Laptop Guide

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

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Asus GX800 Hands-on: A Water-Cooled Gaming Beast

"That looks like a f***ing space cruiser!""WTF is that thing?""That's not a laptop, it's a space engine!""Who, why? What's it do? What's it doing right now?""This thing is weird."Those are just a few ...

Why You Should Really Buy a Laptop With an SSD (Really!)

You wouldn't buy a brand-new car with a Ford Model T engine. So why would you merge onto the information superhighway with a laptop that uses an old-school mechanical hard drive? If you want a fast, r...

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air Overpowers Apple for Just $750

Xiaomi has unleashed its first Windows laptops in China, and the company isn't shy about taking direct aim at Apple.The unoriginally named Notebook Air comes in two versions clad in a smooth aluminum,...

MSI WT72 6QN Review

The first mobile workstation with VR support, the MSI WT72 6QN offers powerful performance and a stunning 4K display.

Laptop Lock Buying Guide: 5 Things You Need to Know

If you're running a business, writing papers in your dorm room or writing the next great novel at the local coffee shop, your laptop is at risk of being stolen. You can purchase remote-wiping software...

Lenovo ThinkPad L560 Review

The ThinkPad L560 offers long battery life and deep key travel, but its display and speakers leave something to be desired.

Two More Chromebooks Get Android Apps. Is Yours Next?

Some day in the not-too-distant future all new Chromebooks will be able to run Android apps. However, right now, that capability is limited to a handful of systems.  Just this week, the search gian...

Microsoft Will Give You a Dell Laptop If They Can't Upgrade You to Windows 10

The free upgrade offer to Windows 10 is closing; just two weeks left. Microsoft is pulling out all the stops to try and get everyone on board. If you bring your laptop to a Microsoft Store and their t...

Dell Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1 Review

The Dell Inspiron 11 3000 2-in-1 is an affordable convertible with not much else going for it.

Samsung Notebook 7 Spin Review

The Samsung Notebook 7 Spin is the most attractive 2-in-1 out there, but its short battery life and shallow keyboard hold it back from greatness.