Cisco Cheng

Cisco Cheng is PC Magazine's lead analyst for laptops and tablet PCs. He is responsible for benchmarking, reviewing, and evaluating all laptops and tablet PCs. Cisco started with PC Magazine in 1999 as a support technician, testing printers, PC components, networking equipment, and software. He became the lead analyst for the laptop team in 2003 and since has written numerous reviews, buyer guides, and feature stories for both PCMag.com and the print magazine.

Intel Posts Mobile Processor Prices for Laptops, Ultralow-Voltage Chips

Intel posted new prices for Intel's mobile processors, including its latest low-voltage and ultralow-voltage processors, the LV Intel Core 2 Duo L7700, L7500 and L7300.The LV Intel Core 2...

Features, or Services, Shine in Dell Vostro 1500

What do you get when you strip a Dell Inspiron laptop of its colors, remove all the trial software, and add a full range of support services for small...

Panasonic Ultraportables Get Powerful Upgrades

Not all Panasonic Toughbooks are big briefcases, made to withstand the worst that nature has to throw at them. The company also manufactures a series of business-rugged Toughbooks—some of...

Dell Releases New Power Laptops

Dells Inspiron laptop line wouldnt be complete without a variety of screen-size options. In addition to the Inspiron 1420 (which we just reviewed), Dell is also announcing the Inspiron...

Toshiba Announces New Gaming, AMD Laptops

Toshiba is already a serious contender in the laptop market, and the company is looking to expand its laptop line by jumping on the AMD bandwagon to keep up...

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