To make a laptop run faster, check for viruses and remove them, defrag the hard drive, remove programs that are no longer needed, upgrade the hardware and reinstall the operating system. The difficulty ranges from very e... More »

The top five laptops as of 2105 include the Apple MacBook Air, Apple MacBook Pro, Asus ROG, Dell Inspiron 11 3000 series and Dell Inspiron 17 5000 series, according to PC Magazine. Brands such as HP Lenova, Razer and Tos... More »

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Tablets are designed to be compact and light, which makes them easier to carry around compared to laptops. Additionally, while a laptop only has an average battery life of 4 hours, tablets can store power for up to 8 hou... More »

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To speed up a laptop, check hardware sufficiency, clean the desktop, scan for system errors and uninstall programs. Next, defragment the hard drive, reinstall the operating system and adjust visual effects. The exact tim... More »

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To make your computer run faster, clear your cookies, perform a security scan, update your operating system and reduce the number of programs that run automatically during startup. This process takes 30 minutes to a coup... More »

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You can make your Mac run faster by decluttering the hard drive. Apple computers need at least 10 gigabytes of disk space to run efficiently and keep the system from slowing down. Uninstalling unused programs and removin... More »

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To defragment the hard drive for a Windows PC, use the operating system's built-in defragmenting utility, such as Disk Defragmenter for Windows 7 or Optimize Drives for Windows 8. Although these utilities run on a schedu... More »

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