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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HP Stream 11 Review

The HP Stream 11 is a stylish Windows laptop that's just as affordable but more capable than a Chromebook, if you're willing to put up with a finicky touchpad.

Lenovo Y70 Touch Review

The Lenovo Y70 delivers midrange gaming performance with a vivid display and great audio, but don't expect long battery life.

MSI GT72 Dominator Pro Review

The MSI GT72 Dominator Pro gaming laptop delivers first-class speed and performance with excellent audio and a customizable keyboard.

Alienware 13 Review

The Alienware 13 takes PC gaming in a bold new direction, giving you a stunning display on the go and a powerful graphics accelerator for your abode.

ASUS G751JY Review

The ASUS G751JY gaming laptop delivers impressive Nvidia Maxwell graphics power and searing-fast SSDs in a sexy redesign.

Aorus X7 Review

The 17.3-inch Aorus X7 gaming laptop packs dual GPUs and triple SSDs into a super-slim chassis, but don't forget the power cord

Toshiba Chromebook 2 Review

The Toshiba Chromebook 2 refreshes the original with a slimmer design, a gorgeous 1080p IPS display and powerful speaker.

Samsung Chromebook 2 (Intel) Review

Samsung's updated 11-inch Chromebook 2 now has a more powerful Intel Celeron processor, but it suffers from a lackluster display.

Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme Review

The Dell Latitude 12 Rugged Extreme features mil-spec toughness, a rotating touch screen and strong performance to justify its hefty price tag.

Lenovo Y50-70 Touch Review

The Lenovo Y50-70 Touch combines midrange gaming power with an ultrasharp display, but it's not very bright.