Vergecast: the weird laptops of Computex, new Intel and AMD chips, and a WWDC preview

This week on The Vergecast, Nilay Patel, Dieter Bohn, and Paul Miller discuss all the new laptops revealed at Computex 2019, the new processor chips from Intel and AMD, and what we’re expecting at Apple’s WWDC next week. In between all of that, we give you updates on the T-Mobile and Sprint merger, 5G connectivity, and Paul’s weekly segment “ATX? more like late-TX,” so keep listening to stay informed. Stories discussed this week: Laptops are getting weird and wonderful Twin River is Intel’s attempt to build a dual-screen laptop out…

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Amazon has this ASUS gaming laptop on sale for $300 off — the lowest price we’ve ever seen it

As much as console players don’t want to hear it (including myself), PC gaming does it better — from graphical power to control precision. However, shopping for them can be a bit difficult. It’s often a balancing act between cost and performance, especially when it comes to gaming laptops. But thanks to Amazon and ASUS, that headache has been drastically reduced. SEE ALSO: Sony’s stubborn stance on cross-compatibility is holding video games back The ASUS ROG STRIX Thin and Light gaming laptop is currently on sale for $999.99, down $300…

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