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 2014 laptops for your needs and your budget.

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Acer Aspire E14 (E5-471-59RT) Review

The Raspberry Red Acer Aspire E5-471-59RT is a long-lasting system for those looking for a budget laptop with style.

Lenovo Flex 2 15 Review

The Lenovo Flex 2 offers solid performance and a full-HD touch display that flips into stand mode for a budget price.

Razer Blade 14 (2014) Review

The Razer Blade 14 is comfortably seated at the intersection of portability and power, offering excellent graphics and gaming performance with an ultra-high-res display in a slim, lightweight chassis.

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 Y40 Review

The Lenovo Y40 offers solid gaming performance in a sexy and light design, as well as long battery life, but the screen doesn't pop.

Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display (13-Inch, 2014) Review

Apple's refreshed 13-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display offers a boost in performance and endurance over last year's model.

Toshiba Satellite Click 2 Review

The Toshiba Satellite Click 2 is an affordable 2-in-1 laptop-tablet combo with good endurance, but its bulk and stiff keyboard are turnoffs.

10 Best Back-to-School Laptop Backpacks 2014

Students carry a heavy burden. They need to move their books, their tech and their food from class to class. In many ways, it's their most important organizational tool. However, not all backpacks are...

Top 8 Windows 8.1 Tablets and Hybrids

There's finally a Start button, smarter search, improved multitasking and a broader array of compelling apps. But Microsoft's Windows 8.1 OS doesn't really shine unless you have a great tablet or hybrid to go along with it.

Acer Aspire V3-111P Review

The Acer Aspire V3-111P is a lightweight touch-screen laptop that offers solid everyday performance and excellent audio for a very affordable price.