The Acer Predator Triton 300 SE boasts strong performance and decent battery life packed into a sleek 14-inch chassis, all for an affordable price.
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The LG Gram 16 offers incredible battery life and a large super-high-res display, but the performance could be stronger.
HP's EliteBook 1040 G7 is an outstanding laptop that excels in almost every area — it earns our strong recommendation if you can pay the sky-high price.
The Asus ZenBook 13 UM325S offers awesome performance, a gorgeous OLED display and long battery life, but its compact design puts the keyboard in an uncomfortable position.
Lenovo's ThinkPad X12 Detachable is an excellent 2-in-1 tablet for business users — one that edges out the Surface Pro 7+ in many ways.
The Dell XPS 13 bundles a stunning 4K display, great performance and a comfortable keyboard into a svelte, premium chassis.
The Razer Blade 15 Base Edition (2021) offers great graphics power and a colorful 1440p panel, but it suffers from middling CPU performance and a dim display.
Microsoft's Surface Pro 7+ improves upon the consumer model with faster performance and a few usability features but this business tablet has some drawbacks.
The Acer Swift 3x is a zippy machine for impatient content creators who want a fast-performing laptop that can handle light photo and video editing; it’s a shame about that battery life, though.
The Vaio Z sports a lightning-fast SSD and a gorgeous 4K display packed in a super light design, but it is egregiously overpriced and can’t compare to other flagships.
When 17-inch laptops are too big and 13- and 14-inch systems don't have enough screen real estate, 15-inch laptops are there to fill that midsize hole in your life.
The Acer ConceptD 7 Ezel offers powerful gaming and overall performance with good battery life and a sliding 4K display, but that panel lacks vividness.
The Gateway Creator Series 15.6-inch Performance Notebook is a mixed bag of greatness at a very affordable price and bizarre choices for a performance notebook
The HP Envy 14 (2021) excels in performance and packs a pretty 14-inch, 16:10 display along with a discrete Nvidia GPU, but it fell short in some areas.
The Porsche Design Acer Book RS sports excellent performance and amazing battery life, but it’s pricey thanks to a tacky design.
The Asus ROG Zephyrus G15 (GA503Q) delivers almost everything you want in a gaming laptop from kickass performance and battery life to punchy speakers and a clicky keyboard.
HP’s EliteBook 845 G7 is a snappy performing performer that should be snatched up while it’s still flying under the radar.
The HP Omen 15 is an attractive, fun gaming laptop with a gorgeous 4K display that invites you to play all day, every day as long as you have an outlet nearby