LaptopRAM
Date Issued: 21/10/2008

For many people reading this TekSpek, opening up a desktop PC and upgrading it, or even building one from scratch, isn’t that big a deal. If you know what goes where, it’s not all that hard. However, there seems to be some form of stigma surrounding laptops when it comes to upgrading them. There need not be, though.

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