The ThinkPad X1 Carbon is an excellent business ultraportable, offering strong performance, long battery life and an improved keyboard, all in a svelte and durable design.
Toshiba's Encore 2 Write is a fairly good option for the note-taking student or professional who wants a slate with a stylus, but the display doesn't pop.
The ZenBook UX305 stuns with a gorgeous all-aluminum body, a thin, fanless design, and 9-plus hours of battery life -- all for just $699.
The Acer Aspire Switch 11 is a 2-in-1 hybrid that offers solid power and performance for the money, but short battery life and a top-heavy design hold it back.
With its face-melting performance, a fantastic mechanical keyboard and upgrade-friendly chassis, the MSI GT80 Titan SLI is the gaming laptop to beat.
The $229 Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 is a long-lasting 8-inch Android tablet that features a flexible kickstand design, bright display and loud speakers.
The Dell XPS 13 is the best ultraportable laptop for the money, thanks to its wonderfully compact design, long battery life and snappy performance.
Samsung's ATIV Book 9 Plus is a gorgeous, aluminum-clad ultraportable with a vibrant quad-HD touch screen and fairly strong battery life.
Offering a swivel screen with multiple modes, Acer's R13 is a 2-in-1 that delivers powerful performance in a versatile but clunky design.
The Edge 15 picks up where the Flex 2 15 left off, with a 300-degree full HD screen, a premium aluminum design and booming speakers.