The XPS 17 sports four Thunderbolt 3 ports, a full-size SD card reader, and a 3.5 mm headphone jack. It is a very well-connected modern machine, though there is no USB-A, as there has been in previous XPS laptops. Dell is kind enough to include a USB-C to USB-A 3.0 cable and HDMI dongle in the box, however. If you’re considering differences in ports when looking at the two laptops, there’s just one. The MacBook has four Thunderbolt 3 USB-C ports, as well as a headphone jack, but there is no SD card slot. That means you’ll need to dongle up with the MacBook. … [Read more...] about Dell XPS 17 vs. MacBook Pro 16-inch: Which big laptop reigns supreme?
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It’s a given that it has 3,840 x 2,160 resolution for lifelike motion pictures, and it only gets better from there. The V-Series comes with both HDR 10 and industry-leading Dolby Vision HDR compatibility, which renders applicable media with far more the visual finesse than standard HDR. This means that you’re getting the full breadth of everything you watch, down to every last grain of sand and pixel-thin outline, emboldened by true black contrasts. However, just like the TCL 4 Series, the V-Series also has a number of downsides. The first of these is its limited color palette, causing some scenes to appear grayer than intended. The next is its weakness in bright rooms, doing the faintly washed-out colors no favors. Last are its restrictive viewing angles, forcing you to position yourself directly in front of the TV if you don’t want your experience hampered by unwatchable desaturation. Thankfully, the last two factors are easily remedied by seating yourself in front … [Read more...] about Cheap 65-inch 4K TVs: Save big on LG, Samsung, TCL, and Vizio
Installation The Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus only takes minutes to set up and doesn’t require hiring a professional to mount it to a wall. To be compatible, you’ll need an existing doorbell system that’s 8-24 VAC, but if your doorbell doesn’t meet these specifications, you can install the Ring doorbell wirelessly. Wireless installation is quick and easy. Simply insert the charged battery pack into the doorbell and open the Ring app to customize your settings. If you’re installing it through wires, Ring provides an easy step-by-step guide, along with tips. For example, if your current doorbell is located high up, you can purchase a wedge mount to properly adjust the angle for viewing guests through the camera. Your Ring purchase also includes extendable wires and nuts if the wires from your previous doorbell are too short to access. … [Read more...] about Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus vs. Google Nest Hello
As the coronavirus spread across the world, so too did misinformation online. Conspiracies about the origins of the virus inflamed tensions between the United States and China; people claimed the virus came from a Chinese laboratory, prompting Chinese sources to accuse the U.S. of being the source of the virus. Politicians jumped in on the conspiracy-mongering. … [Read more...] about Trump’s executive order could be a disaster for thwarting misinformation
While refrigerators are usually listed in their internal cubic capacity, its external measurements are what you need to assess at this point. Apart from its width, you’ll also have to check for its depth and height. You’d want to make sure that there’s a 1-inch allowance from the top and the back to provide ventilation for its motor and compressor. Since most refrigerators need their doors to be fully open to access all its shelves and drawers, it is wise to leave two inches of extra space from its hinge so your fridge as well as the walls, or cupboards are spared from a beating. … [Read more...] about These are the best cheap refrigerator deals for June 2020