Laptop Guide

If you're in the market for a high-performance laptop, you have plenty of choices. Unfortunately, you'll have to navigate a minefield of inferior options. Our laptop reviews and buying guides are here to help you find and compare the best 2016 laptops for your needs and your budget.

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Toshiba Satellite Radius 12 Review

A brilliant 4K display, a portable and attractive design, and above-average performance are spoiled by short battery life.

Toshiba Satellite L55-C5340 Review

Powerful speakers can't save the Satellite L55-C5340 from mediocre performance, pitiful battery life and useless bloatware.

Best USB Type-C Accessories and Cables

USB Type-C will soon be the new standard connector for both charging and data. Last year, Type-C appeared as a port on a handful of systems, including the Apple MacBook and Google's new Chromebook Pix...

Toshiba Satellite L55T-C5388 Review

Excellent audio helps this multitasker, but the Satellite L55T's low-res screen and short battery life will give shoppers pause.

Splurge or Purge: What Laptop Features Are Worth the Money?

It is the best of times; it is the worst of times. The average retail selling price for a Windows laptop is just $448 (NPD data) and you can get a very capable one for much less. However, PC vendors a...

Origin Eon 17 SLX Review

The Origin PC Eon17-SLX is a perfect storm of speed, power and design in a large but elegant chassis.

Vaio Z Flip Review

The Vaio Z Flip's bold display, fast performance and long battery life make it a strong 2-in-1, but the touchpad could be better.

Alienware 17 R3 (2016) Review

An excellent gaming laptop, the Alienware 17 features a gorgeous 4K screen and a secret weapon in its optional graphics amp.

Best MacBook Decals and Skins

Apple MacBooks are beautiful machines on their own, but the more people buy them, the more your machine will look the same. So why not make it more your own? There is a plethora of decals and skins av...

The Big Short: Laptop Makers Exaggerating Battery Life

Do you like the idea of being handcuffed to an electrical socket all day? Unfortunately, a number of PC vendors think you won't mind too much. Lately, we've seen a number of high-profile laptops and 2...