HP notebook battery alert: We’re recalling these models due to overheating fears

HP is recalling some notebook batteries because of fear of overheating and causing a fire and causing burns. The company issued the worldwide recall on Thursday, urging customers to check batteries in several laptop and mobile workstation models sold between December 2015 and December 2017. The affected batteries shipped with certain HP ProBook 64x (G2 and […]

Which Windows notebook should I buy for £500?

If you were in the market for a new laptop, what would you buy if your absolute maximum budget was £500? I’ve always liked 17in widescreen laptops but will switch to 15in, preferably with an Intel Core i5 processor, 8GB of RAM and a 1TB hard disk. Stuart My first thought was that your best bet […]

How to check whether HP laptop battery is recalled

On Tuesday HP recalled more than 100,000 batteries that could overheat and catch fire. Laptop models included in the recall include HP, Compaq, HP ProBook, HP Envy, Compaq Presario, and HP Pavilion Notebook Computers sold between March 2013 and October 2016, according to HP’s recall website. If you have any question whether your laptop is […]