New enterprise NAS: QNAP presents the TS-1655

The Taiwanese manufacturer QNAP has now presented the new tower NAS TS-1655 to the public. The network storage has a 2.5 GbE network connection and space for twelve 3.5-inch hard drives and four 2.5-inch SSDs. Inside the TS-1655 is an Intel Atom C5125 8-core processor with 2.8 GHz. Intel’s QuickAssist Technology (QAT) is also supported. … Read more

Eco mode built right in: The AMD Ryzen 9 7900 in the test

In the past week, AMD not only presented the Ryzen 7000 series X3D models but also the non-X variants with a TDP of 65 W. AMD raised the TDP to up to 170 W with the first AM5 processors or the X models. The more frugal 65 W series was previously covered by the previous … Read more

Leak: New PlayStation 5 bundles are coming – Hardwareluxx

Even if the availability of the PlayStation 5 is still limited, players have been able to occasionally discover the coveted Sony consoles in stores in the past few days and weeks. In the meantime, however, there is a largely yawning void when you look around in stationary retail. However, consoles can still be ordered on … Read more

Microsoft Surface Laptop SE: The student laptop starts at 299 euros

With a short delay, the Microsoft Surface Laptop SE is now also available in Germany. So far, the entry-level notebook, which was specially developed for schoolchildren and students, was only available in the USA. Starting today, educational institutions can obtain the device from selected specialist dealers and system houses at prices starting at EUR 299. … Read more

Bigger or with a switch display: Razer unveils the new Blade generation

Die CES 2023 is all about new laptops. Almost every manufacturer uses the trade fair in the desert as an opportunity to present their new devices based on Raptor Lake and There’s Lovelace showcase. Of course, Razer with its Blade family can also be missing. On Thursday evening, German time, the next generation for the … Read more

XMG NEO 16 and 17: Next round with Raptor Lake, RTX 4090 and optional Waku

As already for Launch of the new, mobile Intel processors and NVIDIA graphics cards from the GeForce RTX 40 family announced, Schenker Technologies as part of the CES 2023 nun his first two gaming machines presented on the basis of the new components: The XMG NEO 16 and the XMG NEO 17 – both in … Read more

Panasonic Lumix S5II and S5IIX: Panasonic now relies on hybrid phase autofocus

Panasonic offers quite attractive models in the camera sector, but in the eyes of many photographers and videographers, these have so far suffered from their contrast autofocus. With the newly introduced full-frame system cameras Lumix S5II and S5IIX, Panasonic is now heralding a change and is using a hybrid phase detection AF system for the … Read more

iPhone battery replacement: Apple increases prices – Hardwareluxx

The time-consuming process of changing the battery in smartphones has already been criticized in the past. The times when the battery in a mobile phone could be changed within a few seconds are long gone. Anyone who is annoyed by the low capacity or runtime of their own iPhone battery and is considering changing it … Read more

Unpacked and attached: looked at the Philips Hue Perifo Set

The smart home sector continues to experience strong growth, this year also driven by savings potential, for example through smart radiator thermostats. One of the first companies to bring “smart” products to the mass market was Philips with its own Hue lamps. These have been on the market for a number of years now, but … Read more

Huawei MateBook X Pro 2022 in review: The almost perfect ultrabook

In recent years, the Huawei MateBook X Pro has been one of the best Windows Ultrabooks, and we’ve loved it awarded the Excellent Hardware Award. The manufacturer announced at the IFA 2022 in September the latest iteration with a new housing, a larger screen and the latest technology. You can find out how the manufacturer’s … Read more