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 2015 laptops for your needs and your budget.

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A Month with the New MacBook: Living the Compromised Life

Laptops aren't usually controversial, but the new MacBook is. That's because in order to create one of the thinnest and lightest notebooks ever, this 2-pound wonder eschews traditional ports and slots...

Apple Fusion Keyboard Could Make Touchpads Obsolete

Apple may want to change the way we think about keyboards, mice, and touchpads. The company has been granted a new series of patents for what it calls a "fusion keyboard," which marries the functions...

Laptops with the Longest Battery Life

No matter how stacked its specs are, a laptop is useless if it can't hold a charge. Fortunately, there are plenty of notebooks that go the distance. Using our Laptop Mag Battery Test (continuous Web s...

Lenovo ThinkPad X250 Review

Lenovo's 12.5-inch ThinkPad X250 fits epic battery life, a sharp display and a snappy keyboard into a lightweight, durable package.

Razer Blade (2015) Review

The Razer Blade is a slim stunner that now packs GeForce GTX 970M graphics, making it a lightweight gaming powerhouse.

HP ZBook 15u G2 Review

The HP ZBook 15u G2 is a lightweight work notebook that offers a military-standard durable design and solid overall performance.

Best MacBook Decals and Skins 2015

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...

Alienware 15 (2015) Review

While it's bigger and heavier than gaming notebooks of similar size, the Alienware 15 offers solid graphics performance for less than the competition.

Lenovo ThinkPad E450 Review

The Lenovo ThinkPad E450 is a solid, affordable small-business laptop with a comfy keyboard but mediocre battery life.

Alienware 17 (2015) Review

The Alienware 17 gets updated with an Nvidia GeForce 980M GPU and an optional graphics amplifier for unrivaled gaming power.