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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Lenovo ThinkPad E560 Review

The Lenovo ThinkPad E560 has almost 8 hours of battery life and a comfortable keyboard, but it doesn't stand up to the durability standards of other business laptops.

USB Docks Output to 4 Different 4K Monitors Over Single Connection

Just how many 4K monitors can your laptop connect to at once? Just one, and that's only if your GPU supports 4K output and you have a DisplayPort or HDMI-out port.However, with a dock using DisplayLi...

Water-Resistant Touchpad Takes a Dripping and Keeps on Swiping

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Many of today's more durable laptops have spill-resistant keyboards that can survive having some liquid knocked onto them. But what about the touchpads, which are just as likely to ...

Asus ROG GX800 May Be World's Most Powerful Laptop

Putting water cooling on a laptop is ridiculous enough, but at Computex 2016, Asus took crazy to a whole new level by shoehorning a second desktop-level GPU into its beastly 18.4-inch ROG GX800.The ma...

Asus ROG Strix (GL502VT-DS74) Review

The Asus ROG Strix combines great gaming performance with excellent battery life and a vivid 1080p display, but it runs hot.

Asus' New Graphics Amp Could Put Desktops Out of a Job

One big advantage desktops hold over gaming notebooks is the ease with which you can upgrade its parts. But with Asus' ROG XG Station 2, that lead could be a thing of the past.That's because Asus' sec...

The Gigabyte Aero 14: Powerful, Portable and Productive

TAIPEI, Taiwan — I spend a lot of time writing, but that's not all I do. I spend a fair bit of time photo editing, YouTube streaming and PC gaming, when the time and place allows. That's what makes...

Dell's Inspiron 2-in-1s Do Full HD, Windows Hello for $529

Students and families looking for an affordable 2-in-1 laptop have a set of compelling new options from Dell. Available June 2nd, the Inspiron 11 3000, 13 5000 and 15 5000 offer stylish designs and so...

Acer Aspire V15 Nitro Black Edition Review

The Acer Aspire V15 Nitro Black Edition combines elegant looks with midtier gaming performance, but it doesn't offer enough battery life.

Asus ZenBook 3 Packs Core i7 CPU in MacBook-Size Body

Ultrathin laptops with a handful of USB Type-C ports are all the rage in 2016. Earlier this spring, Apple refreshed its MacBook 12-inch while HP rolled out its even-thinner EliteBook Folio G1 and anno...