Tag Archives: Laptops Help

New Origin EON17-SLX

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The new Origin EON17-SLX can easily replace your desktop computer, because essentially it has the power of a desktop. Origin has opted to put a full desktop chip rather than a quad-core CPU into this laptop. While you get smokin’ gaming speeds, you will also need an extension cord because this baby sucks power. Then […]


Checking iPad Pro Stylus Battery

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Checking the battery on your iPad Pro laptop stylus battery can be inconvenient, but they actually offer an easy way, they just hid it in the Notification Center. Go to the Notification Center. Tap Edit at the bottom of the screen Tap Plus next to Batteries In line with Batteries is a three-line icon. Drag […]


Best Laptops $250 and Under

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With gift giving season underway you may be looking to give someone the awesome gift of a laptop, but don’t really want to break the bank. Here are a few that will give you a good laptop at under $250, according to Gizmodo. Acer Aspire E15 HP Stream 11 ASUS EeeBook X205TA ASUS Transformer Book […]


Happy Thanksgiving!

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All of us here at LapTopsHelp hope all you lap top fans out there have a wonderful holiday filled with family and friends, warmth and laughter. Leave your laptop at home today and enjoy the people around you. It’ll be there tomorrow! Happy Thanksgiving!  


MSI Releases New Heroes of the Storm Skinned Laptops

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This past weekend, the Taiwan computer manufacturer MSI debuted its new Heroes of the Storm skinned laptops. The popular Blizzard online multiplayer game worked in conjunction with MSI to create the skins for three of its G-series gaming rigs — the GT80, the GE62 Apache, and the GT72 Dominator. The new versions are being released […]


Yearning for the Old ThinkPad?

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Lenovo is looking for input on its idea to bring a retro-style ThinkPad to the market. The proposed model has a boxy shape, blinking status lights, exposed screws and a rubberized covering, but will be a slimmer 18mm thick, rather than the original 56mm. It would have a real-key QWERTY keyboard, a middle nub for […]


New Microsoft Surface Book Problems

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Purchasers of the new Microsoft Surface Book have been reporting problems with the computer freezing up while in use. The only fix so far is to shut down the computer. We all know how agonizingly frustrating computer freezes are – all of your work lost and having to be redone. Even with frequent autosaves, there […]


Google Giving Goodies Away

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In an obvious effort to get Google device owners to delve deeper into what Google offers, they are enticing users with free goodies. If you own Chromecast, a Chromebook or Android device you just need to verify ownership and collect your freebies. Google is giving away things like Play store credit and free movies. Head […]


Chrome OS Not Being Phased Out

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When the Wall Street Journal made the announcement last week that the Chrome OS was going to be folded into Android, a lot of people panicked. However, Google has since commented on the statement, making it clear that Chrome OS and Chromebook is not going away. Both systems have their strengths and weaknesses. Google says […]


Ranking Microsoft Tech Support

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With Microsoft just bringing the Surface Pro to market, in addition to already offering four models of 2-in-1s, some have wondered how their tech support fares for those having issues and questions. The folks at laptopmag.com wondered the same thing and put Microsoft techies to the test. It looks like they did pretty well, scoring […]