laptop

  1. R

    Log yet another portable pc / laptop thingy

    This is yet another more or less mobile pc type project of which there a few now. The goal is to build an easily upgradeable laptop/portable pc suitable for running a virtual machine with gpu passthrough. Total power target is around 400W. This one is more of feasibility test or tech...
  2. rcodi

    CPU Comet Lake Mobile BGA to LGA CPUs

    Linus had a video on this a while back that exposed this to a wider audience, and it looks like the same seller now has 10th gen options so I'm curious if anyone has played with one of these yet (any generation)? Apparently they provide a modded BIOS for your specific board (if compatible) so...
  3. timginter

    2x 2.5'' NAS from old Windows laptop

    I was looking into buying a NAS and was surprised how bulky they are. Then I thought about making my own, but after some reading it felt like more faff than it was worth. Then I re-purposed my old Lenovo X230 laptop as a proof of concept - worked great: 2-bay (with the right laptop) very small...
  4. Analogue Blacksheep

    Need advice looking for a gaming laptop under £600/$800 (July 2020)

    Hello all, I've got a close friend moving to another country soon and I need some suggestions. It's for playing games like Halo MCC, some older RTS's and contemporary indie games. The problem is that I don't know that much when it comes to laptops and what work, especially considering the price...
  5. _ONE_

    REVIVE_BOX x230, or when a laptop become a (long) NUC

    HI everyone, welcome . Here's one of my "small project" that have been done in 48H, this is an idea i had a long time ago, i've finally decided to build it. this is about custom laptop "creation", I know it isn't a desktop thing, but it's is still a small form factor thing. So, here's the...
  6. Jaw

    Project: TrueBook

    So we will revive the Soviet mining modding the following configuration is planned: Motherboard: ASROCK H110TM-ITX CPU: INTEL Pentium G4400 CPU fan: Intel BXHTS1155LP RAM: DDR4 16Gb Wi-fi adapter: INTEL 9260NGW NGFF SSD: KingSpec M2 2242 NGFF 120Gb The project is planned as a cross between...
  7. Reldey

    DIY Laptop Idea?

    Hey so I just got an email about the new Pi-top device. It is a laptop-designed case for a raspberry pi. It has a thick, clamshell design that I think could be re-purposed into a DIY laptop, using an STX system with appropriate ventilation and mounting mods. The screen is attached via HDMI...
  8. SFF Scrub

    Motherboard MXM Motherboards

    I have this fantasy project to be able to build my own modular laptop (cpu and gpu mainly). In a perfect world I would use desktop grade parts, but I am only one person and I don't have a lifetime to design this project, so I was attempting to look into MXM mobos / GPUs, but I can't really find...
  9. B

    Prebuilt $850 i5 GTX1060 6gb laptop

    Hello guys. I want to buy a gaming laptop. So i was searching about budget ones, and I just found a really cheap i5 6300hq+GTX1060 6gb one, from a Chinese brand called Hasee. It seems like Hasee is a really famous brand in China, the 2nd biggest chinese pc manufacture. Here is the model...
  10. ColorZepppelin

    Prototype Monolith Laptop by colorzeppelin (24" screen, desktop components & mechanical keyboard)

    Greetings wonderful people here on SFF, My name is Chris and I've been developing a laptop concept (admittedly slowly). The main idea is for a truly portable laptop with desktop parts, that doesn't break the bank and can be transported by plane (as carry-on luggage) just like you would a normal...
  11. Tek Everything

    Accessory Razer Core Pricing Revealed... Is it worth it?

    Razer has announced the pricing for the Core external graphics dock. It will cost $499 new, or $399 if purchased with the new Razer Blade Stealth laptop. They also revealed that the core will work with other laptops/desktops sporting a Thunderbolt 3.1 port. What do you guys think about the...
  12. R3venger

    Slim PC build under 25mm

    Hello guys, girls, ladies and gentlemen, This is my first post in this forum. I had an idea about a small system, which could be attached behind a screen or perhaps ( maybe its possible) to attach a display to this build. I´m planning to build a Pc with a Thin-ITX-motherboard, an intel 45w or...