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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Acer Teases Laptop From its New Predator Gaming Line

Rounding out its lineup of gaming-centric Predator desktops, tablets, and monitors, Acer unveiled a pair of new gaming notebooks. The Predator laptops will be available in 15 and 17-inch versions lat...

Acer Aspire R11 Strikes Yoga-Like Convertible Pose

Joining the ranks of pretty much every other notebook maker, Acer is debuting an 11-inch convertible whose lid can rotate 360 degrees, converting the notebook into an ersatz tablet. Weighing 3.48 poun...

Acer Switch 10, Switch 11 Convertibles Get a New Look

Acer's low-cost 2-in-1 hybrids are getting a few new looks. Borrowing from its high-end Aspire S7 notebook line, Acer is adding white 3 Gorilla Glass lids to its Switch 10 convertible, giving it a pre...

HP's Back to School Laptops with B&O Audio: Hands-on

Bye-bye, Beats. HP's refreshed lineup of Pavilion and Envy laptops will all be getting a boost from Bang & Olufsen speakers and audio technology. Starting as low as $409, HP's notebooks--the Pav...

10 USB Type-C Accessories and Cables Available Now

USB Type-C — the tiny, superfast connector designed to rule them all — garnered significant attention with the high-profile announcements of the new Apple MacBook and Google's new Chromebook Pixel...

Toshiba Kirabook (2015) Review

The Toshiba Kirabook is an attractive and powerful Ultrabook, but it's held back slightly by its dim display.

Origin Eon15-X Review

The 15-inch Origin Eon15-X packs the power of much larger notebooks.

Apple MacBook 12-inch Retina (2015) Review

The new MacBook is a fantastically light and compact laptop that delivers a rich display, long battery life and surprisingly strong ergonomics, but it needs more ports.

Samsung Ativ Book 9 (2015) Review

The Samsung ATIV Book 9 is a compact laptop with a stunning display and good overall performance, but it suffers from short battery life.

Dell Venue 10 7000 Hands-On: Android for Work on the Go

Dell is following up on its stunning Venue 8 7000 tablet with a bigger, equally beautiful sibling. The $499 Venue 10 7000 is an Android tablet designed for professionals. It features a crisp, 2560 x...