Skip to main content

LAPTOP INTERACTIVE BUYING GUIDE

Laptop Buying Guide

Your laptop is your go-to device for everything from productivity and gaming to social networking, so you should pick the system that matches your needs and budget. With dozens of choices at different prices and sizes--ranging from $199 11-inch Chromebooks to $2,000, 17-inch gaming behemoths--picking the right portable can pose a challenge to even the most tech-savvy consumer. That’s why we’re here to help.

Just answer the questions below and we’ll provide custom recommendations based on your needs.

The official Geeks Geek, as his weekly column is titled, Avram Piltch has guided the editorial and production of Laptopmag.com since 2007. With his technical knowledge and passion for testing, Avram programmed several of LAPTOP's real-world benchmarks, including the LAPTOP Battery Test. He holds a master's degree in English from NYU.