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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ChromeOS Now Runs Android Apps, But Only On One Laptop

Back in 2014, Google promised that ChromeOS machines would be able to run Android apps: a feature that would, in theory, make life easier for developers and more convenient for users. The functionalit...

Sony Recalls Vaio Battery Packs Due to Fire Hazard

Sony is recalling the lithium-ion battery packs installed in 18 different models of its Vaio Series laptops from 2013. The battery packs, made by Panasonic, may overheat, risking burns and fire. The C...

Asus Q534 Is a Gorgeous 4K 2-in-1, Headed to Best Buy

If you want the best possible display on your 2-in-1, you'll want to keep your eyes out for Asus' Q534. The laptop, which will be exclusive to Best Buy, boasts a 15.6-inch 4K display and will cost $1,...

Alienware 13 OLED Review

The Alienware 13 puts the most dazzling laptop screen ever in a portable design with powerful graphics performance and excellent audio.

Alienware 13 OLED Review

The Alienware 13 puts the most dazzling laptop screen ever in a portable design with powerful graphics performance and excellent audio.

How to Upgrade Your Laptop’s Hard Drive to an SSD

There's no better way to speed up and upgrade a laptop than to replace its mechanical drive with an SSD (Solid State Drive). It's a no-brainer, but if the thought of reinstalling Windows 10 and all of...

Contactless 'Kiss' Connector is Like NFC on Steroids

The PC industry is just starting to embrace USB Type-C and Thunderbolt 3, but one company wants us to move beyond wires and ports already. Keyssa's "Kiss" connector provides up to 6 Gbps of wireless ...

Asus ZenBook 3 vs MacBook: Has Apple Met Its Match?

 With its upcoming ZenBook 3, Asus is the latest company to compete with Apple's superthin 12-inch MacBook. Due out later this year, the 12.5-inch laptop is even slimmer than the MacBook and one-ups ...

Will Android Apps Make Chromebooks Worth It?

The crowd at Google's I/O developer conference got their hands on Chromebooks running Android apps, but now you can finally get your own look at a workflow using the best the Play Store has to offer. ...

Acer's New Switch Windows 2-in-1 Is Chromebook Cheap

If you're looking for a lightweight 2-in-1 that's even lighter on your wallet than your hands, Acer has a pair of interesting 10-inch options. Shown for the first time this week at Computex, the $199 ...